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Old Jeep Commercial Shows How Versatile Vintage Jeeps Could Be

Jeep, Goes most anywhere… Does most anything. We’re really not sure what to think about the intro to this 1960 Jeep commercial. Buster Keaton was no doubt the king of silent film comedy, but we think the ad execs were reaching a bit by wrangling him into doing this commercial. Regardless, what is awesome about […]

Retro Cinema: How To Waterproof Your MB Jeep

Vintage Jeep training film

Here at Motor City Muscle Cars were absolutely love vintage Jeeps. This old War Department Signal Corps training film is all kinds of awesome. First we see what appears to be a complete waterproofing kit in a crate. We’d love to know what that kit is worth today intact. Second, we learn about our friend […]

Found On eBay: 1982 Jeep Scrambler Ambulance Conversion

1982 Jeep Scrambler Ambulance

Scramblers are awesome, let’s just go ahead and make that statement now. While the short wheelbase of the CJ is great offroad, there are times when a bit more room is a welcome addition. The folks at Horton Ambulance (still in business by the way) saw the potential of the Scrambler chassis as a nice […]

Life Size Jeep Wrangler Built Out of K’NEX

Jeep Wrangler Built From KNEX by Trent Nicholson for Roanoke Motor Co

It took Illinois State University student Trent Nicholson four weeks to build this Jeep Wrangler out K’NEX.

Mopar 2012 Jeep Mighty FC Concept Gallery

2012 Mopar Jeep Mighty FC Concept Photo Gallery - MotorCity

  I’ve always been a fan of the Jeep Forward Control and the Ford Econoline light pickup trucks from the 1960’s. Its not often we see a concept vehicle that recreates the iconic style of its legendary predecessor so well, but the Jeep’s Might FC manages to do just that. The design team started with a 2012 Wrangler Rubicon and repositioned […]

2012 Mopar Jeep JC-12 Pickup Truck Concept Gallery

2012 Mopar Jeep JC-12 Concept Photo Gallery Moab- MotorCity

  We were ready to pan the 2012 Jeep JC-12 concept as a just a reprisal of the Nukizer M715 concept, but the more I see of the JC-12 the more I like it. The Jeep J-12 concept is essentially an extended version of Mopar’s recently introduced JK-8 pickup conversion kit for the Jeep Wrangler.The […]

2012 Mopar Jeep Wrangler Traildozer Concept Gallery

2012 Mopar Jeep Traildozer Concept Moab -MotorCity

  You already know that the Jeep Traildozer concept started life as a Dozer Yellow 2012 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon. What you may not know is that the 37″ Mickey Thompson tires Dana 44 axles equipped with 4:10 gears and electronic locking differentials serve one purpose. Getting power to the ground from the bolt-in 470 horsepower 6.4-liter HEMI […]

2012 Mopar Jeep Apache Concept with Factory Hemi Conversion Kit!

Mopar Jeep Wrangler Apache Concept Front Winch Bumper

Jeep enthusiasts have been asking for a V-8 powered Jeep HEMI Wrangler, and Mopar is coming through. Debuting at the Easter Jeep Safari will be the new Mopar 6.4-liter HEMI V-8 engine conversion kit specifically for the Jeep Wrangler. Producing approximately 470 horsepower and 470 lb.-ft. of torque to the rear wheels, the Mopar V-8 […]

First Leaked Images of Jeep Might FC and J-12 Pickup Concepts Prior to Moab

2012 Jeep Might FC (Forward Control) Jeep J12 Pickup Truck Concepts Headed to Moab

Moab has become the Auto Show of choice for Mopar and Chrysler to unleash their hottest new concepts that hint to the future for the rugged off road brand. This year Jeep is not disappointing. They continue to build a frenzy of support for a Jeep based pickup truck that is liable to debut in late 2014 as a 2015 model, […]

Mopar 2012 Jeep Wrangler Traildozer Concept Heads to Moab

Mopar-2012-Jeep-Wrangler-Traildozer-concept-moab

To prepare the Jeep Wrangler Traildozer for Moab’s toughest trails, Jeep Design worked closely with the American Expedition Vehicles (AEV) engineering team to bring it to life. Starting with a new Dozer Yellow 2012 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon, the team added a bolt-in 470 horsepower 6.4-liter HEMI V-8 engine mated to a Getrag 238 six-speed manual […]