Charley Crossley, Tucumcari, New Mexico
1981 Jeep "CJ-12"
It started its life as a CJ-7, but "Crazy Charley's" ride has grown a bit bigger since then. Must be that crisp New Mexico air. Or steroids, take your pick.
Engine: 283ci Chevy V-8, Howell EFI
Transfer case: Stak three-speed Mini-Monster box
Axles, f/r: Dana Super 60 F-550/Dana Super 60 F-550
Traction aids, f/r: Precision Gear spool/Precision Gear spool
Suspension, f/r: Custom 2x.250-wall four-link, Fox 18-inch gas shocks/Custom 2x.250-wall four-link, Fox 18-inch gas shocks
Tires: 42-inch Interco Super Swamper SX2s
Special Features: Warn 8,000-pound winch, PSC full hydro steering, Tom Wood's Drive Shafts, Currie Johnny Joints, RCE custom cage and frame, Stak 4x4 custom drive flanges, Centerforce clutch, Wilwood calipers, Smittybilt seats
Driver Experience: 30 years