Driving Australia's Most Challenging Off-Road Trail

For most of Cape York, the remote peninsula north of Cairns that runs parallel to the Great Barrier Reef, the nearest major city isn’t even in Australia, it’s in Papua New Guinea. You know, where head-hunting was a thing up until a couple of decades ago. We just drove through it on the most challenging off-road trail… » 7/20/15 5:40pm 7/20/15 5:40pm

This Motorized Skateboard Cruises for Miles Off-Road

Normal skateboards are fine and all, but don't you ever get sick of pavement? It's a little limiting, no? Fiik makes skateboards that cruise wherever you want, using an 800-watt motor and chunky, off-road tires. And that motor's controlled by remote—you steer yourself like you would an RC car, with enough battery to… » 3/10/11 9:20am 3/10/11 9:20am

Magellan Triton GPS with Ground Guidance Tech Routes Around Rivers,…

Most outdoor navs, like the Magellan Triton, just go from point A to point B when navigating off road. Current and future Magellan Triton owners are is getting Primordial's Ground Guidance logic, which calculates routes around rivers, steep inclines and dense tree cover by analyzing aerial photography and elevation… » 2/04/08 7:45pm 2/04/08 7:45pm