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[BREAKING NEWS]  Metalcloak Acquires Kargo Master Safari
RANCHO CORDOVA, CA – Armored Works, LLC, parent company of premier off-road suspension and body armor manufacturer Metalcloak, has completed an asset purchase agreement of the Kargo Master Safari (KMS) line of Jeep racks and accessories from Kargo Master, a subsidiary of Auto Truck Group, a work truck upfitter... Read more
Plug In Hybrid Jeep Wranglers Back in the News
We see them more and more — hybrids, electric and eco-friendly cars. Technology is advancing to make these vehicles more appealing to the average driver; but what about Jeep? Well, meet the future… The Jeep Wrangler, not well known for fuel economy appears to be going green. Jeep has... Read more
The 2019 Jeep Year in Review
We asked Kurt Schneider to pick out some Jeep highlights from 2019 and share his insights with this “Jeep Year in Review.”  We hope you enjoy the read and will stay tuned as ModernJeeper continues to bring you Jeeps, Jeeping and Jeepers in action. The Editors. While the Jeep... Read more
Giving News!  Warn Donates Winches to Help Disaster Relief Organization
We at the ModernJeeper family love hearing stories of giving this time of year.  And when one of our partners steps up big time to help those in need, we are thrilled to share the news with you.   From Hurricanes Dorian to Harvey, to floods and to wildfires, this... Read more
News! The Ford Bronco to One-Up the Jeep Wrangler?
Ford Bronco to One-Up Jeep with a Removable Roll Cage Modern Jeepers who live in sunny states from Florida to California knows how much fun it is to drive open-air, top-down, flying free in our Jeeps.  How about driving without a roll cage on those sunny pavement days? We... Read more
Jeep Look-Alike Looks Too Much Alike — Roxor vs. Jeep
Go ahead, ModernJeepers, say it! The Mahindra Roxor is just a UTV (side by side) with more payload than a Willys and a cool look. Ooops. That cool look has them in trouble again. If you think it looks like an old Willys Jeep, you’re right. That’s not an... Read more
News!  DV8 Joins Keystone Automotive’s Off-Road Category
Detroit’s Huron Capital, a private equity firm, announced its aftermarket car accessories and restoration parts platform, Drake Automotive Group, has acquired Riverside, California-based DV8 Offroad, a designer and distributor of off-road accessories and wheels.  These companies are all part of the Keystone Operations. The deal marks the fifth add-on... Read more
Turn5 Scholarship for College Kids Program Update
Auto Parts Retailer Awards College Scholarships for 2020 Turn5, Inc. Grants $11,000 in Q4 – Over $90,000 to Date We at ModernJeeper are pleased to share this press release about an awesome program for kids! In our book, anyone who is helping the future of our sport deserves all... Read more
Metalcloak Embraces Veteran’s Day to Benefit Wounded Vets
Metalcloak, one of the off road industries premier manufacturers and the primary benefactor for this website, announced Friday their biggest Veteran’s Day Sale ever… with an added benefit… a portion of all sales will benefit Veterans. According to Matson Breakey, co-founder and VP Marketing & Sales ... Read more
10 Consecutive Years! Jeep Wrangler Earns ‘4×4/SUV of the Year’ SEMA Award
Jeep Wrangler Earns 10th Consecutive SEMA ‘4×4/SUV of the Year’ Award Collective Voice of the Industry – The SEMA Award The Jeep® Wrangler has been named “4×4/SUV of the Year” for the 10th straight year at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas on Monday, Nov.... Read more