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Just Like The Bronco…Turn Assist For The Wrangler!
We have seen some of these “newer” features recently…the crab walk by the GMC Hummer and the tight turn by the Ford Bronco. Well fear not fellow Jeep owners! The company behind the Tazer programmer, Z Automotive, has enabled the newer Jeeps to also perform this “tight turn” or... Read more
CES 2022 Begins January 5!
So why do we care? Having first taken place in New York City in 1967, CES® is the most influential tech event in the world — the proving ground for breakthrough technologies and global innovators. This is where the world’s biggest brands do business and meet new partners, and... Read more
Could An Inline 6-Cylinder Make A Comeback?
Us old school Jeepers still remember, and probably still own, a Jeep powered by the beloved 4.0L straight 6 engine. It was arguably one of Chrysler’s best engines ever produced, released in 1986, making 190 hp and many lasting over 300,000 miles. It was used in Cherokees, Wagoneer, Wranglers,... Read more
The New 2022 Jeep Gladiator Fact Sheet!
Last week we released Jeep’s fact sheet for the upcoming 2022 Wrangler. This week we take an in depth look at the 2022 Gladiator! Powertrain options include a 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 with engine stop-start (ESS) and a 3.0-liter EcoDiesel engine with ESS. Equipped with a versatile box, a body-on-frame... Read more
The New 2022 Jeep Wrangler Gets Some Upgrades!
Jeep just announced a fact sheet about the changes coming to the iconic Wrangler for 2022! The biggest change in our opinion was the option of 4.88 gears! But take a look at this LONG list of items! New for 2022: 4.88 axle ratio available on Rubicon models with... Read more
SEMA: The Mopar Concepts 4XE, Overlook, and the M725 Jeep Kaiser
It’s always our go to hall and exhibit isn’t it? I have to say I am the biggest fan, or maybe I’m just partial to Jeeps or the new TRX? Mopar, the parts, service, and customer care division for the U.S. brands now under the Stellantis umbrella—has revealed several... Read more
Jeep’s Vision of Off-Roading – “It’s like Tesla’s dating app, but less depressing”
We have been talking about the future Jeep vehicles for the past year now, and if you were paying attention you have heard us say the electric vehicle is coming…no matter what YOU want. In fact, the EV’s are coming so quickly that Europe will no longer bring in... Read more
SEMA – Highlights of 2021!
We are back! After a long year for crazy cancellations and thoughts that the world  may be coming to an end.. we are back! Can you say WOW? I love the new changes to the Convention Center, more space and excellent displays, oh, and even more miles of walking! As... Read more
Are Aluminum Body Panels A Problem? We Want To Know!
Inquiring minds want to know! If you are the owner of a newer model Jeep…you know…the ones utilization aluminum body parts…you may experience issues with your paint. So much so that there is in fact an open Class Action lawsuit filed December 3, 2021 according to information found at... Read more
You’re Going To Have To Wait…
If you have been holding out for the Jeep Gladiator 4xe, it could be a while…like until 2024. We all know and understand that our beloved manufacturer has been BUSY! Keeping up with market demands, global supply chain issue and the competition takes a lot of energy! The popular... Read more