“Can I check your oil and water?” A common question heard at many service stations; but don’t be fooled − that little top-up could be doing your vehicle’s engine more harm than good. It’s been said that at least 33% of all vehicle breakdowns are...read more
The subject of tire deflation is a controversial one. With so many variables at play, many off-road enthusiasts battle to agree on figures. What’s more, with a near-infinite number of terrain types on offer, it’s hard to know what pressure is right for...read more
“Yeah, I spent about 1.5 million rand on my Jeep before I sold it. Of course, I never got the money back, but hey….” His voiced trailed off as if losing a million bucks was the most ordinary thing in the world, barely worth elaborating on. My co-driver (we’ll call...read more
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