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Suwanee, Ga.
– Rugged Ridge today announced its new Steel Winch Plate to fit the following JK Wrangler vehicle packages equipped with the MOPAR 10th Anniversary Rubicon front bumper: Rubicon X, Rubicon 10th Anniversary and Rubicon Hard Rock. The new winch plate is also compatible with 2007-2016 JK Wranglers upgraded with MOPAR 10th Anniversary Rubicon front bumper.

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After news stories surfaced yesterday that Nissan could be purchasing Mitsubishi, today we learn that Nissan in fact has formed a “strategic alliance” as Nissan has purchased a controlling interest with a 34 percent stake in Mitsubishi Motors Corporation for 237 billion yen.

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Dixon, CA – Rapto Worx offers Jeep JK owners a heavy-duty set of great-looking grab handles that provide a sturdy anchor to aid while entering and exiting the vehicle. Manufactured from 6061 billet aluminum, and precision CNC machined for a precise fit, Rapto Worx’s Jeep JK Grab Handles compliment the vehicle’s interior with a rugged appearance, and give your passengers something strong to grab onto when rock crawling over difficult terrain.

Dana-Axle-Logo-5-11-16Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced recently that it will open a new high-tech axle manufacturing facility in Toledo, Ohio.

The site of the new Dana facility was previously home to Willys-Overland Motors, which developed the original Jeep, and is located less than three miles from FCA US LLC’s Toledo Assembly Complex. The Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority redeveloped the property in conjunction with NAI Harmon Group. The all-new facility, adjacent to Interstate 75, is optimally located to support automakers throughout the geographic region.

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BDS Suspension is now offering redesigned dual steering stabilizer kits for the 2007-2016 Jeep Wrangler JK. These new stabilizer kits are designed to improve your Jeep’s overall drivability by reducing the front end shimmy caused by oversized tires, keeping you in control on and off-road.

General-Tire-NORRA-Mexican-1000-5-6-16Fort Mill, S.C. – The 2016 NORRA Mexican 1000 race has ended at the tip of the Baja peninsula in Cabo and the Caballo del Diablo team, headed by Boyd Jaynes, captured a first-place finish in the Pioneer 4×4 class and earned the coveted Steve McQueen memorial trophy!

Driver, Boyd Jaynes, and copilot, Brian Godfrey, took on the “Evil Mariachi” theme this year and dressed the part, too, complete with mariachi hats.

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Suwanee, GA – Rugged Ridge recently announced it has expanded its line of Eclipse Sun Shades for 2007-2016 Jeep Wranglers to include two new looks.

A functional accessory with a custom-look for those who crave the “open-air” experience in their Jeep but still want protection from harsh sunlight, the new Sun Shade options now include bright red and American Flag designs.

BlueRibbon-Coalition-Logo-9-28-12The BlueRibbon Coalition recently announced it was contacted by some its members regarding rumors that a land transfer bill, H.R. 2733, might include portions of the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Moon Rocks in the Hungry Valley OHV Area near Reno, Nevada. BLM members were reportedly concerned with the bill and its possible inclusion of this area, which would result in the closure of the area.

BlueRibbon Coalition contacted both the BLM and Congressional Representatives to ascertain if, in fact, there were any impacts to legal OHV recreation at Hungry Valley, Moon Rocks, an area well known for catering to a variety of off-road vehicles, including dirt bikes, ATVs, trucks, SUVs and Jeeps.

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LANSING, Mich.
– Air Lift Company has enabled safer and more comfortable towing and hauling since 1949. Now, you can enjoy the many benefits of Air Lift’s growing line of air spring kits and compressor systems while saving money through Air Lift’s mail-in rebate program.

Through June 30, 2016, buy Air Lift adjustable air springs and get $25 back with a mail-in rebate. Air Lift adjustable air springs work with the existing suspension to give your vehicle more leveling support in the rear when towing or hauling a heavy load. More stability means more safety and a more comfortable ride. Choose from:

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Stow, Ohio
– The popular all-terrain Baja ATZP3 tire line from Mickey Thompson has been expanded to include two new sizes, the LT325/50R22 (35X13.00R22) and 37X13.50R22LT.