Stow, Ohio – Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels has added a new tire to the popular Deegan 38 product line. The highly anticipated Deegan 38 All-Terrain (A/T) tire is available in 33 sizes within the 15- to 22-inch range for light truck, SUV and 4×4 applications, as well as light truck Metric sizes with increased towing capacity.
What is it about a foolish quest that inspires us? The number one pick in the all-time list of novels (going chronologically) is Don Quixote, whose name literally came to mean exceedingly idealistic and unrealistic. Anyway, I’m not totally sure why I’ve got Don Quixote on my mind as I line up behind a Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk at the mouth of a snowy trail.
Suwanee, GA – Omix-ADA, the world’s largest independent manufacturer and wholesaler of Jeep, truck and off-road parts and accessories, today announced that its 2016 Jeep Wrangler JK, which was presented at the 2016 SEMA Show and built in conjunction with famed racer Richard Petty’s custom shop, is slated to be auctioned for charity without reserve at Mecum Auctions on April 8, 2017 in Houston, Texas. All proceeds will be donated to Victory Junction Camp, a charity organization founded by the Petty family to help care for children with special needs.
BRC believes one of the most critical access issues in 2017 is for CA OHV recreationists to engage in the battle to reauthorize the current OHV program (SB742). This is a very complex legislative process. The fight will occur in stages over the next few months. Anti-access groups are hard at work to gut the current program via introduction of SB 249. (Thanks for sending in your “oppose” SB 249 letters in Phase One!!!)
Suwanee, GA – Rugged Ridge today announced the expansion of its line of off-road recovery gear with the addition of new Soft Rope Shackles for various on- and off-road applications.
Rugged Ridge has taken the same developments in synthetic rope technology over the past decade and applied them to a simple, easy-to –use recovery shackle. The new Soft Rope Recovery Shackles are 7/16-inch diameter section of high-quality High Modulus Polyethylene Fiber (HMPE) rope, which is woven into a “noose” that is stronger than a comparable steel D-ring shackle while gaining infinite flexibility over its rigid steel counterparts. With a 7,500 pound working load limit, they are significantly stronger than a in comparison to a steel shackle of the same diameter.
Bushwacker, a brand of LUND International, has Jeep owners replacing factory fender flares and upgrading their Jeep JK with the unique reinforced style and durable protection of premium aluminum fender flares. Aluminum flares are as durable as steel, yet lightweight and will stand up to off-roading and trail-crawling abuse. The flares are built with a rugged 1-1/2” diameter tubing frame to add extra protection.
The Caribou-Targhee National Forest (Forest) is inviting comments on the Winschell Dugway Motorized Trail Project Draft Environmental Impact Statement. The Forest is proposing to construct a motorized trail from Morgan Meadows to Caribou City.
Buford, GA – AMP Research, a brand of LUND International, engineered an over-ride switch that now allows you to manually take control of your PowerStep. Whether deploying them to wash, or retracting them for off-roading, the switch gives you the flexibility you want in a PowerStep.
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.