Vehicle Requirements

All Vehicles MUST: 

  • Pass Friday safety check list to participate (see below for the inspection checklist)
  • Be a Land Rover and without exception be licensed, insured and in good mechanical condition
  • Have a proper roll bar for all open and soft-top vehicles, and a winch is recommended.
  • Have equipment sufficient to see your team through all encountered obstacles, w/o assistance
  • Have tow points, front and rear
  • Carry a mandatory fire extinguisher
  • Have a first aid kit
  • Have a jack and spare tire

Vehicle Checklist for safety inspection:

  • Must be a Land Rover with:
  • Head lights
  • Running lights
  • Brake lights
  • Brake pedal – must not hit, or be near the floor on the first pump
  • Parking brake – holds vehicle on 30 percent hill grade
  • Steering play – visually inspect ball joints
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Spare tire
  • Jack suitable for changing vehicle tires and tire pump
  • Load tied down in back
  • Tow point – FRONT
  • Tow point – REAR
  • Tow strap
  • License plate matches registration form
  • Roll bar, or hard top
  • First aid kit
  • Communications device(s)
  • Shovel