LS Turbo Jeep Comanche Pickup Torches Strip
This LS Turbo Comanche proves yet again that Jeeps aren’t just meant for off-road racing.
One magnificent fella decided that he wanted to turn his 1999 Jeep Comanche into a speed machine, so he threw out the old six-cylinder and replaced it with a 5.3-liter LS small block.
Fiat-Chrysler held briefings for their future products and detailed each brand’s five-year plan earlier this month. Many were hoping the call for a unibody truck would equal a Jeep Comanche revival after Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne stated there was room for one.
Check out the Zone Offroad Project MJ Jeep Comanche getting the snot beat out of it over the course of several days as it tackles logs, mud and suspension-flexing boulders. Despite those unforgiving and sometimes brutal elements, the truck keeps rolling through places such as Kansas Rocks, the Jones Mudfest and Trails, and the D-Day Adventure Park.
Some models and actresses get their starts by being noticed on the streets by agents. Once they start working, they get made over, start dressing in finer clothes and go to exotic locales for work and pleasure. In the video after the jump, think of the 1990 Jeep Comanche in the same way.