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Story | Project Hi-Vis on the Trans-America Trail

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It’s easy to spot Brad Self’s orange 2013 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited on the trail — or anywhere, really. The distinctive paint also happens to be his rig’s namesake: Project Hi-Vis. Here, the U.S. Navy veteran tells us about his 2017 overlanding experience on the Trans-America Trail.

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Story | EJS 2018: Ladies Offroad Experience

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Charlene Bower and the Ladies Offroad Network hosted a meet-and-greet at the Garage with special guest and groundbreaking racer Jessi Combs. Along with product demos and hands-on instruction on Hi-Lift jacks, changing tires, Pull Pal, and Warn Industries winches, Bower announced the 3rd annual Ladies Offroad Challenge.

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Story | EJS 2018: Ladies Offroad Fun Run

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With Easter Jeep Safari winding down, we met up with Charlene Bower and a small posse of women from her Ladies Offroad Network for an afternoon fun run through the Sand Flats Recreation Area.

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Story | Robin's 2017 Toyota Tacoma TRD

Posted on / Posted by Robin Brooks

While we were in Moab for Easter Jeep Safari, we ran into Robin Brooks. You might recognize her from last year, when we met her at Texas Unlimited Off-Road Expo. Driving the obstacle course at Texas Motor Speedway was her first off-road experience behind the wheel, and since then, her passion for leaving pavement has only grown.

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Story | Dirt Every Day

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We caught up with Fred Williams, an auto journalist and TV show host with Dirt Every Day and The Motor Trend Network, at the Garage in Moab, Utah, during Easter Jeep Safari. He’s got a long history with BFGoodrich, a unique perspective on off-roading, and some fightin’ words for the guys driving on tarmac.

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Story | Baja: Glory, Heartache, and Adventure

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Baja champion and Hollywood stuntman Rich Minga owes the highlights of his life to off-roading and racing in the desert. But those moments of triumph have also given way to heartbreak and loss. Now, with decades of experience, Minga is rediscovering the joy of being in Baja.

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Story | The Crosstrek Desert Racer

Posted on / Posted by Cody Woodruff

Subaru has a rich history in rally and rallycross, but it’s not necessarily a name you’d associate with desert racing. However, when Dustin and Parker Grabowski of Grabowski Brothers Racing decided to build a Class 5 Unlimited car, they wanted to push the envelope. They partnered with Crawford Performance and built a Subaru-powered beast. Cody Woodruff, the marketing manager for both Grabowski Brothers and Crawford Performance, took a moment to tell us about this unique racecar.

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Story | Don’s 1988 Jeep Grand Wagoneer

Posted on / Posted by Don Scott

When we met Don Scott at Easter Jeep Safari 2018, we’d heard his Grand Wagoneer on classic BFGoodrich® All-Terrain T/A KOs was a little different. As it turns out, this advocate for bio-diesel had stuffed a Cummins 4BT diesel into the engine bay. Here’s what he had to say about his passion for Jeeping and the benefits of bio-diesel.

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Story | Canguro Racing

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There are professional race teams — you know, the ones with million-dollar race trucks and multi-million-dollar support budgets — and then there are the professional amateurs. These are the guys who — by hook or by crook — will find a way to race because being with friends, being in Baja, and competing against other knuckleheads, is absolutely the very best use of their precious time and hard-earned money. Canguro Racing is one such team of professional amateurs.

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Story | Nancy’s 2017 Subaru Outback

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Although Nancy Vu dated a gearhead for over a decade before marrying him, she didn’t have a deep interest in cars until a major life milestone forced her to reconsider her transportation: motherhood. A minivan was out of the question, which is how she decided on her 2017 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited.

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Story | Grant’s 2017 Mercedes Sprinter 4x4

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Grant Wilson’s automotive interests run the gamut. He built the world’s first V8-powered Exomotive Exocet. He also started OffroadSubaru.com and built — in his estimation — “the most badass 2015 Outback” with custom steel bumpers and swing out. He also fabricated an entire aluminum flatbed for his Tacoma to fit a Four Wheel Camper like a glove. And now, he builds badass vans.

