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How WWII Jeeps Were Crated for Shipping

Not quite flatpacked, but pretty darn close<p>During World War II, America cranked out some 640,000 Jeeps produced by both Willys-Overland and Ford. …


It Seems Like a Junkyard Accidentally Re-Sold a 2017 Jeep Wrangler Hood

A Wrangler owner received a new hood from a parts recycler that seems like it came off a new Jeep Wrangler prototype.<p>The all-new 2017 Jeep Wrangler has got to be the most hotly-anticipated SUV debut of the current era. The Wrangler is already one of Fiat-Chrysler's most wildly successful vehicles, …


2016 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Unlimited review: Excelling in the rocks, mud and dirt - Roadshow

<b>The Good</b> The 2016 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Unlimited is an excellent off-road vehicle. It has all the mechanical goodies to make your dreams of dirt adventure come true.<p><b>The Bad</b> You'll have to suffer when driving on the pavement. Sure, the road noise and floaty drive may be part of the Wrangler's …


The 2018 Jeep Wrangler Will Use Aluminum for Its Hood and Doors

A leaked memo, apparently from aluminum supplier Alcoa, reveals the new Wrangler will use alloy for some of its body parts.<p>New cars need to be fuel efficient, and one of the best ways to reduce fuel consumption is to reduce weight, allowing the engine to operate more efficently. Making use of …

Sergio Marchionne

This is a modern day Willys Jeep

Shapes don’t come much more iconic than the Willys Jeep. More than 600,000 of the boxy blighters were built during World War II. They did pretty much …

World War II

How Jeep's WWII-Themed Wrangler Was Built

Jeep should really put this in production. It'd sell like hotcakes.<p>Jeep celebrated the 75th anniversary of Willys-Overland's first U.S. government contract to produce the first Willys MB with an excellent Wrangler concept done up like the original. Now, thanks to a timelapse video posted to Jeep's …

Time-lapse Photography

We Hear: Next-Gen Jeep Wrangler to Stay True to Its Roots

Jeep boss says: "Don't screw it up"<p>With the current JK series Jeep Wrangler due for replacement after a decade of service, the automaker is working on making the next-generation version of its iconic model more fuel efficient than ever. But those updates won’t be at the expense of its heritage or …


2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Willys Wheeler Review

It’s one of the most puzzling conundrums in the auto industry: how does an anachronism like the Jeep Wrangler rattle off ever-increasing sales …

Automotive Industry

The Complete Visual History of the Jeep Wrangler, from 1986 to Present


Jeep just unveiled one of the most exciting concept vehicles we've ever seen

The most eyebrow-raising of the reveals is the new, 707 horsepower Wrangler Trailcat, which borrows its monstrous V8 engine from the Dodge Charger and Challenger Hellcat.<p>Other concepts are based on either today's Jeep lineup or modern salutes to classic vehicles from the brand's history.<p>Add them to …

Classic Cars

Here's The Hellcat-Powered Jeep Wrangler That You Can Actually Buy Right Now

2.9K<p>SHARES<p>Jeep's designers cooked up a wonderful concept with the fearsome Trailcat debuted at the 50th annual Jeep Easter Safari in Moab, Utah—but …


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PUTC Checks Out The Jeep J8 Sarge, Can't Find Wert's Missing Burberry Scarf

Nobody really knows what Wert drove to his reunion. Some say they saw a Z06 parked at Como's in Ferndale. Others claim to have seen either a Burberry …

Automotive Design

2016 Jeep Wrangler Backcountry: Purple’s Back



2017 Jeep Wrangler: Top-Centric Details Emerge

We’ve spent a fair amount of time sleuthing out details on the next-generation Jeep Wrangler, but until now most of those discussions were focused on either drivetrain and suspension developments or its construction, widely speculated to be an aluminum body on a steel frame. (The photo above …


The New Jeep Wrangler Sunriser Concept is Diesel-Powered and Very Orange

AWD and diesel goodness.<p>Long a foundation of Jeep and Mopar's domestic promotional efforts, only recently have Wrangler-based concepts begun making regular appearances at overseas auto shows. We noticed an uptick in activity starting last year, when Jeep took a quartet of concepts to Beijing, …


Holy Toledo: Jeep Wrangler-Based Pickup Confirmed!

Less than 24 hours after reports began to circulate that the long-rumored Jeep Wrangler–based pickup was seriously being considered for production, <i>Automotive News</i> has seemingly confirmed that the project is a go. The news, which comes tied to the announcement that Wrangler production will remain in …

Sergio Marchionne

CJ5 Nosed 1968 Jeepster Commando

This 1968 Jeepster Commando has been restored with a great-looking CJ5 nose conversion and later Wrangler high-back seats. Still running its standard …

Jeep unveils a factory-designed 4" Wrangler lift kit

Jeep Performance Parts brings a factory-engineered 4-inch lift kit to get your four-door Wrangler that much further off the ground.<p>When you buy a new Jeep Wrangler, you're not really getting a new car—you're getting a blank canvas to customize, modify, hack apart and bolt back together in whatever …


The Africa concept might preview future Jeep Wranglers

Longer and with more cargo room, this Defender-esque Jeep concept is a subtle hint at a broader family of Wrangler vehicles.<p>It's bright enough in the styling dome to need sunglasses, but Mark Allen—Jeep's head of design—doesn't squint as he points to the hindquarters of the Jeep Wrangler Africa …

Land Rover

PRIVATE! Fall in and Salute This Ridiculously Awesome Jeep Staff Car Concept

Every spring, Jeep rolls out a treasure basket’s worth of deliciously awesome concept cars at Chrysler headquarters in Auburn Hills, Michigan, before packing them up and shipping them to the annual Easter Jeep Safari off-roading bonanza in Moab, Utah. This year, Jeep’s crop of Moab concepts didn’t …


Off-roading the 2015 Jeep Wrangler Willys Wheeler

For three days of off-road thrashing the Jeep Wrangler Willys Wheeler held up, hauled ass, and was game for whatever we asked of it. Did we mention it has a stick?<p>"Max?" I yell into the air. "Would you be so kind as to stand on the bumper and keep this thing from rolling down this mountain?" It's …


Geneva Rocks: Jeep Debuts Diesel-Powered Wrangler Rocks Star

Wrangler owners all know that they’ll one day wake up with the sudden urge to bolt on a couple thousand dollars’ worth of aftermarket parts. And in those precious disorienting seconds, Chrysler wants to them to default to mouthing the word, “Mopar”—hence the mission of this yellow Jeep landing in …

U.S. Army

How We'd Spec It: 2015 Jeep Wrangler – Feature

In light of Jeep’s recent forays into crossover-dom—see the Renegade and Cherokee, please—we’ve been hit hard with nostalgia for the brand’s good ol’ days. You know, the ones filled with solid axles, real four-wheel drive with low-range gearing, and manly stick-shift transmissions. So we moseyed …