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4x4 Off Roads is a community united in the love of 4x4 off road trucks and 4 wheeling. Our mission is to help offroaders enjoy their 4x4 trucks and experience amazing 4x4 offroad adventures.


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4x4 - The World Off Road. The 4x4 magic can be enjoyed by just about anyone that has the desire to get out and get one with machine in nature.

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Go Anywhere. Do Anything.

From the beginning Jeep has been linked to freedom and adventure. From the very first Jeep built in 1940 for the military it's main purpose has been to take it off-roads. To this day the Jeep is extremely popular for all kinds of use and modifications.

Jeep ...

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4x4 Ford

Built Ford Tough?

Toughest Ford 4x4 trucks and SUVs from all over the world. First 4x4 Fords ware made from a license after the blueprints for the Willys. From the relative comfort of the early Bronco to today's huge F-350s that provide enough ha ...

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4x4 Toyota

A Force of Nature?

Cooler 4x4 Toyota trucks from all over the world. The first 4x4 Toyota were of course originally made for military purposes and provided a sturdy driveline but little comfort. Nowadays 4x4 Toyotas span the spectrum from the simple HiLux to the luxurious Land Cruiser - ...

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4x4 Chevy

Chevrolet is the Heartbeat of America

Is One Chevy Never Enough? Some of the sweetest 4x4 Chevy trucks from all over. Chevrolet's origins can be traced to trucks first made in 1947. It was only later that 4 wheel drive was introduced in a Chevy. Popular models for offroading include ...

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4x4 Dodge

Grab life by the horns!

Dodge started early making light pickup trucks. In 1946 it made the first 4x4 truck and later the popular Power Wagon. Dodge is is best known for trucks like the Dakota and Ram and Ramcharger. Dodge has since continued a strong line of trucks and also moved into lu ...

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4x4 Suzuki

Way of life!

Suzuki started making 4x4's in the 60's. It started out very basic and has kept that tradition. Jimny, Samurai, Sierra and later the much improved Vitara and Grand Vitara. Affordable and light vehicles. The first Suzuki 4x4 had a lot in common with the original Jeep. Simila ...

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Land Rover

One Life - Live It!

The Land Rover brand is focused on producing capable 4x4 offroad vehicles. Land Rover is really a British icon almost at the same level as the British Empire. Early on the Land Rover was designed and built on a similar concept as the Jeep. Coming from a farmer in UK ...

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4x4 Mercedes

Still going strong!

Mercedes-Benz makers of the legendary Unimog since right after WWII have also made usable SUV's like the G model and the more luxurious M Class. Mercedes are famous for the great craftsmanship, strong engineering and lasting a long long time. 500.000 miles or more are n ...

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4x4 Mitsubishi

Built for Adventure!

Starting 4x4 production with the L200 pickup in the 70s and then in 1982 the advanced and popular Shogun (Montero or Pajero in some parts of the world). Mitsubishi 4x4 trucks are popular all over the world though, for some reason, not so much in the US. Mitsubishi h ...

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4x4 Nissan

Built for the offroading race!

Nissan is the second biggest auto maker in Japan. Years ago they were called Datsun but have since changed the name to Nissan. Pickup trucks from Nissan have been popular for a long time and the Patrol SUV is extremely capable off road and for modifications. ...

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4x4 Isuzu

You have my word on it!

Isuzu is one of the oldest truck producers in Japan. Trucks of all sizes from Isuzu have been popular for a long time and the Trooper is a well designed SUV that is unfortunately no longer manufactured. The Isuzu and not the least the Trooper have turned out to b ...

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4x4 GMC

Get the job done

GMC brand 4x4s are really the same 4x4 trucks and SUV's that are also branded as Chevrolet. Both produced by General Motors Chevrolet trucks are marketed more towards private ownership, while GMC is more for commercial marketing. The Sierra pickups are popular for any t ...

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4x4 International Harvester Scout

Anything less is just a car

International Harvester began the design of a competitor for the 4x4 Jeep CJ. And the first Scout 80 was the 1961 model. Scout II is the most popular for offroad enthusiasts and one of the legends of the 4x4 Hall of fame. They where manufactured between 1971 and ...

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Favorite 4x4 modified trucks!

