A father and son trip!

by Jarrod
(Perth, WA)

The Ute

The Ute

This 4x4 has brought much pleasure over the last year.

Prior to owning it I've had 2 wheel drive utes for the last 10 years. It's great to finally get off the beaten track again and take the path less travelled.
I wait all week to see the big smoke in the rear view mirror. It's funny when something like a vehicle can richen your life with experiences while making you poor in the pocket at the same time!

We recently went on a father and son trip up the coast. It was a great trip throwing in a few challenges here and there. Crossing blown out sand dunes, negotiating flooded tracks and even setting up camp in driving rain and gale force winds!! ( in the dark... )

Always looking forward to the next trip. I love the red dirt country, so I think I might just roll the swag and head on up ;)

Mods from front to back include
: ARB Bullbar
: Light Force Spotties
: Heavy duty front recovery points
: Safari snorkel
: ARB air compreesor mounted under bonnet
: 80 Channel Two Way Radio
: Mickey Thompson Claws 285's
: Old man emu suspension with 2 inch lift
: 130lt long range fuel tank
: Tracklander Roof Rack
: Solar Panel with Red Arc BC/DC into 100amp hr AGM Dual Battery to keep the beer cold
: Rear facing LED work lights mounted on the Roll Bar
: Hard Lid to keep the rain out
: Heavy Duty Tow Hitch with Trailer brakes and Anderson plug to power the boat winch!

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