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Is Jeep serious about this? 3rd seating in Wrangler?

Saw this article just now.

Long-wheelbase stretch Jeep Wrangler spied - Autoweek

What is going on???? I bet Wrangler purists will be up in arms!

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Re: Is Jeep serious about this? 3rd seating in Wrangler?

omg! the seats look pretty damn comfy in there. and if that is the case based on the article, crap!! i should have waited!!! i'd so get that!!! damn now i'm bum'ed.
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Re: Is Jeep serious about this? 3rd seating in Wrangler?

Throw a Hemi in there so it can tow... I'm sold
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Re: Is Jeep serious about this? 3rd seating in Wrangler?

Those seats do look comfy! Why would purist have a problem with it? If it performs like it should then it would be great because it already has the look.
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Re: Is Jeep serious about this? 3rd seating in Wrangler?

usually when you see long wheelbase variants it seems like they are designed specifically for china ... this thing looks crazy!!
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Re: Is Jeep serious about this? 3rd seating in Wrangler?

That looks cool. I'd take it. 6-pack in Winter Chill please. It might need some additional sound deadening .
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Re: Is Jeep serious about this? 3rd seating in Wrangler?

Wagoneer version of the three seat Durango would just require badge engineering and some trim. This took a lot more work.
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Re: Is Jeep serious about this? 3rd seating in Wrangler?

Hmm... 23 extra inches in the back?? Room for a Mopar cargo mat!!
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wow...thats badass!
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Re: Is Jeep serious about this? 3rd seating in Wrangler?

I would drive the **** out of that Jeep.
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Re: Is Jeep serious about this? 3rd seating in Wrangler?

Just like the article says, it is a one-off produced for SEMA. There are no plans to mass produce it. QMC is just showcasing their capabilities.

So is Jeep serious about this, NOPE. Is it a pretty cool concept, YUP!
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Re: Is Jeep serious about this? 3rd seating in Wrangler?

that thing is the balls
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