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Monster Truckin’: Action Photos From The GALOT Motorsports Park Monster Truck Throwdown!

(Photos by David Whealon) – You know when the boys and girls at GALOT Motorsports Park throw a monster truck party it is going to be a good one, right? That was the case with the recent...

Kentucky Truck Tuggers Action Coverage: 4-Wheel Drive Combat At 4,300 and 6,000lbs!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – Truck Tug-o-war.  This is an event that likely began once there were two trucks in the same vicinity as a handy length of rope.  The Kentucky Truck...

Tuggers! Check Out These Photos Featuring Tug Of War Trucks From The Scott County Fair In Kentucky

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – While the four-wheel-drive truck tuggers are entertaining, the two-wheel-drive rigs are a completely different animal. As you might guess, steering is not...

The Texas Early Day Tractor & Engine Association 47th Annual State Show Was Huge And Cool As Hell.

I often laugh at Lohnes about his infatuation with tractors and stuff. I do this because it is fun, not because I don’t like tractors and stuff. I’ve driven a ton of different tractors...

Blue Oval Fans Rejoice, Intergalactic Ford Festival Was A Big Hit With Tons Of Rad Fords Of All Kinds And Here Are The Photos

Last weekend the NMRA World Finals and Holley’s Intergalactic Ford Festival took over Bowling Greek Kentucky’s Beach Bend Raceway Park and man what a show it was. This was an event to...

T-N-T Pulling Action Photo Coverage: The Ground Was Thundered At The Scott County Fair In Kentucky

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – So we left after the 4thclass was complete because my youngest son and I weren’t feeling well and hungry.  Oddly enough stopping off at waffle house...

TNT Tractor Pull Coverage: Some Of Kentucky’s Coolest Iron and Best Pullers Came Out To Test Their Mettle

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – Five classes were to be contested on this rather hot and humid evening, but we only stayed for 4. Sorry diesel trucks.  Maybe next time.  We’d been...

Watch The Inaugural Lucerna BAJA 400 Off-Road Race From Mexico Right Here

The inaugural running of the Lucerna BAJA 400 finished just a couple of hours ago and here is the complete live streaming video replay for you to enjoy. If you want to see great desert off-road...

LS Fest X Quick Take: Polaris RZR

Last year I got the opportunity to blast a Polaris RZR around on desert trails in southern Nevada as part of a BFGoodrich promotion for the Mint 400. Of all the things that I could say about the...

Gravelrama 49: Elimination Hill – Eyes To The Sky And Foot To The Floor!

The second part of Gravelrama 49’s Sunday schedule is the part of the show that, in my mind at least, is the root of the whole week of activity: Elimination Hill. Four stories of sand and pea...

The Greatest Tuff-Truck Video Of All Time: Packed House, Lunatic Racers, Carnage For Days!

Tuff-Truck competitions have been around for a long, long time. They are a staple of many off-road shows, they happen at state fairs, and generally speaking, they are the four wheel drive...

Monster Carnage Video: Check Out This 4-Minute Compilation Of Monster Truck Crashes From The Old PENDA Series!

I’m probably wrong about this but in my mind the pinnacle of monster truck “racing” came during the PENDA monster truck series time frame. I’m not talking about freestyle or...

2019 Capital City 300 Pull Photo Coverage: Killer Photos Of Trucks and Tractors Getting Down With The Sled!

(Words and photos by David Whealon) –Our NTPA Region 4 United Pullers of the Carolinas 2019 season is up and running and we’re back to the NC State Fairgrounds for one night of awesome...

2019 Hot Rod Power Tour Coverage: A BangShifter’s Tale Of Triumph In The Face Of Challenge

(Words and photos by Mike Brooks) – 2019 marked the 25th anniversary of the Hot Rod Power Tour. Last year I was finally able to check that off my bucket list with my C10 pickup. It was one of...