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Old 09-15-2013, 10:08 PM   #1
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Fast and the Furious Jeep

On my trip to Colorado this week, we ventured up to Pike's Peak and ran into some odd traffic/cameras. We were told they were filming Fast and the Furious (7?) and came across this modded JKU that will be in the movie. Couldn't stop and talk long enough to ask what all was added to it, but at a quick glance, the interior was an auto 2012-2014 (couldn't see if the cup holders had lights.) Behind it is an all black bus with guns on the underbelly. Not a fan of the movies, but any modded JK will get my attention. Looking like they added some metal/tin to the frame for aesthetic purposes. Just thought I'd share with the group.



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Old 09-15-2013, 10:13 PM   #2
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Cool. Looks like a gobi rack. I'll be waiting for the movie. I thought the next one would be the sixth in the series. I could be wrong.

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My prediction is that all that stuff tacked on is supposed to be bulletproof (in the movie).
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The 6th was the last one released, they left you hanging enough to know there would be a 7th. I've also read that the Franchise had a 7th in filming.

Yes, I've seen them all and it's a tradition that my daughter and I go to opening night of each one. lol.


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the 6th film was just out.... this would be 7th. that appears to be an older JK based on the dark green color.
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Old 09-15-2013, 10:28 PM   #6
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I grew up in the F&F scene. Lol, I went to opening night for the first one. Lost track after the second one. Those look like general grabbers on there. What y'all think?
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I guess no one told them that Jeeps aren't fast. Lol
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SPOILER ALERT if you haven't seen the 6th one yet.

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I guess no one told them that Jeeps aren't fast. Lol
Haha, no kidding!

But being it's the same people who brought down a whole plane with steel cables hooked up to cars, they'll find a way to turn Jeeps into some race cars.
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My buddy and I were into the whole import thing when FF1 came out. So yes I've been a fan since, even if the movies seem as ridiculous as they seem cool. Now I have more reason to see #7!!
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If you've seen the previous F&F movies you have to continue the tradition and see them all
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I'd kind of like to see the F&F 7 movie because of the Jeep. But, with Justin Bieber and a bunch of ricer vehicles in it....No thanks!


Here's a couple of more shots of the JKU in F&F 7.

http://blastoutyourstereo.com/news/l...-7-on-set-5460
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I'd kind of like to see the F&F 7 movie because of the Jeep. But, with Justin Bieber and a bunch of ricer vehicles in it....No thanks!
The "ricer" vehicles disappeared a long time ago. Lol. The past few F&F movies haven't even been about racing. Also Justin Bieber isn't in it.

Cast list: Fast & Furious 7 (2014) - Full cast and crew

That would piss off a lot of people.
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I'd wheel it! I like that they threw on bead locks and I actually like the look of the window. Full rear corner would have been a little cooler than the small tacked on panels. I wouldn't want to be in it if folks were actually shooting, but it looks pretty good overall. I admit, I am guilty of enjoying all the cheese in the F&F series. I watched the one in Miami the other night again, and holy bad acting and writing batman! But I still think they are fun.
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I just hope the exhaust manifold didn't blow out the floor boards on that Jeep.
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But being it's the same people who brought down a whole plane with steel cables hooked up to cars, they'll find a way to turn Jeeps into some race cars.
Let alone a plane that was rolling down a runway for about 20 min lol. That runway must've been over 10 miles long.

Odly enough, I still look forward to watching them. Guilty pleasure?
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I never saw a single one of them, and wouldn't if they offered a free 2.5 Teraflex lift with every movie ticket.

Just sayin'.
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Hey, Nice General Grabbers on it! Just sayin
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I guess no one told them that Jeeps aren't fast. Lol
No but they're furious yo!
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If you've seen the previous F&F movies you have to continue the tradition and see them all
I agree. I grew up on the series. As for that ricer comment, to each their own because I kind of miss that element from the original.
If you take this series to seriously then you are obviously missing the point of the more recent sequels. Just supposed to be entertainment. Even if there is a

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I never saw a single one of them, and wouldn't if they offered a free 2.5 Teraflex lift with every movie ticket.

Just sayin'.
x2....
....oh, wait.....was that lift WITH install???
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....oh, wait.....was that lift WITH install???
No install. Oh, and you have to pay for shipping!
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So I'm just reading through this thread, trying to figure out what this jeeps looks like because the PICTURES AREN'T WORKING and I'm freaking out because I want to see this.
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So I'm just reading through this thread, trying to figure out what this jeeps looks like because the PICTURES AREN'T WORKING and I'm freaking out because I want to see this.
I rehosted them for you.



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Lucas Black (main character from FF3 Tokyo Drift) is confirmed for FF7, FF8, & FF9:

‘Tokyo Drift’ Star Lucas Black Returns for ‘Fast and Furious’ Films 7, 8 and 9 | /Film

Also I read somewhere (can't find the source, read it at work while I was taking a dump) that they will be using a few more Jeeps in the next three movies. Wouldn't be surprised if Jeep saw a nice little bump in sales in correlation to these movies release dates.
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One movie my wife and I can agree on. We have seen them all in the theater. I am posting so I can fin this thread again and show her.
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t'll be hard to tell if the tick tick tick comes from the bullets hitting the "armor" or from the head....
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t'll be hard to tell if the tick tick tick comes from the bullets hitting the "armor" or from the head....
Easy... If the ticks sound like blazing gun fire then it's the heads, .
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And I thought my visibility was bad through the back window because of the wiper motor... Definitely can't wait to see this one, I've been a fan for a while now.

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