Research & Development
Tips and insites from our engineers and enthusiasts and BDS project vehicles.
The late model Tacoma has proven to be a formidable successor to 3rd gen trucks with new technology, powertrain, and styling. While the chassis/suspension hasn’t seen much change since 2005, there are several upgrades to allow customers to get more from their Tacoma on and offroad. For that BDS offers a 6″ performance lift system […]
The newest build to join the BDS fleet is this 2016 Toyota Tacoma, packed full of new technology, new styling and a stout chassis. While the truck is fairly capable in stock form, the BDS team had bigger plans for this truck to improve the overall look, stance, and off-road prowess. For that we turned […]
The latest kit update from the engineers at BDS Suspension is a new bolt-in differential support bracket now shipping in all 2015 Ford F150 4″ and 6″ Lift Kits. This new gusseted support bracket has all the strength of the former weld-in support plate, now in an easy to install bolt-in design to speed up installation and eliminate the need for any welding during installation.
July 31st, 2013: BDS Suspension FMVSS No.126 Compliant In an effort to reduce the risk of rollover crashes the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) established the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 126 requiring all new passenger vehicles under 10,000 lbs GVWR include an electronic stability control (ESC) system as standard equipment. FMVSS […]