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Where Is The Future Going: CES 2023
The year is 2023, and the largest electronics convention of its kind is once again making its way to the always exciting city of Las Vegas, Nevada. CES 2023 is here. The Consumer Electronics Show is an annual event that originally began as a way to showcase the newest... Read more
FCA Reports Fourth-quarter and Full-year 2022 Sales Results
Roughly 1 in 4 Jeep Wranglers sold last year was a 4xe! FCA US LLC reports sales of 347,669 vehicles in the fourth quarter and 1,547,076 vehicles for 2022. Overall, total U.S. sales for the fourth quarter declined 16% while full-year results decreased 13%. 2022 total U.S. sales decline... Read more
ModernJeeper Live – Our 200th Episode, is coming
That’s right, it is our 200th Episode… can you believe it? Corey, Jessy & I are still overwhelmed by the generosity of you, our listeners and readers… for four years we’ve been chatting it up… episode after episode.. even sometimes sticking with the theme of Jeeps, Jeeping & Jeepers.... Read more
MJ Garage: Short Tips To Help You In Your Garage 2
Did you not get exactly what you wanted for Christmas? Were you thinking more along the lines of “I wish I had some help getting more organized in my garage (or shop)”? Well, even if that isn’t what you were thinking, the folks at Metalcloak continue to give us... Read more
Class Action Lawsuit Could Be Dismissed
Editor’s Note: We thought we would start the year off with news of a lawsuit, that could actually be dropped. As we all know, most Auto makers are faced with recalls throughout the life of their products. Most of the time these recalls are for safety reasons or software... Read more
SEMA New Product Winner: TRAC TIRE JACK
This year at the Sema Show, I was so excited for some of the new product launches! A few in particular caught my eye and had to go see them for myself. Our own friends and market partners were part of the new product showcase this year, DMOS shovels... Read more
Jeep Recalls Wrangler 4xe Models
It has just been announced that Jeep is recalling 62,900 Wrangler 4xe models for software issues that could cause the Jeep to shutdown. The recall is for model year 2021-2023 Wrangler 4xe’s that were manufactured between September 2, 2020 and August 17, 2022. The engine shutdown is caused by diagnostic... Read more
SEMA 2022 : Year of the Bronco & SEMAFEST?
With over 140,000 registered attendees, 1,000s of vehicles on display, over 1,800 vendors, and well over a million square feet of exhibits, there was a lot to take in at The SEMA Show 2022. From the latest new products to custom trucks, cutting-edge car-culture trends and promoting diversity in... Read more
Jeep Adds New Color to 2023 Gladiator!
We all like color…well, most of us like color! But is “Earl” really a color? I mean it is gray. The first time we saw this color was on the “FarOut” Gladiator concept rig. Earl, a bold shade of gray with hints of aquamarine, joins the Gladiator lineup following... Read more
SBN’s WildTrak Bronco SEMA Build
Define a woman…. The meaning is vast…. But my meaning is a strong- independent female…that’s a badass. I am around a lot of “ BADASS” women! Enter SBN, the SEMA Businesswomen’s Network. The current climate in today’s society is changing, and it’s changing fast! We are not just house... Read more