Compact buggies are nothing new in the Dakar rally, but the idea of campaigning a Smart car in the gruelling two-week event certainly is!
$17,999 2008 HYUNDAI TUCSON CITY SX MY07
WA | 34,664Kms
At the recent Australia’s Best Cars awards, Land Rover owned the all-terrain 4WD category - again. For the fourth year in succession, the Land Rover Discovery 4 collected the award for ‘Best All-Terrain 4WD Award’.
Mazda Australia has confirmed that the new SKYACTIV-G 2.5 litre petrol engine will be added to its popular CX-5 SUV range. It will replace the SKYACTIV-G 2.0 litre petrol engine on All-Wheel Drive (AWD) Maxx, Maxx Sport and GT models.
The final dash of the 2012 Australian OffRoad Championship (AORC) turned into a final ‘splash’ as heavy rain forced a readjustment to the course and the format of the Mitsubishi Electric Lockyer Valley 300. Race organisers, the Brisbane Sporting Car Club, were forced to make hasty changes after rain on the Friday night and throughout Saturday.
For the final round for 2012, the Australian Off Road Championships head to a new location in Queensland’s Lockyer Valley. With three different round winners so far, the 2012 season finale is set to be one of the most hotly contested AORC rounds ever.
At this year’s SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) auto industry aftermarket trade show in Las Vegas, Mazda presented four customised CX-5 compact SUVs, with one of the quartet created for actor and race car driver Patrick Dempsey.
In the USA, Jeep’s Wrangler ‘Moab’ edition has picked up the “4x4 of the Year” award presented by the editors of ‘4-Wheel & Off-Road’ magazine. This is the second consecutive year that the Jeep Wrangler has won the prestigious award.
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01/06/2013 10:00 AM - 02/06/2013 05:00 PM
ADELAIDE SHOWGROUND ADELAIDE
15/03/2013 06:00 AM - 17/03/2013 05:00 PM
RNA Showgrounds Exhibition Centre, brisbane
26/04/2013 07:00 AM - 04/05/2013 06:00 PM
Melbourne - Canberra Melbourne
12/04/2013 07:00 AM - 14/04/2013 06:00 PM
Lardner Park 155 Burnt Store Road Lardner
15/02/2013 03:00 PM - 17/02/2013 09:00 PM
Bright Brewery, Bright Tourist Centre Bright