Wednesday, November 13, 2019

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...

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...

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...

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...

ISSUE 4: Sleeping with Lions

When they are near, it is not the sound of roar that awakens you, but the vibration of the air. Thereza’s elbow in my ribs and the roars woke me at the same time....

2013 SEA OF SAND CHALLENGE – Brought to you by Land Rover AFRICA Magazine

Do you think you’re man enough for Land Rover AFRICA Magazine's Sea of Sand 4x4 challenge?   On 26 October, Land Rover teams (strictly two people per team) will set off into the wilderness near Melkbos to...

WIN a Canon camera worth a cool R22 000

Land Rover AFRICA magazine, in conjunction with Canon cameras, is giving away a new Canon EOS 7D camera package (worth R22 000). Send us your best Land Rover or wildlife photograph (high-resolution) along with...

ISSUE III: The good-hearted King

You may have heard some of the myths and legends that abound regarding the last great African explorer, Kingsley Holgate, or "King" as his close friends call him. Kingsley is a friend to everybody...

ISSUE III: Lyrical Linyati (the Verwey’s Final Chapter)

In this, the final instalment of the Verwey's eventful family trip through the backwoods of Botswana, Schalk and his family have had to contend with disorderly campers, unbearable long drops and gut-rattling roads. But...

ISSUE III: Dune Surfing Atlantis in a Series III.

Apart from celebrating our women, we also celebrate our Series Land Rovers. LRA assistant editor Ian Theron and staff writer Anton Pretorius embark on an early-morning playdate in the Cape sandpit; the magical dunes...