SAN ANTONIO, TX – VP Racing Fuels, Inc., today announced its “Octanium” octane booster is now available at select AutoZone stores across the U.S. One of the performance chemicals in ”VP’s “Madditive®” product line, VP Octanium is an octane concentrate for off-road use that increases octane up to 8 numbers, the largest increase of any octane booster on the market.
LIMA, Ohio – Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) will serve as a presenting sponsor of the 30th anniversary 4-Wheel Jamboree Nationals, May 15-17, to be held at the Allen County Fairgrounds in Lima, Ohio.
Auburn Hills, Mich. – The Jeep brand and the World Surf League (WSL) today announced a first-of-its-kind partnership that will make the Jeep brand the official and exclusive global automotive partner of the WSL and the naming rights partner to the WSL Jeep Leaders Tour Rankings for men and women. This fully integrated, multi-year partnership will see the global automotive company tap into the unparalleled adventure, competitive drama and athleticism of surfing’s greatest stage.
HOUSTON, TX – Pennzoil will be visiting the birthplace of the Jeep to serve as a premier sponsor of the 2015 Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival from June 12 – 14 in Butler County, PA. In celebration of the 75th birthday of the world’s original Jeep, the Bantam Jeep, Pennzoil is co-sponsoring the Jeep Parade/Invasion, where a Guinness World Record will be attempted for the longest Jeep parade. Pennzoil is also co-sponsoring the Mystery Road Rally adventure and will be onsite at the Festival treating registered attendees to the ‘Make the Switch Oil Giveaway.’
“As the only motor oil recommended by the Jeep Brand in North America, it was natural for Pennzoil to be a part of this celebrated event. Our sponsorship reinforces the joint commitment to performance that is the foundation of the Jeep and Pennzoil relationship,” said Doug Kooyman, Pennzoil Global Brand Director.
CORONA, California – Casey Currie’s King of the Hammers straight axle Jeep performed so well this year, that he has decided to run it at the premier 2015 SCORE Baja 500 race in June. This marks the first time Casey will be racing in the Trophy Truck class.
AMSOIL announces new Ethylene Glycol Antifreeze & Engine Coolant, now available in two formulations for passenger car/light truck and heavy-duty applications. They join reformulated AMSOIL Propylene Glycol Antifreeze & Coolant, delivering unsurpassed cooling system protection for virtually any application.
Alamo, NV – If there is one thing that characterizes the level of competition in the General Tire Jeepspeed Desert Race Series presented by KMC Wheels and Premier Chrysler-Jeep, it’s the famous Yogi Berra saying, it ain’t over ‘til it’s over. Like the Best In The Desert Silver State 300 course that climbs and drops over mountains and through valleys, Jeepspeed racers swapped the lead back and forth throughout the race. It’s amazing that a racing series that draws such a diverse field of vehicles can produce such parity and competition. 13 Jeepspeed Challenge Class 1700 entries entered the Silver State 300; one Wrangler, ten Cherokees, one Grand Cherokee, and the first short wheelbase Comanche Pickup truck.
By popular demand, GenRight is excited to introduce the new steel full corner guards for the Jeep JK. These corners are a direct fit, designed using original files from Jeep, and a perfect upgrade to better protect your Jeep’s tub! This is the perfect way to customize and upgrade your Jeep and “armor up” your rig or cover previous damage. Additionally, these corner guards can accommodate any size wheel and tire, and feature a Frenched in LED tail light opening for a truly custom look.
The Bureau of Land Management White River Field Office will hold a public workshop on May 6, 2015, to discuss the public review period for its 2014 Travel Route Inventory and future travel management efforts.
This meeting is intended to provide the public with an understanding of the multi-year process the BLM is undertaking in order to complete travel management plans for the White River Field Office and to answer questions about these efforts. This is an opportunity for the community to be engaged in this complex planning effort before it begins.
The field office currently has comprehensive travel route data on 650,000 acres of the 1.5 million-acre field office, including more than 1,833 miles of routes, collected in the 2014 Travel Route Inventory. The remainder of the field office will be inventoried this summer. How to review this information and what type of feedback the BLM is seeking will be discussed at this meeting.
When you are blasting down the trail, the last thing you want it to have your gear fly out of your Jeep. This was the motivation for Smittybilt to develop their new C.RES Heavy Duty Cargo Restraint System. Now in its second revision as the C.RES2, this cargo solution is manufactured from triple stitched 2-inch military grade polyester webbing with 1,200 pound tensile strength to secure even the heaviest loads. The C.RES2 is available for both 97-06 TJ Wranglers and 07+ JK Wranglers and Wrangler Unlimiteds.