Colorado Samurai Adventure

Colorado Samurai Adventure Editor: Johnathan Hall Tulsa, OK – There we were, in July 2014 two weeks prior to starting our now annual August Colorado driving-Samurai hauling trek from eastern Oklahoma. During the previous two treks out to Colorado we had driven my “dirty job” truck, a 1993 Ford F150 with 275,000 miles on the inline-6.  We used this truck to haul our …

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Around the West in 95 Horsepower

Lifestyle: Around the West in 95 Horsepower: Portland to Murtaugh Editor: Andy Lilienthal photos by Mercedes Lilienthal – subcompactculture.com Portland, OR – In the first installment of “Around the West in 95 Horsepower,” we talked a bit about where we were headed and what we did to prepare. In this segment, we’ll talk about our first day on the road. We made it …

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Upgrades, Repairs, and Rebuilds for the Suzuki Sidekick

Upgrades, Repairs, and Rebuilds for the Suzuki Sidekick Editor: Andy Lilienthal – subcompactculture.com Portland, OR – There’s been a lot going on with the Teal Terror (aka project Suzuki Sidekick) lately, which is part of the reason I haven’t been posting as much I as have previously. There have been some upgrades, some repairs, and even some rebuilds. Why? In preparation for …

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Bye bye bling, hello black … and the tale of a new tailgate

Way Of Life: Bye bye bling, hello black … and the tale of a new tailgate Editor: Andy Lilienthal – subcompactculture.com Portland, OR – Remember my blingy rear spare tire I had? That chrome-plated five-spoke sparkler which no longer matched my other black wheels? Well it’s gone thanks to a can of Plasti Dip. What is Plasti Dip you ask? It’s a rubberized …

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Does Your Car Have a Nickname?

Way Of Life: Does Your Car Have a Nickname? Editor: Andy Lilienthal – subcompactculture.com Portland, OR – Ever since cars have existed, people have been giving them nicknames. I tend to think cars’ nicknames will manifest themselves at some point due to some traits or characteristics. Forum Discussion here: ZUKIWORLD Forum    Project 1995 Suzuki Sidekick, better known by its nickname, The Teal …

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KOH Week Live Coverage!

KOH Week Live Coverage! ZUKIWORLD is proud to present Live Coverage for KOH Week.   SCHEDULE OF LIVE COVERAGE: Live chat will be available all week. Live streaming video will be available at the following times: Sunday February 1st: 7:45 AM KLiM King of The Motos Presented by Trail Tech Monday February 2nd: 5:45PM Vision X  SRRS vs. ULTRA4 Shootout Presented by …

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How-To: Suzuki Samurai mini-spool installation

How-To: Suzuki Samurai mini-spool installation Canon Beach, OR – Story/Photos: Matt Verley I’ve seen the “how hard is it to install a locker in my samurai?”  about a dozen times in one way or another; and I didn’t see a comprehensive set of instructions with pics.  So, since I put the spool in the back of a Samurai this evening, AND …

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ZUKIWORLD Reviews: Cascadia Vehicle Tents Mt. Bailey Roof Top Tent

Review Overview Build Quality. Ease of Setup. Price. Overall the CVT Mt. Bailey tent is the perfect size for our compact camping adventures. It’s comfortable, durable, convenient, and easy to setup and take down. With an overall weight of only 96 lbs., it’s ideal for those looking for a light, small roof top tent option. User Rating: 4.13 ( 2 …

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Fall Classic 2014… Wet and Soggy Adventure!

ZUKFARI – Fall Classic 2014… Wet and Soggy Adventure! Editor: E. Bewley Photo:D. Arnold, M. Verley, K. Anderson,  Bend, OR –   This year’s adventure was yet again another blast. There is so much to see in Central Oregon and it is always amazing to see just how much we can dig up and see while we’re out there. Highlights include: finding a …

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