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Make Your Jeep Rugged With Tire And Wheel Combo Packages

If you own a Jeep, then you know that part of the appeal of your ride is the fact that you can go practically anywhere. Since it was first created, the Jeep has been the quintessential all-terrain vehicle. However, is your rig ready to take on the road less traveled? If you upgrade your Jeep tire and wheel combo packages, it will be. Let’s see why most Jeep owners choose to get this kind of installation done before anything else. Continue reading

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5 Reasons To Love The New & Improved Volkswagen Amarok

Very few sequels are ever as good as the original. Films, music, novels, very rarely is the appeal of the first instalment captured to any great extent by those that follow. Where the rule differs however is with cars – or at least it does now. The VW Amarok has long been a staple of the fleet from Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles. Continue reading

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Land Rover Discovery – A Fond Farewell To A Legend

Or should that be au revoir? The Land Rover Discovery as we know, love and applaud it, is on the way to the home for old SUVs to be replaced by – a Land Rover Discovery. The outgoing version has all the renowned aerodynamics of a brick-and-a-half whereas the new model is sleek and modern and right on trend. Regardless, it somehow seems a shame to change it. Continue reading

Land Rover Discovery Sport – The Benchmark SUV?

Discovery Sport, DriveWrite AutomotiveThe Land Rover Freelander, bless, is no more. The country cousin beloved of retired folk in their rural idyll has been replaced by an altogether different prospect that’s like replacing an ageing Spartacus with his smarter younger brother. The Freelander in second hand guise (or even the last of the new ones out there) remains a great used car buy as it can still give the trendy SUV usurpers a run for their money. Continue reading

Skoda Octavia Scout – The Perfect All-Rounder

I have in the past sung the praises of Skoda cars and with good reason. They are competitively priced, well made and always surprisingly commodious. The Octavia featured today is no different and is, in my opinion, just about the best all-rounder on the market regardless of price bracket. Continue reading

The Suzuki Jimny – Hardcore Fun

The Suzuki Jimny is always going to be a niche car. Like a certain spread made from yeast extract as a by-product of brewing beer, you either love it or hate it. In its present form it has been around since 1998 (evolving steadily) so somebody buys it although you wouldn’t think so if you read a few of the professional reviews. Dig a little deeper though and look at owner reviews – they tell a different story entirely. Continue reading