BE READY FOR KING OF THE HAMMERS 2019

Sport

We are just a few weeks at the beginning of the KOH week and here is all the information about the 13th edition of this fantastic event.






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MY FIRST KING OF THE HAMMERS

Sport

A meeting, that with King of the Hammers, that has changed my life both personnel and professional. Since that February of 2011 a new world has been revealed to me and continues to fascinate and excite me.

ULTRA4 EUROPE GOES TO KING OF THE HAMMERS

News Sport

In Portugal, Dave Cole has dropped a "bomb" announcing that for the next three years the best European drivers will be able to participate in the King of the Hammers. We present you the 4 European teams that will participate in KOH 2019.


TROPHY RAT

Tech

It's not a hot rod, it's not a rat rod and it's not a trophy truck but it's a Trophy Rat!

Let's discover this wonderful rig made by Keith Northrup of Northrup Fab.

GALAXIA DE LA BAJA

Tech

We find it in Hammertown build by the Triple Nickel Racing team. This Galaxie is able to show its "balls" in the dusty tracks of the American deserts.

THE RACE TRACTOR

Tech

The Race Tractor was born from a 1951 Power Wagon pickup and from Jeremy Benson's off-road passion. A beautiful Ultra4 style truck.


GIGGLEPIN RACING LITTLE LADY

Tech

Only a few drivers in Europe have won 6 titles in international competitions in just one year. Jim Marsden of Gigglepin Racing holds this envied record for the year 2018. In this article we will discover all the secrets of his rig Little Lady.

TRIBUTE, PERFORMANCE N' PASSION

Tech

Tribute, the rig of Franck Daurelle and Francoise Hollender made its debut in September of last year at the Balkan Offroad, winning it, and then in 2018 it was the protagonist of Breslau Poland and again of the Balkan Offroad.

MONTADOR'S RIG WSR 500

Tech

Let's continue our journey into the world of Ultra4 Europe by introducing the French Nicolas Montador and the rig with which he will participate in the King of the Hammers 2019. Nicolas has moved from stuntman to top driver of Ultra4 Europe.


REBELLE RALLY 2018: IF IT WERE EASY, EVERYONE WOULD DO IT!

Sport

Eight days to over a 2000 kilometers through the most spectacular areas of Nevada and California using only compass and maps to reach the finish. This is the Rebelle Rally! A unique race of its kind in the United States designed by Emily Miller and dedicated exclusively to female teams.

NEW JEEP PICK UP GLADIATOR

News Tech

Exactly one year after the American launch of the Wrangler JL, Jeep presented the long-awaited pick-up at the Los Angeles Auto Show. After 26 years since the last Jeep pickup, the Gladiator represents a new frontier for the legendary brand with characteristics of performance, aesthetics, loading and towing among the best in its class.

NEW DEFENDER, OFFICIAL IMAGES

News Tech

A season’s greetings announcement from Land Rover: all-new Land Rover Defender will be for sale in U.S. and Canada starting in 2020: debut coming in 2019. Land Rover North America today announced something to celebrate in the New Year, the next-generation Land Rover Defender will be offered for sale in both the U.S. and Canada, starting in 2020.


2019 ULTRA4 DATES ANNOUNCED

News Sport

The dates and locations for the 2019 ULTRA4 North American and European Series were announced Saturday, September 29th in the Nitto Tire Booth at Off Road Expo. 

ULTRA4 EUROPE 2019

News Sport

The 2018 Ultra4 Europe championship is not finished yet and, well in advance, we already have the dates of the 2019 season with the new entry of King of Spain.


BOOM! IT'S KOH 2019

News 

Every year in California, the first week of February is dedicated to the King of the Hammers: the toughest off-road race in the world. This year the jackpot is dizzying: $ 100,000. 

HOW TO LIVE YOUR DREAM AT KING OF THE HAMMERS 2019

News 

If you are willing and if you have the chance to face a trip to America, the KOH is not so difficult to follow. Here are some tips from Paolo Baraldi, an expert on this American race.


