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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.

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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.

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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.

Warn-Industries-Logo-5-29-13CLACKAMAS, 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.

BFGoodrich-Logo-2-19-13GREENVILLE, 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.”

Mopar featured a great number of Jeep Performance Parts on its concept vehicles in Moab, Utah.

Mopar featured a great number of Jeep Performance Parts on its concept vehicles in Moab, Utah.

Auburn Hills, Mich. – Fresh off the 49th Annual Easter Jeep® Safari and the trails of Moab, Utah, the Mopar brand is highlighting its extensive portfolio of Jeep Performance Parts (JPP) available to arm off-roaders in pursuit of any path they choose.

GenRight-JK-Wrangler-Crawler-Gas-Tank-4-9-15This is the New 25 Gallon GenRight Crawler Gas Tank to fit a Jeep JK (2007 – Current). The tank assembly is relocated to the rear muffler area and mounts in a way that still works with the factory gas filler.

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Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles (ORVs), today introduced the Sportsman 110 EFI and Outlaw 110 EFI youth models as part of the company’s continuing innovation of its off-road product offerings. The new models are the first youth ATVs to offer EFI and will be available in dealerships in May.

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Westminster, Calif.
– In the automotive restoration world, few problems are more dreaded than hidden rust. Like an unseen cancer spreading from cell to cell, the corrosion weakens a car’s metal structure, and can be absolutely devastating if left unchecked. Grinding the paint off an unassuming pinhole of surface rust can reveal massive structural decay—a classic car owner’s worst nightmare.

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Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif. (April, 2015)
– The 2015 Ford F-150 is the lightest version of Ford’s best-selling truck, but “light”, doesn’t mean light-duty. The V8 variant makes 385 horsepower and most owners are looking to hear every single pony, and now thanks to MagnaFlow, they can in both MagnaFlow and Off-Road Pro Series styles.