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Pros and Cons of Owning a Jeep Wrangler - Best...
Jeep Wrangler... It's lots of fun to drive, but is it a smart buy? There really is no other vehicle like a Wrangler - it continues to be the ultimate off-road icon. Yes, they're fun to drive, but are they practical to own? Here are the pros and cons of owning a Jeep Wrangler convertible. All the best features, and the worst features - to help you decide whether or not to buy a Jeep Wrangler.
What is the Difference Between 4x4 and 4x2...
What is the real difference between a 4x4 and a 4x2? Here are the basics.
Best Things - Pros and Cons of Owning a Jeep...
There really is no other vehicle like a Wrangler. To this day, the Jeep Wrangler continues to be the ultimate off-road icon. Yes, they're fun to drive, but are they practical to own? Here are the pros and cons of owning a Jeep Wrangler convertible. Everything from design, look and styling to repairs, durability and reliability.
How to Tow Your 4 Wheel Drive Vehicle the Right...
Check here to see if your vehicle is on the list of vehicles that can be safely towed with 4 wheels down. Plus, learn how to properly tow a vehicle, including the advantages and disadvantages of towing four wheels down, and how to choose a tow bar for towing your vehicle.
Worst Things - Pros and Cons of Owning a Jeep...
There really is no other vehicle like a Wrangler. To this day, the Jeep Wrangler continues to be the ultimate off-road icon. Yes, they're fun to drive, but are they practical to own? Here are the pros and cons of owning a Jeep Wrangler convertible. All the best features, and the worst features - to help you decide whether or not to buy a Jeep Wrangler.
Best High Rated Used Vehicles - Highest Rated...
Here are the best rated used SUVs and Pickup Trucks, recommended by a number of different top expert sources. These are so highly rated, you shouldn't hesitate about buying one of these used 4x4 pickup trucks and 4WD sport-utility vehicles.
Before You Buy A Jeep Wrangler
If you're intrigued by the thought of owning a Jeep Wrangler, and you find yourself inching closer and closer to actually buying one... Here are some things to think about before you do. A summary of the good things and the bad things about owning Jeeps, plus the little-known Jeep facts that will help you decide whether or not to buy a Wrangler.
Summary: Pros and Cons of Owning a Jeep...
There really is no other vehicle like a Wrangler. To this day, the Jeep Wrangler continues to be the ultimate off-road icon. Yes, they're fun to drive, but are they practical to own?
Things To Consider Before Applying Herculiner...
While Herculiner ranks among the best when it comes to do-it-yourself bediners, there are a few things to keep in mind before you begin.
How to Remove a Jeep Wrangler Hard Top
Removing the torx bolts on the Jeep Wrangler that has the 3 piece modular hard top. Page 5.
How to Fix a Dead ATV Battery on the Trail or...
How to deal with a dead battery on your ATV. Having a few basic tools will help you get along if your battery dies.
Hummer Cons: The Downsides Of Owning a Hummer...
Here are the Cons, or negative things, about owning a Hummer H1 or H2. Covering everything from design, look and styling to repairs, durability and reliability, all of the worst things about Hummers are highlighted. If you're considering buying new or used a Hummer, here are some of the downsides or reasons you might want to reconsider owning one.
What to Do With a Submerged ATV
How to deal with water in your engine if you submerged your ATV, jeep wrangler or other OHV
The Different Types of ATVs
There are lots of different types of ATVs, they come in many different shapes and sizes. They are designed and manufactured for lots of different uses, ranging from racing and recreation to ranching, industrial and emergency services.
Childrens ATVs
There are more children under 12 years old riding All Terrain Vehicles today than ever before. The allure of an exciting and versatile activity that can be shared and enjoyed by all members of the family is getting very popular.
When To Use 4WD Off Road - What Does 4WD Mean -...
The gearing options found in 4WD vehicles help a vehicle tackle many of the unique situations encountered while driving off-road. Following are a variety of conditions in which you would want to use 4WD to avoid sliding or spinning. Some helpful tips for when to use high-range versus low-range 4WD on different terrain.
To Lock Or Not To Lock - All About Differential...
When should you use lockers and when should you not? Learn the difference between open and locked differentials.
