the 2006 Off Road Impact Show to bring you live coverage
of this event. The show hasn't started yet, but the
Pirate4x4.Com booth is already bustling with activity.
We will be hitting the carpet and getting pictures and
info on all the latest and greatest that the vendors
have to offer. Stay tuned. Be sure to check out our
live webcam perched atop Pirate4x4.com headquarters.
Knife" Gillen from Anarchy Off Road stopped by
with his loveley lady friend Katrina. Check out his
website at AnarchyOffroad.com.
Well we didn't
get much in the name of coverage yesterday. We were
slammed all day at Pirate4x4.com headquarters that I
didn't get much of a chance to wander around the show
and get many pictures.
show is pretty small in size in comparison to other
trade shows such as SEMA, and I can easily cover everything
by our event sponsor, Yukon Gear & Axle to see what
new stuff they have. One item in particular I thought
was pretty cool. They offer a spindle boring tool to
bore out your 30 spline spindles to fit a 35 spline
shaft. It may be an over the top tool for the shade
tree mechanic, but for the guy who has everything, it's
a very cool tool!
Roger Lovell unveiled their new Modified class Ford
Ranger here at the Off Road Impact show. The rig is
amazing, and I'm sure it works equally amazing. Brad
and Roger should be unstoppable this year!
hard at work today selling ads...
showed us their sweet new CO2 and Nitrogen combo regulator.
This slick unit comes with everything you need to fill
tires to air shocks.
over to the Interco booth and found some BIG tires.
Pictured is the 49" IROK, and 47 incher in the
we attended the Dirt Sports Awards ceremony. Shannon
Campbell was awarded "Driver of the Year"
for 2005. He beat out the likes of Robbie Gordon and
other well known desert racers for this honor. Congrats,
early Bronco attracted all sorts of attention at the
Yukon booth. Or maybe it was just the hot red head sitting
in front of it that was attracting the attention!