MAKING IT OUT ALIVE

It’s an all too common scenario making news headlines at least a couple of times a year. A vehicle becomes stranded, broken or immobile in an inhospitable, hot and remote location and its occupants abandon it to try to walk to safety. The results are all…

3 MODS EVERY DIESEL OWNER SHOULD DO THIS WEEKEND!

It’s our human nature to want what we don’t have. And when it comes to our 4WDs, there is always something bigger and better that we want to fit. Whether it’s a new exhaust, bigger tyres or new lights – the reality is, we can’t always…

50 OF OUR BEST EVER CAMPING TIPS

Camping is a lot like driving a tough track. You’re only going to get better at it by doing it. Every time you head out, you discover something that can be done smarter or easier. But unfortunately for most of us, we just…

GET YOUR A.C.T. TOGETHER!

WORDS BY BRENDAN SEYMOUR, PHOTOGRAPHY BY DAVE WOLSCHENKO When someone mentions Canberra, a couple of things come to mind. Those porkchop pollies being the first,…

CONTINENT CONQUERER

It takes a heck of a lot for a 4WDer to commit to the big lap. Not only do you need to plan and commit 100% to it,…

PAINTING 4WDERS IN A POSITIVE LIGHT

  Whether you understand, accept or even realise, it’s a fact that 4WD vehicles are not always viewed in a positive manner by a (possibly high) percentage…

$500 BANG FOR BUCK MODS

Not everyone has a bottomless bank account for 4WD mods, and us blokes at 4WD Action are no different. Just like you, we’re keen to save our money, so it makes sense to find out exactly what best bang-for-buck mod is – and if you’re like…

NEW VS OLD: HEAD TO HEAD

The verdict is certainly out on older 4WDs; they’ve stood the test of time and some of them have even achieved legendary status and…

FOUR-WHEEL FAMILY FUN

WORDS BY SHAUN WHALE, PHOTOGRAPHY BY WES WHITWORTH The last time I went 4WDing in Coffs Harbour it turned out to be one of the toughest single trips I’ve ever done in the Dirty 30. It was so hard in fact that I put the 30 on…

CROSSED UP TOUGH TOURER

Twin-locked touring and low-range machine LN106 solid-axle with rear leafs up front Insane custom tray Rear IFS Lux diff 4WDing regularly in places such as Yalwal and Menai means you’ll have to own a 4WD that’s tough, reliable and capable. And if anyone knows how…