Friday, August 17, 2018
winching

Top recovery winching techniques

There are a number of safety rules and techniques that should be adhered to when winching a vehicle, owing to the potential risk to human life or damage to property. Please note that a...

GET YOUR TOWS IN A ROW – Are you Towing-Legal?

Check your driver’s licence, does it say EB or B? Regulations require drivers to be in possession of a code EB to tow trailers, boats or caravans more than 750 kg. Many South African...

Radio Regulations: A Win for 4×4 Owners in South Africa

During previous years, a single entity held the monopoly over off-road access to radio licences (for the three off-road specific frequencies) to 4x4 users in South Africa. It was available exclusively to members of...

ALL YOUR EGGS IN ONE PARTS BASKET

Spare parts prices ready to skyrocket due to the weakened rand New vehicle sales decline by 6.9 percent, according to NAAMSA What an average 'parts basket' will cost you today By Anton Pretorius PUBLISHED: 16:41 GMT, 04 March 2016 | UPDATED: 16:45 GMT,...

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...

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,...

Issue 17: Q&A with ‘Mr. Land Rover’ – Roger Crathorne

  Anything Roger Crathorne doesn’t know about Land Rover probably isn’t worth knowing. With more than 50 years of service under his belt, the man who is affectionately known as ‘Mr Land Rover’ has finally...

ISSUE 15: The JHB Leg of LRA’s #DealershipRoadshow

As part of our nationwide #DealershipRoadshow tour, we test drive some of the major Jaguar Land Rover dealerships in the Gauteng area. We find out who is the driving force behind the dealer, we interview...

ISSUE 13: POLY-TFE: Snake Oil or Miracle Juice?

To catch the full story, make sure you grab issue 13 of Land Rover AFRICA Magazine (available from 1 May 2015) With the ageing of the Discovery 3, the oil issue has been popping up...