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Off Road Podcast 373 – Gun Barrel Highway in a Jimny

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

Tonight, Aaron drives a motorcar, Jeremy dreams of being under the stars, & Ben brings home a friend or is it a dumpster fire?

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.  Your hosts tonight are Aaron, Jeremy and my name is Ben.  Welcome to the show.

The week in review is brought to you by Medical gear outfitters

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Jeremy – Planning to take my 4 year old out camping.

Aaron – Went to an FFA auction dinner.  Drove an Arcimoto Motorcar.

Ben – brought home an old friend 

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News brought to you by Colby Valve

  • Yahoo News – iPhone 14 gets Satellite Coverage
    • The 14 will have a 6.1-inch display, and the plus model will have a 6.7-inch display.
    • It sports the new A15 Bionic chip and all-day battery life.
    • Globalstar, Inc. GSAT will be the satellite operator for Apple a new emergency SOS feature. The service will launch in November and will be free for two years with iPhone 14 models.
    • iPhone 14 includes custom radio frequency components and new software designed entirely by Apple, enabling Emergency SOS via satellite on new iPhone 14 models.
    • Apple shared plans to take up to 85% of Globalstar’s satellite network capacity to enable Apple’s new emergency messaging feature.
  • Car Buzz – Not all jeeps are going electric
    • Wagoneer S, Recon but not the Gladiator
    • The CEO Christian Meunier said he doesn’t see the benefit in the current market
    • Maybe a smaller truck to compete with the Maverick but no current plans

Main Topic powered by WARN  

Last time you were on the show, you were the Mighty Jimny, now you are the Mighty Overlander

  • If I remember right, your Jimny was pretty new to you. How has your Jimny been?
  • Who set up this epic adventure and how did you get invited?
  • How long did the planning take?
  • Where was the destination?
    • What is the Gun Barrel Highway and how did it get its name?
  • Where did you stop along the trip
  • How hard was the road?
  • Who went on the trip with you?
  • Do you have any sponsors that you want to shout out?
  • Where can people find you?

Closing Statements

Thanks to 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 Australia and 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, Medical Gear Outfitters, and Colby Valve 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 or through our social media channels by searching for Off Road Podcast.  Also, you can listen to us live at Mondays at 7 pm Pacific.  When off-road please remember to have fun, tread lightly, and be safe and courteous. Thanks for listening.