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Great Reasons For Owning A Train Horn

Great Reasons For Owning A Train Horn

 

With the popularity of off-roading on the rise, truck drivers have a mounting responsibility to make sure that their trucks are equipped with the proper safety features. A train horn is one of the best accessories to help prevent accidents and injury to drivers, bystanders, and wildlife. Below are the top four train horn uses for drivers. 

1) A horn is needed to warn other vehicles...

5 Common Off-Road Myths BUSTED!

Off-roading is insanely popular and as with anything that’s popular, myths on what is better and what can/can’t hurt your truck abound. Most of these come from old timers that had a certain way of doing things and argued against any other ideas, but some are newer and come from a simple lack of understanding about the sport.

There are hundreds of myths big and small out there...

Party Extreme With the RedBull Party Trucks

RedBull is known for being pretty extreme in their love of extreme sports and partying, and recently they decided to put these two loves together and make the party a little more, well, extreme.

Just because you’re down the trail and miles away from the nearest paved road doesn’t mean you have to rely on your truck’s speakers for the music if you’re with RedBull that is.

Along...

The 700-Horsepower Hellcat Grand Cherokee is Really Happening

The latest installment of Jeep’s Grand Cherokee SUV is possibly the best one yet. With a solid frame, great options, and sleek yet functional looks, it’s a big win for Chrysler. So how do you improve on something that’s already great? Well, Jeep did that when they released the Tailhawk edition, making a good thing better, but how do you step past that?

If you’re Jeep you make...

5 Tips for Off-Roading Safely

Off-roading is one of those things that can be started without too much experience, but can quickly become dangerous and costly. Inexperience with driving off-road can lead to damage to your truck as well as injuries to yourself, which are fairly hard to treat when you’re miles from the nearest ER.

To help you out, we’ve collected five tips for off-roading safely. From knowing your truck...

Trucks 101: How a Turbo Works

How do you make a car or truck faster without making the engine larger? Well, over the years this question has been answered in a variety of ways. Carburetors were replaced with fuel injection, clearances inside of engines were reduced, and better oils were conceived. While all of these are great ways to get more out of less, nothing has been better than the tried and true turbocharger...

The Hilux is Back for 2016 In a Big Way

Sold in over 180 countries, the Toyota Hilux is more than your typical truck. Touted by many (Top Gear UK included) as the toughest truck in the world, the Hilux is known for being nearly indestructible with rock-solid reliability.

The Hilux started its life in 1968 with the first generation N10. From here the truck has gone through seven generations and a few updates for specific markets. The...

The Ariel Nomad is the Off-Road Buggy You’ve Always Wanted

When talking about fun off-road, most people think about big 4x4s or maybe lifted Jeeps, but there’s a class of off-roading vehicles out there that while not seen very often are tons of fun and look pretty cool, too. The idea of an off-road buggy is far from new, and dune buggies have been around for quite some time, but the new Ariel Nomad is as close...

Check Out This Toyota Tundra You Definitely Want to Take Camping

The key to building a solid overland truck is starting with the right base vehicle. In the case of Cris Cornette, the base truck is a 2014 Toyota Tundra. Easily one of the best full-size trucks on the market today, this Tundra will have a much more interesting life than most ever will.

The objective was simple: Create an overlanding truck that’s capable of traveling off-road while having...