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Jeep Storms Moab With Easter Safari Concept Off-Roaders


The Wrangler Magneto Concept EV returns with “electric nitrous oxide,” and a Jeep ’41 Concept celebrates the unique Army-requested Willys MB.



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Jeep 4×4 homeowners are flocking to Moab, Utah this week to path experience, mountain climb and dune bust on the annual Easter Jeep Safari. Per custom, the OG American utility automobile model has additionally unveiled ideas showcasing an array of rides loaded with bits from Jeep Performance Parts and Mopar.

The all-electric Jeep Wrangler Magento Concept returns, however with 3 times extra torque (850 pound-feet) and “electronic nitrous oxide,” i.e. capability to keep up peak amperage for 10 seconds.

Magneto 2.0 is joined by just a few others carrying Jeep’s plugin-hybrid 4xe badge. A Grand Cherokee Trailhawk is the one SUV and maybe essentially the most subdued, with a blue exterior and some additional bits like a Lagoon Blue tow hooks and a hood decal.

The Jeep ’41 Concept celebrates 80 years for the reason that launch of the seminal, Army-requested Willys MB in matte inexperienced with canvas lined seats, but additionally adopts the the 4xe hybrid powertrain. An open-air “Birdcage” Wrangler 4xe idea focuses on off-road prowess with upgraded shocks, new rockers, and bigger wheels.

With descriptions from Jeep, see all seven of the brand new ideas unveiled on the Easter Jeep Safari under:

Jeep Wrangler Magneto 2.0 Concept

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A 12 months in the past, the Jeep Wrangler Magneto idea demonstrated {that a} battery-electric propulsion system could be true to the Wrangler’s heritage of on-road and off-road functionality. A automobile that demonstrates the Jeep model’s dedication to Zero Emissions Freedom.

The Jeep Wrangler Magneto 2.0 is amped up – actually – making a terrain-dominating off-roader that carries you far, far off the crushed path.

The Magneto 2.0’s powertrain fundamentals embody: A custom-built axial flux electrical motor that operates as much as 5,250 rpm, six-speed handbook transmission for final management over the propulsion system, 4 lithium-ion battery packs, distributed all through the chassis for weight steadiness, with a mixed energy of 70 kW/h, working an 800-volt system, and an inverter derived from race automobiles converts DC energy to AC for the high-tech motor

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That’s an excellent begin, however the Magneto 2.0 crew set their sights on the “strap in and hold on with both hands” finish of the efficiency spectrum.

Peak amperage within the propulsion system is greater than doubled to 600 amps, which permits the Magneto 2.0 to immediately ship as much as 850 lb.-ft. of peak torque to the wheels – greater than triple the torque output of final 12 months’s idea – and 625 horsepower for severe rock-climbing challenges.

A brand new electrical powertrain calibration maintains the height amperage for as much as 10 seconds – consider it as digital nitrous oxide.

First gear ratio within the handbook transmission is modified from 5.13 to three.36. When mixed with the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon’s Rock-Trac switch case, the Magneto 2.0 demonstrates unequaled rock-crawling functionality with its prompt on-demand torque supply. A driver-selectable most regeneration operate added to the propulsion system gives a real “one-pedal” driving expertise. 

Getting all that torque to the bottom requires some {hardware} upgrades.

It begins with 12 inches added to the wheelbase of the two-door Wrangler physique type, creating some additional room for powertrain parts and giving the Magneto 2.0 proportions just like the “LJ” Wrangler Unlimited from 2004-06. Augmenting that stretch are a {custom} 3-inch carry package and 40-inch off-road tires mounted on 20-inch wheels.

The stout, off-road particular chassis setup features a Dynatrac 60 Pro-Rock entrance axle and a large Pro-Rock Dynatrac 80 rear axle with a 5.38 ratio and lockers for each axles, {custom} driveshaft and an off-road suspension.

