ModernJeeper - News about Jeeps, Jeeping and Jeepers
Jeep® Brand 4xe Day
The Jeep® brand is accelerating toward Zero Emission Freedom and will make a series of announcements on its electrification plans during the upcoming Jeep Brand 4xe Day. The video presentation will go live on Thursday, September 8, 2022, at 8 a.m. EDT / 2 p.m. CET on the Jeep... Read more
Clean Sweep: Jeep® Performance Parts Introduces New, High-performance Windshield Wiper Blades
Jeep® Wrangler and Jeep Gladiator owners can get a cleaner view of the trail or road with new high-performance wiper blades from the Jeep Performance Parts (JPP) team at Mopar that quickly clear the windshield with less washer fluid. The key element of the new JPP performance wipers are... Read more
Jeep® Brand Brightens 2023 Gladiator Palette With New High Velocity Yellow
The Jeep® brand is bringing bright sunshine to its lineup, adding the vibrant High Velocity yellow exterior paint color to the 2023 Jeep Gladiator. The first yellow to be available for the Gladiator, High Velocity is a high-energy, high-impact hue that is authentic and not afraid to stand out,... Read more
What’s New For The 2023 Jeep Wrangler!
Editor’s Note: Straight from the automaker, we take a look into what the next model year will look like. While I know a few of us were hoping to see the new twin turbo 6 cylinder in this offering, it looks like we will still have to wait a... Read more
Can A Mobile Fridge Be Too Big? [Part One]
You know what they say, go big or go home. Well with Dometic’s CFX3 75DZ fridge/freezer…you may never need to go home! Over the years I have used a variety of “portable” fridge/ freezers, and in fact still have and use them all. The first one I ever purchased... Read more
Remember Igloo?
Igloo and the Jeep® brand ventured out for adventure by releasing the first-ever Jeep Playmate coolers, featuring original artwork geared toward Jeep brand enthusiasts who want to keep their refreshments ice-cold throughout every journey. The special-edition Jeep Stickers Playmate Pal is available now in two color options at igloocoolers.com/jeep.... Read more
Patent Pending ‘Burnout Mode’!
A recent discovered patent filed with the USPTO that describes a “Vehicle Tire Heater and Cleaner System,” which uses hydraulic brake pressure to stop the motion of one axle’s wheels in order to spin the other ones, therefore “cleaning” them of any dirt and debris, as well as heating... Read more
‘Lunatic Fringe’ and the History of the Jeep Rubicon!
Our friend Chris Collard of Gone-Gpn spends some time with Jeep’s Head of Design, Mark Allen, during this year’s Easter Jeep Safari while riding in Jeep’s Wrangler Rubicon 20th Anniversary Concept rig! With a ton of great history on how the Rubicon Jeep began and some insight into the history... Read more
Stellantis Debuts The Hurricane 500 hp (HO) Twin-turbo I-6 Engine!
We have talked about this before and we knew it was coming…but that information wasn’t “formally” released…until now! Stellantis just revealed its new, 3.0-liter, twin-turbo, inline, six-cylinder engine, named Hurricane, that delivers better fuel economy and fewer emissions than larger engines while at the same time generates more horsepower... Read more
The Teaser Trail to Easter Jeep® Safari 2022
Ever wonder what blending two mighty off-roaders like the Jeep® Wrangler and Jeep Gladiator might look like? What if a truck dared to be more like an SUV to increase its departure angle? The latest Jeep concept heading to this year’s Easter Jeep Safari reinvents what the ultimate terrain... Read more