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The Alu-Cab ModCap System is Modular and Versatile

Alu-Cab is certainly not the kind of company to stand idle and allow grass to grow under its large and innovative feet. Recently, we featured the Hercules roof conversion for the Toyota Troopy. The ModCap does for pick-ups pretty much what the Hercules does for SUVs. The ModCap range has three main elements: the ModCap…

Alu-Cab Hercules Roof Conversion for the Toyota Land Cruiser Troopy

Too many products are marketed with exaggerated terms like “groundbreaking” or “revolutionary,” which, to be honest, often leads to disappointment as the hype seldom lives up to reality. The Alu-Cab roof conversion kits are a clear exception as this is a product that has changed the way many overlanders travel, and we have seen Alu-Cab…

Overland News of the Week

Pol Tarrés Sets Motorcycle World Altitude Record In this week’s, Overland News of the Week, we celebrate Pol Tarrés’ most recent accomplishment. Two years after making history and setting an altitude world record on a Yamaha Ténéré 700, Pol Tarrés recently revisited Chile, surpassing his achievement. Not only did he break his previous record, but…

The Kimberley Kampers Kube is Perfect for a Wandering Couple

In March 2020, we announced that the Australian-made Kimberley Kampers would be available in the US. Since then, the Kimberley Kampers team has continued to innovate. The latest creation, the Kube, is a modern reinterpretation of the classic teardrop trailer and stands out with its robust construction, luxurious amenities, cutting-edge technology, and sleek lines. This…

Texas-Based Merus Adventure Park, the First of Many

For years, I have dreamed of building an overland camp where people could come to relax and reconnect, a break from the road in the middle of an adventure across continents. My dreams are small compared to that of the Merus team. The Merus Adventure Park, nestled in the heart of Palo Duro Canyon in…

Vanspeed Unveils the Sprinter-Based California Coast Van

The only thing standing between vanlifers and a lifestyle upgrade to the realm of “overlander” is where they are willing to drive their vans. Vanlife is Nickleback, overlanding is Hendrix; just sayin’. A well-equipped, well-driven van can take you around the world, and what better foundation for an overland van than a 144-inch wheelbase Mercedes…

Jeep Unveils Four Concept Vehicles at the 58th Easter Jeep Safari

At the 58th Annual Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah, taking place from March 23 to 31, 2024, the Jeep brand and Jeep Performance Parts (JPP) by Mopar will unveil four “mission-capable” concept vehicles, blending heritage-inspired designs with cutting-edge technology. Bill Peffer, senior vice president and head of Jeep brand North America, remarked, “Easter Jeep…

ICON Celebrates 500th Land Cruiser Rebuild With 1964 FJ44

Classic Toyota Land Cruiser fans familiar with ICON (who isn’t?) are in for a treat as Jonathan Ward, renowned for his pioneering work in modern resto-mod design, has reached a significant milestone in his career with the completion of his 500th Land Cruiser project. The latest addition to his impressive repertoire is the 1964 ICON…

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