Manifest destiny took this country west and transformed the landscape. Yet still, to this day, once you cross the Mississippi there remain thousands of miles of wide open expanses beckoning off-road enthusiasts to leave the blacktop behind and explore the great unknown. To this end an entire industry has boomed around building and competing with the fastest off-road capable vehicles on the planet. Let’s pay homage to these great off-road rides by taking a peek at some of the coolest ones roaming the back-roads and dirt paths. Ever ridden in any of these? Let us know by commenting below.
16) Stadium Racers
Trucks built for courses confined within a stadium. These things are balanced for liftoff and can handle some huge jumps all day long.