4x4 Earth - The 4WD, Camping, Fishing and Outdoors podcast.
About This Show
Join James from 4x4earth.com as he learns about 4 wheel driving, trucks, tracks, places to go and things to do when exploring the 4x4 Earth.
He looks at driving and recovery techniques, trucks, mods, bush camping and cooking, fishing and generally enjoying the Great Outdoors.
Learn tips and tricks to have a great time in the places that other people can't get to. Do all of this while being safe and looking after the environment.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
37 - Rally Driving with Bruce Garland
7 days ago
If you are loving 4x4earth.com, check out the 4x4earth Merch. The sales help to keep Australia's largest free and independent 4 wheel drive website and the largest Australian 4x4 Podcast! It helps us to keep on doing the work to keep tracks open. We talk with Bruce Garland who has a huge amount of experience in 4WD rally driving. He has done some awesome rallies and we look at how he got started and why and what adventures he has had. Bruce shares his experiences doing the Dakar rally. He talks about driving some of the huge dunes. What does it talk to do a Dakar rally? What kind of driving is it? What do you have to do to be in the Dakar? How much does it cost? What is the role of the rally support team? How do you navigate in a race where there are no roads and you are travelling at 150 km / h? How dangerous is the Dakar rally? Dehydration and fatigue can create significant problems for drivers and navigators? Bruce has done 5 Dakars and is one of Australia's most experienced rally drivers and has some amazing stories to share. We talk about the accident that broke Bruce's back and how he recovered from it. Read more »