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  • Chevrolet Teases 2023 Silverado ZR2 Bison

    Chevy has been left behind in the full-size, 'legit' off-road truck category, until now - they say. Read more

    Jun 24, 2022

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    Perry Mack

    Project 4x4s: Restore, Resto-Mod or Drive to DNR

    Our intrepid technical editor, Bryan Irons, recently purchased a Ford-built Willys that, in all honesty, belongs on a post-apocalyptic movie set where the next sand storm will scatter the remains of its rusted corpse to the ends of the earth. This... Read more

    Jun 17, 2022

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    Stellantis North America

    Class and Action: Overland in Style!

    The last year of the three-row seat Jeep Commander was in 2010, so if you were looking for a brand-new SUV that could accommodate up to seven comfortably with serious off-road prowess you had to consider another brand... Read more

    May 9, 2022

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    Mathieu Godin

    Which Bronco Trim is Right for You?

    I recently had the opportunity to take a new four-door Bronco Wildtrak edition equipped with the Sasquatch package through Quebec’s Laurentian region. The drive from my home in Ottawa to pick up the vehicle in Montreal also allowed me to evaluate... Read more

    May 8, 2022

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    General Motors

    Will BEVs Replace the Die-Hard Diesel Engine?

    With all the recent news about electric trucks, you’d think the combustion engine was on life support, especially diesels. They have been vilified by scandals like Volkswagen’s ‘dieselgate.’ The folks who have seen fit to remove their emission... Read more

    Mar 14, 2022

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    Mathieu Godin

    Jeep’s Clean Machine

    Picture this. You’re off-roading with your brand-new Jeep Wrangler Rubicon in near silence - all you can hear are branches pinstriping the sides and rocks scraping the skid plate. Sound relaxing? It is and trail-running with the Wrangler 4xe’s... Read more

    Mar 10, 2022

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    Ford

    The 2022 Bronco Raptor: A True Off-Road Scholar

    There’s absolutely nothing wrong with the ‘regular’ Bronco, other than using the word ‘regular’ in the same sentence as ‘Bronco’. Even Jeep fans (like me) have to applaud it if for no other reason than it has gotten Stellantis to start investing... Read more

    Feb 24, 2022

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    General Motors

    The All Power-Ful 2024 Silverado EV

    General Motors continues its rollout of electric trucks after revealing the Silverado EV. This is the fourth entry following the endless teasers of the Hummer Supertruck, Hummer SUV, and the recent GMC Sierra. We like the promises made by the... Read more

    Feb 1, 2022

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    General Motors

    The Silverado ZR2

    Approximately five years ago, Chevy introduced the Colorado in the ZR2 trim. For the first time and never since, a truck manufacturer encouraged journalists to jump a 4x4 truck multiple times on a test track. The Colorado ZR2’s key feature was the... Read more

    Jan 5, 2022

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    Ben Moon

    The Future is Here… and it Can Get Muddy!

    Forward-looking car aficionados who are happy that there’s an alternate choice over combustion engines have had a lot to be excited about over the last few years. Whatever you may think of Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla, or Croatia’s Mate Rimac, the... Read more

    Dec 21, 2021

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    Perry Mack

    Trail Testing the Badlands and Wildcat

    Managing expectations has never been our strong suit and we knew it as we approached the test drive for the Ford Bronco. It is perhaps the most anticipated 4x4 release in the past 20 years. With an all-new truck backed with an off-road racing... Read more

    Nov 23, 2021

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    Multimatic

    Multimatic launches next-gen technologies on new Ford Bronco DR off-road racer

    Long-term partner of Ford Performance, Multimatic is proud to have been tasked with the development, build, and distribution of the recently launched Ford Bronco DR. This ultimate production desert racing vehicle relies on many of the innovative... Read more

    Nov 4, 2021

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    Mathieu Godin

    Is the New Defender 90 the Ultimate Overlander?

    In 2017, I had the opportunity to go off-roading with a new Range Rover at the Land Rover Experience Centre in Montebello, QC. I specifically recall its tires (they looked like summer performance tires) and thought, ‘there’s no way this vehicle... Read more

    Sep 26, 2021

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    Nissan

    All-New 2022 Nissan Frontier Starting Price

    Arriving at Nissan dealerships this September is the all-new powerful and rugged designed 2022 Nissan Frontier with a starting MSRP4 of $27,840 USD ($35,226.51 CAD). Read more

    Aug 18, 2021

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    Peter Boyer

    Breathing New Life into a JK

    Heading into Fall 2020, following the first wave of COVID-19 in the spring of 2020, my thoughts turned to the long winter ahead. I started thinking about how to best pass the time other than communicating on social media, watching Netflix and... Read more

    Aug 15, 2021

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