Custom, light-weight bumpers change the manufacturing facility models, entrance and rear. Carbon-fiber wheel flares, entrance and rear, cowl the large tires with out including a lot weight. These components improve the Magneto 2.0’s strategy and departure angles on the path.

Surf Blue paint, a {custom} carbon-fiber B-pillar, {custom} bikini prime and carbon-fiber hood give Magneto 2.0 a strong look. The {custom} hood features a blue-tinted, clear window that offers a view of the ability unit beneath.

Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk 4xe Concept

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This spring, the Jeep model is launching the first-ever electrified Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe, which is able to ship 56 miles per gallon equal (MPGe) and 25 miles of all-electric vary. Easter Jeep Safari provides the Jeep model and Jeep design crew the chance to take manufacturing automobiles just like the Grand Cherokee 4xe to the subsequent stage.

Stealthy efficiency and quiet confidence are evident with this overlanding-inspired idea. The Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe Trailhawk idea pairs legendary Jeep 4×4 functionality with electrified freedom to ship final gasoline effectivity and driving vary.

The most 4×4-capable and sustainable Grand Cherokee ever, the brand new Trailhawk 4xe, has conquered the Rubicon Trail in full-electric operation, and now it’s able to deal with all that Moab has to supply. It incorporates a new class-exclusive sway-bar disconnect, permitting for improved articulation and traction over rocks and tough terrain.

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Like the brand new manufacturing Grand Cherokee 4xe, the Grand Cherokee Trailhawk 4xe idea is powered by two electrical motors, a 400-volt battery pack, 2.0-liter turbocharged, four-cylinder engine and TorqueFlite eight-speed computerized transmission for max effectivity and functionality. It’s additionally outfitted with Jeep’s class-exclusive Jeep Quadra-Lift air suspension to optimize experience efficiency, whereas the class-exclusive sway-bar disconnect delivers improved articulation and traction over rocks and tough terrain.The general design inspiration behind the Grand Cherokee 4xe Trailhawk idea builds on the fervour of overlanding Jeep SUV and pickup truck homeowners who dare to go off the grid and discover the unknown.

The idea boasts a {custom} Industrial Blue exterior, together with signature 4xe Lagoon Blue tow hooks and glare-proof black-and-blue matte Trailhawk hood decal. Adding to its adventuresome look is a {custom} roof rack with built-in tie downs, black painted Rhino Liner roof for added sturdiness, {custom} fog mild bezels with quad LED projector fog lamps and {custom} vinyl aspect graphics for cover in opposition to particles. Mopar rock rails add additional safety in opposition to nature’s less-forgiving components.

The inside incorporates {custom} saddle-colored upholstered seats with “Rodney” houndstooth inserts. The seats additionally function the signature 4xe Trailhawk badge and Surf Blue stitching.

The off-roading rig additionally comes outfitted with {custom} 20-inch painted Neutral Gray metallic matte wheels with 33-inch BFG mud-terrain tires. Trimmed wheel wells with {custom} widened flares are the proper complement to the meatier wheel and tire combo.

Jeep ’41 Concept

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“Since 1941.” It’s notably displayed, a badge of honor on Jeep model automobiles and a logo of delight that acknowledges the Jeep model’s longstanding army heritage and legendary 4×4 functionality management for greater than 80 years.

During Easter Jeep Safari, the Jeep model pays homage to Jeep automobiles of the previous. This 12 months, the highlight shines brightly on the Wrangler Willys.

Every Jeep model automobile has a novel story to inform, with a legacy that hyperlinks again to the unique Willys MB – a trusty 4×4 automobile the U.S. Army particularly requested. The Willys MB did every little thing, went in all places and was a major affect on 4×4 automobiles constructed thereafter.

The retro Willys idea heading to Easter Jeep Safari this 12 months blends army grit and dedication with the Wrangler 4xe’s electric-vehicle expertise. The idea’s 4xe plug-in hybrid powertrain is able to an estimated 49 MPGe and delivers as much as 21 miles of almost silent, zero-emission, electric-only propulsion, making it essentially the most succesful, technically superior and eco-friendly Wrangler ever.

