4x4 Australia Custom Builds
If you’re looking to set off on a lap around the country, you’ll want to optimise your four-wheel drive to handle the tough challenges the Aussie outback will inevitably throw its way. Thankfully, Australia is also home to the best aftermarket 4x4 accessories brands in the world, and we are spoilt for choice when it comes to top-quality equipment.
We've assembled each 4X4 Australia build we've meticilously pieced together, with the help of Australia's epic aftermarket 4x4 industry. Check them out below.
Products we've used
2020-22 Isuzu D-Max and MU-X recalled: More than 15,000 vehicles affected
Approximately 15,500 Isuzu vehicles produced between 2020 and 2022 have been recalled due to a manufacturing defect
Isuzu Ute Australia gets new top boss
Junta Matsui taking over from Hiroyasu Sato after his four-year stint in the role
Isuzu Ute teams up with Royal Flying Doctor Service
The automaker is supporting the Service both financially and by providing a fleet of D-Max and MU-X vehicles
MU-X build: Narva Ultima light bars and Connect+ fitted
Narva takes light bars to the next level with its new Ultima range and Connect+ adjustability
2023 Isuzu D-Max, MU-X and Mazda BT-50 score minor safety updates, revised ANCAP rating
ANCAP has reassessed the related Isuzu D-Max, MU-X and Mazda BT-50 twins following changes to the driver's knee airbag and instrument panel design
Isuzu wait times in 2022: How long are Isuzu’s delivery delays?
Your model-by-model guide to estimated wait times on a new Isuzu in 2022
2023 Isuzu MU-X pricing and features
Isuzu's seven-seater receives key upgrades for 2023, with prices remaining unchanged
New MAXXIS tyres and ROH Wheels for our Isuzu MU-X build
MAXXIS RAZR AT811 tyres on ROH wheels sets off our MU-X build
2022 Isuzu MU-X LS-U review: Family-friendly off-roader
A year on from its Australian launch, how does the 2022 Isuzu MU-X go?
4X4 Australia D-MAX: Total cost
How much did it cost to build the 4X4 Australia D-MAX, including the updated Club 4x4 insurance policy?
D-MAX gets an MSA 4x4 drawer system and drop slide
MSA storage drawers and a fridge drop slide installed in the latest D-MAX update, but will it all fit under the canopy?
Final build: 4X4 Australia’s D-MAX
We transformed our stock-as-a-rock 2020 Isuzu D-MAX into a dirt road-ready touring weapon. Here’s what we learned along the way
4X4 Australia D-MAX gets a MaxTrax recovery kit
The 4X4 Australia D-MAX is ready to hit the tracks, with a comprehensive MaxTrax recovery kit the final piece of the puzzle
Companion 60-litre fridge added to the 4X4 Australia D-MAX
Our 60-litre fridge from Companion keeps the beers cold, even when it’s not plugged in to the 4X4 Australia D-MAX
D-MAX gets a King Brown exhaust
Time to liven things up on 4x4 Australia's D-MAX, with a three-inch King Brown exhaust from Pacemaker Australia
D-MAX gets a lithium dual-battery system
Our D-MAX build gets a dual-battery system comprising of an Invicta lithium battery and Piranha Off-Road battery tray
D-MAX gets a Yakima RuggedLine mounting system
The touring mods keep on coming for the 4X4 Australia D-MAX, with a Yakima roof platform
Our D-Max gets a Hayman Reese X-Bar tow bar
Our D-Max is ready to work with a brand new towing kit
2018 Ford Ranger Build
Our D-Max gets a GME UHF radio
4X4 Australia’s D-MAX Project is loaded up with GME communications gear.
D-MAX gets a set of TruFit 3D floor mats
Is this the best bang-for-buck upgrade you can make to your 4x4?
D-MAX scores a set of Fuel Anza wheels
Our tradie-spec D-MAX scores some bling, with a set of Fuel Anza wheels
Our D-MAX gets a set of Maxxis RAZR muddies
Initial impressions of a set of Maxxis MT-772 RAZR tyres after 5000km
D-MAX gets Tough Dog Suspension upgrade
A 40mm Tough Dog Suspension lift fixes more than ground clearance on the 4X4 Australia D-MAX
4X4 Australia D-MAX equipped with Ironman 4x4 kit
Ironman 4x4 works its magic on our 2020 D-MAX … spoiler alert, it looks awesome