(NZ) The little van that could

"We knocked the bastard off," screamed Adam Turnbull when he arrived at Mana Marina late yesterday afternoon.
It was not quite Mt Everest, but the crossing of Cook Strait by Adam and his partner in crime, Dan Melling, has to "rate right up there", said friend Kevin Norman as the pair's vehicle, Roofliss, entered its name in the record books as the first amphibious van to cross the treacherous stretch of water.