The off-roader and the overland traveler are often thought to be the same, but there are important distinctions. An off-roader uses their vehicle, usually highly modified and not a daily driver, for recreational purposes and perhaps the odd holiday, where they will venture into the realm of the overlander for a brief time. If you are an off-roader who intends to become a long term overlander you will have a fantastic journey if you are willing to adapt your mindset by carefully considering your travel needs. He had upgraded almost every part and had installed an electrical system which would baffle most electrical engineers. The electrical system would crash frequently and the highly tuned engine ate the gearbox and pooped out the clutch.