Lights, camera… 4×4 competition! In this episode, presenter Tumelo Maketekete enrols the help of Sakkie Coetzee, one of SA’s most enigmatic 4×4 personalities, to help him “win” a round of the Bridgestone 4×4 Club Challenge. And because second place is for the first loser, the pressure is on! We also visit At-se-Gat 4×4 trail near Brits […]
A big Mercedes-Benz Gelandewagen with a 35-inch Arctic Truck conversion tackles a very tough 4×4 trail in Limpopo to check if it’s really, really worth almost R1,3-million. And then the Benz also takes on a massive Panzer KF47 armoured 4×4 at Rhino Park, east of Pretoria, in a cross-country 4×4 challenge. Also on the menu […]
How far can you, my China? In this episode, Oom Bernie sends Mr T all the way to Makgadikgadi pans in Botswana, in a Chinese Foton Tunland 4×4. Will Tumelo make it to Kubu Island in the Oriental lorry? And will he then be able to reach the even more remote Kukonye island? We drive […]
Tumelo Maketekete heads to the Northern Cape where he gets up close and personal with a Klipspringer Roro camper – a house on wheels that lives on the “bak” of a bakkie. And it has another party trick… when you want to use your bakkie to explore the area, you can simply leave your camper/house/holiday […]
On 7 March the 4WD Club of SA’s Base 4 track, near Hartbeespoort Dam, was buzzing. The event was the annual Reach for a Dream 4x4 Day.
Trip report for the Letele Pass attempt by members of the 4x4community forum.
Sand blasting… in a Nissan Pathfinder? Diesel? Yes sirree! During a recent visit to the Mother City we joined the Jeep Club of SA at the Atlantis Dunes for some sand blasting action. Find out how the 140 kW Nissan fared.