Tag: offroad

Build Chapter 3: Painting Part 1

Possibly one of the most daunting aspects of any 4WD project I have undertaken, was the decision to do a full body respray on the 40 Series. It was never my initial intention to go to such lengths to transform the 40, however… Given…

Sandy Cape 4wd Track

Recently I headed off to explore one of Tassie’s most iconic 4wd destinations, The Sandy Cape 4wd Track. Located on the far North-West coast of the State, in the Arthur-Pieman Conservation Area. The area is notorious for it’s rocky inland tracks, unpredictable beach driving,…

Build Chapter 2: Suspension

After what seems like forever working on the exterior of the 40 with paint and panel work, I was over the moon to finally get stuck into something I’ve really been looking forward to, fitting the Old Man Emu 4×4 Suspension. I picked up…

Build Chapter 1: Vehicle Run Down

Join me on my mission to repair, modify and build my dream 4wd.

Custom Suzuki Vitara Camper Trailer

Probably 50% of people I’ve met in the 4wd community have all talked about wanting to build their own offroad camper trailer, I mean, who doesn’t right? After all, that’s the 4wd dream! Kit out your 4wd, build your camper and head off on…

Stanhope Coal Mine

Just the other day, I had some free time on my hands.  So as usual, I jumped in the Suzuki and headed off exploring. With no actual destination in mind, I headed towards the East Coast of Tasmania and ended up stumbling upon the old…

Wyniford Weir 4wd Track

Like most people in the 4wd community, Matthew and Myself headed away over the Easter long weekend.  With no exact location in mind, we headed North-East and ended up at an old favourite of mine…. The Weir Track. I had done this track twice previously, so…