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Story | Philip’s 2016 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk

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The Jeep Renegade is not the first vehicle that comes to mind when off-roading is a priority. But for Philip, making the uncommon choice is a regular occurrence, and so far, Mavis the Trailhawk has more than proven her worth.

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Story | Marlon’s 2016 Subaru Crosstrek

Posted on / Posted by Marlon Chopra

Marlon Chopra had the great fortune to graduate from university into the Great Recession. With jobs in short supply, he ended up applying to positions all over the country, which in turn led to a journey all across the United States. From his home state of New Jersey, to New York, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Oregon, Utah, Louisiana, and his current home of Minnesota, this teacher has kept true to his passion for all things automotive.

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Story | In Focus: Vincent Knakal // Mad Media

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If we’re honest with ourselves, we all want visual proof when we really send it. All the better to brag, share, and marvel at the things we do. We’re celebrating that with In Focus, a series with the pro photographers and videographers that document the off-road world. Today, we're talking with Vincent Knakal, a Mad Media ambassador for bad-assery.

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Story | In Focus: Art Eugenio // GETSOMEphoto

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If we’re honest with ourselves, we all want visual proof when we really send it. All the better to brag, share, and marvel at the things we do. We’re celebrating that with In Focus, a series with the pro photographers and videographers that document the off-road world. Today, we’ve got Art Eugenio of GETSOMEphoto joining the fray.

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Story | Rachel's 2018 Subaru Crosstrek

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For Rachel Letherby, a brand new Subaru Crosstrek was a fresh start — one that’s now equipped to handle adventuring in the Pacific Northwest.

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Story | Richard’s 1993 Toyota Land Cruiser FZJ80

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A Jeep color on a Land Cruiser? That might be blasphemy to purists, but when it looks this good, we’re inclined to give it a pass. Richard Ritter de Monredont was inspired to build this orange Land Cruiser — appropriately named Clementine — by a special edition orange Land Cruiser created by Toyota for Fun Race 4x4, a Venezuelan rally. He and his copilot Angie Magnole now adventure across the country in comfort in this eye-catching rig.

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Story | Rough Automobiles

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We’d be in heaven if we had a collection of cars as extensive as Simon Danielsson. He can lay claim to 13 vehicles — mostly rugged trucks — of unique provenances. There’s the firetruck Land Rover Defender 110, a former Swedish troop carrier, a Unimog, and even a former Volvo bus used by the Swedish national bomb squad. Even better? Most of them — the ones that don’t require specialized tires — run BFGs. Here’s how Simon got into collecting these rough automobiles.

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Story | Jayro’s 2014 Polaris RZR XP4 1000

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There’s performance to go with looks on Jayro Rodriguez’s Polaris RZR.

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Story | In Focus: Larry Chen

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If we’re honest with ourselves, we all want visual proof when we really send it. All the better to brag, share, and marvel at the things we do. We’re celebrating that with In Focus, a series with the pro photographers and videographers that document the off-road world. Today, we’ve got arguably the most recognizable name in motorsports and automotive culture photography joining us: Larry Chen.

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Story | Basil’s 2017 Ford Raptor

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Basil Khaja’s walk from the parking lot to his office is a long one. He’s an automotive engineer for a major auto manufacturer in Detroit, and his 2017 Ford Raptor is a competitor’s vehicle. But he loves his Raptor so much, you won’t see much griping from him: “I have no regrets.”

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Story | David’s 2017 Toyota Tundra SR5 CrewMax

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Reliability isn’t just an engine, a well-engineered bracket, or a bulletproof transmission. It’s a big-picture kind of thing. David Barlow wanted that kind of dependability, and that’s what he’s getting with his Toyota Tundra on BFGoodrich® Mud-Terrain T/A KM2s.

