Saturday, April 20, 2019

Women take the Wheel in ‘Ladies-Only’ Land Rover Experience

Here at Land Rover AFRICA Magazine, we love spoiling our women. We recently sent two ladies from our office on a Land Rover Experience through the majestic Winelands of the Western Cape. Not only did they get...

THE ROOT OF THE RHINO PROBLEM – Rhino Ambassadors to Vietnam (Issue#18)

Rhino poaching has reached crisis point. South Africa has by far the largest population of rhinos in the world and is extremely important for the conservation of these animals. Vietnam has emerged as the...

CARVE UP THE ICE – Range Rover Sport SVR on frozen Arctic Silverstone circuit...

Ben Saunders, best known for completing gruelling cross-polar expeditions to the North Pole, Arctic or Antarctic, swapped his snowshoes for winter tyres when he drove the Range Rover Sport SVR on a full-scale replica...

TREK ACROSS THE IMPASSABLE PISTE – Mad journey through Moroccan mountains (Issue#18)

Stretching out across central Morocco, the Todra and Dades Valley is harsh and desolated land. However, a bleak beauty awaits overlanders brave enough to pass the two gorges that cut from the valley into...

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...

Freelander 1 is Land Rover’s latest Heritage Vehicle

  Produced between 1997 and 2006, the Land Rover Freelander 1 remains one of the brand's best-selling models and is now officially a Land Rover Heritage vehicle. Land Rover Heritage specialises in cars, services, parts...

The Desert Warrior of the Dakar – Paul Round’s journey to ‘world’s toughest race’

Have you ever dreamt of competing in the famous Dakar Rally? Ever wondered what it would take logistically and cost-wise? After completing the Dakar Rally on several occasions in both Africa and South America (often with no...

Defender number two million sold for record R8.9 million at UK auction

A one-of-a-kind Defender sold for a record £400 000 (R8.9 million) at a prestigious charity auction at Bonhams on Wednesday (16 December) from which all proceeds are being donated to Land Rover's humanitarian and...

Range Rover drives across bridge made of paper in China

Land Rover has driven its flagship Range Rover luxury SUV across a bridge made of paper. The freestanding structure in Suzhou, China, spanned five metres without glue or bolts to hold it in place.  Land...

Issue 17: Into No Man’s Land – In Search of Last ‘Unclaimed’ Land on...

    Despite our fast-evolving world, there are still some unclaimed places on earth which even now have a significant impact on modern day society. With the support of the Royal Geographic Society and Land Rover,...