All posts by Steven Bryson

Return of the Ranger – 2019 Ford Ranger: Introduction

For the past 8 years, the US has watched in envy as the rest of the world enjoyed one of Ford’s most successful projects. The Ford Ranger has been absent from the US since 2011, despite enthusiasts calling for its return almost every year. But in 2017, Ford answered that call at the North American International Auto Show when they spoke the words every mid-size truck enthusiast had been waiting to hear, “The Ford Ranger will be returning to the North American mid-sized pickup market in 2019.”

Breathing Fresh Air – Intake R&D, Part 7: Troubleshooting

It’s the challenges that make life exciting. Doing the same thing over and over gets tedious, but if you seek out challenges, life begins to get interesting. When we last talked about our 2018+ Jeep Wrangler 2.0L intake, things were starting to get very interesting.

The last post saw our prototypes hitting the dyno to … Continue Reading ››

Everyday Exploration – Oil Catch Can Kit, Part 4: Final Design

If you’ve ever started something new or made a momentous change in your life, you’ve heard some version of the old cliché, “Life isn’t about the destination, it’s about the journey.” While I agree with that sentiment, anybody who’s conquered a major challenge can tell you that, sometimes, the destination is the best part. There’s … Continue Reading ››

Everyday Exploration – Oil Catch Can Kit, Part 3: Test results

What’s exploration without a challenge? If you drive the same easy trails or climb the same easy routes over and over again, life becomes boring. The thrill of exploration often hinges on the prospect of the unknown and taking a path without knowing where it will lead you. Without the challenge of the unknown, exploration … Continue Reading ››