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Jason Scherer TPAC 220x146 King of the Hammers   Jason Scherer   Joins TPAC EffortEach day this week, as part of TPAC’s update on our “Be a Trail Hero” fundraiser’s donor list, we will highlight a famous off-road champion who has endorsed TPAC’s effort to send pro-trail candidates to the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate.

Today, an off-road racing champion and long-time supporter of efforts to protect trail access on public lands endorsed The Trail PAC.  Jason Scherer is the 2009 King of the Hammers Race winner and has captured the crown at many other OHV competitions. Read More→

Clayton Off Road High Steer System

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Clayton Off Road High Steer Kit 220x133 Clayton Off Road High Steer SystemThe all new high steer system from Clayton Off Road is the only complete system that transforms your stock Jeep front axle and allows you to run a crossover high steer system with larger brakes & calipers, and improved ground clearance. Designed to work with high and low pinion Dana 30 and Dana 44 front ends, this kit will work with MJ, XJ, ZJ, TJ, and LJ factory axles. Read More→

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bcml led 21r pr01 220x146 New Bar Clamp Mounted LED Spotlight Released by Larson ElectronicsLarson Electronics has announced the release of a powerful new LED spotlight designed to mount to the rails, cages and roll bars commonly found on marine craft and utility and all-terrain vehicles. The BCML-LED-21R bar clamp mounted spotlight offers high light output in a durable, low profile housing and operates on any voltage from 9 to 32 volts.

The BCML-LED-21R LED bar clamp mount spotlight from Larson Electronics is an ideal lighting solution for hunters, outdoorsmen, military, and law enforcement professionals who desire a powerful spotlight that can be easily operated while providing high power and rugged durability. This LED spotlight produces a 575’ long by 45’ wide light beam with 1750 lumens of bright light while drawing only 21 watts. The seven Edison Edixeon Emitters containing CREE EZBright three watt LEDs produces 180 lumens each and is paired with high purity 10° optics to produce a tightly focused spot beam with limited spread. Read More→

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Categories : Lighting

Odyssey Group 65 220x169 EnerSys® Introduces Group 65 Battery to ODYSSEY® Performance Series™ Product LineREADING, Pa., (Jan. 27, 2014) – EnerSys® has expanded its ODYSSEY® Performance Series™ battery product offering to include the Group 65 battery designed specifically for consumer applications. The ODYSSEY Performance Series™ 65-760 battery features 762 cold cranking amps (CCA), 129 reserve capacity (RC) minutes and deep cycle capability up to 400 cycles at 80 percent depth of discharge. Read More→

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Categories : Aftermarket

TORC AMSOIL 220x115 TORC: THE OFF ROAD CHAMPIONSHIP WELCOMES AMSOIL BACK  AS SERIES PRESENTING SPONSORDana Point, Calif. – Jan. 10, 2014 – TORC: The Off-Road Championship, the nation’s premiere short-course, off-road racing series, has announced the return of AMSOIL as series presenting sponsor in a renewed multi-year commitment to supporting one of the world’s most exciting, high-energy motorsports concepts.

“There is a tremendous future in short-course racing,” said Jeremy Meyer, AMSOIL Race Program Manager. “As presenting sponsor since its inception, AMSOIL is excited to continue our partnership with TORC as well as the commitment to keep the foundation of the sport in Crandon and Bark River while expanding to legendary venues like Sturgis. The best is truly ahead of us, and AMSOIL will continue to test its products in this harsh environment.” Read More→

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Categories : Events/Competitions

JMR Fabrication Table

Monday, January 27th, 2014

 JMR Fabrication Table Trick-Tools would like to announce their newest addition to their extensive line-up of welding tables, the Fabrication Table from JMR. This table features a 36 x 48 inch slotted steel top surface that accepts threaded T-nuts, just like a drill press or mill would use, for maximum flexibility in workpiece holding.   Read More→

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Categories : New Products

FOX KOH Spec Ultra4 2014 220x146 FOX Selected as Exclusive Suspension Partner of ULTRA4 Spec ClassFOX also announces $15,000 in cash and product purses for the Ultra4, EMC Stock, EMC Modified, and Spec classes.

