Category Archives: Tyres

Book on it’s way

So the new book is currently being written, it’s filled with all the practical skills for a successful journey and some great interviews, keep your eye open for the finished product when completed, we’ll let you know when it’s close!!! … Continue reading

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Toyo : BFG 255/85R16 comparison and destination review (London to Johannesburg)

For the 4X4 Tyre enthusiasts, we have a direct comparison on the same roads between Toyo and BFG tyres:

 We placed 5 brand new Toyo 255/85R16 Mud Terrains onto a 90 series long wheel base Toyota Land Cruiser and 5 … Continue reading

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BFG 255/85R16 tyre review, Shorty’s Back in Joburg from London – 25500 kms later

RE: The BFG MT’s report: So Shorty, the Toyota short wheel base has just arrived back in Johannesburg from London after leaving on the 19th January 2013. The interesting thing is that we drove the same roads so our tyre … Continue reading

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Toyo MT Tyres 255/85R16, London UK to Johannesburg RSA 18278.6kms later

For the 4X4 Tyre enthusiasts: So we just waiting for the second land cruiser to arrive back in Joburg in the next week or two with the BFG 255/85R16’s tyres, but in the mean time here are some images of … Continue reading

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Toyo versus BFG MT tyres 255/85RT16

We’ve done an extensive 4×4 Overland experiment where we have taken two brands of the same size tyres and driven them extensively from London the UK to South Africa. The Toyo was fitted to a long wheel base Toyota Land … Continue reading

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