Hola, me llamo Don Pedro, Don Pedro Hidalgo de la Pampa. This blog is for friends and family to follow my trip across the Americas. My heartfelt thanks to the bunch of people who have made it possible!

My Truck

El Toro

El Toro is an off-road capable expedition truck to access remote locations and provide shelter.


Technical Data:

manufacturer cabin: Langer+Bock Expeditionsmobile GbR
manufacturer chassis: MAN Nutzfahrzeuge AG
type of chassis: LAEC 8.224
engine: 6.9L, 6 cylinders in line, 220hp@2400rpm
gear box: 6-speed manual, gear reduction
max speed: 118km/h
drive: part time four-wheel drive, lockable differentials front and rear axle
total length: 5995mm (+ spare tire, + motor bike)
max. gross weight: 7490kg, front axle: 3500kg, rear axle: 5500kg
wheel base: 3260mm
tires: 365/80 R20, single
fuel storage capacity: 600 liters Diesel + 4x20L jerrycans
water storage capacity: 400 liters + bottles/canisters

performance modifications:

  • engine torque optimization by Schramm
  • Hutchinson Beadlock aluminum rims
  • widened wheel base
  • lifted transfer case

My Bike


Luzy is a dual-sport motorbike to maneuver in extreme terrain and narrow streets whether to explore or just to have fun.

Technical Data:

manufacturer: KTM Sportmotorcycle GmbH
type: 500 EXC
engine: 510.4ccm 4-stroke single cylinder
gear box: 6-speed manual
weight: 111.5kg + fuel
wheel base: 1482mm
fuel storage capacity: 11.5 liters (Powerparts accessories tank)