Glenfrome Ltd - UK

Glenfrome of England

 
     Glenfrome Ashton              Glenfrome Clifton           Glenfrome Ceremonial         Glenfrome Westbury          Glenfrome Portway            Glenfrome Facet
                                
          
1984 Glenfrome Ashton      1984 Glenfrome Clifton        Glenfrome Ceremonial     1984 Glenfrome Westbury  1984 Glenfrome Portway    1984 Glenfrome Facet 
 
 
    Glenfrome Profile         Symbol Glenfrome Profile       Glenfrome of England
                  
            
 1984 Glenfrome Profile      1985 Glenfrome Profile     1985 Glenfrome Collection 
 
 
 
 
Glenfrome Ashton - convertible
 
From the Glenfrome Ashton brochure:
In the world of luxury automobiles, Glenfrome of England stands as a symbol of the very best of
modern auto engineering combined with superb design and magnificent finish, using only the
finest materials available.
Unique amongst their extensive range of very individual vehicles based upon the world renowned
Range Rover, is the Glenfrome Ashton Convertible.
The Ashton is a luxury 4/5 seater which features a power operated hood to provide the most
luxurious off road open air travel available anywhere today.
As with all Glenfrome vehicles, the Ashton is equipped to suit the most discerning motorist and
can be fitted with an extensive range of options some of which are seen below.
 
Ashton was possible to order both in standard wheelbase and in 10" stretched version
 
- Quality coach paint finish
- Duo tones or with coachlines
- Colour keyed bumpers, grilles, wheels etc
- Choice of front end styles
- Chrome bumpers
- Flared wheel arches                                                                                                                       Glenfrome Ashton convertible in standard 100" wheelbase version
- Wide alloy wheels with All Terrain tyres
- Lift up boot lid
- Electrically operated windows
- Central locking
- Electrically adjusting door mirrors
- Interior retrim in choice of quality materials
- Reshaping of seats for greater comfort
- Restyling of dashboard in leather and burr walnut
- Colour keyed deep pile carpets and lamb wool over-rugs
- Tandem air conditioning
- High-fidelity radio and tape player
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
                                                                                                                                                      Glenfrome Ashton interior with reworked fascia and leather interior
 
                                                                
 
                                                        Shown with hood up, boot lid open and visible deep pile carpets              Beautiful profile of the Glenfrome Ashton convertible
 
                                                                                                                                                         
 
                                                                                                                                                   Glenfrome Ashton convertible with special grille and quad front lights
 
 
 
 
Glenfrome Facet - Sports Coupé
 
From the Glenfrome Facet brochure (1984): 
Glenfrome of England are renowned the world over for the superior craftmanship which goes into
each of their spectacular specialist vehicles.
And none is more spectacular than the ultra futuristic Facet. Based on the Range Rover, probably
the best standard production four wheel drive vehicle in the world, the Facet has a wedge shaped
body shell which singles it out as an all terrain vehicle for true individualists.
Occupants sit in air-conditioned luxury and are protected by a tubular roll cage, and massive crash
bars back and front.
With removal of the lift out roof panel, which stores conveniently in the front compartment beneath
the hydro-electrically lifted bonnet, and the operation of the electrically operated rear window, the
Facet brings real open air motoring to the luxury sports coupé.
The Facet's superb off-road characteristics and tough go-anywhere construction are complemented
by the superb standard of finish which has become the Glenfrome trade mark.
 
A list of other Glenfrome options for Facet: 
                                                                                                                                                         Glenfrome Facet with the futuristic and characteristic shape
- Duo tone or with coachlines
- Colour keyed bumpers
- A choice of wide alloy wheels with All Terrain tyres
- Electrically operated windows
- Central locking
- Electrically adjusting door mirrors
- Interior retrim in choice of quality materials
- Reshaping of seats for greater comfort
- Restyling of dashboard in leather and burr walnut
- Colour keyed carpets and lambs wool over-rugs
- High-fidelity radio and tape player
- High capacity electric winch discreetly fitted within the frontal area
 
Designed by Dennis Adams 
 
                                                                                                                                                         Glenfrome Facet is the most reworked conversion ever made
 
 
                                                                                                                                                     
