Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – 2014 Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Super Event

2014  Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Run Features Nevada 4×4 Drivers In June 2014, Wheelers for the Wounded (WFTW) grew from a California based organization to the inaugural event involving Nevada 4×4 volunteer drivers. Members of the Sierra Stompers and other Nevada 4×4 masters get briefed by organizers Kevin Carey and Dan Hiney. This is the prelude […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Videos: 2011 Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Super Event

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Videos: 2011 Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Super Event

Nine HD Videos: 2011 ‘Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Super Event’ There are nine HD videos covering the 2011 event! Here is quick access: 1) Pre-Run Briefing 2) Meet the Vets & Volunteers 3) Rubicon ‘Soup Bowl’ Action! 4) Little Sluice Box—Rubicon Trail 5) Rubicon Trail Running 6) Trail Welding Repair 7) End of the […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Videos: 2011 WFTW at the Little Sluice Box

Two HD Videos: Rubicon Little Sluice Box…’Roy & Troy Show’ Returns! ‘The Roy & Troy Show’—Year Two at the Little Sluice Box on the Rubicon Trail.      The Rubicon Sluice Boxes were well mentioned in my Jeep® Owner’s Bible™. In 1967, a practiced four-wheeler could scale these sections of the trail with a stone stock Jeep CJ […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2011 WFTW Organizer Dan Hiney Speaks

Event Organizer Dan Hiney Speaks to WFTW Vets and 4WD Volunteers!   In this HD video, Dan Hiney talks about the program, its aims, the participants and the generous sponsors who make WFTW posssible.      Dan Hiney and Kevin Carey created the Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Super Event in 2009. Beyond the many organizational and […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Videos: 2011 WFTW Rubicon Soup Bowl Action

Two HD Videos: 2011 WFTW Rubicon Soup Bowl Action! HD Video: The ‘Soup Bowl’, Part 1… The Rubicon Trail has many obstacles. The more daunting sections have earned nicknames. The ‘Soup Bowl’ is a notable landmark, and veteran drivers know this challenge well. In these two HD videos, several Wheelers for the Wounded 4WD volunteers […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2011 WFTW Trail Welding Repair

A Trail Welding Repair at the 2011 WFTW Rubicon Super Event! HD Video: A Welding Repair on the Rubicon Trail!     Breaking equipment is not uncommon along the Rubicon Trail. On the route out, the WFTW group encountered a Jeep CJ with its steering gear loosened from the frame.       4WD volunteer driver John Cox jumped into […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2011 WFTW Rubicon Trail Running

2011 WFTW Vet Guests & 4WD Volunteers Run the Rubicon Trail!   HD Video: WFTW Running Along the Rubicon Trail!      In this HD video, join the group of veterans and four-wheel drivers as they ply the Rubicon Trail. It’s all part of the Wheelers for the Wounded Super Rubicon Event!      There is nothing […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2011 WFTW Evening of R&R

WFTW Camp Dinner and a Night of Music and Campfire Cameraderie! < HD Video: An Evening of WFTW ‘R&R’!      Dusty, trail-tested and hungry, the Wheelers for the Wounded settled into an evening of great food, music, company and conversation. The Rock Heads sponsored and cooked a stellar dinner. The ice cream truck followed with dessert […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2011 WFTW End of the Rubicon Trail

2011 Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Super Event—the Trail’s End! HD Video: Gathering at the Rubicon Trail’s End!      All good four-wheel drive runs come to an end. After a day of hard trail pounding, the Wheelers for the Wounded gather at the granite bowl to share stories. See the HD video (bottom of this […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2011 WFTW Pre-Run Briefing

HD Video: Briefing 4WD Volunteers and Wheelers for the Wounded Vets In this video segment, meet co-organizer Dan Hiney as he briefs the drivers and veterans prior to a day on the Rubicon Trail. Learn the rules of the trail and backcountry ettiquette. The goal: Have safe fun on one of the most notorious, challenging 4WD trails!