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Off Road Podcast 331 – Suzuki Jimny Talk

This episode of the Off-Road Podcast is Sponsored by WARN, Power Tank, and Medical Gear Outfitters.

Tonight, Aaron calls a muffler shop, Jeremy is actually here, Andy breaks some hearts & Ben reaches out to Mother Russia.

Welcome to the off-road podcast. A podcast about everything off-road. We cover the news, review products, and interview people in the off-road industry.  I’m your host Ben and I’m here with my co-hosts Aaron & Jeremy, our guest host Andy and our guest Tony who is currently in the future.  Welcome to the show.

THE WEEK IN REVIEW IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY MEDICAL GEAR OUTFITTERS

What are you waiting for? Are you waiting to have a casualty on the trail? Check out Medical Gear Outfitters dot com to get straightened out.  Medical Gear Outfitters has everything you need whether you are going out for the day or traveling on a year-long expedition.  Head over there to get offroad-specific kits that meet all your needs.  While you’re there use code “Offroadpodcast” for 10% off.

Jeremy – Had a random horn issue. Also had a squeak from my serpentine belt.

Aaron – Finally found an exhaust shop that will touch my truck.  

Ben – Finally feeling better and planning on starting work on the 4runner soon.. Did get an email on the bremach pre-order 

Hey guys, we are looking to reach more listeners.  We are going to start reading Apple iTunes reviews on air.  If you hear yours, send us a message with your address and we’ll send you an Off-Road Podcast sticker.  You can find all of our social media by just searching our name.  Now go hit that subscribe button! 

PATRIOTPATCH.CO 

We also want to thank our sponsor Patriot Patch. Head over to Patriotpatch.co and check out their selection of great patches, shirts, cleaning mats, signs, and stickers.  You can also join the patch of the month club for 15 bucks and receive a patch, matching sticker, and artist proof each month.

NEWS BROUGHT TO YOU BY POWER TANK

  • Off road only electric pickup truck
    • Kandi America K32
    • $27,699 for the 60 mile range
    • $34,499 for the 150 mile range
    • Similar size to a Toyota Tacoma
    • 265/65r17 tire (30.6”x10.4”)
    • 4,100lbs
    • AWD
    • 10” touch screen with bluetooth, backup camera, and a digital gauge cluster
    • Very car like interior unlike SxSs
    • Not street legal
  • Drop in electric axle
    • Obviously for vehicles with a traditional body on frame
    • 120 & 250 kW power range
    • 1 & 2 motor versions in development with the 2 motor having torque vectoring
    • Can be used with leafs or coils
    • Similar weight of a heavy duty solid axle (batteries excluded)
    • No pricing yet

MAIN TOPIC POWERED BY WARN  

Fast Five Facts   

1. New or old vehicle? 

2. Summer or winter camping?

3. Rock, Sand, Snow or Mud?

4. Favorite vehicle brand?

5. Favorite tire?

Tell us about you

How did you get started in off-roading?  

What do you drive now?

What was the first vehicle you took off-road?

What’s your most embarrassing moment on the trail?

Biggest win on the trail?

Where is your favorite place to wheel?

Any places you want to go that you haven’t gone?

Jimny questions

What is Micro Overlanding? Pros and cons?

The best thing about the Jimny?

The worst thing about the Jimny?

What have you done to the Jimny to modify it?

Is there any accessory for the Jimny that you’d like to see that isn’t made?

Any Mods you wish you could do that you can’t do in Australia?  

Where can our listeners find you?

  • Youtube-The Mighty Jimny
  • Instagram-@themightyjimny

CLOSING STATEMENTS

Thanks everyone who listens to us weekly and also to those who watch us live on YouTube.  We really appreciate you.  Please share us with your friends and help us grow.  God bless America!

Don’t Forget to visit Patriot Patch and join the patch of the month club. Check out our Gaia affiliate link for up to 40% off. Also, don’t forget to head over to Warn and Powertank to see all their great gear. We are a proud part of the firearms radio network. Got a question or comment?  Send it to us through our webpage at firearmsradio.tv or through our social media channels by searching for Off Road Podcast.  Also, you can listen to us live at overlandradio.com Mondays at 7pm Pacific.  When offroad please remember to have fun, tread lightly, be safe and courteous. Thanks for listening.