“Fuel efficient, reliable, easy to fix, easy to source parts for.”
Its a 1990 Layland Daf t244 and it’s in contention for the best overlanding rig you can buy. Originally developed for the British Army, every component on the vehicle was rigorously tested before to winning a competition to replace a fleet of older Bedford M-type 4-tonne trucks. Alex Jackson has done a ton of work to make his t244 livable but now it’s cozy and capable adventure machine. Total price tag after conversion: $71,244 USD. Tag along for tour and if you’re interested in buy one GO HERE.