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Chasing Baja – The Honda Ridgeline Chase Truck Part 2

So, how did the shoot turn out while I had the Honda Ridgeline Chase Truck? Check out the video here! Sometimes video shoots go exactly as planned with no issues or anything to worry with. Other times, it doesn’t quite work out that way. Even with this video on the 2017 Honda Ridgeline Black Edition […]

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Scumbuggin’ Around – Hoonigan’s 1973 Volkswagen Beetle

I’m a sucker for Baja Bugs. Those little cars were what got me into off-roading in Virginia in the first place. You can say I was a fan of the Scumbug the moment Hoonigan got theirs. If there is one thing I have vowed to own one day besides a good 4WD vehicle, it’s a […]

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AutoVloggin’ – Project Decisions and a Visit to CSF Radiators

So, it’s decision time and we’re driving to CSF Radiators to get a replacement for the 2000 Nissan Pathfinder So, after a dismal showing on YouTube with 35 views at the time of writing this and only four votes (a total of 11-percent of views, about 0.26-percent of subscribers, and 200-percent of Patreon Supporters), I’ve […]

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AutoVloggin – Pathfinder Window and Blower Motor

In this long AutoVloggin post, I try to figure out what’s going on with the window motor and blower motor on the Pathfinder before we choose what to do with the chassis. The passenger side window doesn’t go down in the 2000 Nissan Pathfinder, so I go though and figure out why it doesn’t and […]

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SEMA 2017: Realtree Ram 1500 by Mr Norms at Katzkin

More SEMA Show Booth Coverage, this time with Katzkin in the North Hall. Here, they displayed the Realtree Ram 1500 4WD modified by Larry Weiner of Performance West Group, Mr. Norms, and GSS Supercars. This Ram features a Realtree decal package that looks just like the R/T Striping but with a Realtree camo pattern and […]

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SEMA 2017: Textron Off Road Havoc X Ride Along

The 2018 Textron Off Road Havoc X made its semi-public debut at the 2017 SEMA Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center and they gave me a ride in one. UTVs and Side-by-Sides are a great way to start out in off-road if you’re looking for something dedicated beyond your personal vehicle(s). Textron Off-Road, formally […]

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AutoVloggin – Project Vehicle, You Say?

Well, after much thought, it’s time to create a dedicated project vehicle just for Carbage. In this post on AutoVloggin’, I discuss the plan for the 2000 Nissan Pathfinder where you guys get to choose its fate by liking or disliking the video. By liking, you are saying that you want to see the R50 […]

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AutoVolggin’ – Catching Up

So, now that the SEMA Show is done, we can do a little catching up on this first ever video blog I have done. Today, I’m introducing AutoVloggin’ with “Catching Up”. This may or may not be a daily vlog, but the idea is simply talking about things related to the automotive field, Carbage, and, […]

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The Nexen Rodian MTX Debut at SEMA

Nexen Tire USA finally gets into the lucrative off-road market with the new Rodian MTX. During the 2017 SEMA Show, Nexen Tire USA finally dropped into the Off-Road market with a tire that looks worthy of the market – the Rodian MTX, their take on the Extreme Mud-Terrain design. It’s a reversible tire that features […]

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BMW X3 M40i Attack Run at Big Willow

During the Motor Press Guild (MPG) Test Fest, I got to drive the new 2018 BMW X3 M40i with the twin-turbo B58B30M0 inline-six. The 3.0-liter mill puts down 355-horsepower and 369-lb/ft of torque before splitting between all four wheels, but what’s more impressive is that the torque curve remains flat from 1520-RPM to 4800-RPM. A […]

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