nz4wd April 2015

NZ4WD April 2015

Edendale Crank Up

In which we feature a popular yearly celebration of all things old and mechanical from Edendale in the Deep South

Motu Safari 
The annual Motu Safari is one of the country’s most anticipated tagalong events. With good reason says Ashley Lucas.

One Tough Truck
Years of experience – both building and driving – has helped current Superwinch Mainland Winch Challenge champion Andrew ‘Sav’ Satherley build one tough Jeep Wrangler

Traction Aids
There’s an art to getting grip off-road. But there’s plenty of science as well as Ashley Lucas explains.

Tyre Feature
There’s a lot in choosing a new set of tyres for your 4WD. NZ4WD Editor Ross MacKay has the story

In search of the perfect shot
Inspired by some of the landscapes he observed on a recent tagalong, David Coxon returned to the Wairarapa with camera –and some quality time - in hand.

Mitsubishi Triton – New Model
Mitsubishi has revealed its new Triton ute – and NZ4WD was given an exclusive pre-launch preview, including an extensive ride and drive. John Oxley has the story

National 4x4 Trials Deries RND 3&4

From the heat and dust of the third round, mud was back on the agenda at the fourth round of the National 4x4 Trials series.       

Southern Trialblazers Southers Series RND 5
Despite a dry summer down south there was still plenty of mud for the Southern Trailblazers to put on the latest round of their series near Mataura.