Look, whether you’re a Jeep fanatic or Land Rover fan, one thing we can all agree on is that space inside our off-road rigs is sometimes at a premium. By the time you load up a bug-out bag, recovery tools, and the all-important snacks, leftover free space is scarcer than water in a desert.

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Designed to carry loads safely and securely on your vehicle’s rooftop, the Rhino-Rack range of Pioneer Rooftop Trays will maximize your carrying potential, as well as freeing up space inside your vehicle for ultimate comfort on the road.

Skyjacker's Lonnie McCurry leans the JK out over the ledge.

Toward the end of the week at Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah, some Jeepers take a break from the trail for a few hours to check out the newest gadgets and gear at the Spanish Trail Arena. Aftermarket vendors show off their latest and greatest, and we cruised the floor to check out the show and put together a collection of new products from this year’s EJS.

Rhino-Rack has unveiled a new sturdy and weather repellent range of PVC Luggage Bag as your next on-the-go storage companion.

For cyclists, the ability to easily load and unload your bike from your car is an integral element to a convenient ride. Leaders in all things rack related, Rhino-Rack have designed their brand new Hybrid Bike Carrier to help you transport your bike with ease, from road to mountain, and everything in between.

The Jeep Wrangler has long been one of the benchmarks for a robust and tough 4WD vehicle. And among the variety of makes and models on the market, it still remains one of the best looking 4WDs on the market. It makes little sense to tinker with the iconic look
with a set of ill-fitting roof or carry racks. That’s why Rhino-Rack has designed the Rhino-Rack Backbone and Pioneer Platform system as the quintessential accessory for Jeep Wranglers – low profile, strong and supremely versatile.

The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) announced the winners of the New Products Showcase Awards held at the 2011 SEMA Show. Among the awards of interest to off-roaders is the Best New Off-Road/4-Wheel Drive Product winner MSD Ignition for its Atomic EFI unit. The event recognizes the most cutting-edge automotive products either on the market or about to hit the market. This year, nearly 2,000 new products were submitted for consideration.

Criteria that ranked high on the judges’ selection for the New Product Showcase Awards included superiority of innovation, technical achievement, quality and workmanship, consumer appeal and marketability.

The 2011 New Product Award Winners include:

Best Engineered New Product

  • Winner: Baer Brake Systems, Full Floating Rear End Conversion
  • Runner Up: Aeromotive Inc., Camaro Stealth Fuel System
  • Runner Up: Fuelab, Electronic Fuel Pressure Regulator