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The Wrangler 4xe’s superior powertrain offers a novel on- and off-road expertise via the mix of two electrical motors, a high-voltage battery pack, a high-tech 2.0-liter turbocharged I-4 engine and strong TorqueFlite eight-speed computerized transmission.

The idea’s exterior colour, together with wheel flares and mirror caps, is honorably embellished in an olive D.R.A.B. ‘41 matte green finish, with black powder-coated steel bumpers, Warn winch and JPP bumper hoop. The retro trim cap accentuates a tan soft-top, while JPP half doors offer an enhanced open-air experience to let even more of the outside in. A custom stenciled graphics package from the Jeep Graphic Studio and accent-colored tow hooks are the finishing touches fit for a five-star general.

Inside the ’41 idea is a retro shifter with a personalized shifter cap from the Jeep Graphic Studio, together with canvas-covered seats that function digital camo inserts and Serafil 1043 stitching. A Rhino-lined heavy texture flooring in D.R.A.B. ‘41 matte green adds durability. The concept’s instrument panel inserts are additionally painted D.R.A.B. ‘41 matte green and the cluster features a custom Willys retro graphic.

The ’41 idea sits on a JPP 2-inch carry package and 35-inch mud-terrain tires with 17-inch Fifteen52 wheels painted in D.R.A.B. ‘41 matte inexperienced.

Jeep Rubicon twentieth Anniversary Concept

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Iconic off-roading locations just like the legendary Rubicon Trail in Northern California and the backcountry red-rock trails of Moab, Utah, are the place boulder-conquering SUV legends are born. Twenty years in the past, the Jeep model launched essentially the most succesful manufacturing automobile of its time – the Wrangler Rubicon.

Built round a brand new 2003 model-year, two-door Wrangler, and adorned with the legendary Rubicon path identify, the Wrangler Rubicon took the {industry} by storm in the summertime of 2002. The iconic Rubicon mannequin, impressed by the fanatics who dreamt about it and infrequently tried to wrench one among their very own, was now accessible to order straight from the manufacturing facility, to not point out with a guaranty. It was outfitted with choices exceptional on the time and never accessible on any manufacturing Jeep SUV, together with Dana 44 axles, entrance and rear lockers, disconnecting sway bar, rock rails, outsized 31-inch mud-terrain tires and wheel flares to really take off-roading to the subsequent stage.  

The Jeep Wrangler Rubicon continues to be a “proof of concept” for the Jeep model, the place classes realized in off-road meccas like Moab and suggestions gleaned from fanatics and Jeep model loyalists proceed to push the model and the complete Jeep lineup ahead.

Jeep® Rubicon twentieth Anniversary Concept

The Rubicon twentieth Anniversary idea, primarily based on the quickest, strongest Wrangler but – the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 – continues the legacy established 20 years in the past by setting the benchmark for efficiency and functionality with its 6.4-liter V-8 engine, personalized exterior and beautiful inside.

The modified four-door Wrangler Rubicon 392 options an energetic dual-mode efficiency exhaust that switches between wild and outrageous, a efficiency hood with heart scoop, custom-built half doorways and Sky One-touch powertop with detachable aspect panels for open-air freedom.

The idea’s matte Granite Crystal exterior vinyl wrap is accentuated with gold tow hooks and badging, a Rubicon twentieth anniversary hood decal, American flag fender decal and Mopar swing gate air compressor.

For extra functionality, a JPP 2-inch carry package, 17-inch Mopar beadlock-capable wheels with 37-inch mud-terrain tires, metal bumpers and hoop with Warn winch and metal stomach pan have been added to assist navigate treacherous terrain and difficult off-road circumstances.

Jeep Bob Concept

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Designed to blur the traces between two mighty off-roaders, the Jeep Wrangler and Gladiator, the Jeep Bob idea is a playful spin on the favored development of “bobbing” the lengthy overhangs of pickup truck beds to make it the last word terrain tackler.

