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4 Wheels and a Motor Content

  • Ever needed to use your Hi-Lift Jack on your Jeep but couldn’t find a suitable lift point? Still, have plastic or factory steel bumpers? Let me show you the SAM-U from JeepsNeeds. Who is JeepsNeeds? In their own words: In order to have more products that are made in the U.S.A, we at JeepsNeeds.com directly invent and […]
  • I know, two snow reviews so close together. Unfortunately snow was a rare occurrence the last two years and we had to maximize the weather we got. Fun factor and inclement weather traction. The Dick Capek Extreme Country tires have been a pleasant surprise. As an inexpensive tire, my expectations were low and my initial […]
  • It’s hard to believe we have been running the BFGoodrich KM3 for almost a year. Thankfully we have been able to get some snow testing in 2021 and we can finally provide some more feedback on the tires performance. You can check out our initial review of the KM3 at the link “BFGoodrich KM3 Mud-Terrain […]
  • The three big announcements for 2021 are the Hemi Wrangler, the new Grand Cherokee L, and the return of the Wagoneer nameplate. Here is what we think of both of them. 2021 392-Hemi Wrangler It’s probably wrong to hope that the 392 Wrangler is a dud. Starting with the estimated 70K MSRP to the fact […]
  • Choosing an exhaust for your vehicle can be exhausting! So many options for sound, materials, and routing a person can go crazy. Instead of making it easier, I am going to add another choice to the mix with a 3 pack of exhaust options from B2 Fabrication. Who are B2 Fabrication? B2 Fabrication is a […]

2 Wheels and a Motor Content

  • With an article talking about “Why I Don’t Group Ride” and also discussing “4 Tips on How to Group Ride the Right Way” the conversation felt incomplete. It was like a hanging chad in a Florida election or a John Madden explanation—something wasn’t quite right. That feeling wouldn’t go away and it stayed in the back of my subconscious,…
  • I’m such a hypocrite. I wrote a post about “Why I Don’t Group Ride” and then immediately left on a trip to do a tire launch that was a group ride. So much for sticking to my rules. It’s part of the job, however, so here are some pointers if you are going to go…
  • Hanging out with friends and taking in an event that is full of bikes, good food while meeting new people is always a blast. Often events try to turn all of this into a group ride—taking what was a really great time and turning it into a parade lap that ends in despair. What defines a…
  • Back in 2014, I had an opportunity to sit down and speak with Max McAllister the owner of Traxxion Dynamics in Woodstock, GA. Traxxion Dynamics was started in 1999 to serve riders with top-notch suspension products and tuning services.  We did a little Q&A to go over some questions and theories that came out of…