 
                                                                                                                                                Designed by Dennis Adams; both Facet & Profile were uncompromised
 
 
                                                   
 
                                           The roof panel conveniently stoved in a cassette under the bonnet             Upgraded interior with superb comfort, A/C and open air driving
 
                                                 
 
                                              Glenfrome Facet was the ultimate go-anywhere conversion                     Typical Glenfrome fascia and black and white interior upholstery
 
 
 
 
Glenfrome Profile
 
From the Glenfrome Profile brochure(1984):
Profile's 2 door, wedge-shaped, glass reinforced polyester body is fitted to a substantial
steel chassis and the power comes from a high performance V8 engine. A full 4-seater,
the car's occupants sit in air conditioned luxury, protected by a tubular steel roll cage.
 
For two stages of fresh air motoring, however, the car features an electrically operated
fabric folding sun roof and a laundelet style folding hood.
 
Standard equipment incudes electrically adjusting front seats, power windows, central
door locking and electrically operated door mirrors. Profile also ingeniously conceals
an 8,000 lb capacity remotely controlled winch at the front.
 
The rear mounted spare wheel swings sideways to provide easy access to the 12 cu.
ft. capacity boot.
 
 
 
 
 
                                                                                                                                                      The massive front of Glenfrome Profile, the open variant of Facet
 
 
                                                        
 
                                                           The profile of Glenfrome Profile shown with the sunroof folded back and the laundelet folding hood down, and at right closed
 
 
                                                       
 
                                                  A special Glenfrome facia solution incorporating 1985MY binnacle   Comfortable rear seat with totally reworked from the original solution
 
 
 
 
Glenfrome Ceremonial Review conversion
 
From the Glenfrome Ceremonial Review brochure (1984):
Renowned for their expertise and capabilities in building the world's most lucurious cars, Glenfrome
of England also build highly specialised 'one-off' vehicles such as the Glenfrome Review.
Based on the Range Rover, the model shown creates a mobile dais for the reviewing of military
exercises, parades or state occasions.
Special people and special occasions require very special vehicles and Glenfrome will be proud
to use their expertise as designers and highly skilled craftsmen, to build a vehicle to suit your
particular requirement, whatever the occasion.
 
This special 'one-off' Glenfrome comversion was originally a 4 door converted to a state review
conversion with a ramp and stairs to a dais for ceremonial occasions for the Sultan of Brunei.
All painted gold metallic outside and red interior.
 
Link to a picture of the Glenfrome Ceremonial Review vehicle used by the Sultan of Brunei. 
 
                                                                                                                                                         Glenfrome Ceremonial Review was built for the Sultan of Brunei
 
                                                                  
 
                                                            The Glenfrome Ceremonial Review shown from rear with red interior. At state review by Sultan of Brunei can be seen here. 
 
 
 
 
Glenfrome Clifton - 24" extension
 
From the Glenfrome Clifton brochure (1984):
It is the objective of Glenfrome of England to build the world's most spectacular and individual vehicles for the world's most discerning and individual owners.
To achieve this end, Glenfrome employ the most dedicated and skilled craftsmen, the finest designers and draftsmen, and utilise only the finest materials available - from rich conolly hide to mink and other fine furs. Based upon the world renowned Range Rover four wheel drive vehicle, the Clifton is a superb example of the classic Glenfrome luxury vehicle.
The Clifton has a 24 inch extension to afford additional comfort to rear passengers and allow for installation of an extensive range of amenties ranging from TV and video to soft drinks refrigerator and individual air conditioning.
 
A list of other Glenfrome options for Clifton: 
 
- 24" / 61 cm longer wheelbase
- Quality coach paint finish
- Duo tone or with coachlines
- Colour keyed bumpers, grilles, wheels etc                                                                                            Glenfrome Clifton with 24" longer wheelbase and extra doors
- Choice of front end styles
- Matching vinyl roof covering
- Folding fabric sunroof
- Flared wheel arches
- Electric steel or glass tilt and slide sunroof
- Optional with double moonroofs
- Wide alloy wheels with All Terrain tyres
- Electrically operated windows
- Central locking on five doors
- Electrically adjusting door mirrors
- Interior retrim in choice of quality materials
- Reshaping of seats for greater comfort
- Restyling of dashboard in leather and burr walnut
- Colour keyed carpets and lambs wool over-rugs
- Tandem air conditioning
- Soft drinks cool-box
- Wide choice of in-car entertainment
        Video play-back, television
        High fidelity radio and tape player
- Fridge freezer to rear compartment
- Additional seats to rear compartment
- Swing-away wheel carrier for spare wheel
 
