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Kia’s latest SUV concept sports a grille worthy of Hannibal Lecter

Kia’s latest SUV concept sports a grille worthy of Hannibal Lecter

The Kia Mohave Masterpiece concept is a large SUV that, according to Kia, was designed with off-roading in mind. Will it enter production alongside Kia's other big SUV, the eight-seat Telluride? The
2020 Jeep Gladiator first drive review

2020 Jeep Gladiator first drive review

The 2020 Jeep Gladiator has generated lots of hype, but is a pickup truck based on the Wrangler really a good idea? Find out how the Gladiator stacks up against other midsize trucks. The post 2020

Ace of Base: 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2

Yes, the ZR2 is far from a base truck. But based on a suggestion from the peanut gallery (*waves at PrincipalDan*) we thought it would be a good idea to see if a “base” off-roader is a healthier bet
2019 Ford F-150 RTR gets a light dose of off-road, style upgrades

2019 Ford F-150 RTR gets a light dose of off-road, style upgrades

Vaughn Gittin Jr.'s RTR Vehicles is turning its attention to the 2019 Ford F-150 pickup truck. RTR gave Ford's bestseller new suspension components and tires, as well as more extroverted exterior
Six advanced tech features that make off-road driving easy

Six advanced tech features that make off-road driving easy

It wasn’t too long ago that driving off-road required serious skills and a lot of equipment. Thanks to technology, any family crossover SUV can hit the trail today and have a good chance of coming

Has General Motors Changed Its Mind About Tackling Jeep?

In the middle part of this decade, as sales of the Jeep Wrangler (and the Jeep brand itself) rose into the stratosphere, speculation cropped up that General Motors would not let its rival dominate the
The Crosstrek Desert Racer off-road buggy is like no Subaru you’ve ever seen

The Crosstrek Desert Racer off-road buggy is like no Subaru you’ve ever seen

The Subaru Crosstrek Desert Racer is a Class 5 Unlimited buggy built for off-road racing. It's an attempt by Subaru to expand beyond its traditional focus on rallying and rallycross. The post The
New Land Rover Defender off-roader goes on safari to prove its toughness

New Land Rover Defender off-roader goes on safari to prove its toughness

The next-generation Land Rover Defender underwent an unorthodox testing program. Land Rover gave a prototype Defender to wildlife conservators working to help African lions. The SUV was used to track

Off-Roading Brings A Different Kind of Automotive Joy

When the invite from Fiat Chrysler came in, I hemmed and hawed. The event in question was an off-road drive of the 2020 Jeep Gladiator, along with other off-road-oriented Jeep and Dodge rigs, taking

Lexus Adds More Off-Road Capability and More Ugly to 2020 GX 460

Just because the Lexus GX 460 rarely goes off-road, doesn’t mean it can’t. Despite the fact that most GXs prowl suburban malls, Lexus is still working to bolster its boulder-bashing bonafides. The

I Like Long Walks In The Wilderness, Rocks In My Shoes & Dirt On Everything

As I’ve touched on in my previous coverage from the Oregon Trail Rally, I’ve long wanted to shoot an event like this. But at the same time, I knew it would be an incredible amount of work to pull it

2020 Ford F-Series Super Duty Tremor Brings 7.3 Liters of V8 Power

The new Tremor off-road package will bring a new 7.3-liter V8 and 10-speed automatic transmission to the heavy-duty F-250 and F-350 lineups. The 6.7-liter Power Stroke turbo diesel V8 will also be
2020 Ford F-Series Super Duty Tremor is as unstoppable as an earthquake

2020 Ford F-Series Super Duty Tremor is as unstoppable as an earthquake

Among many updates for the new model year, the 2020 Ford F-Series Duty gets a new Tremor off-road package. Additions like 35-inch tires, new dampers, and a locking rear differential add more
Extreme E’s electric SUV will race in some of the toughest environments

Extreme E’s electric SUV will race in some of the toughest environments

Extreme E is a new race series for electric SUVs spun out of Formula E. Teams will race the Odyssey 21 off-roader in extreme environments (hence the name) around the world to highlight the effects of

The RV of my dreams is only $500,000 away

We've been living, full-time in a 40-foot motorhome for a few years now! It's been great! But we're thinking seriously about downsizing. While we've got all of the room that we could want, our 2004
Ford Ranger gets Raptor-like package from Kansas dealership

Ford Ranger gets Raptor-like package from Kansas dealership

Filed under: Aftermarket,Ford,Car Dealers,Truck Continue reading Ford Ranger gets Raptor-like package from Kansas dealership Ford Ranger gets Raptor-like package
Watch the Red Cross put the new Land Rover Defender to the test in Dubai

Watch the Red Cross put the new Land Rover Defender to the test in Dubai

Ahead of its public unveiling, the new Land Rover Defender spent some time undergoing desert testing in the hands of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in Dubai.

S Is For Spectre: Building A Better Defender

Last winter, this rig rolled into the mock Southwestern town straight out of the celluloid dreams of every James Bond fan. This spring we went out into the hills beyond Los Angeles to find out just

An Outdoorsier GMC Canyon Waits in the Wings

Adventurous types looking for off-road fun from their local GM dealer already have the option of choosing the brawny Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 and its butchier Bison variant, which leaves GM’s truck-only
2020 Toyota 4Runner goes off road with more safety and tech features

2020 Toyota 4Runner goes off road with more safety and tech features

For an old school SUV, the 2020 Toyota 4Runner has a lot of tech features. It already offered a bundle of off-road driving aids, and for 2020 it gets an updated infotainment system and new safety