“Newforest 4×4” has been taken over by “New forest Garage Services”, we are making some changes and we’ll fully update our website as soon as everything has settled.

We have an established reputation for expert workmanship and first-class service in all aspects of Land Rover maintenance.  We cater for all class of vehicles, not just 4x4s.

We offer the following services:- MOT, work, servicing, fabrication, welding, full diagnostic services.


Muddy Bottom sits in the grounds of Minstead Manor in the heart of the beautiful New Forest in Hampshire.  Its is very easily accessible from Junction 1 of the M27 heading towards Lyndhurst.  Being in the New Forest, we have people from all over the country visiting Muddy Bottom off-road.  We are family orientated club who like yourselves love off-roading.  Our team of very knowlegeable and approachable marshals are always on hand to help and guide you in the right direction.

The site is a good size, with a massive range of terrain to suit everyone from a beginner to the extreme off-roaders.  Muddy Bottom has bomb holes, clay holes, river and ford crossings.

There are good toilet facilities, a safe zone for children with many ride of toys to keep the kiddies entertained, within this area there is picnic tables, catering trailer offering hot food & hot/cold drinks.  You are very welcome to bring picnics but we do ask that these are consumed ONLY within the picnic area and not on the actually off-road course.



We service all types of 4×4’s including LAND ROVER, NISSAN, TOYOTA,

  • DEFENDER Td5, (2.4 Puma & 2.2Tdci)
  • RANGE ROVER (Sports /    Evoque)
  • FREELANDER (1 & 2)

For the older Land Rovers we have our own tailor made service schedule that is suited to their age, this is our forte and have developed our love of Land Rovers especially older Land Rover Defenders



New Forest Garage Services can prepare all 4X4’S for the MOT and if required, take the vehicle to the testing station and complete the test process.



We offer a wide range of options to enhance your truck aesthetically and its performance, ranging from lift kits, snorkels, full re-builds (see our projects undertaken section for photos from start to finish)

Competitive prices.
Fully equipped workshop.



We offer a full diagnostics facility for all vehicles.

Goodwinch Ltd
David Bowyer’s Off Road Centre
East Foldhay, Zeal Monachorum,
Crediton, Devon,
England, EX17 6DH

Tel: 01363 82666
Fax: 01363 82782
Email: sales@goodwinch.com