PJ: All our Jeeps go through a 19-inch target across the whole vehicle. That forces you to look at how you seal up the underbody, how the air induction system functions, where you have sealed connectors, how you vent something, how plugs are sealed. All Jeeps have the same threshold that we designate as a water plane and we test to that. We look at everything below that line and say, "Ok, it's gotta handle water." … [Read more...] about Will The 2015 Jeep Renegade Be Any Good Off-Road?
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The problem with death wobble is that it’s not always easy to fix. Though it’s usually caused by a worn out track bar or track bar bracket, bad tie rod ends, crusty control arm bushings, wrecked ball joints, sloppy steering boxes, and even bad tire alignment can all contribute to the horrible shake. … [Read more...] about This Jeep’s ‘Death Wobble’ Is So Terrifying It Will Haunt Your Dreams
The impossibly named Baby–Brousse is a benevolent spinoff to France’s former colonies. It was made in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, and also under other names in various former French colonies: the Dalat, the Mehari, the Yagán and the Pony are also Baby-Brousses. 31,000 were built in Abidjan between 1963 and 1987. … [Read more...] about Leave it to the French to drive Citroën 2CV-based jeeps across the Sahara
Of course, whenever any automaker makes sweeping, grandiose statements like that, it’s always worth investigating. Obviously, this isn’t an objective test, since the definition of “premium” can differ from person to person, but defining “premium” in this case isn’t too hard. All we had to do was check every vehicle that outsold the Model 3 and see if there are any premium luxury brands above it. … [Read more...] about The Tesla Model 3 Killed the Rest of American Luxury
As you yourself note, wagons are getting harder and harder to come by in this country, let alone with a manual gearbox and a respectable amount of power. You could quit your lives here, move to Europe and get something like an Alpina wagon, but that seems like a lot of work. It is probably not feasible. Similarly, I could suggest you buy some weird older wagon, but you say you want the newest safety features. Some compromises are in order. … [Read more...] about I Need A Family Friendly Car That’s Fast And Unique! What Car Should I Buy?