The Subaru Outback is a great car, but there comes a time when something more capable is needed, and this reader is leaning towards the Holden Trailblazer.
VSC, B-LSD, TRC, ABS and EBD – Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ is/are constantly working hard to keep you on the road.
Two more readers want help selecting a tow car, one is looking to tow a boat and the other can’t decide between Pajero and Pajero Sport…
Bodywork scratches go hand-in-hand with offroading in wooded areas, but there are ways to reduce bush pinstripes…
Want to get the best from your in-car sat-nav guidance? Here are our top five Dos and Don’ts.
What is a recovery point and does the Toyota Fortuner have one?
A reader wonders about torque, power and weight and why car companies always talk about horsepower per kilogram…
Every vehicle in Australia is categorised according to its purpose, but some seem to be in the wrong category. That’s important for off roaders.
Electronic stability control (ESC) has been compulsory on all passenger cars sold in Australia since 2013, but just what is ESC and how does it work?
Robert Pepper’s 2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Exceed seven-seat practicality test.
A reader wants help choosing a small SUV. And their shortlist includes: Suzuki Grand Vitara, Range Rover Evoque and Land Rover Discovery Sport…
One of our readers from India has written with a query that’s relevant to Australia; he wants to know whether he should choose: Ford Everest, Toyota Fortuner, even a Mitsubishi Pajero Sport?
Another day, another towing question. This time it’s a Mazda BT-50 and a horse float… Hi Robert,I am looking at either purchasing a either a 2013 or a 2015 Mazda BT-50, 5 seat, manual, diesel, 4×4. The 2013 model has a Gross Vehicle Mass Maximum of 3200 (kg) and a
A reader wants help with his Suzuki Grand Vitara for sand work. Hi Robert, I have been contemplating buying a 2014 Suzuki Grand Vitara as my daily driver, but it will need to be able to handle light duty off-road work. I’m talking mainly soft beach sand, and deeply gouged
Your car is a bundle of parts, and there are lots of different ways those parts can be supplied, and who can make them… so, are genuine car parts best?