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Overland Classifieds :: 2015 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon with Ursa Minor Camper

Despite a long list of specifications, this 2015 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon maintains a clean and understated look. Prospective buyers will be drawn to the vehicle’s upgraded suspension components, lighting upgrades, a plethora of Goose Gear seat deletes and interior storage, and the Ursa Minor pop-up camper. Of course, the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon is renowned for…

Highlights from the 2021 Toyo Tires Trailpass Experience

Photography by Richard Giordano Toyo Tires hosted their free Trailpass event this past weekend at the Holcomb Valley Ranch, deep in the San Bernardino mountains of California. The site, located just above 7,000 feet, offered cold nights and warm days filled with a solid itinerary of workshops and outdoor activities. Catering to the outdoor, off-road,…

Overland Classifieds :: Tactical Application Vehicles’ 2018 Toyota Tundra with FiftyTen USA Camper

Built by Tactical Applications Vehicles, this 2018 supercharged Toyota Tundra with long-travel suspension screams comfort and off-pavement capability. Based on the TAV Stage 3 suspension system, the front consists of the Total Chaos Fabrication 2.5-inch long-travel system with secondary shock hoops, King 2.5-inch performance adjustable coilovers, and King 3.0-inch triple-bypass secondary shocks. TAV-spec Alcan progressive-rate…

Lindsey Vonn Tests Her Adventure Skills at the Land Rover TReK 2021 Off-road Competition

Olympian and Jaguar Land Rover ambassador Lindsey Vonn joined forces with mountaineer Hilaree Nelson and ESPN senior writer Alyssa Roenigk to test their technical driving, navigation, and team collaboration skills in Land Rover’s TReK 2021 off-road competition. This multi-day event is designed to educate and test US Land Rover retailer staff with a variety of…

Eye-Catching Vehicle Builds of Overland Expo West 2021

Photography by Richard Giordano After a hiatus in 2020, Overland Expo West was back in the saddle this past weekend with a busy event at Flagstaff’s Fort Tuthill County Park. Offering their usual jam-packed schedule of roundtables, educational sessions, trail rides, presentations, and vehicle walk-arounds, the Expo fairgrounds were also filled to the brim with…

The Fering Pioneer :: An Ultra-Long Range Utility Electric Vehicle from the F1 World

In 2019, former Ferrari and McLaren F1 engineer Ben Scott-Geddes put pen to paper, hoping to design an expedition vehicle capable of a 56,000-kilometer Pole to Pole overland circumnavigation through some of the harshest and remote terrains on the planet. One leg of the journey, from Canada to Russia, was particularly challenging and required a…

Featured Vehicle :: Makoventure’s 1982 Toyota Chinook 4×4 Conversion

Photography by Richard Giordano In a sea of Tacomas and rooftop tents, it’s always refreshing to spot a one-of-a-kind vehicle build. This 1982 Toyota Chinook 4×4 conversion is indeed unique, and like the Creature from Frankenstein, it is a composite of body parts grafted together and reanimated by the use of electricity, a ton of…