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March 2010 What's New - New Products

Posted in Product Reviews on March 1, 2010
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A New Kind of Bumpstop for JKs
TeraFlex SpeedBumps are an innovative composite bumpstop system designed for high-speed, high-performance JK Wrangler applications. The maintenance-free, performance-tuned closed cell microcellular polyurethane material provides an effective yet simpler method for absorbing bottoming-out events. Thanks to traditional "can-style" packaging, SpeedBumps are easy to bolt on with no further adjustment or tuning required. The kit is compatible with all suspension systems that retain the factory axle and spring-mounting locations.
Info: TeraFlex, 801/288-2585, www.teraflex.biz

Tundra Suspension Options
If you own a '07-'10 Toyota Tundra and you'd like to fit a 35-inch tire under it, check out this new suspension kit from RCD Suspension. The kit includes Bilstein 5100 Series monotube rear shocks as well as one-piece steel boxed crossmembers that maintain the integrity of the factory frame and the proper control-arm and CV axle angles. Additionally, the kit includes a pair of CNC-machined cast-iron steering knuckles that are said to reduce installation time while improving front end alignment and steering characteristics significantly. All RCD suspension kits feature attractive 304 stainless steel anti-compression struts that tie the front subframe to the center portion of the frame for increased strength.
Info: RCD Suspension, 619/588-4723, www.racecardynamics.com

Epic Motorsports Camera
Get up to speed and enter the world of self-published YouTube videos with this self-contained, ultra-compact, lightweight digital video camera. Ideal for capturing your best trail action, this camera captures your point of view in wide angle at 30 frames per second. A built-in microphone records continuous audio automatically with video, and is saved to a removable 2GB SD card installed by the user. Two AAA Energizer lithium batteries and a waterproof case are included.
Info: Stealth Cam LLC, 877/269-8490, www.epicstealthcam.com

Survival Brake Series
One of the most overlooked road safety issues is the stopping performance of four-wheel drives. Disc Brake Australia (DBA) is out to change all that with a new line of rotors that boast quicker stopping and improved pedal feel, improved pad wear, reduced fade, and cooler running for better durability. DBA calls these new rotors their 4x4 Survival Brake Series. All DBA performance rotors are designed and manufactured in Australia. In every case, they are direct replacement discs, meaning no other modifications to the braking system are required.
Info: Disc Brake Australia, 866/477-7071, www.dbausa.com

Spark it Up
Summit Racing Equipment now offers a way to improve ignition spark on virtually any gas-powered vehicle with a new Street and Strip Multi-Spark Digital Capacitive Discharge Ignition system. Employing cutting-edge microprocessor controls to create hot, consistent sparks for increased performance throughout the powerband, this capacitive discharge system can improve starting ability, idle quality, and throttle response, while preventing plug fouling due to cylinder load-up. It has a 470-volt primary/45,000-volt secondary output, plus a built-in rev limiter with rotary dials for easy adjustment from zero to 9,900 rpm.
Info: Summit Racing, 800/230-3030, www.summitracing.com

Interior Protection that Works
Rugged Ridge is proud to unveil the new All Terrain Floor Liners for popular truck and SUV models. The deeply molded chevron tread pattern traps dirt, mud, sand and snow, and prevents them from reaching the carpet. The contoured-perimeter wall offers maximum interior protection and containment. Constructed of all-weather injection-molded durable OE-quality thermoplastic polymer, these mats are likely to outlast your vehicle.
Info: Rugged Ridge, 770/614-610, www.omix-ada.com

Modular Clamp Rings
Fourtreks has just released a new 2 3/8-inch modular tube clamp for large tubing roll cages. This new option allows you to mount a shovel, axe, Hi-Lift jack, camcorder, grab handle, fire extinguisher, jerrycan, antenna, driving lights, speakers, Pull Pal, CO2 tank, Premier Power Welder-virtually anything, to any vehicle with a cage.
Info: Fourtreks, 818/517-6145, www.fourtreks.com

Mud Flaps that Make a Statement
Daystar's new universal mud flaps keep your vehicle legal while expressing your opinion in bold letters. Daystar's "Four Wheeling is Not a Crime" mud flaps provide adequate tire coverage and are constructed of high-strength polyurethane material that is resistant to vehicle fluids, road grime, and magnesium chloride (used for de-icing). At 5/16-inch thick, Daystar's mud flaps are tough and designed to last for years in punishing environments. They are a universal fit designed to work with commonly available bracket systems. We like the fact that a portion of the proceeds for all mud flaps will be donated to the BlueRibbon Coalition in order to assist with the fight to keep trails open.
Info: 800/595-7659, www.daystarweb.com

Lift Your Late-Model F-150
Skyjacker's new lift for the '09-'10 Ford F-150 gives consumers value-adding options such as CNC-machined steering knuckles to maintain the correct steering geometry, front and rear crossmembers, as well as adjustable front struts to provide the best ride possible while elevating the vehicle 4 to 6 inches over stock. All the necessary Grade 8 hardware is supplied in this easy-to-install kit.
Info: Skyjacker, 866/423-3253, www.skyjacker.com

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