Will This $600 Jeep Cherokee Make It To, Through, and Back from Moab?
The Easter Jeep Safari may not be a race, but one Jeep-loving writer finds himself in just such a situation against time to get there.
While at the FIRM, Matt Farah of The Smoking Tire took a lifted Jeep Cherokee XJ on the company’s off-road course and got it nice and dirty.
When Jeep produced the first XJ Cherokee in the 1980s, it simultaneously created a unibody vehicle, an off-road-capable SUV…and future diehards.
Is the current Cherokee a better off-roader than its XJ ancestor?
While in reverse, this XJ owner squeezed the throttle and high centered the Jeep on its rear axle, breaking some stairs in the process, and leaving poor “Scooby” stranded.