Why The Pan-American Highway Is Not The Adventure You Think It Is

You can have a great adventure on any road. But if you're planning an epic trip specifically to challenge man and machine, the Pan-American Highway — 30,000 miles of road from Alaska to Argentina — isn't the way to go. Beyond a particularly impressive total length the fabled PAH really is nothing more than, well,… » 3/13/15 4:01pm 3/13/15 4:01pm

How to Turn Your New Car into an Adventuremobile

I just bought the first car I've owned in 13 years and decided to break it in properly over the weekend. Ingredients for this adventure included: Death Valley, being naked around your friends and a bunch of crusty hippies, hot springs, Unimogs full of twinks, mushrooms and 125 miles of off-roading. » 2/16/15 7:46pm 2/16/15 7:46pm

Watch The Inspiring American Off-Road Adventure Of These Two Veterans

"Now I know why they call it The Last Frontier," said Kevin McMahon, surveying the Alaskan wilderness from a helicopter. He and David Guzman picked up a Nissan Titan, heavily modified with parts picked out by Nissan's Facebook fans, and headed into the bush for an incredible adventure. » 11/11/14 1:27pm 11/11/14 1:27pm

2014 ​Jeep Wrangler Unlimited: Off-Road Tested On Nitto's New Dirt Tires

It sure seems like four-door Jeep Wranglers have surpassed the "coupes" in popularity. To see out how that extra length and weight affects the rig on the trail, we fitted Nitto's new Exo Grappler and Terra Grappler G2 off-road tires, attacked the dirt, and came back intact. » 11/05/14 6:50pm 11/05/14 6:50pm

10 Things To Know Before You Go: Moab, Utah 'America's Off-Road Capital'

Moab, Utah comes up in every conversation about America's off-road destinations. The region's unique "slickrock" makes for a driving experience unlike anything else, set to breathtaking views and some of the strongest off-road culture anywhere. Here are a few things to think about as you plan your first pilgrimage. » 10/29/14 10:02am 10/29/14 10:02am

Learn The Techniques & Technology Of Off-Roading: Gentleman Style

This feature-length film presented by Vince Cobley, who literally wrote the book on off-road driving, does an excellent job explaining how differentials work, what "four-wheel-drive" really means, and how to get your truck through just about anything. In delightfully classy English fashion. » 9/16/14 10:37am 9/16/14 10:37am

This Bad-Ass Nissan Titan Built By Facebook Fans Is Heading Off-Road

Over the past few months, Nissan has been modifying a 2014 Titan Crew Cab PRO-4X for an Alaskan off-road adventure with the help of its Facebook fans, who voted on a selection of options for each major upgrade. It came out looking incredible, now we'll see how it holds up! » 9/11/14 10:46am 9/11/14 10:46am

This Commercial Will Inspire You To Finally Take That Big Adventure

Roll out of the office, set the navigation, and a few moments later you're someplace nice enough for a 4x4 photo shoot. Don't you wish it was that easy? Of course you don't, digging out of bogs and fixing flats is half the fun, but this little clip gets me fired up to tear out of town and hit the trail. » 8/14/14 11:22am 8/14/14 11:22am

Watching A Range Rover Get Restored In Fast-Motion Is So Satisfying

Land Rover has recreated one of the 1990 Range Rovers that participated in the "Great Divide Expedition;" Just a 1,000 mile off-road to prove they could do it and get some great photos. Seeing these guys put it back together makes the project look ridiculously easy. » 8/12/14 10:53am 8/12/14 10:53am