Sunday, November 17, 2019

RITE TO SIGHT: Climbing Mount Kenya a tribute to Gill “Mashozi” Holgate

They say behind every great man is a great woman. On Monday (7 October), well-known climbers Mike Nixon and Andre Bredenkamp, along with Carla Geyser and Ross and Kingsley Holgate will climb Mount Kenya...

HYBRID PILGRIMAGE – first ever Land Rover hybrid expedition conquers the silk trail

IN ISSUE 5 (December 2013): To launch its first ever hybrid models – the Range Rover Hybrid and Range Rover Sport Hybrid – Land Rover decided that the best way to demonstrate the capabilities of...

The Wild, Wild Coast – Transkei Eco Trail

Assistant editor Ian Theron and his entourage travel to the old and pretty much non-existent Transkei Eco Trail from the Kei River Mouth to Hole-in-the-Wall near Coffee Bay. It put Ian in mind of...

Golden oldies: back in Nam

IN ISSUE 5 (December 2013): Assistant editor Ian Theron in his 1975 Series along with a contingent of Series Landys (all ranging from 1958 - 1979) departed for Sossusvlei, Namibia in convoy. Read all about...

ISSUE 7: Wheels, Limbs and Warriors – the incredible story of the Race2Recovery team

After 14 days of racing through some of the most treacherous terrain known to man, a hero crew of injured military personnel and civilians crossed the finish line and become the first disabled team...

ISSUE III: A Series West Coast Trip

Landy owners are a strange lot. Of all the seasons to choose for our Series trip up the West Coast, we had to choose the dead of winter. A particularly wet Cape winter, too!  

ISSUE 7: This is Africa, old chap! British Landy man does UK to Nigeria

Just like Livingstone and many others, Africa holds a certain allure for British explorers – whether it’s our many undiscovered tracks, mysterious sights and sounds or the diversity of our people and culture. Even...

A tale of old Landy, ‘n kwaai vrou en baie brandy

IN ISSUE 5 (December 2013): Before you hurriedly turn the page to another non-technical article in this magazine, let me explain that this is not just a story following the trials and tribulations of yet...

ISSUE 4: Desert Rat

Matthew Weaver is an American family man living and working in Saudi Arabia. We're still not exactly sure what work Matt does in this volatile Middle-Eastern country, but its best not to ask! In...

Across Africa – A life-changing journey (PART II)

In the previous issue, we followed Christie and his crew from Stellenbosch to Egypt via Somalia. Reunited with their 1998 Land Rover Defender 300 Tdi (Drover) and 1965 Land Rover Series II (Green Machine),...