Category: road trip

Things to do Before your RoadTrip

Things to do Before your RoadTrip

How To Prepare For Your Christmas Road Trip You’re thinking of driving over the holidays, right? Road Trips can be fun, but be prepared. Here’s a list of some useful things you might want to do before you set off: 1: Roadside assistance: It is a good time to consider whether or not you want … Continue reading Things to do Before your RoadTrip

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The Grand Daddy of GTs, Ford’s Mustang Blasts a Path Down the Hume pts 1 and 2

    Above and Below: Roadside comfort stops over 40c. note BEWARE OF SNAKES sign. What kind of snakes did they mean? Above: the Mustang at Chez Kelly. Above: 28 to 43 Below: Chez Kelly, GEMBROOK VIC Below: Melbourne’s outer ring Below: Mustang stands out in a carpark Arguments aplenty swirl around the mystical Mustang. … Continue reading The Grand Daddy of GTs, Ford’s Mustang Blasts a Path Down the Hume pts 1 and 2

Handsome, Capable, and Super Luxurious: Range Rover SV Autobiography LWB

Yes yes yes oh YES: stunning looks and performance, comfort, accessories Not so much: outdated entertainment system, no carplay/android auto Range Rover SV Autobiography LWB Range Rover was the first and best SUV. Most luxury SUVs have a capable but limited AWD system. You’ll get off road but will probably be up to your armpits … Continue reading Handsome, Capable, and Super Luxurious: Range Rover SV Autobiography LWB

Road Trip in Peugeot’s Frisky Filly, the 308 GTI 270

    Above left: tiny single cup holder behind gear stick,  Right: dials read opposite directions     What a peach. When I drove the 308 GTI 270 (henceforth known as the GTI or I’ll be driven quite mad) on the track, I loved the rocket-like performance. But, the suspension felt quite soft yet firm … Continue reading Road Trip in Peugeot’s Frisky Filly, the 308 GTI 270

Levorg: Subaru’s secret and rather sexy weapon?

Yes yes yes oh YES: good looks, fab engine, eyesight safety, smooth Oh dear me no: price, no carplay/android auto, no manual With the front of a WRX and the rear of a sort-of Liberty/outback, the Levorg is a mash-up of Subaru’s greatest hits. Stick a nice bit of AWD, and a sweet little turbo-boxer … Continue reading Levorg: Subaru’s secret and rather sexy weapon?