Herculiner Pros and Cons - What You Should Know...
Everything you need to know about installing a Herculiner brush-on bedliner yourself -- whether you choose to install it in the bed of your truck, the tub of your Jeep or Bronco, or some other location.
Little Known Facts About The International...
Want to know more about Scout 80? Scout 800? IH Scout II? SS II?... Following are some little-known facts about the International Harvester Scout and a bit of its history, including changes that Scouts have undergone through the years.
Worst Low Rated Used Vehicles - Lowest Poorly...
Here are the lowest rated used SUVs and Pickup Trucks, from a number of different expert sources. These are so poorly rated, you shouldn't even consider buying one of these used 4x4 pickup trucks or 4WD sport-utility vehicles.
Best and Worst Used Cars - Highest and Lowest...
Before you purchase a used 4x4 vehicle - pickup truck or SUV - here are the "Best of the Best" that have performed well in road tests and have rated consistently better than average in overall reliability, as well as the "Worst of the Worst" that have had frequent problems with regard to repairs and safety issues and have exhibited several years of poor reliability overall. If you're considering buying a used 4WD vehicle, check here first for the highest and lowest rated used SUVs and trucks.
Hummer FAQ - Little Known Facts About Hummer H1...
Some little-known facts about Hummers and things you might want to know before you go out and buy an H1 or H2. Also some great Hummer trivia here!
Before You Choose an ATV, Find Out Which Engine...
Learn the Difference Between a 2 Stroke ATV Engine and a 4 Stroke ATV Engine and Why You Might Choose One Over the Other.
Before You Buy a Used ATV, Find Out What to...
Looking for an ATV but don't want to spend a fortune on a new quad? Read on to find out how to pick a good used ATV.
Pros: The Top Reasons To Own a Hummer H1 or H2
Here are the Pros, or positive things, about owning a Hummer H1 or H2. Covering everything from design, look and styling to repairs, durability and reliability, all of the best things about Hummers are highlighted. If you're considering buying new or used a Hummer, here are some of the reasons you might want to consider owning one.
Identify Your Jeep: Understanding Jeeps Model...
What's a CJ-5? Or an XJ? How are these codes interpreted to represent various models of Jeeps? Here's a list of descriptions, a brief explanation of what differentiates the models, and a few examples courtesy of our readers rides pages.
Top Reasons To Buy A Jeep Wrangler Unlimited...
The best reasons you might want to purchase a Jeep Wrangler TJ Unlimited model over the standard short-wheelbase Wrangler original. Here are some of the good points about the TJ Unlimited that you might not have thought about.
Tips For Choosing The Right Size Lift For Your...
Here are some important things to consider before you install a body lift kit on your 4WD vehicle. Plus, tips for choosing the right size lift for your ride.
ATV Resources, Regulations & Laws By State
ATV laws in these states: Alaska Alabama Arkansas Arizona California Colorado Connecticut Delaware DC Florida Georgia Hawaii Iowa Idaho Illinois Indiana Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Massachusetts Maryland Maine Michigan Minnesota Missouri Mississippi Montana North Carolina North Dakota Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Virginia Vermont Washington Wisconsin West Virginia Wyoming
Best 4Wheelers Checklist - Things to Take Off...
Use these checklists so you don't forget to take along some necessary off road equipment on your next 4-wheeling or atving trip. Here's everything you need to consider when it comes to: basic survival gear, first aid kits, safety and recovery gear, tools, supplies, and parts to bring on the trail. Know what to pack and how to equip your vehicle before you go off road!
What Does 4WD Mean? Types of Four Wheel Drive...
Everything you need to know about four wheel drive vehicles, including what 4x4 means - an explanation of 4x4 versus 4x2, types of 4WD systems, and when to use 4-wheel drive. Everything you need to know before hitting the trail.
Before You Buy A New Or Used 4WD SUV or 4x4...
Tips to save you time and money before you go out and buy a new or used four-wheel drive sport-utility vehicle (SUV) or 4x4 pickup truck. Find out which are the best and which are the worst used SUVs and pickup trucks to own. Plus, the pros and cons of owning SUVs in general.
Where To Go Off-road in a 4WD Vehicle, ATV,...
