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USSV Rhino GX

USSV Rhino GX

US Specialty Vehicles is a newer automotive manufacturer based in California that's designing and building the SUVs that Land Rovers dream about when they're sleeping. The USSV Rhino GX is built on a Ford Super Duty chassis and packed with a 6.8L v10 engine capable of realizing 3...

Squarespace Makes It Easy to Share Your Passion with the World

Squarespace Makes It Easy to Share Your Passion with the World

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2017 Range Rover Evoque Convertible

2017 Range Rover Evoque Convertible

Admittedly, this isn’t what you would expect from Land Rover. And sure, you lose some luggage toting capabilities, but be honest, what could be cooler than a drop-top Range Rover? Built on the existing (and wildly popular) Evoque platform, the top on the 2017 Range Rover Evoque...

Hyundai Tucson Adventuremobile

Hyundai Tucson Adventuremobile

Making its maiden appearance at the 2015 SEMA Show, the Hyundai Tucson Adventuremobile is exactly what you need for your weekend excursions. Prepared in collaboration with SoCal tuner John Pangilinan, the outdoor capabilities of the Adventuremobile begin with the Treeline Tamarac...

You Can Buy Tony Soprano's Escalade

You Can Buy Tony Soprano's Escalade

When Tony Soprano had some business to take care of, he left his house, the Bada Bing club, or Satriale's in his pearly white Cadillac Escalade. You might not have similar business to attend to, but you can ride around just like Tony if you win the auction for one of the two 2003...

Legacy Classic Power Wagon

Legacy Classic Power Wagon

Originally billed in advertising as "a self-propelled power plant," the Dodge Power Wagon was a commercial truck produced from 1945 to 1981 that was based on the WC series of WWII military trucks. The moniker has been revived and applied to other releases over the years, but it n...

Tesla Officially Introduces the Model X

Tesla Officially Introduces the Model X

After years eagerly awaiting Elon Musk's next super vehicle, Tesla finally delivers the Model X, the "safest, fastest and most capable sport utility vehicle in history." And while that's a quote directly from the company, given Musk's track record, we're giving them the benefit ...

The Land Rover Defender Built For Children

The Land Rover Defender Built For Children

You children may never have the chance to own a brand new Defender when they grow up, but thanks to this pedal car from Land Rover, you can give them one now... assuming you're willing to spend $15k on a gift for your kids. Just unveiled, this hand-built pedal car Defender will g...

The Jeep Wrangler Pickup Is Becoming a Reality

The Jeep Wrangler Pickup Is Becoming a Reality

With the addition of a longer Wrangler, the Unlimited, the question now becomes—could we see a pickup edition of the ever-popular Jeep? After all, the Jeep Gladiator concept introduced in 2005 (pictured above) has long since churned the rumor mills of a pickup Wrangler. And it ...

A Rare Toyota FJ43 Is Being Auctioned Off

A Rare Toyota FJ43 Is Being Auctioned Off

Originally owned by a priest in Columbia, this extremely rare 1971 FJ43 will be auctioned off at Bonhams Quail Lodge later this month. Found in relatively good condition, the folks at FJ Company worked their magic in the restoration of this medium wheelbase FJ43. Incidentally, it...

The Tesla Model X Arrives Next Month

The Tesla Model X Arrives Next Month

It's been a long time since the Tesla's SUV was first announced in 2012, but next month we're finally going to get the Model X. Designed to be a “better SUV than the Model S is sedan” the Model X will share the dual motor, all-wheel drive configuration in the Model S. Peak po...

Startech Sixty8 Defender

Startech Sixty8 Defender

The automotive world let out a collective gasp last year when Land Rover announced the end of one of the most iconic off-road legends, the Defender. But chin up, no need to start dropping salt yet as there are a slew of commemorative models coming out including this recently anno...

Land Rover's Two Millionth Defender

Land Rover's Two Millionth Defender

In 1947, on the beach of Red Wharf Bay, Maurice Wilks, using the sand as a sketchpad, came up with the idea for the Land Rover, an off-road vehicle loosely based on the Jeep of the day. His vision ultimately became the Land Rover Defender. Sadly, due to safety regulations, the ...

ICON 1964 Dodge Power Wagon

ICON 1964 Dodge Power Wagon

Meet the latest from designer Jonathan Ward of L.A.-based ICON: the 1964 Dodge Power Wagon. Rather than trying to custom build a chassis to a vintage body, ICON hand-mates a 1964 Dodge body to a 2007 Dodge 2500 Mega-Cab chassis which results in a much tighter build. It also allow...

EarthRoamer Turns Ford Trucks Into Off-Road Campers

EarthRoamer Turns Ford Trucks Into Off-Road Campers

Your average motorhome won't fair too well when pavement gives way to unkempt landscape, and your average Ford truck won't make the best traveling house. For the best of both worlds, there are the Xpedition Vehicles from EarthRoamer. Built off Ford F-550s and F-650s bodies, eac...