Blog - Nissan

22nd March, 2016

Words by Paul Murrell, Practial Motoring www.practicalmotoring.com.au There was a time, not very long ago, when it seemed the only vehicles you saw beyond the city limits were Toyota LandCruisers and Nissan Patrols. For many years, they were the first choice of country dwellers, and the Outback rivalry between Nissan and Toyota was almost as strong as the tribalism of Ford vs. Continue Reading

14th January, 2016

In our last GQ update, she was being prepped in our workshop, readying herself for her complete transformation. But what exactly has she had done you ask?   So far she’s had the following equipment fitted:   ARB bull bar and side rails and side step Kaymar rear bar with twin wheel swinger Safari snorkel, turbo kit, intercooler and exhaust Recaro seats REDARC dual battery system with dual volt Continue Reading

17th September, 2015

Back in the workshop following some fun on the Zig Zag track at Lithgow with Mike Ellem from Offroad Images, it's time to give the mighty GQ Patrol a bit of a birthday. While in pretty good nick for her age, the GQ has a reasonably large dent on the rear quarter panel, as well as a number of 'character' marks on other Continue Reading

17th July, 2015

When selecting our 2nd Off Road Icon, the tremendous response from our fans in ensuring this 4WD was included in the top four, made the Nissan GQ Patrol an obvious choice. The GQ was radically different mechanically from its predecessors as it was the first Patrol with coil sprung suspension, proving to be both more comfortable and more capable over rough ground. The Patrol was used Continue Reading