This ever-growing list of backroad trails includes maps, detailed directions to the trailheads, current weather reports, color pictures from the trails, and even some trip reports from fellow four-wheelers.
Types of 4WD Systems - When To Use 4WD Off Road...
What's the difference between the level of traction provided by four wheel drive vehicles that come equipped with Full-time/Permanent 4WD, Automatic 4WD, or Part-Time 4WD? Here's an explanation of the different types of four wheel drive systems.
Chevrolet Photo Gallery
Chevy truck photo gallery where owners have submitted pictures and details of Chevrolet 4x4 trucks and SUVs, including the K-5 Blazer, Cheyenne, Tahoe, Suburban, and Chevy Pickups: S-10, Z71, 1500. If your Chevy truck or 4WD sport-utility vehicle is your pride and joy, you can submit your off road ride for this Chevy truck photo gallery too!
Should You Buy A Hummer? Things To Consider...
Should you buy a Hummer H1 or H2? Hummers are definitely unique vehicles, and most anyone would be proud to own one. But here are some things to consider before you go out and buy a Hummer...
SUVs and Trucks That Qualify For The Tax Break
Although there is currently a cap on tax deductions for cars used for business purposes, vehicles weighing 6,000 pounds or more (like trucks and SUVs) are exempt from these caps. And, if Bush's plan goes through, up to $75,000 of the purchase price of these vehicles would be tax deductible (that's 6,000 pounds gross vehicle weight, not actual weight).
Bad Brad's 1981 Suzuki Samurai
Suzuki Samurai Offroad Photo Gallery
The Different Types of Transmissions on ATVs
Learning to ride an ATV is easier than learning how to ride a motorcycle, especially when it comes to starting and changing gears.
Offroad Trip: Where to Go Camping With Your ATV
Here are the best places to go camping AND trail riding with your 4x4 pickup truck, 4WD SUV, or ATV. Plus, trip reports from 4-wheelers highlighting their offroad experiences on these trails. Included are the top spots in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Kansas, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, Canada and Australia.
Best Reasons To Use Herculiner Brush-On Bed...
Herculiner is one of the most affordable and durable bed liner products available on the market. Here are all the reasons that stand out for choosing Herculiner as the bed liner of choice for your pickup truck bed, Jeep or Bronco interior.
Before You Buy a New or Used ATV
Comprehensive advice covers buying an ATV used from a private party or mechanic, and buying used or new from a dealer.
Before You Buy a New ATV
Buying a new ATV can be challenging experience at best, a harrowing nightmare at worst. We've got advice for you that will help make the process less of an ordeal, from Matt Finley, your Guide to 4 wheel fun at About ATVs and Offroading
Reasons To Buy A Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Model...
The best reasons you might want to purchase a Jeep Wrangler TJ Unlimited model over the standard short-wheelbase Wrangler original. Here are some of the good points about the TJ Unlimited that you might not have thought about.
4WD Ride-On Toys For Kids - Fisher Price Power...
Here are some fun ways to share your enthusiasm for 4WD SUVs -- including Jeeps and Hummers -- as well as ATVs with your little ones. Ride-on toys provide hours of "off-road" fun for future four wheelers.
The Downsides Of Owning A Hybrid Vehicle -...
These are the Cons - the worst things about owning a Hybrid vehicle. These are the top reasons that Hybrid cars aren't more popular.
Off Road Supplies To Have On Hand - 4x4 Safety...
The following 4x4 safety and recovery equipment will get you - and your 4WD vehicle out of most predicaments. And, if you're riding with a group, then these items could come from any one of the vehicles in the group; it's not necessary for each and every vehicle to carry it all.
When To Use 4WD
The gearing options found in 4WD vehicles help a vehicle tackle many of the unique situations encountered while driving off-road. Following are a variety of conditions in which you would want to use 4WD to avoid sliding or spinning. Some helpful tips for when to use high-range versus low-range 4WD on different terrain.
Before You Buy A Truck Tent
Here's what to look for before you buy a truck tent for your next outdoor adventure. You'll never sleep on the ground again, so long as you own a 4WD pickup truck or SUV.
How to Clean A Carburetor
How to clean a carburetor on an internal combustion engine.
