ARTICLES RELATING TO OFF-ROAD

Bakkie brutes: AT35 Hilux, KB available in SA

2016-07-29 08:40

Want a bigger, beefed-up bakkie? Here's how you can transform your Toyota Hilux and Isuzu KB into an AT35 brute.

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Military tank + race car = The unstoppable Ferret 6x6

This 6x6 monster, called The Ferret, is possibly the most hardcore off-road vehicle we've seen this week! Is that a harpoon cannon for a winch?

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Off-roading on the Moon? The next lunar rover could be a Suzuki

2016-07-18 08:51

The next lunar rover could be a Suzuki as a team of engineers hope to be the first privately funded lunar exploration team in Google's Lunar XPRIZE, often called Moon 2.0.

VW revives Dune Beetle for SA: Prices, pics

2016-06-03 08:35

Volkswagen has revived its Beetle Baja Bug with a launch of its new Dune, the first crossover Beetle derivative in more than 80 years. We have prices and a gallery!

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WATCH: Smart ForTwo goes off-road

A Ukrainian man turns his Smart ForTwo into an off-road beast. The end-result is one of great success...

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JLR's model onslaught for SA: Project 7, F-Type SVR and more!

2016-03-15 10:14

F-Type SVR, Project 7... Jaguar Land Rover is set to launch several new models under its Special Vehicle Operations performance division in South Africa.

Maserati's first SUV: Sneak peek at new SA-bound Levante

2016-02-22 12:27

Maserati's has unveiled its first SUV ahead of its official reveal at the 2016 Geneva auto show. Check out these cool pics.

WRC: Ogier sets the bar at Monte Carlo rally

2016-01-25 08:45

Three-times world champion Sebastien Ogier won the season-opening Monte Carlo rally in style, taking two of the three stages to clinch a third straight win at his favourite race.

WRC: It's Ogier and VW against the world

2016-01-21 09:54

Sebastien Ogier begins his quest for a fourth successive world rally title in Monte Carlo at the start of a competition which is expected again to be easy pickings for Volkswagen.

WATCH: The 8 safest cars of 2015

2016-01-18 11:36

The Euro NCAP has revealed its list of 'Best-in-Class' cars crash-tested during 2015. Watch the 8 safest cars of last year.

 

Major setback for Ford SA team: Rally Rangers damaged in blaze

2016-07-23 13:15

The Neil Woolridge Motorsport (NWM) Ford Performance team suffered a major setback when a fire destroyed a large section of its workshop in Pietermaritzburg. Sadly, both of the team's Ranger bakkies were damaged.

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Is that a 911 off-road? Watch this Porsche go on Safari

Ever wanted to know how well a Porsche 911 fares off-road? Watch as this modified sports car proves it's just as capable off the beaten track as it is on a race track.

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New KB X-Rider bakkie: A 'special kind of workhorse' in SA

2016-07-06 07:37

Isuzu has added a special edition bakkie to its KB250 Hi-Rider range. It's called the X-Rider and boasts unique style tweaks and trim.

Veteran Mark Cronje exits SA Rally champs

2016-04-11 11:19

A sad day for SA motorsport fans - rally champ Mark Cronje has announced Team #24’s withdrawal from the local off-road series.

An SA bakkie story: This Isuzu covered 1.5-million kilometres

2016-03-22 11:59

South African Gerhard du Toit purchased his brother's long-serving Isuzu KB in 2003. By 2016, the tough bakkie has racked-up an incredible 1.5-million kilometres.

50th Jeep Safari: 6 radical 4x4s (and a bakkie) unveiled

2016-03-14 14:01

Seven amazing Jeep concepts, including a bakkie, will make their debut at the 2016 Easter Jeep Safari. Check out these awesome off-road concept vehicles.

Last hurrah: Final Land Rover Defender rolls off the line

2016-02-01 11:11

Land Rover celebrated the last of its current Defenders to roll off its famous Solihull factory in England. Share your Defender memories with us!

The essential 4x4 kit for SA – and what not to waste your money on

2016-01-25 08:29

From a portable compressor to 'a fuel magnetiser', we list 10 items that can either make life easier outdoors in SA or rob you of cash that could be better spent on a tank of fuel.

Baragwanath: SA's quad-biking Dakar warrior

2016-01-19 09:00

'SA quad champion Brian Baragwanath honoured is the real SA hero of the 2016 Dakar Rally,' writes Ferdi de Vos.

Dakar Rally: Peterhansel's victory marred by controversy

2016-01-18 09:22

While Stephane Peterhansel and Peugeot celebrates its Dakar victory, the team's historical feat has yet to be officially confirmed – depending on an appeal hearing by the FIA.

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