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We ask, ChatGpt answers…

We decided to have a bit of fun with AI and posed this question: I am looking to buy a double-cab 4×4 bakkie for overlanding

A TRUCK CALLED WANDA

With wanderlust virtually embedded in their DNA and a yearning to travel flowing through their veins, the Browns named their trusty Hilux Wanda. Together they

Botswana adventure Bots Bakkies and Bok!

South Africans are seemingly crazy about many things that start with the letter ‘B’… Botswana, bakkies, braai, biltong and Bok van Blerk. To bring these B’s together, the Adventure Afrika team put together a readers’ tour to the OppiPanne music festival on the Makgadikgadi pans. One of our readers, ESTER VAN ZYL, shares her experience.

No need to reinvent the wheel

The competition within the bakkie market has been spiking recently, with the introduction of the all-new Ford Ranger and the imminent arrival of the Volkswagen Amarok. Toyota’s answer to this renewed onslaught on its rule of the bakkie roost comes in the form of the formidable Hilux GR-S. Anton Willemse Jnr recently put it through its paces.

They don’t make ‘em like they used to!

No one can deny Toyota’s reputation for exceptional reliability. Grahame McLeod’s 1989 Toyota Hilux is a shining example of what a vehicle can be capable of if you take proper care of your four-wheel partner.

The Ultimate Adventure – ready ride

For SIMON STEADMAN from Ultimate Adventures, his vehicle is much more than just a car. It’s his home away from home. It’s the thing he needs to run his business successfully. It’s his partner, through thick and thin. As such, it needs to suit his needs perfectly. He shares his journey with his touring Hilux.

Wild & Wonderful – nature at its best

After completing his #HiluxDevilBuild project (which we wrote about a couple of months ago), Stuart Queripel rounded up family and friends and headed out to northern KwaZulu-Natal to put his rig through a true wilderness test.