Off Road

Fri 17 Jun 2016

Showing off the luxury

Showing off the luxury

The 2016 4WD, Caravan and Camping Show at the Coffs Harbour Racing Club this weekend will celebrate the latest and greatest for the great Aussie getaway.

Mon 13 Jun 2016

Gympie blokes film 'd***heads' at Double Island

Gympie blokes film 'd***heads' at Double Island

THESE two 4WDs were spotted taking a very deep dip at Double Island Point on Sunday.

Mon 16 May 2016

Couple loses thousands on 4WD web scam

Couple loses thousands on 4WD web scam

GOLDEN Beach man Jackson McCormack has learnt a hard lesson in online purchases after being ripped off $14,500.

Fri 13 May 2016

VIDEO: Four wheel drive on fire on Pacific Highway

VIDEO: Four wheel drive on fire on Pacific Highway

A car is on fire on the Pacific Highway near Billinudgel with the 4WD well alight

Sun 20 Mar 2016

Council drives 4WD proposal

Council drives 4WD proposal

COFFS Harbour City Council has responded to backlash over a proposed policy that would force 4WD owners to buy a permit to drive on our region’s beaches.

Tue 8 Mar 2016

Is Teewah Beach the world's craziest road?

premium_icon Is Teewah Beach the world's craziest road?

IS Teewah Beach the world’s craziest road? The Daily Mail certainly thinks so.

Fri 8 Jan 2016

Fraser Island a top choice for four-wheel-drivers

Fraser Island a top choice for four-wheel-drivers

CHRISTMAS holidays lend themselves to many options on getting out and about for a relaxing holiday.

Wed 6 Jan 2016

Stay safe, protect the environment while four-wheel driving

Stay safe, protect the environment while four-wheel driving

A NEW automated payment machine will make it easier for four-wheel drivers to access Seven Mile Beach at Lennox Head.

WATCH: Fisher drives with dead shark strapped to bullbar

WATCH: Fisher drives with dead shark strapped to bullbar

A PERTH motorist who was caught on film driving with a large shark tied to the front of their car has become a social media sensation.

Sun 20 Dec 2015

Beer & BS: Roothy tells how to keep an old truck running

Beer & BS: Roothy tells how to keep an old truck running

Bush mechanics: John Rooth lifts the lid on diesel power and Chooka’s latest hairdo.

Fri 18 Dec 2015

12V tips: Five easy 4WD upgrades you can do at home

12V tips: Five easy 4WD upgrades you can do at home

A few 12V upgrades might not make your 4WD more capable, but there’s no denying they make things a whole lot more comfortable.

Wed 16 Dec 2015

A mechanical life: Roothy gives us a glimpse

A mechanical life: Roothy gives us a glimpse

Riding a Harley down the Birdsville Track, bench-pressing BMW motors and fitting 4WD gear are just some of John Rooth’s highlights.

Tue 15 Dec 2015

The 4WD Recovery Handbook: Everything you need to know

The 4WD Recovery Handbook: Everything you need to know

Arming yourself with the right equipment and the know-how to use it can turn even the hairiest offroad situations into a non-event.

Mon 14 Dec 2015

LandCruiser 79: How LowRange's Gleno gave it the berries

LandCruiser 79: How LowRange's Gleno gave it the berries

With a custom engine tune and new Legendex exhaust system, Gleno’s 79 has the bite to match its bark.

How Gleno's LandCruiser became its own evil twin

How Gleno's LandCruiser became its own evil twin

While the bent eight now sounds (and goes) like a freight train, it looked as exciting as an off-white Camry with sheepskin seat covers. Until now that is.

Sun 13 Dec 2015

Keep it down: How to stop the noise in your 4WD

Keep it down: How to stop the noise in your 4WD

An afternoon with a few sheets of sound deadening can keep road noise and exhaust drone away for good.

The Old Way: 4WDs take on the Ghan Railway track

The Old Way: 4WDs take on the Ghan Railway track

Join Roothy, Gleno and Kenno as they follow the historic Ghan Railway through some of the most inhospitable parts of Australia.

Sat 12 Dec 2015

GO WEST: 3 amazing beaches you've never experienced

GO WEST: 3 amazing beaches you've never experienced

Western Australia's not just a convenient place to keep the Pilbara and the Kimberley. It’s home to some of the most breathtaking beaches in Australia.

Thu 10 Dec 2015

What's the diff? Roothy's Milo gets a flash upgrade

What's the diff? Roothy's Milo gets a flash upgrade

Roothy’s been banging on about his new ELockers and how they’re the best thing since Betty White (seriously, she’s older than sliced bread, look it up).

Fuel additives: Does your modern 4WD need them?

Fuel additives: Does your modern 4WD need them?

In the past, there was only Redex, or for those whose memory is still partially intact, you were encouraged to put your car on ‘the Pill’.

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