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CA Governor Newsom’s Ban of Gas Powered Vehicles Is Counterproductive
Editor’s Note: The following is a Special Report and opinion from ModernJeeper Don Amador. Fighting for our rights is nothing new for many of us that work in the field of recreation advocacy and/or resource management.  Over the last 7 months, we have experienced a plethora of executive orders... Read more
[pics] The History of Jeep – By Jeep!
We just cant get enough information about our beloved Jeep! And what a better place to for the information to come from, but from Jeep and FCA itself! Jeep® History In July 1940, the U.S. military informed automakers that it was looking for a “light reconnaissance vehicle” to replace... Read more
Jeep’s Newest Competitor, The Polestar Golem?
With the auto industry reaching into more and more hybrid technologies, there are a bunch of manufacturers sitting in design rooms. Volvo, a name we are all familiar with has another brand under its umbrella called Polestar. Have you ever heard of it? Think Tesla, but different. From Polestar:... Read more
Warn Industries’ Lets Users Operate Their Winch With a Smart Phone
Warn Industries is ready to debut an all-new, innovative way to control a truck or powersports winch using a smart device: introducing the WARN® HUB Receiver and App. This high-tech, highly durable wireless system allows users to control their truck or powersports winch using the Bluetooth connection on a... Read more
[pics] How Much Would You Pay For An Icon?
Jeep seems to be producing new vehicles as fast as they can build them! And the iconic Jeep Grand Wagoneer, which has been absent for close to 30 years, is the next release we are watching for. Highlights from the press release are focused on luxury and sophistication: Ultimate... Read more
How Will The New Wrangler 4XE Charge On The Trail?
We have all seen the reports of the newest Wrangler coming in 2021. The Jeep Wrangler 4xe pairs a turbocharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine with two electric motors, powered by a 400-volt, 17-kWh Lithium-ion battery. The system provides a total of 375 hp and 470 ft-lbs of torque! But how... Read more
The Cubby Cover: New Secure Storage For The Wrangler JL
Tuffy Security Products makes it easy for Jeep owners to upgrade to secure storage with its heavy-duty Locking Lid Cubby Cover for 2018-2021 Wrangler JL (2 Door) and JLU (4 Door) models. Providing concealed and theft-resistant lockable storage, the #358 Locking Lid keeps tools and gear safe.  Components of... Read more
[vid] “FCA Replay” Along With Jeep Sales & Canine News!
In a year of wondering what is next, one thing we can all be sure of is that our beloved Jeep brand remains strong and rolling forward! FCA US, LLC (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles) reported second-quarter sales of 367,086 vehicles – a 39 percent decline over the same period a... Read more
There’s A New Snorkeler In Town…
We know the name Mishimoto from our need to keep things cool…mainly our engine! The leader in performance cooling products was created for automotive enthusiasts by automotive enthusiasts. Established in 2005, they have more than a decade of experience in working toward providing superior cooling system upgrades. Mishimoto has... Read more
Thar She Blows! The Mahindra Thar That Is…
There’s so much going on these days…if its not the Bronco threatening to compete with Jeep, its the Jeep look-alike that we all know as the Mahindra!  Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., a part of the $19.4 billion Mahindra Group, just unveiled the All-New Thar, the most eagerly awaited and... Read more