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The Monday Night Drive

It was a bit of an odd one, the Monday evening just gone. Not quite long weekend, not quite a regular work week. The Australia Day public holiday falling on a Tuesday meant an awkward single-day return to work, so why not cap the day off with an evening drive…

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Rapha Pop-up Adelaide – Citroën H Van

This isn’t the first time that the Rapha Citroën H Van has featured on the pages of Any Given Reason, but it’s just so darned cool with its open apertures serving fresh brewed espressi that it was impossible to not mark its return to our city with a quick celebratory…

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Targa High Country and the Renault Sport Megane 265

Motorsport in general, but more specifically rallying, often leads to some of the most spectacular impulse decisions. To varying extents I’m sure we’ve all been there before, and it struck me again on the Monday after the recent Classic Adelaide Rally/Adelaide Motorsport Festival weekend. Yes, the post rally blues. Friend…

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Any Given Reason’s Burger Meet V

In an age where everything is digital this and online that, it’s often easy to become swayed by the disconnect that the internet can enforce upon us. The ‘Net is the most brilliant tool in the world when used properly, but you must never forget that there’s still no substitute…

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Any Given Reason Burger Meet V is almost here

Now that Christmas and all the fuss surrounding it is done with we can finally turn our attention to Any Given Reason’s Burger Meet, being held tomorrow evening (Sunday December 27th) from 6pm at Penny’s Hill McLaren Vale, South Australia. It’s shaping up to be a cracker. I know of…

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Thursday Night Special – Land Rover Series 2A

Friend of Any Given Reason, Bryce, has caved and done what so many of us have come perilously close to doing over the past few years – he’s actually gone and bought one of those cheap Land Rover’s that look so appealing on Gumtree. Really, how could you not? It’s…

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Thursday Night Special – Audi R8 V10 Spyder

A 540hp Lamborghini derived V10 that revs to 8000rpm, a roof that folds away out of sight and almost enough practicality to consider using as an everyday car – how can you go wrong? Throw in a universally praised chassis with which to exploit that V10 howl and you’ve got…

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Willunga Hillclimb 2015

Julian Newton has put the incredible talents of the new Porsche 991 GT3 to full and brutally effective use taking the outright victory in the 2015 running of the Willunga Hillclimb, held in South Australia’s McLaren Vale wine region. With a 1.39sec lead at the conclusion of four competitive runs,…

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