Drivers cruising along an off-the-beaten track might stumble upon an unusual sight in the coming months.

Rivian is preparing a way for wilderness EV charging while parked at adventurous destinations, from mountain bike and hiking trails to kayaking spots.

The network will also include fast-chargers located along interstates, a strategy employed by Tesla and Electrify America, the entity set up by Volkswagen. Even Jeep plans to install EV charging stations at trailheads over the next few years.

The time of the Electric Truck is not only coming, but it’s coming in hot. People love pickups, and the love for EVs continues to grow.

Tesla announced the CyberTruck back in 2019. And Ford have just announced they will unveil a fully electric version of the Ford F-150 pickup truck called the F-150 Lightning on May 19. This is extremely exciting news for our BAM trailers!

Electric vehicles in cities make sense. The range is less important and there are chargers everywhere. Now is the time to think about the next step, and that’s EVs made for off-road or more rural applications. And BAM plans to lead that charge in the independent sector.

Battle Approved Motors will work in conjunction with the state of Arizona on its own EV charging network, with a twist. Off-Grid charging with soul.

BAM – Rolling to the future ✓

Mark Gantt teamed up with frequent collaborator Rowan Glenn and Tom Kirk and their Hidden Road Studios to be in front of the camera on this one. The video was directed by Kirk while Glenn handled the editing and visual effects.

Hidden Road Studios create music videos, lyric videos, live show visuals, and touring concert films. They’ve worked for such artists as Muse, Khalid, Imagine Dragons, Katy Perry, Shawn Mendes, Sam Smith, Coldplay, Elton John, Metallica, and many more.

Along with Miley, 52 other artists perform a unique rendition of their favorite song from Metallica’s self-titled fifth album (also known as The Black Album) in honor of its enduring impact over 30 years.

The new Blacklist album, along with a remastered version of the original Black Album, will both be released on Sept. 10 via Blackened Recordings.

Grizzly Coolers Partner With Battle Approved Motors

“Grizzly is the OUTDOOR EVERYTHING COOLER! And that’s why we’ve partnered with Grizzly. Not only to offer upgraded accessories - but to also work together on a couple of exciting and exclusive products for our vehicles and trailers” says Kenny Osborn, Development Manager at BAM.
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New Ernst & Young Report: EV Boom Coming Earlier Than Expected

Consultant Ernst & Young LLP now sees EV sales outpacing fossil fuel-burners in 12 years in Europe, China and the U.S. -- the world’s largest auto markets. By 2030, EY predicts that non-EV cars will account for less than half of overall light vehicle registrations.
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Mark Gantt X Miley Cyrus

Our boy Mark Gantt stars 'SOLO' in the new Miley Cyrus music video which is a cover of Metallica's "Nothing Else Matters” featuring Elton John, YoYo Ma, Robert Trujillo, Chad Smith and Andrew Watt.
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AiM Sports Partner With BAM!

Battle Approved Motors and AiM Sports today announced a multiyear partnership for their upcoming electric off-road racing series.
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NEW! Battle Approved podcast 🎧

The Battle Approved Podcast is a place where we get the opportunity to chat with people ‘we feel’ are battle approved in their line of expertise.
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EV Charging With a Twist ⚡

Drivers cruising along an off-the-beaten track might stumble upon an unusual sight in the coming months. Companies are preparing a way for wilderness EV charging while parked at adventurous destinations, from mountain bike and hiking trails to kayaking spots.
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Biden’s $174 Billion EV Plan

The Biden administration’s $174-billion proposal to boost EV adoption is slowly leaking out.
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Earth is hiring

Battle Approved Motors will continue to align with partners that share the same philosophy on protecting the environment and investing in research and development projects that have a positive effect on the planet.
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Black Rhino Performance Former Owner Kenny Osborn Joins Battle Approved Motors.

Battle Approved Motors (BAM) announced it has brought on Black Rhino Performance former owner Kenny Osborn. Battle Approved Motors is an early-stage startup company developing electric vehicle technology for work and performance-based side-by-side vehicles. As part of the arrangement, Osborn will help oversee the development department.
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