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Off-Road Rides - January 2014

Posted in News on November 22, 2013
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Final Frontier

Vehicle: 2010 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X
Owner: Scott Fisher
Location: Halifax, NS, Canada
Chassis: Stock, fully boxed frame
Engine: 4.0L V-6
Drivetrain: Stock five-speed auto with electronic rear locker
Suspension: Stock Bilstein shocks, 2.5-inch Pro Comp Lift
Steering: Stock
Brakes: Stock
Tires/Wheels: 31-inch BFG AT K/O on stock rims
Interior: Stock, added a CB radio, scanner, UHF radio, USB audio player, various switches for off-road lights and warning lights, GPS, and a 2,000-watt power inverter
Other parts: 36-inch LED off-road light bar (roof) on a Xoskel Lo Pro light bar, 20-inch LED off-road light bar (bumper mouth), custom air intake, custom 2.5-inch Magnaflow Cat Back Exhaust, roof-mounted spare tire, Utilitrack-mounted Hi Lift Jack, various recovery gear, and tools.

Radical Ranger

Vehicle: 1994 Ford Ranger
Owner: Cody and Chelsea Barnes
Location: Menan, Idaho
Chassis: Partially boxed frame, engine, and bed cage built with 1.75-inch tubing
Engine: SOHC 4.0 V-6 with mild mods, intake, chip, throttle body spacer, Spintech exhaust, electric fan
Drivetrain: A4LD with stage 2 shift kit, BW1354 transfer case, F-150 axles: 31-spline 8.8 stiff limited slip rear end full width, Dana 44 TTB 4.88 gears
Suspension: 12-inch King coilovers, 2.5-inch King bump stops up front, 64-inch Deaver leaf pack, 18-inch FOA smooth bodies in the rear
Steering: Extended F-250 steering
Brakes: F-150 brakes
Tires/Wheels: 35x12.5x15 Maxxis Bighorns mounted on Ion Alloy 15x8 wheels
Interior: 3 red Corbeau SS seats, Crow five-point harnesses, Grant GT steering wheel
Other parts: RSK Ranger to Raptor kit front and rear, Raptor headlights
Favorite off-road area: St. Anthony sand dunes, Idaho; any desert stretch

Raging Raptor

Vehicle: 2010 F-150 Raptor
Owner: Jimmy
Location: Kansas City, Kansas
Chassis: Stock with some modifications
Engine: 6.2 V-8, tuned, air intake, off-road exhaust
Drivetrain: Stock
Suspension: Stock Fox shocks with modifications, progressive leaf pack, top perch
Steering: Stock
Brakes: High-performance brake pads
Tires/Wheels: 37x12.5R17 Nitto Trail Grappler M/T on 17-inch Method Standards
Interior: VHF radio, roll cage, quick-release fire extinguisher
Other parts: 60,000 lumens of LED lighting, onboard air, rear-facing ambers, fiberglass front and rear fenders

It's a Jeep Thing

Vehicle: 2010 Jeep Rubicon Unlimited
Owner: Brian Gizenski
Location: Dallas, Pennsylvania
Chassis: Stock
Engine: Stock with Superchip
Drivetrain: Stock
Suspension: 3-inch Skyjacker
Steering: Stock
Brakes: Stock
Tires/Wheels: 35-inch Cooper Discoverer all terrain, 17-inch American Racing wheels
Interior: Stock
Other parts: Tire carrier, front and rear body armor bumpers, rock sliders, winch
Favorite off-road area: Paragon and Rausch Creek, Pennsylvania

Submit Your Ride!

Want to see your off-road ride in OFF-ROAD Rides? Take a snap shot and email it to, or snail mail it to:

1733 Alton Parkway, Ste. 100
Irvine, CA 92606

Please include the following information with your truck submission:
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•Favorite Off-Road Area

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