RockCrawler 4x4 and Offroad Magazine http://www.rockcrawler.com Covering the world, one rock at a time! Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:02:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Alcon celebrates podium domination at Best in the Desert’s Vegas to Renohttp://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/alcon-celebrates-podium-domination-at-best-in-the-deserts-vegas-to-reno/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss http://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/alcon-celebrates-podium-domination-at-best-in-the-deserts-vegas-to-reno/#comments Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:02:48 +0000 http://www.rockcrawler.com/?p=10044 Alcon Specialist Brakes and Clutches would like to congratulate Jason Voss and BJ Baldwin on their podium places at the recent Vegas to Reno race. Running his Alcon-equipped truck, Jason Voss powered to his third consecutive victory at the longest...

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Alcon Specialist Brakes and Clutches would like to congratulate Jason Voss and BJ Baldwin on their podium places at the recent Vegas to Reno race. Running his Alcon-equipped truck, Jason Voss powered to his third consecutive victory at the longest off-road race in the USA, finishing a whole 30 minutes before second place. Alcon-equipped BJ Baldwin finished third, just seconds behind Luke McMillin.

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Jason Voss leading the way in his Alcon-equipped truck at Vegas to Reno.

Alcon has a long history in US motorsport, supplying winning brake systems to F1, Indycar, NASCAR, and Grand Am series. Alcon’s off road systems have been used by champions across the US, whether it’s driving 1,000 miles down the Baja peninsula, tackling the tough Vegas to Reno course, turning heads in Global Rallycross, or dominating the American Rally Championship. Not only that, Alcon has been a major player in NASCAR for over 10 years, and counts over 30 World Rally Championships to its roll of honour.

Desert racing trucks tackle the harshest terrain, creating additional challenges for all components, not least brakes. Alcon uses its experience, coupled with the latest design software, to optimise the available package space and ensure the best product design is achieved. Expert engineering knowledge allows Alcon to create the strongest, stiffest caliper for the lightest weight possible.  The seal-in-bore design of the seal means it is further from the heat source to prevent warping or melting. Pistons are also stainless steel for improved durability and reduced thermal conductivity.

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BJ Baldwin finished third to give Alcon two podium finishes.

Key considerations when developing products for this form of racing include vehicle weight, the length of the race, and the unique way brakes are used. The bespoke nature of all Alcon products means that they have been specifically designed with these needs in mind, from the optimised durable caliper housing and internal fluid pathways, right down to the recessing of the bleed screws and off-road-specific piston sizing. This design is the product of market research, extensive collaboration with drivers and engineers, testing, and extensive off-road experience to create a championship-winning brake package.

The culmination of this knowledge and experience is the winning brake systems used by both Voss and Baldwin, as well as other Trick Truck competitors, giving the world’s top drivers the confidence to push their limits.

About Race-Dezert.com
Race-Dezert.com was created by off-road enthusiasts, giving off-roaders a place online to share information about the sport and culture of off-road racing.  Based in Southern California, Race-Dezert.com highlights the off-road disciplines of desert racing, short course off-road, stadium truck racing, rally raid, rally racing and rock crawling.

Our goal is to connect the world of off-road racing globally, bringing people together through the common denominator of off-road culture.  Whether you are a racer, a promoter, a chase team member, a casual fan, or just interested in learning about off-road, Race-Dezert.com is a place where you can learn about the sport and culture of off-road racing.

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Alloy USA Announces New D44 X-Joints for Jeep JK Wranglerhttp://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/alloy-usa-announces-new-d44-x-joints-for-jeep-jk-wrangler/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss http://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/alloy-usa-announces-new-d44-x-joints-for-jeep-jk-wrangler/#comments Wed, 26 Aug 2015 22:48:40 +0000 http://www.rockcrawler.com/?p=10034 Direct, Heavy Duty Replacement for OE U-Joints Stand Up to the Stresses of Off-Roading Suwanee, Ga. (August 25, 2015) – Alloy USA®, a manufacturer of performance drivetrain products, today announced the release of its new D44 X-Joints for 2007-2015 Jeep®...

