Earlier this year, I used junkyard parts to build up a rusty $600 Jeep Cherokee, which I then went off-roading at the Easter Jeep Safari. I outlcassed much newer Jeeps thre. But now I’ve got a new off-road project, and it’s even rustier than the last. Much rustier. And older. In fact, I think I may have gone overboard with this one. Read more...
Jeep enthusiasts are no strangers to Moab, Utah, and neither are Jeep designers and engineers. The folks from Jeep once again descended on scenic Moab for the annual Easter Jeep Safari and they came with a truckload of new concepts. And, because they like to get dirty, they even took them off road. The annual Moab Easter Jeep Safari is one of the...
Driving and disassembling the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Willys Wheeler at Easter Jeep Safari really got me high on “heritage” this week. One of the vehicle’s cutest features is the “4 WHEEL DRIVE” badge on the back, which is supposed to remind us of a Willys CJ-3A. Where else have you seen awesome 4WD badges? Read more...
The doors of the 2016 New York Auto Show are open, and there are lots of things to look and talk about. Remember the “Trailhawk” concept that Jeep introduced back at the 2012 Easter Jeep Safari? Well, that concept was so widely accepted, Jeep made it a trim level for the 2014 model year of the Jeep Cherokee. Show More Summary
This morning, two friends and I hopped into my rust-bucket $600 Jeep XJ and started our 1,750 mile road trip to the 50th Easter Jeep Safari off-roading event in Moab, Utah. Here’s an update on #projectswisscheese. Read more...
This weekend was a major success for my $600 Jeep XJ destined (hopefully) for the 50th Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah. With help from friends and readers, I did some serious wrenching. But unfortunately, we uncovered two major problems—problems that are likely to bring this build down to the wire. Read more...
The Easter Jeep Safari is a pilgrimage for off-road enthusiasts and Jeep lovers of all ages. This year, organizers are expecting thousands of attendees in Moab, Utah for the 50th annual event. The 50th anniversary of the Easter Jeep Safari is celebrated along with the 75th anniversary of the Jeep brand. To mark the occasion, Jeep […]
easter is almost upon us, which means it’s time for jeep to rollout another flock of concepts for its annual easter jeep safari. as the safari gears-up for its 50th year, in jeep’s 75th anniversary year, the carmaker has built no less than seven concepts designed to showcase mopar options and jeep performance parts available to enthusiasts. Show More Summary
The 50th annual Moab Easter Jeep Safari is coming up with a quickness, and Jeep has put together a number of functional concepts to bring to the party. Some are more interesting and more in-depth than others, but each and every one is special in its own way. Show More Summary
Jeep’s concept vehicles built for the 2016 Easter Jeep Safari keep coming. The automaker built a total of seven concepts, ranging from mild to wild. Certainly on the wilder side is this – the Comanche Concept. Built off the Jeep Renegade,...Show More Summary
The 2016 Easter Jeep Safari is nearing its invasion of Moab, Utah and Jeep has certainly made preparations. In fact, the automaker has built seven custom concept vehicles for the annual event. Jeep has been a part of the Easter Jeep Safari, a Jeep club event, for quite a while, having prepared concept vehicles for the trail run since 2002. Show More Summary
On Episode #470, we talk about the 2016 Easter Jeep Safari concepts, rumors of a mid-engine Subaru, a simpler Acura NSX, and more. Continue reading Jeep Moab Concepts, Rumors, And More | Autoblog Podcast #470 Jeep Moab Concepts, Rumors, And More | Autoblog Podcast #470 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 11 Mar 2016 11:01:00 EST. Show More Summary
Jeep and Mopar celebrate the Easter Jeep Safari’s 50th anniversary with seven concept off-road rides. The highlight of the batch might be the Trailcat, a Wrangler with the Hellcat’s 6.2L Hemi V8, but the retro Jeep Shortcut has won us over. More here.
Jeep has unveiled seven concept vehicles ahead of the 50th annual Easter Jeep Safari, an off road rally and celebration of all things Jeep and 4x4. The most eyebrow-raising of the reveals is the new, 707 horsepower Wrangler Trailcat,...Show More Summary
Jeep never holds back when it comes time to stretch its imagination and create some crazy concepts. This year at the 50th Annual Easter Safari, the American off-roading brand has taken things to the next level with seven concepts including...Show More Summary
Ahead of this year’s annual Easter Jeep Safari that will be taking place from March 19 to March 27 in Moab, Utah, here we get a look at seven concept vehicles that the manufacturer has designed in promotion of the off-road occasion. This year is especially significant, as it marks the 50th anniversary of the […]
Every year since 2002, Jeep, along with its parts division, Mopar, team up to create one-off concept vehicles ahead of the Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah. This year is no different, with seven amazing concept Jeeps ready to blast Moab’s tough trails with thousands of Jeep enthusiasts trailing behind. Show More Summary
It seems like we just got done with Christmas and Easter is already around the corner. But, that’s okay because that means the Moab Easter Jeep Safari is also right around the corner. The Moab Jeep Safari is an annual event held by the Red Rock 4-wheelers off-road club in Moab, Utah, hosting a fun week of off-roading and all around good fun. Show More Summary
Practical can be sexy! That’s kind of the Jeep Renegade ’s whole mantra. Most of this year’s Easter Jeep Safari concepts are unusably extreme, but the little Commander actually looks pretty reasonable. Read more...
Jeep will debut seven concept cars at this year’s 50th annual Easter Safari at Moab, Utah, which takes place between March 19 and 27. The concept vehicles have been developed for the brand’s 75th anniversary and predictably play on the brand’s off-road positioning, as well as its military heritage. One or two, such as the […]