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Archive for March, 2012

Update: Team Lerner Reina Place 8th in the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles

Friday, 30 March, 2012

Team Lerner Reina place 8th in the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles driving their AEV outfitted Jeep Rubicon. For more on the team take a look at the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles race tracker and AEV’s Team Lerner Reina page. Photo Credit: Team Lerner Reina Twitter page

Vermont Overland Rally & Workshop September 20-23

Thursday, 29 March, 2012

Overland Rallies and Workshops 2nd Annual Northeast Rally will be held on the Lilly Farm located in Rockingham, VT this September 20th-23rd.  We attended this event last year with our JK & FJ and it was well worth the trip and fee.  The point of the rally is to bring together like minded individuals in [...]

2012 Easter Jeep Safari: Jeep Concept Vehicles

Wednesday, 28 March, 2012

For more than 30 years, Jeep enthusiasts have been gathering annually at the week long Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah. This event allows Jeep owners to make new friends while putting their vehicles to the test on the numerous off-road trails, which vary in difficulty. Jeep has found this popular event to be the [...]

Rallye Aicha des Gazelles

Tuesday, 27 March, 2012

Last October, we attended the Overland Rally & Workshop in Vermont; where we saw a presentation by Amy Lerner, who competed last year in the all women’s rally race; The Rallye Aicha des Gazelles.   It is considered to be one of the most challenging off-road races in the world and prides itself on having a [...]

Expedition Mundo Maya

Friday, 23 March, 2012

Our friends at Equipt went on an amazing 2 month trek through South America this year which was based on using their overland equipped vehicles to get comfortably from one Mayan Ruin to the next. Although they were very well prepared for the mud, jungle and river crossings, most of their trip was on rural dirt and badly paved asphalt roads. The team’s total mileage, close [...]

Expedition in Progress: A World Record Tour

Thursday, 22 March, 2012

Checkout this amazing expedition which Emil and Liliana Schmid have been traveling for the past 27 years! And their journey is still going strong.  The Schmid’s hold the following world records: The longest driven journey The most kilometers/miles The most countries in a single car To read more about their travels, and see where in the world they are now, [...]

Hammarhead Industries: Jack Pine Triumph Scrambler

Wednesday, 21 March, 2012

Philadelphia, PA based Hammarhead Industries produces some of the most interesting and thought provoking bikes available on the market today. Their style is undoubtedly unique, with an urban-industrial meets backwoods scrambler look about their bikes.  These bikes ride and sound just as good as they look. Hammarhead’s Jack Pine, is based off of the 2005-08 [...]

Latest Project: 2011 Kawasaki KLR650

Monday, 19 March, 2012

Main Line Overland has just acquired a 2011 Kawasaki KLR650, stay tuned, more to come…… We chose the KLR650 because of its tried and true design and its proven record as a reliable world traveler. The KLR had gone widely unchanged since its inception in 1987, until its first major redesign in 2007. We specifically [...]

Deal of the Day: 2004 Land Rover G4 Edition Discovery Only 200 Made

Friday, 16 March, 2012

In 2004, Land Rover produced 200 limited-edition G4 Editions, named for the Land Rover sponsored off-road challenge. The G4 is orange and includes self-leveling suspension, front brush bar, rear access ladder, and lamp guards. Also includes a driver-activated locking center differential. The challenge had a mix of driving tasks and physical tasks – the physical [...]

Deal of the Day: 1979 Toyota LandCruiser Troop Carrier HJ45 Diesel

Wednesday, 7 March, 2012

Today’s Deal of the Day is a beautiful Australian RHD 1979 HJ45 Toyota Landcruiser HJ45 Diesel Troopcarrier. This this a great example of an original, stock, unmolested Troopy that had very LITTLE rust before restoration. Its just been painted mustard yellow and has newly reupholstered seats. Powered by a Toyota H six cyclinder diesel engine, Rugged [...]