Miscellaneous Truck & SUV News and Views

Bestop Powerboards are All You Need
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AUG
20
You can easily step in and out of your truck or Jeep with Bestop powerboard. Bestop powerboard is built tougher than any powerboard on the market. It is manufactured using 6.25 inches wide extruded aluminum and features a non-slip texture and an anti-powder coating finish. Furthermore, this powerboard is strong enough to hold up to 600 Ibs in every side. What is more? Because it is rigorously tested and fully weatherproofed, Bestop powerboard is ideal for different types of weather.
Jeremy McGrath/Fuel Offroad Tires Wins First Podium Finish of 2014
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OCT
02
Jeremy McGrath who has had over 100 career wins went to the 10th round of the Lucas Oil Off Road series with high hopes after qualifying 4th during round 9
Popular Truck Accessories for the Serious Off Roaders
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AUG
04
Off roading can be fun if you have the right accessories fitted on your truck. The five accessories preferred by most off road enthusiasts include winches, lift kits, off road wheels, truck bed mats, and bed covers. Most truck owners prefer these accessories as they are affordable and easy to find. These accessories are used to enhance the looks of the truck and make it perfect for all off road adventures.
Step Out in Style with the Bestop Jeep PowerBoard
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OCT
01
The Bestop PowerBoard is an automatic board that makes entry and exit into lifted Jeeps easier by extending to meet your foot when the truck door opens and retracting underneath the truck when the door closes. Now with advanced wireless function, it is a stylish, convenient and affordable accessory.
The Top Selling Pickup Trucks in the United States
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SEP
03
Pickup trucks come in all shapes and sizes and determining which ones are the best is a difficult process. Below we have compiled a list of some of the top selling pickup trucks in the United States to help you and other drivers determine which one is the best. The list looks at the sales figures for the trucks from January 1990 to December 2011.
Today's Wildest Off-Road Destinations
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MAY
01
Off-roaders out there know the importance of having a jacked up truck. Lift kits, monster wheels, deep tread tires... they need it all. But what good is any of that if they don't have the proper outlet. Luckily for you, we know all of the inside information on today's wildest off-road parks. Come check out the full scoop here.
Truck Covers USA's Tonneau Covers Make Truck Bed Access Hassle Free
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AUG
18
Truck Covers USA firmly believe in the magic of retractable covers. Who wouldn’t want a cover that’s fully automated to open and close with the tug of a hooked strap? They are neat and they are time efficient. They open as easily as a garage door but even quicker. Truck Cover’s USA have gone the full mile with their cover and made them compatible with all the main truck makes in the U.S.
Understanding Metal Lugz Spiked Lug Nuts
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SEP
17
Meta Lugz Spiked Lug Nuts are the perfect wheel accessories for those who want a mean and aggressive look. These lug nuts protrude out of the wheels and they are spiked for the ultimate rugged look. They are made using steel and not aluminium or plastic to ensure the look you get is unmatched. These lug nuts support a wide range of wheels with different lug patterns and thread sizes.
The Internet Is Cutting Out the Mechanic and Saving People Thousands of Dollars
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NOV
26
Don’t get fooled the next time that you go to a mechanic. They will try and convince you that a complete overhaul of your engine is in the cards. This, however, is probably not true. With mechanics being so deceptive, what should you do? Come check out our article and find out the answer.

Ron Burgundy Dodge Durango Ads Are a Huge Hit
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OCT
18
Ron Burgundy and the Dodge Durango publicity has been spreading like wild fire. Much of this has to do with their new ad campaign featuring Will Ferrell. The pair have filmed over 70 commercials, all of which will be released in the near future. To check out the full scoop and see some of the released footage, check out our article.
Tesla Makes a Hard Push to Put Autopilot Cars on the Road
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SEP
23
Auto pilot cars have been talked about for years; they’ve always been associated as a futuristic novelty. But now, these cars are in the works to become a reality. Companies like Tesla and Google are making huge pushes to bring autopilot cars here within the next 3 years. Come check out more.
The End of the Classic Volkswagen Microbus
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AUG
29
Last week, it was announced that Volkswagen will be stopping production on the classic Volkswagen Microbus. So, we at 4 Wheel Online decided to take a moment to pay homage to one of the most classic automobiles of the 20th century.
Elio Motors 3 Wheel Cars Will Be Hitting the Road in 2014
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AUG
26
Forty years ago, people wouldn’t have believed that every person would have their own personal phone on their hip with access to all of the information in the world. But today, here we are with all of that, and it’s only going to get crazier. Next year, we will be saying hello to the latest automotive innovation: fully capable 3 wheeled vehicles. Check out all of the Elio Motors details here.
Trucks Keep Getting Bigger ‘n’ Bolder
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AUG
26
Pickup trucks are the #1 bestselling vehicle in the US and this popularity is forcing the manufacturers to rethink the way they design them. Pickup drivers want a bigger, bolder look to their pickup, and that’s exactly what the next generation of pickups will look like: the new Ford F-150, due next year, is expected to look very different. We look at the pickups of tomorrow.
Truck Farms – Not the Average Way to Customize a Truck!
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AUG
26
Feeling like fixing up your pickup? There are plenty of ways to customize your ride and give it a personal touch, but turning your pickup into a farm?... It might sound like a strange thing to do, but at 4WheelOnline we’re not afraid of a bit of the strange. So we salute the daring people who take customizing their pickups to a whole new level, even if it’s a truck farm!
Diesels and Dollars: Is Diesel Power Worth It?
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AUG
15
Unparalleled reliability, easy to maintain and cheap to run… with characteristics like this it’s strange that diesel engines have taken the back seat to their petrol powered rivals for so long. But today the diesel is rising in popularity thanks to its bulletproof dependability and outstanding fuel economy. The greater power and torque produced by a diesel engine is also making them very popular in the truck and 4x4 world.
Top Truck Tips for Summer
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AUG
14
Get ready for summer with our top truck tips and make the most of the vacation season. Whether you’re travelling far with the family or just taking friends on a day out, your pickup offers far more scope for fun than a car. We’re put together a few top truck tips to help you enjoy summer to the max, so read on, then load up, ship out and get the best out of the summertime.
SEMA News and Updates
EMA has been around for forty seven years, originally starting off as the Speed Equipment Manufacturers Association. During the first SEMA show, hot rod and muscle car fanatics gathered in the basement of Dodger Stadium to talk shop. Now, SEMA- which has been renamed to the Specialty Equipment Market Association and been relocated to Las Vegas- has grown into an automotive and business juggernaut.