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Leaky Jeep Radiator, Ford 460 Swap - Nuts & Bolts

Off-Road Recovery Tools You Need To Get Out

Off-Road Recovery Tools You Need To Get Out

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Moab Trail Guide

Moab Trail Guide

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Our Annual Beat-Down Roundup - Mega Whoops!

Our Annual Beat-Down Roundup - Mega Whoops!

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Moab Experience Directory

Moab Experience Directory

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Ballistic 1979 Ford Bronco - Part 1

Ballistic 1979 Ford Bronco - Part 1

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2013 Green Rock Dawg Sidewinder V

2013 Green Rock Dawg Sidewinder V

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Ultimate Adventure 2015 Application

Ultimate Adventure 2015 Application

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1977 Ford F-150 Rollcage Install & Interior Upgrade - Caged Animal

1977 Ford F-150 Rollcage Install & Interior Upgrade - Caged Animal

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2012 Ram 2500 ATS Transmission Rebuild

2012 Ram 2500 ATS Transmission Rebuild

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Fredslist: A Craigslist Guide For The Low Buck Wheeler

Fredslist: A Craigslist Guide For The Low Buck Wheeler

A One-of-a-Kind 1958 Jeep Forward Control 150

A One-of-a-Kind 1958 Jeep Forward Control 150

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Using Common Hardware Store Parts To Make Your 4x4 Better

Using Common Hardware Store Parts To Make Your 4x4 Better

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1990 Ford Crown Victoria - Trophy LTD

1990 Ford Crown Victoria - Trophy LTD

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Bizarre Cars, Trar's & 4x4s - Unique Wheeling Rigs

Bizarre Cars, Trar's & 4x4s - Unique Wheeling Rigs

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Parts For Your Unique 4x4

Parts For Your Unique 4x4

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2005 2WD Chevy Tahoe Solid Axle Swap - Rosco P. Drivetrain: Part 1

2005 2WD Chevy Tahoe Solid Axle Swap - Rosco P. Drivetrain: Part 1

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Tread Lightly Celebrates 25 Year Anniversary

Tread Lightly Celebrates 25 Year Anniversary

On-Board Air Supply & Dodge Ram Death Wobble - Nuts & Bolts

On-Board Air Supply & Dodge Ram Death Wobble - Nuts & Bolts

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4-Wheel & Off-Road Staff Whoops! - Moab Memories

4-Wheel & Off-Road Staff Whoops! - Moab Memories

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About 4 Wheel & Off-Road

Originally created as a special interest publication by the editors of Hot Rod, Petersen's 4-Wheel & Off-Road has grown into the largest 4x4 enthusiast brand in the world. Celebrating its 35th anniversary in 2013, Petersen's 4-Wheel & Off-Road has become the biggest title in the 4x4 world by leaving the chrome behind and focusing on hardcore 4-wheeling. From informative and comprehensive technical stories, to coverage of trails and events around the globe, to sharing the latest creations from our readers, 4-Wheel & Off-Road is a wealth of knowledge each and every month.

In addition to 4x4 of the Year and Ultimate Adventure -- the brand's signature annual events–the eminently knowledgeable and passionate editors of 4-Wheel & Off-Road also extensively cover other major gatherings of the 4x4 faithful, feature amazing vehicle builds, serve up technical how-to advice, and wrench on project vehicles. Technical editor Fred Williams is also the star of Dirt Every Day, a fun and informative 4x4-themed series featured on the Motor Trend YouTube channel.

Ultimate Adventure dates back to 2000 and is one of the most aptly named events around, and is at the top of every self-respecting wheelers bucket list. Each year Editor-in-Chief Rick Péwé hand picks a small group of lucky readers and takes them on the trip of a lifetime along with the staff and a group of sponsors. A new destination is chosen each year and kept as a closely guarded secret, but regardless of where they are on the map the week-long off-road journey covers over 1,000 miles of mud, rock, sand, trees, and asphalt while camping through several states. The motto for UA is “No Whining”, and everyone has to be entirely self-sufficient and no trailers are allowed.

First awarded in 1983, the 4x4 of the Year trophy goes to the best new 4x4-capable truck or SUV, with requirements including a two-speed, low-range-equipped transfer case, and with more than 2,500 vehicles produced each year and that we can crawl under the vehicle while the tires are still on the ground to weed out the cute UTEs. Qualifying vehicles are then judged against six criteria – ride & drive impressions, empirical data, mechanical figures, 4-wheeling attributes, interior quality, and exterior quality, with a heavy emphasis on the 4-wheeling attributes.

In short, 4-Wheel & Off-Road offers up a wealth of knowledge, experience and entertainment designed to engage the most passionate 4x4 enthusiasts, those new to the trails, and everyone in-between.

Meet Our Team

Fred Williams Fred Williams Brand Manager, Petersen’s 4Wheel & Off Road
Alan Huber Alan Huber Art Director
Rick Péwé Rick Péwé Four Wheeler Network Content Director

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