Fifty rock racers and all-around off-road maniacs decided to test their mettle (and their rig’s metal) at the 2015 Vision X SRRS vs. ULTRA4 East/West Shootout Presented by Sway-A-Way. The event, referred to as the Shootout at Backdoor last year, was again held in the canyon that is home to challenging ledge at Backdoor. The competition is simple: get your rig through the canyon and up and over the ledge in the shortest amount of time possible.
Action from the 2015 Nitto King of The Hammers Presented by 4 Wheel Parts will be streaming live all of this week. There will be coverage of just about every major event on the lake bed this week, and we’ll be streaming the action below from the Ultra4 feed.
The EVO MFG Front and Rear LCG Bolt-On Coilover kits come complete with all necessary parts to easily convert the JK from the limited coil and shock system to a far superior performing coilover system. 12”’s of usable wheel travel, custom built brackets for the lowest center of gravity, EVO’s legendary SPEC valving and spring ratesspecifically dialed in for the JK to yield excellent handling. The EVO MFG LCG Bolt-On Coilover system proves to set the bar, for ease of install, price and performance. LCG 3”-5” recommended lift height, fully adjustable minimal drilling/cutting required, fully bolt-on Hi Clearance design. Retains all factory rear exhaust system as well as factory front and rear swaybars.
Jeep finally unveiled the details on its all-new 2015 Renegade at a press launch in California. We had the chance to get behind the wheel of the small SUV to see how it performed on the road and in the dirt.
Maumee, Ohio – Spicer high-performance chromoly axle shafts – optimized for use with larger tires – have been introduced by Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN). The new Spicer® chromoly axle shafts are manufactured using SAE-4340 nickel chromoly steel for maximum strength and durability and are heat treated to ensure optimal hardness throughout.
Jeep recently announced big news that the Jeep brand recorded sales of more than 1 million units across the globe in 2014, setting a new all-time record for the third consecutive year. Sales of 1,017,019 Jeep vehicles bettered the brand’s 2013 record of 731,565 by 39 percent.
CYPRESS, CA – On the heels of a successful introduction last September, Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. is nearly doubling the size offerings for the Open Country R/T. Designed for light trucks and outdoor adventure vehicles, the Open Country R/T is built rugged for any terrain. It offers the perfect blend of excellent off-road traction, durable construction, and aggressive styling, with less on-road noise and a longer-lasting tread.
GREENVILLE, SC – On the heels of one of the most successful desert racing seasons in recent memory, BFGoodrich Tires is highlighting its championship race tire products and a strong contingency program for the winner of the 2015 King of the Hammers held February 6 in Johnson Valley, Calif.
Once again this year, BFGoodrich Tires will offer racers a $5000 contingency award for the winner of the King of the Hammers race if running on its product. Additionally, the company will offer a $2500 award for the winner of the Smittybilt Every Man Challenge if on BFGoodrich products
Fab Fours universal Roof Rack is the perfect addition for your vehicle. It’s available in three sizes: 48, 60, 72 inches in length, fitting everything from trucks to SUVs. The rack provides tie-downs and can accommodate (4) 2×2 Square LED Lights, (2) 50“ light bars for the front and (2) 50“ light bars for the back. Modular design allows mounting wherever necessary. The rack features integrated zip-tie holes for wiring. It comes available powder coated matte black or bare steel.
The BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC) would like to announce the continuation of its search for an Executive Director to lead the organization, which champions responsible use of public lands and land access for outdoor recreation nation-wide. We welcome all qualifying applicants.
The Executive Director is hired by the BRC Board of Directors and serves as a full time, salaried BRC employee to execute the business of the BlueRibbon Coalition, excepting for those functions reserved for the Board in its by-laws.
The Executive Director will be responsible to manage BRC staff, to develop and execute a plan to achieve the coalition’s goals, and to properly present the “public face” of BRC through various communication formats, including social and print media, oral and written presentations and other forms of outreach.