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Chevy’s New Race Truck Makes Me Think There’s A Silverado ZR2 Coming

Chevrolet announced it’s going to run a Silverado in the Best In The Desert off-road racing series’ 1200 Stock Class, which is neat, but far more interesting is the fact that the truck will run a version of the Multimatic Spool Valve shocks that make the Colorado ZR2 cool and unique. Does this mean a […]

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I’m Taking My Budget Overland SUV On A 1,000-Mile Mexican Road Trip

Long, meandering adventures are the real reason I like cars. Baja Mexico in particular, in all its rugged and remote glory, has been a favorite stomping ground of mine. A year ago, a big crash sidelined me from such things. Now, I’m increasingly back in the saddle, so I want to get off the grid […]

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I’m Taking My Budget Overland SUV On A 1,000-Mile Mexican Road Trip

Long, meandering adventures are the real reason I like cars. Baja Mexico in particular, in all its rugged and remote glory, has been a favorite stomping ground of mine. A year ago, a big crash sidelined me from such things. Now, I’m increasingly back in the saddle, so I want to get off the grid […]

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Ford’s Kind Of Made ‘Raptor Lite’ Versions Of F-150 And Ranger With New Factory Upgrades

Ford is going to sell suspension upgrades for the Ranger and F-150 pickup trucks that are slightly more robust than the existing FX4 off-road trim, but well shy of the extreme Raptor on cost and capability. It’s actually a pretty interesting development for the truck scene.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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‘Army Green’ Is The 2020 Toyota 4Runner’s Best New Feature

The 2020 Toyota 4Runner is getting Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Amazon Alexa compatibility, some driver-assistance alerts as standard equipment, and a revised instrument panel. But the SUV’s best new feature is the Army Green color you can now spec on the TRD Pro.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The Audi AI:TRAIL Quattro Concept Is The Sci-Fi Off-Roader Of Tomorrow

If you had to go off-roading in Blade Runner 2049, you’d want to do it in something like Audi’s new AI:TRAIL Concept And this thing owns so hard that I hope its design cues are implemented in every off-road vehicle for the rest of forever.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The Audi AI:TRAIL Quattro Concept Is The Sci-Fi Off-Roader Of Tomorrow

If you had to go off-roading in Blade Runner 2049, you’d want to do it in something like Audi’s new AI:TRAIL Concept And this thing owns so hard that I hope its design cues are implemented in every off-road vehicle for the rest of forever.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Here’s What A Crossover UTV Is In Case You Were Wondering

The 2020 Polaris General XP 1000 is an off-road buggy designed to have a useful amount of cargo capacity as well as performance capabilities that make it fun to drive. Polaris calls this a crossover, because it’s landing in a space between the two main types of UTVs: sporty and agricultural.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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The 2020 GMC Sierra HD Is A Monstrous High-Tech Workhorse

“This truck is capable of towing 35,500 pounds. That’s about half of what a semi truck can haul,” emphasized GMC Executive Chief Engineer Tim Herrick. He was referring to the top-spec 2020 GMC Sierra HD 3500 dually, with a 6.6-liter Duramax turbodiesel V8 and Allison 10-speed. Even without the headline-grabbing 1,000…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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The 2020 GMC Sierra HD Is A Monstrous High-Tech Workhorse

“This truck is capable of towing 35,500 pounds. That’s about half of what a semi truck can haul,” emphasized GMC Executive Chief Engineer Tim Herrick. He was referring to the top-spec 2020 GMC Sierra HD 3500 dually, with a 6.6-liter Duramax turbodiesel V8 and Allison 10-speed. Even without the headline-grabbing 1,000…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Ford Designed A Deployable Airbag Mechanism For Off-Road Vehicles With Removable Doors

We’ve been hearing for a while that the upcoming Ford Bronco will get removable doors, and now we’re seeing a FoMoCo patent application for airbag-containing devices that would take the place of an off-road vehicle door that has been removed by the user. Here’s a look at that patent.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Ford Designed A Deployable Airbag Mechanism For Off-Road Vehicles With Removable Doors

We’ve been hearing for a while that the upcoming Ford Bronco will get removable doors, and now we’re seeing a FoMoCo patent application for airbag-containing devices that would take the place of an off-road vehicle door that has been removed by the user. Here’s a look at that patent.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The Ripper ATV Is An Off-Road Scooter

The Ripper ATV looks like a cross between agricultural equipment and something you might see toddling around an airport, but it’d be more accurately described as a backcountry Bird scooter. You can’t start it with an app, but it does look like more fun than walking.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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