Off-road vehicles

Torque King Now Offering Dodge Ram Single Rear Wheel (SRW) and Dual Rear Wheel (DRW) Wheel Hub Parts

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 3:00pm

These premium-quality parts are compatible with various single rear wheel (SRW) and dual rear wheel (DRW) Dodge trucks from model years 1972 to 2008.

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  • These premium-quality parts are compatible with various single rear wheel (SRW) and dual rear wheel (DRW) Dodge trucks from model years 1972 to 2008.
  • Torque King uses CNC manufacturing methods to fabricate each hub assembly.
  • Torque King specializes in producing exclusive parts, tools, wheel hubs, and kits that cannot be ordered through any other manufacturer.
  • These products include axle parts, transfer case parts, transmission parts, transfer case parts, driveshaft parts, and tools for 4x4 powertrains.

Oshkosh Defense Receives $911 Million JLTV Order From U.S. Army

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 2:24pm

Oshkosh Defense, LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) company, announced today the U.S. Army Contracting Command, Detroit Arsenal has placed an order for 2,738 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles (JLTV), 1,001 companion trailers, and associated kits.

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  • Oshkosh Defense, LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) company, announced today the U.S. Army Contracting Command, Detroit Arsenal has placed an order for 2,738 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles (JLTV), 1,001 companion trailers, and associated kits.
  • This is the second largest order of Oshkosh Defense JLTVs, with a contract value of $911 million.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201201005778/en/
    The Oshkosh Defense JLTV (Photo: Business Wire)
    The Oshkosh Defense JLTV is designed for the future battlefield with reconfiguration capabilities to meet the demands of the Warfighters evolving mission requirements.
  • The men and women of Oshkosh Defense take great pride in what they do, said George Mansfield, Vice President and General Manager of Joint Programs for Oshkosh Defense.

Stony Plain Chrysler Has Select 2021 Jeep Models Available in Their Inventory

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 3:00am

With their 2021 model lineup being released to the public, Stony Plain Chrysler has several new models available for purchase .

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  • With their 2021 model lineup being released to the public, Stony Plain Chrysler has several new models available for purchase .
  • These options include various trim levels of the 2021 Jeep Wrangler, the 2021 Jeep Compass and the 2021 Jeep Gladiator.
  • As one of the flagship models for Jeep, the 2021 Jeep Wrangler is now available at Stony Plain Chrysler.
  • Customers interested in purchasing any new 2021 Jeep models can find select options currently at Stony Plain Chrysler.

Polaris RZR® Factory Racing Captures Eighth-Straight Win at SCORE Baja 1000

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 4:00pm

The Polaris RZR Factory Racing Team captured its eighth consecutive championship at the 53rd SCORE Baja 1000 with Wes Miller winning the prestigious and grueling 898-mile race in the Pro Turbo class, capping off the World Desert Championship.

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  • The Polaris RZR Factory Racing Team captured its eighth consecutive championship at the 53rd SCORE Baja 1000 with Wes Miller winning the prestigious and grueling 898-mile race in the Pro Turbo class, capping off the World Desert Championship.
  • Polaris athletes were able to secure the overall win, as well as three other podium finishes across UTV field.
  • We are thrilled with the results of our RZR Factory Racing team here at the Baja 1000.
  • To be able to cap off the SCORE season by taking another overall UTV win is a phenomenal feat and a testament to the Polaris racing platform, said Brett Carpenter, Team RZR Factory Racing Manager, Polaris.

Jeep® Store by Amazon Opens to Enthusiasts

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 4:00pm

The Jeep brand's unique "go anywhere, do anything" spirit is now available in the official Jeep Store by Amazon.

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  • The Jeep brand's unique "go anywhere, do anything" spirit is now available in the official Jeep Store by Amazon.
  • Jeep enthusiasts can shop hundreds of options for authentic Jeep brand licensed gear and merchandise, specifically designed to experience life's adventures, through the official Amazon store.
  • "Through an iconic 80-year legacy, the Jeep brand has come to symbolize freedom and adventure.
  • Licensed products and merchandise in the Jeep Store by Amazon include apparel, adventure/camping gear, iconic collections, children's merchandise, home products and accessories (phone cases, ear buds, key chains), available to enthusiasts just in time for the holidays:

Telluride Named A Car And Driver 10Best For 2021

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 11:06am

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Telluride has been named to Car and Driver's 10Best list for 2021, marking the second year in a row the big and bold SUV has earned a spot among the esteemed group of vehicles.

