So after much deliberation the decision is to keep the good old Ford Ranger and use it for the build. So now I get to start a build thread (The son and I are pretty excited about this) to keep track of the progress. Would love for people to chime in and provide some ideas.
Step 1: Shocks; Suspension; Tires Complete
2 Inch Leveling Kit
Tires: 275/75/16 Toyo Back Country Mud Terrain – Same tire as the Discovery SST Pro.
Shocks: RMX Extreme Monotube
Step 2: Storage
Leitner Design’s Active Cargo System
Front Runner Slimline Roof Rack
Step 3: Bumpers and Lighting