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The 4x4 Podcast

This is a family-friendly audio podcast all about 4wheeling, offroading and exploring the outdoors.

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Episode 12 – Buying a Used 4×4

To stream the audio for the show, you can click on the play button right here! [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/the4x4podcast/Episode_12_-_Buying_a_Used_4x4.mp3] On this episode of the podcast we give you some tips on buying a used 4×4. If you have any tips that we missed or maybe we need to be corrected on something please send us your feedback! … Continue reading »

21 Feb 2012

Rank #1

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Episode 132 – Team Overland

Matthew from Team Overland joins us on the show today.  Craig also covers the Good Guys Hot Rod Show.  Check out the pictures from the event below. Description from TeamOverland.org Team Overland guides outdoor adventures and hosts campouts for Veterans, Veteran Families, and Kick Ass Civilian Supporters. Team Overland is unique in that it is not exclusive … Continue reading »

30 Aug 2018

Rank #2

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Episode 84 – BFGoodrich AT KO2

On episode 84, we chat with Frank Ledwell from OutdoorX4 magazine about his experiences with the new BFG AT KO2 tires from BFGoodrich.  BFG invited some media guys down to Baja, Mexico to try out their latest tires on the most demanding terrain on the planet.  BFG must be confident in the AT/KO2s to bring … Continue reading »

13 Oct 2014

Rank #3

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Episode 124 – Chevy Colorado ZR2

On this show we discuss the guys talk about the upcoming Chevy Colorado ZR2.  The ZR2 is an improved offroad package for the Chevy Colorado over the Z71 package.  It includes all kinds of improvements that make the Colorado ZR2 even more competitive (possibly even better) than the Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro. In the garage … Continue reading »

25 May 2017

Rank #4

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Episode 103 – The Alaska Expedition

This episode of the podcast will cover the entire trip from Kansas City to Fairbanks, Alaska in pretty general terms, in some ways.  In the upcoming episodes we will really dive in and discuss the Northwest Overland Rally, the trailer that we built specifically for this trip, and we also have loads and loads of … Continue reading »

20 Jul 2015

Rank #5

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Episode 108 – Derrick Metz and the Overland Teardrop Trailer

  GARAGE Dan – HAM Radio installation Craig – Ready to destroy his YJ Rich – nothing   INTERVIEW Derrick Metz – http://overlandtravels.com.  Derrick has built and awesome overland teardrop trailer.  He designed, engineered and built it all himself.  He shares some of his thoughts behind how he built the trailer as well as some tips … Continue reading »

25 Nov 2015

Rank #6

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Episode 87 – Mountain State Overland

On this episode of the podcast we bring you an interview with Jason from Mountain State Overland.  Mountain State Overland is headquartered out of Virginia and they mainly explore in the Appalachian Mountains of the eastern United States.  Mountain State Overland is very different than most other offroading outfits that you may find on the … Continue reading »

19 Nov 2014

Rank #7

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Episode 115 – Travel The World Overland with A2A Expedition

On this episode Dan interviews Graeme and Luisa Bell about their new book, Travel The World Overland.  The Bell family has been staying at a dream location on the Mexican Baja peninsula for a few months hiding from the snow and working on their latest book, Travel The World Overland.  The book is currently available on Kickstarter … Continue reading »

3 May 2016

Rank #8

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Episode 105 – Global Expedition Vehicles

The format for this episode is a little different than the traditional episode of The 4×4 Podcast.  So if this is the first episode of The 4×4 Podcast that you’re checking out, go back and check out a few of the past episodes that follow the more traditional format where we cover news, tips and … Continue reading »

7 Sep 2015

Rank #9

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Episode 150 – Overland Bound MD

The 4×4 Podcast episode 150 – Presented by Artemis Overland Hardware Whether you’re going to start a trip to Tierra Del Fuego or simply hitting the forest roads in the Ozarks for the weekend, Artemis Overland Hardware has just what you need.  Visit online at artemisoverland.com or visit their awesome showroom in Springfield, Missouri. Interview … Continue reading »

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16 Dec 2019

Rank #10

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Episode 20 – Teaching Your Spouse to Drive Offroad

