8K’s Top 5 from SEMA

These are the things we found most interesting at SEMA. 1) Bollinger Motors 2) FJ Company signature series             3) Universal Motors Corporation CJ5 4) Maxlider Motors 4 Door Bronco             5) Icon Ford F- Series quad cab JB

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First time at SEMA

Hopping on the plane to Las Vegas I wasn’t sure what to expect out of my first SEMA show.  Though 8K has been to many industry events they have all been in the off road world and a much smaller scale than SEMA.  Walking into the show on Wednesday afternoon it was pure chaos, in […]

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Corbeau Baja JP Seats

After switching from my luxurious linked Jeep Grand Cherokee on 37s to a new to me 47 Willys CJ2a on 32s. The ride quality was a night and day difference. The short wheelbase and stiff leaf springs of the Willys combined with worn out seats made it a very harsh ride. This little devil is […]

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Fins and Things

Fins and Things is the perfect Moab warm up run.  It has epic scenery a few obstacles that can be a little challenging and plenty of pucker factor if it is you first time on slick rock.  We took a mixed group on this great trail.  The crew consisted of myself in the Willys, Steve […]

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Optima Blue Top Battery

I kept having corrosion issues with the battery in my FJ cruiser so it was a good excuse to upgrade. When looking for a battery I wanted 2 sets of terminals, a lot of cold cranking amps and the ability to run the battery hard with the winch without wearing out its life. I did […]

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China Man’s Gulch 6/4/2017

The first week of June arrived and that means 1 thing for the 8K Offroad crew.  It is time for China Man’s Gulch over in Buena Vista Colorado.  This was our second annual run on this trail and it did not disappoint.  Teaming up with Trailsoffroad.com and Redline Cruisers we met at the trail head […]

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Upcoming event China Man’s Gulch June 4th 2017

The 8K Offroad crew will be headed to Buena Vista Colorado to run China man’s Gulch trail Sunday June 4th.  All are welcome to join.  We will depart the trail head at 10 am.  This is a Colorado must do trail that offers some great scenery and some great challenges. High clearance is recommended with […]

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Overland Expo West 2017

It’s not always about the destination it’s about the journey.  Overland Expo West 2017 was the first official event that 8K Offroad has done.  This event for us was a learning experience with a year in the making from when 8K was formed it couldn’t have gone better. Leaving Aspen at 5pm on Wednesday Ross […]

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