Report: Land Rover Skunkworks Cooking Up A Hardcore Off-Road Range Rover

Land Rover's entire lineup still sets an impressively high bar for off-road ability, but a new report from the company's Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) division suggests the company wants to offer a Range Rover variant that's built around wheeling rather than luxury. Okay, maybe a little luxury. » 11/21/14 7:52am 11/21/14 7:52am

Michelin Finally Commits To Mass-Producing The 'Tweel' Airless Tire

Today Michelin dedicated a new South Carolina factory to making the Tweel; a "tire/wheel" that uses flexible spindles where a conventional tire holds air. The Tweel can never go flat and never be punctured, and after talking about it for a decade Michelin is finally going to start making it in quantities. » 11/20/14 1:17pm 11/20/14 1:17pm

'Full Stock' Toyota Tundra Actually Did Alright In The Baja 1000

A 2014 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro finished 69th overall out of 131 finishers at this year's Baja 1000, rolling across the finish line with a gnarly bit of battle damage in under 36 hours. That's not half bad for a factory-tuned truck, in a race where just passing the last flag is considered a feat. » 11/19/14 5:30pm 11/19/14 5:30pm

Is This $70,000 Luxury Jeep Wrangler A Better Buy Than A Range Rover?

Ultra-premium outdoorsy clothier Filson sells a beautiful version of the AEV Brute Jeep Wrangler pickup for $130,000. Now they've added a regular-Wrangler to their lineup. Still steep at $70,000, but a pretty enticing prospect as an analog Range Rover alternative. » 11/19/14 2:26pm 11/19/14 2:26pm

Bruce Jenner Is Driving In The Insanely Intense Baja 1000 Off-Road Race

Former athlete turned generic famous person Bruce Jenner is going to be racing in the Baja 1000, one of the world's best-known extreme off-road events, this afternoon with his son Burt. It's a tremendously ambitious undertaking for a casual racer, so, good luck I guess! » 11/13/14 4:13pm 11/13/14 4:13pm

2015 Ford Everest Is A Modern Mall-Crawler That Can Seriously Off-Road

The 2015 Ford Everest feels like ultimate merging of an old-school off-road setup with modern amenities. Body-On-Frame construction, two diesel engine options, and six-speed manual transmission... plus automatic terrain control and a panoramic sunroof. This thing just might make me move back to Australia. » 11/13/14 11:51am 11/13/14 11:51am

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

GM Knows The 2015 Chevy Colorado Looks Cooler Without That Chin Spoiler

Here's the second "modified" 2015 Chevy Colorado as presented by GM. It's just like the first one; establishing that a roll bar, bikes, stickers, and removing the front spoiler rounds out Chevy's "how to quickly and cheaply make a Colorado look cool" list. If the spoiler must stay, can we at least get a quick-release? » 11/03/14 1:41pm 11/03/14 1:41pm