XWC – Winch Action from Xtreme Winch Challenge

A fine and Sunny Saturday Morning would greet the ARB Xtreme Winch Challenge competitors and it was off to Special Stage 4 to get things started for the day.   Rod and Russell Rathbone would be the first to tackle the stage. Starting first and the fresh morning air must have helped, as the Rathbone […]

FJ45 V8 Landcruiser Farmtruck Winch Machine

Round 2 of the 2016 COMEUP Xtreme Winch Challenge is on in a few weeks’ time and we are featuring a few of the trucks that have competed at previous events.   One fine example is the 1973 modified Landcruiser of Dave Burrows.  Dave has been competing in these winching events for many many years […]

VolksMuller Gravel RallySprint at Sydney Dragway

Round 4 of the 2016 Simpson Race Products NSW Rallysprint series was held at Sydney Dragway on the 22nd of May.  The Volksmuller sponsored event was organised and run by Sydney’s North Shore Sporting Car Club on what turned out to be a warm but smokey Sydney day due to back burning across the region.     […]

80 Series Landcruiser – stuck in a tree!

With Round 2 of the COMEUP Xtreme Winch Challenge series coming up on the 24th of June, we thought we’d take you back to round 1 for a quick re-cap. In this video, Luke McNicol gets stuck into the Saturday stages. Unfortunately he gets a bit too “stuck” and ledges himself onto a tree. The […]

Roads of the Victorian High Country

The Victorian High Country has plenty to offer the adventurous types. Spectacular views, fantastic camping opportunities and for the 4WD enthusiast, some of the best and in many cases challenging roads in Australia.  In the video below, we’re going to show you some of the roads we used on a recent trip up into the […]

4WD Offroad Competition – ARB Extreme Winch Challenge

Check out all the action from this the second round of the ARB XWC from Tamworth NSW.  Held over the weekend of the 14-16th August, nine teams are battling it out for outright honours.     You can see all of the other “On the Dirt” videos here: https://www.youtube.com/c/OnTheDirt

4WD Offroad Action at XWC – Night Stages

The Extreme Winch Challenge (XWC) is an off road winching event held in NSW and Queensland, Australia.  This is round 2 and features nine winch trucks battling it out for the outright Win.  This is part 1 of our 3 part feature on the event.

Mitsubishi Triton 2011 Review

When buying a second hand car, the Mitsubishi Triton is a popular choice for the four wheel drive enthusiast and we’re going to take a quick look at this very impressive Ute. That’s what we call them in Australia, so if you’re from elsewhere, you might know this off-road warrior as a utility or pickup […]

2015 4×4 Competition Events – Calendar

Looking for a 4×4, offroad or rally competition to enter or watch?  Want to get out in the great outdoors and witness some of the best 4WD and dirt action available in Australia?  Or maybe visit some outback towns to watch a bit of serious 4×4 or rally action?  Then check out the 2015 calendar […]

2015 Competition Events

Interested in 4WD competitions? We have collected together a range of 4×4 comp events from family oriented events for standard 4WD vehicles all the way through to extreme 4×4 events such as Tuff Truck and the Winch events!   TOUGH DOG TUFF TRUCK CHALLENGE Organiser: Tuff Events and Promotions Australia Welsh’s Road, Milbrodale, New South […]