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THE LION WITH A VORACIOUS APPETITE

THE LION WITH A VORACIOUS APPETITE

Three weeks after the exciting news that Peugeot, Red Bull and Total have decided to join forces to contest the 2015 Dakar, the car that will spearhead the team’s challenge has finally broken cover. Behind the wheel of this purpose-designed machine Carlos Sainz and Cyril Despres will defend the colours of Team Peugeot Total on […]

THE LION IS READY TO ROAR AGAIN

THE LION IS READY TO ROAR AGAIN

After smashing the record for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in 2013, Peugeot Sport, Red Bull and Total have joined forces to take on the 2015 Dakar Rally.

TRITON FACELIFT

TRITON FACELIFT

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM) launched the new Triton today. Apart from the Triton VGT GS, the Triton facelift also offers three other upgraded variants including, Triton 2.5 AT, Triton 2.5 MT and Triton 2.5 MT STD with a new designed front bumper and grille.

VW T-ROC TO ROCK GENEVA

VW T-ROC TO ROCK GENEVA

Meet the T-ROC, the latest Volkswagen SUV concept, which is making its debut at the Geneva Motor Show.

HISTORY

LET’S GET DIRTY!

LET’S GET DIRTY!

In their 35 year existence, TRD has been an integral component in Toyota’s success in the U.S., not only in numerous motorsports racing victories but in the area of high quality performance parts and accessories.

LEGEND REBORN

LEGEND REBORN

The PPI Toyota Trophy Truck, driven by legendary racer Ivan “Ironman” Stewart from 1994 to 2000, rolls out of RK Motors Charlotte, one of the nation’s premier restoration shop, after being fully restored to competition specifications.

25 YEARS OF MALAYSIA’S FIRST 4X4 CLUB

25 YEARS OF MALAYSIA’S FIRST 4X4 CLUB

History was made when Malaysia’s first offroad club, the 4×4 Adventure Club of Kuala Lumpur, was officially registered on February 11 1987.

ALL-WHEEL-DRIVE FOREVER

ALL-WHEEL-DRIVE FOREVER

Subaru today announced that this year marks the 40th anniversary of the debut of Subaru all-wheel drive (AWD) vehicles since the Subaru Leone Estate Van 4WD was first introduced in Japan in 1972.

SPORT

THE METTLE TEST IN THE DESERT

THE METTLE TEST IN THE DESERT

Mopar will be testing its mettle in the southern California desert at the 2014 Griffin King of The Hammers, an event built around what many consider the toughest one-day off-road race in the world that combines desert racing and rock crawling.

SIZZLING SRI LANKA

SIZZLING SRI LANKA

Nostalgic train transport, rebel held territory, rugged highlands, picturesque eastern province, sand dunes, surfing paradise, jungle stages, tough terrain, Sappers track, 4×4 supremacy of off-road modified and production class vehicles, what have these got in common? Sports and adventure tourism of course!

VIGOUROUX AND BALDWIN TOGETHER FOR DAKAR 2014

VIGOUROUX AND BALDWIN TOGETHER FOR DAKAR 2014

TEAM EVR / Jefferies Racing is a newly formed Dakar Team that is built around two extremely experienced racing professionals: Eric Vigouroux and BJ Baldwin. The team is aiming for outright successes in the Dakar 2014 with two new pickup trucks, designed and built in cooperation with Jefferies Racing.

RAINFOREST CHALLENGE: BACK TO ROOTS

RAINFOREST CHALLENGE: BACK TO ROOTS

This year is about returning “home,” so to speak, for the Rainforest Challenge (RFC). The event’s association with the state of Terengganu on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia goes back to the very beginning of RFC in 1997, where we travelled partly on routes from Hulu Terengganu to Tasik Kenyir.

TRAVEL

MACHINA HARASHO REACHED POLE OF COLD

MACHINA HARASHO REACHED POLE OF COLD

The Land Rover and The Royal Geographical Society (with Institute of British Geographers) supported ‘Pole of Cold’ expedition team have reached their goal – Oymyakon, Russia – aka the ‘Pole of Cold.’

WORLD’S FIRST HYBRID EXPEDITION

WORLD’S FIRST HYBRID EXPEDITION

Three Range Rover Diesel Hybrid prototypes complete 10,472 miles along the Silk Trail by traversing 13 countries over 53 days from Solihull, UK, to Mumbai, India. It is the world’s first ever hybrid expedition along the Silk Trail and one of the boldest driving adventures ever pursued by Land Rover.

ULTIMATE JIMNY GLOBAL CHALLENGE

ULTIMATE JIMNY GLOBAL CHALLENGE

On Sunday 31 March, four retired avid Suzuki fans began a 28,000 mile fundraising tour around the world in aid of Save the Children and the Oakhaven Hospice in Lymington, Hampshire.

TOYOTA HILUX ON JET FUEL

TOYOTA HILUX ON JET FUEL

Toyota’s redoubtable Hilux continues to push the boundaries of extreme endurance, completing a marathon Antarctic journey of more than 5,900 miles, further than any vehicle of its type has managed before.

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SMART SSANGYONG CONCEPT

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