Thursday, March 21, 2019

Tweespooring Botswana

A myriad of game, spectacular rivers and superb campsites had Landy nut and happy traveller Schalk Verwey and his family gasping in amazement on their adventure through Botswana. We feature the second instalment of...

Land Rover’s Silk Trail Expedition reaches destination

The team of Range Rover diesel hybrids has finally completed its epic marathon from Solihull to Mumbai, in what Land Rover has described as one of its ‘boldest ever driving adventures’. Taking its name from...
Nelly

Nelly on Sani Pass

Old Series Land Rovers are incredibly versatile vehicles. Just ask Mel Henderson and her Nelly. Nelly, the 1977 Series 3, has been topless, worn a bikini top, and had her sliding door-top windows on...

ISSUE#20: ‘Pizza Truck’ – CNN’s Roving Reporter Defender

An armoured Land Rover was recently put on permanent display at the Imperial War Museum in the United Kingdom. With it, came an incredible story of courage and tenacity. A story of CNN reporters...

ISSUE 16: Take it to the LIMIT – JLR’s Limited Edition Defender Line-up

The legend continues! Production of the Defender will cease mid-2016, but that hasn’t stopped Land Rover from celebrating this iconic vehicle. To pay homage to the legend of Defender, Land Rover is offering Limited...

Issue 12: Range Rover conquers The Great Divide

Back in 1989, a young off-road enthusiast Tom Collins led the way for Land Rover’s Great Divide Expedition, which stretches across some of the toughest and most arduous trails and mountain passes of Colorado’s...

The Road to Dar Part II: Zambia – With a dash of Zest!

In issue 10, we continue our Cape to Dar es Salaam Expedition by exploring Zambia, described as ‘African Safari 2.0'. This country is still a relatively undiscovered destination for self-drive safaris. In an effort...

Issue 17: Crossing the Rubicon, with a Broken Clutch!

Our technical editor recalls a particular trip to the Northern Cape’s Richtersveld many years ago. With his Defender newly fitted with a 4.6-litre engine beast, Ian and his mates faced some daunting mountain passes, a...

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...

ISSUE 14: CAMP JABULANI – The Amarula Experience

Camp Jabulani in Limpopo is the perfect place to steep one’s soul in the warmth and elegance of this amazing African property. The villas seamlessly blends into the surrounding bush. The main boma comprises of an...