Off-roading

Ford F-150

From work truck to Raptor<p><b>We Like:</b> The breadth of range from work truck to Raptor, 10-speed auto, and Pro Trailer Backup Assist<p><b>We Don’t Like:</b> The aging six-speed auto and placement of off-road button on Raptor steering wheel<p>Ford ushered in the aluminum-bodied F-150 for the 2015 model year and said, …

Trucks

Mahindra & Mahindra to Build Off-Road Vehicles in Michigan

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., an Indian auto and tractor maker, plans to build rugged off-road vehicles at a small factory north of Detroit, a potential step toward the company's bigger goal of selling cars in the U.S.<p>The move, announced Monday, is expected to result in more than 100 new production …

Transportation

Chevrolet Colorado ZR2

A game-changer in its segment<p><b>We Like:</b> Go-anywhere, do-anything off-road capability; great on-road manners<p><b>We Don’t Like:</b> Gone-hunting gearbox<p>If there were a dark horse candidate for this year’s Truck of the Year title, it would’ve been the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2.<p>The Colorado has won the Calipers …

Trucks

1997 Honda XR400R vs Kawasaki KLX300R comparison review

We’re willing to bet that most off-road enthusiasts are acutely aware of this by now, but in case you haven’t heard, two-stroke off-road vehicles …

Why is this catalytic converter supplier smiling?

BASF bullish despite rise of EVs<p>In a world of rising calls for zero-emission vehicles, cleaner burning engines and shared vehicles, what does BASF's …

Energy

2018 Jaguar E-Pace First Drive Review: The No-Brainer Jaguar

With its new compact-luxury SUV, Jag leaps into the industry’s most competitive segment<p>There was a certain inevitability to the Jaguar E-Pace. With its midsized F-Pace, Jaguar’s first ever SUV, powering an 80-plus percent increase in global sales for the storied British brand over the past year, …

Trucks

PlayStation Store Black Friday Early Access Starts for PS+ Members

Much like Microsoft, Sony has kicked off Black Friday early for select players. And just like the Xbox deals, there’s some great savings to be had …

Black Friday

Roush Teams Up RPG Off-Road to Make Ultimate Ford Raptor

Now the Ford Raptor's capability has no bounds.<p>Roush<p>It is hard to find any car enthusiast who doesn't have a soft spot for the Ford Raptor. Not only …

Trucks

Photos: the faces of the 2017 Living History Farms cross country race

Darth Vader and the Stormtroopers from the Sith Empire strike back at the 39th annual off-road race at Living History Farms in Urbandale on Saturday, …

Des Moines

The Sunday Social with George Clarke

George Clarke, architect and TV presenter, is famous for his amazing spaces and boundless positivity – but he's also a complete motorcycle obsessive …

Motorcycles

Jaguar’s E-Pace is the small cat expected to sell big

The E-Pace is expected to build on the success of Jaguar’s first ever SUV, the bigger F-Pace, and win over a new breed of family buyers to the firm.

Personal Finance (UK)

Around the world from Truro to Truro

TRURO — A Guatemalan street dog, a 1990s Land Rover and the open road — for the past six years, this has been Benjy Davenport’s life. In April of …

Canadian News

Former MotoGP winner Spies considers comeback to racing

One-time MotoGP race winner Ben Spies says he is considering a comeback to racing – but admits having had four years on the sidelines means any …

Motorsport

Review: Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 is an off-road beast

The 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 is an off-road beast with midsize dimensions — a rarity among pickups that’s ripe for a loyal following.<p>The Colorado ZR2's dimensions give it a smaller footprint than serious off-road trucks, which are mostly full-sizers (think Ford F-150 Raptor or Ram 1500 Rebel). …

Trucks

United Heroes League & MN Vikings | Polaris Off-Road

ADAM THIELEN<p>MINNESOTA VIKINGS, #19 WR<p><i>“We can never truly repay our active military members for the sacrifices they make on our behalf, but it’ can be</i> …

Adam Thielen

Will 2018 Be Polaris Industries' Best Year Yet?

Polaris has recovered from some operational missteps and may be ready to grow again.<p><b>Polaris Industries Inc.</b> (NYSE:PII) has been up and down over the …

Stocks

Book explains why we ride

If you ever needed any motivation to ride or reasons to counter critics who say you have a death wish, this book on why we ride is a must.<p>We all …

Car tax evasion triples after scrapping of paper discs

The number of drivers evading car tax is estimated to have trebled after the government scrapped paper tax discs on vehicles, official figures show.<p>Some 755,000 vehicles failed to pay vehicle excise duty this year, the Department for Transport admitted, the highest evasion rate in a decade.<p>An …

Fraud

The Most Questionable 4×4’s of SEMA 2017

Whether you’re into custom campers, classic four-wheel drives like Broncos and Power-Wagons, or awesome new concepts like the AEV Chevrolet ZR2, the …

Adventure Travel

Found: 5 Vintage Off-Roaders in Honor of the 50th Baja 1000

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> We love scouring the internet for reasons to spend money we don’t have on cars we daydream about owning, and these are our picks this …

Trucks

Lamborghini Could Make a Hardcore RWD Huracan Superleggera

If Lambo's new SUV, the Urus, is a success, there could be big changes in store for the Huracan.<p>Lamborghini isn't done with the Huracan yet. Our colleagues at <i>Car and Driver</i> report that Lamborghini is putting a hardcore, rear-drive Huracan "Superleggera" into production to sit alongside the …

Trucks

2018 Land Rover Discovery

As Land Rover finalizes a move away from its old body-on-frame SUVs, some worry its newest models won’t have the same rugged feel and off-road …

Trucks

9 Alternatives to the 2018 Audi Q3

<b>The Audi Q3 Doesn’t Do Well in Our Rankings. Is There a Better Option for You?</b><p>The luxury subcompact SUV category is small but growing, and the 2018 …

Autos

Bollinger B1 electric SUV hits the unbeaten path

The Bollinger B1 made a splash when it debuted this past summer. The company's founder, Robert Bollinger, said the B1 is the first no-nonsense, fully …

Norton 650cc Scrambler Concept Revealed

Norton’s new 650cc parallel-twin engine will power a range of motorcycles.The motorcycles will come with ABS, traction control and other modern …

Motorcycles

Hennessey Velociraptor 6×6

LinkAn insane version of the Ford F-150 Raptor, packing a souped-up 600 horsepower twin-turbo V6, 20″ beadlock wheels, chunky off-road tires, custom …

Trucks

How to go from triathlon to duathlon

<b>BUILD THOSE BRICKS</b><p>The key to duathlon training is a weekly or fortnightly brick session. This can be: run-to-bike, bike-to-run or run/bike/run. The …

Triathlons

Ford patents autonomous off-roading technology

Imagine yourself off-roading in your pickup and traversing through some formidable terrain. Suddenly, you come across a tough hill that could …

Canadian News

The amount of time North East commuters spend travelling each year is revealed

North East commuters now spend the equivalent of an extra day’s travelling over the year compared to a decade ago, according to research.<p>Released on …

Commuting

Bill Zacharkiw: Before judging a wine, try to understand it

I was leading a tasting recently where a participant was sampling a wine style she had never tried. The southern Rhône white was rich and textured, …

Canadian News