… design a modern vehicle to complete the same tasks that the Defender did so well, and yet the primitive nature of the Defender is one of the things so many love about it.
We take a look at one of the baddest campers around
The Land Rover Defender has been an Icon in the overland community since its inception in 1983.
Images by the Expedition Portal Team Test Team: Joe Bacal and Scott Brady Introduction: It is difficult to describe how -57 degrees feels, the extreme cold of the arctic winter damaging my lungs with each successive breath. Our team had made camp at the Arctic Circle after successfully reaching the frozen Arctic Ocean via hundreds…
Willys Jeep restorer and parts supplier specializing in frame-off restorations, was having a open house.
If you want to experience a truly unique adventure and see some of the most beautiful vistas in the world, Relic Run’s organizers at Expedition Utah would like to invite you to join …
Date: 5/1-3/2004 Trail Time: 5-6 hours Location: Coronado National Forest, SE of Wilcox Arizona. The trail starts at the intersection of Route 181 and the Pinery Canyon Road Mapping / GPS / Waypoint File: .gif Map Image (Main) (Area) / Topo 100k (Note: I have detailed GPS and track data available for this trip, but…
Our Picks for North America
Jeep always brings an interesting bunch of trucks for us to test each year at Easter Jeep Safari.
The Arizona Land Rover Owners club provided another exceptional event in 2011, hosting over 70 vehicles and hundreds of Land Rover enthusiasts in Gold Canyon. This is one of my favorite events every year because of the level of organization and the fact that I have known many of these characters since 2001! They really are a…
Sibley Mansion and Bluebird Mine, Copper Creek Arizona
Our plan this time was to drive from Alaska to Argentina, and be on the road for 18-24 months.
The image of a Land Rover Series or Defender, dusty from the plains of Africa, conjurer up expedition images.
CYRIL’S TRAVEL LOGS: THE EARLY YEARS – Part 1
The Land Rover has always been on the short list of expedition vehicles of choice. It’s not only famous, it’s legendary!
As a continuation of our vehicle selection article, the community of Expedition Portal examines the critical requirements of vehicle modifications for long-distance exploration.
As we know, Overlanding is not really a new concept…we could almost say that it has been popular since someone created the first wheel.
The Dodge Ram Runner
An upgrad in the suspension and switched over to 255/85 R16 BFG Mud Terrains, as well as several other overland-specific mods.