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2012 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Built as the Ultimate Off-Road Vehicle With Help from Rugged Ridge

Suwanee, GA (August 1, 2012) – OMIX-ADA, the world’s largest independent manufacturer and wholesaler of Jeep® parts and accessories, today announced that famed Jeep builder Dave Doetsch will publicly unveil his latest project Crush Recovery at the OMIX/Rugged Ridge Off-Road Success Center at the 2012 SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Read More→

Fresno, CA- Trail-Gear, Inc. is expanding their product mix to include more products specifically engineered for Jeeps. They are now offering their signature Creeper Lock wheels for Jeep Wranglers made from 2007 to present (JKs). These are the same super strong, heavy duty wheels that are on all the Trail-Gear competition and test vehicles. They have been extensively tested at The Hammers in Johnson Valley, California and in numerous rock-crawling and off-road competitions. Read More→

With the introduction of the revolutionary 6Pak Long Travel Compact Body Shock Absorber, the engineers at MetalCloak continue to find more and more applications for the wheeling community. Their newest kit on the market is designed to provide more travel and better ride quality for your existing Long Arm Kit. The kit comes in two configurations, 3.5” and 5.5” – the 3.5” kit includes 12” 6Paks front and rear; the 5.5” kit sports 14” 6Paks on the front and 12” in the rear. Along with their “true” Dual Rate Coils (longer free length to stay in the bucket at full droop) the upgrade kit provides 5.5” more travel, better ride quality and a more on and off-road stability to your existing ride. Read More→

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Innovative New Design Created As A Result Of Enthusiast Feedback

Suwanee, Ga. (July 11, 2012) – Following feedback from Jeep® owners online, Omix-ADA®, a leading manufacturer of high-quality Jeep accessories, today announced the availability of the new, patent pending Rugged Ridge® Modular XHD Snorkel System for two and four-door Jeep Wrangler JK models from 2007-2011 with the 3.8L engine.

The new Modular XHD Snorkel System from Rugged Ridge is available in easily interchangeable high and low mounts and relocates the vulnerable stock air intake through an internal duct system just below the windshield. This new design provides optimum performance and protection as well as a great, integrated look. Installation requires only minor modifications to the internal fender flange and avoids the major cutting that other kits may require. Read More→

4" Jeep WJ Longarm Kit

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012


jeepDYERSBURG, TENNESSEE— The long awaited WJ 4″ Longarm Kit is a comprehensive package including everything needed for a great suspension lift while maintaining the vehicle’s crucial center of gravity. Upgrade your WJ and gain aggressive looks, extreme flex, and enough ride height to run up to 31″ tires. Make no mistake, this kit is designed to wheel, but with so many great components to promote great ride quality it makes for a perfect daily driver as well. The kit includes adjustable high-clearance X-Flex upper and lower control arms with Clevite bushings, featuring rebuildable X-Flex joints with Adjustable Retainer Rings and preloadable bushings. The kit also includes front and rear coil springs, a front adjustable track bar with drop bracket, ¼” thick steel crossmember, skid plate and sway bar disconnects. Outfitted with Rough Country’s Performance 2.2 shocks, this Longarm lift boasts both off-road prowess and a smooth highway ride. Read More→

Trail-GearFresno, CA-Trail-Gear, Inc. re-released their Rock Sliders for 1997-2006 Jeep Wranglers (TJ models) today (Friday, May 11, 2012). Trail-Gear has redesigned their TJ Rock Slider and is now offering them at a better price than before.
Rock Sliders or Rockers Guards are used to provide protection to the rocker panels of vehicles. Trail-Gear’s TJ Rocker Guards and TJ Rock Sliders have been developed specifically to work with the TJ model of Jeep Wrangler. Trail-Gear’s heavy duty Rocker Guards and Rock Sliders are designed to take a pounding from the rocks while keeping body damage to a minimum, allowing Jeeps to slide over or between rocks on even the hardest trails without damage. Trail- Gear’s TJ Rocker Guards are made from 3/16” heavy plate steel. The TJ Rock Sliders use the same 3/16” heavy plate steel with an added Rock Tube for additional side protection that can also be used as a step. The Rock Tubes are 1 ½” OD x .120 wall 1035 DOM tubing. Read More→

