A gray Jeep Gladiator pickup is going down a trail road.
Trucks & SUVs

Jeep Debuts Gladiator Farout Concept

In a press release this morning, Jeep announced that they have a new concept vehicle. It is a version of the Jeep Gladiator that has been made into an overlanding rig. It has been outfitted pretty well to that end and still achieves strong mileage figures, which is important when overlanding far away from civilization. …

two land rover defenders in a remote desert scene with the sun giving backlighting
Trucks & SUVs

Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro VS Land Rover Defender

When it comes to the off-roading SUV, there are some pretty exciting options on today’s market. There’s the famed Jeep Wrangler and now the all-new Ford Bronco. There are Toyota SUVs equipped with TRD Pro packages. Additionally, there is an entire lineup of Land Rover SUVs that are great off-roaders. The 2020 Land Rover Defender …

Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman standing in front of their blue and orange Harley-Davidson LiveWires in the middle of the desert
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Ewan McGregor Goes a Long Way Thanks to Rivian and the Harley-Davidson Livewire

Electric vehicles, whether trucks or motorcycles aren’t typically the steeds of choice for off-road adventures. Especially not ones like the Harley-Davidson LiveWire which, despite offering genuinely impressive performance, isn’t exactly an ADV bike. But if an Indian Scout Sixty can tackle Amazonian jungles, then an electric Harley should be able to as well. And movie …

Honda Unlimited Ridgeline at 2018 Baja 500
Tips, Tricks & Trends

A Brief History of the Baja 1000

The Baja 1000 off-road desert race is one of the most dangerous off-road races. Ever. It’s claimed lives and countless vehicles. It’s a rite of passage for many drivers, racers, and adventures. There are several classes from motorcycles to pickup trucks. And it’s raced over about 1,200 miles of desert trails on the Baja Peninsula. …

A white modified 2005 Lexus LX470 in a country field
Trucks & SUVs

This Lexus LX470 Can Overland in Luxury

No one ever said overlanding or off-roading couldn’t be done in luxury. For one, quite a few owners have taken vehicles like the Audi Allroad and Porsche 924 rather far from paved roads. Not to mention, that’s the whole point behind luxury SUVs like the Range Rover. But for an overland-ready luxury SUV that won’t …

The front of a lifted Telluride with skid plates.
Trucks & SUVs

What Happened to the Telluride Off-Road Edition?

The Kia Telluride was previewed at the 2018 Specialty Equipment Manufacturer Association, or SEMA, show alongside several tough-looking, off-road-ready examples. Since then, the Telluride has been a big hit. In some cases, dealerships have been unable to keep them in stock. So, Kia has dabbled a lit bit with the Telluride’s original formula and introduced …

Two Segway electric Dirt eBikes are side by side with a mountain backdrop.
Hybrids & Electrics

You’ll Never Guess What Segway Is Making Now

Mention the name Segway, and many people will have the image of the electric, standup personal transportation device on two wheels, a scooter of sorts. Many law enforcement agencies around the world have used the electric transporters, and they were also popularized in the Paul Blart Mall Cop movie series. But, last month, we covered how that electric …

A honda and Yamaha utv poised head to head against a white backdrop
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Honda Pioneer vs. Yamaha Wolverine

A UTV, or Utility Task Vehicle, is one of the most desired outdoor recreation vehicles around. Not only can they go virtually anywhere, but they can fit two people side by side––hence the name side-by-side. Additionally, a UTV has a little cargo space and some towing capacity. Two popular UTVs are the Honda Pioneer and …

2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited driving on road
Trucks & SUVs

2021 Jeep Wrangler Hemi V8 is Coming

There has been an immense amount of media buzz centered around the launch of Ford’s Bronco. That is supposed to happen Monday. But, Jeep decided it was a good time to remind people that the Wrangler is still around. Furthermore, the legendary Jeep Wrangler is not going to lay down the crown of mid-size off-road …

Jeep Gladiator Off Roading
Tips, Tricks & Trends

What Is a Locking Differential?

We see it a lot. A locking differential is a desired option for off-roaders like the Toyota Tacoma and the Jeep Wrangler. But what exactly does it mean? Why does it help when you’re out driving on the trails? It’s one of those mechanical concepts that might seem complicated at first but once you realize …

Black-and-orange 2020 KTM 790 Adventure R power-sliding through the desert
2 Wheels

The Best New ADV Bikes Under $15,000

It’s definitely possible to have a great off-road bike adventure without going broke. But, as with cars, paying a bit more for a motorcycle, especially an ADV, sometimes does mean getting a few extra appreciable features. That doesn’t mean that you have to go for a company’s range-topping flagship motorcycle, though. In fact, $15,000 can …

a Subaru Baja utility truck driving along the coast
Trucks & SUVs

Why Was the Subaru Baja Laid to Rest?

The Subaru Baja pickup truck. A historic desert running, mountain climbing flash of genius brought to us by Subaru. Fans weren’t abundant, though, and it didn’t last long. In fact, there were many who thought it was downright ugly. Unfortunately, there wasn’t enough interest in this embodiment of automotive adventure. The Subaru produced the Baja …