Based on a Jeep Gladiator Rubicon, essentially the most noticeable traits of this truck should not what’s on it, however reasonably what’s lacking. All 4 doorways and B-pillars have been eliminated for the last word open-air freedom. Additionally, a personalized hardtop has been perforated and a canvas prime has been stretched over prime to supply shelter from the weather whereas permitting pure mild via.

The Gladiator mattress has been “bobbed” a full foot of size. Custom metal entrance and rear bumpers enhance the automobile’s strategy and departure angles, and are constructed to face up to all the pains of off-road use, whereas sustaining a trendy and complex look. Inspired by the off-road efficiency world, excessive clearance flares make room for the bigger rolling inventory.

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Off-road functionality is additional amplified by a 3-inch carry with {custom} off-road suspension parts, Dynatrac Pro-Rock 60 axles supported by a mixture of King Coils and Bypass shocks, plus huge 40-inch tires are mounted to 20-inch beadlock wheels that, all mixed, present final four-wheeling confidence.

The multi-finish exterior paint scheme mixes gloss and matte finishes for added aptitude and texture. Inside, vivid bed-lined flooring plus {custom} trimmed seats create a enjoyable and sporty atmosphere. A vented carbon hood provides a notable efficiency look and ensures higher airflow to the engine.

The Bob idea is powered by the award-winning, turbocharged 3.0-liter Eco-Diesel V-6 engine. To deal with better torque masses, the EcoDiesel V-6 connects to a TorqueFlite 8HP75 eight-speed computerized transmission, calibrated for low RPM shifts and to simply maneuver rigorous floor. It’s additionally outfitted with a Mopar cold-air consumption to additional increase torque and enhance gasoline economic system.

Jeep D-Coder Concept by JPP

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The Gloss Black Jeep Gladiator D-Coder idea carries greater than 35 JPP and Mopar equipment, every painted in contrasting Maraschino Red and labeled with QR (fast response) codes, making this high-performance off-roader a rolling catalog of factory-tested and factory-backed objects accessible for buyer buy.

Each scannable QR code offers a dwell hyperlink to the Mopar eStore shopper web site for particular half numbers, specs and pricing info. Enhanced QR codes on the bedside and hood hyperlink to the present JPP catalog. 

Up entrance on the Gladiator D-Coder idea is a Rubicon three-piece modular bumper carrying a single-hoop tubular grille and winch guard with a pair of TYRI 7-inch LED off-road lights simply above a Rubicon Warn winch. 

A JPP 2-inch carry package with FOX shocks helps present ample room for the JPP 17-by-8.5-inch five-spoke beadlock wheels driving on BFGoodrich KM3 37-inch tires.

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On the front-passenger aspect, a JPP snorkel retains water out of the three.6-liter Pentastar engine when fording via excessive water depths whereas safely permitting air into the Mopar cold-air consumption system below the hood. Completing the powertrain improve is a free-flowing Mopar cat-back dual-exhaust system. 

A JPP Gorilla Glass windshield gives as much as 3 times the energy of a regular windshield. A pair of TYRI 5-inch LED lights mount securely in JPP A-pillar mounting brackets on either side of the cowl space.

Heavy-gauge metal JPP rock rails present safety for the decrease physique panels and sit slightly below the JPP tube doorways, fitted with JPP tube-door mirrors on each side. Additional rock rails shield the truck mattress behind the rear wheels and have a replaceable nylon rock-rail trim cowl.

Mopar seize handles help with simple entry and exit into the lifted cabin, whereas a Mopar mesh sunbonnet offers an enhanced open-air expertise.

The distinct Maraschino Red contrasting theme continues contained in the cabin of the Gladiator D-Coder idea with Katzkin leather-based protecting each rows of seats. An enhanced QR code on every seat hyperlinks on to the Katzkin web site for particulars on customizable leather-based choices, together with colours, stitching and accents, together with real-time pricing info.

