BIG RED

Some people are just always able to get what they want, whether it’s in business, relationships or hobbies. Some of these guys are so good at it that they don’t even want you to know their…

Life Blood: Building A Ford For Therapy

By the time he built up a custom Ford Excursion, Richard Arista was a confirmed lifted truck guy. Together with friends and family, Arista spent nearly every weekend off the beaten…

Building Cars And Trucks To Help Wounded Warriors

Kelly Fromm knows what it’s like to be a soldier. While in the 82nd Airborne Division of the U.S. Army, he spent a lot of time jumping out of airplanes and doing other high-risk…

Adding Diff Covers And A Transmission Pan Cooler To Upgrade A 2000 Ford

Juan Ochoa uses his truck practically every day and on weekends he asks it to step up and do the tough job of hauling his camping trailer out to the beach, desert, mountains or…

Take a Tour of DieselSite

If you’ve been in the diesel modification scene for some time, then you’ve likely heard of DieselSite. Owner Bob Riley started the company out of his garage, and the success of his…

Lifting A 2015 GMC With A CST Kit

When Javier Gomez bought a loaded 2015 GMC Sierra Denali to use as a shop truck for his business—Gomez Custom Wheels & Tires in Fontana, California—he named it “La Paloma Blanca”…

This ’15 GMC Went from Okay to Oh Wow in One Day

Javier Gomez owns a shop in Fontana, California, called Gomez Custom Wheels & Tires—and he’s pretty obsessed with driving cool trucks. Over the years, he’s owned a few nice ones,…

Diesel Exhaust Fluid: Not Such a Bad Thing After All

When the U.S. government started requiring new ¾- and 1-ton trucks to have diesel particulate filters back in 2008 many saw it as the beginning of the end for diesel pickups as we’d…

Family Time: Father and Son-Built 2011 Ram 2500HD

Most of the time father and son projects involve gardening, or painting a fence or some other such mundane work. Not this father and son project. Stephane Lariviere (the father) bought…

Teen Dream: How a Young Man’s Dream Dodge Became Reality

Inside the cab of Jacob Neuenschwander’s 2004 Dodge Ram 2500 there’s a logo on the back seat that says “Fueled By Haters.” It’s likely true.…

Life Blood: Building A Ford for Therapy

By the time he built up a custom Ford Excursion, Richard Arista was a confirmed lifted truck guy. Together with friends and family, Arista spent…

White Dove Takes Flight: Lifting a 2015 GMC with A CST Kit

When Javier Gomez bought a loaded 2015 GMC Sierra Denali to use as a shop truck for his business—Gomez Custom Wheels & Tires in Fontana,…

Beefing Up: Adding Diff Covers and A Transmission Pan Cooler to Upgrade A 2000 Ford

Juan Ochoa uses his truck practically every day and on weekends he asks it to step up and do the tough job of hauli8ng his camping trailer out to the beach, desert, mountains or…

One-Day Upgrade: This ’15 GMC Went From Okay to Oh Wow in One Day

Javier Gomez owns a shop in Fontana, California, called Gomez Custom Wheels & Tires—and he’s pretty obsessed…