Chris Dixon

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Our Favorite Gear at Overland Expo East

In addition to the drool-worthy rigs we saw at Overland Expo East earlier this month, there was a bevy of new gear to make living the four-wheel life even more luxurious.

Chris Dixon
Nov 21, 2018

The Warhorse: 1966 Toyota FJ45 Land Cruiser

Back in the eighties, vintage Land Cruisers were fetish objects to Tim McGrath and his buddies at Albuquerque’s Eldorado High School. During his junior year, McGrath was ecstatic to find a dark green...

Chris Dixon
Aug 11, 2016

Covet: This 1986 Land Rover Defender 110

In 2009, Mike Sandone and his soon-to-be wife, Sofie, took an epic road trip across the mountains, beaches, and salt flats of Sonora, Mexico, in an old Jeep Wrangler. They wanted to be highly mobile...

Chris Dixon
Aug 11, 2016

These Custom Motorcycles Can Go Anywhere

James Crowe didn’t start out a motorcycle guy. After a childhood filled with romping around the British Columbia backcountry on skis and mountain bikes, he became fascinated with combustion-powered...

Chris Dixon
Aug 11, 2016

Chasing the Dream: How to Live the Ultimate #Vanlife

For a certain breed of adventurous souls, the key to happiness is a road machine that forever stokes their desire to chase fun. Looking at these seven dream rigs, it's hard not to want to play along.

Chris Dixon
Jun 29, 2016

The Top Ten Spots to Hang Ten

There are certain challenges any surfers worth their salt water have to take on. Some are blissfully isolated, others are crowded but iconic, and several lie somewhere in between.

Chris Dixon
Jun 22, 2014

Judging the World's Biggest Waves

An inside look at the most difficult and carefully deliberated Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards judgment in history.

Chris Dixon
May 7, 2014