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Old 08-27-2014, 02:42 AM   #1
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This would be sick!!!!!!

Too bad ita probably never happen... I'd pay some money to have one..
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Old 08-27-2014, 02:56 AM   #2
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It looks like a jeep conversion kit. They have been making various ones for years.

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Old 08-27-2014, 03:00 AM   #3
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They are made by AEV and for $30,000 to $40,000 you can have your JKU converted to one. They are called the Jeep Brute.
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Old 08-27-2014, 03:03 AM   #4
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Yeah definitely not cheap but they are very unique and cool to look at.
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Old 08-27-2014, 03:05 AM   #5
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I just came across a youtube video on it... thats 30k to 40k in addition to the vehicle itself... They said they make them and sale from AEV for between 80K- 100K... How can anyone afford that!!!!
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Non the less, very awesome looking!
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Old 08-27-2014, 03:09 AM   #7
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I saw one at a dealership in Carlsbad Ca. It is a really cool Jeep, very well made.
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Old 08-27-2014, 03:21 AM   #8
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It is temping, but I don't want to afford it, I'd rather get my new house built lol
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Old 08-27-2014, 07:25 AM   #9
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Old 08-27-2014, 09:17 AM   #10
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I don't like it. Makes it look like a susuki sidekick.
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Big BIG difference between the Brute and the JK8. HINT: Count the doors...
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Big BIG difference between the Brute and the JK8. HINT: Count the doors...
Assuming it's missing that hemi too...
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My local dealership had two. One was a 6.4 L Hemi conversion and the other 5.7 L Hemi.
They were both over $100,000 almost $120,000.
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Assuming it's missing that hemi too...
So is the standard aev conversion. 40k does not include an engine swap as far as I can tell.
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So is the standard aev conversion. 40k does not include an engine swap as far as I can tell.
Touch and the hemi only looks to run $5500!
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Touch and the hemi only looks to run $5500!
Egads man. So at least 60k by the time it's all said and done.

That's cray cray.
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I saw this one at the bantam jeep festival stickered at $120,000... It did have a 6.4L Hemi in it tho.
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I saw this one at the bantam jeep festival stickered at $120,000... It did have a 6.4L Hemi in it tho.
Oh sweet Jesus it just had to be a copperhead too
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They had one on an episode of Top Gear USA recently.
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Oh sweet Jesus it just had to be a copperhead too
Yeah i know, so hot! They parked it in the same place at the hotel every night and i had to stare out of my window every night at it.
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They had one on an episode of Top Gear USA recently.
I was talking to an AEV guy at the bantam jeep fest, and they were not very happy with the way topgear treated the brute... I still enjoyed watching the episode lol.
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Yeah i know, so hot! They parked it in the same place at the hotel every night and i had to stare out of my window every night at it.
I've been staring at that picture since you posted it!
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I saw this one at the bantam jeep festival stickered at $120,000... It did have a 6.4L Hemi in it tho.
It ain't that nice.
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I've been staring at that picture since you posted it!
If you look on their Instagram page they have a lot more higher quality photos of it.
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If you look on their Instagram page they have a lot more higher quality photos of it.
There goes my afternoon!
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There goes my afternoon!
Haha sorry...
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Has anyone seen the Brute or jk-8 with the top off and doors off. I really wanna know what it would look like.
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Has anyone seen the Brute or jk-8 with the top off and doors off. I really wanna know what it would look like.
Heres the TJ version. I haven't seen the double cab topless yet. The orange one isn't an AEV jeep but its close enough.
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I was talking to an AEV guy at the bantam jeep fest, and they were not very happy with the way topgear treated the brute... I still enjoyed watching the episode lol.
I agree, if you saw the episode the guy was an idiot. He had no business driving an off road vehicle. Looked like he was trying to destroy it.
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