Mavrick's Magnificent Mitsubishi

Mitsubishi Pajero with HPD font mount intercooler

Mavrick doesn't follow the herd. With his fresh, unique approach to off-roading and adventure, he's performed suspension mods that possibly no other Paj owner has done. The lofty ground clearance is a result of a massive 7 inch lift, achieved by a 4 inch subframe drop and 3 inch suspension lift, high-rolling on Maxxis 37s.

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New DMG MORI CNC Machine

DMG MORI DMC75 monoBLOCK five axis CNC machine

HPD invest heavily in the future of the company. We’re here for the long haul, with programs well underway to achieve HPD’s long term goals for growth and security. The latest investment is the company’s fourth state-of-the-art, five axis CNC machine to further expand HPD’s production capacity.

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Michael's 400K NAVARA D40 V6

Nissan Navara D40 V6

"Nobody touches my cars, but me!" says Michael who’s fastidious about his cars. Purchased brand new, he wouldn’t even let the dealership touch it. Straight off the new car lot, he fitted a HPD catch can and intercooler to his hard-working D40 V6 Navara to protect the V9X powerhouse from soot build up as well as a quality intercooler to replace the restrictive OEM unit that’s known to be prone to splitting.

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Matt's Story

How HPD Helped Matt end 9 month ordeal

Matt’s Colorado Woes

HPD feel extremely happy and proud to end the nine-month ordeal of a country Far North Queenslander who lost his livelihood due to a work vehicle becoming so unreliable, he couldn’t work.

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Intercooler Kit for 2020 Update Hilux

Intercooler Kit for 2020 Update Hilux

With the 2020 update to the 8th generation Toyota Hilux, Toyota made some some minor changes under the bonnet, so a new intercooler kit was required.

Our Toyota Hilux 1GD 2.8 front-mount intercooler kits are designed for the drivers chasing more torque and power from their 1GD. The intercooler provides better cooling ability and airflow to suit aftermarket turbos and injectors, supporting mods producing upwards of 200kw at the wheels.

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Catch Can Kits For GWM Cannon

GWM Great Wall Motors Cannon with engine protected by Diesel Catch Can

With tough styling, respectable suspension and drivetrain refinement as well as high equipment levels, the great-value-for-money GWM Cannon is becoming a popular site on our roads. Being a stand-out candidate for HPD support, an easy-to-install, robust and durable HPD diesel catch can kit is now available so your Cannon can perform with all guns blazing radically reducing the risk of gunk build-up in the engine's head and intake system.

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David Mitchell Receives Innovation Award

David Mitchell Receives Innovation Award

We were honoured to be visited by the City of Marion Mayor Kris Hanna to present the owner of HPD & ZERO Automotive David Mitchell with an Innovation Award recognising his ongoing commitment to supporting jobs in the Edwardstown area.

Want to know more and view the the behind-the-scenes video and photos of this memorable occasion?

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The Truth About Fake HPD Parts

Fake HPD Products are inferior quality and can put your vehicle at risk or expensive damage

Imitation may be regarded as the sincerest form of flattery, but frankly, it’s the type of adulation we’d rather do without. Combating companies creating counterfeit HPD products is an ongoing problem we’ve been tackling for several years at considerable expense.

Worse than that, when ruthless operators unlawfully put our HPD brand on inferior parts to make a quick buck, it undermines the enormous commitment to our number one objective: to locally manufacture parts of the highest quality, durability and performance.

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Top Mount Vs Front Mount Intercoolers

Top Mount Vs Front Mount Intercoolers - Epic Battle

So, top mounted or front mounted intercooler? If you’ve worked on vehicles you will know, there’s rarely a simple answer (or fix) to anything let alone this hot topic. This topic is even more loaded in the off-road 4x4 world, where there are a wider variety of issues to consider than on the road and racetrack.

In this article we'll explore the pros and cons of both Top Mounted Intercoolers (TMIC) and Front Mounted Intercoolers (FMIC) for 4x4’s, so when it comes time to upgrade your intercooler, you can make the most informed decision.

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Here’s the Scoop on HPD Bonnet Scoops

HPD high durability superior quality bonnet scoops

Form follows function and in the automotive space, important functions often lead to beautiful forms. Bonnet scoops are a fine example of this phenomenon; generally fitted when additional cooling is required, bonnet scoops serve their function while enhancing the appearance of vehicles, adding more style and aggression.

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Popular SUVs added to catch can catalogue.

HPD catch can kit installed on VW Tiguan

We have just released three new products in our ever-growing range of oil-air catch cans, to suit the Volkswagen Tiguan, Hyundai Santa Fe and Mazda CX-5.
The new models expand our catch can lineup to 52, comprising 51 model-specific kits and a universal kit that can be fitted to any turbo-diesel engine.

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Give your 4WD a boost with HPD

Turbochargers are key to the popularity of modern diesel engines, delivering improvements in flexibility, efficiency and capability over naturally aspirated powerplants.

We manufacture a range of direct replacement and normally aspirated to turbo upgrade kits that can safely and reliably deliver significant gains in power, torque and all-round drivability to a range of popular models.

turbo upgrade kit

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An HPD catch can is one of the simplest and most effective accessories you can fit to a turbo-diesel engine.

To meet ever-stricter emissions regulations, manufacturers of diesel engines have used Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR), which diverts sooty exhaust gases back into the engine to be burned again, reducing particulate emissions.

catch can air pathway

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Toyota Hilux 2.8ltr Intercooler Kit

HPD is well-known for high quality performance upgrades for turbo-diesel engines. Our range of intercooler kits offer significant increases in airflow over factory components, along with legendary durability. The latest kit in the intercooler range is to suit the popular 2.8-litre Hilux. The new unit is the biggest on the market, welcome news for Hilux owners wanting more power and torque.

hilux intercooler

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mitsubishi triton MQ intercooler kit

A larger intercooler is a simple way to improve the performance and reliability of a turbo-diesel engine. The new MQ Triton intercooler upgrade kit from High Performance Diesel is substantially larger than the OEM unit, allowing for a massive increase in airflow and reducing intake temperatures even under sustained heavy load.

fitting an intercooler to an MQ Triton

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100 Series Turbo Upgrade

As with all HPD products, this kit was developed in-house to provide the perfect combination of performance, efficiency and reliability, underpinned by HPD’s uncompromising quality. In fact, the test bed for the development was HPD boss Dave Mitchell’s own car, which is driven daily with this kit fitted.

HPD turbo upgrade kit for 100 series

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