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Scary JK Wranglers at SEMA 2013

Posted in News on November 6, 2013
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Yesterday, we brought you some of the cooler JKs we ran into in the off-road pavilion…. As well as some of the cooler new parts we saw. Today, you might say, the bar is a little lower. These are the JKs you love to hate for one reason or another and so do we. Now, there is something to be said for the soccer-moms out there because one day those Jeeps will make good used Jeeps for us. We aren’t talking about them. We are talking about the people with more dollars than cents. In short, here come the clowns. Wheels that look bigger than the tires around them? Check. A thousand pounds of stereo equipment that can’t be used without ear protection and duct-taping of windows? Check. Wheels painted in gawd-awful colors to match the gawd-awfulness of the Jeep? Check. We aren’t even going to hypothesize as to what some of these used-to-be Jeeps might have cost. Mainly because we are afraid of the answers. We are pretty sure you could build two Dynatrac-equipped, Hemi-powered JKs for what some of these things would cost to build. Sure, they might be the apple of someone’s eye somewhere. They aren’t for us. So, in the effort to bring you unbiased SEMA 2013 coverage, we bring you the other side of the JKs of SEMA. More on

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