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Direct, Heavy Duty Replacement for OE U-Joints Stand Up to the Stresses of Off-Roading

Alloy USA D44 X-Joint (High Res)Suwanee, Ga. (August 25, 2015) Alloy USA®, a manufacturer of performance drivetrain products, today announced the release of its new D44 X-Joints for 2007-2015 Jeep® Wrangler (JK).

Available for Wrangler Rubicon and Rubicon Unlimited models equipped with Dana 44 axles, the heavy-duty X-Joints are a direct replacement for the factory U-joints. The X-Joints are manufactured from 8620 case hardened alloy steel and incorporate a number of design features to ensure the joints stand up to the stresses of off-roading.

Part NumberDescriptionMSRP
11502D44 X-Joint$49.99

 

ABOUT ALLOY USA

A division of Omix-ADA’s family of brands, Alloy USA maintains a robust catalog of performance drivetrain products, including high strength axle shafts and kits, performance ring and pinion sets, for Jeep as well as a variety of applications for Chevy muscle cars, Mustangs, GM products, Ford and Dodge trucks.

ABOUT OMIX-ADA, INC.

Omix-ADA®, Inc. is the world’s largest independent manufacturer and wholesaler of Jeep®, truck and off-road parts, accessories and floor liners. For more than two decades, Omix-ADA has designed, tested and manufactured more than 16,000 of the highest quality restoration and replacement parts and accessories. The Omix-ADA family of brands, Rugged Ridge® and Alloy USA®, are distributed throughout the USA and in more than 70 countries worldwide. For more information, please call Omix-ADA, headquartered in Suwanee, GA at 770-614-6101 or visit www.omix-ada.com?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss.

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Crawlorado Racing Wins in Grand Junction, CO Dirt Riot Racehttp://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/crawlorado-racing-wins-in-grand-junction-co-dirt-riot-race/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss http://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/crawlorado-racing-wins-in-grand-junction-co-dirt-riot-race/#comments Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:16:23 +0000 http://www.rockcrawler.com/?p=10027 Battling the dust and overheating issues, the #76 Toyota Land Cruiser won the Mod Class, and Overall in the 4600/Stock/Mod Race Crawlorado Racing headed to Grand Junction motor speedway for the last race in the mountain series. The new venue...

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Battling the dust and overheating issues, the #76 Toyota Land Cruiser won the Mod Class, and Overall in the 4600/Stock/Mod Race

Crawlorado Racing headed to Grand Junction motor speedway for the last race in the mountain series. The new venue would test drivers ability to learn a new course. On Friday afternoon our prerun was cut short due to a charging issue, after 3 trips to the parts store we were sure the issue was solved

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Raceday on Saturday saw temperatures in the 90’s, and dry conditions would mean a long hot and dusty day.  On the way to the start line the truck would not start, so we jumped it off and prayed that it would last the race.  Off the line behind five 4600 cars we got busy passing and learning to drive only by seeing the vague outline of the car in front and its taillights. With the engine temperature around 240 the entire race we had to back off and be smart about how hard to push, but after 8 laps we finished in front of the rest of the pack by almost 2 minutes.

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To add to the excitement Dustin Isenhour and Trevor Ritch put the new 4472 car to its paces in the 4400 race, by the fourth lap we were in first place putting down the fastest lap time of the race. Unfortunately we hit a dust blackout, and got off course down a steep sandhill and shoted the course, after the time penalty we ended up in second place by only 5 seconds.

We have to thank Ruff Stuff Specialties for the outstanding overbuilt parts, Redline Land Cruisers for getting our Sheet metal back to its Patina, Level 13 Apparel for the Great Shirts, Rugged Radios, Raceline Wheels, King Shocks,  PSC Steering,  Rocky Mountain Photography and Stage V Media

Crawlorado Racing is a Trail Class Racing Team From Colorado Springs, CO. We have been racing our 1976 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40 since 2011, and Driver Trevor Ritch has been wheeling and modifying the truck since 2004. Visit our website www.crawlorado?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss. com for more information on keeping up with us.

