Mickey Thompson Baja Boss A/T first look

Just received this set of Mickey Thompson Baja Boss A/T tires to evaluate. The Sidebiters on the new Baja Boss A/T are the beefiest sidewall tread I’ve seen on an all-terrain, and appear as rugged as most modern mudders! Much more about these in the weeks and months ahead. Tell ’em you saw it on RoadTraveler.net James Langan/RoadTraveler May 3, 2021 Copyright … Read More

New Mickey Thompson Baja Boss A/T

Mickey Thompson takes All-Terrain Tires to The Next Level with the new Baja Boss® A/T  STOW, OHIO – April 5, 2021-  Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels introduces the all new Baja Boss A/T (video link) hybrid all-terrain tire in a variety of sizes to fit 16-, 17- 18-, 20-, 22- and 24-inch wheels.  The new Baja Boss A/T offers aggressive looks … Read More

Truck camper MPG testing.

Sometimes results are not what most would expect. RELATED Link – Tread Matters: tire selection and fuel economy. Research the STT PRO here: Cooper Discoverer STT PRO Research the Fun Country here: Dick Cepek Fun Country Tell ’em you saw it on RoadTraveler.net Please consider becoming a patron. Copyright James Langan/RoadTraveler. All Rights Reserved Resources: Cooper Tire Dick Cepek Tires & Wheels … Read More

Cooper STT PRO first rotation review

Cooper STT PRO LT295/65R20 after the first 2,381 miles. Research the STT PRO here: Cooper Discoverer STT PRO Tell ’em you saw it on RoadTraveler.net Please consider becoming a patron. Copyright James Langan/RoadTraveler. All Rights Reserved Resource: Cooper Tire      

Dodge Ram 35 inch spare tire

Question: How much spare tire can you fit under your truck? Answer: It depends. This post is about squeezing a large (35.4-inches) tire into the stock location on a late-model, fourth-generation, Dodge Ram Cummins pickup. Both my Ram 2500 trucks (2014 and 2017) have had the tailpipe heat shield removed to facilitate winching a much larger tire into the factory … Read More

Cooper Tires STT PRO truck camper MPG test

Attempted to establish a baseline for fuel economy/mpg at 65 mph, with the 35.4″-tall, 295/65R20 Cooper STT PRO tires under a heavy Hallmark flatbed truck camper outfit. There was too much wind for this to be a true baseline, but efficiency was still good for this not-aerodynamic configuration; just under 13 mpg. I probably will revisit this in the future. … Read More

Cooper STT PRO 295/65R20 low psi flexing

Recent photoshoot (June 2020) with Cooper Discoverer STT PRO, 35.4″-tall, 295/65R20 tires. My 2014 Ram crew cab with Cummins Diesel and stock-height suspension was the model. Pressures were 27 in front, 17 in the rear. Disclaimer: As with all things, proceed at your own risk, only you can decide what is appropriate given your training, experience, knowledge, the conditions, etc. … Read More