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3 04, 2020

South Africa’s Popular SUVs. Part 1.

2020-04-03T13:27:54+02:00Apr 3rd, 2020|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , |

South Africa has a strong outdoor culture ranging from the love of animals and plants to simply being in the peace and quiet. Among this camping, fishing and outdoor sports ranks among the highest activities, we enjoy as a nation. This has led many of us to invest in terrain appropriate vehicles. Some may spend more time in the cities while others practically live in the middle of no-where. There is a vehicle out there for just about any purpose. Today we are looking at South Africa’s more popular SUVs.   Ford Everest Ford has un undoubtedly long-standing name in the [...]

17 03, 2020

The Importance of Proper Lighting

2020-03-17T10:23:47+02:00Mar 17th, 2020|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , |

Many road accidents occur when there is low visibility. Either from fear of using the high beams or simply not being able to light up enough area to ensure extra safety. When it comes to inner-city driving there is less chance of losing visibility due to the street lamps all around. However, even if you are not an avid off-roader you may want to consider extra lighting should you live outside of the city or have to travel often on lesser-used roads. Along with the complication of loadshedding in South Africa, it does become apparent as to the need for proper [...]

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 [...]

3 10, 2019

Appropriate Vehicle Suspension Systems

2019-11-20T08:06:23+02:00Oct 3rd, 2019|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , |

Suspension plays a very important part of keeping your vehicle safe to drive. Without proper suspension, your vehicle will be at risk of unwanted body motion and excessive bouncing. Making the vehicle not only uncomfortable it could cause harm to your person as well by either jolting you around or being unstable to steer with proper control.  So, let’s first get into some suspension basics and then more about what we have in our range of Tough Dog Suspension gear. Suspension Basics You may be wondering what exactly suspension does for your vehicle. Well, it does a great deal and can [...]

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 [...]

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