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Story | Art's 1994 Ford Bronco XLT

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You've already seen Art Eugenio's work with GETSOMEphoto. As it turns out, it's hard to chase races without a capable rig of your own, and Art has that in the form of his Ford Bronco — all trimmed out in BFGoodrich® goodness.

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Story | The Keen Project

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If you’ve been on the internet in the last few years, you’re aware of what Keen builds. He’s the originator of the Safari 911 trend, where Porsche 911s are built into off-road, rally-inspired machines.

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Story | Trevor’s 2012 Jeep Wrangler

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When Trevor Campbell traded his Audi S4 for a lifted Jeep, he thought he had it made. Little did he know that his new off-roader would live up to the old Jeep adage: Just Empty Every Pocket.

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Story | Sarah and Aaron’s 2017 Subaru Crosstrek

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Sarah and Aaron Tuttle are what you expect out of a Subaru-loving couple that lives in the Pacific Northwest: they’re active, outdoorsy adventurers. But once they swapped their stock tires for BFGoodrich® All-Terrain T/A KO2s, they discovered a whole new dimension of the outdoors for exploring.

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Story | Race Report: Jack Olliges

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Jack Olliges is all of ten years old, but he’s got racing in his blood. His father, Steve Olliges, has over 30 class wins and seven championship titles across the SCORE International and Best in the Desert racing series. It was only natural that Jack would want to get in on the action when an opportunity to race with his dad came up at the Laughlin Desert Classic.

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Story | Alex's 2018 Jeep Wrangler JLU Rubicon

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Alexander Gallagher is still learning what he and his Jeep can accomplish, but one thing’s for sure: with BFGoodrich® Mud-Terrain T/A KM2 tires, his Jeep already has the right shoes for the job.

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Story | SubieFest 2018

Posted on / Posted by Thomas Kruger

Thomas Kruger’s Hot Wheels-inspired STi has already made an appearance on the Garage before, but he’s not limiting his passion to the tarmac. Kruger tapped into the burgeoning off-road Subaru community when he built his overland Outback and helped organize one of the largest Subaru gatherings the West Coast has ever seen.

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Story | Jason’s 1996 Toyota 4Runner SR5

Posted on / Posted by Opt Offroad

This 1996 Toyota 4Runner has been Jason Harbert and his wife Kristen’s trusty companion for years and years. In that time, it’s evolved from an occasional off-roader into a fully built rock crawler with tons of character.

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Story | Gon’ Dirtin’

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Karissa and Linhbergh are regulars in the automotive industry, which means they have plenty of experience with all the gear and equipment out there. But for their 1999 Mitsubishi Montero, they chose BFGoodrich® All-Terrain T/A KO2 tires for one simple reason: they wanted the best.

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Story | Madison's 2018 Jeep Wrangler JLU Sport

Posted on / Posted by Madison Mead

Jeeping wasn’t a choice for Madison — she was born into it! She grew up riding around in her family’s two 1989 Jeep Scramblers, and that’s translated into a JKU, and now, a 2018 JL.

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Story | Bryan’s 2017 Subaru Crosstrek

Posted on / Posted by Pooper Duck

New Jersey isn’t what most people think of when it comes to off-roading, and Bryan Grosinski didn’t buy his Hyper Blue Crosstrek with the intention of taking it off-road. But as it often happens with the Subaru community, in for a penny, in for a pound.

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Story | Jake’s 1947 Willys CJ2A

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Jake Johnson’s little red Jeep may have all the aesthetics of a vintage off-roader, but he’s built it into a capable machine perfectly at home on trails modern Jeeps tackle.

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Story | Wild Man

Posted on / Posted by GoTheWild

Andrew Barber loves the mystery of the wilderness, and his 2008 Jeep Wrangler is his preferred method for investigating. He spends his time outdoors, all over Vermont (and the rest of New England), but he’s got his sights set on bigger adventures in the future.

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