El Cajon, Calif. – Ultra4 racing has grown exponentially since King of the Hammers (KOH) started as a small gathering of friends back in 2007.  The latest addition to this hybrid event that combines desert racing and rock crawling is the Ultra4 4700 Spec Class, which allows race enthusiasts to enjoy an arrive-and-race experience at King of the Hammers and other Ultra4 races throughout the year.

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Systems Pass Federal Rollover Safety Test; Rancho Engineers Integrate Options to Accommodate Varying OE Steering Knuckle Material

Rancho 2014 GMC Sierra 220x131 Rancho® Launches New Performance Suspension Systems for 2014 GMC Sierra 1500Long Beach, Calif., Dec. 12, 2013 – The new Rancho 2014 GMC Sierra 1500 suspension systems recently passed the U.S. Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 126 – Electronic Stability Control Systems (FMVSS-126) test – and were engineered to accommodate the varying steering knuckle materials being used by GMC.

The truck that recently passed FMVSS-126 included the new 6-in. Rancho suspension system, rear Rancho® RS7000MT™ (RS7297) shocks, and front OE struts with spacers. The truck also was outfitted with BFGoodrich® Mud-Terrain T/AKM2 325/60R20 tires and 20-in. Vision Off-Road Assassin wheels finished in matte black. Read More→

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Categories : Suspension

RUGGED RIDGE INTRODUCES NEW X-CLAMP MOUNTING SYSTEM

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Versatile Clamp System Can Be Used to Mount Lights, Cameras, Antennas, etc.

Rugged Ridge X Clamps product only 220x146 RUGGED RIDGE INTRODUCES NEW X CLAMP MOUNTING SYSTEMSuwanee, Ga. (January 9, 2013) – Following their debut at the 2013 SEMA Show,Rugged Ridge® today announced the availability of its new patent pending X-Clamp Mounting System. Designed to be extremely versatile, the new X-Clamp system is an innovative way to mount lights, cameras, antennas and more on any 2.25 – 3-inch diameter tubing, regardless of the vehicle they’re being mounted to. Read More→

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King Shocks KOH  220x146 King Shocks Steps Up to Make the 2014 King of the Hammers Event Bigger Than EverGARDEN GROVE, CA – JANUARY 14, 2014 – America’s ultimate hardcore off road event, King of the Hammers (KOH) will once again rage through the desert of Johnson Valley, California. An action packed schedule that now consumes the entire first week of February is certain to be the biggest King of the Hammers event to date.

For 2014, King Off Road Racing Shocks, the Official Shock of Ultra4 Racing and the King of the Hammers, has organized a brand new event to kick things off. On Monday, February 3rd at 6:00 PM, the first ever SRRS ULTRA4 King Shocks East vs. West Showdown will see Fifty teams from across the US challenge for the quickest run up Backdoor.   Read More→

New for 2014 are aluminum reservoir bodies with integrated O-ring sealed air valve caps and improved universal reservoir mounting clamps

FOX 2.0 Factory Series Reservoir 220x83 FOX Revamps 2.0 Factory Series Reservoir Shocks for 2014El Cajon, Calif. – For decades, the FOX 2.0 Factory Series Reservoir smooth body shock has been the ultimate performance suspension upgrade for stock or lifted trucks and SUVs–but unwilling to rest on its laurels, FOX has gone back to the drawing board to make the 2.0 Factory Series Reservoir shock even better.  New for 2014 are aluminum reservoir bodies with integrated O-ring sealed air valve caps and improved universal reservoir mounting clamps. Read More→

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Categories : Suspension

ADS will be at the 2014 Griffin King of the Hammers

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

ADS King of the Hammers KOH 220x165 ADS will be at the 2014 Griffin King of the HammersTucson, AZ ADS Off-Road Racing Shocks will be attending the 2014 King of the Hammers race in Johnson Valley, CA the week of Feb 3, 2014.

The King of the Hammers is one of the most challenging off-road races out there. The ADS Shock team will be there to showcase our products to customers as well as provide complete support to all of the racers in this grueling event. “It is important to me that ADS is at KOH” says ADS president Steve Kuker “KOH, to us, is an important off-road event for racers and fans alike. We live and breathe this stuff and we want to be there to support the spectators and the drivers.” Read More→