Land Rover’s of the Isle of Wight

Any Given Reason has spent the last month on the Isle of Wight, located just off the UK’s south coast near Portsmouth. It’s a pretty little place that was once infamous as the very definition of English seaside kitsch, but that’s rapidly changing and there’s plenty to do if walking,…

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A weekend in Melbourne

Here’s something to make you feel old. Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, the immortal high-watermark of cinematic history and one of the most iconic films to ever be conceived, is 30 years old. 11 June 1986 saw its box-office release, meaning our recent long weekend wasn’t just to celebrate the Queen’s…

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It begins… and another Land Rover is added.

You know when you’re driving through the hills and you see a row of old Land Rover’s parked up in a paddock and wonder how they came to be? This is where it starts. Friends of AGR may remember a recent story about Bryce and his unexpected acquisition of a…

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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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Sydney-London Classic Marathon Rally 2014

There’s an undeniable attraction to long distance rallying. Combining motorsport and travel with the adventure and challenge that comes with rallying every day for over a month, the opportunity to compete in an event like the Sydney-London is a once in a lifetime opportunity. When it passed through South Australia’s…

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Any Given Reason Burger Meet 3

The concept of Burger Meet is simple – a car park meet to get as many readers of Any Given Reason and their cars in the same place as possible. The emphasis is on diversity and informality, and the vague idea of standing around a car park eating burgers is…

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The Goodwood Festival of Speed

Sometimes in life we are blessed by experiencing something truly incredible. Be it driving a particularly fast or rare car, making no mistakes on the perfect rally stage, finally hearing a favorite song live or witnessing the sun rise over a remote mountain range, these are the rare moments that…

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