Everything You Want To Know About ATV Helmets -...
Offroad helmets are required ATV equipment in many states, and they're the single most effective means of preventing head injuries that result in death or permanent disability. Here's everything you want to know about ATV riding helmets: how to shop for a new helmet, what to look for, old vs new helmets, finding the right fit, unique features to consider, and the differences between D.O.T. and Snell certification ratings on riding helmets.
Volkswagen Touareg SUV Review - How Does The VW...
The Volkswagen Touareg is a radical new SUV. Take the test drive on- and off-road with Colin Hefferon. You may discover the same thing that he did: "...the right combination of luxury, high performance and extreme off-road capability in a single, quite extraordinary package." On the highway, it's a comfortable ride at 130 MPH, and on the Moab, you will feel safe and secure in the off-road capable VW Touareg SUV.
Volkswagen Touareg Pros - Best Reasons To Own A...
Here are the Pros, or positive things, about owning a Volkswagen Touareg SUV. Covering everything from design, look and styling to repairs, durability and reliability, all of the best things about VW Touaregs are highlighted. If you're considering buying new or used a VW Touareg, here are some of the reasons you might want to consider owning one.
Pros And Cons Of Owning An H2 Hummer SUT
A helpful list summarizing the Pros and Cons of owning a Hummer H2 SUT.
What To Do If You Get Stuck 4 Wheeling Off Road...
Try this great offroad tip the next time you get into a "jam" when you're out four wheeling. Here are some great recovery tips if you get stuck or your vehicle stalls when 4 wheeling off road and need some help getting unstuck.
Hummer FAQ - Pros and Cons of Hummers Top...
Everything you want to know about the Hummers, including little-known facts, background history, most unique features, and top pros & cons of owning a Hummer H1 or H2 - whether you choose to take it off road or not.
Tools Every Four Wheeler Should Have In Their...
Before heading off road, you should put some thought into what tools you'll need in your 4x4 offroad toolbox. Your aim is to have enough on hand so if something breaks, you'll be able to disassemble, repair, replace, and/or reassemble it in order to get yourself - and your 4WD vehicle - back on the road.
Beginners Getting Started 4 Wheeling - Tips For...
Before you take your vehicle off road, here are some important ways to prepare yourself (and your vehicle!) for a fun, safe experience that you'll look forward to repeating. This 7-part article covers everything from what to take to what to do after the ride.
Top 5 Truck Tents
Turn your truck or SUV into a tent with one of these top 5 picks.
Chevrolet K-5 Blazer Photo Gallery
When it comes to the Blazer,"full-size" ment more than just size. Chevy backs it up with cargo capacity. It has room for 800lbs of payload and 3 rear seat passengers. With nearly 5 feet of cargo space and the wagon-style tailgate for easy access, the K5 Blazer is impressive, whether you're looking for riding comfort, cargo capacity or a tough combination of both.
How To Drive Offroad in Sand, Snow, Dirt and Mud
Riding your ATV or 4wd offroading in challenging terrain like deep sand, snow or mud can be challenging.
Pros - The Good Things About Owning A Hybrid...
Here are the Pros - the good things about owning a Hybrid vehicle. These are the top reasons that Hybrid cars are good.
Best Truck Tents For 4x4 Pickup Trucks and 4WD...
With a truck tent, you can rest on a dry, flat surface every time. Plus, no more wasted time spent searching for that perfect campsite. Here are the best truck tents to turn your pickup truck or SUV into an instant slumber shack.
How To Do A 4WD Vehicle Inspection - Inside and...
Before you hit the road, you need to make sure your 4WD vehicle is in sound mechanical condition. To determine whether your 4x4 vehicle is trail ready and capable of surviving a trip off-road, first do a visual inspection - inside and out. Then, take a few minutes to more closely inspect the inner workings of your ride - make sure that the following parts are in good working condition and you don't hear any strange noises coming from these areas.
Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Edition Boasts Powerful...
Jeep Wrangler Rubicon... It's a real gem on and offroad. Learn about the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Edition with its super-tough trail ready offroading package.
Daisy Dukes Jeep From The Dukes of Hazzard -...
