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French speed limits

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11 Jan 2018

Beware: French speed limits cut in safety drive

Dreaming of a motoring holiday in France? Be warned, French speed limits are so to be lowered on more than 250,000 miles of the country’s road network this summer in a bid to increase road safety. French speed limits are being reduced on all two-lane highways from 90 kilometres an hour (56 mph) to 80… Read more »


classic camper van

Campervan

20 Dec 2017

Start 2018 with a bang in this Mercedes classic camper

If your New Year’s resolution is to have more fun and adventure in 2018, perhaps you should be making a bid for this classic camper van. This incredible 1959 Mercedes-Benz O 319 bus has been fully restored and subtly modified into an incredibly stylish camper. Its prior owner, an eccentric computer engineer, used his extensive… Read more »


French Christmas markets

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15 Dec 2017

HIC guide to fabulous French Christmas markets

Not long now until Christmas 2017 but there’s still time to fit in a trip across the Channel to visit some real French Christmas markets. The great thing about visiting French Christmas markets is that it entails a good road trip but its not too far for you to drive, and it gives you there… Read more »


VW Bay Container

Campervan

04 Dec 2017

Is this 1970 VW Bay Container a bomb proof investment?

If you are looking for a Dub to stand out from the crowd at the next VW rally, look no further than this 1970 VW Bay Container Van which is coming up for sale. “Australian Container Van models are rare enough, but when you factor in the fact that this early bay version was built… Read more »


Bowler Wildcat

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15 Nov 2017

The Bowler Wildcat – a loud head-turning off-roader

This bright yellow head-turner is a rare Bowler Wildcat – number eight of around only 100 manufactured – owned by 26-year-old Jake Fish of Bishops Stortford. The Wildcat is an off-road dream machine originally made by Bowler Offroad. It is big brother to the Tomcat and it utilises many components from the legendary work-horse, the Land… Read more »