- The original Land Rover ends production
- More than two million were produced
- Production began of the first models in 1948
- But what will replace the British icon?
(CNN)It is a vehicle that enjoys as much affection as other motoring icons, like the VW Beetle, the Ford Mustang or the original Mini -- but this week, Land Rover is finally turning off the production line for the Defender, the car that lent its name to the company.