Whether you're referring to Catherine Bach or Jessica Simpson, the truth is, Daisy Duke was cooler than her short-shorts... She also drove a Jeep! In the original "Dukes of Hazzard", Daisy Duke drove a white CJ-7 Jeep. In the full-length feature movie, Daisy Duke drives a white Jeep Wrangler Rubicon. Here are details about both Jeeps used in the Dukes of Hazzard movie.
4-Wheeling Resources By State
A listing of 4-wheeling resources by state. You'll find offroad clubs, trails & maps, 4x4 rentals, guided offroad trips & tours, places to go camping & trail riding, and more.
Chevy S-10 Xtreme Rides -
Chevy's special edition Xtreme will catch your attention in a hurry. Readers show theirs off in this photo gallery.
Safety Precautions Before Going Offroad
Before you take your vehicle off road, here are some important ways to prepare yourself (and your vehicle!) for a fun, safe experience that you'll look forward to repeating. Here are tips for preparing yourself and your vehicle for your first 4 wheeling trip off road.
ATV Helmets - How To Find The Right Fit - What...
Tips for making sure your helmet fits you right. How to make sure it's not too loose and it's not too tight. You want your ATV helmet to fit just right!
Jared's 1987 Suzuki Samurai
Suzuki Samurai Offroad Photo Gallery
Engine Break-In Secrets for Your ATV
New engine break-in procedure for ATVs. How to run a new ATV engine for best over-all performance and reliability.
Pros & Cons Of Different Size Lifts
Some tips to help you decide which size lift you need for your four-wheel drive / off-road vehicle. An examination of the differences between small lift kits, medium lifts, and larger lift kits, plus the pros and cons of each.
Volkswagen Touareg Cons - Downsides Of Owning A...
Here are the Cons, or negative things, about owning a Volkswagen Touareg SUV. Covering everything from design, look and styling to repairs, durability and reliability, all of the worst things about Touaregs are highlighted. If you're considering buying new or used a VW Touareg, here are some of the downsides or reasons you might want to reconsider owning one.
Top Volkswagen Touareg Facts - History and Most...
Everything you want to know about the Volkswagen Touareg, including little-known facts, background history, most unique features, and top pros & cons of owning a VW Touareg - whether you choose to take it off road or not.
Ron Pont's 1967 Chevy K 10
Chevy truck photo gallery where owners have submitted pictures and details of Chevrolet 4x4 trucks and SUVs, including the K-5 Blazer, Cheyenne, Tahoe, Suburban, and Chevy Pickups: S-10, Z71, 1500. If your Chevy truck or 4WD sport-utility vehicle is your pride and joy, you can submit your off road ride for this Chevy truck photo gallery too!
Which Spare Parts To Take Along When You Go Off...
Having the right parts on-board could make the difference between walking out and driving out. Make sure that you have extras on hand for each of the following parts to fit your vehicle. (Keep in mind that many of your old parts can be used as spares in an emergency, so start saving them now.) Remember, you don’t need to bring every spare part you own on the trail - just bring the parts that are most likely to break.
Difficult Driving Off Road - Tips For Driving...
When riding off road, you need to be familiar with how to maneuver your vehicle on all types of terrain, and under a variety of conditions. Here are a some great tips to get you out of some tough predicaments when 4 wheeling on the trails.
History Of Hybrid Vehicles - The First Hybrid...
The history of Hybrid vehicles - from the first Hybrid electric cars to the first full-size Hybrid pickup and SUV Hybrid.
Trail Etiquette For 4-Wheelers - Tips For...
Whether you're a new four-wheeler or an experienced off road driver, remember to follow these "rules of the off-road" when you're out there 4-wheeling on the trails. Here's how to be a responsible driver while enjoying the sport of offroading to the fullest. Tips for beginners about trail riding.
Tips For Installing a Herculiner Bed Liner...
Everything you need to know about installing a Herculiner brush-on bedliner yourself -- whether you choose to install it to the bed of your pickup truck, the tub of your Jeep or Bronco, or in some other location.
Utility ATVs
The most popular type of All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) in the United States (and quite possibly the world) is the utility ATV. It is the work-horse of the All Terrain world.