Rounding out the inside are Mopar equipment, together with 4 door-sill guards, stainless-steel pedal covers and all-weather flooring mats all through. 

Inside the truck mattress, which is protected by a spray-in textured Mopar bedliner, a set of mounted Mopar mattress rails carry a THULE low-profile cargo basket for extra cupboard space.

Jeep Birdcage Concept by JPP

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Designed as a wide-open-air excessive 4×4 machine, the Jeep Wrangler 4xe Birdcage idea showcases quite a lot of {custom} accent improvements from JPP and Mopar, whereas additionally proving its industry-best functionality, in addition to its class-exclusive, off-road 4xe plug-in hybrid powertrain.

Riding on an industry-first JPP 2-inch carry package with FOX shocks, particularly engineered and tuned for the plug-in hybrid electrical Wrangler 4xe, the colourful Eagle Brown off-roader options Granite Crystal metallic and numerous signature Jeep 4xe Surf Blue accents.

Improving the entrance strategy angle on the Wrangler 4xe Birdcage idea is a {custom} rock-slider skid plate that connects two rounded 2-inch metal assist bars, integral to the {custom} seven-slot grille. The slider plate protects the recessed Warn winch, optimally positioned for improved rock-crawling efficiency. For a novel look, two low-mount, Surf Blue closed-tow hoops are securely hooked up behind the skid plate to the aspect of the body for improved tow efficiency.

JPP five-spoke beadlock wheels measure 17 by 8.5 inches and are mounted with BFGoodrich KM3 37-inch tires. New {custom} flat-fender flares and wheel liners, designed particularly for bigger wheel/tire mixtures present extra clearance.

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The flat fender flares have integral detachable daytime working mild (DRL) covers for the off-road fanatic who could require additional tire clearance for excessive off-road conditions. This idea is the primary 50-state authorized fender flare with OEM DRL and meets 50-state tire protection necessities.

For extra off-road safety with 37-inch tires, the Jeep design crew created taillight spacers to fulfill federal lighting necessities. The ensuing location of the sunshine meeting permits the idea aluminum taillamp guards to higher defend from path mishaps.

Illuminating the bottom under the Jeep Wrangler 4xe Birdcage idea are underbody rock lights in any respect 4 corners whereas {custom} rock rails on either side function extra slider tubes mounted for enhanced physique safety. 

For the intense off-roader who craves true open-air wheeling, the windshield and windshield wipers are eliminated. The design crew tastefully closed off the instrument panel and created {custom} cowl and windshield-wiper filler panel covers, making a clean manufacturing facility look whereas defending in opposition to grime and particles. Three idea header-mounted 14-inch JPP TYRI off-road LED lights present smooth, trendy lighting.

On the inside, Tobacco Leaf and Cocoa Brown leather-based seats function distinctive seat inserts and Surf Blue accent stitching, which carries via on the instrument panel, steering wheel, shifter boot and emergency-brake deal with.

Front-seat occupants will discover a {custom} JPP instrument-panel accent rail that holds numerous cellular units securely in place. Mopar stainless-steel pedal covers use black rubber pads to supply the driving force with loads of traction to the accelerator and brake pedals. Armorlite vinyl flooring all through the cabin offers a sturdy and easy-to-maintain floor with drain plugs for rinsing.  

The Mopar design crew created the Add-A-Trunk idea decklid panel that gives safety for equipment when the roof is eliminated. Designed for any Jeep Wrangler mannequin with the capability to retailer a full-size cooler with ease, the Add-A-Trunk function makes use of gas-assisted shocks to carry the decklid panel out of the best way for straightforward entry when the swing gate is open. Eight tie-down loops and 5 grocery-bag hooks present additional performance.

For extra storage, a 600-pound capability Rhino-Rack cargo basket is securely mounted to the highest of the roll cage.

Inside the tailgate panel, a JPP swing-gate flip-down desk offers an ideal working or consuming house and sits subsequent to an integral on-board air compressor.  


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