Levi Shirley Returns – Off The Road Again: Episode 97

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Welcome back to the Off the Road Again podcast! We’ve missed you. The focus is on the off-road adventure but we also dabble in all things SUV, truck, and van, maybe even some rally cars. Ross & Chris welcome Levi Shirley back to the show. Levi races in King of the Hammers and Ultra4. Loretta is his race truck and there is a new […]

Jim OBrill & Drive Chicago – Off The Road Again: Episode 96

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Welcome back to the Off the Road Again podcast! We’ve missed you. The focus is on the off-road adventure but we also dabble in all things SUV, truck, and van, maybe even some rally cars. Ross & Chris welcome Jim OBrill to the show. Jim is the marketing director for the Chicago Auto Show and cohosts the Drive Chicago radio show. Jim owns a 4th gen 4Runner and […]

Matt Swartz & Overland Journal – Off The Road Again: Episode 95

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Welcome back to the Off the Road Again podcast! We’ve missed you. The focus is on the off-road adventure but we also dabble in all things SUV, truck, and van, maybe even some rally cars. Ross & Chris welcome Matt Swartz to the show. Matt is a senior editor at Overland Journal and Expedition Portal. Matt spent 3 years living in a Clark Cortez RV and in […]

Lithium-ion batteries made from recycled battery materials lasting longer

TL: DR Recycled material batteries performed as well as and even better than new material batteries. Does anyone else like to read scientific studies once they’re published on the Interwebs? I know I’m not the only one. After reading the article recently about the proliferation of renewal power sources, it was delightful to find a […]

Jeff Glucker: Chapter 4 – Off The Road Again: Episode 94

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Welcome back to the Off the Road Again podcast! We’ve missed you. The focus is on the off-road adventure but we also dabble in all things SUV, truck, and van, maybe even some rally cars. Ross & Chris welcome Jeff Glucker back to the show. Jeff hosts Shift Talkers on Motortrend, makes videos for AutoTrader, is the editor-in-chief of Hooniverse, and will eventually be a guest on Spike’s […]

TRX, 392 Wrangler, Raptor, Bronco, BRZ & More – Off The Road Again: Episode 93

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Welcome back to the Off the Road Again podcast! We’ve missed you. The focus is on the off-road adventure but we also dabble in all things SUV, truck, and van, maybe even some rally cars. Ross & Chris welcome Robby DeGraff back to the show. Robby and Chris attended the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) fall rally at Road America. Chris drove the Ram […]

We have enough minerals for a century of EVs

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I like to look for inspiring or hopeful articles lately. I recently discovered an article about the future of renewable energy sources. TLDR breakdown is that solar, wind, battery storage, and electrolyzers are all on technological learning curves that will make them so cheap that it won’t matter how the world governments incentive those segments […]

Kurt Williams & Cruiser Outfitters – Off The Road Again Podcast: Episode 92

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Welcome back to the Off the Road Again podcast! We’ve missed you. The focus is on the off-road adventure but we also dabble in all things SUV, truck, and van, maybe even some rally cars. Ross & Chris welcome Kurt Williams from Cruiser Outfitters to the show. Kurt has been a part of overland trips with Expedition Overland, is a member of the Canguro Racing team, and is a […]

Jonny Lieberman Returns – Off The Road Again Podcast: Episode 90

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Welcome back to the Off the Road Again podcast! We’ve missed you. The focus is on the off-road adventure but we also dabble in all things SUV, truck, and van, maybe even some rally cars. Ross & Chris welcome Jonny Lieberman from MotorTrend to the show. Jonny traveled part of the Trans-America Trail in a Rivian R1T. He has also driven a Defender 90. The guys also discuss the Lucid […]

Trails OffRoad – Off The Road Again Podcast: Episode 89

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Welcome back to the Off the Road Again podcast! We’ve missed you. The focus is on the off-road adventure but we also dabble in all things SUV, truck, and van, maybe even some rally cars. Ross & Chris welcome JD from Trails OffRoad to the show. JD is the owner of a yellow Jeep JK and traveled a ton of trails around the country and documented […]