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2 01, 2020

Gearing up for 2020

2020-01-02T11:32:53+02:00Jan 2nd, 2020|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , , , , |

We had a great deal of fun and excitement in 2019, but there is nothing quite like taking on a new adventure. Now is the time to plan our next trips to discover new and wonderful parts of sub Saharan Africa.    Planning Your Next Journey Sani Pass (The Gateway to Lesotho) Kwa Zulu-Natal. If you are an experienced 4x4 driver and looking for something spectacular, then this is the challenge for you. Taking you up to heights of 2865m above sea level you have the most amazing, breath taking views imaginable.       Namaqua Eco-trail, Northern Cape If a [...]

18 12, 2019

Lightforce HTX2: See The Future

2019-12-18T08:59:34+02:00Dec 18th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , |

Lightforce puts forth on high quality, high performance and reliable lighting for your off road adventures.  The last generation LightForce HTX gave us incredible lighting with this award winning product. This new range of the LightForce HTX2 takes it a few steps further.  Just Some of the New Features   New Aluminium Housing:   Using precision-engineered heatsink the new one-piece aluminium housing it is more robust with an increase in heat management capabilities. This new design allows for the heat to be dissipated more evenly giving it longer performance as well as a slimmer frame making it possible to mount on [...]

9 12, 2019

Tough Dog Suspension Air Bags

2019-12-09T11:03:12+02:00Dec 9th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , |

Tough Dog Suspension is a well-known and well respected aftermarket suspension specialists for off road vehicles. What is Air Suspension? Air suspension is a type of vehicle suspension that uses pressurized air, powered by an electric or engine-driven air pump or compressor, to inflate air into the flexible bellows and raise the chassis from the axle.  The Advantages of Air Suspension This type of suspension is generally used in place of standard steel springs in heavy duty trucks and buses with uses on some passenger vehicles as well. The purpose of the air suspension is to allow for a better and [...]

20 11, 2019

In-Vehicle DC-DC Battery Charger (R2-0)

2019-11-20T08:47:37+02:00Nov 20th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , , |

In-Vehicle DC-DC Battery Charger (R2-0) InterVolt system is a necessary part for your vehicle and overall off-road experience. The DCC Pro is built to withstand the harsh conditions of Australia making it the perfect product to fit the needs of the South African off-road enthusiast. The unit is a standalone power conversion device designed to charge and maintain any auxiliary battery in an installation where the starting battery is used as the supply source.  The DC to DC charger allows you to charge from two inputs (alternator and solar). In comparison to the previous model the DCC Pro 2.0 offers a [...]

22 10, 2019

Adventuring into 2020

2019-11-20T08:06:06+02:00Oct 22nd, 2019|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , , |

Land Rover Defender 2020 The new Defender brings you ruggedness of past designs in an elegant glimpse into future designs.  Having the long history Land Rover does it can be rather cumbersome and seemingly impossible to take a step out of the spotlight to see what new and interesting concepts can arise. While taking into consideration the desires for the performance of the vehicle and airing a new chic look Land Rover has presented us with something very desirable.  Land Rover will launch with the Defender 110, a five-door, five-to-seven-seater and a few months after the three-door short-wheelbase Defender [...]

16 09, 2019

The Importance of Recovery Gear

2019-11-20T08:06:30+02:00Sep 16th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , , , |

The Story Recently the opportunity to take an epic road trip into the incredible world of the Northern Cape. And honestly if you haven’t been out this way then make your next adventure out here. The landscape itself is incredibly scenic. There is nothing quite like the amazing skyline as the sun hits the red sand. It captivates so much beauty and keeps you at the moment. On our first proper day out in the desert, we went to have look around the area. Somewhere between Upington and Kakamas, we set out on our little adventure for the morning. Dotted throughout [...]

26 06, 2018

Top 10 Best Upgrades

2019-11-20T08:06:50+02:00Jun 26th, 2018|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , , , |

It is not always clear where one should begin with upgrades and what to look out for. To help point you in the right direction, we’ve assembled 10 upgrades that we think should be considered first. Which items you put at the top of the list may depend on what region of the country you live in. Narrowing this down to 10 items wasn’t easy, but these are the things we consider first when building up a stock rig. 1. Tyres Most truck and SUV manufacturers put street-biased tyres on the vehicles they produce. They know full well that these vehicles [...]

26 06, 2018

What is Traction Control?

2019-11-20T08:06:56+02:00Jun 26th, 2018|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , |

Sometimes you need to explain to someone what traction control is, or perhaps for yourself. Either way it is important to really understand what it is and why it is important to driving overall. What is traction control? Traction control is an active vehicle safety feature designed to help vehicles make effective use of all the traction available on the road when accelerating on low-friction road surfaces. When a vehicle without traction control attempts to accelerate on a slippery surface like ice, snow, or loose gravel, the wheels are liable to slip. The result of wheel slip is that the tires [...]

6 06, 2018

Going Off Road for The First Time?

2019-11-20T08:07:03+02:00Jun 6th, 2018|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , , , |

Perhaps the outdoors has finally lured you in and you are now all about the 4×4 trail. The desire to jump in all at once has taken us all for a ride. But in this case, it is best to take it slow in your approach. Taking the 4×4 path is and adventure, one that must be given the right attitude. As quickly as your excitement to get out there so you can give those obstacles all you have it can go seriously awry as well. It can be challenging and somewhat intimidating as well. Understand Your Vehicle Traction Control Nowadays [...]

29 05, 2018

4×4 Trails: What Mpumalanga has to offer

2019-11-20T08:07:09+02:00May 29th, 2018|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , |

South Africa is full of amazing sites. Some of which you really do need a 4×4 to get to experience. Mpumalanga has some amazing trails to offer. Starting from your novice driver all the way to an experienced one. The scenery allows you to embark through and around subtropical forests, mountains and hillsides and of course the famous waterfalls. The Alkmaar Trail is a great place to begin, especially if you desire to get into off road for the first time. Offering both a nature trail and an obstacle course here you are able to attend lessons on 4×4 driving and [...]

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