Off Road

Sun 2 Feb 2020

Man’s 20 charges for horror crash

Man’s 20 charges for horror crash

Four children aged 13 years and younger were killed and three others injured while the 29-year-old alleged drunk driver walked away uninjured.

Driver charged after four kids killed by out-of-control 4WD

Driver charged after four kids killed by out-of-control 4WD

A 29-year-old man has been charged with 20 offences including four counts of manslaughter after allegedly ploughing into seven children last night, killing four of...

Tue 5 Nov 2019

Cops probe video of girls on 4WD

Cops probe video of girls on 4WD

Police are investigating after video emerged of two young girls riding unrestrained on top of a 4WD in a suburban street

Wed 2 Oct 2019

'Yahoos destroying everything': 1700 sign gorge petition

premium_icon 'Yahoos destroying everything': 1700 sign gorge petition

LOCALS call for Condamine River Rd crossing plan to be overhauled.

Thu 4 Jul 2019

New SUV crowned safest car for kids

New SUV crowned safest car for kids

INDEPENDENT testing of the new SUV show that it's the safest car for your loved ones, but there is a big catch for Aussie buyers.

Fri 28 Jun 2019

Road rage: 4WD rams car during school drop off

premium_icon Road rage: 4WD rams car during school drop off

A four-wheel drive has rammed another car in front of a Gold Coast school as parents and kids were arriving for the day in an apparent road rage incident.

Sun 28 Oct 2018

Which family SUV should I buy?

Which family SUV should I buy?

THEY have replaced sedans as the most popular choice of family car. But not all SUVs are created equal.

Mon 3 Sep 2018

Dead dolphin found in bushland, police investigating

Dead dolphin found in bushland, police investigating

ALMOST a week after receiving reports of a car dragging a dolphin along a main North Coast road, a dead dolphin has been found dumped in the bush.

Thu 3 May 2018

This is why you don't drive on the beach at high tide

This is why you don't drive on the beach at high tide

BEACH drivers have been urged to plan trips around the high tide, after the ocean claimed another vehicle yesterday.

Fri 20 Apr 2018

Why this ute is the next bloke magnet

Why this ute is the next bloke magnet

HOLDEN’S performance car partner has spent 30 years fine-tuning Commodore V8s, now it has turned its skills to 4WD utes.

Mon 16 Apr 2018

Spate of vehicle rescues sparks beach closure

Spate of vehicle rescues sparks beach closure

Four-wheel drive vehicles will not be allowed on the beach for at least two weeks after an excessive number of vehicle rescues at the weekend.

Thu 7 Dec 2017

Why aren't all four-wheel drive owners doing this?

Why aren't all four-wheel drive owners doing this?

Sports utility vehicles are selling in unprecedented numbers ... but strangely most buyers never step off the bitumen.

Sun 26 Nov 2017

UPDATE: Yeppoon teen dies in 4WD beach rollover

UPDATE: Yeppoon teen dies in 4WD beach rollover

Single-vehicle rollover at Five Rocks late last night.

Sat 18 Nov 2017

Bruce Hwy carnage after driver crosses onto wrong side road

Bruce Hwy carnage after driver crosses onto wrong side road

UPDATE 1.30PM: Police believe a four-wheel-drive heading south has crossed into northbound traffic in a crash that has caused extensive Bruce Hwy...

Thu 16 Nov 2017

Coast star launches All 4 Adventure TV show in America

Coast star launches All 4 Adventure TV show in America

YOU wouldn't believe the crazy adventures this Coast man has, all in a day's work.

Thu 25 May 2017

BEACH RAGE: Calls for crackdown on illegal dune driving

BEACH RAGE: Calls for crackdown on illegal dune driving

FEELING "fairly bloody intimidated" was not what a Lennox Head fisherman expected from what was meant to be a relaxed afternoon of fishing at Seven Mile Beach.

Fri 24 Feb 2017

Mercedes-Benz's premium ute hits Australian shores

Mercedes-Benz's premium ute hits Australian shores

Mercedes' striking new 4x4 double cab ute, due to go on sale here in 2018, does some Australian off-road testing before hitting our showrooms

Tue 21 Feb 2017

What was going on with the man behind WA head-on fatality

What was going on with the man behind WA head-on fatality

THE man filmed driving a 4WD erratically in WA that crashed in a fatal head-on collision had been attempting to “start over again” after a “very bad year”.

Wed 8 Feb 2017

Outrage after driver caught running over birds on beach

Outrage after driver caught running over birds on beach

BIRDS were left injured and dying on the sand.

Fri 16 Dec 2016

'Brake! Brake!' Beach driving goes wrong

'Brake! Brake!' Beach driving goes wrong

BEACH driving can be a tricky business. Watch as four-wheel-drivers hitting the sand at Inskip Point find out getting a tow out of a jam can make things worse.

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