Thursday, March 21, 2019

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...
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...

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...

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...

The Land Rover Oil Guide

In issue I of Land Rover AFRICA, we provide a comprehensive guide to the various oils required for the various Land Rover models out there. While the issue of which oil is debatable, we list...

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,...

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...

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...

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...