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Volkswagen recently launched its all-new Crafter in South Africa, where its vast range of abilities was showcased. You can convert a Crafter into basically everything, including a catering truck, ambulance and people carrier. Oddly, there was no camper on show. That, it was revealed, would only come later and now the [...]
Wed, Jul 04, 2018
Leisure Wheels
Have you ever watched a 4×4 video on YouTube, expecting the car to roll within seconds? Well, that's how this video starts out… As you can see from the image above, this Toyota bakkie already has its fair share of scrapes and dents, but not from this particular off-roading adventure. Watch the [...]
Wed, Jul 04, 2018
Leisure Wheels
The 3.0-litre six-cylinder diesel engine delivers 190kW and 550Nm of torque. That's enough to get the X350d to 100km/h in 7.5 seconds. The X350d comes with Merc's 4Matic permanent all-wheel drive with low-range reduction gear and an optional differential lock on the rear axle ensures excellent performance and traction on a [...]
Tue, Jul 03, 2018
Leisure Wheels
If the standard Mercedes-Benz X-Class doesn't stand out enough for you, might we suggest ordering a body kit from Carlex Design, based in Poland. Carlex Design has a few body kits available, but the one that interests us is the Yachting Edition, which is meant to give the X-Class a Maybach-like [...]
Tue, Jul 03, 2018
Leisure Wheels
velar
Ralph Waldo Emerson was once quoted as saying, “Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art,” and the Velar is certainly a thing of beauty. Capitalising on the striking allure of this new offering the brilliant minds at Land Rover decided that such a unique piece of art [...]
Thu, Mar 08, 2018
Land Rover Africa Magazine
Old Series Land Rovers are incredibly versatile vehicles. Just ask Mel Henderson and her Nelly. Nelly, the 1977 Series 3, has been topless, worn a bikini top, and had her sliding door-top windows on and off with both those options. Now she is proudly showing off her ‘new' hardtop canopy, [...]
Wed, Feb 07, 2018
Land Rover Africa Magazine