The Expedition Overland crew have left their mark on the overland world, touring to 16 nations and 12 states, and constructing greater than a dozen expedition-ready autos.
Now they’re again with “The Final Frontier,” a brand new video collection that has a seven-person Expedition Overland (XOverland) crew driving three overlanding Toyotas and an off-road trailer into the Alaskan wilderness. This time, XOverland founder Clay Croft brings his 16-year-old son, Cyrus, alongside as a part of the staff.
The five-episode collection begins with a take a look at XOverland’s first campsite and the autos the staff has introduced alongside for the journey. These embody a pair of brand-new Toyota Tacoma pickups, a 2021 referred to as Atigun, a 2020 referred to as Raven, a 2015 4Runner often known as Clone (as a result of it’s a replica of a earlier construct the model has carried out), and an X3 Patriot Camper.
Although the builds are thorough sufficient to deserve in-depth movies of their very own, the primary video within the collection showcases mods like Atigun’s Icon suspension, Basic tires, regeared differentials, and CBI skidplates and bumpers. Chainsaws, photo voltaic panels, a fridge, and a gun rack are a number of of the fundamentals discovered within the PCOR tray mattress, which has changed the usual truck mattress.
‘The Final Frontier’ Video Collection
Via the five-part collection, the staff explores Alaskan fishing villages and cities, then strikes additional into the wild, exploring locations usually solely accessible by specifically modified bush planes. Finally, the crew factors their modified Toyotas within the path of Knik Glacier.
Episode 4 takes the Expedition Overland staff towards the highest of the world, whereas episode 5 slows down the tempo with a while for the crew to chill out, relive, and do some fishing. Anticipate to see issues like horseback driving, rappelling, canoeing, rafting, camp cooking, and all of the newest overland toys in use in these cinematic quick movies.
In case you’re an overlander or aspiring overlander, the collection is filled with classes, ideas, and overlanding experiences. Even if you happen to’re not, the collection showcases among the most lovely surroundings in America — all with Croft’s narration offering a soothing overlay, as an alternative of the drama and exaggeration typical of a actuality present.
Take a look at the complete “The Final Frontier” YouTube video collection.
Ought to “The Final Frontier” go away you wanting extra, Expedition Overland has greater than a dozen playlists of comparable off-road adventures from years of exploration across the globe. Take a look at the XOverland YouTube channel for extra.
You may also dive deeper into the automobile builds and the individuals behind the movies at XOverland.com.