The original Land Rover Defender, which hasn’t been sold in North America in more than two decades (a new model arrives for 2020), remains a sought-after off-roader. Himalaya, a company that specializes in restoring and repurposing older Land Rovers and similar classic utility vehicles, has added the four-door Defender 110-series to its offerings. Using original […]

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If your vehicle didn’t come with a wireless charging pad, you can add one. iOttie makes The Easy One Touch 2 wireless charger system that also doubles as a cell-phone mount. The company sells three different versions: A dash and windshield mount; an air-vent mount; and a slot mount that you insert into a CD […]

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Makerhaus specializes in various auto and electronic products and sells a 1:3 scale model of the high-performance 289-cubic-inch V-8 that Ford installed in the early Mustang. This one moves with the help of three AA batteries (not included). The cooling fan spins, the crankshaft turns, the pistons move up and down and the spark plugs […]

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Racing and Emotion offers custom-built chairs that really are works of art. The company’s focus is on the Porsche 917, which is one of the most famous of all Porsche racing cars and the vehicular star of the 1971 movie “Le Mans” that actor Steve McQueen produced and starred in. R&E makes what it calls […]

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The makers of Goo Gone from Magic American Corp. claim their citrus-based formula can remove tree sap, bird droppings, brake dust, tar, spray paint, bumper stickers and other nasty stuff from your vehicle’s exterior. But that’s not all. Goo Gone can also go to work on the inside to take care of a variety of […]

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Jesser’s Classic Keys sells keys for American vehicles from 1900 to the present day. The company’s specialty, however, is three-piece New Old Stock (N.O.S.) and reproduction sets — ignition, trunk and matching leather keytag – for classic 1950s and 1960s vehicles sold under the General Motors, Ford and Chrysler banners. Jesser can also stamp and […]

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You might not notice how bad your vehicle smells from cigarette/cigar smoke, stinky pets, gym socks, rancid food and other gross sources. But those riding with you probably will, which is why the Moso Bag is worth considering. The manufacturer claims that within 24 hours the product will absorb smells and freshen the air using […]

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In carpentry, the rule of thumb is to measure twice and cut once. When it comes to auto repair/maintenance, the mantra can now be to measure the bolt head or nut first rather than guessing and running back and forth to the toolbox until you find the right wrench or socket. The Wrench iD+ calibration […]

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Sometimes the car or truck you’re working on has to be moved around the garage or shop while one (or more) of its wheels is missing. Maybe it’s being repaired, painted or a tire is being mounted. Or maybe you have a project vehicle with no wheels at all. This is when the Guniwheel comes […]

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Backing up your trailer can be difficult, even if you have the proper outside mirrors (and especially if you don’t). A Trailer Rear Vision Kit from Brandmotion can make the process much easier. It comes with a backup camera that attaches to the rear of the trailer, plus a wiring harness that extends to the […]

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