Lifted 4x4 Ford Explorer Sport Trac

Ford Explorer Sport Trac lifted for 38 inch tires!

This is the story of my 4x4 Ford Explorer Sport Trac modification project. Creating a custom Ford Explorer Sport Trac fully modified for 38 inch tires. In these pages you can follow along and see all the details as they are thought out and put into action.

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Jeep Wrangler TJ Classic 4x4

Lifted Jeep Wrangler TJ Offroad Extreme!

Jeep Wrangler TJ available as 1997 to 2006 models featured an all round coil-spring suspension and a return to the classic CJ's round headlamps. If you want a taste of the original Jeep the Jeep Wrangler TJ is a direct descendant and a great choice ...

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Ford Bronco Classic 4x4

Lifted Vintage Ford Bronco Offroading Beast!

The head turning beauty of the classic Bronco is hard to deny and an early Ford Bronco is tough to find. With only 230.800 classic Ford Broncos produced between 1966 and 1977 the few that are still left are getting more expensive. Ford produc ...

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Lifted Sprinter Van in Iceland

Custom Sprinter Van - Mercedes Benz Sprinter On 44 Inch Tires - Taking brand new stock Mercedes Benz Sprinter and adding four wheel drive with all the modifications needed for 44 inch tires - well - here is the first! Pall Halldorsson is an ex rally driver and off-roading enthusiast. Working for the Icelandic Mercedes shop he got the crazy idea to see if this was possible.

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My Dodge W200 / M880 1977 Project

My Dodge W200 / M880 1977 Project Back in 1995, I bought this M880 truck from a merchant. The trucks this man sold, were all former U.S. army material.

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4x4 Trucks Iceland

Bigger tires for bigger adventures? - When you think of Iceland - what comes to mind? If you answer "Lots of snow and ice with hardly any trees or people" - you would not be too far from the truth 🙂

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The Biggest Street Legal 4x4

The Biggest Street Legal 4x4 - Iron Revenge - Some things just look good big. Trucks are some of them. They stand for something. And Glen Harris' team took it upon themselves to build the biggest street legal 4x4 truck and restore faith in the belief that the dreams of huge road rigs still can look good.

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4x4 Tech

Gear Ratio Chart Guide

Choosing the best gear ratios for your 4x4 truck - The correct chart for your gear ratio is important for drivability and economy. When you increase the tire size without changing the gear ratio you increase fuel consumption and you can not drive at the low speeds needed for the off roads.

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AT405 Radial

AT405 Radial New 38 Inch Tire Arctic Trucks is now introducing to the Icelandic market the first big off road tire specially made for driving on snow and wet conditions. AT405 radial is like the name suggests a radial tire and it measures 38 inches high.

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Tire Size Calculator

Tire Size Calculator helps in your decision making while planning modifications for your newest project.

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4x4 Gear Ratios

4x4 Gear Ratios - Transfer Case and Transmission Gear Ratios. A list of the 4x4 gear ratios used in popular transfer cases and transmissions.

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More Offroad Freedom!


You're never too old to do something AWESOME! Offroading is something that most people will never understand. It's not just a hobby - but a way of LIFE. Once you try - it's in your BLOOD! Once you EXPERIENCE the FREEDOM your mind is set and nothing can STOP YOU!

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Journey to the Center of Iceland

Journey to the Center of Iceland A few years ago someone on the Icelandic 4x4 club forum asked the simple question "Where is the center of Iceland?" This turned into discussions about methods to calculate the exact point and finally the National Land Survey of Iceland was consulted. Using the coastline in the database and their software to locate the center.

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4x4 Eyjafjallajokull Day Trip

4x4 Eyjafjallajokull Day Trip - March 5th 2006 On a clear a beautiful day makes it naturally easy to take the trucks out and go for a ride. Eyjafjallajokull is a great place to visit if the weather is good. We will get the greatest view with lots of spectacular photo opportunities and that is how it turned out to be.

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Australasian Safari - The Dakar Down Under

Australasian Safari - The Dakar Down Under - We’ve all gotten pretty comfortable with the idea that we live on a big planet, with lots of spaces and places left to explore and challenge the senses with. We know the size, length, diameter and even weight of our planet. We know everything yet, when put face to face with the great outdoors, there’s always this “Well I knew it was big but … this is colossal!”.