                                                     
 
                                                      Typical reworked Glenfrome fascia with leather and burl walnut         Entertainment equipment for rear seat passengers, from mid-80's
 
                                       
 
                                         Early version of the Glenfrome Clifton with round front lights                     Luxurious interior on the Glenfrome Clifton with a wide range of options
 
 
 
 
Glenfrome Falcon - hunting and military vehicles
 
Glenfrome Falcon 2-door and 4-door are open-top hunting vehicles for falcon hunting
 
- Fold down windscreen
- Roll-over hoop
- Side facing rear seats
- On 4-door with rear bench and inward seats at the rear
- Full canvas roof
- Long range fuel tanks
- Fresh water tanks
- Armoury mounting for military patrol use
- Optional as review version with rear seats raised by 12"
 
 
 
                                                                                                                                                            Glenfrome Falcon 4-door with hood and windows mounted 
 
                                                            
 
                                                       Glenfrome Falcon 2-door with armoury mount for military use         Glenfrome Falcon with hood and windows down, ready for hunting 
 
 
 
 
Glenfrome Filton - 9" extension
 
Based on the 4-door Range Rover with 9" extension of the wheelbase, for better comfort. 
 
- 9" / 29 cm longer wheelbase
- Power windows, locks and mirrors
- Far better legroom for rear passengers than standard Range Rover
- Wide range of interior choices
- Optional Glenfrome reworked fascia
- Optional Glenfrome front end with double front lights
- Wheelarch flares and wider all-terrain tyres
- Optional radio telephone
 
 
 
 
                                                                                                                                                       Glenfrome Filton with 9" longer wheelbase and special front end
 
 
 
 
Glenfrome Hawk - personnel carrier
 
Truck style cab and inward facing benches at the rear for personnel transport
 
- Standard 2-door wheelbase
- Truck cab
- Inward facing rear benches
- No canvas hood
- Side hinged rear door with fold down rear steps
- Air conditioning
- Roll cage
- Long range fuel tanks
- Fresh water tanks
- Flared wheel arches and all-terraing tyres
- Bull bar
- Additional lightning and roof mounted spare wheel
 
 
                                                                                                                                                                     Glenfrome Hawk truck and personnel carrier
 
 
 
 
Glenfrome Portway - 36" extension and 6 doors
 
From the Glenfrome Portway brochure (1984):
Designed as a luxury vehicle for up to twelve persons, the Glenfrome Portway 6-door Range Rover
is the largest of the range of Glenfrome four wheel drive automobiles and features all of those
characteristics which have made Glenfrome of England a watchword in the world of ultra luxury
transport.
No expence is spared to ensure that each Portway that leaves the workshops is a superb example
of the automobile builders art.
The most skilled craftsmen use only the very best materials ranging from Canadian Burr Walnut to
rich Conolly hide leather to enable Glenfrome to offer you a vehicle of outstanding quality and individualism to enhance your lifestyle.
A range of options is available for the Portway and many features can be tailored to your precise
requirement.
                                                                                                                                                       The ultimate personnel carrier, Glenfrome Portway with 6 doors
A list of other Glenfrome options for Portway: 
 
- 36" / 91,4 cm extended wheelbase with a total length of 212" / 537 cm
- 6 doors
- Quality coach paint finish
- Duo tone or with coachlines
- Colour keyed bumpers, grilles, wheels etc
- Matching vinyl roof covering
- Folding fabric sunroof
- Electric steel or glass tilt and slide sunroof
- Choice of front end styles
- Flared wheel arches
- Wide alloy wheels with All Terrain tyres
- Electrically operated windows
- Central locking on seven doors                                                                                                        Luxurious Glenfrome Portway with the typical 'Glenfrome' front end
- Electrically adjusting door mirrors
- Interior retrim in choice of quality materials
- Reshape of seats for greater comfort
- Restyling of dashboard in leather and burr walnut
- Colour keyed carpets and lambs wool over-rugs
- Tandem air conditioning
- High fidelity radio and tape player
- Fridge freezer to rear compartment
- Extra seat bench and occational seats at the rear for up to 12 seats 
- Swing-away wheel carrier for spare wheel
- Long range fuel tank and fresh water tank
- Also sold as Elektiar by Elektiar in Saudi Arabia and London
 
