With statistics telling us that 95 percent of drivers — even those of our beloved Jeep Wrangler — never taking their vehicles off the pavement, there are a lot of folks who simply don’t know the first thing about when or how to use that four-wheel-drive thingy. (What’s worse, I’ve come across a few who thought they knew exactly how everything worked, in spite of themselves!)
Here, then is a well-written and easy-to-read article on the basics of off-roading. It’s a great primer for beginners just getting into this whole off-road thing as well as those who’re still just thinking about it.
What does the author call “the mark of a village idiot who can’t drive?” Check it out her to find out: http://indefinitelywild.gizmodo.com/what-you-need-to-know-before-driving-off-road-1717626763