Fatigue!

For many of us, over the holiday season, we will be heading away and driving longer distances than many are used to driving. We all need to be aware of the dangers of driving whilst fatigued as it is well known that fatigue-related accidents always spike higher at this time of the year. Accident Percentage [Read more …]

Wildlife On Our Roads

Wildlife Animals Accidents Each year, thousands of collisions between animals and motor vehicles occur on Australian roads. The majority of the animals hit are kangaroos and wallabies. Native animals aren’t the only victims of road accidents; farmyard animals including horses, cattle, sheep and goats can pose serious risks to drivers. Major highways and roads in [Read more …]

December Headlines

2019 Nissan Navara N-Trek Warrior Review More than just a sticker pack, the locally-modified N-Trek Warrior focuses on suspension tweaks and new wheels to beef up the Navara’s off-road ability. read more – https://mr4x4.com.au/2019-nissan-navara-n-trek-warrior-review/?utm_source=ActiveCampaign&utm_medium=email&utm_content=All-new+Nissan+Navara+N-Trek+Warrior+Tested+%2B+How+to+tow+a+camper+trailer+on+sand&utm_campaign=PC+Newsletter+%23291 Get Up To Speed With Towing https://view.publitas.com/arb-4×4-accessories-1/4×4-culture-issue-56/page/8-9 Takata Airbag Recall Just Got Much Bigger and More Dangerous The Takata airbag recall [Read more …]

January Headlines

May this year bring new happiness, new goals, new achievements and a lot of new inspirations in your life. Wishing you a year fully loaded with happiness. Happy New Year! Australian Government Ends Production of Paper Maps GEOSCIENCE Australia (GA), our Federal Government mapping agency, has decided to end production and sale of the paper [Read more …]

Gravel Road Safety

Unfortunately, many people we encounter off-road don’t pay enough attention to the dangers of driving on gravel roads. It has always been a strong recommendation from us at Eureka 4WD Training that once driving on unsealed roads to engage H4 in a part-time 4WD or engage the centre differential lock of a Full-Time 4WD, for [Read more …]

October Headlines

Some of the 4WD and automotive news stories during October Next-Generation Flagship Off-Roader Will Remain Capable Whether it Gets V6 or Even Hybrid Power, Says Toyota The all-new 300 Series Toyota LandCruiser will be just as capable as the 200 Series it replaces in 2021 – whether it’s powered by V6 petrol, diesel or even hybrid powertrains, [Read more …]

Let’s Talk Tyres

4WD Tyres Differentiation We are talking tyres and more specifically 4WD tyres! So what’s the difference between All-Terrain tyres, Highway Terrain tyres and Mud tyres? How does each of these affect your driving and the performance of your vehicle? Let’s dive right in – (A/T) All Terrain 60% On-Road driving & 40% Off-Road driving (H/T) [Read more …]

2019 Mundaring Powerlines Cleanup

Parks & Wildlife (DBCA), WA4WDA & Track Care WA Parks & Wildlife (DBCA) in association with WA4WDA & Track Care WA present the 2019 Mundaring Powerlines Cleanup. Date & Time Saturday 7th September 2019 Arrival Time 08:30am – 08:45 am Welcome/Safety Briefing 09:00 am Meeting Location Corner Flynn and Nganguring Roads (Powerlines Track), The Lakes, [Read more …]

33 Epic 4WD Tracks in WA

We came across this detailed article about some of the best 4WD tracks in W.A Western Australia’s Amazing 4WD Tracks Western Australia is incredible. There’s some of the best beaches, 4WD tracks and scenery in the country and for this reason thousands of people are out there every day exploring our great state. If you [Read more …]

Quad Bike Toolkit

Many of us 4WDers are Also Keen Quad Bike Riders We came across this article and believe it is definitely worth a read. https://knowinjury.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Know-Injury-Quad-Bike-Toolkit.pdf?fbclid=IwAR2UHLZoo93VpoK1v9rwUaQtj7x06B11hKwSWwObw8pgFmrSEAaaaqugm2k Please keep safe out there everyone. For more 4WD tips, reviews and articles from Eureka 4WD visit our blog page Feeling adventurous? Then join us on a Eureka 4WD Training Course [Read more …]