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We drove Ford’s newest 4x4. And we loved it.

The 2022 Ford Maverick isn’t just small. At $19,995 and delivering 40 MPG, it stands to disrupt the American truck market.

Keep tabs on your off-grid power supply from your phone with this simple addition to your rig’s battery system

Bryan Rogala tests VIAIR's new Continuous On Board Air System on his truck

Want to go on a vehicle-based adventure this summer? Here’s where to head, what vehicle to take, and how to stay safe and comfortable while you’re out there.

Not only is it zero emissions, but it can power your home for up to ten days in the event of an infrastructure collapse

Luxury accommodations all year long, no hotel required

L. Renee Blount is a designer, a photographer, and an outdoor enthusiast. In this new series, she tries a new activity every month.

Some #vanlife upgrades are worth the money. Others are not.

The ins and outs of choosing ones that offer the right size and load capacity for your truck

It’s like mountain biking—except on skates without brakes

It’s just south of the border yet entirely a world away from the typical American outdoor experience. Here’s how to camp your way down the Mexican peninsula.

While it’s one of the most popular adventuremobiles, it’s also one of the most widely misunderstood. Here’s how to upgrade yours without creating a monster.

A new Snow Mode makes finding trails and parking lots easy, and the app helps you avoid avalanches, too

After appropriate tires, the second most important safety upgrade you can make to your vehicle is a powerful set of lights

Each of these brings genuine innovation, making 2021 an exciting time for adventuremobiles

Coming in 2023, this all-electric vehicle promises zero-emissions #vanlife. But a deep dive into the specs reveals significant limitations.

We explore the pros and cons of two relatively affordable options

How does the 2021 Basecamp X measure up to #vanlife?

This side-by-side will get you up the gnarliest roads on the planet, and it's scream-out-loud fun to drive

Zero emissions, 1,000 horsepower, 0-60 in 3.0 seconds, and better angles than a Jeep

This is the single finest example of a go-anywhere family wagon ever created

With Recon Campers, your daily commuter can actually double as your weekend off-grid rig

Are electric vehicles ready for the open road and the backcountry?

The ins and outs of keeping Fido safe, comfortable, and happy while on the go

There's so much more to seeing through the dark than brightness alone

Essential items from five full-time road-trippers

Now is a great time to build out a van, truck, or station wagon for adventurous road trips. We consulted vanlifers Grizel Caminas and Eric Hallworth to break down the steps.

Go Fast Campers SuperLite 50 is the lightest, most-affordable hard-shell rooftop tent ever—and it’s made in Montana

Features like campsite lighting, onboard gear storage, and portable power generation are useful overlanding-inspired additions

But the developers know that could present an overcrowding problem

A 2.5-liter engine with more torque has bolstered the 2021 iteration

In a few years, performance e-bikes will be common on tarmac

Consider this the first step toward becoming self-sufficient

The Extreme Off-Road Deluxe Camper from Hiker Trailer packs a ton of features into a surprisingly wallet-friendly package

Can one truck do everything? I think this one can.

Brand teases 1,000 horsepower, zero emissions truck in Super Bowl ads

Four-wheel drive, all-wheel drive, tires, ground clearance, and weight distribution. Let’s settle this debate once and for all.

Tents, cargo, and tools don’t belong on top of your vehicle

The 2020 Range Rover Evoque promises most of the bigger SUV's style and luxury at less than half the price

What to do if you've gotten yourself so stuck that you can't dig out with a shovel and traction aids

For most drivers, the Toyota Land Cruiser is the worst possible car. But for a very small number of you, it might just be the best truck ever.

These eight items will keep you and your adventure rig on the road longer and give you peace of mind when venturing off the beaten path

Tesla’s first electric pickup is even more outlandish than we could have expected

Wes Siler explains the basic skills you need to drive safely

A vehicle to take from the grocery store to the trailhead

The GoFastCampers Platform isn't just a rooftop tent or bed topper. It'll transform your pickup into a better truck.

The NPS announced last week that it would begin allowing ATVs to drive on roads in Utah’s parks. The move is intended to bring NPS regulations in the state’s parks in line with state law.

More than just zero emissions, these new American-made electric trucks will out perform your SUV off-road and on

In a controversial move, the secretary of the interior recently decreed that motorized bikes should be allowed anywhere that standard bikes are permitted. How this will work is still being sorted out, but the world of pedal-assist riding is about to really open up.

Exclusive details on the most hardcore Rover in decades

Ford Rangers, Toyota Tacomas, and the like all make great adventuremobiles—with a little help

Need to carry a bike, board, or just some firewood? Here's how.

Real-world experience in the hands of an expert who drives the Ranger off-road every single day

What you do with it is so much more important than whatever car you buy

Whether you're on burly mountain ridges or buffed singletrack, these kicks have you covered

And why that’s the best news possible for Land Rover lovers

If your budget is somewhere between $3,000 and $1.5 million, there's a rig here for you

Leaving the highway behind? Here's how to stay safe when driving gets adventurous. 

OnX Offroad opens up 985 million acres of public land with off-grid navigation

Turn your vehicle into an adventure-mobile

No vehicle is more maligned, yet no vehicle is more useful

This year’s class is changing how we see roadies

Dirt whips that take you everywhere the fun is

Plus, the three-row family crossover has got legit four-wheel drive. Competitors should take note.

Performance machines to cheat wind, go off-road, or cover lots of ground

Spoiler alert: it's by far the most capable pickup truck ever made

It's not as off-road ready as the Sprinter, but it's miles ahead of its predecessor

Believe it or not, the brand and badges are irrelevant

The total package is just much more convincing than the Tacoma or Colorado, and probably more practical than the Jeep Gladiator

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