176KW CAPE YORK CONQUEROR

There seems to be a misconception out there that says you can’t build a big power 4WD and hope to keep it reliable. Well, the way we see it there are two sides of that coin. One side says that if you slap…

FIVE TRICKS IN YOUR RECOVERY KIT

Whether you’re the kind of off-roader who looks for the deepest, nastiest bogholes or gnarliest hillclimbs to throw your 4WD at, or you get your kicks out of touring to out of the way places and stunning campsites, getting stuck is a part of…

SAVE 7.5L/100KM WITHOUT SPENDING A CENT

When it comes to heading bush with your mates, an age old argument is how much fuel your truck uses compared to your mates. We have had this argument many times at 4WD Action HQ with such a wide variety of trucks amongst the boys…

CAN A $1000 4WD SURVIVE TASSIE’S TOUGHEST TRACKS?

WORDS BY GRAHAM CAHILL, PHOTOGRAPHY BY ROB CAMERIERE It’s got me stuffed as to why more people haven’t wised to the idea of using tech screws to bolt stuff to their rigs! I mean all you need is a cheap drill and a bag…

POINT AND SHOOT

Ultimate tradie 4WD 4in IFS lift ARB Air Locker Cracking custom storage units The dual cab ute market in Australia is growing, not by a few vehicles a month, but by tens of thousands of vehicles a…

BEST-EVER TRAY & TUB MODS THAT EVERY UTE OWNER NEEDS!

4WD utes are more popular among 4WDers than ever before. Their versatility, capability off the blacktop, and their ability to be transformed into capable camping rigs is legendary. To make life a little easier for you when out on the tracks in your…

PRE-TRIP SERVICING CHECKLIST

If you’re like us and you like the smell of diesel in the morning, you’re probably frothing over your next big trip. Whether you’re heading up to the Cape, down to the High Country or you’re simply spending the weekend down at your…

ALL YOU NEED IS DIESEL

Having completed the Melbourne, Sydney and Adelaide 4WD Shows at the end of 2015, I made an interesting discovery – one I’d like to share with you now. See while up on stage, I played a bit of a game with the crowd where they…

THE CAPE’S LITTLE COUSIN

WORDS BY STEVE COLLINS, PHOTOGRAPHY BY MEGAN STACE For many of us – a trip to the tip is years in the making, there’s the vehicle prep, fuel costs and time off work. But what if we told you we’ve got the next best thing?

ONE INCREDIBLY WELL-BUILT GU PATROL

  A lot of the time we tend to buy a 4WD, realise there’s something we dislike about it, and set out on a mission to rectify whatever that is. We change diff ratios, convert gearboxes and for those diehards amongst us carry out engine conversions. For Mat however, he had a pretty impressive…