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Team Four Corners 4×4 takes First Place in Grand Junctionhttp://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/team-four-corners-4x4-takes-first-place-in-grand-junction/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss http://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/team-four-corners-4x4-takes-first-place-in-grand-junction/#comments Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:07:03 +0000 http://www.rockcrawler.com/?p=10022 August 24, 2015 – Durango, Colorado – Team Four Corners 4×4 returned from the final regular season Dirt Riot 4×4 Endurance Racing event with the hardware they were seeking, a first place finish. The patience and skill of driver Jason Kaminsky and co-driver...

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August 24, 2015 – Durango, Colorado – Team Four Corners 4×4 returned from the final regular season Dirt Riot 4×4 Endurance Racing event with the hardware they were seeking, a first place finish. The patience and skill of driver Jason Kaminsky and co-driver Rick Jenkins was tested for over an hour in temperatures nearing 100-degrees at the Grand Junction Speedway. Starting last in their class, the pair completed a total of eight laps on the dirt course consisting of steep terrain, jumps, and tight turns to advance to first place with only a ten second lead. Overall, the #4678 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited turned in a respective 2nd place finish amongst all competitors in the three classes racing that day.

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Scott Doughty, Owner of M.O.R.E., joined the team on-site.

“The whole team was energized to be wrapping up their 2015 Dirt Riot Endurance Racing season with the last event in the Mountain Series recently held in Grand Junction, Colorado. The location change ended up working out great because we were able to host Mountain Off Road Enterprises (M.O.R.E.), one our primary team sponsors,” reflects Kaminsky. “It was great for them to be able to come out and watch us earn a first place finish in our class and second overall. Supporters like M.O.R.E. are the only reason we can get to so many racing and recreational four-wheeling events throughout the season.  Please support the vendors who support our sport.”

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“It was great to bring home a win this past weekend on a course that was very challenging for us. Jason and I were communicating very well. When you’re navigating in the dust and only ten seconds determines the winner, seconds count and our navigating as a team, particularly in the dust, paid off,” said co-driver Rick Jenkins.

We want to thank everyone that makes this possible, from our fans and crew and their families to our marketing partners and suppliers. We are working diligently right now on planning for the next year!

– All Photos Owned by Four Corners 4×4, LLC.

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The Rodeo in Renohttp://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/the-rodeo-in-reno/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss http://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/the-rodeo-in-reno/#comments Fri, 21 Aug 2015 20:49:45 +0000 http://www.rockcrawler.com/?p=10013 Reno is the like the neglected stepchild of off-road. Home to the Off-Road Motorsports Hall of Fame and its founder Rod Hall, Reno holds many gems for off-road and the spectacular track at Wild West Motorsports Park is one of...

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Reno is the like the neglected stepchild of off-road. Home to the Off-Road Motorsports Hall of Fame and its founder Rod Hall, Reno holds many gems for off-road and the spectacular track at Wild West Motorsports Park is one of them. Originally designed by Tony Vanillo of Off-Road Management Group (OMG), the track boasts severe elevation changes allowing fans a view of the entire race track from the stands. Meant to be the new “Chula Vista”, the track at Wild West Motorsports Park is one of the fastest in terms of top speed.   LOORRS Rounds 13 & 14 August 22nd & 23rd will showcase the racers that love this track and punish the ones that fear it. On this track, when failures occur, they are severe. The racing is guaranteed to be intense in every class!

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Gates open at 11:00am Saturday, August 22nd and Sunday, August 23rd.

Click here for the full schedule of events.

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About Race-Dezert.com
Race-Dezert.com was created by off-road enthusiasts, giving off-roaders a place online to share information about the sport and culture of off-road racing.  Based in Southern California, Race-Dezert.com highlights the off-road disciplines of desert racing, short course off-road, stadium truck racing, rally raid, rally racing and rock crawling.

Our goal is to connect the world of off-road racing globally, bringing people together through the common denominator of off-road culture.  Whether you are a racer, a promoter, a chase team member, a casual fan, or just interested in learning about off-road, Race-Dezert.com is a place where you can learn about the sport and culture of off-road racing.

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General Tire Launches Grabber HTS60http://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/general-tire-launches-grabber-hts60/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss http://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/general-tire-launches-grabber-hts60/#comments Thu, 20 Aug 2015 22:36:29 +0000 http://www.rockcrawler.com/?p=10008 General Tire introduceS the GrabberTM HTS60. GrabberTM HTS60 replaces popular, GrabberTM HTS and features up to 25% improved tread life. Fort Mill, SC – August 20, 2015. General Tire’s newest, all-season, highway terrain tire, the GrabberTM HTS60 is available at...

