Bridgestone 4×4 Club Challenge 2014 Episode 8: Jeep Club Cape Town – Thirty Jeeps of all shades of rainbow, a big old mountain and some 4×4 history books that requires a rewrite marked round eight of the 2014 Bridgestone 4×4 Club Challenge. Hosted by the Jeep Club of South Africa at the Ou Trekpad 4×4 […]
Bridgestone 4×4 Club Challenge 2014 Episode 7: Lichtenburg 4×4 Club Big and scary obstacles that require big, er… tyres. A marble-like, rocky surface on all the obstacles that is ten times more slippery than the average politician. Plenty of blood, sweat and gears. And even some (pink) tears too. This was round seven of the […]
Bridgestone 4×4 Club Challenge 2014 Episode 6: McCarthy 4×4 Club Rhino Park, east of Pretoria, features some hairy 4×4 obstacles. And this year the McCarthy 4×4 Club, custodians of Rhino Park’s 4×4 tracks, made full use of all that hairy-ness! The battlefield was the sixth round of the 2014 Bridgestone 4×4 Club Challenge, and with […]
Bridgestone 4×4 Club Challenge 2014 Episode 5: 4×4 Community They came from Gauteng, from North West, from the Free State, and even from the fairest Cape. Some had lots of locking bits, fancy mud terrain tyres, and more spotlights than Pollsmoor prison. Others were virtually in the same nick as the day they rolled off […]
Bridgestone 4×4 Club Challenge 2014 Episode 4: Isuzu Off-road Club Picture the scene: It’s an icy, freezing morning on the Highveld, with the sun just about to peek over the horizon. But at the Leeuwenkloof 4×4 complex near Hartbeespoort Dam there is a buzz of activity in the chilly African bush. It’s round four of […]
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.
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.
Trip report for the Letele Pass attempt by members of the 4x4community forum.