We took a 1994 second generation Dodge Ram 1500 and a 1985 Chevy K10 up to the Gold Mine Hill mountain trail for a rematch between Roman's "Big Green" and Mr Truck's "Dodgezilla" project trucks. Previously on Gold Mine Hill, Dodgezilla suffered defeat due to a failure of the 4-wheel-drive system. The
A lot of developments have been made in automotive technology since 1985. Airbags, ABS and traction control are now standard features on just about every new vehicle. Headlights are another area in which technology has developed significantly since the 1980s. However, many new vehicles are not rated very highly as far
It's finally time for Dodgezilla (Dodge Ram 1500) and Big Green (Chevy K10) to stretch their legs on our Gold Mine Hill off-road trail. We have spent several months working on our trucks.
MrTruck went through every part of his 1994 Dodge Ram 1500 aka. Dodgezilla Overkill. It has new injectors, an
How much green did we put in to our K10 Big Green project? It all started with a lifted 1985 K10 regular-cab long-bed truck that we got for $5,000. We called it "Big Green".
The truck was a good off-roading machine, but the old 305 cu-in V8 was underpowered. The quiet exhaust
Our 1985 Chevy K10 "Big Green" project keeps on moving. This regular cab 4x4 square body got a Chevy Performance ZZ6 engine swap, throttle-body fuel injection, new exhaust system, and more.
The new ZZ6 350 cu-in has a rating of 405 hp and 406 lb-ft of torque. We kept the stock