This Gladiator Has Fought Its Last Battle


Big, heavy-duty trucks usually manage to evade The Crusher's jaws for more years than most cars, but eventually some expensive problem or accumulation of parking tickets catches up with the best of them. Such is the case with this 1968 Jeep Gladiator J-3000 pickup, which I photographed at a local wrecking yard last… » 3/19/08 1:00pm 3/19/08 1:00pm

At My Signal, Sheath Hell!: Jeep Gladiator Concept Axed As Production…


The Lincoln Mark LT and Continental CXT are sighing the sigh of relief this morning — while Camp Jeep outposts everywhere are stocking up on tissues. According to Ward's Auto, Chrysler Group COO Eric Ridenour dashed the hopes of Jeep enthusiasts hoping to see the Gladiator pickup concept from the 2005 North American… » 8/22/06 10:45am 8/22/06 10:45am

At My Signal, Unleash Hell!: Jeep Considering Production Version of…

AutoWeek's reporting Jeep insiders are still considering a production version of last year's Gladiator concept, a pickup that's twice as tough (looking) as anything the company is building at the moment. Chrysler VP Frank Klegon, said the Gladiator is built on the existing 2007 Wrangler platform, making the… » 2/13/06 8:09am 2/13/06 8:09am