Barefoot Motors Model One Electric ATV Review
Review of the Model One Electric ATV by Barefoot Motors.
Forging Deep Water in a 4WD Offroad Vehicle
Crossing in deep water in a Jeep Wrangler or other 4WD offroad vehicle is very possible when done correctly.
International Introduces Limited-Edition...
International introduces the limited-edition CXT pickup truck... the world's biggest production pick-up truck. Here's everything you want to know about the International CXT truck.
Side by Side ATVs
Side by Side ATVs, aka Sxs, Rhino, UTV, are more like golf carts than a quad, only with stronger motors, better suspension and tires, and a host of other options.
ATV Tire Tips for Sand
ATV tire tips when you're riding in sand
Best Jeep Soft Tops
Like the feeling of the wind blowing in your hair? Do you also feel the need for additional protection and coverage while driving in your Jeep? Consider adding a Soft Top to your Jeep ride!
Steve's 1977 Jeep CJ-5
Steve's 1977 Jeep CJ-5
Why ATVs Come in so Many Different Sizes
ATVs come in many different sizes for many different applications. Find out what the different sizes of atvs are for.
Spark Plug Maintenance Tips for Your ATV
Spark Plug maintenance tips for your ATV
Air Filter Maintenance Tips for Your ATV
Air filter tips for your ATV in sand
Snell and DOT Certification Ratings -...
Whether you decide to buy an ATV helmet which has been Snell certified or DOT certified, you're doing the right thing, since both companies stand behind their ratings. In terms of which is "better"... You might might be wise to opt for Snell over DOT, here's why.
How to Find Places to Go Offroading
This ever-growing list of backroad trails includes maps, detailed directions to the trailheads, current weather reports, color pictures from the trails, and even some trip reports from fellow four-wheelers.
Truck Tops Covers and Shells to Cover Up Your...
You can improve the fuel efficiency of your truck and enhance its appearance as well by adding on a truck top or camper shell. It's a convenient way to add space to your truck and protect cargo from the weather.
Best Jeep Hard Tops
Adding a hard top to your Jeep will give you better protection from the elements, less road noise and increased insulation resulting in a quieter ride, tinted glass to prevent glare and interior fading from the sun, and improved security for all the items stored inside your Jeep.
Hybrid Cars - The Future of 4x4 Pickup Trucks...
Can you drive an SUV or pickup truck in good conscience these days? If it's a Hybrid pickup truck or SUV you can. Before you buy one, here's everything you need to know about Hybrid cars and the future of Hybrid pickup trucks and SUVs, including the history of Hybrid vehicles, pros and cons of owning Hybrids, a little about how Hybrid cars work, and their 4x4 off road and towing capabilities.
ATV Resources for California
ATV and Offroading Resources in California . ATV Laws and Regulations, places to ride, where to get ATV Safety training.
ATV Safety Equipment
Safety equipment for ATVs is important. Helmet, goggles, gloves and boots can help reduce injuries in a crash. Following manufacturer's recommendations on age/size limits, not riding with passengers and not riding on pavement can greatly reduce your risk of an accident, but it's not foolproof. Wear proper ATV safety equipment.
How To Prepare Your ATV for Storage
How to prepare your ATV for long term storage. Learn how to prepare the engine, the plastic and more.
Tips for Trouble Free Towing
Everything you need to know about the basics of towing! From finding the right vehicle to tow your load; to understanding the towing terminology, including classes, weights, ratings and load capacities; how to choose the right hitch based on your load and your vehicle; and a last-minute checklist for things you need to do before you start your trip.
1984 Jeep CJ7 Photo Gallery
1984 Jeep CJ7 Photo Gallery.
How Hybrid Vehicles Work - Gasoline or Diesel...
A little about the inner workings of Hybrid vehicles. A brief description about the Hybrid's gasoline or diesel engine, electric motor, and battery, and how they all work together together to generate power.
What to Pack in an ATV Repair Kit
What tools to put in an emergency ATV repair kit to help you get back on the trail if you break down while offroading
Locked Differentials
Here's what happens if you're riding off-road and irregular terrain leaves one of your tires in the air or on a poor traction surface and you have locked differentials.
