Selecting Tires and Wheels for Optimal Handling, Gearing and Fuel Efficiency

4WD Mechanix Magazine’s 2005 Dodge Ram 4×4 Ram truck with Cummins 5.9L diesel power has an aftermarket 4-inch chassis lift and 4.56 axle gears. To achieve peak handling, fuel efficiency and towing power, we set out to fine tune the overall “gearing” by selecting the right diameter BFG tires and a matching set of Raceline Avenger […]

2016 Moab EJS: Tech Talk at Grandpa’s Garage

BFGoodrich® Tires, Raceline Wheels and Poison Spyder sponsored an evening at Grandpa’s Garage during the 2016 Moab EJS. Greg Mulkey and John Williams raised the guests’ awareness on the issues of bead lock wheels and tires for off-road use. Hear what these experts have to say about wheels and tires. Make informed decisions about your […]

2015 Reno RallyVenture Scavenger Hunt at Virginia City, Nevada!

2015 Reno RallyVenture Scavenger Hunt at Virginia City, Nevada!

On July 10th, 4WD Mechanix Video Network filmed the 2015 RallyVenture competition’s scavenger hunt at Virginia City, Nevada. 24 4×4 teams of industry notables leave the Sparks, Nevada, 4-Wheel Parts store, follow the rally map, and climb through rugged back country to Virginia City. This 1080P HD video captures the start and the Virginia City […]

John Williams Shares Details on BFG All-Terrain T/A KO2 Tires!

John Williams has years of desert and Baja racing experience. He also instructs and preps vehicles for Miller Motorsports Park. Here is a professional assessment and insights into the new BFGoodrich® All-Terrain T/A KO2 tires. At the 2015 Moab Easter Jeep Safari, BFG® Tires, Raceline Wheels and Poison Spyder Customs sponsored trail runs at Area […]

Mounting and Balancing BFG KO2 Tires at the Discount Tire Store

Testing new tires requires a solid baseline. These tires need proper mounting and balancing on rims that run true. When 4WD Mechanix Magazine prepared for testing the new BFGoodrich® All-Terrain T/A KO2 tires, the first stop was the local Discount Tire Store. Professional mounting and balance provide a consistent standard for accurately evaluating these tires, and Discount […]