15 Oct 2019

Top 5 Best Large SUVs over $45k

If you need something roomy and it has to be an SUV but you don’t want to blow the budget completely, then this list is for you. Here are the Top 5 Best Large SUVs over $45k.

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Top 5 Best SUVs under $45k
04 Feb 2019

Top 5 Best Large SUVs under $45k

With SUVs there’s often crossover between medium and large on buyer’s shopping lists . Here we list the top 5 best large SUVs under $45k.

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Toyota Prado
11 Dec 2018

Top 5 Best-selling Bush Wagons

While 4×4 utes are well suited to bush touring adventures, they don’t offer the comfort, cabin space or luggage security of a 4×4 wagon, so it’s little wonder adventuring families often opt for the latter. Here are the top-sellers so far this year (up until October).

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1942 Jeep® Willys MB
31 Oct 2018

Top 5 Most influential 4x4s of all time

Throughout history a handful of vehicles have had a massive impact on how the recreational four-wheel drive scene has developed into one of the most important segments of the automotive world. Here’s our list of the Top 5 Most Influential 4x4s of all time.

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Suzuki Jimny
05 Oct 2017

Top 5 old-school 4x4s you can still buy

Right now there are only five ‘proper’ 4x4s with a separate chassis and live-axles front and rear, here’s the list.

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10 Feb 2017

Friday Five: How to self-recover your 4×4 when bogged

Getting stuck while driving off-road when you’ve got mates around isn’t such a big deal. Here’s how to self-recover your 4×4 when bogged.

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How to drive in fog by Practical Motoring
03 Feb 2017

Friday Five: Tips on driving in fog

It’s summer time and so tips on driving in fog might seem out of place but where I live fog often rolls in randomly… here’s how to drive to the conditions.

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27 Jan 2017

Friday Five: Our top modifications for a track day

Want to take your sportscar to a racetrack? Of course you do, but first you’ll need to make some changes…

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20 Jan 2017

Friday 5: Did you know about these rules for trailers?

Trailer towing is more difficult and dangerous than normal driving, so there’s a lot of rules to regulate it.

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13 Jan 2017

Friday Five: Do you have the skills to tow a trailer?

Amazingly, there is no license required to tow a trailer in Australia. But if there was…

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driving techniques you were taught but are now wrong
06 Jan 2017

Friday 5: driving techniques you were taught but are now wrong

Remember your driving lessons? Don’t pass these golden oldies on to your kids:

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30 Dec 2016

Friday Five: If it’s good enough for a racecar, it must be good for a roadcar, right?

Motorsport is a harsh environment for vehicles, and appears harsher than the day-to-day use of cars we’re all familiar with. But that’s not entirely true.

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Check your fluids
23 Dec 2016

Friday Five: Top car maintenance tips

Regular, simple and quick car maintenance can keep your car running in good condition.

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16 Dec 2016

Friday Five – Long-Distance Driving Tips for Solo Drivers

Australia is a big country and there can often be incredibly long distances between towns, here’s how to stave off boredom if you’re driving alone.

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how you know you bought the right car
25 Nov 2016

Top 5 Reasons you know you bought the right car

You’ve heard of buyer’s regret, but what about buyer’s satisfaction? Here are a handful of reasons you know you bought the right car…

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