2003 Toyota Prado Review

The second hand 4wd market is huge in Australia and today we’ll be reviewing a 2003 Toyota Landcruiser Prado Grande.  In 2003, Toyota introduced this new model and it was a significant upgrade to the previous version and featured new styling from a design out of Toyotas European Design Studio.     In addition to […]

1998 Toyota Hilux Review

When buying a second hand four wheel drive, if it’s a Ute you’re after then it’s likely that you’ll have included the Toyota Hilux on your list of Utes to go and have a look at.  If you’re looking for a bargain, then the 1998 2.7 litre petrol Dual Cab could be just the one […]

2013 Xtreme Winch Challenge – Round 2

Round 2 of the Xtreme Winch Challenge was held last weekend at “The Mountain” just outside the small NSW town of Manilla. It was to be a cold weekend with overnight temperatures dropping below zero, however the bright sunny days made for a great weekend of hotly contested special stages in the traditional steep gullies […]

Small Packages – RZR XP

They say that good things come in small packages and if you ask Greg Robertson he’d probably agree.  He has a highly modified Polaris RZR XP 900 Side By Side and it’s a small package when it comes to a 4×4, but that’s where small ends.   The modifications are impressive and he has made it […]

All in the Family – Brads 1978 Range Rover

This article is the first of our user submitted stories.  If you want to be featured, just send us an email or contact us via our Facebook page.   Brad Clayton’s 1978 Range Rover is the two door variety and has been affectionately named ‘sofie’ ever since it was registered. The name doesn’t have any […]

Arnhem Land – NT

In the North of Australia is a land area called Arnhem Land.  It is an Aboriginal reserve that covers almost 100,000 square kilometres and has some of the most remote communities in Australia.  You could say that the Aboriginal people own this land and whilst that is essentially true, the idea of ownership has quite […]

The Oodnadatta Track – South Australia

The Oodnadatta Track follows the route of the old Ghan Railway line and runs from the North of the Flinders Ranges starting in the town of Maree through to the small town of Marla on the Stuart Highway in South Australia. Typically most tourists travel from the south eastern states through to the Northern Territory […]

Glenbawn Dam Camping – NSW

Looking for somewhere to go camping where you can take your boat, go fishing, do some bike riding or just unwind and relax?  Then Glenbawn Dam should certainly be on your list.  Located just to the west of Aberdeen on the New England Highway, it’s an easy spot to get to for a short or […]

Opposite Lock Challenge – Mudgee 2012

There aren’t many comp events where you see a bulk-standard, run-of-the-mill four wheel drive road car lined up against the biggest of comp trucks, but at the Opposite Lock Challenge held over the June long weekend, you would see just that.  Whilst the comp trucks and the standard 4WDs’ don’t compete directly against each other […]

Lowmead 3 Car Comp 2011

The Lowmead 3 car competition is one of the biggest comp truck events in Queensland and attracted a big field of 45 cars in 2011.  The competition is full on and very fiercely fought.  The idea is simple, there are 3 comp trucks in each team and each team has to get their 3 trucks […]