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The 2019 Jeep Wrangler Sahara is All About Having Fun

The last long-term relationship I had with a Jeep Wrangler lasted from 1999 until 2003. My younger brother bought one new, and then for the next four years, he and I proceeded to beat it like it owed us money. Its 4.0-liter I6 was bombproof, but as a whole, the Jeep drove with a grace and agility of a Conestoga wagon. That said? I just got done spending a week with a brand new 2019 Wrangler Sahara, and I’m happy to say that two decades of progress makes quite a…

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NW Outdoor Activity Vehicle Awards: Gladiator Wins Extreme Capability

Yup, there’s no two ways about it. The 2020 Jeep Gladiator cleaned up at the Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle Awards. Along with winning the Extreme Capability category, it also took the win in the pickup class, and took top honors by earning the Northwest Automotive Press Association’s Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year award. It was a spectacular showing for the brand-new member of the Jeep family, and demonstrated that all the time Ma Mopar’s engineers spend testing in the wilds of Moab pays dividends when their products hit dealerships. Obviously,…

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NW Outdoor Activity Vehicle Awards: Jeep Gladiator Wins Best Pickup

At last month’s Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle Awards, the Jeep Gladiator went up against a bevy of great new rigs, and came away with a win in the pickup category. The citation comes in addition to winning the overall Activity Vehicle of the Year award, making it start to look like this warrior doesn’t want to share any of the limelight. But given how long Jeep fans have waited for a pickup to be back on the menu, we don’t have too much of it hogging all the attention for…

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Subaru Forester Honored at 2019 NW Outdoor Activity Vehicle Awards

Here’s a fun fact: People in the Northwest like Subarus. And that was made even more clear this week, when the Northwest Automotive Press Association announced its Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year awards, and the Subaru Forester Sport topped the compact class. Subaru is rightly celebrated for its great all-wheel drive system, and that was one of the factors which made it shine during the battery of tests NWAPA members put all the vehicles through. Because while it was slightly down on power in comparison to some of its…

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Jeep Gladiator Wins NW Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year

The Northwest Automotive Press Association announced its Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year award this week, and the Jeep Gladiator won the overall prize. Given the anticipation that surrounded this vehicle from the time it was just a rumor, it shouldn’t come as a huge surprise it came out on top. Along with the addition of a pickup bed, the Gladiator also boasts the capabilities of a Jeep, meaning that it’s one of the most capable off-road vehicles on the market — at any price. As with all the vehicles…

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