We are pleased to announce that the Borneo Expedition will be covering and filming Episode 2 of our overland adventure series this year by joining the Trans Borneo event organised jointly by North Borneo Explorer (NBE) of Sabah, Malaysia and P.T. Java Adventura of Java, Indonesia. BRIEF HISTORY OF TRANS BORNEO Trans Borneo started, Read More
THE BORNEO EXPEDITION – Experience Borneo Like Never Before The Borneo Expedition is a 4WD overlanding adventure travel series to promote overland routes in Borneo and beyond. Each expedition comprises of an exhilarating experience exploring destinations of significant geological, ecological, cultural and historical importance. The Expedition Team EPISODE 1 – LONG PASIA EXPEDITION For, Read More
In 1953, the 1954 model year Land-Rover 80″ had its wheel-base lengthened to 86″; a 107″ long wheel-base model was also introduced. The decision to upgrade the original Land Rover took place rather quickly after its introduction. In early 1950 the company had decided to start its upgrade and built 50 pre-production two litre prototypes,, Read More
To the common eye, all series Land Rovers looked the same. Though many people can distinguish the later 90, 110 or latest Defenders from Series by looking at the headlamps and flat FRONT GRILLE PANEL (FGP) , it gets tougher to separate the Series land rovers which were made from 1948 to 1985! That is because, Read More
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LAND ROVER SERIES I – THE GO ANYWHERE VEHICLE The first overland expedition was in 1955, after months of extensive preparation, six students from Oxford and Cambridge Universities, aboard two identical Land Rovers 86-inch Series I, set off on The Oxford and Cambridge Far Eastern Expedition. Flagging off from Hyde Park in London, headed, Read More
This production was done in 2012. Was a supporting cast in the offroading section and my defender 90 was used in the making of this video. Shots taken in Imbak Canyon and Kota Belud.
WHAT IS OVERLANDING “Life is a journey, not a destination” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Overlanding as the name suggests, describes undertaking a journey over land whether with your own vehicle or on your own two feet or in an overland truck with other people. The essence of overlanding, no matter what your mode of, Read More
REDISCOVERING THE SUMMIT TRAIL – From November 28th to 5th December 2015, the Borneo Expedition team members John Kong, Wong Hoe Kiat and John Lee spent a week at Pendant Hut, operated by Mountain TORQ to rediscover and document Mount Kinabalu new summit trail which is now opened to the public from December 1,, Read More
In the far far southern corner of the State of Sabah near the borders of Kalimantan and Sarawak once lived a legend called Upai Semaring, a giant, village chief and warrior who possessed special powers. This place is called Long Pasia, home of the Lundayeh people. The Borneo Expedition will make a 5 days, Read More