Philip Van der Vossen

Philip Van der Vossen

Owner at Gunaxin
Philip Van der Vossen is the Owner and Editor of Gunaxin, a Men's Lifestyle Magazine that was established in 2008. Philip also created and hosts the Trail Trek Tour, a traveling series of off-road events for automotive media.

Additionally, Philip has served as Rally Director for the Washington Automotive Press Association, Speaker at IMPAcon and Blogs with Balls, Chairman of the Relay For Life of North Anne Arundel County, Examiner Team Leader for the Maryland Performance Excellence Awards, and Credentialed Founder of Capitals Outsider.
Philip Van der Vossen

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Sports Figures in Santa Claus Suits
December 15th, 2018 in Sports > Other

Nothing makes us happier than pro-athletes dressed as St. Nick.

English Muffins Are More Than Just Breakfast Food
December 12th, 2018 in Grub > Food

The famed English muffin, with its signature air pockets, is capable of much more than being a breakfast favorite.

Toyota TRD Pro : Off-Road Adventure Over Wheeler Pass in Nevada
December 11th, 2018 in Motors > Trucks

Our latest off-road adventure with the Toyota’s TRD Pro Series vehicles was hosted by the Trail Trek Tour and involved an all-day trail ride to the top of Wheeler Pass in the Spring Mountains area of Nevada.

30+ Uses For Duct Tape While Camping
December 7th, 2018 in Gadgets > Tools

Duct tape is one of the most versatile and useful products you can keep with you to ensure that you are always prepared, especially when camping.

Epic Santa Claus Action Movie Posters
December 6th, 2018 in Media > Movies

Imagining Kris Kringle as an Action Movie Hero!

2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison
December 5th, 2018 in Motors > Trucks

The Bison isn’t made to look cool on the road, it’s purpose built to tackle tough off-road trails straight from the dealership and it delivers on that promise.

60 Joyous Beer Christmas Decorations
December 2nd, 2018 in Grub > Beer

Why spend money on Ornaments when you have empties laying around?

2019 Toyota RAV4 Adventure : Review
November 22nd, 2018 in Motors > SUVs

It’s the best looking RAV4 ever, but does it have capabilities to match the new rugged styling?

Balloons of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
November 22nd, 2018 in Travel > Do

120 photos looking at the history of Balloons of the famous Thanksgiving tradition.

Rockwell’s Thanksgiving Parodies
November 22nd, 2018 in Humor > Images

Norman Rockwell’s famous painting, “Freedom from Want” is updated for modern pop culture.

Ultimate Thanksgiving Episodes Gallery
November 22nd, 2018 in Media > Television

80 Photos from your favorite Thanksgiving Television Episodes

Twelve Facts About Planes, Trains & Automobiles
November 21st, 2018 in Media > Movies

Simply the best Thanksgiving Movie ever made.

Six Cocktails for Thanksgiving
November 20th, 2018 in Grub > Liquor

Make a stiff drink for your crazy uncle.

Presidents and the National Turkey
November 19th, 2018 in Humor > Images

The last 15 Presidents pictured with Turkeys

2019 Chevrolet Silverado Turbo : First Drive
November 19th, 2018 in Motors > Trucks

We recently were invited out to Scottsdale, Arizona to be among the first to drive the Chevy Silverado’s new engine.

NHL Honors Military Veterans
November 11th, 2018 in Sports > Hockey

Commemorating Veteran’s Day and Remembrance Day across Hockey.

Park MGM : Vegas Strip’s Newest Hotel
November 7th, 2018 in Travel > Stay

Park MGM is a great choice for those wishing to stay near the T-Mobile Arena or attend shows at the Park Theater.

Track Day with Fiat Abarth
November 6th, 2018 in Motors > Cars

124 Spider Abarth vs. 500 Abarth – Which would you choose?

BFGoodrich Announces Outstanding Trails Winners at 2018 SEMA Show
November 5th, 2018 in Motors > Tires

During the next year, BFGoodrich will participate in club events associated with these trails to highlight responsible trail use.

