Monthly Archives: May 2012

Friendly Bogging Rivalry – Part 2

“Land Cruisers can go anywhere – watch this!” Enters steep sided but narrow ditch; can’t go forward or backward. Oh, well… Exit, slightly embarrassed, with the aid of a Land Rover. Interestingly, the horse and rider in these photos didn’t … Continue reading

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Friendly Bogging Rivalry.

In the ’70s and ’80s there was always a certain amount of rivalry between Land Rover and Land Cruiser owners; but in fact each could easily get the incautious driver into trouble. This grassy furrow in the ground turned out … Continue reading

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… And Getting Bogged.

One of the disappointing things about driving a conventional car is the ease of getting bogged. An unfortunately placed mud puddle, some slippery grass… and you’re stuck. On the other hand, off-road vehicles are different. You still get bogged, but … Continue reading

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…And Sand Driving…

The old Land-Rover at Swansea, with my long-suffering friend Chris in the passenger seat. Behind the vehicle is Barry, the 4th member of our team. He’s trying to push the Land-Rover, which is bogged. The tyres were let down to … Continue reading

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