Get any group of 4WDers together and sooner or later the topic of tyres will come up. “How big are they?” It’s almost an unspoken rule of 4WDing that you’re judged by either the distance you’ve travelled, or the size of your tyres. A good set of tyres can make your 4WD go further and use less fuel.
You’ve kitted out the ideal rig and you're ready to roll, but where’s the best place for a shakedown run before you tackle the hard stuff? The Oodnadatta Track in South Australia is the perfect place to start.
Don't get caught up in the sales pitch when selecting a UHF antenna, know which is best for you. When it comes to choosing the right antenna for your UHF radio, the old 'bigger is better' motto doesn't always work.
GPS devices use satellites to monitor your position. They are quickly becoming the standard navigation devices for all kinds of travel. They're great for planning out journeys, allowing drivers to drop way points and save trips, and contain massive amounts of data that simply can't be displayed on printed maps; points of interest, camp sites, petrol stations and so on.