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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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
Yes yes yes oh YES: stunning looks and performance, comfort, accessories Not so much: outdated entertainment system, no carplay/android auto Range Rover SV Autobiography LWB Range Rover was the first and best SUV.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
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
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?
PiC 1: SWIMMING WITH A BUS: The diver is about 150cm tall, the whale shark is close to 10 metres long. So who bought the chips and tartare sauce? PIC 2: “THIS IS HOW IT’S DONE”: Crew member Todd instructs novice divers in the fine arts of meeting a really big fish. PIC 3: GETTIN’ … Continue reading Commune with nature. Swimming with Sharks