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Adventure Driven Ford Expedition
Adventure Driven Ford Expedition

Adventure Driven Ford Expedition

Filed in Ford Expedition by on January 2, 2018 • views: 124

You never see people on an expedition, driving a Ford Expedition. I keep my eyes open for Ford Expeditions that are used off road, and came across this Expedition owned by Seth and Kande Jacobsen of AdventureDriven.com. This Ford ‘Expedition’ actually lives up to its name. The Jacobsen’s started with a 2007 Ford Expedition, and began […]

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1973 Ford Courier 4×4
1973 Ford Courier 4x4

1973 Ford Courier 4×4

Filed in Ford Courier by on December 8, 2017 • views: 212

In the early 1970’s the Ford Courier name was applied to the Mazda B-Series, a compact pickup manufactured by Mazda. It had greater fuel economy than the full-size pickups of the time. The Courier was manufactured by Toyo Kogyo (Mazda) and imported and sold by Ford Motor Company as a response to the unforeseen popularity […]

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1996 Ford Centurion Classic
1996 Ford Centurion Classic

1996 Ford Centurion Classic

Filed in Ford Bronco, Ford Excursion by on December 7, 2017 • views: 598

Centurion Vehicles, a converter specializing in Ford trucks based in White Pigeon, Michigan, saw a market for a Ford SUV that could compete with the Suburban. In 1980, they began selling the Centurion Classic, a vehicle commonly referred to as a 4-door Ford Bronco. In the construction of each Classic, Centurion would actually use two […]

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2018 Ford Expedition FX4
2018 Ford Expedition FX4

2018 Ford Expedition FX4

Filed in Ford Expedition by on November 14, 2017 • views: 354

Ford claims that 20 percent of Expedition owners use their vehicles in rugged situations. Seeing this demand, Ford has released the all new 2018 Ford Expedition FX4 which they claim to be their most off-road capable Expedition yet. The FX4 package includes a number of modifications which are designed to help the Expedition perform well […]

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Wagner Tuning’s Ford F1 Ecoboost
Wagner Tuning's Ford F1 Ecoboost

Wagner Tuning’s Ford F1 Ecoboost

Filed in Ford F1 by on October 23, 2017 • views: 563

Henry Bueno, General Manager of Wagner Tuning North America in Fresno, California, discovered an old F-1 parked in the lot of a Falken Tire shop next door. Wagner Tuning, which is headquartered in Germany, manufactures engine and performance products including intercoolers. The intercoolers have been used to improve the performance of EcoBoost engines. “The intercoolers […]

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2017 Ford F-150 Beats Hellcat Charger
2017 Ford F-150 Beats Hellcat Charger

2017 Ford F-150 Beats Hellcat Charger

Filed in Ford F-150 by on October 23, 2017 • views: 475

By now, you’ve probably heard the rumor about the 3.5L Ecoboost powered 2017 Ford F-150 that beat the Dodge Challenger Hellcat. Although the truck was not in a ‘stock’ engine configuration, it did not require any extensive modifications. The 2017 Ford 3.5L Ecoboost is rated at 375 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque. That’s pretty impressive for […]

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Dealer Builds 2017 Ford F-150 Lightning
Dealer Builds 2017 Ford F-150 Lightning

Dealer Builds 2017 Ford F-150 Lightning

Filed in Ford F-150 by on September 16, 2017 • views: 648

The Ford F-150 Lightning was a high-performance on-road pickup truck that existed solely to do donuts and sing songs of eight cylinders. And it was wonderful, and we miss it. But even as everyday Ford trucks get faster, there’s no real 2017 Lightning. So a dealer in Georgia is making its own. Car dealerships make […]

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2018 Shelby Baja Raptor
2018 Shelby Baja Raptor

2018 Shelby Baja Raptor

Filed in Ford F-150, Ford Raptor by on September 14, 2017 • views: 1222

Today Shelby American just released details on its new Baja Raptor, the follow-up to the over-the-top first-gen model. As you can expect with anything that wears the Shelby badge, the truck packs a big boost in power and performance. Shelby American added a tune, a custom cold-air intake with a high-flow air filter, and a […]

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The 2016 Ford F-250 Overlander
2016 Ford F-250 Overlander

The 2016 Ford F-250 Overlander

Filed in Ford Super Duty, Overlanding - Travel by on September 3, 2017 • views: 1324

Matthew Scott (@mattexplore) is the owner and builder of this 2016 Ford F-250 King Ranch 4×4. After owning several smaller overland vehicles, Matt realized that most of his adventures were on dirt roads, and not technical off-road trails. Because of this, moving up to the F-250 King Ranch made perfect sense for an overland adventure […]

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The Ford Pygmy & GPW
The Ford Pygmy & GPW

The Ford Pygmy & GPW

Filed in Concepts, Ford - Military by on August 16, 2017 • views: 1151

(Ford Pygmy Prototype) As World War II was breaking out in Europe, the United States Army was rushing to come up with a light reconnaissance vehicle, small weapons carrier, and personnel transport that would replace automobiles and motorcycles with sidecars. The requirements for this new vehicle would be: Weight not to exceed 1200 pounds (increased to […]

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Aaron Kaufman – New Shop – Website – Fun Hundred Run
Aaron Kaufman - New Shop - Website - Fun Hundred Run

Aaron Kaufman – New Shop – Website – Fun Hundred Run

Filed in Ford F-100, Shows by on June 30, 2017 • views: 4656

We reported to you back in April (click HERE) that Aaron Kaufman was leaving Gas Monkey Garage (Fast & Loud), and starting his own business specializing in Ford F-100’s. Well, true to his word, he’s getting things together and now has a website up promoting his business – Arclight Fabrication. Aaron’s new site has an […]

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Fabtech 2017 F-250 Super Duty views: 1127

Ford truck enthusiasts having been waiting for the blue oval to release it’s latest version of its Super Duty. The new design offers a lightweight aluminum body that sheds hundreds of pounds, along with a stronger frame. The driveline was upgraded to handle the increase in power and torque (over 900 ft-lbs) of the 6.7L […]

Old Smokey 1949 Ford F1 views: 2929

Why’s this rusted Ford F1 built by Chuckles Garage out of Santa Rosa, California, so great? Maybe it’s due to its 1,200-horsepower and 2,000 lb-ft of torque powerplant consisting of 5.9 L Cummins inline-six diesel engine, Nitrous Express NXD diesel nitrous system, and Industrial Injection Silver Bullet 66 mm and Big Brother Schwitzer Series 91 […]

Ford MegaRaptor views: 3006

The MegaRaptor on 46-inch military’s When Ford introduced the F-150 Raptor, the off-road crowd fell in love. It was a vehicle that you could take straight from the dealership to the trail. But for some, bigger is better. Who wouldn’t want a bigger, badder Raptor? That’s where F250R.com comes in. Jeremy Dixon and his crew […]

1974 Ford Bronco Sleeper views: 1495

This 1974 Bronco looks like a nice clean original survivor. Originally, it could’ve had a 120 hp 200 cid straight-6, or a 205 hp 302 cid V8. But looks can be deceiving, and looking at this Bronco, you probably wouldn’t expect it to have a 435 hp 5.0L V8. That’s right, this Bronco has more […]