Boom MatAVON LAKE, OHIO (MAY 11, 2012) – Boom Mat, a division of Design Engineering, Inc. (DEI) and a leading brand of automotive performance acoustical and thermal insulation, introduces a new Jeep Wrangler Sound Deadening Headliner for 1997-2006 TJ models.  Riding in a Jeep is great fun except for the truck’s propensity for interior noise that makes it difficult to hear conversations or enjoy your stereo.  Now there is an easy solution. Boom Mat’s new Jeep Wrangler sound deadening headliner is a simple peel and stick kit that dresses up the interior of Jeep hard tops while minimizing annoying outside noise with high quality marine grade acoustical foam that resists mold and mildew insulating you from outside heat or cold with an R4 value.  With use, the headliner reduces noise levels 3 to 4 decibels.  This is a significant change in noise level that will make it easier to have conversations and enjoy your favorite music.  Read More→

EvolotionGermantown, WI May 1, 2012 – J.W. Speaker officially unveiled the latest addition to its extensive line of LED headlamps today. Dubbed the “8700 Evolution,” this 7” round LED headlamp builds upon the successes of their best-selling Model 8700 to suit an even wider range of vehicles. “The 8700 Evolution is the culmination of years of optical engineering and thermal management research, enabling J.W. Speaker to produce a LED headlamp that offers superior performance, durability and longevity – all in a smaller package,” says Dragan Popovich, Director of R&D at J.W. Speaker Corporation. The 8700 Evolution replaces the Model 8700 and possesses several key advantages compared to other LED headlamps available on the market today: Read More→

Replacement Doors Offer Unrestricted Open-Air Driving Capability

rugged ridgeSuwanee, Ga. (May 1, 2012) – Rugged Ridge, a leading manufacturer of high-quality Jeep® accessories, today announced the availability of Half Doors for 2007-2012 Jeep® Wrangler JK two and four-door models.

Rugged Ridge Half Doors enable Jeep® owners to add a new level of enjoyment to their vehicle by providing an open-air driving experience unachievable with the standard full-size doors. Off-road enthusiasts benefit even further, with added visibility, making spotting obstacles on the trail a much easier task. Additionally, Half Doors can be paired with optional Rugged Ridge Upper Soft Doors to fully protect your Jeep® from the elements. Read More→

No More Struggling with Soft Tops—The Push Of A Button Does it All

powertopSuwanee, Ga. (April 3, 2012) – Rugged Ridge, a division of Omix-Ada, has announced the introduction and availability of its first-everPowerTop™ for the 2007-2012 JK Jeep® Wrangler Unlimited. The result of extensive research and development, Rugged Ridge’s introduction of the hydraulic PowerTop™, adds to its catalog of more than 500 custom-designed products built specifically for Jeep vehicles.

The patent-pending Rugged Ridge PowerTop™ design allows the convertible soft-top structure to be lowered or raised in as little as five seconds with the simple push of a button, effectively eliminating the need to exit the vehicle during the onset of inclement weather. Read More→


Monday, February 20th, 2012


jkDYERSBURG, TENNESSEE— In a perfect world, JK owners would combine the durability and strength of a winch bumper with the affordability and low weight of a winch plate. Thanks to Rough Country, you can live in that world with the all-new JK Hybrid Stubby w/ Integrated Fog Light Mounts. Utilizing an innovative design scheme, Rough Country’s Research and Development Team  has produced a new type of winch bumper that borrows the best from both sides while remaining easy to install and easy on your wallet. Read More→

TJ Track Bar Relocation Bracket

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012


tjDYERSBURG, TENNESSEE— There’s an easier way to get the right angles after lifting your Jeep TJ, thanks to Rough Country’s new TJ Track Bar Bracket. This heavy duty bracket lets you keep your track rod in the stock location on the axle. Utilizing this bracket alleviates the task of drilling a new axle mount point so close to the original, meaning a faster and easier install with more peace of mind. This kit works perfectly with a stock track bar on a 4″ lift, or an adjustable, factory-style track bar on 6″ lifts. This kit also includes an extended pitman arm, allowing you to drop the drag link thus promoting a longer lifespan for tie rod ends – a common weak point on lifted Jeeps. Made with durable 1/4″ plate steel, the TJ Track Bar Bracket is ready to protect at all times, even under intense off-road action. This kit retails for $99.95
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