Overlanding – Travel

Recent Articles #1

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: 898

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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Recent Articles #2

The Ford Bronco Camper
The Ford Bronco Camper

The Ford Bronco Camper

Filed in Ford Bronco, Overlanding - Travel by on February 16, 2017 • views: 4610

There are many truck campers out there to fit in to a typical truck bed. The problem is that you have to exit the truck, to get in to the camper. You could buy a van based Sportsmobile, but they’re expensive. And depending the country you’re in….they may be very hard to come by. A […]

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Ford F-550 EarthRoamer Xpedition Vehicle
ord F-550 EarthRoamer Xpedition Vehicle

Ford F-550 EarthRoamer Xpedition Vehicle

Filed in Overlanding - Travel by on February 13, 2017 • views: 1049

If you love the outdoors, and you love to travel, the ultimate travel vehicle would be the EarthRoamer Xpedition vehicle based on the Ford F-550 platform. According to EarthRoamer: EarthRoamer Xpedition Vehicles (XVs) offers capability, comfort, quality and convenience unmatched by typical Recreational Vehicle (RVs). An EarthRoamer XV is a compact, energy efficient, solar powered […]

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2000-2004 Ford / Chinook Baja 4×4 RV
2000-2004 Ford / Chinook Baja 4x4 RV

2000-2004 Ford / Chinook Baja 4×4 RV

Filed in Overlanding - Travel by on February 13, 2017 • views: 6564

(Scroll down for more photos) Anyone serious about having a camping vehicle capable of traveling offroad is familiar with the the Earthroamer RV’s and Sportmobile camper vans. Here’s one that is pretty cool looking, but not as commonly known: From 2000-2004, Chinook RV, a division of Trail Wagons Inc, offered a Baja 4×4 RV. The […]

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Sportsmobile – Living In A Van
Sportsmobile - Living In A Van

Sportsmobile – Living In A Van

Filed in Overlanding - Travel by on February 13, 2017 • views: 1938

This article is about living in a van, or maybe better titled, ‘Economical Living in an Econoline’. Some of you older Saturday Night Live (SNL) fans may remember Chris Farley in his skit as Matt Foley – Motivational Speaker, talking about living in a van down by the river. Although funny, it doesn’t necessarily mean […]

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1973 Ford Courier 4×4 views: 44

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 […]

1996 Ford Centurion Classic views: 76

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 […]

2018 Ford Expedition FX4 views: 177

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 […]

Wagner Tuning’s Ford F1 Ecoboost views: 300

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 […]