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Just Because It’s Always Been Done That Way…
You would think that after 75 years of manufacturing jeeps and almost 236,000 being built in 2014 alone, that the brand would be past any real issues with regards to how it does things. But, the brand, like all brands, has many decisions to make in how it chooses... Read more
Airless Tires…our Future?
Bridgestone’s airless tires are an amazing concept…Do you think they will appear in our near future? http://speedsociety.com/bridgestone-new-airless-tire-technology-incredible/   Read more
Go Big Or Go Ultimate!
Where’s the beef? We know that this question is one asked ALL the time when Jeep comes out with a new model. And of course we are talking about axles! Well, for all of you that need more “beef”, Dana has you covered! Dana has announced that its Ultimate... Read more
Live axles will remain…aerodynamics improved
Weight. It seems that the main concern in todays world, whether we are talking about a healthy lifestyle or improving our vehicles overall dynamics, is weight. Lighter equates to faster, efficient and sometimes even stronger. But, does it make sense? Would you rather own a vehicle with aluminum body... Read more
The Wrangler Rubicon 392 Not-A-Concept Reveal Today!
Jeep® will unveil the new 2021 Wrangler Rubicon 392 at noon EDT on Tuesday, November 17. The event will be streamed online and available for public viewing at www.youtube.com/Jeep. We have a couple of predictions: This Jeep will get the full-time 4 wheel drive transfer case in order to... Read more
A Slick Jeep Infotainment Upgrade
The JL Jeep Wrangler and JT Gladiator already have some great tech onboard, but you’ll have to upgrade to higher trim levels to get the top of the line 8.4 inch display and all of the features that come with it. If you’re wanting to bump up that screen... Read more
The Awesome Jeep Gladiator “Top Dog” Concept!
If you are a mountain biker…or even just a Jeeper…you are going to love this rig! What happened when you take the bed off of the new Jeep Gladiator? Well, the possibilities are truly endless, and Jeep has done some really cool things with this one. This Top Dog... Read more
The Challengers Keep Challenging!
It seems that almost every day there is a new contender to challenge Jeeps’ marketshare. Manufacturers that have been building vehicles for years are now trying to figure out how to achieve their own slice of the Jeep Lifestyle. This time it’s long time UK focused builder, Land Rover.... Read more
FCA Is Hiring and Expanding!
4,100 jobs are being added at our Jeep maker’s assembly plant in Detroit! During a news conference, Mayor Mike Duggan said “Think about this: More than 4,000 Detroit families with a middle-class job,” . “They start out at $17 an hour and ultimately work up to $28 an hour. This process... Read more
Imitation Is The Sincerest Form of Flattery!
Oscar Wilde said “Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery that mediocrity can pay to greatness.” And it appears that others are joining the party to create something to compete with the Jeep Wrangler. According to sources, the Suzuki Jimny, a car that loosely resembles the Mercedes-Benz G-Class and... Read more