Which Car Has Been Least Diluted Over Time?

Yesterday was so much fun we're going to do it again! And in keeping with our new strange loopin', isomrphin' direction, we'll just flip it on its head. We've driven it and beaten holy hell out of it in some ugly mud, so our only answer can be the Jeep Wrangler. And considering we were able to run up and down slopes… » 10/17/07 12:15pm 10/17/07 12:15pm

Jalopnik Reviews: 2007 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon, Part 3

Why You Should Buy This Car: The 2007 Wrangler Rubicon is Jeep, not a Jeep. Like a Zippo or a pair of Levis, the Wrangler is an icon, and Jeep's perfected its looks. Best-in-class off-road performance. Best-in-several-other-classes off-road performance. Detachable front sway bar is the killer app. Much more livable in… » 12/29/06 12:00pm 12/29/06 12:00pm

Jalopnik Reviews: 2007 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon, Part 2

Exterior Appearance *****
Plato was interested in ideal forms. Your eyes are round, he taught, because somewhere there exists a perfect circle. May I present to you the archetypal SUV. In fact, the 2007 Wrangler is so perfectly formed, I can't even imagine how, say, a 2013 model can be made to look any better. (An… » 12/28/06 1:00pm 12/28/06 1:00pm

Jalopnik Reviews: 2007 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon, Part 1

I recently went shopping for jeans with a friend. She dragged me to a little boutique on Melrose in Los Angeles, where I stood bored while she searched intently for the ideal pair (i.e., those that made her butt look the best). Seeing how most women I know do not even own a pair of sensible shoes, her criteria made… » 12/27/06 1:00pm 12/27/06 1:00pm