Nissan has been building anticipation for its new Cummins-powered Titan XD, and finally we’ll get a chance next week to drive the truck and actually report on it. But at SEMA, we were afforded a few chances to see the “Truck of Texas” in a few different configurations at the 2015 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, with none being more intriguing to us that the Nissan and Cummins collaboration to go for the Land Speed Record with its new Titan XD Triple Nickel.
If you want to get your hands on the new Wrangler Red Rock Concept vehicle, you get better do so quickly. Along with a new Ram Rebel X truck concept, FCA yesterday unveiled a new concept Jeep Wrangler that pays homage to one of the coolest off-road locations in the world – and there will only be 50 of the Wranglers made!
RENO, Nev. — Following the fourth of five races in the 2015 SCORE World Desert Championship, 10 of SCORE’s toughest drivers remain in the hunt to earn 2015 SCORE Milestone Awards. Last month’s Rigid Industries SCORE Imperial Valley 250 was run on a rugged 288.3-mile course near Plaster City, Calif. on Sept. 26.
Suwanee, GA – Omix-ADA® and Rugged Ridge® today announced that TV personality and model, Arianny Celeste, will appear as a celebrity guest at the company’s Off Road Success Center in the Upper South Hall Lobby during the 2015 SEMA Show in Las Vegas on November 3-6.
Celeste, best known as for her work as a ring girl for the UFC, also co-hosts the automotive reality TV show Overhaulin’, in which a team of builders create a complete custom car or truck in just a matter of days. Each episode of the program ends with the surprise reuniting of the vehicle’s owner with their newly made-over vehicle.
Minneapolis – Polaris Industries Inc. recently introduced another new model to the Polaris RANGER model lineup. The RANGER CREW 570-6 joins the industry’s No.1 selling utility vehicles (UTV) line for the value-minded consumer looking for a multi-passenger CREW option at a great price.
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Polaris Industries (NYSE: PII), in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Transport Canada, is issuing a voluntary recall on model year 2015 Polaris RZR 900 and 1000 vehicles due to reports of pinched fuel tank vent lines. The recall is related to the vehicle’s fuel tank vent line potentially being incorrectly installed during manufacturing, causing it to become pinched, which may cause the fuel tank to pressurize and leak fuel, posing a potential fire hazard. Polaris estimates that the assembly error occurred in very few vehicles; however, Polaris is issuing a voluntary recall so that all these vehicles could be inspected and any affected vent lines fixed prior to further use.
POMONA, Calif., USA — Another radically rugged race course of approximately 840 miles for the granddaddy of all desert races was unveiled Saturday at the SCORE Baja 1000 exhibit area in Building 5 at the Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo at the Fairplex in Pomona, Calif. The popular consumer show will be open Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (PT).
The season finale of the five-race 2015 SCORE World Desert Championship is expecting nearly 250 entries, from 25 countries and 40 U.S. States to compete in this year’s 48th annual Bud Light SCORE Baja 1000. The race week festivities will cover Nov. 17-21, with the race and all side events starting and finishing in Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico.
Las Vegas, NV – Brandon Arthur, The Stinger, took another victory in round 15 of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series in Las Vegas, Nevada. He doubled down with another podium, a second place, in round 16. The Fight Under the Lights race brought his podium count to nine on the season and his second win. Despite the name of the event, Brandon qualified fastest in his group for both rounds and ran up front to emerge unscathed.
Whittier, Calif. (September, 2015) –The Ford Bronco is one of the most iconic and prolific Sports Utility Vehicles ever produced. More than just a family hauler, it has also been a favorite among off-roading enthusiasts, thanks to its standard four wheel drive and low range gearing – especially the fourth and fifth generation trucks built on the robust F-Series chassis. Now, Hedman Hedders has direct replacement 50-state legal short tube headers for 1986-1996 Ford Broncos that replace the worn out factory manifolds and help their 302cid or 351cid Windsor V8 engines breathe.