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LOADED 4X4 2020+ ISUZU D-MAX 40MM LIFT KIT CUSTOMER FEEDBACK

It’s one of the perks of my day job that I get to share 4WD journeys with neat people and Harry and Kathleen are no exception. I first met them back in August of 2022 at an Isuzu I-Venture Club event I was running in the Lancelin sand dunes in Western Australia where they...

Mazda Announces BT-50 SP Pro And Thunder Pro Packs

Mazda has announced two new accessory packs for the BT-50, designed to boost the off-road capability and visual impact of its popular ute. Or, if you wanted to save some serious coin and end up with a more capable vehicle, you could give the following 'pack' a go.

2020 Isuzu D-MAX 70,000km Review

Isuzu Ute Australia made a significant change to their fortunes in 2020 with the release of the all-new D-MAX and with the sales-hysteria that tracked in pace with Covid’s rampant run through the community, it was gravy days to be an Isuzu dealer. Gone was the seriously outdated RT series (2012-2019), and in, was...

A High Country Experience With I-Venture Club

Despite the fair State of Victoria being a neighbour, it’s the tyranny of time, not distance, that prevents me from visiting that 4WD Holy Grail in the Great Dividing Range, the Victorian High Country, more regularly. My first visit was near-thirty years ago, the last five years ago and again I find myself there...

2021 Isuzu D-MAX X-Terrain Build

Isuzu came up with a winning formula with the release of their significantly improved MY2021 D-MAX. It took a vehicle that was well behind the competition in most aspects and turned it into something desirable and the result has been a serious leg up the sales chart. This particular X-Terrain belongs to Damien and...

The Science Behind Our 6mm Alloy Bash Plates for D-MAX, MU-X and BT-50

Oils ain't oils Sol, and it turns out aluminium isn't aluminium either, and this is why it pays to have a team of engineers on your side. We've got the awesome team at Milford Industries on our side, thankfully, and that literally guarantees that our bash plates, or Under Vehicle Protection (UVP) kits for...

2021+ Isuzu D-MAX - MU-X and Mazda BT-50 6MM Alloy Bash Plates

Strong, light and devastatingly handsome. No, it's not that blue-eyed skinny gym rat that lives around the corner, it's our new UVP (Under Vehicle Protection) for the current gen D-MAX, MU-X and BT-50. Designed in partnership with Milford and soon to be manufactured by Milford, to their exacting standards mind you, this UVP solution...

2022 Isuzu D-MAX LS-U+ Drive Review

That’s really kind of a comparison with our pet Triton… It’s been a while since I’ve had my reviewer’s cap on, and when the opportunity to get behind the wheel of Isuzu’s current D-MAX came up, I knew that a revisit of the car that is currently winning all of the media award’s silverware...