ULTRA4 EUROPE KING OF PORTUGAL 2018

Sport

Not without reason the King of Portugal is called The Ultimate Iberian Race. From the first to the last of its 368 kilometers of race the 62 teams present had to fight hard to get to the end. A goal dreamed of by many and not at all achieved. The Portuguese team Tuff 4x4 are the winners of the King of Portugal 2018.

MISSION ACCOMPLISHED: TOTAL CHAOS AT VEGAS TO RENO

Sport

Nicole Pitell-Vaughan, the Queen of Chaos, drove the entire 530miles distance of Vegas to Reno (the longest offroad race in America) as the only driver of the Total Chaos team. With her co-pilote Tim Schrader they ranked 5th in the 7200 category. Excellent result that highlights the excellent performance of Toyota Lil'T.


RALLYE BRESLAU POLAND 2019

News Sport

Come on a weekend, race all the week, leave on a weekend!  Following the principle "less is more", Rallye Breslau Poland 2019 will be a 5-day event! Come on a weekend, race all the week, leave on a weekend! All the good will stay in a highly concentrated concept.

BALKAN OFFROAD RALLYE 2019

News Sport

Balkan Offroad Rallye in Bulgaria, 14th to 20th September 2019! We deliver you the ultimate offroad-adventure! For the upcoming 9th edition, RBI is introducing light but important updates of the event program that will make the rally more comfortable for the participants, especially for the ones arriving from far away.


JEEP HOT ROD LEVI'S EDITION BY JEEPERS CLUB MILANO

Tech

Created in 2015 by the Jeepers Club Milano to celebrate the 40th anniversary of CJ Levi's Edition, this Jeep Hot Rod has quickly become a must in all of Europe and has become an icon of all the Jeep brand and American car culture fans.

REBELLE rALLY 2019

News Sport

REBELLE RALLY 2019 DATES CONFIRMED. Competition dates are set for October 10th-19th, 2019. Registration is open NOW, with an early registration discount until March 1st.Created in 2015 by the Jeepers Club Milano to celebrate the 40th anniversary of CJ Levi's Edition, this Jeep Hot Rod has quickly become a must in all of Europe and has become an icon of all the Jeep brand and American car culture fans.

WRANGLER JL MOAB EDITION

News Jeep

The Jeep® brand is introducing the 2018 Jeep Wrangler Moab Edition. The first limited-edition model based on the all-new Jeep Wrangler.

SCARLETT: THE ULTRA4 ITALIAN WAY BY ACE RACING 

Tech

In this article we present you “Scarlett”, the new rig of Ace Racing. This is a real Ultra4 style 4x4 built using the most modern technical solutions and the best components on the market.


EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH THE FATHER OF WRANGLER JL

Stories of People

I had the honor of meeting and spending a nice day with Anthony Carvallo; one of the 5 Product Planning Managers who followed the development of the new Wrangler for Jeep. 

JEEP WRANGLER JL MADE BY ROCK'S 4X4

Tech

The Wrangler JL in Italy, and Europe, will arrive in September but, thanks to Rocks' 4x4, we can present the first JL completely modified in Europe.


BALKAN OFFROAD RALLYE 2018

Sport

With three marathon stages the 2018 edition of the Balkan Offroad Rallye was the longest ever. The victory in the Balkan Extreme went to the British Marsden-Ayre.

WRANGLER JL CODE 1 BY DYNATRAC

Tech

First in Europe we had the honor to test the new Wrangler JL and always first we photographed the first JL prepared by Dynatrac. Here are all the secrets.

10 CHECK RECOMMENDED BY DEFTEK

Tech

In extreme competitions, the winch is definitely one of the most whipped accessories. For these reasons it is important to take care of it. 


EVERYTHING ABOUT GIGGLEPIN GP100

Tech

From Asia to the States, obviously passing through Europe and Australia, the Gigglepin brand is universally recognized as synonymous of high performance winches. Here the story of Gigglepin  and the presentation of the extraordinary GP100.

U4E STOCK CLASS DEFENDER 90 V8 BY WSR

Tech

The French Aurelien Sagar won the 2018 European championship of Ultra4 Europe in the Stock category with a Defender build by WSR. In this article we will discover the secrets of this car and how is easy to compete in the Stock class.