PURISTS may not agree, but the all-new Land Rover Defender leaves its predecessor in the dust as far as the ladies are concerned. With modern functionality and typically high-brow Land Rover form, this first overhaul of the iconic Defender shape in 37 years provides plenty of pleasure, and takes away any 4WD pain.
I SPENT a Saturday morning just over a fortnight ago going car shopping with my niece. She’d decided she needs a car of her own and she thinks I know a bit about the subject, so she asked me to come along.
COVID-19-induced travel restrictions look like they’ll remain part of life for some time to come, especially by air. That’s bad news for those of us in Melbourne, particularly, still enduring months of enforced local isolation.