Prices - October 1985: 
Portway six door conversion includes 3rd row of seats and HD suspension     £ 8 975.00 
 
- Tandem rear mounted air conditioning unit                                                 £    955.00
- Electric til and slide sunroof with vinyl surround                                          £ 1 179.00 
- Additional side facing rear seats to match iterior - two seats                        £    396.00
- Rear mounted swing away spare wheel carrier, necessary w/ 2 extra seats  £    243.00
- Electric windows                                                                                     £    400.00                        Typical Glenfrome dashboard in Burr Wallnut and Conolly leather
- Central locking                                                                                        £    325.00
 
                                            
  
                                     Rather standard level of the interior, but could be ordered with many options               Glenfrome Portway with 136" wheelbase and 6 doors
 
 
 
 
Glenfrome Six - 6 wheeled conversions
 
Glenfrome Six could be ordered as 6x4 or 6x6 with any rebodied desired shapes
 
- 36" wheelbase extension from front to rear axles
- 6x4 or 6x6 versions available
- 2 or 4 door available
- Any desireable shapes available; pick-up, raised roof, hunting version
- Extra bench available for up to 8 passengers
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
                                                                                                                                                              Glenfrome Six with a wide varities of options available
 
                                                                                                                                                        
 
                                                                                                                                                                  Glenfrome Six in pickup conversion form, from 1981
 
 
Glenfrome Westbury - 33" extension
 
From the Glenfrome Westbury brochure (1984):
For over ten years, Glenfrome of England have been hand-building some of the World's most luxurious and individual motor cars for the World's most discerning and individual owners. Using only the finest materials available, Glenfrome's master-craftsmen create a standard of excellence which has made Glenfrome drivers the envy of the motoring world.
Each vehicle is a unique example of the most modern automotive engineering and electronics, combined with the very best of traditional coach and carriage building skills.
The Glenfrome Westbury Range Rover exemplifies the skill and care necessary to achieve such a high standard.
Based upon the renowned Range Rover four wheel drive, the Westbury boasts an additional 33 inches of length to afford greater rear passenger comfort and allow for the installation of two occasional folding seats.
A comprehensive range of styling and equipment options is offered. Restyled front ends, 12 coat
coach work finishes, ultra luxury interiors using the finest Conolly Hide and exquisite Canadian Burr        Ultra long Glenfrome Westbury the special Glenfrome front end
Walnut, TV and Video consoles and ice boxes are just some of those options shown in the
brochure.
 
A list of other Glenfrome options for Westbury: 
 
- 33" / 84 cm longer wheelbase with a total vehicle length of 209" / 531 cm
- Extra stretched rear door lengths on models based on 4 door vehicle
- Quality coach paint finish
- Duo tone or with coachlines
- Colour keyed bumpers, grilles, wheels etc
- Matching vinyl roof covering
- Folding fabric sunroof                                                                                                                         Glenfrome Westbury with longer rear doors than front doors
- Electric steel or glass tilt and slide sunroof
- Choice of front end styles
- Flared wheel arches
- Wide alloy wheels with All Terrain tyres
- Electrically operated windows
- Central locking on five doors
- Electrically adjusting door mirrors
- Occasional folding seats
- Interior retrim in choice of quality materials
- Reshaping of seats for greater comfort
- Restyling of dashboard in leather and burr walnut
- Colour keyed carpets and lambs wool over-rugs
- Tandem air conditioning
- Soft drinks cool-box
- Wide choice of in-car entertainment
        - Video play-back, television
        - High fidelity radio and tape player
- Fridge freezer to rear compartment
- Additional seats to rear compartment
- Swing-away wheel carrier for spare wheel
 
 
 
                                                                                                                                                     Occasional seats and entertainment center with A/C and soft drinks
 
                                                                         
 
                                                                The interior furnishing could be delivered with many options       Early version of the Glenfrome Westbury with 2-door handles