The Tony Hawk Foundation is auctioning a one-of-a-kind 2007 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Unlimited, customized by Tony Hawk and DUB. The Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4x4 has been tricked-out with 24" TIS 09 wheels, Toyo off-road tires, a custom 9" body lift, skateboard racks, and Birdhouse skateboards. Inside you’ll find 7" monitors in the headrests, embroidered Tony Hawk logo on the seats, an Alpine DVD Headunit System, a Custom Fiberglass Subwoofer Box, plus many more unique details.
In addition to the Jeep, the winning bidder will also receive the new T-Mobile Sidekick LX Tony Hawk Edition (designed by Tony), plus 4 VIP Tickets to Tony Hawk’s Boom Boom HuckJam tour and an opportunity to meet Tony before the show. The winning bidder will also be featured with the Tony Hawk DUB Edition Jeep in an upcoming issue of DUB magazine.
Chrysler will debut eight ultra-customized Chrysler, Jeep
® and Dodge
vehicles at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) trade show, the annual showcase of technology, trends and products representing the $36.7 billion automotive parts and accessories industry.
The Jeep Wrangler Ultima
te with 392 HEMI from Mopar is a concept vehicle that answers the question "how far can you go with the new Jeep Wrangler?" Beginning with the all-new Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon®, the design team set out to create the best of the best – combining high style and materials with the best off-road machine ever offered by Jeep.
Mopar, the Chrysler LLC’s original equipment parts manufacturer, announced it offers a new Chrome Grille for the Jeep® Wrangler and Jeep Wrangler
Unlimited. An Authentic Jeep Accessory from Mopar, the chrome grille kit also includes a Jeep
emblem, hood seal and fasteners.
According to the Detroit Free Press newspaper, Chrysler has issued a recall for 80,000 Dodge
Nitro and Jeep
Wrangler vehicles. The vehicles’ engines can stall. According to the automaker, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has received about 180 complaints about the problem. Apparently, the problem is due to an unexpected, though brief, of interruption of electrical power to the engine.
Dealers will reprogram a “power module” in the vehicle to correct the (...) > Full story
Startech customized the latest version of the of the American 4x4 and made it even more exclusive. The first stept of the program includes: custom-tailored light-alloy wheels, some initial exterior modifications and exclusive interior options. The program is still under development, but the first stainless-steel components will be available shortly.
The Startech Wrangler features Monostar IV 9Jx20 light-alloy wheels and sporty on- and off-road tires in size 285/50 R 20 front and back. (...) > Full story
Jeep has unveiled the first-ever four-door Wrangler at 2006 the New York International Auto Show. Featuring a one-of-a-kind, four-door open-air design, the Wrangler Unlimited expands the Jeep experience to new dimensions. Full story
Seventy years after the first man climbed the world’s highest volcano, Ojos del Salado in Chile, two Jeep(r) Wrangler Unlimited vehicles set a new world record by climbing 6,646 meters (21,804 feet) to the volcano’s rim. The achievement, certified by Guinness World Records™, is not one that is likely to be easily beaten.
Others tried, but only the “go anywhere, do anything” Jeep vehicles could make it to the top of the volcano. It is the second highest mountain in the (...) > Full story
How do you feel about the new Wrangler? I am sure you love the nice nice job they do at the Toledo paint shop, but with a little extra help, this car can look even better.
NBC affiliate WDIV Local 4 is cruising the streets of Detroit in their new Tiger
Jeep. > Full story
Mopar®, DaimlerChrysler’s original equipment manufacturer, revealed its full line of Authentic Jeep Accessories for the all-new 2007 Jeep
® Wrangler. The most capable off-road vehicle in the world, the Wrangler is offered in three models: Wrangler X; Wrangler Sahara; and Wrangler Rubicon®.