Press Release

Five new bags add to the WARN line of Epic Trail Gear soft goods All bags made with premium materials, are great for travel or trail use Clackamas, OR (6/17/19) – Warn Industries is adding more items to its lineup of premium, modular soft goods known as Epic Trail Gear. These great-looking, high-quality new products include …

Recovery

Clackamas, OR (6/24/19) – Warn Industries has released an all-new, innovative lineup of synthetic rope products. Designed by Warn and specifically made for vehicle recovery, these products pair exceptional strength and durability with a unique high visibility, reflective appearance. Introducing WARN® Spydura®  Nightline Winch Ropes, Extensions, and Soft Shackles. A New, Innovative Take on Synthetic RopeWARN Spydura Nightline …

Press Release

SANTA ANA, CA. – (June 14, 2019) – Yokohama Tire continues to add to its impressive off-road racing legacy. The tire maker announced today it has partnered with Crandon International Raceway, making Yokohama the “Official Tire” of the legendary off-road facility. “Yokohama is proud to have finalized our exciting new partnership with iconic Crandon International …

Bumpers/Skids

Trail-Proven Design and Innovative New Features for the Serious Off-Roader Suwanee, GA (June 11, 2019) – Rugged Ridge®, a Truck Hero Inc. company and leading manufacturer of high-quality Jeep®, truck and off-road parts and accessories, today announced the release of its new HD Stubby Front Bumper for 2007-2018 Wrangler JK and 2018-2019 Jeep Wrangler JL models. HD …

Press Release

Nexen Hero program kicked off May 15 announcing a 2020 Jeep Gladiator Sport S equipped with 35-Inch Nexen Roadian MTX Xtreme Off-Road Mud Terrain Tires will be given to a deserving Purple Heart recipient Legendary car builder Kenny Pfitzer of Zero to 60 Designs in Corona, Calif. selected to lead project following his legendary build …

Tire/Wheel

SANTA ANA, CA. – (May 28, 2019) – Rugged gets redefined with Yokohama Tire’s new GEOLANDAR X-AT™extreme all-terrain tire. Designed for pickup trucks, Jeeps and SUVs, the X-AT goes on sale July 1 with 27 sizes planned, ranging from 15 to 22 inches.    “The GEOLANDAR X-AT delivers it all,” said Bob Abram, Yokohama’s senior manager …

Aftermarket

Cookeville, TN, May 13, 2019 – American Powertrain has now added XL Wide Universal Crossmembers to their X-Factor product offerings. This new X-Factor crossmember, available in silver or black, adjusts from 40″-46″ wide for wider full frame cars and trucks. The crossmember fits Tremec 5-speeds T-5, TKO and all Tremec 6-speeds using a GM mount.  Made in …

Quick and dirty build page covering my 1985ish Toyota pickup / Formula Toy project. This started as a spec 4-seater Hendrix Motorsports Formula Toy chassis, dropped onto a too-short wheelbase Toyota pickup frame. The original build was a 22r, 5-speed manual, dual cases, 4 seats, propane conversion, leaf springs all around and 39″ sticky tires. …

Events/Competitions

Martelli Brothers chart a new path for the future of the two largest desert races in the sport April 29, 2019 – San Diego, Calif. — The Martelli Brothers announced today The Mint 400 and the UTV World Championship races will be sanctioned and operated independently in 2020 and beyond. The decision comes after nearly a …

Press Release

SANTA ANA, CA – (Apr. 29, 2019) – The off-road partnership between Yokohama Tire and Canyonlands Jeep Adventures keeps rolling. Yokohama has extended its decade-long relationship with the Moab, Utah-based company that offers off-roading enthusiasts a chance to hit picturesque trails in Jeeps riding on Yokohama’s durable, all-terrain GEOLANDAR® tires. “We’ve been extremely happy working with …