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  • General Tire introduceS the GrabberTM HTS60.
  • GrabberTM HTS60 replaces popular, GrabberTM HTS and features up to 25% improved tread life.
  • Fort Mill, SC – August 20, 2015. General Tire’s newest, all-season, highway terrain tire, the GrabberTM HTS60 is available at General Tire dealers across the U.S. The GrabberTM HTS60 replaces the GrabberTM HTS and is the perfect synergy of comfort, durability and performance for light trucks, SUVs and crossovers. General’s newest addition to the GRABBERTM line of tires offers extremely well balanced product performance with significantly improved tread life over its predecessor.

    “The new GrabberTM HTS60 is an excellent all-season tire geared towards the on-road driver,” said Travis Roffler, director of marketing for General Tire. “Staying in line with our GrabberTM brand, this tire offers durability, performance and comfort but has improved tread life over the former HTS and we think drivers will really appreciate that.”

    The GrabberTM HTS60 features a stylish symmetric pattern with a strong center rib and has been optimized for water vacuation. The GrabberTM HTS60 Metric sizes are optimized for ride quality and traction while the LT sizes are optimized for stability and grip under heavy loads. The biggest difference in the new GrabberTM HTS60 is General Tire’s newest wear improvement technology that improves tread life up to 25 percent over the original GrabberTM HTS. That means saving to the consumer over time.

    Another hallmark of this tire is General Tire’s innovative DuraGenTM technology providing a robust compound with excellent cut and chip resistance that improves tread life in rugged terrain. The broad contour gives the tire a muscular stance that provides a wide footprint, promoting even wear, excellent braking and responsive handling. Additionally, General’s Comfort Balance Technology offers a cushioned tread that contains an absorption layer that isolates the vehicle from road disturbances for a more comfortable, pleasant ride.

    The GrabberTM HTS60 is backed by some of the strongest warranty and service programs in the industry. This all-season tire offers up to a 65,000 limited mileage warranty. The GrabberTM HTS60 provides a full product lineup that will be enhanced with future key Original Equipment (OE) fitments. Fifty Metric sizes will be available with wheel diameters ranging from 15″ – 22” and speed ratings of S, T or H. Twelve LT-Metric and Flotation sizes will be available ranging from 15” – 18” and with a speed rating of R or S.

    Help us celebrate 100 years and tell us about your adventure on General tires using, #GT100.

    About General Tire

    For 100 years General Tire has offered a complete quality line of ultra-high performance, passenger, light truck, off-road and commercial tires to meet all your needs. General Tire is a proud supporter of Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series, Best in the Desert Racing Series, Expedition Overland, Major League Fishing, Chili Bowl, Pro-Pulling, Late-Model Dirt Series, Drag Boat Series, World Cup of Softball, American Sprint Car Series, FreestyleMx.com Tour, Zero One Odyssey, and Spec Tire of Trophylite and JeepSpeed. Team GT supports off-road and short course teams including Jerett Brooks, Travis Chase, Mikey Childress, CJ Hutchins, Doug Fortin, Harley Letner, Jim Riley, Macrae Glass, Randy Merritt, Ray Griffith, Ryan Beat, Carl Renezeder and Camburg Racing.

    About Continental AG

    Continental develops intelligent technologies for transporting people and their goods. As a reliable partner, the international automotive supplier, tire manufacturer, and industrial partner provides sustainable, safe, comfortable, individual, and affordable solutions. In 2014, the corporation generated sales of approximately €34.5 billion with its five divisions, Chassis & Safety, Interior, Powertrain, Tire, and ContiTech. Continental currently employs more than 205,000 people in 53 countries.

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    2015 King of The Hammers Movie Titled “The Kingdom”http://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/2015-king-of-the-hammers-movie-titled-the-kingdom/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss http://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/2015-king-of-the-hammers-movie-titled-the-kingdom/#comments Thu, 20 Aug 2015 22:31:23 +0000 http://www.rockcrawler.com/?p=10003 Trailer for 2015 Nitto King of The Hammers Presented by 4 Wheel Parts Movie Released Expected to ship September 2015 – Available immediately for Pre-order JOHNSON VALLEY, CA – August 19th, 2015 – Hammerking Productions in conjunction with HeavyMetalConcepts released...

