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Barcelona-Almeria

This trip also gave some problems…. Not long after we began driving the car started to act up on the highway. We lost power while driving a normal speed(130km/h). With […]

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Paris-Barcelona

Today we had the softstart in Paris. A small amount of the contestants showed up. People from Spain or Portugal, obviously didn’t drive up for this symbolic thing. Everybody gathered […]

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Crit-air

For the soft-start in Paris we need to enter the city. In order to do this a crit-air vignet is necessary. We applied for one. And even our 4.5L V8 […]

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Support truck

5.40am the alarm clock, on our way to Venlo to meet the support truck to get our 4 crates and 2 spare tyres on board. Crates went into the car […]

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Packing time

The support truck will be passing Venlo tomorrow morning early. So it’s packing time. Tony and I both have two aluminium crates. One for spares, and one for clothing etc. […]

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Maintenance course

Couple of days ago Tony and I went of to the UK to do a maintenance course specifically for Toyota Landcruisers. Julian Voelcker from Overland Cruisers organises this specialized course. […]

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Welding

Today i visited family with the car. One of my nephew’s(Mario Vermeer) is very invested in cars. This car endured some damage in the past, and at a certain part […]

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Stickers and chairs

Today it was sticker cleanup day. There were quite some stickers on the car from the former owner, probably from sponsors. Since we don’t know these people, these stickers had […]

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Lazer light installed

Today we got the notification that the Lazer Triple R 28 light has been installed, and that the car passed it’s “APK” test. With 28700 lumen this Lazer triple R […]

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