Theo Ford-Sagers is a regular contributor to Land Rover Owner magazine, as well as various classic vehicle publications, and writes from his home in Scotland. His most cherished possession is the 1968 Series IIA that he has owned for over a decade, and which once took him to the Alps – together with Ben in his 1949 Series I.
Benjamin Stowe has spent his entire working life building Land Rovers for work and pleasure. He has owned twenty-three Series Is, restored over forty, and travelled all over Europe in Series Is that he has built for the purpose. Career highlights include his 1948 80in winning the Series One Club’s ‘Best Restoration’ at the club’s National Rally in 2018, and restoring the famous ‘Oxford’ Series I for the Last Overland expedition from Singapore to London. He runs Black Paw 4x4 Ltd, a Land Rover specialist in Yorkshire.