The 2015 Reno Expo included four exciting shows: The Reno Off-Road & Motorsports Expo, the Reno Boat & Recreation Show, the Reno Spring Home & Garden Show and the Reno Pet Show. There's something for everyone—from toddlers to seniors. Join us as we tour the four shows in HD video. Make sure you attend next year. Discount tickets available through Lockett Shows at www.lockettshows.com and the magazine at www.4WDmechanix.com.
On September 27th, the N4WDA sponsored a Family Fun Day at the Sparks, Nevada 4Wheel Parts store. Despite the steady rain, a number of hardy four-wheelers proudly entered their 4x4s in the Show-N-Shine competition. These are hardcore trail vehicles, not "trailer queens". Northern Nevada is access to the Rubicon Trail and many other rough backcountry venues. See how these no-frills 4x4s set up for the hardest trails in the Far West!
On June 14, 2014, the U.S. Forest Service and local club volunteers from Northern Nevada collaborated on a project at Dog Valley near Verdi, Nevada. The pristine meadow had seen threats by OHV and other traffic, and the Nevada 4WD Association, Hills Angels 4x4 Club of Reno and the Friends of Nevada Wilderness joined ranks. Volunteers and Forest Service employees used heavy poles and other material, provided by Nevada Energy, to establish a barrier adjacent to the existing road within the Toiyabe National Forest. In this HD video coverage, see the intensive work involved and spirited effort to protect our public land.
In this 25-minute HD video, see how much these volunteer four-wheelers value their trails and public lands. The clean-up began at 8 a.m. with a double-dumpster stop conclusion nearly twelve hours later! Two rusted motor vehicles and an abandoned projection screen television were among trash and human debris that filled a half-dozen trailers and pickup beds! El Dorado Canyon's pristine, spring-fed creek feeds cottonwoods and other habitat at this high desert destination. Join the call to action!
Join the fun at the 2014 Tierra Del Sol Desert Safari. This annual Anza-Borrego Desert event draws four-wheel drive enthusiasts and OHV recreationalists from the entire Southwest. See why thousands meet here each year! Five HD videos cover the family activities, runs, vehicles, famous raffle and fireworks show.
Jake Munoz has endured seven major spinal surgeries and remains committed to an outdoor lifestyle. As an avid four-wheeler, Jake has modified both his lifestyle and approach to four-wheeling. He is a devoted father and husband, and his determination to set an example for his kids is paramount. In this interview, Jake Munoz explains his adaptation to major back and cervical surgery challenges.
One of the most coveted awards in the automotive industry is a SEMA New Product or
Vehicle Award. In this coverage from the 2013 SEMA Show, 4WD Mechanix Magazine
shares the winners of this year's new products and the vehicles judged best suited for
aftermarket accessories and upgrades. See the SEMA Awards breakfast in HD video.
At the 2013 Lucas Off-Road Expo (Pomona, CA), BFGoodrich® Tires hosted a VIP Tour. The select guests visited the BFG Tire display booth, met key BFG off-road race drivers, toured the show floor and had lunch with Roger Norman, President and CEO of SCORE/HDRA. This insightful, three-video series takes viewers on the BFG VIP Tour with Bob Bower, Jeff Cummings and the BFG guests!
October 4, 2013, Frank DeAngelo was inducted into the Off-Road Motorsports Hall of Fame at the Annual Banquet, Sheraton Fairplex, Pomona, California. Frank DeAngelo, a 35-year career supporter of off-road racing and motorsports, has worked with BFGoodrich Tires and Jackson Motorsports. Frank's induction is in the Special Achievement category.
Dynamic Diesel, Inc., is a valued sponsor at 4WD Mechanix Magazine and HD Video Network. Taking good care of customers has led to the expansion of Dynamic Diesel, Inc., to a new 30,000 square foot facility located at 2080 E. Greg Street, Sparks, Nevada. 4WD Mechanix Magazine covered the Grand Opening, touring the shop's expanded light- and medium-duty truck repair and service facility. Join the celebration!
For the Sierra Nevada communities, the 2013 Reno Off-Road & Motorsports Expo brought the four-wheel drive, ATV, motorcycle, boat and RV communities together. This year's event drew a huge crowd, demonstrating the enthusiasm and growing confidence of consumers in this market. Filmed at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center in HD video, this April 5th to 7th show helped launch the off-road season for the region. Also shown is an HD video of the 2013 Reno Spring Home & Garden Show.