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    Trailer for 2015 Nitto King of The Hammers Presented by 4 Wheel Parts Movie Released
    Expected to ship September 2015 – Available immediately for Pre-order

    JOHNSON VALLEY, CA – August 19th, 2015 – Hammerking Productions in conjunction with HeavyMetalConcepts released the trailer for the 2015 Nitto King of the Hammers Presented by 4 Wheel Parts movie titled, “The Kingdom” today. This year’s movie will highlight the intense final showdown between 2011’s King, Erik Miller and 2012’s King, Randy Slawson for the chance to re-claim the throne in 2015.

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    2015 marked the 9th annual KOH event, and Hammertown was home to more than 450 teams and an estimated 60,000 spectators.The movie will also showcase the week’s worth of racing action including the KLiM King of the Motos, Vision X SRRS vs. ULTRA4 East vs. West Shootout,  Polaris RZR KOH UTV Race and the Smittybilt Every Man Challenge.

    “The Kingdom” is a joint production between Hammerking Productions, the creators of the Nitto King of the Hammers Presented by 4 Wheel Parts, and media production company, HeavyMetalConcepts. A full length feature is expected in September and pre-orders are now available for those interested in being among the first to receive a copy of the full movie. Limited Edition “The Kingdom” shirts are also available for sale.

    Pre-order packages are available for purchase at www.kohthemovie.com?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss. The trailer can also be viewed at www.youtube.com/ultra4racing?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss.

    ABOUT ULTRA4 RACING

    ULTRA4 is a vehicle type, class and series.  ULTRA4 Racing was born from the popularity of the annual NItto King of the Hammers Presented by 4 Wheel Parts, considered to be the toughest one-day off-road race. The vehicles are unlimited four-wheel drive, capable of competing in multiple racing disciplines – extreme rock crawling, high-speed desert racing and short course.  In seven years, the sport has grown significantly from the inaugural King of the Hammers to an eight race national series, and a four race International series.  ULTRA4 Racing is managed by Hammerking Productions located in Temecula, CA.  To learn more, log on to www.ultra4racing.com?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss.

    ABOUT HEAVYMETALCONCEPTS

    HeavyMetalConcepts is a media company specializing in motorsports and active life media, offering services in the form of video production, photography, and graphic design. Since its start in 2008, HMC has created video & photography content for a wide range of brands, both on the local and national level, and has continued carrying momentum through the present.   2014 marks the 4th King of the Hammers event that HMC has been tasked with creating the event’s official film, and the first year editing the network TV broadcast. For more information on HeavyMetalConcepts, visit www.heavymetalconcepts.com?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss

    ULTRA4 SPONSORS
    Nitto Tire
    4 Wheel Parts
    Monster Energy
    Polaris RZR
    212 Gloves
    4 Wheel Parts
    Amsoil
    Axial
    Bestop
    Blue Torch Fabworks
    Corona Motorhomes Rental
    Dynomax Exhaust
    ESAB
    GenRight Off Road
    Griffin Radiator
    Impact by Mastercraft Safety
    King Shocks
    Lifetime LED
    KMC Wheels
    Monster Energy
    Nitto Tire
    PCI Radios
    Polaris RZR
    Procomp
    PSC
    Poison Spyder
    Reno Tahoe USA

    Replay XD
    Rubicon Express
    Smittybilt
    Spidertrax
    Trail Gear
    Warn
    Yukon Gear & Axle
    KliM
    Trail-Tech

    ONE OF THE FASTEST GROWING MOTORSPORTS IN THE US – ULTRA4 RACING ULTRA4 racing began in 2007 with a dozen friends competing for bragging rights.  Seven years later, more than 400 cars compete nationally and internationally in ULTRA4 races.  In 2015, races in the United States will be held in the following states: Nevada, Kentucky, Indiana, Arkansas and California . Additionally, 3 European races will be held in Wales, Italy and Portugal.

