17 Jul 2018
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Comparisons, Vehicles

Outback 4X4 Ute Comparison 

This is the comparison test we’ve all been waiting for, and the question it asks is simple: is the Mercedes-Benz X-Class 4×4 dual-cab utility a serious contender, or over-hyped pretender? To find out the answer we’ve taken the top-spec X-Class X250d Power into South Australia’s…

Guides

AUSTRALIA’S MOST POPULAR 4X4 PARKS 

Paying to play has never been more fun! How many of these amazing four-wheel drive parks have you visited? CLICK HERE TO READ THIS STORY IN OUR ONLINE MAGAZINE Private four-wheel drive parks have grown in popularity, which is logical considering how popular four-wheel drives…

News

AUTOMATIC CONVERSIONS – ON A BUDGET 

Automatic conversions are a popular mod among many 4X4 owners. The 70 Series LandCruisers are essentially screaming for an auto, yet ridiculously they’re not available from the factory. Enter Wholesale Automatics, who have been performing these conversions for years – swapping in the auto from…

Guides, How To

Winch Servicing: 101 

A winch is one of those things that you just don’t think much about until you need it. If you’ve ever known the pain of getting stuck, thinking smugly to yourself: “Too easy – I’ve got a winch!” only to find out that it’s no…

Vehicles

READERS’ RIGS 

MARC JEFFERY 6X6 LAND ROVER PERENTIE Marc has been a Land Rover man ever since he can remember, learning to drive on farms in a Series 2. His latest purchase is this 6X6 ex-Army Rover, which has already been up the Cape for a few…

Travel

Australia’s Scariest Camping 

We venture to Ground Zero of Australia’s biggest atom blast and survive with just a slight green glow… CLICK HERE TO READ THIS STORY IN OUR ONLINE MAGAZINE As Outback folklore has it, nowhere has ever gone off like Maralinga. The rocket range at Woomera…

Magazine

ISSUE 036 OUT NOW! 

A custom truck like you have never seen before; a product review a decade in the making; a $300 gadget that will transform your diesel; the 20 essential tools you need to have in you 4X4 and more tips, travels and solid gold info… CLICK…

Travel

High Country Adventure 

Travel the Dargo High Plains to some of the best campsites in the Victorian High Country, then venture to the roof of the High Country: Blue Rag Trig Point.   The Vic High Country boasts some of the best 4WD tracks and camping anywhere in…