17 Aug 2018
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Fraser Coast Expo this weekend! 

For everyone in the Wide Bay & Fraser Coast area in Queensland, don’t forget the Fraser Coast Expo this weekend! Kicking off from 8.30am Friday 17th August until 4pm Sunday 19th August, the Expo is set to be held at the Maryborough showgrounds. Covering everything from…

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2019 Suzuki Jimny goes off-road 

Considering details of this little beast have been the worst kept secret in recent times, we’ve finally got a video fix for you, where the new 2019 Suzuki Jimny goes off-road from the folks over at DPC cars (we’re not real sure about those driving…

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Kimberley Kampers closes its doors 

After a rather tumultuous 12 months of voluntary administration and last ditch efforts to save the company, Kimberley Kampers closes its doors.  Once known for being arguably the most advanced and well built rear-fold campers on the market, the company was put into voluntary administration late…

Listed payloads of the X-Class look great on paper, but we'll reserve judgement until we give it a good assessment.
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Recalled: X-Class TPMS issues 

The new Mercedes-Benz has been recalled, with the X-Class TPMS (Tyre Pressure Monitoring System) suffering a software bug, where the low pressure warning may not be displayed if the pressures drop below a certain level. The recall has been undertaken by Mercedes-Benz and the ACCC…

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Toyota 1GD-FTV bites the dust 

Recently we did a six-vehicle comparison test in the outback of South Australia in Unsealed 4X4, pitting a bunch of current dual-cab utes against one another. During the testing, the HiLux Rugged X test vehicle’s 1GD-FTV dropped into ‘limp mode’ four times due to dust ingress….

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Issue 34 – OUT NOW! 

Issue 34 of Pat Callinan’s 4X4 Adventures is out now! In this issue, we take you through Part 1 of The Cape: Exploring the South. In this issue we take you through the roads less travelled of the southern end of Cape York, showing you…