13 Aug 2018

What key modifications should you make to your 4×4 to make it a better towing vehicle?

Can you make a good 4×4 towing vehicle better? Yes. And here are the key modifications to make your 4×4 a better towing vehicle.

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How to carry fuel on your 4x4
08 Aug 2018

How to carry extra fuel in your car

Thanks to the vastness and sparseness of the continent in which we live there’s often a need to carry additional fuel when four-wheel driving. Here’s the best (and safest) way to do it.

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06 Aug 2018

How to choose a caravan or camper trailer

There’s so many camper trailers and caravans on the market it can be hard to work out which one’s best for you. Read our guide on how to choose a caravan or camper trailer.

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01 Aug 2018

How to choose a towing vehicle

When it comes to towing, you can’t just hook up and hope for the best if you want to be safe, here’s how to choose a towing vehicle.

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2018 Subaru XV 2.0i-S Review
31 Jul 2018

The Top 10 Best Small SUVs On-Sale for less than $40K

Sales of SUVs are booming, offering a little bit of extra height and depending on the model even some rough road ability, read our guide for the top 10 best small SUVs on-sale right now.

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how to clean a windscreen
24 Jul 2018

How to clean your car windscreen inside and out…

Another Tuesday Tips that seems a little too simple, right…but one of the most important parts of driving is ensuring you’ve got good vision. Here’s how to keep your windscreen clean.

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Toyota Prado GX
18 Jul 2018

Top 5 Base-Spec 4×4 Wagons

Basic is often best when you want to travel off-road or into remote areas. Here are the Top 5 base-spec 4×4 wagons currently on the Aussie market for proper adventuring.

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are automatic cars a time-bomb for young drivers
18 Jul 2018

Learning to drive a car – skills for a new learner driver

Learning to drive a car is daunting, and it’s easy to forget how much a learner driver needs to know, follow this list to cover all bases.

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How to attach a snatch strap
17 Jul 2018

Gear You Need: Snatch Strap Recovery

When you have two or more vehicles travelling together, a snatch recovery can often be the easiest and fastest way to get a stuck vehicle unstuck. To perform a safe snatch recovery, you’re going to need the right gear.

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The battery in your car can and will go flat and as Murphy’s Law dictates, when it’s most inconvenient for you. Here's how to change a car battery.
16 Jul 2018

How to jumpstart a car…and should you bother?

The idea behind jumpstarting a car is to use a donor car’s battery to re-charge a flat battery via the use of jump leads…but if you own a post-2000 car you risk damaging your vehicle.

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11 Jul 2018

How to bump start a car

You rarely need this skill, but when you do need it, then you really need it… how to bump start a car.

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10 Jul 2018

Upgrading your 4×4 for driving in the dark

Driving in the dark can fraught with danger but it’s sometime unavoidable. If your vehicle is equipped with the right gear you’ll be able to make it safely through the night.

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Why tint your car window...rules explained.
09 Jul 2018

Window tinting and the law in Australia – How dark can you go?

While most car makers offer darkened privacy glass on new vehicles, owners of older vehicles often look to window tinting to cut the UV filtering into their car. We explore the latest Australian laws for window tinting and whether you should bother…

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We’ve all heard about Apple CarPlay and Android Auto but MirrorLink also allows you to control your smartphone via your car’s infotainment screen.
02 Jul 2018

What is MirrorLink?

We’ve all heard about Apple CarPlay and Android Auto but MirrorLink also allows you to control your smartphone via your car’s infotainment screen. Indeed, it was the first in-car-phone-connectivity system.

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Battery charge warning light
28 Jun 2018

Everything you need to know about 4×4 electrical power options

If you’re going to use your four-wheel drive for off-road adventures, you’re going to need a reliable and abundant source of power for all your electrical gear. These days there are more electrical power options than ever before.

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