Project LJPFreek goes to EJS 2015

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Our running story on taking Project LJPFreek from Michigan to Moab for Easter Jeep Safari 2015 — 1500 miles to the biggest Jeep party in the world! Specs on where we started: '05 LJ with 88k miles GR8TOPS Safari Cab hard top 4.5" total lift 315/75 Goodyear Wrangler Duratracs Stock drivetrain What we've added: Magnum Powers … [Read more...]

EJS Concept Jeeps – First Look

Jeep Chief 2015 EJS Easter Jeep Concept

Take a first look at this year's crop of seven Concept Jeeps for Easter Jeep Safari that could possibly boast the best concept ever in the Jeep Chief. Once again, Jeep will have Freeks drooling over the idea of eventually seeing something like these on the showroom floor and JPFreek will be at the media day at EJS to give you a first-hand look! … [Read more...]

ExtremeTerrain Giveaway – Regular to Rugged

ExtremeTerrain and Rugged Ridge giveaway

ExtremeTerrain has partnered with Rugged Ridge for their latest giveaway: Regular to Rugged! The Rugged Ridge Prize Pack includes some awesome Jeep accessories with more than $500 in merchandise for your Wrangler! Get your entry in before March 31! Rugged Ridge 13.5’’ LED Light Bar Rugged Ridge Grab Handles Rugged Ridge Front Seat … [Read more...]

Jeep Concept Vehicles EJS – Sneak Peek

Jeep Chief Concept 2015 Easter Jeep Safari

Take a first look at two of the Jeep concept vehicles for Easter Jeep Safari 2015. JPFreek will be bringing you coverage of EJS all week including the Jeep media event! We'll have our EJS special issue out in April with ALL of our coverage way before the print magazines, so be sure to watch for it! The Red Rock Responder sure looks like a pickup … [Read more...]

Jeep Renegade Hard Steel Concept

Jeep Renegade Hard Steel Concept

Now we're getting somewhere... say hello to the Jeep Renegade Hard Steel concept that debuted at the Geneva Motor Show this week. And yes, we know it's not a Wrangler, we know it's based on a Fiat platform, we know it had IFS/IRS we've long since gotten over those arguments, accepted reality and moved on to actually looking at the merits of what … [Read more...]

Cheap Cherokee Build Series: Rear Suspension

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Follow along as Michael Finch, a Suspension Specialist at 4Wheel Drive Hardware, builds this Cheap Cherokee project with all the preventive maintenance required and a number of choice, but economical, upgrades. Once complete, his teenage daughter will be able to drive to school and dance practice in something reliable, inexpensive and safe — and … [Read more...]

Cheap Cherokee Build Series: Front Suspension

Cheap Cherokee After Lift

Follow along as Michael Finch, a Suspension Specialist at 4Wheel Drive Hardware, builds this Cheap Cherokee project with all the preventive maintenance required and a number of choice, but economical, upgrades. Once complete, his teenage daughter will be able to drive to school and dance practice in something reliable, inexpensive and safe — and … [Read more...]

New Magazine Issue: Winter 2015

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From Moab to Morocco, hood tie-downs to ham radios, DuraTracs to Daystar, JPFreek has you covered with the new Winter 2015 issue. Escape the cold with wheeling in Moab or shoot snowy rooster tails on the trails at SnoFari, JPFreek helps get through the winter. Amazing photography of Team Lerner's JKU on the sand dunes of Morocco A JPFreek … [Read more...]

1/8th Scale R/C Jeep That Will Melt Your Face

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We seriously needed a minute and a number of replays before we regained the ability to control our limbs. Capo Racing just turned our brains into something resembling tapioca and it's coming out of our ears. What a mess. An 1/8th scale JKU with a metal frame, exceedingly scale suspension and steering and a detailed body and interior like nothing … [Read more...]