Two people drive an ATV through a muddy creek.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

5 Fun Used ATVs for Under $3,500

If you’ve ever ridden an ATV through the forest or on a sandy trail, you get it. If you haven’t, there’s a good chance you’d like to give it a go. Some of them are crazy expensive. But you don’t actually have to spend ridiculous cash to have a little 4×4 fun in the dirt. …

A Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV 2020 Jeep Gladiator pickup truck logo
Trucks & SUVs

The ‘Wicked Wrangler’ Pickup Truck

For 2021, the Gladiator pickup truck gets a cool new edition. The Willys Edition Jeep Gladiator is a formidable off-roading companion with specialized tuning to make this truck an even better 4×4 adventurer. In fact, Andrew Nabors with the DuPont Registry Daily News calls this thing a ‘Wicked Wrangler.’ “In 1949, the Jeep Willys-Overland CJ-3A started …

AMC Eagle with AMC President Bill Pickett ,1979
Crossover & Midsize

The AMC Eagle Is the Original Crossover Hipster-Mobile

The crossovers have taken over the auto industry. Every marque not only has multiple examples of this style car but sells them by the bucket-full. Larger carrying capacity, better fuel economy than a full-blown SUV, often AWD, and a smaller footprint, allow crossovers to drive more car-like than truck-like. Few people will argue the position …

Chevrolet Suburban from 2002
Marine & RVs

This Chevy Suburban Z71 4×4 Adventure Camper Is Truly Unique

We’ve seen plenty of camper conversions. There are camper vans, trailers, truck campers, RVs, and everything in between. This Chevy Suburban Z71 4×4 camper is so unique. Everything you need is thoughtfully built in to make this small but mighty camper a home on wheels that’s ready for action. It looks like a Chevy Suburban …

A red 2021 Jeep Gladiator sits atop of rocks.
Trucks & SUVs

Nissan Frontier vs. Jeep Gladiator: Fair to Compare?

The Nissan Frontier is a global benchmark in the compact pickup truck segment. Jeep’s release of the Jeep Gladiator has definitely added something new to our choices when it comes to buying a compact pickup truck. The 2020 Jeep Gladiator is more expensive than the 2020 Nissan Frontier, but how else do these two pickup …

Mercedes G550 4x4 Squared in action off-road
Tips, Tricks & Trends

If You Haven’t Watched 4WD 24/7 You’re Missing the Action

Perhaps you’re familiar with this off-road YouTube channel called “four-wheel-drive (4WD) Action.” Well, now it’s called 4WD 24/7 and if you haven’t watched you’re missing out. The channel features some of the most insane off-roading and overland challenges ever, and it’s set in Australia. Admittedly, my sons first showed me the channel. But once I …

The 2021 Ford Bronco two door model, which is set to compete against the Jeep Wrangler

The New 2021 Ford Bronco Versus the Toyota FJ Cruiser

There has been a lot of news lately on the 2021 Ford Bronco and the Jeep Wrangler rivalry. But, it would be remiss to discuss any offroad lineup without also including the Toyota FJ Cruiser. Although the Toyota FJ Cruiser was cancelled in the United States in 2014, it has still left a loyal fan …

Mercedes Benz spy shot of the 4x4 squared
Trucks & SUVs

Whoa! 2022 G-Wagen Spied on German Roads

The G-Wagen, or G-Wagon as we know it here in the US, is easily one of the coolest and most capable SUVs. It is a pop culture icon seen in music videos and song lyrics by artists such as American rapper Post Malone. The 400 plus horsepower twin-turbo V8 doesn’t hurt its reputation, either. Now, …

a white ProMaster driving in the city
Tips, Tricks & Trends

The Ram ProMaster Only Has 1 Thing Going for It

It’s a pretty general consensus: the ProMaster cargo van doesn’t have much going for it. If you want something cheap and mildly competitive in its class, the Ram ProMaster cargo van is your dream come true. But if you want a van that handles well enough to actually enjoy driving, you’ll want something else–– like …