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Black Magic – 2008 Ford F-450
Black Magic - 2008 Ford F-450

Black Magic – 2008 Ford F-450

Filed in Ford Super Duty by on February 14, 2017 • views: 613

Eric Seeley of Lees Summit, Missouri , has some nice toys. He knows what he likes, and it isn’t flames, graphics, and wild colors. Eric likes things more subtle and sophisticated. Built with the help of Kelderman Manufacturing and Chux Trux in Independence, Missouri, the 8-inch adjustable air ride suspension from Kelderman is the highlight […]

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Glenn Hunter’s 2012 Ford F-450 4×4
Glenn Hunter's 2012 Ford F-450 4x4

Glenn Hunter’s 2012 Ford F-450 4×4

Filed in Ford Super Duty by on February 14, 2017 • views: 640

The 2012 Ford F-450 you see here is owned by Glenn “Rusty” Hunter of Delta, Ohio. Glenn wanted a show stopping truck, so he sent the truck to Terry DeLong of Avila, Indiana. Terry has been building award-winning SEMA vehicles for years, so he knows how to get the right combination of parts and appearance […]

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Custom Sangria Red 2009 Ford Expedition
Custom Sangria Red 2009 Ford Expedition

Custom Sangria Red 2009 Ford Expedition

Filed in Ford Expedition by on February 14, 2017 • views: 1462

Just because you drive a Ford Expedition, doesn’t mean it has to look like your only priority is getting the kids to school and soccer practice. This 2009 Sangria red Ford Expedition was recently posted for sale at Motorcars of Dallas (Fall 2014) and is an example of what we’d like to see more of […]

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Pirates Of The Caravan
Pirates Of The Caravan

Pirates Of The Caravan

Filed in Ford Econoline by on February 14, 2017 • views: 733

If you have noticed it yet, the custom van craze of the 1970’s is making a comeback. Such is the case with this 1976 Ford Econoline van named ‘Pirates Of The Caravan’. Don and Becky Noone have been vannin since 1976. They initially showed a 1971 Chevy van they called the ‘Knights In White Satin’. […]

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Ken Block’s F-150 RaptorTrax
Ken Block's F-150 RaptorTrax

Ken Block’s F-150 RaptorTrax

Filed in Ford F-150, Ford Raptor by on February 14, 2017 • views: 1132

Ken Block has done it again. After wowing the world (and YouTube) with the Subaru Impreza WRX STI Trax — a rally-prepped STI shod with Mattracks — back in 2009, Block has released his Ford-based follow-up. Block has just unveiled the badass Ford F-150 RaptorTrax — a tracked and supercharged Ford Raptor designed to be […]

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Bigfoot – The Original Monster Truck
Bigfoot - The Original Monster Truck

Bigfoot – The Original Monster Truck

Filed in Motorsports by on February 13, 2017 • views: 691

The first car crush ever in 1981 By Jim Oaks I can remember going to the Cleveland AutoRama back in the early 1980’s and seeing Bigfoot. Well actually, I saw it from a distance. You couldn’t even get close to it because of the tons of people trying to get a closer look. I got […]

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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: 855

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: 4830

(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: 1607

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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Torture-Tested EcoBoost Ford F-150 Finishes 2010 Tecate SCORE Baja 1000 in 38 Hours
EcoBoost F-150 Finishes Baja 1000

Torture-Tested EcoBoost Ford F-150 Finishes 2010 Tecate SCORE Baja 1000 in 38 Hours

Filed in Motorsports by on February 13, 2017 • views: 254

F-150 EcoBoost™ race truck, with an engine that has the equivalent of 10 years of rugged use, finished the grueling Baja 1000 in just over 38 hours, traveling 1,061 miles. The same stock EcoBoost engine endured the equivalent of 150,000 harsh user miles on the dynamometer, then was installed into a new 2011 Ford F-150 […]

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Andy & Scott McMillin – 2009 BITD Trick Truck Champions
Andy & Scott McMillin - 2009 BITD Champions

Andy & Scott McMillin – 2009 BITD Trick Truck Champions

Filed in Motorsports by on February 13, 2017 • views: 325

San Diego, California (December 7, 2009) American off road racing champion, Andy McMillin, culminated an incredible desert racing season with an exclamation point on Saturday, December 5, 2009, as he raced his #31 Ford F150 Trick Truck to an impressive overall victory at Best in the Desert’s Henderson Desert Classic. The victory clinched the season […]

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Dealer Builds 2017 Ford F-150 Lightning views: 207

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 […]

2018 Shelby Baja Raptor views: 302

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 […]

The 2016 Ford F-250 Overlander views: 357

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 […]

The Ford Pygmy & GPW views: 492

(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 […]