Jeep’s big announcement for the North American International Auto Show in Detroit were 75th Anniversary Special editions for every model of the line up. These special Jeeps will come with exclusive badging, seats, wheels, and most importantly; green paint. Continue reading
Many people are unaware of the amount of Revolutionary War history that exists in New Jersey. George Washington actually spent more time in the state than any other during our country’s battle for freedom. Some historic sights are identified by roadside markers or large stone monuments, while others have been preserved as part of the National Park System – in 1933 Morristown became the country’s first National Historical Park; protecting the site used as a winter came for Washington and his troops. Continue reading
I’ve been waiting to set see a Mango Tango Cherokee TrailHawk since the KL was introduced almost two years ago. Finally, with the help of a friend who spotted it, I was able to track one down. This particular model was pretty well optioned and had a sticker price just shy of $40K. If I were to buy a Trailhawk, it would most certainly be a V6 Mango with the tow package. Continue reading
Today is my thirtieth birthday – a day that I’ve spent most of my adult life dreading. The closer today got, the less comfortable I became with the idea of my age starting with a “3” again. It hasn’t done that for 27 years, and frankly, I don’t remember being three. Even though I’ve done quite a few awesome things in my life, I found myself concentrating on all of the things that I haven’t done. I decided to not let thirty get me down any longer – because like most things – thirty is what I make of it.
I’m a big fan of the HowStuffWorks: ‘Stuff You Should Know’ Podcast. My sister and her boyfriend had become fans of the geeked out show while driving their 1981 diesel Volkswagen Rabbit from New Jersey to Bolivia last summer…