There's No 2015 Ford F-150 Raptor, Here's How To Build Your Own For $27K

Ford's already proven the lightweight aluminum 2015 F-150 is up to the challenge of desert racing, but they're holding out on releasing a Raptor off-road variant. If you can't wait, Addictive Desert Designs has stepped up to fill the gap with two "Baja kits" that should unlock the new truck's rough-country potential. » 10/21/14 3:33pm 10/21/14 3:33pm

How Should We Make The Nissan Frontier, Toyota Tacoma Battle Off-Road?

I'm bringing a 2014 Nissan Frontier Pro-4X to Moab, Utah tomorrow. Wes Siler is meeting me there with a 2014 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro. We're going deep and we're going hard off-road, so give us some great and terrible ideas of what we should put these trucks through. » 10/16/14 6:16pm 10/16/14 6:16pm

Land Rover Is Sending Piss-Drinking Bug-Eater Bear Grylls To Space

British Special Forces reservist turned guy-who-eats-gross-things on TV Bear Grylls will be flying to outer space on Land Rover's tab, thanks to the company's affiliation with private space-travel outfit Virgin Galactic and Bear's role as Land Rover's spokeswildman. » 10/03/14 11:41am 10/03/14 11:41am

You Can Toss These Tires Out Of An Airplane, Then Drive Off On Them

BF Goodrich dropped a set of their new KO2 off-road tires out of an airplane flying at 10,000 feet, rounded 'em up, slapped them on a Jeep Wrangler, and drove off. Even if that test isn't particularly relevant to a tire's primary function (providing traction) it's a damn impressive display of durability. » 10/02/14 12:17pm 10/02/14 12:17pm

This Ultimate Zero-Fs-Given Off-Road RV Is Cheaper Than A Good Golf Cart

What started life as a 2WD delivery van had been reborn as an unbelievably bad ass off-road camper, which has since had the bejesus beaten out of it and needs a new maniac to bring it to life once again. Do it. DOOO IT. Because holy crap is this thing righteous. » 10/01/14 3:57pm 10/01/14 3:57pm

The First Modified 2015 Chevy Colorado Has Your Whole Weekend In The Bed

The stock 2015 Chevrolet Colorado did alright in the dirt, but the aftermarket's going to make it a whole lot more fun. Chevy's trying to get the ball rolling on that with this "Colorado Sport" concept, showing off how much fun the truck looks with a roll bar and no air splitter. » 9/25/14 11:54am 9/25/14 11:54am

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