Kevin Costner Drives a Badass Toyota Tundra
November 1st, 2018 in Motors > Trucks

Costner’s Ultimate Adventure Truck was on display at The SEMA Show

60 Weird and Wacky Hearses
October 30th, 2018 in Motors

Some amazing versions of the classic casket carrier.

NFL Fans Celebrate Halloween
October 30th, 2018 in Sports > Football

Costumed crazies in the stands cheering for their favorite team.

100 Epic Group Halloween Costumes
October 23rd, 2018 in Humor > Pop Culture

A collection to inspire you and your friends to do something awesome.

Live Your James Bond Fantasy with a Snowmobile Adventure in Montana
October 19th, 2018 in Travel > Do

You don’t need to be a British action star to hop on a snowmobile, you just need to travel to Big Sky Country.

Drunk Pumpkins
October 15th, 2018 in Grub > Beer

In honor of Halloween, and our love of Beer, we have put together this collection of Drunk Pumpkins.

Columbus Day Humor
October 8th, 2018 in Humor > Images

Maybe it’s time to reconsider our most flawed holiday.

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
October 6th, 2018 in Travel > Do

40 Amazing Photos of the largest hot air balloon festival in the world.

Eight Fun Things To Do in San Diego
October 2nd, 2018 in Travel > Do

Join us as we tour all the best that San Diego has to offer.

Hotspot Shield : Secure and Private Access to the Internet
September 24th, 2018 in Gadgets > Internet

650 million users access the Internet securely with Hotspot Shield

Oktoberfest Has Begun!
September 22nd, 2018 in Travel > Do

60 photos from the amazing 16-day festival in Munich.

National Cheese Pizza Day
September 5th, 2018 in Grub > Food

Pizza Infographics to celebrate this important holiday.

Pimp My School Bus
August 28th, 2018 in Motors

Forty School Buses that are indeed “too cool for school”

Disney Steampunk by Mecanique Fairy
August 27th, 2018 in Humor > Pop Culture

A collection of Steampunk Disney Characters.

Five Things You May Not Know About Goodyear Race Tires
August 26th, 2018 in Motors > Tires

Learn why Dale Earnhardt Jr. says, “the tire is the most important thing on a car”

Five Obscure National Parks Worth a Visit
August 24th, 2018 in Travel > See

The United States is filled with popular parks that get scores of attention each year, but we suggest you consider taking the road less traveled.

Indie Do Good : The Home of Makers
August 17th, 2018 in Gadgets > Other

Good products. Good people. Good stories.

Serie A : Excitement Builds for New Season
August 17th, 2018 in Sports > Soccer

The end to the 7-season dominance by the boys from Turin?

40 Classic Vinyl Album Covers
August 12th, 2018 in Media > Music

Celebrate Vinyl Record day with these familiar favorites.

The Art and Science of S’mores
August 10th, 2018 in Grub > Sweets

Celebrate National S’mores Day!

BMW Performance Driving School
August 6th, 2018 in Motors > Cars

The BMW Performance Center has much more to offer than just the M School!

Mount Rushmore : Quick Visit
August 3rd, 2018 in Travel > See

Visit it now, before Trump adds his own head to Mount Rushmore.

Seven Fun Things To Do in Historic St. Augustine, Florida
July 31st, 2018 in Travel > See

We visited Florida’s Historic Coast and provide our recommendations for your trip to St. Augustine.

100 Awesome Shark Tattoos
July 22nd, 2018 in Humor > Images

Celebrate Shark Week with some ink!

Toyota and JBL Collaborate on Integrated Performance Audio
July 20th, 2018 in Motors > Cars

Toyota and JBL worked together closely to perfect the audio system in their flagship sedan, the 2019 Toyota Avalon.

Breezy Hills Alpaca Farm
July 19th, 2018 in Travel > Do

A visit to your local Alpaca Farm makes a great family travel outing.

2018 Nissan Kicks : First Drive
July 18th, 2018 in Motors > SUVs

The replacement to the Nissan Juke offers some compelling value.

Happy National Hot Dog Day!
July 18th, 2018 in Grub > Food

Learn something from these Hot Dog Infographics.

The Tour de France Devil : Didi Senft
July 16th, 2018 in Sports > Cycling > Sports > Other

Dieter “Didi” Senft is El Diablo of Cycling