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Rover or rovers may refer to:

Automobiles and motorcycles[edit]

  • Freight Rover (1981–1986), a commercial vehicle manufacturing division of Leyland
  • Land Rover Group (1981–1987), a light commercial vehicle division of Leyland
  • Land Rover, a brand of 4-wheel drive vehicles by the British manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover
  • MG Rover Group (2000–2005), a British mass-production car manufacturer, formerly the Rover Group
  • Rover Company (1885–1967), a British car manufacturing company, absorbed into Leyland Motor Corporation
  • Rover Group (1986–2000), a British car manufacturer, previously known as British Leyland
  • Rover Light Armoured Car, an armored car produced in Australia during World War II
  • Rover (marque), British automotive marque (brand) in use from 1904–2005
  • Rover (motorcycles), a British bicycle and motorcycle manufacturer before it began the manufacture of motor cars


  • GWR Rover class, a class of locomotives on the Great Western Railway
  • Rover, a GWR 3031 Class locomotive in service on the Great Western Railway between 1891 and 1915

Space exploration[edit]



Football (soccer) teams[edit]

Other sports uses[edit]



  • Elena Rover (born 1966), digital strategy consultant in the New York area
  • Jolanda de Rover (born 1963), former backstroke swimmer from the Netherlands
  • Rover Thomas (c. 1920–1998), Indigenous Australian artist


In the United States

Other uses[edit]

  • Rover chair, designed by industrial designer Ron Arad
  • Rover Coaches, an Australian bus company operating services in the Hunter Valley
  • Rover (fish), common name for fish in the family Emmelichthyidae
  • Rover (lawnmower), Australian brand of lawnmower
  • Rover Scout, a programme within Scouting in some countries for young men and women above the age range for Boy and Girl Scouts
  • Rover (ticket), a type of bus or train ticket issued in the UK
  • ROVER, a military system that receives video images from aircraft
  • Rover, West Virginia, an unincorporated community
  • (website), a Seattle-based company selling pet services
  • Rovers (Australia), the fifth and final youth section of Scouts Australia
  • The Rover (story paper), a British boys' story paper which started in 1922
  • The Rovers, informal name for the Rovers Return Inn, a fictional pub in British soap opera Coronation Street

See also[edit]