Alloy USA New D44 X-Joint for Rubicon JKs

Alloy USA D44 X-Joints feature an individual grease Zerk fitting on each forged bearing cap and triple ridge seals to maximize joint life.

Check out this new U-joint option for folks looking to beef up the front axles on their Rubicon JKs and JKUs from Alloy USA. Lots of earlier JKs are coming up on or already passed the age where U-joint replacement is a good preventive maintenance step to ensure you don't have issues on the trail. ----- Direct, Heavy Duty Replacement for OE … [Read more...]

Superchips New TrailDash2


A new version of the already slick TrailDash is now available with a larger screen and a ton of customization options. Superchips' release: ---- PERFORMANCE TECHNOLOGY AT ITS SLEEKEST Bigger and better. In addition to the new slim case design, we also upgraded to a 5" full-color display making our gauges the sleekest in the industry. We didn't … [Read more...]

Bowless Soft Top for JKs from Rugged Ridge

Rugged Ridge Bowless Soft-Top (High Res)

The Rugged Ridge Bowless Soft Top options for 2007-2016 JKs completely eliminate the bulky factory soft top frame by allowing a snug fit over the factory roll bar for a more aerodynamic “fastback” look, while effectively providing an air-tight enclosure. This is accomplished while retaining the stock door surrounds and tailgate bar. The design also … [Read more...]

Five Buck JK Wrangler Raffle

2015 Cal4 Sweepstakes Jeep JKU

Cal4Wheel pulls off another winning raffle Jeep Isn't it worth $5 for a chance at a fully-loaded, trail-ready JKU crammed with all of the best gear that the industry has to offer? Check out this raffle from CAFWDA, proceeds go to keeping our public lands open for off-roading, so it's a great cause to boot. ----- If you think traversing the … [Read more...]

JPFreek Adventure Magazine – New Issue

JPFreek Adventure Magazine - Summer 2015

Our newest JPFreek Adventure Magazine issue is live! The Oldest Known Jeep - the Pygmy -An Insane Diesel J20 - the Ultimate Tow Rig -JKs Desert Racing across Morocco -Building a Diesel JKU to Circumnavigate Africa -Wheeling the Axial Racing SCX10 R/C Wrangler -Project LJPFreek: suspension, skidder, exhaust -Coverage of JPTrex 2015 with … [Read more...]

Africa Jeep JK Wrangler Build – Phase 1

Building lightweight cabinets with square aluminum tubing and corner connectors

After dreaming and planning for literally years, I have started the build on my Africa Jeep 2007 JK Unlimited Rubicon to travel around Africa for two years, focusing on the interior “camper.” I removed the back seat and all rear carpet and trim, then installed sound and heat insulation on the entire tub. To finish the floor I glued in a sheet of … [Read more...]

Alpine X009-WRA JK Stereo – New Product Alert

X009-WRA Stra FINAL 050515 copy

Sweet looking new JK stereo and nav unit for 2011+ Wranglers from Alpine. ----- Alpine Electronics of America, Inc. has once again added to its lineup of 9-inch Restyle dash systems with the arrival of the X009-WRA for select 2011-up Jeep Wranglers.  The X009-WRA is showcased in a custom Jeep Wrangler demo vehicle made by Starwood … [Read more...]

Around Africa in a Diesel JKUR

Planning the route, the Jeep and logistics

Later this year I’m setting out in my ’07 Unlimited Rubicon to circumnavigate the entire African continent. I will explore roughly 30 African countries and cover 80,000 miles over the course of 2 years, plus or minus. Driving a Jeep Wrangler TJ 40,000 miles from Alaska to Argentina on the Pan-American Highway in 2007-09 taught me more than I … [Read more...]