NWAPA Announces 2018 Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year Photos Courtesy of Ryan Douthit/NWAPA Shelton, Wash. – May 7, 2018 – The Northwest Automotive Press Association named the 2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4×4 as the top vehicle at its annual Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year competition.…
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Event Dates: May 1-3, 2018 Event Location: Washington’s Hood Canal This year’s edition of NWAPA’s annual Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year Competition, also known as Mudfest, will take place May 1st to 3rd. For more than 20 years, the media professionals of the NWAPA have met to evaluate the best SUVs, crossovers, and pickups available to consumers.…
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NWAPA Announces 2015 Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year Tahuya, Wash. – Apr. 27, 2015 – The Northwest Automotive Press Association (NWAPA) named the 2015 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk as its 2015 Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year. The 2015 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk combined the perfect blend of performance, features, off-road capabilities, fuel economy and value after two days of rigorous testing during NWAPA’s annual Mudfest competition.…
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For 2014, the NWAPA Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year (“Mudfest”) event will be held at the Dirtfish Rally School in Snoqualmie, Washington. We’ll be testing the best outdoor vehicles on a variety of courses, plus we have some new surprises to offer!…
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Snoqualmie, Wash. – April 22, 2013 – The Northwest Automotive Press Association (NWAPA) today crowns the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee as the 2013 Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year. The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee demonstrated outstanding performance, features and value after rigorous testing during NWAPA’s annual Mudfest competition.…
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Best Compact SUV: Mazda CX-5
Mudfest will be returning to the DirtFish Rally School for 2013. Here, NWAPA members will have an opportunity to drive today’s hottest crossovers and SUVs on a variety of test surfaces. New this year is an epic technical offroad course that will challenge any production vehicle!…
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