Category Offroad Driving

Water and Wading – Offroad Tips and Techniques

In this video by Land Rover Experience it will show you tips and techniques for driving your 4×4, in this case a Landrover, through water. Driving through water is called Wading.

In this video it also talks about Beach driving and driving on sand.

In this video it also talks about driving over ridges.

 

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Driving Up and down Hills – Offroad Tips and Techniques

In this video by Land Rover Experience it will show you tips and techniques for driving your 4×4, in this case a Landrover, up and down hills. Hill ascents and descents.

This video also talks about rooted tracks and the best way to drive on them.

 

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Driving On Sand – Offroad Tips and Techniques

In this video by Land Rover Experience it will show you tips and techniques for driving your 4×4, in this case a Land Rover, on sand and the equipment you should have on board.

 

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Winter Driving and Snow Driving Tips and Techniques

In this video by Land Rover Experience it will show you tips and techniques for driving your 4×4, in this case a Landrover, in the winter and snow conditions. In this video it also explains Dynamic Stability Control or DSC for short.

 

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Driving On Open Ground – Offroad Tips and Techniques

In this video by Land Rover Experience it will show you tips and techniques for driving your 4×4, in this case a Landrover, on open ground, wet grass, rocks and boulders, deep ditches and explains suspension articulation.

 

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Basic Off-Road Driving Techniques and Skills Training – Classic Camel Trophy

This half hour classic video by Camel Trophy demonstrates some basic offroad driving techniques and skills you need when offroading.

This video also have some classic Land Rover and Range Rover offroad footage from the classic Camel Trophy challenge.

Offroad driving is and can be a extremely fun sport and hobby and can be enjoyed by everyone...

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Rock Crawling – Basic Tutorial / Guide How To

Rock Crawling is a form of off road driving that can range from driving over small bolder to extreme size bolder and walls of rocks.

Instructions

  1. Get the right equipment. Obviously you are going to need a capable offroad 4×4 vehicle.
  2. Locate a local offroad site that offers rock crawling. The terrain is important here...
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What vehicle for Rock Crawling

Most 4×4 can be used for rock crawling, but many standard vehicles will struggle.  Most offroading vehicles are modifled in some form and outfitted with custom parts. Power is usually not an issue, as rock crawlers typically lower their gear ratios in order to drive more slowly over obstacles without stalling the engine.

Modifications can include:

  1. locking differentials
  2. taller off-road tires
  3. upgr...
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What Is Rock Crawling

Rock Crawling is a form of off road driving that can range from driving over small bolder to extreme size bolder and walls of rocks.

Wikipedia defines Rock Crawling as:

Rock crawling is an extreme form of off road driving

Rock crawling is an extreme form of off road driving using vehicles anywhere from stock to highly modified to overcome obstacles...

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How to and when to Lock your Auto Hubs.

With Auto locking hubs remember that when you ® reverse in 2H, you unlock your hubs, when you go to change into 4H you will have to stop then select 4H.

If your Auto Locking Hubs are Locked, then you can change between 2H and 4H with out having to stop, but remember when you reverse in 2H they unlock

How to Lock your Auto Hubs.

1. Stop your 4×4
2. move the small gear lever in to 4H position.
3...

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