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A Million Mile Nissan Frontier

The venerable Nissan Frontier has a cult following that will be burgeoned by the recent news of a 2007 million mile truck. …

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The Ford Bronco is Back

The new 2021 Ford Bronco hearkens back to the early years, with a thoroughly modern and capable vehicle that actually lives up to the hype.…

The Hot Wheels Legends Tour

The Hot Wheels Legends Tour has returned! This year Hot Wheels hosted a virtual stop for the annual Hot Wheels Legends Tour to continue the search for the next fan-made Hot Wheels toy car.…

Roof Top Tent Reviews

The best roof top tent is out there, waiting for you to grab it and take it on an adventure of a lifetime. …

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Build a Garage Workshop on a Budget

Being on a budget shouldn't persuade you from building your dream garage workshop. You can still put together an awesome garage workshop, with gently used tools and storage equipment.…

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Los Angeles to Lake Tahoe Family Road Trip

Every year we make a Los Angeles to Lake Tahoe road trip. We avoid I-5 and take the scenic route on US Route 395 which runs along the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. Owens Valley is a…

The New GMC CarbonPro Bed Can Handle Your Toughest Cargo

  Is your truck bed hurricane proof? Well GMC decided that the best way to demonstrate the toughness of their new GMC CarbonPro Bed was to hurl objects hurled against it at hurricane speeds. They debuted this commercial during…

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The New Chevy Blazer

The Chevy Blazer is a crossover we actually like. It's bold styling and attitude make it an appealing alternative to the bland crossover landscape.…

2020 Toyota RAV4 TRD Off-Road

The best-selling Toyota RAV4 is now available in the coveted TRD trim. Is it as capable as a TRD 4Runner? No, but it is still setup to tackle most off-road terrain.…

2019 Honda Ridgeline Tailgate

The Honda Ridgeline Tailgate Is a Stunner

The Honda Ridgeline tailgate is the most innovative tailgate in the mid-size truck class or any truck class. Honda has put a lot of thought into your cargo and passengers, and it shows. …

How to Change Your Own Shocks

Replacing the shocks on your vehicle are an important piece of maintenance and fortunately it's a job that you can do yourself.…

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

The 2020 Corvette Stingray Is a Beast

The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray C8 is a major accomplishment for General Motors in engineering, performance, and accessibility. It's a beast that is tame enough for everyday driving.…

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The Pros and Cons of Rooftop Tents vs. Ground Tents

Rooftop tents are the gear of the moment, and for some they add instant credibility to their outdoor aspirations. But, does that mean everyone who enjoys camping should pony up the big bucks just so they can sleep 6…

Chevrolet Bolt EV Review

Chevrolet Bolt EV Review

With a range of 238 miles and hair-raising acceleration, the Chevy Bolt EV could be the electric car of your dreams.…

How to Prepare Your Car for Cold Weather

The experts at Meguiar’s and Prestone have compiled some super easy, cash-saving DIY tips to prep your car for the cold and poor driving conditions ahead!  …

The Ram Cave Winners

Ram Trucks just announced the three winners of their Ram Cave renovation contest…

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LA Auto Show Kicks Into High Gear

I missed the LA Auto Show but not this year. I attended the media only events yesterday and got a first look at the cars and trucks before the public which was nice as there was no bustling crowds…

Thule XSporter Truck Rack Review

My truck has handled transporting surfboards with just a simple tailgate pad, but when I picked up an 11′ Laird standup paddle board I knew my bed was too short and I need to get a truck rack. The…

Trucks of Tool Bloggers: Made in the USA

I’ve often shared my love for my Ford F150 and apparently I’m not alone. I took a quick survey of fellow tool bloggers who were more than eager to share their trucks with me and how they felt about…

2011 Light Duty Truck Showdown

Are you shopping for the ultimate work truck? The options on light-duty trucks keep growing to include increased comfort, power, and fuel-efficiency. We don’t hide our love for our 2001 F-150 which is still going strong but the 2011…

Transport Your Building Materials in Any Weather

If you’re hauling plywood or drywall in the back of your pickup or open trailer, it’s best if the materials stay dry and out of the elements. This can be a problem living in the Pacific Northwest or somewhere…