It's been a few weeks since our last First Gen Friday feature, but we have decided to start it up again as we have literally thousands of Toyota 4WD First Gens submitted by readers so we gotta get it going again. Not that anybody is complaining, we can never get enough of these beautiful mini trucks. They started many a off-road enthusiasts love for off roading and … [Read more...] about First Gen Friday (Yota For Sale)
First Gen Friday
Our weekly feature of our favorite Toyota First Gen 4WD Pickups submitted by users and found across the web. … [Read more...] about First Gen Friday
Truck Trend: The Carolina Lean or Truck Squat
What started a few years ago, possibly as a truck lift kit accident, with much criticism, has recently developed into quite a trend. Every now and then, on some of the truck forums or Facebook truck groups, you will find someone posting a pic of a truck or SUV that is leaning in the back, or looks somewhat overloaded. Sure enough, if the group is not a dedicated truck squat or … [Read more...] about Truck Trend: The Carolina Lean or Truck Squat
Leaf Springs Suck, or Not.
On paper, leaf spring suspension sucks. It is an old, outdated design, offers little articulation, bad ride quality, low approach and departure angles and minimal clearance under the axles. Always having only been good very carrying very heavy loads. In the real world however, leaf springs can be VERY different, and there is very good reason why the design has stood the … [Read more...] about Leaf Springs Suck, or Not.
Off-Road Winching Basics & Winch Buyers Guide
Always make sure you are more than one vehicle when wheeling, especially in remote locations. Even then, getting stuck off-roading in snow, sand, or something worse, make sure you have the right 4×4 winch with you. It will make recovery easier to carry on, or possibly be a life saver if you are stuck there alone without food or water. Without our best off road winch buyers … [Read more...] about Off-Road Winching Basics & Winch Buyers Guide