You might think all SUV’s and pickups should be up to the job of going off-road, right? Not on your life. Most SUV’s on the market these days are designed for city driving due to their popularity and riding height. The only problem is, they can’t hack a good old off-road adventure. So what should you look for when searching out a rugged off-road SUV? Let’s look at the essential points.
The Wrangler has been around since 1987 when the first generation hit the market. The third generation now called the Wrangler JK was first introduced in 2007 which spawned the introduction of a four-door version called the ‘Unlimited’ offering more space and a longer wheelbase. This direction was aimed more at the family than enhanced practicality for off-road adventures however, while the short wheelbase two-door models were still being produced with the unique fold-down front windscreen, removable doors, and roll bar. So how does it fare? Read on to find out.
Love getting out into the wilderness, breathing in the fresh air, spotting the wildlife, finding off-the-beaten track hiking trails, camping by the creek, telling stories and toasting marshmallows’ by the camp fire curled up in a cozy blanket? You can almost smell the sweet scent of nature’s wildflowers. Sounds awesome, all you need now is a reliable vehicle to get you there.