SCOOP: MAXTRAX Xtreme, Mini & Jax Base

NEW MAXTRAX!!! You’re hearing it here first! Exploring Elements got the scoop on the all new additions to the MAXTRAX family. Later today MAXTRAX will unveil their latest creations to the automotive industry at the annual SEMA Show, but you get to see them all here first! They will be releasing the … [Read more...]

OVERLAND EXPO 2016: Overland Gear

Hot Gear From Overland Expo 2016 With over 200 vendors at Overland Expo 2016 there was something for every adventurer. Gear at the show ranged from backcountry fire starters, all the way to full off-road trailer systems with roof top tents, and quite literally almost everything you can think of … [Read more...]

EVERYTHING Awesome from The SEMA Show 2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kvsX00FWWYQ It's really hard to figure out what I should share from my experience at the annual SEMA Show. There are always SO many not so interesting and completely insane vehicles and products on display, and luckily always a few gems amongst the crowd. I figured … [Read more...]

EEXP: Maxtrax

As Maxtrax says; "take the easy way out!" I knew from day one of designing the EEXP that I would be integrating Maxtrax into the build. These light weight, durable, UV stable, orange (I love orange!) recovery tools should be an essential part of any overland or off-road vehicle, especially if that … [Read more...]

EEXP: Why?

The reality is that I couldn’t find a rig that met my criteria for a RTW overland adventure rig, at least with a reasonable price tag. While I’ve really enjoyed the van life for the past 2+ yrs, my Sportsmobile just wasn’t right for me in a number of ways. After tons of research, discussion with … [Read more...]