4xOverland’s Hero Troopy is for sale
4xOverland’s Hero Toyota VDJ78 Troop Carrier overland touring truck is for sale. These builds come up for sale very rarely, often five years or more between offerings.
This vehicle is STILL AVAILABLE.
This is a self-contained overland touring vehicle built for the purposes of two persons travelling to extreme remote locations. It is far more than the sum of its parts, developed and built over two years using the experience gained over three decades of overland touring.
Watch this vehicle on its final expedition for the channel:
We will be entertaining offers of AU$ 130 000. If this is of interest to you, then below is the list of accessories and features included in the sale:
Toyota Land Cruiser VJ78 GXL, built Japan Jan 2017. Odo reads 46 500 kms, with full service history. Rego paid until June 2020.
4,5L V8 diesel engine
5-speed manual gearbox
Front and rear diff locks
2 x 90L fuel tanks
Auto/manual front hubs
Upgrades and modifications:
Bull bar, ARB
Side rail, ARB
Side steps, ARB
Unichip performance chip.
Oil catch-can, PDP
Fuel filtration upgrade, 50 microns
Axle, gearbox and diff lock breathers, PDP
Front underbody front protection, ARB
Recovery points front, ARB
Wheel flares, fitted by ARB
OME BP-51 shock absorbers
OME 400kg spring set, front
OME 400kg spring set, rear
OME steering damper
Alu-Cab Hercules tent conversion
Alu-Cab 270° Shadow awning
Sun Visor (Toyota)
Goby-X rear bumper.
Goby-X twin-spare wheel carriers
Warn Zeon 10 000lb winch (unused)
ARB dual compressor air pump
4L air tank, ARB
Air outlets front and rear
Enlarged mud flaps front
Enlarged mud flaps with tie chains back
3M full body wrap, 4xO green
Head-light protector plates
90W solar panel on roof
MPPT solar controller via external power cable
Overhead roof console
Safety glass breaking tool
Arm rest driver side
Victron battery monitor
Power outputs X 3
Rigid Industries Dually LED driving Lights
20” LED light-bar, RoadVision
Terrain-Tamer brake rotor and pad upgrade front and rear
USB outputs 4x front, 2x back
Inverter 300W pure sin-wave
12v Duoetto Mk2 10L electric water boiler
Shower with unique twin-pump hot water-save system
Bucket/grey water intake system
Lead-Crystal batteries, 2 x 75 a/h
Redarc DC-DC 40-amp battery charger
Quick En-Suite shower privacy curtain
Quick side table with Maxtrax holder (can hold 4)
4 x Maxtrax
Rear door drop-down table by Pikra
74L stainless steel water tank and two pumps
Gear lever extension
QuickPitch drawer packing system full-spec
Overhead LED lights, x4
External LED lights x2
Window tint, side and rear windows
Sound insulation double skin floor, Carbuilders
Sound insulation single skin doors, Carbuilders
Door speaker pods, Dept of Interior
Centre console, Dept of Interior
Door pockets, Dept of Interior
Rear access step, fold-away
FOCAL speakers with bi-pass, sub-woofers and tweeters. Sounds VERY good!
Sony AX5000 head unit with Apple Carplay & Android
GCE UHF radio, mic on centre console
Red flag mount
Rear axle width correction by Tru-Tracker, Multidrive, Geelong, VIC
Snomaster 57L dual door fridge freezer combo, with remote.
SnoMaster 11L cool drinks fridge between front seats.
Takla CanTech seat covers
Takla sound insulated floor covers and mats
Leather dash cover with pockets
Tie down rails. Multiple in rear
Camp Cover spare wheel canvas trash bag (new)
Gull wing opening – kitchen
Gull Wing opening – fridge/shower.
TPMS with five external sensors
Wheels and tyres. There is a choice:
Toyota OE alloy 7″ rims with Falken Wildpeak 265/75R16 (5) (less than 2000 kms) or
ROH alloy 8” rims with BFG KM3 285/75R16 (5) (less than 5000 kms)
Second spare is a steel rim with a BFG KO2 tyre.
No tyre kickers please. Use the web page contact or click here to respond.
- Vehicle to be collected in Perth, Western Australia.
- The vehicle comes with no warrantees and is sold as is.
- It was purchased in February 2017 so the balance of Toyota’s Australian 3-year warrantee applies.
- It will be fully serviced before collection/delivery.
- Rego, GST and stamp duties are excluded from the price.
With the sale of the vehicle I offer the following services:
- If you are not an Australian resident, but what the vehicle to remain here, we can have the vehicle registered in your name. (at no cost, apart from Australian road tax and license fees)
- We can organise a place where the vehicle can be stored if you wish to keep it in Australia, but reside overseas. (at your expense)
- In the event you wish to organise shipping overseas, we will deliver the vehicle to Freemantle Docks (at no cost)