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  • IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Telluride has been named to Car and Driver's 10Best list for 2021, marking the second year in a row the big and bold SUV has earned a spot among the esteemed group of vehicles.
  • Kia's popular Telluride SUV earns spot on Car and Driver 10Best list for second consecutive year.
  • "We're excited to include the Kia Telluride in Car and Driver's 10Best for the second year in a row," said Sharon Carty, editor-in-chief of Car and Driver.
  • For 2021, the Telluride received minor enhancements along with a special appearance package, the Nightfall Edition.

4x4x470! New 2021 Jeep® Wrangler Rubicon 392 Combines Legendary 4x4 Capability With 470-horsepower V-8 Engine for the Most Capable Wrangler Yet

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 5:00pm

Jeep engineers put it to the test: the 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 confidently climbs up and down steep grades with minimal throttle and brake input.

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  • Jeep engineers put it to the test: the 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 confidently climbs up and down steep grades with minimal throttle and brake input.
  • The 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 goes on sale in the first quarter of 2021.
  • Tuned specifically for the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 and its functional hood scoop, the engine is rated at 470 hp and 470 lb.-ft. of torque.
  • The 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 includes 11 premium features, normally options on Jeep Wrangler:

2021 Jeep® Wrangler 4xe named Green SUV of the Year™ by Green Car Journal

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 2:30pm

Wrangler 4xe retains the Jeep Wrangler's Trail Rated running gear: solid front and rear axles, full-time 4x4 two-speed transfer case, fully articulating suspension and 30 inches of water fording capability

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  • Wrangler 4xe retains the Jeep Wrangler's Trail Rated running gear: solid front and rear axles, full-time 4x4 two-speed transfer case, fully articulating suspension and 30 inches of water fording capability
    Jeep 4xe vehicles provide new levels of efficiency, environmental responsibility, performance and capability, on and off the road
    The innovative 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe plug-in hybrid has been named Green SUV of the Year by leading industry publication Green Car Journal.
  • It is also the most capable and eco-friendly Jeep vehicle off-road combined with the open-air freedom that only Jeep Wrangler offers.
  • "The Wrangler 4xe delivers an exciting and environmentally positive way for Jeep fans to enjoy their on- and off-road experiences," said Ron Cogan, editor and publisher ofGreen Car Journaland GreenCarJournal.com.
  • The Jeep Wrangler 4xe will be sold globally and assembled at FCA's Toledo Assembly Complex in Toledo, Ohio.

Global Military Armored Vehicles and Counter-IED Vehicles Market Report 2020-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 2:50pm

The "Global Military Armored Vehicles and Counter-IED Vehicles Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Global Military Armored Vehicles and Counter-IED Vehicles Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The military armored vehicles and counter-IED vehicles market is poised to grow by $ 5.62 bn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of 4% during the forecast period.
  • This report on military armored vehicles and counter-IED vehicles market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The robust vendor analysis is designed to help clients improve their market position, and in line with this, this report provides a detailed analysis of several leading military armored vehicles and counter-IED vehicles market vendors that include BAE Systems Plc, Denel Dynamics, General Dynamics Corp., Hyundai Motor Co., Lockheed Martin Corp., Navistar International Corp., Oshkosh Corp., Renault SA, Rheinmetall AG, and Rostec State Corp.
    Also, the military armored vehicles and counter-IED vehicles market analysis report includes information on upcoming trends and challenges that will influence market growth.

Ford Mustang Mach-E Named 2021 Green Car of the Year at Greenbuild Virtual Conference + Expo; Polestar 2, Toyota Sienna, MINI Cooper SE, Jeep Wrangler 4xe, Ford F-150 Win Green Car Awards

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 12:00am

Celebrity auto enthusiast Jay Leno andGreen Car Journaleditors rounded out the Green Car of the Year jury.

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  • Celebrity auto enthusiast Jay Leno andGreen Car Journaleditors rounded out the Green Car of the Year jury.
  • Also posting wins of prestigious Green Car Awards were Polestar 2, 2021 Luxury Green Car of the Year; Toyota Sienna, 2021 Family Green Car of the Year; MINI Cooper SE, 2021 Urban Green Car of the Year; Jeep Wrangler 4xe, 2021 Green SUV of the Year; and Ford F-150, 2021 Green Truck of the Year.
  • Greenbuild was honored to host the Green Car Awards this year, virtually, said brand director, Sherida Sessa.
  • The Green Car Awards program is an important part ofGreen Car Journal'smission to showcase environmental progress in the automotive field.