Tongue Twister Trailers
Tongue Twister's new swivel trailers are superior to regular trailers because of their patented swivel design, which allows the trailer to pivot so that your mini can be driven directly off the trailer without having to back it up. These pivoting trailers have both front and rear ramps, making it easy to load or unload them by driving off front to back or vice versa, without uncoupling and without damaging the bottom of your truck, in less than a minute. Users may choose electric, hydraulic, or manual controls for swiveling the trailers. For more information, contact: Tongue Twister, (877) 925-8265, (352) 429-4977 (fax), email@example.com, www.tonguetwister.net.
Out Of The Ordinary Step-Notch
Silver Star Customs - the same shop that brought the mini-truckin' community those wonderful titanium drag blocks - has just introduced a new step-notch that's shaped like a triangle. The step-notch is made from the highest-grade steel available and can be fit to any mini-truck's chassis. For more information, contact: Silver Star Customs, Dept. MT, 6841 W. Center St., Horn Lake, MS 38637, (662) 342-6763, www.silverstarcustoms.com.
Orion Car Audio, a division of Directed Electronics Inc., is now shipping its XTREME amplifiers just in time for summer. The lineup includes the massive XTR 8004, an 800-watt monster that pumps either four channels of 200-watt power into 2 ohms, two channels of 400 watts into 4 ohms, or two 100-watt speaker channels plus a 400-watt bridged subwoofer channel into 4 ohms. The XTR 8004 carries a suggested retail price of $749. Orion XTREME amplifiers are sold at authorized Orion retailers throughout North America and around the world. For more information, contact: www.orioncaraudio.com.
Start 'Em Young
Check out the newest miniature mini-trucker clothing from Drop 'Em Wear? Now you're never too young to start frontin' on other kids whose parents drag pavement. For more information, contact: Drop 'Em Wear?, Dept. MT, 2455-A Spaugh Industrial Dr., Winston-Salem, NC 27103, (336) 774-9612, www.dropemwear.com.
Wheels To Floss Upon
The brand-new F220 by Paradyme, which draws attention wherever it goes, is available in 17x7- and 18x7.5-inch five-lug applications only. The high-quality chrome or super-silver finish is a must for your vehicle. For more information, contact: Paradyme Alloys, Dept. MT, 400 E. Lincoln Ave., Ste. F, Royal Oak, MI 48067, (800) 660-9305, (248) 591-6362 (fax), www.paradymealloys.com.
Magnet Paints announces the availability of its Chassis Saver underbody coating that's specially formulated to prevent automotive corrosion without the use of primers and topcoats. Chassis Saver is a one-paint solution that chemically bonds to rusted metal to create a hard, glaze-like non-porous finish that provides lasting protection to the underbody components of any vehicle. By sealing off areas from damaging moisture, Chassis Saver helps vehicles resist road salts, gasoline, oil, battery acid, and other solvents. Chassis Saver allows application onto bare or rusted metal via a brush, a roller, and all types of spray equipment. High-solid content and high-build properties ensure that edges are completely covered with only two or three coats. For more information, contact: Magnet Paints, Dept. MT, 336 Bayview Ave., Amityville, NY 11701, (800) 922-9981, (631) 842-8222 (fax), www.magnetpaints.com.
Boss Gloss is the ultimate vinyl and trim cleaner and protectant. RestoMotive Laboratories developed Boss Gloss to protect the delicate vinyl and rubber surfaces of your mini for years to come. For more information, contact: RestoMotive Laboratories, Dept. MT, P.O. Box 1235, Morristown, NJ 07962-1235, (800) 457-6715, www.por15.com.
Threads For Your Lifestyle
Johnny Suede makes all kinds of dope clothes for the active mini-trucker. With more than 400 items, including jeans and socks, there's bound to be something cool for your to wear to the next run or party. For more information, contact: Johnny Suede, Dept. MT, 760 Newton Wy., Costa Mesa, CA 92627, (949) 548-6390, www.johnnysuede.com.