HD Video: Advance Adapters Atlas Transfer Case Design and Shifting

Advance Adapters Atlas Transfer Case Design and Shifting Techniques!  Steve Roberts at Advance Adapters shares close-up details on the Atlas transfer case. He describes the function, design and attributes of both the two- and four-speed Atlas transfer cases. Learn more about this popular and rugged upgrade for Jeep, light truck, Land Cruiser, off-road 4×4 buggy and […]

HD Videos: 2012 Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Super Event

HD Videos: The 2012 Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Super Event! The four HD videos below include 2012 event trail action plus interviews with the Vets and WFTW organizers…There is additional coverage available at the magazine’s HD Video Network for the 2010 and 2011 WFTW Rubicon Super Events. For details, see the playlists at the ‘4WD News & Event Channel’ and the ‘4WD […]

Rock Dawg Buggy at Moab Area BFE The Rock 2015 Run

At the 2015 Moab EJS ‘The Rock’ Area BFE run, Alec brought out his adjustable wheelbase 4×4 rock buggy with TDI diesel power. This purpose built, one-of-a-kind machine boasts a 100″-136″ adjustable wheelbase and suspension lift system plus four-wheel steering. Alec walks us through his handiwork and explains the hydraulic system strategy for this no-nonsense […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – 4WD Travel & Adventure Channel

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – 4WD Travel & Adventure Channel

4WD Travel & Adventure Channel Playlist! View the 4WD Travel & Adventure Channel for tips on travel, safety, destination four-wheeling and exciting places to take your family four-wheeling—in a sensibly equipped, trail ready Jeep 4WD vehicle!      Jeep 4WD Travel & Overland Adventure! This introduction page opens the outdoor, overland trails and travel section. For […]

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

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

2010 Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Super Event! Sierra Nevada Mountains, the Rubicon Trail, September 17-19, 2010…The Rubicon Trail has lured, challenged and transformed four-wheelers since the 1950s. From 30-inch tires on MB flat-fender models through the CJ and Wrangler eras, many of us schooled on this rugged trail. Despite today’s oversized 33″ to 40″ […]

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 – Video Interview: Bradley Falin and Robert Daly Off-Road Racing Program

Brad Falin and Rob Daly Talk About Ultra4 Competition! The popularity of racing in the desert and rock crawling competition has reached an all-time high. With better access, the recent ‘King of the Hammers’ competitions have drawn more than 20,000 spectators. Unlike Baja races, where racers disappear after the starting line and do not resurface […]

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 Video: 2013 Warn Media Run at Moab Jeep Safari

HD Video: Warn Industries’ 2013 Moab Jeep Safari Media Run!  Warn Industries’ 2013 run at Moab Jeep Safari took on two challenging trails: “Metal Masher” and “Widow Maker”. These trails, captured here in full 1080P HD video, provided a day’s fun and launched an exciting week at Moab, Utah…See the action in this 25-minute HD video! […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Shannon Campbell Interview Series at Hammertown

Eight HD Videos: Shannon Campbell and 2012 Griffin KOH Hammertown! In this HD video, Loren Healy and Shannon Campbell head up the Chocolate Thunder rock pile. Each battles for a starting position in the 2012 Griffin King of the Hammers Race. Note the differences in their driving styles. Picking a line is everything! Shannon Campbell, known for his fiercely competitive driving […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – 2011 WFTW: Meet the Vets & 4WD Volunteers

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – 2011 WFTW: Meet the Vets & 4WD Volunteers

Four HD Videos: Meet 2011 Wheelers for the Wounded Vets & 4WD Drivers! HD Video: Meet the Vets and the 4WD Volunteer Drivers, Part 1. Volunteer driver Alfred Heck (right) discusses the trail and surroundings… HD Video: Meet the Vets and the 4WD Volunteer Drivers, Part 2. Veteran Dominic (right) sees the Rubicon Trail for the […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – High Rock Canyon Travel Video

Jeep 4WD Travel & Adventure: Fall Trip Over High Rock Canyon Trail! One of Nevada’s best resources is wide open space! The Black Rock Desert-High Rock Canyon Conservation Area, under the protection of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, offers incredible scenery, Far West history and an opportunity for some moderate four-wheeling with friends and […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: MSD Atomic EFI Test on 4.2L Jeep Inline Six

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: MSD Atomic EFI Test on 4.2L Jeep Inline Six

Testing MSD’s Atomic EFI on a 4.2L Jeep Six—On the Rubicon Trail!   Dan Hiney describes his MSD Atomic EFI 4.2L Jeep six conversion—while rock crawling on the Rubicon Trail during the 2012 WFTW Super Event! (If you have the bandwidth, open up to full-screen, HD video for best viewing and the full impact of this […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2011 Stampede Ultra4 Race Technical Inspection

HD Video: 2011 Stampede Ultra4 Race Pre-Race Technical Inspection! Pre-Race Inspection at the Grand Sierra Resort, Reno, Nevada…The Daly/Falin team heads into its first Ultra4 competition, attempting to qualify for the 2012 King of the Hammers race in February.   For the past year, 4WD Mechanix Magazine has covered the Northern Nevada race team of […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – 2012 Griffin King of the Hammers Race Action

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – 2012 Griffin King of the Hammers Race Action

2012 Griffin King of the Hammers: Desert Racing and Rock Crawling!   See the start of the 2012 Griffin King of the Hammers Race at Johnson Valley, CA. Ultra4 is off-road racing’s ultimate challenge: high-speed desert plus brutal rock crawling—desert racing at its best!     In this HD video from the ‘Back Door’, drivers demonstrate […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Meet Team Robby Bobby

Team Robby Bobby Tackles the 2012 Everyman’s Challenge Race!   This is 4WD Mechanix Magazine‘s exclusive HD video interview with Team Robby Bobby. Hear the race story, walk around the Jeep CJ-7 race car, and join the entry-level fun of off-road, Ultra4-style racing!       February 5, 2012, Johnson Valley, CA—Team Robby Bobby made its debut […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2011 Stampede Ultra4 Race to the Finish Line

HD Video: 2011 Stampede Ultra4 Race—Headed to the Desert Finish! Waterfall traffic continues…the racers claw through…

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2011 Stampede Ultra4 Race—Shannon Campbell Rejoins the Action!

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2011 Stampede Ultra4 Race—Shannon Campbell Rejoins the Action!

HD Video: 2011 Stampede Ultra4 Race—Shannon Campbell Scrambles Up the Canyon! More Rock Scaling and Shannon Fires Up…He Rejoins the Race! One thing predictable about racing is its lack of predictability…Shannon Campbell was the expected winner of the 2011 Stampede Race and flashed from the start line with a healthy lead.  A prolonged breakdown delay […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2011 Stampede Ultra4 Race Waterfall Bypass

HD Video: 2011 Stampede Ultra4 Race—Bypass Around the Waterfall! When tugging and winching didn’t work, some racers crawled over the Campbell car. Others sought a bypass and created one. Here is the winner takes all attitude that racers applied to the challenges.

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – HD Video: 2011 Stampede Ultra4 Race Start

HD Video Action: Start of 2011 Stampede Ultra4 Race Near Reno!   The Staging and Start of the Race! This video coverage includes the starting line chatter and intensity of the race start. Shannon Campbell, on his game, is determined to repeat his overwhelming win at the 2010 Stampede Race. While unforeseen mechanical troubles lay […]