This video explains the simple solution to mud, sand, and other off road problems when doing an overland Africa road trip.
Travel is finesse more than brute force, yet, there are 1000's of overland Africa vehicles built like tanks. The cost of fuel, the size, all works against true enjoyment.
Well, this video talks about a winch there will allow you to get any small vehicle out of most any problem areas quickly.
I want to buy the smallest air conditioned car possible in England and drive from there to South Africa by land.