  To stream the audio for the show, you can click on the play button right here! [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/the4x4podcast/Episode_20_-_Teaching_Your_Spouse_to.mp3] On this episode of the podcast I bring on my wife, Stefanie to talk about an article from Tom Severin over at 4x4training.com. We’re not doing an hangout this time but you can always check out The … Continue reading »

10 Aug 2012

Rank #11

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Episode 89 -Nissan Xterra Performance

On this episode of the podcast I talked with Dan Grooters from Nissan Xterra Performance. Dan grew up off roading a Ford Ranger out in the deserts of southern California. Now he’s getting ready to take on desert racing. He’s working on a Nissan Xterra to race Mint 400 this coming March. It’s great to … Continue reading »

31 Dec 2014

Rank #12

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Episode 9 – Interview with Overland Nomads

[audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/the4x4podcast/09_Episode_9_-_SEMA_news_and_Interview_with_Overland_Nomads.mp3] On this episode we talk about all the cool news and products that were spotted at the SEMA Auto Show in Las Vegas, NV. Here’s a quick rundown of the sightings: Toyota Tacoma TRD T/X Baja Series Limited Edition is announced, Lincoln Plasma Cutter Table, Land Rover testing a diesel-electric plug-in hybrid, night-vision cameras … Continue reading »

31 Dec 2011

Rank #13

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Episode 129 – Christmas Gift Guide 2017

From the Listeners: Matt Frick from Camp4Lo wants another 4×4 Podcast t-shirt Kids Classic 4×4 Podcast Premium T-Shirt 12… by The 4×4 Podcast for $19.99 http://amzn.to/2iNdboq Mens Classic 4×4 Podcast T-Shirt 2XL Kelly … by The 4×4 Podcast for $19.99 http://amzn.to/2jk6z06 Mens Explore Your World Jeep Shirt 2XL Roya… by The 4×4 Podcast for $19.99 … Continue reading »

30 Nov 2017

Rank #14

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Episode 13 – Interview with Clay Croft of xoverland.com

To stream the audio for the show, you can click on the play button right here! [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/the4x4podcast/Episode_13_-_Interview_with_xoverland.com.mp3] On this episode of the podcast we talk about new fuel economy standards, an electric offroader taking to the Dakar Rally, King of the Hammers and the Every Man Challenge. We wrap up the news section with a … Continue reading »

7 Mar 2012

Rank #15

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Episode 126 – Treaty Oak Offroad

On this episode Dan interviews Kyle Fogle, the CEO from Treaty Oak Offroad (or TOO as you might sometimes see it), based in Texas.  Treaty Oak Overland specializes in recovery equipment and its all manufactured in the United States.  It all started with some recovery points for the Toyota Land Cruiser and Lexus GX470.  Since … Continue reading »

16 Jul 2017

Rank #16

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Episode 93 – Oregon Trail Offroad

On this 93rd episode of The 4×4 Podcast, we interview the Oregon Trail Offroad team.  This group of friends in Oregon are planning an overland-style trip that will retrace the historic Oregon Trail, but in reverse.  The Oregon Trail originates in the Kansas City area and then heads west and ends in the Portland, Oregon … Continue reading »

2 Feb 2015

Rank #17

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Episode 110 – Centre Steer Podcast and the end of Land Rover Defender production

On episode 110, we have the pleasure of having John Kostuch from the Centre Steer Podcast join us. John brings his expertise on everything Land Rover as we discuss the end of Land Rover Defender production. While this is a sad day for Land Rover enthusiasts, this event is critical for Land Rover to move … Continue reading »

2 Feb 2016

Rank #18

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Episode 157 – Automotive Performance Group

Episode 157 of The 4×4 Podcast is brought to you by Artemis Overland Hardware.  Artemis Overland Hardware is a family business with a huge selection of overland equipment in stock for online orders or you can visit the showroom located in Springfield, Missouri.  Either way, Artemis Overland Hardware will get you equipped and ready for … Continue reading »

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22 May 2020

Rank #19

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Episode 21 – Chatting with Lost World Expedition

To stream the audio for the show, you can click on the play button right here! [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/the4x4podcast/Episode_21.mp3] Direct Download On this episode of the podcast Dan brings you part one of the interview with Luis and Lacey of Lost World Expedition.  Luis and Lacey are in their third year of exploring every possible awesome sight … Continue reading »

9 Oct 2012

Rank #20