|01-23-2011 05:24 PM|
Transportation is something I need every day, year after year. The accumulated amount of my life I spend driving somewhere might as well be spent enjoyably.
I've had other "fun" vehicles through the years. Once upon a time, full size vans were cool. Install some carpet, an 8-track tape deck, some surfboard racks....go somewhere far away. Same with air-cooled VW beetles. There used to be a huge aftermarket "bug" hobby. Over-size pistons/cylinders, exhaust header, weber carb....cruise around town on $1 worth of gas. I was younger then.
Jeep wrangler is much the same fun to me now. Utility, simplicity, style....conservative tradition for my older-age interests. Slightly uncomfortable/inconvenient to keep the crowd limited. Not too fancy....just right for someone who prefers to wear blue jeans and wolverines.
|01-23-2011 03:24 PM|
|Anschutz||Because you can get stuck and not be ashamed of it because the trucks are 200' behind you waiting to get unstuck.|
|01-23-2011 01:02 PM|
|pokey||Because she's quiet. A good listener. But chimes in when she needs gas way too often..|
|01-23-2011 12:41 PM|
|InfernoGirl||Because it makes me look good!|
|01-23-2011 11:01 AM|
|01-23-2011 10:00 AM|
I love mine 'cause when I pull up next to an H2 and LOOK DOWN on them, I get to laugh and they can only hang their heads in shame
I love mine 'cause no matter how crazy I go with mods, it only adds to the overall coolness factor.
I love mine 'cause if I ever race a rice burner and lose, I'll just catch up to them at the next stop light, turn left, and drive over them!
|01-23-2011 05:23 AM|
|99wranglertj||I love my Jeep because it represents freedom! I can go places most other vehicles can't. I can pull away from a stop light like im on dry pavement when there is 2 feet of snow on the ground. I'd like to see my buddy's 2wd Silverado or a little pos Honda Civic do that! Stopping... that's different, i don't have ABS on mine. It takes me places I never knew were there. It awesome to drive, I agree with Mr RPM, "It feels and drives Like A mini tank." You cant get more down to Earth driving anything BUT a JEEP!! o||||||o|
|01-22-2011 11:27 PM|
|tlarm139||beacause its mine and it describes me. people can hate, or love it, idc bc its mine and i love it|
|01-22-2011 11:20 PM|
And after 10 years, it's still in style!
|01-22-2011 09:32 PM|
|tailhole||Because im 40 and have 5 kids.|
|01-22-2011 09:09 PM|
Had a Scout II then a couple of old CJs. Two Tjs then an FJ. Man it's good to be home in my Jk.
|01-22-2011 08:17 PM|
because its unique and does not fit into any car genre. It feels and drives Like A mini tank.
Jeeps have a great history and tradition. It always finds a new way for me to spend money on goodies for it (maybe a bad thing...lol). everyone thinks they are cool.
jeep owners have a bond that very few other automobiles have.
And its loyal
|01-22-2011 07:06 PM|
|Yellow Whale||Driving my jeep,That's me.Driving something else that's not me.Got it|
|01-22-2011 04:15 PM|
Because it brings me to the ends of the world wherever I want.
|01-22-2011 04:05 PM|
|VVCG33||Because I'm always excited to drive it. I wake up and I can't wait to drive to wherever I'm going.|
|01-22-2011 03:41 PM|
I have not read a bad reason yet?
|01-22-2011 03:05 PM|
I love my Jeep, because on the way home from work yesterday, I stomped on the pedal to get up from 35 to 45, and it promptly slipped sideways on me.
After driving it for nearly ten minutes, this was my first indicator that the world was icy!
...I was wondering why the cop was watching me so closely when I made that tight left turn shortly beforehand...
|01-22-2011 02:55 PM|
|tuko||Why I love my Jeep, oh let me count the ways. First it's not a car or a truck. It's not a SUV nor is it a a van. It's the only vehicle which you don't drive but you operate. It take a special skill to operate as it may not be the most stable. This instability makes it very specialized. Only the most skilled can make it zip like a sports car. It can take me places both physically and mentally like no other vehicle can. Physically I can go into places no one goes. Up steep rock, across streams, though deep snow and mud, onto sand or though ravines with no trail all right out of the show room. Mentally it takes me to peaceful places to reflect or challenges me in testing my skills of controlling this piece of moving metal. It can help me express my individuality in the many ways I can customize it. You can ride with the doors on or the doors off, the windshield up or the windshield down, the roof on or the roof off. You can seat four or seat two, you can sit down or stand up, carry stuff behind you or above you. Need light no problem add some. You can park it right where you are hanging out no matter where that is and have a seat. And if it matters to you it is socially acceptable and rad to be dirty. Than there is the camaraderie of other owners. It is the same camaraderie motorcycle owners have without the chest expansion. I ride also. I mean how many other people or groups ( if I can use that term ) wave to each other when they pass. Or are willing to help out a fellow owner you don't even know. When I park some where I always seem to have someone come to me and ask for a jump or a tool or even water. All of which a have with me. I can go on for another four pages but my finger is tired. I've owned four jeeps so far and two of them have been wranglers and whether it is a Wrangler or Grand Wagoneer ( my favorite Jeep ) I AM a Jeep lover.|
|01-22-2011 12:32 PM|
It has been in production since 1941. Name any other 4wheel drive that has been produced that long! It is still in production today! It has won a World War, it has been all over this planet, it has been owned and loved by billions, Kings and Presidents have owned Jeeps.
It's a JEEP thing ... If you don't get it by now, you never will.
|01-22-2011 12:31 PM|
|Spdbmp||Because it's awesome.|
|01-22-2011 12:24 PM|
|01-22-2011 12:08 PM|
Helped us win WWII...
Drop top (doors off) fun in the sun come summer time...
Never get stuck, stop light to stop light snow drag champion in the winter...
Trail ready for mild fun, right from factory...
Go anywhere, do anything off road capable (just need to add enough $)...
|01-22-2011 12:02 PM|
Because little kids stare at my jeep and point when I drive by...
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|01-22-2011 11:59 AM|
|JeepChick11||It's Red, sturdy and very sexy to drive|
|01-21-2011 01:08 PM|
|KSCRUDE||Because it has a hood with out a stupid locking latch. It's built almost as tough as a Mack truck. If I am not driving a ford, at least I am driving a jeep. And last but not least, never seen nobama in a jeep!!|
|01-21-2011 12:54 PM|
|01-21-2011 12:50 PM|
|flyin-lowe||Because it's got a smaller tailpipe them my wife!|
|01-21-2011 12:23 PM|
|Icedfire02||Because.......well, because it's awesome. Need more? haha.|
|01-21-2011 12:12 PM|
|Twt_74||Because when it's time to go, it's time to go. Doesn't matter where I'm going, 99 outta 100 times the jeep gets me there without hurting either one of us.|
|01-21-2011 12:08 PM|
because it is convertible in the summer, warm in the winter, 4WD, the wife, boy and dog all love riding in it and it has never let me down. The jeep wave is a plus - make me feel like I am in the kool kid club.
Besides it is paid for....what's not to love about not having a car payment.
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