Tag Archives: off road
24-hour production

Working round the clock to meet Evoque demand

HUGE demand for the Range Rover Evoque has led to yet another first for the carmaker. The 4,500-strong workforce at the company’s Halewood plant has switched to 24-hour working for the first time in a bid to keep up with orders. Launched in July 2011, the Evoque has been a massive hit worldwide, finding success […]

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Land Rover Defender

Special edition of iconic Defender

WHEN the going gets tough… the tough get going! And it would appear that Land Rover has adopted that motto as it has brought out a special edition of its rough, tough Defender. The XTech Special Edition gives the iconic off-roader even more rugged appeal. The model is just as capable as ever, but the […]

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Manby Motorplex

Motor sports complex up for sale

IT’S many a petrolhead’s dream but few have the opportunity to live it. Owning your own motorsport venue. But now, if you have deep enough pockets (or enough of you club together) you could get your hands on an established track and off-road course with potential to grow even bigger. The rare opportunity comes as […]

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The 2012 Mitsubishi Shogun

New Shogun hits the showrooms

The new Shogun features four model variants. MITSUBISHI is rolling out its new Shogun models into dealers’ showrooms. Nothing startlingly new, it’s a case of if it ain’t broke… and represents the latest evolution of the Japanese carmaker’s classic off-roader. The Shogun has achieved almost legendary status with its ability to go just about anywhere […]

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The 2012 Suzuki RM-Z250

Full range of Suzuki off-roaders at show

The RM-Z250 is one of the range of Suzuki off-road bikes at the show. SUZUKI will be unveiling its 2012 off-road bike line-up at a UK show for the first time this weekend. The International Dirt Bike Show takes place at Stoneleigh Park, near Coventry from Thursday (November 3) until the Sunday. If you’re a […]

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Freelander ‘ideal car when weather gets nasty’

LAND ROVER FREELANDER ROAD TEST Land Rover’s excellent Freelander is equally at home on road, or off. With freezing conditions just around the corner, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER says Freelander drivers will have little to worry about this winter. WITH September’s Indian summer now behind us, autumn is here, the leaves are falling off the […]

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Wet weekend but team still smiling

It was all go for the Race2Recovery team. RACE2RECOVERY, the team of disabled service personnel bidding to complete the 2013 Dakar Rally had a brilliant weekend at Rallyday. They raise much-needed funds to aid injured servicemen and women and their families and used the Saturday at the Rallyday event to auction rides in various vehicles. […]

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Off-road fun on offer from Honda

You don’t need four wheels to have fun off-road. YOU can now get your hands on an off-road Honda for less. The Japanese bike manufacturer has introduced a range of offers on its 2011 and 2012 off-road machines. Class leading and championship winning machines the CRF250R and CRF450R moto cross bikes and the CRF250X and […]

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