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Jeep Blew It...

I'm sorry but Jeep absolutely blew it with the new body. I can't hold it in any longer and I've tried to let it soak in over the last few months, but I just can't get past it's wannabe X3 mixed with Liberty look. It's really unfortunate.

Before I dawn my flame-suit; yes I know one it's not an SRT8, but regardless, they use essentially the same body.


Really?



From this?!
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Old 07-19-2012, 07:15 PM
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Re: Jeep Blew It...

wow....another one of these? This Jeep has brought Jeep back from the dead...so obviously a few people like it. Its your opinion though....why try to push it on everyone else?
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Old 07-19-2012, 07:23 PM
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Re: Jeep Blew It...

I'm not saying everyone has to agree... and you're right, it's totally just my opinion. I just wanted to hear others' opinions to see what they thought, or if I'm completely alone here.

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wow....another one of these? This Jeep has brought Jeep back from the dead...so obviously a few people like it. Its your opinion though....why try to push it on everyone else?
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I'm not saying everyone has to agree... and you're right, it's totally just my opinion. I just wanted to hear others' opinions to see what they thought, or if I'm completely alone here.


I didn't buy a wk2 after my WK.....
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Re: Jeep Blew It...

the WJ owners were the same way with the WK. Now the WJ owners are buying this Jeep...that says something to me.
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I like them all...

As a WJ guy, I'm all about the new front end. The grill looks more aggressive. The rear end is X3-ish though, I'll give you that.
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Re: Jeep Blew It...

i have a 08 wk, my brother a 10 wk, my father a 11 wk2...... me no likey the wk2
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I ve only sat in them at the dealer , but I really don't care for the plain wk2 interior however the srt 8 just seems so different to me, like it's not even remotely the same. I think the non srt 8 's look really good all color matched , but with the plastic along the bottom and all the other trim I don't care much for it .
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Re: Jeep Blew It...

Snore.... opinions on styling. Everyone's got one
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Re: Jeep Blew It...

Real jeep fans like and see the good in every jeep out there
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Re: Jeep Blew It...

I'm glad they are trying to innovate and make strides toward new design, but it's just hard to tell if this is a Touareg or a Jeep without seeing a badge. Which, if I'm not mistaken, is far from anything a Jeep ever stood for.




and then it almost looks as if, right after they raided the German VW and BMW plants, they forgot to grab the plans for the front-end. So while continuing the trend of eliminating all classic Jeep styling(the grill and headlights, which have defined a Jeep since their inception), they slapped something on that "works".

and.... Voila!

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Old 07-19-2012, 11:37 PM
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Re: Jeep Blew It...

I have always thought that the WK2 looked like the continuation of the WJ design from day one but that just my opinion. I agree with "Mr. Amberlamps" & jrjeep up there in regards to liking them all though I may be a little partial having owned a ZJ, XJ, WJ, WK and will definitely be looking at the refreshed 2014 when it debuts.
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