Pirelli Dragon Sport vs Michelin Pilot Sport 5

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Pirelli and Michelin are renowned for making some of the best tyres on the market. The Dragon Sport was reviewed in our performance tyre report, but since then Michelin has released the long-awaited Pilot Sport 5. So, how does the older Pirelli compare with the new kid on the block? Dragon Sport Pilot Sport 5 … Read more

Falken Wildpeak AT3W vs BFG KO2: Which is Best?

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In our extensive all-terrain tyre test, we compared 13 different 4×4 tyres. With such a large choice, there was likewise a lot to consider between tyres. This time, we have selected two very popular options from that test to compare side-by-side. The Falken Wildpeak AT3W and BFGoodrich T/A KO2 both compete for the same A/T … Read more

Michelin Pilot Sport 4 vs 4s vs 5 Tyre Comparison


Michelin has been at the cutting edge of performance tyres for decades. The evergreen Pilot Sport 4 and Pilot Sport 4S twins have been joined in 2022 by the long-awaited ultra-high performance (UHP) Pilot Sport 5. The three tyres may be broadly similar at face value but there are some differences worth considering. In this … Read more

Static vs Bagged Suspension: Which is Best?

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Your vehicle’s suspension system is an important safety feature. How it is set up determines how it handles the movement of the vehicle and how it keeps all four wheels on the tarmac (or dirt). Lowered suspension also changes the aesthetic, and car enthusiasts love a sports car that sits low, or off-road vehicles that … Read more

Stainless Steel Snorkel vs Plastic: Which to Choose?

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Snorkels are an excellent addition to your 4×4, giving peace of mind that the air intake has a reliable and water-free air flow. You know you want one, but choosing between plastic and stainless steel snorkels can be slightly confusing. In this guide, we cover the pros and cons of each and run through common … Read more

Spray Putty vs Primer Filler: Which to Choose?

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Repairing a car’s paintwork is a long, laborious process. That said, doing such repairs at home is possible with the right tools and supplies. The quality of the end result is reflected in the preparation, so using products fit for purpose is essential. Knowing when to use spray putty and primer filler ensures the repair … Read more

A Guide to Illegal Car Mods in Australia

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Australians still live in one of the more relaxed countries when it comes to modified vehicle ownership. While it isn’t unheard of for cars to be impounded (or worse, crushed), these stories are normally linked to driver behaviour. Your writer went down many rabbit holes researching not just the obvious illegal modifications, but also the … Read more

Types of Window Tint: A Beginner’s Guide

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Australia’s sunny weather and hot summers makes car window tint a worthwhile investment. However, tinting technology has improved a lot over the years and the choice for car owners can be overwhelming. In this article, we look at what types of car window tints are available and the pros and cons of each. What is … Read more

Carbon vs Ceramic Tint: Which is Best?

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Drivers considering various window tint films know the benefits; reduced infrared and UV light exposure, reduced cabin temperatures, more privacy, and even anti-shattering properties. However, there are two types of window tint film that stand out as the best options available. Carbon and ceramic window tints offer measurable improvements in many areas over cheaper, economical … Read more

Spot lights vs light bar: Which to choose?

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When driving in the dark, having the road ahead illuminated across a wider area increases safety. We’re big fans of auxiliary driving lights, and the options today are endless. LED technology has broadened the choice massively, while companies continue to develop traditional lighting options. If you are new to four-wheel-driving, or want to upgrade your … Read more