Monday, June 17, 2019

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...

ISSUE#24: FIT FOR PURPOSE – The Land Rover Lifestyle Collection 2017

In a spectacular unveiling, Land Rover’s Heritage Lifestyle Collection 2017 was paraded on the catwalk in November. The collection includes quality jackets, caps, hats, polo crew shirts, hoodies, luggage, watches, model cars and a...

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...

DELIVERING AFRICA TO THE WORLD – ‘Africa As One’ Expedition (Issue#18)

In the build up to Rugby World Cup 2015 in London, official logistics sponsor, DHL Express, set out on a grand and ambitious journey to pass a single rugby ball from hand to hand...
bucket list

Bucket List Expedition

As the dusty roads of Namibia the sounds of cattle lowing, goats bleating, disappeared in my rear-view mirror, we started the second leg of our expedition with scheduled stops in countries such as Botswana,...

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 II: We report back on Landy Festival 2013

After the roaring success of 2012’s inaugural Landy Festival, the pressure was on organisers Craig Dutton and co. to keep this amazing train rolling in 2013. Was the aim of another Guinness World Record...

Through Africa – in the name of love

How do you know your wife is the one for you? It’s simple: You invite her on a seven-month adventure through Africa in a Land Rover. Together, you dodge hippos in Kenya; shady peddlers...
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...

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...