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Tierra Del Sol’s Desert Safari, 60 Years of Ups, Downs and Adapting to the Future – #206 of the ModernJeeper Show
Hello ModernJeepers, and welcome to Episode 206 of The ModernJeeper Show… the show about Jeeps, Jeeping and Jeepers. Corey & Jessy are in the middle of a Western Slope snow storm while Matson’s sitting comfortably at MetalCloak world headquarters.. This week we are honored to have David Howell and... Read more
Do You Know Mac’s Minutes?
As Jeepers and off-roaders, many of us are familiar with how to tie things down, but does everyone do it correctly? We have all seen images of rigs improperly secured to trailers and even gear improperly secured to rigs, and unfortunately, some of us have seen the consequences of... Read more
Premature Electrification – The RAM 1500 REV
The Ram Truck brand unveiled its highly anticipated all-new Ram 1500 REV battery-electric truck for the first time today as part of the brand’s Big Game efforts. The commercial also signaled the official opening of customer reservations for a place in line to per-order the truck at The... Read more
#204 – Post Wildfire OHV Recovery Alliance with Ted Cabral and Del Albright
Hello ModernJeepers welcome to Episode 204 of The ModernJeeper Show…the show about Jeeps, Jeeping and Jeepers. Jessy’s back this week and we are joined by a couple incredible guests, Ted Cabral and Del Albright, both Land Use Warriors and board members, along with me, of PWORA, the Post Wildfire... Read more
Could This Be A Sign of Things To Come?
SEMA Sponsors ZEV Conversion Rebate Bill in California Senator Anthony J. Portantino (D-Burbank) has introduced Senate Bill 301—a bill sponsored by SEMA to create a financial rebate program for converting gas- and diesel-powered motor vehicles into zero-emissions vehicles (ZEVs). The legislation will allow California to support small businesses and... Read more
Arts and Crafts Day – For Guys Too!
When its cold outside and we regress into our homes…if you are like me…we look for projects to keep our minds busy. Granted, I live in an amazing place on the western slope of Colorado, but I have never really been a “winter sport” kind of guy. So when... Read more
Talladega…and the International Motorsports Hall of Fame!
Ok, I’ll admit that this is less about Jeeps, and more about the enthusiast side of who we are as Jeepers. I thought it would be cool to share with you all a few of the unique places that I have had the opportunity to visit over the years... Read more
Jeep Celebrates 20 Years as the Exclusive Auto Sponsor of the X Games!
The Jeep® brand is celebrating its 20th year as the exclusive automotive partner of X Games Aspen 2023. Returning to Aspen’s Buttermilk Mountain, the partnership will include broadcast, linear, social, digital and experiential extensions. Additionally, the Jeep Presents: X Games Aspen Best in Snow title, honoring one of the... Read more
The 2023 Progressive King Of The Hammers Preview
The 2023 Progressive King of the Hammers Powered by OPTIMA Batteries kicks off today. From its humble beginnings as a wager between a small group of friends in 2007, it has grown into the largest off-road motorsports event in the world and one of the largest to take place... Read more
Settlement Reached Over Steering Damper
I had not planned on posting this as I considered it “old news”, but now Jeep owners are getting mailed notifications of a proposed settlement. The original lawsuit alleged that 2018-2020 Jeep Wrangler and 2020 Jeep Gladiator vehicles have a front suspension steering damper defect, that can cause the... Read more