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Offroad adventure - Skjaldbreidur- Langjokull January 2004

4x4 truck pictures from a journey to Skjaldbreidur and Langjokull in Iceland - January 2004

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Kazakhstan Offroad

Kazakhstan Offroad - You’re at work. Closed in your office, just after finishing off something you had to do and allow yourself to drift away for a minute. It’s the same dream you’ve had a thousand times: it’s morning and the car is ready to go. You check the list of supplies for the road one last time, to make sure everything’s in.

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Dakar Rally - The ulimate rally race?

Dakar Rally - The ulimate rally race? Just like horse racing has the Kentucky Derby and soccer has The World Cup, the Dakar Rally is the premier event for long distance offroading. Anyone wanting to test their rock-crawling chops will make their way to this event, and it's the perfect place for man and vehicle to show what they're made of. 

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Offroading Myrdalsjokull

Offroading Myrdalsjokull The area around Myrdalsjokull ice-cap is one of my favorites. And I think you will agree after reading about our newest offroading tour. Stunning landscape far away from the stressful city life. Gudmundur and his brother Dagur arranged the trip as a mixed 4x4 and snowmobile tour.

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Offroad Eiríksjökull

Offroad Eiríksjökull - Primary purpose of going offroad is often to experience nature close up. Whether it is taking a hike or going skiing or mountain biking. Eirkisjokull is high at 1675 meters surrounded by cliffs and steep slopes at all sides. Only once has there been an attempt at getting a 4x4 up.

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Lavafalls Eyjafjallajokull

Lavafalls Eyjafjallajokull - After the volcano eruption expedition it is clear we have to make a second trip. By now the eruption has been going on for more than a week and the lava has started flowing. The authorities have banned the use of the shortest route, but we can go over the Myrdalsjokull glacier.

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Reykjavik Picture - 29. May 2004

During this difficult time of closed high-land roads I spent a day driving around Reykjavik city. The idea is to show you a sample of some of the trucks you can see on the road used for daily driving.

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Getting your 4x4 rig out in the middle of nowhere. Hoping you have the skills and travelling companions to get out when you're stuck or break stuff.

That's creating an AWESOME adventure!

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The 4x4 Offroad Manifesto

My 4x4 is a way of life. The ultimate freedom and no limits adventure. GO ANYWHERE. Tackle any back road or trail up the hills. Accept the challenge and go wherever I want.
Explore on my 4x4 lifted truck. With those BIG off road tires and plenty of power under the hood. Having fun outdoors with a hot girl sitting next to me.
Live life to the fullest. Doing what other people can't - 4x4s are the four reasons I ain't getting stuck in the mud.
Just Empty Every Pocket in this fun money pit!

Thrandur Arnthorsson

Thrandur is the chief-editor and owner of 4x4 Off Roads and an 4x4 off road enthusiast. Living in Iceland he loves to share the coolest 4x4 trucks and supporting more offroad freedom.
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2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon Sport Utility 4-Door 2014 JEEP WRANGLER RUBICON 4X4 HARDTOP LIFTED NAV 28K #167113 Texas Direct Auto

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1996 Jeep XJ Cherokee

John Carson lives in Auckland New Zealand and owns this cool Jeep XJ Cherokee.  It is a great all round truck that owes him around NZD 8000.00,  the parts ex the USA are cheap and of great quality! What modifications have you done for your 4x4 and what are your future plans? 4.5" Long arm […]

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Formula Offroad Extreme 2017 - Akranes Iceland

Results - Unlimited Magnus Sigurdsson - Cube- 1168 Haukur Vidar Einarsson - Hekla - 1021 Atli Jamil Asgeirsson - Thunderbolt - 1005   Results - Street Legal Sveinbjorn Reynisson Haukur Birgisson Steingrimur Bjarnason  

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1980's Chevy 3/4 ton

Justin McFarlane from Vancouver BC owns this custom built 1980's Chevy 3/4 ton. It's chopped 10" with some channeled /reinforced rock guards and 18" lift. Total 41" from stock height! Lockers front and back with rollcage and a 383 stroker 460hp engine. Tires are 38.5 Super Swampers.

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