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OMIX-ADA CELEBRATES 20 YEARS IN THE JEEP® BUSINESS BY COMMITTING $200,000 TO CHARITY IN 2013

Leading Manufacturer of Jeep® Parts and Accessories Commits Charitable Donations to Social, Medical and Off-Road Industry Causes Suwanee, Ga. (October 31, 2012) – Omix-ADA®, a leading manufacturer of high-quality Jeep®, truck and off-road parts, accessories and floor liners today announced it is celebrating its 20th anniversary by donating $200,000 to a variety of …
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RUGGED RIDGE INTRODUCES NEW BOWLESS XHD SOFT TOP WITH DOOR SURROUND FOR 1997-2006 JEEP® TJ WRANGLER

Unique Design Eliminates Bulky OE Frame and Hardware Suwanee, Ga. (October 30, 2012) – When the time comes for Jeep® owners to replace their vehicle’s aging soft top, they’refaced with the daunting task of choosing a proper replacement. Omix-ADA®, a leading manufacturer of high-quality Jeepaccessories, has now made this long-difficult decision much easier for Jeep owners with the availability of its new RuggedRidge Bowless XHD Soft Top with Door Surround for 1997-2006 Jeep TJ Wrangler.
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NEW RUGGED RIDGE XHD HIGH CLEARANCE BUMPER ENDS FOR JEEP® ‘07-‘13 JK WRANGLER NOW AVAILABLE

New Ends Increase Options On Rugged Ridge’s Popular XHD BumperSystem Suwanee, Ga. (October 30, 2012) – Rugged Ridge, makers of the original modular bumper, today announced theintroduction of all-new high clearance bumper ends for its XHD Bumper System. With the success of the modular systemsince it was first introduced in 2008, Rugged Ridge understood that giving customers additional options would be a good decision. Rugged Ridge’s new addition to the XHD Steel Modular Bumper Systemoffers additional clearance for trail obstacles and oversize tires, while alsooffering a unique appearance. In fact, the new bumper ends match upperfectly with OE fender flares and offer a European-influenced style byclosing the normal gap between the bumper and the flares.
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Rugged Ridge Expands Line of XHD Snorkel Systems For ’12-’13 JK Jeep

Innovative Modular Design Now Available for 3.6L V6 Equipped 2012-2013 Jeep Wrangler JK Suwanee, Ga. (October 30, 2012) – Following the overwhelming feedback from Jeep® owners online and the success of theRugged Ridge® Modular XHD Snorkel System for 2007-2011 Jeep Wrangler JK 3.8L V6,  Omix-ADA®,  today announced the availability of its new, patent pending Rugged Ridge Modular XHD Snorkel System for two and four-door Jeep Wrangler JK models from 2012-2013 equipped with the 3.6L V6 Pentastar engine. The new Modular XHD Snorkel System is available in easily interchangeable high and lowmounts, and relocates the vulnerable stock air intake through an internal duct system justbelow the windshield. This new design provides optimum performance and protection aswell as a great look over existing, more conspicuous options. Installation requires onlyminor modifications to the internal fender flange and avoids the major cutting that other kitsmay require.
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EnerSys® Launches ODYSSEY® Performance Series™ Batteries at the 2012 SEMA Show

Manufacturer of the ODYSSEY® battery introduces new product line READING, Pa. (Oct. 31, 2012) – EnerSys®, manufacturer of the ODYSSEY®battery, today unveiled its new ODYSSEY® Performance Series™ line of batteries during a press conference at the 2012 SEMA Show at booth 24967 in Central Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Designed with the …
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RUGGED RIDGE IMPROVES ‘07-’13 JEEP® JK WRANGLER STYLING AND DURABILITY WITH NEW ALUMINUM HOOD LATCHES

Bolt-On Replacements Are Designed To Outperform Original HoodLatches Suwanee, Ga. (October 30, 2012) –  Rugged Ridge, a leading manufacturer of high-quality Jeep accessories, todayannounced the release of its all-new billet aluminum Hood Latch Kits for 2007-2013 Jeep® JK Wrangler. An age-old problem for Jeep owners, factory hood latches degradeover time and fail causing hoods to rattle or even become unsecuredwhile driving. After extensive research and countless hours of testingand evaluation, Rugged Ridge has developed its all-new aluminumHood Latch Kit to outperform where the original latches fall short.Constructed from high strength aluminum, each Kit features anadjustable tension rod to guarantee a long-lasting, precise fit on any2007-2013 JK Wrangler.
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Credit for Off Road Race Wins Goes to RCV Performance Products Ultimate CV Axles for Ford Twin Traction Beam Suspension

Loves Park, IL: “The reliability of RCV CV axles for the Ford TTB allows us to take wins, and finish on the podium more consistently than ever before” states 2012 Traxxas Torc Series Formula 4×4 Champion Brad LaMarche. “We were facing a problem breaking the u-joints and axle shafts on our …
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Royal Purple Introduces All-New Max-Clean Fuel System Treatment

3-in-1 Fuel Additive Keeps New Engines Clean and Improves Vehicle Performance Porter, TX. (October 25, 2012) – High performance lubricant manufacturer, Royal Purple, today announced the introduction of its newest product, Max-Clean®. Max-Clean is a state-of-the-art fuel system treatment that cleans injectors, restores fuel economy and reduces both engine buildup …
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TRAIL-GEAR RELEASES MORE TRAIL SPIKES AND INDIVIDUAL ARB REPLACEMENT PARTS

Fresno, CA-In response to customer requests Trail-Gear, Inc. has expanded their Trail Spike product line with the addition of Trail Spikes sized for smaller tubing and released a variety of ARB products for sale individually beginning Friday, October 19th. “Along with the success and popularity of the 1.75-inch O.D. tubing Trail Spikes, …
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Frana Transforms Short-Course Racer into Rock Racer for TREC Season Finale

Loves Park, IL (October 12, 2012) – After a great run at a MAORA race in Marengo, Indiana, John Frana and his RCV Performance/”the Official” Brand Name Prescription Card/Sway-A-Way/Rooster Synthetics/Frana Vehicles Honda-powered AWD Super Buggy headed to the Badlands Off-Road Park in Attica, Indiana for the TREC season finale. TREC, …
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Metalcloak Adds TJ/LJ to its List of “Game-Changing” Suspension Offerings

Rancho Cordova, CA   October 2, 2012  After the critical acclaim for the JK “Game Changer” Suspension System featuring the revolutionary 6Pak(TM) Shocks (Patent Pending #61/520,240) and Duroflex(TM) Joints (Patent Pending #13/368,570), many wondered what Metalcloak would come out with next. The answer: A Game Changer for the TJ.