Wheelin’

with Keith and Johnny Orange!

Ep35 Goodnight Sweet Prints

December 16th, 2019

Ten Publishing has announced the discontinuation of 19 automotive magazines, including Four Wheel and Offroad, Jp, Car Craft, and many more. Keith and Johnny Orange discuss this end of an era, and reminisce about the days growing up with these car guy staples. 

The Museum of Off Road Adventure wishes to preserve original copies of all automotive magazines and publications for their growing library. You can donate during open hours or by mailing them to MORA, 8061 Marsh Rd., Clay Township Mi. 48001

Ep34 SEMA and APEX 2019

December 9th, 2019

Chad McKinney of www.quickdrawbrand.com calls in and shares his experiences with the annual SEMA show in Las Vegas. 

This year Chad also had the opportunity to check out the APEX show, also held in Vegas at the same time.  

Keith and Johnny Orange talk a bit about our Patreon only "End of the Trail" show, and what is going on with that. 

Ep33 The Tesla Cybertruck

December 2nd, 2019

Cyber Monday is upon us, and the Tesla Cybertruck is here!

What do Keith and Johnny Orange think? Do you love it or hate it? Are electric trucks the future of the Overlanding industry? 

John checks out www.tesla.com and we go over what we know so far on this futuristic vehicle. 

Ep32 The Most Influential V8 Engines of All Time

November 25th, 2019

The V8 engine design is the most popular choice for nearly all motorsports. Keith and Johnny Orange discuss why this is, and touch on some of the most successful V8's of all time, and why they worked so well.  

Ep31 A history of sleds - the first off road vehicle!

November 18th, 2019

Diane Kodet of Clay Township Michigan collects everything to do with Christmas and runs an event called "The History of the Christmas Tree Walk" every December. She comes in studio to tell us a little about that event, and how the popular downhill sled came into existence.  

For more information check out www.thechristmaswalk.com

Ep30 Dana 30 history and tech

November 11th, 2019

The Dana 30 front axle is in millions of 4x4s, yet it is often thought of as a throwaway axle. But is it? Keith and Johnny Orange discuss the various versions throughout history, and when you should consider keeping your stock axle. 

Ep29 The History of International Harvester Vehicles

November 4th, 2019

The International Harvester company is one of the oldest truck and 4x4 manufacturers and was the first to introduce many vehicular innovations that are still used to this day.  

The History of International is rich and needs to be remembered. Keith and Johnny Orange talk about some of the most popular models, including but not limited to the Travelall and the Scout. 

Ep28 Halloween Rambling and IT’s ALIVE!!!

October 28th, 2019

Keith and Johnny Orange tell some marginally automotive "ghost" stories. 

Continuing on that theme, what do you need to consider when bringing a vehicle back from the dead?  We cover that a bit. 

Hey, this is a fun episode. Hope you enjoy!

Happy Halloween! 

Ep27 Tranny Talk

October 21st, 2019

Keith and Johnny Orange discuss options for factory overdrive manual transmissions that also have a creeper gear, and discover there really aren't many.

Chad from Quick Draw Brand Adapters returns to the show and gives us a rundown of Overland Expo East. Additionally, he talks about NV4500 swapability as well as some modern options such as the TR4050 Tremec. 

Further info at www.quickdrawbrand.com and www.shiftsst.com

Ep26 Bodywork Do’s and Don’ts

October 14th, 2019

Both Keith and Johnny Orange have been involved with bodywork projects as of late. What should you consider when fixing dents and rust on your rig?  

There are many things to think about when choosing coatings and paint. Especially when using multiple stages or doing the floor of your garage. 

For additional floor coating information consider checking out www.mscfloors.com