2017 Jeep Compass

There’s plenty of evidence to support the claim that the 2017 Jeep Compass is the most capable compact crossover on the market.

Dick-Cepek-logo-1-26-15STOW, OH – Returning with enthusiastic support for the 2017 Bassmaster Elite Series, Dick Cepek Tires & Wheels has committed to providing contingency support to the famed series. Support for the Series will includes the Rolling Forward Award, and the on-site support of the growing Team Dick Cepek, starting February, 2017.

“Dick Cepek was a true outdoorsman,” explained Ken Warner, Vice President of Marketing for Dick Cepek. “He was an adventurer, and he developed tire and wheel products that could conquer any terrain. Our continued relationship with B.A.S.S reflects the spirit of our brand.”

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Although more details are said to be announced on March 1, today Land Rover is giving us a first look today at a new model called the Range Rover Velar. The name of this new SUV, which the company says will sit between the Evoque and the Sport, actually comes from original Range Rover prototypes from 1969, as the original model was unveiled a year later in 1970.

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Prescott, Ariz.
– Centerforce Clutches, a leading manufacturer of performance clutches for classic and late model cars and trucks, has just announced its new high inertia steel flywheel for Jeeps equipped with the 4.0L inline 6-cylinder engine. This high quality 40-pound billet steel flywheel is a direct replacement for the stock unit and delivers significant improvements in both on and off-road drivability, especially on Jeeps equipped with large tires.

Johnson-Valley-Hammers-3-1-13Editor’s Note: The BlueRibbon Coalition is helping the Marine Corps spread the word about the closure of Johnson Valley during the month of August this year for military training. See more on the details below.

The Johnson Valley Shared Use Area will be temporarily closed to the public August 1-30, 2017, while the Marine Corps conducts military training to support a large-scale exercise.

BFGoodrich-All-Terrain-40-Years-11-14-16Greenville, S.C. – BFGoodrich Tires, the official tire of SCORE International, developed its off-road identity four decades ago in the Baja peninsula in Mexico. To recognize the importance this region played in the legacy of its motorsports success, BFGoodrich announced a charitable donation of $10,000 USD to the Ensenada Family Development System (DIF) in an effort to make a difference in the lives of families in Baja, Mexico. Additionally, BFGoodrich committed to an upgrade to the historic monument that stands near the start/finish line of the annual SCORE Baja 500 and Baja 1000 race. This monument, donated by the people and administration of Ensenada  several years ago, recognized the impact BFGoodrich and SCORE International racing has made on the community of Ensenada.

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STOW, OH
– Reflecting its 50-plus-year legacy at the forefront of performance tire development, Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels has announced a new 45,000 mile/73,000 km Tread Wear Warranty to back up the superior design and construction of its Baja ATZP3 off-road tire.

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Although Jeep made an announcement at the start of this week for its new flagship Wrangler, its most capable off-roader was shown for the first time in person to journalists at the 2017 King of the Hammers today.

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Focused on the outdoor and active enthusiast, Toyota unveiled the new 2018 RAV4 Adventure at the Chicago Auto Show today. The RAV4 Adventure will be offered in a front-wheel drive version with an automatic limited slip or an all-wheel-drive version with Dynamic Torque Control.

2017 Jeep® Wrangler Rubicon Recon
In the last year of its run, the immensely popular JK Wrangler platform will get another special edition version for 2017 to send out the Jeep in style. The Rubicon Recon is designed to offer even more off-road capability thanks to a beefed-up front axle, and it also gets unique styling cues to make it stand out in a crowd of JKs.