In the ultimate demonstration of product integrity, Mac's Custom Tie-Downs hangs a hefty Jeep JK Wrangler four-door—plus a car hauling trailer—from a boom crane. The 2013 Moab Jeep Safari provides the backdrop for this ultimate test of off-the-shelve, Made in U.S.A. tie-downs and straps. See the 8000-pound package leave the ground in this 1080P HD video exclusive!
For the 2013 Outstanding Trails Awards ceremony at the annual Moab Jeep Safari, BFG Tires added Rancho/Dynomax and Raceline Wheels to the support base. The Moab Gathering at Frankie D's provided a media backdrop for three national 4WD clubs to receive recognition and a pledge of financial support for trail improvements.
The week of January 20th-25th, 4WD Mechanix Magazine filmed at Advance Adapters (Paso Robles, CA) and the SEMA MPMC Media Trade Conference (Santa Ana, CA). In this vlog, Moses Ludel talks about the trip and filming at these two locations.
In this candid talk, Moses Ludel and Mike Partridge discuss 4WD industry trends and the Advance Adapters role within the 4WD aftermarket. The
conversation includes new 4x4 products, popular consumer interests and keeping production in the United States.
At the 2012, 4WD Mechanix Magazine explored the new products and vendors for the Jeep and Ram truck aftermarket. Warn, Bestop, Mopar, Griffin Radiator, Advance Adapters, G-Floor, VWerks, Campbell Hausfeld and others brought their latest products to the show. See HD video close-ups of products and new concepts.
At the 2012 Moab Jeep Safari, 4WD Mechanix Magazine covered several runs and key events in HD video. See more than a dozen feature videos, including Mopar concept vehicles, Ultra4 buggies, challenging trail runs with Jeep 4x4s, the vendor trade show plus the four-wheel-drive community playing for a full week at Moab, Utah!
At the 2012 Moab Jeep Safari, Mopar sponsored a media trail run and Mopar concept vehicle launch. Jeep CEO Mike Manley, Mopar CEO Pietro Gorlier, Mark Allen and Jim Sassorossi presented. Join the new product introduction, Hemi V-8 conversion for the JK Wrangler, the Mopar Media Trail Run and more in this HD video series!
After a week on the 4WD slickrock at Moab, trail weary 2012 Moab Jeep Safari participants found their way to the Spanish Trail Arena for the trade show. This annual event brings the 4x4 aftermarket manufacturers and vendors to the public. See the latest products.
During the 2012 Moab Jeep Safari, B.F. Goodrich held an awards ceremony for Outstanding Trails. In conjunction with Tread Lightly, Inc., and United Four-Wheel Drive Associations, the awards went to the top three 4x4 club trails in the U.S.
The annual Camp Wamp for kids with disabilities provides a wilderness experience at the Sierra Nevada high country. Volunteer 4x4 drivers, the City of Sacramento's Leisure Access program, the Stephen J. Wampler Foundation, and an extensive staff at the camp see that these special kids enjoy a bona fide summer camp experience. See the series of HD video coverage at 4WD Mechanix Magazine.
The 2012 Reno Off-Road & Motorsports Expo drew a large crowd. Enthusiasts, vendors, clubs and organizations gathered to celebrate off-road vehicles, 4x4s, Jeep 4WDs, ATVs, dirt motorcycles and RVs. Here is the HD video recap from the Reno Convention Center!
The 2011 SEMA Show at Las Vegas, Nevada, was a stellar event! Get insight and new product information in this HD video coverage of key off-road and 4WD equipment suppliers, including Mopar, Mopar Performance, Jeep, Ram truck, Warn Industries, Bestop, Advance Adapters, ARB Accessories, Griffin Radiators, Full-Traction Suspension, Hanson, MSD, CompCams and more!
The 2011 Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo took place at the Pomona Fairplex on October 8th and 9th. An estimated crowd of 40,000 spectators enjoyed two days of off-road vehicle displays and aftermarket product offerings. The key manufacturers of off-road, aftermarket products made the event. In this HD video series, see your favorite race cars, displays of aftermarket products and several racing personalities!