This beast is based off a Ford F-550 and uses a 6.7L turbo diesel Power Stroke V8 to propel it’s many ton chassis. The EarthRoamer, however, is actually a completely custom overlanding vehicle that’s been built and designed solely in Colorado.
I’m a big fan of the Ford Ranger. I think it never should’ve been put out of production here in the States. I like small trucks, especially since 98% of the time a small truck is everything you need without all the hassle of massive fuel consumption and a big footprint. That being said, I […] More »
This week’s Truckin’ Fast clip features a Ford Super Duty powered by a PowerStroke diesel engine on the quarter mile drag strip, racing against a 5th generation Chevrolet Camaro SS. Even with the horrible reaction time which allowed the Camaro a short head start, the Super Duty smokes its way past the Camaro quickly and […] More »
One of the most fun projects I worked on at Ford was the E4OD/4R100 transmission for the off road racing community. We built transmissions for a Class 8 truck, which later became a Trophy Truck. They ran in SCORE and BITD events. The transmissions we sent were not THAT far from stock, but they did […] More »
Marcus Slater Ford-Trucks How’s this for awesome? Driver Ash nichols flew his Ford LTL a whopping 102 feet. Why? Honestly, I’ve got no idea. I know it’s in Australia, and honestly, that’s probably enough of a reason. The crazy thing is that it doesn’t even look like it’s going that fast on the run up. […] More »