Stow, Oh. – April 24, 2015 – Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels has introduced an innovative new wheel line developed with six-time Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) champion Brian Deegan. The Deegan 38 wheels are available in two exceptional styles for truck, SUV and Jeep – the Pro 2 Black and the Pro 4 Black.
Stow, OH – When it comes to making the toughest wheels for trucks, Jeeps and off-road 4×4’s, Dick Cepek delivers with the new DC Wheel line with three impressive designs – the DC Blackout, DC Matrix and DC Terrain. Each design features a laser-etched Dick Cepek signature, a smooth two-stage matte black finish, and a pop-top center cap with embossed DC logo for exceptional style and durability.
Clackamas, OR — Warn Industries encourages customers to utilize their consumer rebate program that runs through April 30th. This is a great opportunity to upgrade to the brand new ZEON Platinum winch with a wireless control and remote clutch engagement. With Spring in the air, it is time to get all of your off-road and work vehicles ready for the trails, hunts and overland adventures.
Arlington, TX – Ram truck owners from seven U.S states and Canada helped the Ram Truck brand set a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for the largest parade of pickup trucks, Saturday, April 18, in Arlington, Texas. 451 Ram trucks participated in the “Ram Truck Round-up,” breaking the previous world record of 438 trucks.
We were already aware of a 10-speed transmission being co-developed by Ford and Chevrolet, but we had not heard of any transmission possibilities featuring more gears. Ford has announced this new 10-speed will be used in the 2015 F-150 Raptor, but could there be other transmission options for its truck line in the future?
We ask these hypothetical questions after sister site AutoGuide.com recently uncovered a new patent document published on April 9th by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office suggesting that Ford may be developing an 11-speed automatic transmission.
Complement your Ford’s aggressive, good looks with Rough Country’s 6″ Radius Arm Lift Kit. Rough Country’s 6″ Lift Kit was engineered to retain the impressive Ford factory specs while bumping up performance and durability where it’s needed most. The result is an aggressive, lifted beast with a mean profile and balanced on and off-road ride quality.
Fab Fours is proud to announce a new line of light weight bumpers: Vengeance Series. These premium steel, non-winch, sensor bumpers are engineered to be light weight and offer a sleek and stylish finish for both the front and rear of your vehicle.
CLACKAMAS, OR – Laurel R. Smith has been named Vice President of Marketing for Warn Industries, Inc. In that position, she will bring impressive experience in enthusiast product marketing as well as a history of successful product development and launches.
“We’re very fortunate to have a talented marketing person such as Laurel join the Warn team,” said John Stransky, president of Warn. “She is a great fit for us, and Warn customers should benefit greatly from her background in developing products and marketing programs for enthusiasts of consumer products.”
Smith said that “Warn has a long history of leading the market with innovative products that excite customers. I am thrilled to be joining the team and to become part of that legacy,” she added.
GREENVILLE, S.C. – BFGoodrich Tires has named 25 champion racers and automotive enthusiasts to its prestigious 2015 BFGoodrich Tire Performance Team. This year’s group comprises elite motorsports superstars, key industry partners and market influencers, all of whom share the BFGoodrich Tires passion for driving.
The team will demonstrate the performance of BFGoodrich Tires in activities ranging from grassroots recreational events to the extremes of international motorsports competition, including on- and off-road racing, rock crawling, and custom car building.
“BFGoodrich enthusiasts demand high performance at every extreme, from a technical rock crawl to racing at more than 100 miles per hour on- or off-road,” said Duane Thomas, brand communications manager for BFGoodrich Tires. “BFGoodrich has defined and led this category for four decades. We are respected as experts among those who view tires and performance vehicles as the source of their adventures.”