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Stock to Off-Road Ready: Upgrading Our 2010 Toyota Tundra Rock Warrior with King Shocks, Decked Drawers. Overland Kitted MAXTRAX Bed Rail Mounts, and 35" tires
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Stock to Off-Road Ready: Upgrading Our Toyota Tundra Rock Warrior

With the Tundra looking closer to par, it was time to dive in further on the 2010 Tundra Rock Warrior build. Storage, suspension, and a few cosmetic upgrades were next on the list.
Overland Kitted MAXTRAX Bed Rail Mounts: A Closer Look
Gear

Overland Kitted MAXTRAX Bed Rail Mounts: A Closer Look

Recently, I installed the all-new Bed Rail Mount Kit from Overland Kitted, which has allowed me to securely mount my MAXTRAX Recovery Boards to the Tundra's factory bed rail system. This Bed Rail Mount Kit doesn't require any drilling or permanent modification to your vehicle, creating a clean look which I love.
From the OM621 to the OM471: A History of Engine Options in the Unimog
History

From the OM621 to the OM471: A History of Engine Options in the Unimog

The Mercedes-Benz Unimog is a true automotive icon, known for its versatility and ruggedness on even the toughest of terrains. Developed in the aftermath of World War II, the Unimog was designed as a multi-purpose vehicle for use in agriculture and industry, with the intention of being a reliable and hardworking vehicle that could handle any task thrown its way.
From the Mountains to the Bayous: The Most Memorable Off Road Scenes in Bond History
History

From the Mountains to the Bayous: The Most Memorable Off Road Scenes in Bond History

James Bond movies are known for their action-packed plots, thrilling chase scenes, and impressive vehicles. Among the many iconic cars and gadgets that have been featured in the franchise, a selection of rugged and capable off road vehicles stand out for their unique contributions to the Bond mythos.
The LCC-1 Snow Train: A Monument to Human Ingenuity
History

The LCC-1 Snow Train: A Monument to Human Ingenuity

As a child, (and I guess an adult) and one particularly interested in engineering and machines, I've never been able to stop thinking of the Arctic Snow Train and the adventures it must have had braving the harsh and unforgiving climate of the Arctic region. In my imagination, the LCC-1 was a rolling train filled with passenger cars, a mobile fortress that was self sufficient and acted as an Arctic city on wheels.
A Brief History of Every Land Rover Model Ever Made
History

A Brief History of Every Land Rover Model Ever Made

The Land Rover brand has a long and storied history, beginning in 1948 when the Rover Company decided to create a utility vehicle that could handle the rugged terrain of the British countryside.
Roof Top Tents: Soft vs. Hard, Which One Comes Out On Top
Gear

Roof Top Tents: Soft vs. Hard, Which One Comes Out On Top

I've been lucky enough to try out a variety of roof top tents on my travels around the world. In this article, I'll be comparing two major types of roof top tents: the traditional soft shell and the more expensive hard shell.
From Military Prototype to Modern Classic: The Fascinating Story of the Lamborghini LM002
History

From Military Prototype to Modern Classic: The Fascinating Story of the Lamborghini LM002

The Lamborghini LM002 was a vehicle like no other. It was designed by Lamborghini's chief engineer, Paolo Stanzani, and it was a true collaboration between form and function. The vehicle was powered by a V12 engine, the same type used in Lamborghini's sports cars, and it featured a sturdy, rugged frame to handle off-road terrain. The exterior was designed to be bold and aggressive, with a boxy, no-nonsense shape that commanded attention. It had a distinct look that set it apart from other SUVs on the market, and it exuded a sense of power and confidence.
A Background on American Expedition Vehicles—The World's Best 4WD Aftermarket Company
History

A Background on American Expedition Vehicles—The World's Best 4WD Aftermarket Company

American Expedition Vehicles (AEV) is a company based in Missoula, Montana that specialized in creating high-quality, durable vehicles for off-road adventures. Founded by Dave Harriton in 1997, AEV has a long history of producing innovative modifications and conversions for popular off-road vehicles, starting with the Jeep Wrangler TJ.
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