20 Jul 2018
Gear, News

Lightforce Striker Scoop 

IT’S HIP TO BE SQUARE! WE’VE GOT THE SCOOP ON THE NEW LIGHTFORCE STRIKER LED DRIVING LIGHTS, SO WHAT’S INSIDE THE BOX? CLICK HERE TO READ THIS STORY IN OUR ONLINE MAGAZINE Lightforce have always made round driving lights, right? So we were kind of…

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RANGER RAPTOR PRICE REVEALED 

CLICK HERE TO READ THIS STORY IN OUR ONLINE MAGAZINE It has been loved, loathed and lamented, and the thing hasn’t even been launched in Australia yet. Ford’s Ranger Raptor is treading into unknown waters, bringing a full-blown performance 4WD ute into Australia.   So…

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THE JIMNY IS DEAD! 

LONG LIVE THE JIMNY! CLICK HERE TO READ THIS STORY IN OUR ONLINE MAGAZINE Suzuki has officially ended production of the beloved little Jimny (as we know it). One of the few last survivors that still run a live axle front and rear, it’s a…

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TERRAIN TAMER CABIN FILTER 

Terrain Tamer have just released a new range of Carbon Active Cabin Filters, using head treated charcoal layers capable of removing pollutants for cleaner air in your 4X4. Made the same way as their standard particulate filters, the new Carbon Active range include a...
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SAFARI ARMAX ECU 

Piggy back ECU upgrades are a fairly standard accessory these days to the humble common-rail turbo diesel. Recently released from SAFARI (the folks who brought us the most prolific and arguably the best snorkels for years), is the ARMAX ECU. Suiting all modern Toyota...
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GIDGEE KNIVES 

A top-quality handcrafted knife is just something everyone should own and have in their 4X4. Scottie Simmonds, the man behind Gidgee Knives, has been handcrafting knives for over 20 years now, making the knives from blank steel and timber into masterpieces like this. Gidgee’s...
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ARB SOFT SHACKLE 

Upping the ante on the safety front, ARB have released their Soft Connect Shackle. The soft shackles that resemble a piece of winch rope tied up are one of the greatest accessories for minimising risk during a recovery. Rated to 14.5 tonnes and made...
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VIGILANTE POWER DOWN JACKET 

Heading into the colder months there’s a good chance the old flanno from the back of the cupboard just won’t cut it in a High Country snow storm. The folks over at Vigilante have just announced their newest addition to the line-up – the...
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THE TWO-DOOR RANGE ROVER IS BACK 

CLICK HERE TO READ THIS STORY IN OUR ONLINE MAGAZINE But it’s a bit different to the old model. Land Rover’s revolutionary Range Rover model, which sported coil springs, full-time 4WD and V8 power back in the early ’70s, was originally only available as a…

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THE MITSUBISHI TRITON BLACKLINE 

CLICK HERE TO READ THIS STORY IN OUR ONLINE MAGAZINE I’m feeling a bit like Bill Murray in Groundhog Day today, writing yet another story about yet another limited-edition 4WD with black bolt-on accessories. This time, it’s Mitsubishi.   It’s called the Triton blackline and…

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WANT A UNIMOG? BUY ONE… 

CLICK HERE TO READ THIS STORY IN OUR ONLINE MAGAZINE We took a Unimog off-road and it was amazing! Thanks to Australian Frontline Machinery, you can too…   We’ve worked closely with Australian Frontline Machinery in the past, driving their modified Land Rover Perentie and…

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UNIDEN IGO80 DASH CAM 

We all should have a dash cam for capturing traffic incidents; and more importantly for showing your mates that you never actually were stuck in that bog hole, by replaying the footage with GPS speedo and proving your speed never actually hit zero km/h....
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HPD TRITON INTERCOOLER 

HPD has just released something that the MQ Triton owners are going to love. A full aftermarket intercooler upgrade kit! This thing is MASSIVE! Replacing the factory cooler will increase performance, fuel economy and engine longevity. By decreasing the intake temps across the board...
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HAMMERITE DIRECT TO RUST 

We’ve all got the old trailer sitting in the back yard that’s got rust starting to show through and is looking a little the worse for wear, right? We just happened to stumble across this product and it looks the goods. All you’ve gotta...
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UNIDEN JUMP STARTER KIT 

It seems that jumper leads are becoming a thing of the past with booster packs getting smaller and smaller. Gone are the days of having a booster pack the size of a back pack (and weighing over 20kg) with the advent of lithium batteries....
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LITTLE DEVIL SPEAKERS 

You’ve just pulled up to your favourite campsite and unloaded the kayak. You’re about to go for a paddle and a fish, but you don’t have any tunes? Enter the Little Devil Speakers. They’re small, they have a lanyard, and they’ll put out a...
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NEMO TENSOR SLEEPING PAD 

There are literally hundreds of different air mattresses on the market these days; and as Ev’s found out, they’re not all built the same. Some take a month to inflate, others squeak every time you even think about rolling over, and some are four...
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LIFEPROOF PHONE CASE 

So, let’s say you’ve just got yourself a new phone, just spent the last eight hours between planes and airports, and just landed in Bamaga on the Cape York Peninsula. What’s the first thing you do? You drop your phone from knee height, and...
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LEATHERMAN SIGNAL 

Considering the amount of tools and gear we have in our 4X4s, the humble Leatherman is something worthy of a spot in your door map pocket. Quickly accessible, easy to find (and no need to pull the back of your rig apart looking for...