Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif. (July, 2015) – The 6.7 liter Cummins diesel is world renowned for being a serious workhorse. The Cummins has massive potential for power and torque and will soldier on almost forever. All this is well and good, but what happens when one of your factory catalytic converters or your diesel particulate filter (DPF) fails? It used to mean a VERY expensive trip to the dealership. Not anymore though, thanks to MagnaFlow. MagnaFlow is pleased to announce the availability of replacement catalytic converters and DPFs for 2007-2012 Ram 2500/3500 trucks equipped with the 6.7 liter Cummins diesel.
Greenville, S.C., July 27, 2015 – BFGoodrich Tires has sold more than 1 million All-Terrain T/A KO2 tires in North America, less than eight months after launching in the market.
The Company’s most advanced light truck tire premiered in November 2014 with 12 initial sizes, and since has expanded to 40 available sizes. A total of 61 sizes will be available to more than 20,000 BFGoodrich Tires authorized dealers when the line expansion is complete in the coming months.
Tustin, CA – AMP Research has added a new model to its lineup of PowerStep electric deployable running boards. The PowerStep XL features an additional 3-inches of drop compared to standard PowerStep boards, which makes them ideal for lifted vehicles. This 3-inch drop comes courtesy of an integrated aluminum rail that not only looks great, but also offers additional durability when the steps are retracted. The PowerStep XL also features easy installation with hassle-free plug-and-play wiring. Simply attach the boards and plug the wiring harness into the vehicle’s OBDII port.
Buford, GA – Lund has introduced a new line of steps to its existing lineup of nerf bars and running boards. The all-new Lund Terrain HX Step is an aggressively designed yet functional nerf bar that provides an off-road look while making it easier to get in and out of the vehicle.
Warn Industries encourages customers to utilize their winch sales promotion that runs from July 1st to August 31st. Consumers who purchase a qualifying truck or SUV winch, including the new WARN ZEON Platinum winch line, are eligible to receive a free WARN Medium Duty Winching Accessory Kit, a $200 value. Powersports customers who purchase a WARN ProVantage powersports winch are eligible to receive a free WARN Light Duty Accessory Kit, a $100 value.
Whittier, Calif. – Internal combustion engines are a torrent of friction, fire and heat, and the only thing that keeps them running is proper lubrication. Without a consistent flow of oil an engine will quickly suffer damage or worse, a catastrophic failure. Unfortunately, this all-important fluid is housed in the most vulnerable part of your engine, and can easily be damaged by errant road debris or by bottoming out. Luckily for owners of lowered and off-road vehicles, Trans Dapt Performance Products offers its Slam-Guard armored oil pans to save your engine from certain doom, and give you the confidence needed to keep moving down the road or trail.
Compton, California (July 8, 2015) – Transamerican Auto Parts is proud to introduce the “Life is Better Off-Road™” SEMA builder award. Launching this year at the 2015 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, the “Life is Better Off-Road™” award is an annual industry prize awarded by Transamerican Auto Parts to the best presented, truly off-road capable truck, Jeep or SUV on display at the show.
This award is open to all off-road vehicle constructors and product manufacturers on display at the SEMA show and will be judged by an elite panel of industry experts. As the off-road performance category continues to grow in popularity at the annual event, the Transamerican Auto Parts “Life is Better Off-Road™” award will recognize the unique technological achievements and engineering advancements specific to the development of aftermarket products for off-road trucks, Jeeps and SUVs.
Clackamas, OR – Warn Industries introduced a new line of WARN Premium Locking Hubs for late-model, 2005 and later Ford Super Duty Trucks. Super Duty owners now have the option to outfit their rigs with aftermarket, “new look” WARN Premium Hubs, available through normal WARN distribution channels. These Premium Locking Hubs are built to take the beatings modified rigs with bigger tires often dish out. Easy to install and easy to use, WARN Super Duty Hubs feature something new from WARN—chrome or black powder-coated finish on the all-metal cap and dial.
The new Extreme Country mud-terrain tire from Dick Cepek is one the newest additions to the tire line and is now available in 18 popular 15- to 20-inch sizes for trucks, Jeeps and 4x4s. This purpose-driven tire has been thoughtfully designed for sportsmen and off-road enthusiasts with a proven tread compound for excellent traction, responsive handling, even wear, longer life and a smoother, quieter ride.