How To Buy A New Car Or Truck

This article was published in my Turbo Diesel Register column, Still Plays With Trucks, last quarter of 2017.¬†Dodge/Ram pickups were used for the examples, but the fundamentals are the same, regardless of the car or light-truck brand. Sticker Shock? Editor Patton shared that there is occasional, maybe even constant, grumbling from some readers about the cost of new trucks. Of … Read More

Transfer Flow In-Bed Auxiliary Fuel Tank System

Transfer Flow Fuel Systems Transfer Flow has redesigned their 50, 75, and 100 gallon in-bed diesel fuel tanks. The cover box atop that contains the sending unit, wiring connections, and the rollover valve now fits under a flush plate, offering a flat surface on which to place stuff when needed. The 50-gallon unit fits under most tonneau covers. There are … Read More

Warn M8274-70 winch

70th Anniversary¬†Warn M8274-70 Winch Warn is arguably the most known, respected, and legendary name in the aftermarket four-wheel-drive world. From manual-locking-hubs, winches, bumpers, recovery gear, and more, they have now been building for 70-years. Warn introduced several new products at SEMA in 2018; my favorite is their new M8274-70 winch. Even those less familiar with four-wheel-drive stuff can spot the … Read More

Factor 55 LDP Load Distribution Plate

Another great new winching product from Factor 55, the LDP, Load Distribution Plate, a multiple-load collection point. Copyright James Langan/RoadTraveler All Rights Reserved. Resource: Factor 55  

myCOOLMAN Australian fridge/freezers

The new myCOOLMAN Australian fridge/freezers caught my attention. I like the reversible lids. Copyright James Langan/RoadTraveler All Rights Reserved. Resource: myCOOLMAN

Cooper Tires AT3 tire family

Cooper Tires’ Scott Jamieson, Director of Product Management, gives us the rundown on the new AT3 4S, LT, and XLT designs at the 2018 SEMA Show. Copyright James Langan/RoadTraveler All Rights Reserved. Resource: Cooper Tires  

Big Ass Fans AirEye Pedestal Fan

For years I’ve been casually looking for a good fan for my shop. There are many inexpensive ones, from under $100 to a several hundred, but less than a handful that look like they would last long or work well. At the 2018 SEMA Show I found the Big Ass Fans display near closing time on Thursday. This particular fan, … Read More