Offroad Tips

Hook Up and Go:

How to Choose the Right Off Road Trailer In the last few years, off road trailers have hit the overland community in a big way.  They range in price dramatically, and the features and options can be just as dizzying. We’ve been researching them a while now, and we’re here to help you make the…

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Off Road Events

Haul to the Krawl:

Why You Should Check out Mardi Krawl For all of you in the South East United States, consider making the drive to Alabama this Spring for the Mardi Krawl event.  Mardi Krawl is now heading into its 7th year, and it’s a great way to kick of the spring wheeling season and make some new…

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Off Road Trails

Where to Wheel: Virginia

Our 4 Favorite Places to Offroad in the Old Dominion Once you’ve got your truck together, and the trails start calling your name, where do you want to go?  In this series, we’ve done the research for you. Today, we’re looking at the Old Dominion state, where the off road trails and mud riding call…

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Off Road Trails

Where to Wheel: Pennsylvania

Our 4 Favorite Places to Offroad in the Keystone State Once you’ve got your truck together, and the trails start calling your name, where do you want to go?  In this series, we’ve done the research for you. Today, we’re looking at the Keystone state, where the off road trails call your name, no matter…

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Tips

The Air Pressure Balancing Act:

How to Air Down to Get More Performance Without Debeading Figuring out exactly how much tire pressure you should run on your rig depends on so many variables.  Your wheels, your tires, the terrain you’ll be hitting, and what kind of options you have to air back up when you get off the trail for…

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Offroad Tips

You Can Make It There:

How to Choose the Fuel Storage Option That’s Right for You When you get into longer range wheeling — spending more time in BFE, with fewer return trips to civilization, having enough fuel to handle the job can become a real issue.  With a little bit of strategy, you can easily handle it, though. Make…

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Suspension

Solid Axle Versus Independent Front Suspension (IFS):

Which is Right for Your Rig? For decades, the debate has raged on over whether solid axle trucks or IFS trucks are superior, with plenty of big names and professionals backing both sides of the argument.  Technology has changed and developed over the years, and it can be tough to sort out which option is…

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Off Road Trails

Where to Wheel: Michigan

Our 4 Favorite Places to Offroad in the Mitten State Once you’ve got your truck together, and the trails start calling your name, where do you want to go?  In this series, we’ve done the research for you. Today, we’re looking at the Mitten state, where the off road trails call your name, no matter…

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Axels

Why Change Gears?

By Jerrod Jones If you’re building your first 4×4 or truck, you may have heard your friends talk about “changing your gears.” What they’re referring to are the ring & pinion gears in your axles’ center sections. The ring & pinion dictates the final drive ratio—the ratio from the output of the transmission (or driveshaft)…

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