Why Isn’t There an Official Jeep Museum?
Jalopnik’s David Tracy says the world is in dire need of a proper place devoted to preserving the nameplate’s history, and JK-Forum agrees 100 percent.
For most people, there’s a line between work and pleasure. In some cases, it’s wide and well defined. In others, it’s blurred, the way it seems to be at Omix-ADA.
These days, Jeep vehicles are known their ability to maintain traction, ford water, maneuver, articulate, and clear obstacles. At the Willys Jeep Rally, old Jeeps showed off how good they were at cutting wood, mowing grass, and digging holes.
Back in 1996, Dr. Clarence Harms, a professor emeritus of biology, and his wife Mary Ann were planning to make a trip to New Zealand. For some reason, the trip fell through. Instead, they spent the money they had been saving for their trip on a Jeep.