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A pair of epic custom GU Patrols

How one Queensland couple turned two junkyard specials into wild 4x4s

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Rok in a hard place: Custom Amarok V6

This tough, cleverly customised Amarok is built for purpose. And that purpose is to get its owners out and exploring any and all remote locations in Australia

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Custom 79 Series Cruiser created to conquer

A well planned and fastidiously executed 79 Series custom-built for family adventures

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Race-inspired 2019 Nissan Navara

After an incident with a swamp that killed his first modified Navara, Rogue 2.0 was Simon Taylor’s chance to build an even better off-road weapon

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Custom 4x4: Barra-powered FJ45 LandCruiser

Richard Swindel-Hurst started a project to keep him occupied during lockdowns, and the result is this epic Barra-powered FrankenCruiser

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Ex-military Land Rover 110 Perentie 6x6

Perentie 6x6 takes leave of service and joins the touring ranks

Custom 80 Series
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Custom 4x4: Panel van-converted 80 Series LandCruiser

Could this be the first V8-powered panel van-converted 80 Series LandCruiser in the country?

4 X 4 Australia Reviews 2023 Isuzu D MAX X Terrain Custom 6 X 4 18
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Custom build: Isuzu D-MAX X-Terrain 6x4

Super-specced D-MAX clears the boundary when it’s time to up stumps and head on out

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Trig Point’s chopped Nissan GU Patrol

A body chop for this GU Patrol was the perfect way to showcase the Trig Point canopy and create a tough touring truck

4 X 4 Australia Reviews 2023 Lexus GX 470 Custom 4 X 4 2
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Not a Prado! Lexus GX470 custom build

A factory V8 petrol-powered Lexus GX470 based on a Prado and rolling on 37-inch tyres. Why can’t we build them like this in Australia?

Custom Toyota N80 Hilux SR5
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Top-end Toyota N80 Hilux SR5

Built for reliability and touring comfort, this top-end Hilux gets the job done with a minimum of fuss

4 X 4 Australia Reviews 2023 AMVE Ford F 350 Custom 189
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2021 Ford F-350 Lariat Tremor custom build

With a 4.5-tonne caravan to lug around during semi-retirement, there was only one vehicle of choice for Dave Isaacs, the owner of this decked-out F-350

Isuzu MU-X final build
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Final build: MU-X transformed into touring beast

4X4 Australia transforms a base-model Isuzu MU-X from stock to a competent touring 4x4

LandCruiser 60 gets LC80 and V8 upgrade
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60 Series gets an LC80 and V8 upgrade

Money can’t buy you happiness, but hard work can get you damn close

4 X 4 Australia Reviews 2022 Custom Rambler 79 Series Landcruiser Rambler Vehicles Blue Toyota 79 Landcruiser Shop Truck 18
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Rambler Vehicles' custom 79 Series LandCruiser

Introducing Rambler Vehicles' 79 Series Cruiser, an automotive work of art

Epic 76 Series LandCruiser
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Epic Toyota LandCruiser 76 Series

Creating the perfect touring wagon requires a well thought-out plan and perfect execution

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Cape Crusader: Toyota N80 Hilux

Alicia has transformed her work rig in to the perfect family touring Hilux and is heading for the Cape

4 X 4 Australia Reviews 2022 1969 Ford Bronco Nefarious Kustoms Bronco Front Angle
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Restomod 1969 Ford Bronco

With 460hp of V8 power on tap, this resto-modded 1969 Ford Bronco moves along even better than it looks

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Legacy Classic Trucks’ Power Wagons

If you want the look of a classic 4x4 truck without the hassles of an old truck, then a Legacy Trucks Power Wagon could be the truck for you

4 X 4 Australia Reviews 2022 Lee Kernaghan Landcruiser 79 Lee Kernaghan 79 Series Landcruiser 35
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Lee Kernaghan's dual-cab LandCruiser 79 Series

There is a sweet rhythm to Lee Kernaghan's dual-cab Cruiser, from Toyota bullbar and winch up front through to the Hayman Reese tow bar down back

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Once-in-a-lifetime 79 Series LandCruiser

Move over big city lights, Gen Z are more interested in bulldust and campfires

Blown Y62 Patrol
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330kW/850Nm supercharged Y62 Patrol

With supercharged power and next-gen electronic wizardry, this Y62 is a blown weapon hiding behind the poker face of a mildly modified 4x4

Dreamax the ultimate D-MAX
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Is this the best D-MAX in Australia?

Does this comprehensive front-to-back build of the Isuzu pick-up make it the best touring D-MAX in the country?

Tough Dog 200 versus 300 Series
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Tough Dog comparison: 300 Series vs 200 Series

The team at Tough Dog 4WD Suspension hand us the keys to their 200 and 300 Series LandCruisers, to see how they compare off-road