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[pics] Introducing Dan Smarg! Finding The Road Less Travelled!
A California to Wyoming Overland Jeep Adventure – Part I  Blog & Photos: The orange sun just dipped below the razor-sharp ridgeline and I haven’t even aired-down yet because I’m racing to get to anywhere I can call “camp” before twilight vanishes. It’s a very familiar story – one... Read more
Warn Industries Acquires Factor 55!
Editor Note: While recent events have disrupted our daily lives and activities, the off-road industry continues to do business and make changes as it needs to in order to better support its customers. Factor 55 Joins Warn Industries Clackamas, OR (March 18, 2020) – Warn Industries (WARN) today announced... Read more
Jeep “Death Wobble” Lawsuit Filed in California
ModernJeepers know about “death wobble.” It’s on our forums, websites, blogs and sometimes in our hands. Our friends at CarComplaints reported this lawsuit and we wanted to share the info with you.  Previous coverage from ModernJeeper at the bottom of the article.  The Editors.   March 11, 2020 —... Read more
The ModernJeeper Show, Ep. 57 – COVID-19 News Roundtable – John Herrick, David Johnson and Larry McCrae
Hello ModernJeepers, welcome to Episode Number 57 of The ModernJeeper Show… the show about Jeeps, Jeeping and Jeepers. With all the COVID-19 craziness going on, Metalcloak’s Matson Breakey, Mr ModernJeeper Corey Osborne, and RockStar Jeep Girl Jessy Greenland decided it was time to bring in the heavy hitters with another Roundtable... Read more
[UPDATED WITH NEW INFORMATION] COVID-19, Looks like you Won… for now.
EDITORS UPDATE:  On Tuesday, March 17, the City of Moab, Utah complied with a county mandate to shut down at 10:00 PM and to not re-open for 30 days. All restaurants, gift shops, hotels and vacation rental units have been ordered to cease operations for 30 days and all... Read more
Largest Auto Deal of the Decade…No Sign of FCA Slowing Down…
The kind of Jeep news from Business Facilities (BF) we like to hear at ModernJeeper.  They call it the 2019 largest economic development deal of the year. Business Facilities is a leading full-service media brand specializing in the site selection marketplace. With a panel of qualified judges, these awards... Read more
Most Advanced Jeep Soft Top Now Available from Bestop for Jeep Wranglers
ALL JEEP WRANGLERS 2008 TO CURRENT NEW SUPERTOP ULTRA SOFT TOP BY BESTOP® SIMPLIFIES AND ELEVATES THE OPEN-AIR DRIVING EXPERIENCE Louisville, CO (February 4th, 2020) – Bestop®, the leading manufacturer of premium Jeep® soft tops and accessories worldwide, announced the release of the Supertop Ultra for the JL Wrangler.... Read more
[pics & vid] Jeep Gladiator and Bill Murray Ad Rate Jeep #1 Ad During Super Bowl
All of us at ModernJeeper so enjoyed the Jeep Gladiator Groundhog Day commercial during Super Bowl that we just couldn’t help but share this news as well. This is the first time in Super Bowl and Jeep history that the brand has taken the top spot — #1 ad... Read more
Race Results!  KOH: A New King is Crowned
RESULTS STORY: Josh Blyler Wins The World’s Hardest One Day Off-Road Race 2020 Nitto King of the Hammers Powered by OPTIMA Batteries February 8, 2020 (Hammertown, CA) – Over the past twelve years, the same five racers have won the Nitto King of the Hammers Powered by OPTIMA Batteries.... Read more
Race Results! Toyo Desert Invitational Presented By Monster Energy
RESULTS STORY:  Bryce Menzies Dominates and Takes Home $100,000 February 6, 2020 (Johnson Valley, CA)- Over a dozen of the most talented off-road racers in the world converged for the Toyo Desert Invitational in an effort to take home $100,000, the biggest purse in desert racing. These drivers learned... Read more