Monday, June 17, 2019

The bugger of topping up your own R380 gearbox

If you are a real Landy fan you have probably owned a few older model Land Rovers. From the early 90s, most Defenders and Discoveries were blessed with a five-speed box and most of...

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 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...

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...

Correct water crossing

During your travels, one can be required to cross an expansion of water. This exercise can be hazardous, yet very satisfying, considering you use the correct techniques. Land Rover AFRICA provides you with a...

ISSUE 4: DIY Technical

Apart from our Tech Talk with Theron section where assistant and technical editor Ian Theron answers all your mechanical questions, we also look at the issues surrounding VHF radios and ICASA's requirements as well...

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 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...

MIFFBUSTERS: Power to the People

In issue 10 (on sale now), resident rocket scientist Schalk Verwey and LRA tech editor Ian Theron bust the whole "power and torque" myth wide open in this issue's MIFFBUSTERS.

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,...