In the 1960s the landrover was adapted to carry the powerful 120mm WOMBAT anti-tank gun. In continued in service even after the introduction of anti tank missiles up until the 1980s as a reserve weapon. It also remained in service with the Berlin Brigade, as ATGM were of limited use in built up areas.
The Land Rover 1/2 tonner came out a project to find an air transportable run about that could be lifted by early Helicopters or parachuted from an aircraft. A military specification Land Rover 88 was “lightened” and all absolutely un-necessary equipemnt removed bringing the weight to 1202kg. Manufactured from 1968-84. Used by 20 countries including Denmark, Belgium and Holland.