OVERVIEW
O.R.V. was published by Challenge Publications. The magazine was started by the regular "crew" with the November, 1976 issue. In addition to Ed Schnepf as the publisher, editorial duties were handle by Brian Brennan and Richard Johnson. The technical editor was Joe Mayall, and Neal East handled feature articles. "Tex" Smith provided executive support in the beginning.

The title was published through May, 1978, then was re-titled as Popular Off-Roading.

Like its competitors in this space, the magazine was a general off-road oriented title and covered off-road racing, Detroit 4-wheel drive trucks, featured off-road vehicles and how-to articles. It had the tag line, "The Magazine of Off-Roading".

CONTENT COMPLETENESS:
A total of 19 issues were produced. All cover images are complete, and many table of content pages are also included.

Nov 1976
Nov '76 Vol 1 No 1
Dec 1976
Dec '76 Vol 1 No 2
Jan 1977
Jan '77 Vol 2 No 1
Feb 1977
Feb '77 Vol 2 No 2
Mar 1977
Mar '77 Vol 2 No 3
Apr 1977
Apr '77 Vol 2 No 4
May 1977
May '77 Vol 2 No 5
June 1977
June '77 Vol 2 No 6
July 1977
July '77 Vol 2 No 7
Aug 1977
Aug '77 Vol 2 No 8
Sept 1977
Sept '77 Vol 2 No 9
Oct 1977
Oct '77 Vol 2 No 10
Nov 1977
Nov '77 Vol 2 No 11
Dec 1977
Dec '77 Vol 2 No 12
Jan 1978
Jan '78 Vol 3 No 1
Feb 1978
Feb '78 Vol 3 No 2
Mar 1978
Mar '78 Vol 3 No 3
Apr 1978
Apr '78 Vol 3 No 4
May 1978
May '78 Vol 3 No 5
Last issue