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Drill Winch Action 001 300x200 220x146 Warn Industries Introduces a New Portable Winch Powered by a Handheld Power DrillClackamas, OR (11/4/14) – Warn Industries announces a breakthrough in portable winch design with its new WARN Drill Winch. Anywhere you can take your portable drill, you can take, and use, the Drill Winch. It’s ideal for moving rolling loads onto pickups or trailers. The Drill Winch also has many other uses, such as moving heavy nursery stocks, or helping out around the mechanic shop or on the farm. The lightweight, ultra-portable WARN Drill Winch features a 500-pound pulling capacity. Read More→

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WARN Spydura Pro and WARN Spydura Rope Extensions Built for all WARN Winches

93120 Sypdura Pro Rope 300x200 220x146 Warn Industries Synthetic Winch Rope Line ExpandsClackamas, OR (11/4/14) – Warn Industries quite literally extends their popular Spydura™ Synthetic Rope line with a series of Spydura synthetic rope extensions. These lightweight, easy to use extensions are a durable choice to extend standard WARN® winch ropes in difficult situations. This new tool in the WARN self-rescue arsenal allows winch users to reach anchor points beyond their standard winch rope length. Strong and supple, with a loop on both ends, the Spydura synthetic rope extensions are ideal for connecting winch hooks with D-shackles and anchor points. Read More→

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WARN WL Series Includes 4” Light Pods and 4” – 20” Light Bars

93940 LED 10inch Bar Spot 001 300x200 220x146 Warn Industries New Series of LED Spot and Flood LightsClackamas, OR (11/4/14) – Warn Industries enters the LED light market with its optically- advanced, energy-saving WARN WL Series LED Spot and Flood Lights. The WL Series LED Lights give off-roaders an edge at night, when unseen, hidden obstacles challenge drivers. Featuring cutting edge optical design, WARN WL Series LED Lights use Refractec (TM) optics to extract the maximum amount of light from the latest generation Cree LEDs. They give off-roaders the lumens and candela they need to see and avoid trail hazards. The new WARN LED Lights come in light pods and light bars. The 4-inch Light Pods are available as spot or flood beam patterns. The Light Bars come in 4-inch, 6-inch, 10-inch and 20-inch lengths, as either spot or flood beam patterns. Read More→

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Categories : Lighting

95060 MY05 HUB Black 002 300x261 220x191 Warn Industries Locking Hubs for 2005+ Ford Super Duty Trucks are Now AvailableClackamas, OR (11/4/14) – Warn Industries introduced a new line of WARN Premium Locking Hubs for late-model, 2005 and later Ford Super Duty Trucks. Super Duty owners now have the option to outfit their rigs with aftermarket, “new look” WARN Premium Hubs, available through normal WARN distribution channels. These Premium Locking Hubs are built to take the beatings modified rigs with bigger tires often dish out. Easy to install and easy to use, WARN Super Duty Hubs feature something new from WARN—chrome or black powder-coated finish on the all-metal cap and dial.

Durability runs deep in these new WARN Premium Hubs. Heat-treated Cro-Moly steel gears and an upgraded bearing housing provide greater strength. Marine-grade corrosion–resistant stainless steel hardware, and the all-metal cap and dial (with IP68 waterproof rating), make these new hubs shine on the job, or off the road. Read More→

‘ZEON Platinum’ Sets A New Benchmark In Performance And Ease Of Use

92820 Zeon Platinum 12 002 300x200 220x146 Warn Industries Introduces a New Line of Advanced Technology Ultimate Performance WinchesClackamas, OR (11/4/14) – Warn Industries has introduced ZEON Platinum™ – the toughest, most technologically advanced truck and SUV winch on the trail today. It’s built for those who push the limits–with double the durability, 20% faster line speed, and extreme IP68-rated waterproofing. Key features include the world’s first remote controlled clutch, and the all-new Advanced Wireless Remote. ZEON 10 Platinum, and ZEON 12 Platinum winches deliver 10,000 and 12,000 lb. (4536 and 5440 kg) capacities, and come with a steel rope and roller fairlead. ZEON 10-S Platinum features WARN® Spydura® Synthetic rope and a polished aluminum hawse fairlead. Read More→

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Categories : Recovery

Amanda Products SEMA 2014 2 146x220 Amanda Products Releases Final Installment of its Road to SEMA 2014 StoryAmanda Products is pulling back the curtain on its unique design process that was used to develop automotive aftermarket prototype parts for the 2014 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. The three-part story at http://www.amandaproducts.com/sema2014/ offers exclusive photos and interviews with designers, executives, engineers and product developers.

The first two parts of the Amanda Products Road to SEMA Story – INSPIRATION AND DESIGN – documented the brand’s journey from Global Media Award for its innovative SpeedHook™ at SEMA 2013 to development of more ingenious off-road products. Amanda Products brought the real-world feedback it had collected from off-road enthusiasts to intensive group ideation sessions, uniting executives, engineers and designers to generate new ideas for the brand. Read More→

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Categories : Aftermarket

7075 LockNLoad HiRes Media 220x123 MetalCloak Takes the Bind out of Radius Suspension Systems with the Patent Pending Lock n LoadRancho Cordova, CA - Take the bind out of the radius arm suspension and add additional safety features with The MetalCloak “Lock-n-Load” (Patent Pending ID# 14/469,438)!  The unique design of the passenger side replacement Lock-n-Load control arm allows you to “lock” the control arm in a static “solid” state for added on-road safety and lively road handling.  “Load” the arm to unleash the capabilities of your radius arm suspension – reducing bushing and bracket load like a 3-link but with the added safety of four attachment points at the axle! How? When “loaded” the arm compresses and expands to compensate for control arm length change. Combined with MetalCloak’s patent pending Duroflex vibration dampening bushing, the Lock-n-Load gives you maximum ride quality.  “Lock-it” or “Load-it” – get the bind-free flex you have dreamed of for off-road AND the added stability on-road with just a few twists! MetalCloak, it’s Your Jeep, Only Better.  Information: MetalCloak, 916-631-8071, www.MetalCloak.com

