Posted on: 25/10/19
As much as we like to think we're that little bit smarter than average, it never hurts to brush up on some of the common mistakes people make just to be on the safe side. The majority of simple mistakes in four-wheel driving come from two things; first, failure to adapt to the situation and second, overconfidence.
Posted on: 08/10/19
Where you choose to sleep is one of the biggest considerations when you're heading on a big trip. Depending on the degree to which you're willing to rough it, your decision will be guided by other factors, such as price, storage space and weight.
Posted on: 19/09/19
When it comes to occasional off-roading, weekends at the ski resort, towing and outback track touring, these electronic conveniences will dramatically improve your experience. Before heading out on any serious adventures, find out what electronic aids your vehicle has, what they do and when and how to use them.
Posted on: 28/08/19
The debate surrounding the merits of petrol and diesel engines has been raging for decades. Diesel engines are often lauded as the best choice due to their ability to generate high low-end torque and effective engine braking, but there’s much more to it than that.
Posted on: 22/08/19
All-wheel and four-wheel drive vehicles are not all created equal. Their vastly distinct capabilities stem from purpose-driven design cues that cater to a variety of purposes and a range of users.
Posted on: 08/07/19
We want to see the adventures you're taking with #HemaMaps and we want to share a few of our favourites.
Posted on: 18/06/19
Weight is a massively important consideration when towing, we simply cannot over-emphasise the gravity of the matter. It may not be something you've had to consider in the past, but every tow-vehicle and trailer are subject to weight limits – camper and vehicle manufacturers perform extensive testing to establish these limits.
Posted on: 12/04/19
Once you veer off the black-top and reach the end of the graded-gravel roads, obstacles are made all the more challenging with a trailer in tow.
Posted on: 31/03/19
Communications are vitally important when you head into remote parts of Australia, and there are plenty of options depending on your needs.
Posted on: 14/03/19
We're privileged to experience some of the more remote wilderness areas in the country, and as users of these spaces it is also our responsibility to look after them.