The desert is beautiful, but it can be a brutal and rugged place. It’s not somewhere that most people plan on spending much time. If you’re a Jeep enthusiast, however, the desert is exactly the type of place you want to go and get lost for a few days. See what we mean in this awesome video of a Mojave Desert Jeep Adventure.
Searching for new buyers with car-based Jeeps in 2006, DaimlerChrysler assumed the more obviously car-like of the two new Jeeps, the Compass, would be more popular. Square, boxy, and later to the party, the Patriot would fill in the gaps with a more male-centric demographic.
MESA, ARIZONA: There are a few Jeep Collections out there, but Omix-ADA’s Jeep Collection is one of the more recognized collections consisting of 31 vehicles spanning the 75 years of Jeep’s history. The exhibit is available for touring in Omix-ADA’s headquarters in Georgia, and they also travel with select models to different shows throughout the year.
Jeep recently announced plans to offer the new Cherokee Overland at the New England International Auto Show. This premium trim is designed to offer a more luxurious option for buyers in the mid-size SUV segment.
If you think traversing the backcountry in a full-equipped Jeep will cost you your first-born child, think again—this 2015 4-door Wrangler JK could be yours for the price of a fu-fu mocha. Each year, the California Four Wheel Drive Association (CAFWDA) fits a new Jeep with the newest high-tech equipment…and gives it away!
Henderson, NV – The final race of the 2014 Jeepspeed season posed a dilemma for nearly everyone in the race. Go all out for a win or try to be smart and protect your championship points. Both strategies played out during the Best In The Desert Henderson 250. The course was very fast which made it tough for those who tried to maintain a conservative pace. Some, who desperately needed points, took their fate into their own hands and pushed hard for the win. The result was a thrilling race that had championship implications everywhere you looked.
Chino Valley, Arizona – Trail Master’s new Budget Lift Kit makes it very affordable to raise your ‘07-‘12 Jeep JK Wrangler up to three-inches, to fit 33-inch tall tires and gain additional ground clearance.
The kit, PN- J4625SSV, was designed to work with the factory suspension system to retain the vehicle’s original control arms and suspension geometry. The complete kit sells for less than $700 and includes new heavy-duty, front and rear coil springs, Trail Master’s SSV performance shocks, longer front sway-bar end-links, and heavy duty hardware.
Trail Master Suspension systems are made in the U.S.A. Contact, Trail Master Suspension, P.O. Box 3450,Chino Valley, AZ 86323, (928) 636-7080. www.trailmastersuspension.com.
Rancho Cordova, CA – After the critical acclaim for the JK “Game Changer” Suspension System featuring the revolutionary 6Pak(TM) Shocks (Patent Pending #61/520,240) and DurofleTM) Joints (Patent Pending #13/368,570), many wondered what Metalcloak would come out with next. The answer: A Game Changer for the TJ.
Dubbed the “Long Travel” Suspension system, their new 3.5″ Short Arm kit, utilizes their 12″ travel 6Pak Shocks at both the front and rear of the rig giving you more travel than any other production short arm kit. Metalcoak’s unique-looking Dual Rate Coils are designed to provide a much longer free length, retaining the coils in the buckets at full droop. At ride-height the functional portion of the coil is shorter, providing better stability and greater driver confidence. Add to that Solid Chromoly front and rear track bars and Metalcloak’s Duroflex Joints, the TJ/LJ kit promises the best possible on and off road quality.