Tony's 1993 Toyota Pick-up 4x4
Toyota trucks photo gallery of 4x4 pickup trucks where Toyota owners have submitted photographs and details of their off road rides. If your Toyota is your pride and joy, you can submit your ride for this Toyota Trucks Photo Gallery too!
History of the Sport Utility Vehicle
To find out where we are going, it sometimes helps to look where we have been. Check out the storied past of the SUV.
Get Started Riding ATVs
It's easy to learn to ride ATVs. Here are some tips to help you start riding quads safely and confidently.
Gary's 1990 Jeep XJ
Jeep Cherokee Rides - Photo Gallery of Gary's 1990 Jeep XJ
General Tires FAQ
Some little-known facts about tires, specifically pertaining to general highway tires for your daily driver. Great tips regarding air pressure, gas mileage, and reading a tire's sidewall.
9 Simple Ways to Increase Public Awareness of...
Here are 9 simple ways that one person can help to increase public awareness of the issue of off-roaders' rights to use the land too.
How to Choose Jeep Wrangler and CJ Aftermarket...
Customize your Jeep! Use this interactive online tool from Bestop to see what your Jeep Wrangler or CJ would look like with a variety of aftermarket accessories, and in a wide range of colors. See which soft top would look better (Replace-a-Top, SuperTop, or Sunrider), or whether you should choose the bikini, windjammer and duster options instead. Plus, lots more Jeep accessory add-ons including: fender flares, sound bars, sport bar covers, saddle bags, seat covers, half doors, storage and more.
Bubba's Bitchen Ride 1987 Suzuki Samurai
Suzuki Samurai Offroad Photo Gallery
Off-road Tires FAQ
Some little-known facts about tires, specifically pertaining to off-road tires. Great tips regarding size, ground clearance, traction, and more offroad.
Sport ATVs
One of the fastest growing recreational activities in the US right now is the use of four wheeled All Terrain Vehicles(ATVs), also know as quads or 4-wheelers.
Limited Slip Differentials
Here's what happens if you're riding off-road and irregular terrain leaves one of your tires in the air or on a poor traction surface and you have limited slip differentials.
Fuel Maintenance Tips for Your ATV
Fuel tips to get your ATV ready for desert riding season
Little-Known Facts About Sirius and XM...
Whether you already own Sirius or XM satellite radio or not, here are some little-known facts that you might find interesting regarding the history of satellite radio, as well as what to expect in the future.
Cool and Unique Features of Off Road Helmets -...
Here are some of the coolest features you might want to look for in your next ATV helmet for riding quads off road.
Best Tailgating Vehicles - 4x4 Pick Up Trucks...
These 4x4 pick up trucks and SUVs are the best tailgaing vehicles you can buy. They are superior tailgate party vehicles, due to the large number of unique, tailgate-friendly features that each of the following trucks and sport-utility vehicles possess.
Open Differentials
Here's what happens if you're riding off-road and irregular terrain leaves one of your tires in the air or on a poor traction surface and you have open differentials.
Suzuki XL7 Automotive Review - This Full Size...
Whether you're hauling six or seven passengers around town or headed for an offroad weekend romp, the 2003 Suzuki XL7 may surprise you. It's more than capable of both. Ride along with Colin Hefferon as he test drives the Suzuki XL-7 SUV.
When To Lock The Diffs
Here's a brief synopsis of when to lock the diffs and when not to.
Jack's 1976 Chevy 1500 Stepside
Chevy truck photo gallery where owners have submitted pictures and details of Chevrolet 4x4 trucks and SUVs, including the K-5 Blazer, Cheyenne, Tahoe, Suburban, and Chevy Pickups: S-10, Z71, 1500. If your Chevy truck or 4WD sport-utility vehicle is your pride and joy, you can submit your off road ride for this Chevy truck photo gallery too!
How to Plan a Fun, Safe ATV Ride
How to plan a day long ATV trip: what to pack, important things to remember, and how to expect the unexpected.
How To Change a Spark Plug
A simple how-to guide for changing spark plugs.
Jeep 101 - Test Drives and Jeep Courses Across...