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Categories : Suspension

New Aussie Locker for JK Dana 44

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Aussie Locker JK Dana 44 183x220 New Aussie Locker for JK Dana 44Torq-Masters Industries Inc., the maker of the most trusted automatic locker made 100% in the USA, is proud to announce the release of the Jeep JK Next Generation Dana 44 Aussie Locker.

Aussie Locker is the ONLY automatic locker on the market to provide both the front Jeep JK Dana 30 and rear JK Dana 44.

The Aussie Locker is known worldwide for superior strength, performance and reliability since 2003. Aussie Locker is the only automatic locker that is truly 100% made in the USA, combined with a full 2 year warranty that has no tire size limit, fast shipping, customer technical support evenings, weekends and holidays, Aussie Locker is the superior choice in the market! Read More→

Cloakworks LOGO metalcloak 220x97 Metalcloak Expands Customer Service with CloakWorks 4x4Rancho Cordova, CA – As part of Metalcloak’s ongoing commitment to building Game-Changing Customer Service for those passionate about Off-Road, the company officially opened the doors of CloakWorks 4×4, a licensed automotive repair facility (BAR #ARD277786) that will specialize in Full Service Jeep Customization.

Located in a prominent corner of Metalcloak’s 45,000 sq. ft. building in Rancho Cordova, California, CloakWorks 4×4 is the result of “carefully listening to customers and finding out what they need, what they want, and determining what Metalcloak can deliver,” says Matson Breakey, VP Marketing & Sales at Metalcloak. “That feedback has always been a critical part of Metalcloak’s growth and product development.” Read More→

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Categories : Press Release

American Cancer Society 220x132 Driven To Fight Cancer Truck Makes Debut Appearance at IMEX 2014 and Cattle Barons Ball on Track to the Baja 1000GATEWAY, CO   OCTOBER 13, 2014:  The trophy truck that will have American Cancer Society donator signatures on it from around the world, makes it’s debut appearance at the IMEX show in Las Vegas, NV this weekend, followed immediately by the Cattle Baron’s Ball in Dallas, TX.  You can sponsor a mile or more of the Driven to Fight Cancer Trophy Truck team as they take on the SCORE International Baja 1000 starting November 14, 2014 at www.DrivenToFightCancer.com.  “We have been working on this opportunity for months and it is rewarding to pull the truck into the show and know that we are going to make a difference for the American Cancer Society,” said Chuck Dempsey, Driven Experiences Race Director.  “We all have a story that connects us to cancer, that is why this is so important to us.  We hope everyone will join our team and cheer us on during the Baja 1000 starting November 14th!” Read More→

Sponsor A Mile of Their Race To the Finish and Enter To Win

DrivenToFightCancer Podium 220x220 Driven To Fight Cancer Truck Makes Baja 1000 a Course for Battling Cancer and Adds Podium Finisher GiveawayGATEWAY, CO   OCTOBER 8, 2014: The 2014 Baja 1000 has now become a course for battling cancer.  You can sponsor a mile or more of the Driven to Fight Cancer Trophy Truck team as they take on the SCORE International Baja 1000 starting November 14, 2014.  Driven Experiences is proud to team up with the American Cancer Society and their October Cattle Baron’s Ball event in this significant fundraising opportunity at www.DrivenToFightCancer.com. Your mileage donation can be a tribute to a cancer survivor or a dedication to never forget someone who lost the battle with cancer.

“We added some additional incentives to help boost our commitment to this program.  In every race there is a podium of three winners where luck played a solid role in getting them there.  So we gathered three awesome prizes to give away in a random email drawing after the race when the official Baja 1000 winners are announced,” explained Chuck Dempsey, Driven Experiences Race Director.  “Anyone who donates via the Driven to Fight Cancer program with an email address will be entered to win one of three prizes: The grand prize will be a two-day stay at Gateway Canyons Resort spending one day at the Driven Experiences school, and a second day enjoying the beautiful Colorado scenery after choosing between one of the fast and classy cars in the Driven Rentals program.  The second email randomly picked will win a one-day Driven Experiences school opportunity, and the third email randomly picked will receive a Go-Pro Hero4 camera.  All you have to do to enter is donate through our program online, or at an event, and opt into winning with your email address.” Read More→

Red Bull Athletes, Off-Road Racers and More October 4-5

2014 ORE LOGO 1 220x174 Off Road Celebrities Descend on Pomona for 2014 Lucas Oil Off Road ExpoPOMONA, Calif. (September 18, 2014) – The 2014 Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo powered by General Tire brings the industry’s top celebrities to Fairplex, in Pomona Saturday, October 4 and Sunday, October 5 for a weekend of all-things off-roading. From Red Bull athletes to celebrity Baja 1000 racers, Off-Road Expo is the place to meet the best in the industry, grab an autograph and even check out action-packed racing demos. In addition to the big name appearances, this year’s expo will feature the hottest off-road vehicles, products and accessories, as well as thrilling Red Bull Motocross trials demonstrations, Rubicon Trail off-road ride alongs, ATV and UTV test drives, an RC demo track, autograph signings, bikini contests and more!

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