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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
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
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
Dare Forward 2030: Stellantis’ Strategic Plan
Stellantis N.V. today unveiled Dare Forward 2030, its bold strategic plan for the coming decade that will drive Stellantis employees to be ‘second to none’ in value creation for all stakeholders. Stellantis commits to becoming the industry champion in the fight against climate change, reaching carbon net zero emissions by... Read more
The New 2022 Jeep Wrangler Gets Some Upgrades!
Jeep just announced a fact sheet about the changes coming to the iconic Wrangler for 2022! The biggest change in our opinion was the option of 4.88 gears! But take a look at this LONG list of items! New for 2022: 4.88 axle ratio available on Rubicon models with... Read more
SEMA: The Mopar Concepts 4XE, Overlook, and the M725 Jeep Kaiser
It’s always our go to hall and exhibit isn’t it? I have to say I am the biggest fan, or maybe I’m just partial to Jeeps or the new TRX? Mopar, the parts, service, and customer care division for the U.S. brands now under the Stellantis umbrella—has revealed several... Read more
Jeep’s Vision of Off-Roading – “It’s like Tesla’s dating app, but less depressing”
We have been talking about the future Jeep vehicles for the past year now, and if you were paying attention you have heard us say the electric vehicle is coming…no matter what YOU want. In fact, the EV’s are coming so quickly that Europe will no longer bring in... Read more
Are Aluminum Body Panels A Problem? We Want To Know!
Inquiring minds want to know! If you are the owner of a newer model Jeep…you know…the ones utilization aluminum body parts…you may experience issues with your paint. So much so that there is in fact an open Class Action lawsuit filed December 3, 2021 according to information found at... Read more
More Lithium-Ion  Battery Power Coming To Jeep
Whether we want it or not really doesn’t matter. Auto manufacturers are going electric…so much so and so fast that there aren’t enough batteries to make it happen. So like any good manufacturer…you just make the parts you need yourself. It’s happening. Stellantis is forming a joint venture with... Read more