#FlexFriday means different things to different people. To the fitness crowd, it’s the day you post pictures of yourself straining in front of a mirror (“the beach is that way!”. To the Jeep crowd, it’s somewhat of a contest to see who can get the most “flex” out of their Jeeps suspension. Well, save your posts for another day, this guy wins #FlexFriday.
When a CJ, TJ and JK meet, good things can happen. The Jeep CJ66 Wrangler concept that the Mopar team built for the 2016 SEMA Show is a perfect example of when Frankenstein part swapping works out well. The vehicle features a Wrangler TJ frame but then uses a 1966 Jeep Wrangler CJ universal Tuxedo Park body atop of it, and to cap it off, plenty of modern Wrangler JK parts are added to the Jeep as well to create this one-of-a-kind off-road monster.
Suwanee, GA – Celebrating 75 years of Jeep, Omix-ADA gathered hundreds of Jeep enthusiasts on July 16 to honor its history. The first annual Jeep Heritage Expo kicked off with hundreds of custom Jeeps arranged in different Show & Shine categories along with Omix-ADA’s own 30 rare Jeeps ranging from very early 1941 prototypes to the latest 2016 Wranglers.
For every Jeep vehicle on the road or trail, there are countless stories and memories related to that rig. A Jeep’s memories can span multiples families and generations. For Mark Allen, Head of Jeep Design, the Shortcut Concept pays homage to what is one of the most iconic and memorable Jeeps to him, the CJ-5.
Suwanee, Ga. – Omix-ADA recently announced that it will feature six historic Jeeps from its recently expanded vintage and historic Jeep Collection at the company’s Off Road Success Center during the 2015 SEMA Show, in Las Vegas on November 3-6.
After two days of challenging on- and off-road driving, TAWA members voted for the best-performing vehicles and FCA US brands secured eight of 24 awards, the most of any manufacturer at the event.
Auburn Hills, Mich. – The Jeep brand’s Summer Celebration with USA Basketball National Team point guard Kyrie Irving continues to excite lovers of the game as the USA Basketball National Team makes its journey towards 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup. This Thursday, August 21, at South Street Seaport – Pier 16, New York, NY, fans will be offered the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play the Jeep “Open Air Challenge” against Kyrie Irving, as well as win tickets to the USA vs. Puerto Rico basketball exhibition game on Friday (August 22) at Madison Square Garden.
Suwanee, GA – Omix-ADA, a leading manufacturer of high quality Jeep, truck and off-road accessories, today announced the availability of new replacement steel body tubs for the 1981-86 Jeep CJ-8/Scrambler.
Omix-ADA’s new tubs are officially licensed as authentic MOPAR restoration products and come embossed with the authorized Jeep logo. Each tub arrives pre-assembled; fitted and welded together with the cowl panel, rear wheel housings, floor, dash panel and glove box already in place, just like it came from the factory, retaining all major factory mounting locations and channels for body mounting.
The Easter Jeep Safari draws in Jeep enthusiasts of all sorts. Toward the end of EJS week, the tradeshow at the Spanish Trail Arena pulls together those who’ve made the trek to Moab, Utah, to mingle, share stories of the week’s trail rides, and for the aftermarket to highlight the latest and greatest off-road parts.
There are always a few over-the-top builds stationed in the surrounding parking lots to gawk at just walking into the event, but the real show is inside the vendor area, where a showcase of company project vehicles and the newest product designs are featured in booths inside and outside of the arena. While perusing the products and vehicles at the 48th Easter Jeep Safari, we came across a few new items that caught our attention.
Auburn Hills, Mich. – For the second consecutive year, the Jeep brand has set a new all-time global sales record. Sales of 731,565 Jeep vehicles across the globe in 2013 bettered the previous record of 701,626 established in 2012.
“Jeep vehicles have now recorded sales increases both globally and in the U.S. market for four consecutive years, with back-to-back global sales records,” said Mike Manley, President and CEO – Jeep Brand, Chrysler Group LLC. “Customers clearly appreciate the new Jeep vehicle lineup that delivers vastly improved on-road driving dynamics and fuel efficiency, in addition to legendary, benchmark 4×4 capability.