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    AAM Announces New Axle Components for 2014 GM Trucks and SUVshttp://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/aam-announces-new-axle-components-for-2014-gm-trucks-and-suvs/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss http://www.rockcrawler.com/2015/08/aam-announces-new-axle-components-for-2014-gm-trucks-and-suvs/#comments Wed, 19 Aug 2015 16:57:05 +0000 http://www.rockcrawler.com/?p=9998 Detroit – August 18, 2015 – American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM), a leading manufacturer of axle components, driveshaft components and repair kits for OE vehicles, has announced the availability of new rear axle components for several 2014 GM trucks and...

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    Detroit – August 18, 2015 – American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM), a leading manufacturer of axle components, driveshaft components and repair kits for OE vehicles, has announced the availability of new rear axle components for several 2014 GM trucks and SUVs.

    “AAM made some major changes to the rear axles for the 2014 GM Silverado and Sierra trucks, along with the Suburban and Tahoe SUVs,” said Greg Marsh, AAM engineering manager. “As a result, there is a new 9.5” and a new 9.75” ring and pinion gear set combination and new differential cases for each.”

    AAM’s new 9.5” ring and pinion gear kits are available in three different ratios, 3.08 ratio (AAM part #95K2308gearkit), 3.42 ratio (AAM part #95K2342gearkit), and 4.10 ratio (AAM part #95K2410gearkit).

    For the 9.75” rear axles, AAM’s new ring and pinion gear kits are available in three different ratios. They include the 3.23 ratio (AAM part#976K2323gearkit), the 3.42 ratio (AAM part#976K2342gearkit), and the 3.73 ratio (AAM part#976K2373gearkit).

    Due to the pinion gears having metric threads, AAM includes the pinion nut, collapsible spacer, and pinion seal packed with the gear sets. New ring gear bolts must be purchased separately (AAM part #40064367). Marsh points out the previous versions of the GM 9.5” products will not fit the 2014 models. The 8.6” rear axle in the 2014 SUVs does carry-over all the parts in previous models.

    AAM’s new differential cases for the 2014 GM trucks and SUVs are available in two sizes and will work for both the 9.5” and 9.75” gear sets. AAM part #40090727 is a differential case with internal gears for 3.23 and lower ratio gear sets, and AAM part #40090728 is a differential case with internal gears for 3.42 and higher gear ratio sets.

    In addition, AAM is making available axle shafts for the 2014 Sierra and Silverado (AAM part #40103091) and the 2014 Suburban and Tahoe (AAM part#40103092)., New pinion flanges, seals, cover pans and bearing kits will also be offered soon from AAM for these 2014 GM vehicles.

    Marsh also notes changes to the 2014 powertrain application information so technicians can identify the axle they are working on. The 8.6” axle is used with the 1500 series 4.3L V6 pickup (carry-over), the 9.5” axle is used with the 1500 series 5.3L V8 pickup and SUV, and the 9.76” axle is used with the 1500 series 6.2L V8 pickup and SUV. The 9.5” and 9.76” axles share the same 12 bolt cover plan. The 9.5” and 9.76” axle size is cast into the passenger side top portion of the carrier web.                         

    AAM parts are the same OEM production parts many shops have come to demand when installing replacement parts. AAM parts fit right, install right and perform right the first time. For more information and to find a local distributor, visitwww.demandaam.com?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss, call 313-758-4176 or email info@aam.com.

    About AAM Aftermarket
    AAM Aftermarket provides its customers with high quality, reliability, durability and performance in every aftermarket part it sells. AAM designs, engineers, tests and validates components to meet the same exacting specifications as the parts that they replace. AAM Aftermarket offers a comprehensive line of aftermarket axle and driveshaft components that were originally built for OE vehicle manufacturers.

    About AAM
    AAM (NYSE: AXL) is a world leader in the manufacture, engineering, design and validation of driveline and drivetrain systems and related components and modules, chassis systems and metal-formed products for light trucks, sport utility vehicles, passenger cars and crossover vehicles and commercial vehicles. In addition to locations in the United States (Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Pennsylvania), AAM also has offices or facilities in Brazil, China, Germany, India, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Poland, Scotland, South Korea, Sweden and Thailand. For more information on AAM, please visit www.aam.com?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss.

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