Jeep 101 is a grueling, one-of-a-kind test-drive event, hosted by DaimlerChrysler. It's the most challenging off-road course they've ever built - and it's coming to a town near you: NJ, NY, NC, VA, TN, MI, CA, WA, CO, IL, TX, and FL. At Jeep 101, you get to experience the highest levels of 4x4 testing, drive the all-new Wrangler Unlimited, and enjoy activities for the entire family.
CONs of New SUV Tax Break - Reasons SUV...
A brief summary of the con's or the bad things to come out of President Bush's proposed SUV tax break.
Drive Chain Maintenance Tips for Your ATV
Drive Chain maintenance tips for your ATV
Khoa Le, San Diego, CA 1984 Jeep CJ7
Khoa Le, San Diego, CA 1984 Jeep CJ7.
Do You Really Need an SUV?
Are you considering buying a vehicle? If you're thinking about an SUV, check here first to see whether or not you really need a sport-utility vehicle. Here are the pros and cons of owning an SUV to help you determine whether the next vehicle you purchase should be an SUV or not.
Handy Throttle ATV Thumb Throttle Conversion Kit
Handy Throttle Review. The thumb throttle on an ATV can cause fatigue and pain while riding ATVs. Handy Throttle can convert an ATV thumb throttle to a twist throttle
First Aid Kit For 4x4 Off Road Driving and...
Your 4x4 first aid kit should be compact, lightweight, dependable and easily accessible inside your 4WD vehicle. Here are tips for building your first aid survival kit, including all of the medical and emergency items you should have when you go offroad – they could help save your life.
Georgia Red's 1972 Chevrolet K5 Blazer
The '72 K5 Blazer is as wide as the '72 Chevy pickup truck and came standard with the 250 V6. The 307 and 350 V8s were optional. The hard top was also optional, but the Blazer came with the Soft Top in choice of Black or White.
Joseph "Bulldawg" Medley's 1988 Samurai
Suzuki Samurai Offroad Photo Gallery
Ron's 1989 Ford Bronco
The full sized Ford Bronco was one of the original SUVs. While the Bronco name originated in 1966, the full sized Bronco reigned from 1978-1996.
PROs of New SUV Tax Break - Reasons New...
A brief summary of the pro's or the good things to come out of President Bush's proposed SUV tax break.
2014 Yamaha Viking FI 4x4 Review
2014 Yamaha Viking FI 4x4 UTV Review and Specs
Jeep Rides
Jeep Photo Galleries for all makes and models including; Wrangler, CJ5, CJ6, CJ7, CJ8, TJ, XJ and cocept vehicles.
Tash350's 1990 Jeep Cherokee
Jeep Cherokee photo gallery of 4x4s where Cherokee owners have submitted photographs and details of their off road rides. If your Cherokee is your pride and joy, you can submit your ride for this Jeep Cherokee photo gallery too!
Arturo Duran's 1964 Land Rover Series IIA
Several views, inside and out, of Arturo Duran's restored 1964 Land Rover Series IIA
Helmet Basics For ATV Riders - Important...
Before you place your helmet near a paint can, next to your quad's exhaust, or over your handlebars, check out these little-known facts regarding ATV riding helmets and safety.
Off Road Tips For Driving Through Water - 4...
Quick tips for driving into high water when you're off road 4 wheeling, plus what to do if you encounter deep water crossings or shallow water on and off-road. If you've always wondered the best way for driving a truck in water of all depths, check here first.
Offroad with the VW Touareg
Come along on a test drive of the 2004 Volkswagon Touareg SUV. On the highway, it's a comfortable ride at 130 MPH, and on the Moab, you will feel safe and secure in the off-road capable VW Touareg SUV.
Ford F-250
Ford F-250 photo gallery of 4x4 trucks where F250 owners have submitted photographs and details of their off road rides. If your Ford F-250 truck is your pride and joy, you can submit your ride for this Ford F250 Trucks photo gallery too!
Yuasa Smartshot 900 Battery Charger /...
Battery Charger/Maintainer for Your ATV - Yuasa Smartshot 900 Battery Charger Maintainer
HID High-Intensity Driving Lights -- Bright...
Looking for aftermarket HID lighting kits? They're here! First, a little about the differences between Halogen lights and Xenon lights.

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