LIGHTER LEANER MEANER

In the grand scheme of things, towing a tonne and a half of camper trailer and gear around Australia in a dirty old petrol/auto Cruiser rates up there…

A REMARKABLE RANGE

The razor-sharp peaks of the Peak Range on the Gregory Development Road are highlighted and spring into view on the eastern horizon just south of Capella. They are part of a number of high ranges and elevated plateaus on the routes that bisect the…

BEAT THE HEAT

There is no better way to beat the heat of an Australian summer than a coastal off-road adventure. Turquoise waters, flowing rivers and towering basalt cliffs set the backdrop for an epic 4WDing getaway less than four hours from Perth that ticks all the boxes. Tough tracks,…

EXPLORING TASSIE (PART2)

The very first thing I noticed about Tassie this time around was just how dry the landscape was. Making the run from Launceston to Queenstown the bush looked desperate for a drink. Tuning into a local radio station I fluked a report on the conditions and…

COOLER AUTO

Want to help your auto run cooler? Check out this ultra-easy transmission cooler install Did you know you could be hurting your gearbox without realising? If you have an automatic 4WD, and you have taken it on the beach, used it for towing or just generally done some hard work on and…

CHOPPED SUPERTOURER

Having previously owned a bulletproof 1HZ 80 Series Cruiser, David Swain started looking out for a dual cab, as he wanted to get out there and tour the country. โ€œI was chasing a dual cab for touring, but I was struggling to pass up the reliability…

TRACK EATER

4WDers take note โ€“ This is how you build the ultimate track- eating tough tourer! All of us dream of building our trucks up to be able to do it all. You want your 4WD to take you on that epic trip, but also be able…

A DESERT OASIS

Finke gorge National Park sits approximately 138kms west of Alice Springs and is like a hidden oasis in the middle of a desert. If you are after a beautiful respite from the desert packed with tough 4WDing adventures and stunning campgrounds this is one thatโ€™s not…

CRAZY PANTS

Home-built extra-cab ute conversion with suicide doors Supercharged 400hp 5.7L ls1 v8 16L/100km touring economy on 37s! You all saw it on this monthโ€™s DVD, and drooled over how easily it ate up its home tracks of…

GOLD RUSH

Following the spectacular Holland Track then exploring the huge WA Goldfields is one of those once in a lifetime epic trips. It combines tough, technical 4WDing, remote bush camping, exploring areas that are barely known or visited and youโ€™ll experience some absolutely beautiful parts of…