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Jeep back into the compact pickup market?

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by ywen, Jun 21, 2010.

  1. Jun 21, 2010 at 9:52 AM
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    ywen

    ywen [OP] Well-Known Member

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  2. Jun 21, 2010 at 9:54 AM
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    Hoyal

    Hoyal Whiskey bent and hell bound.

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    I like it!
     
  3. Jun 21, 2010 at 9:54 AM
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    1337Taco

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  4. Jun 21, 2010 at 9:55 AM
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    mws4ua

    mws4ua I'll try being nicer if you try being smarter.

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    Sold my truck Jan '13... Still hang around.
    Looks goofy. I like the old jeep trucks.. like the one in the movie Twister. Quick google search tells me it was a 1982 Jeep J-10 Honcho.

    [​IMG]
     
  5. Jun 21, 2010 at 9:56 AM
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    headhunter247

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    I like that too. Wonder how much it will cost?
     
  6. Jun 21, 2010 at 9:59 AM
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    ywen

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    I'm sure the pricing would be predictable based on the pricing of the wrangler and what the competition is charging for their trucks.
     
  7. Jun 21, 2010 at 10:02 AM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

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    What? No solid axle?
    (at least I can't really tell what the front suspesion has from the pics)
    BRING BACK THE SCRAMBLER!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  8. Jun 21, 2010 at 2:26 PM
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    Chris(NJ)

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    I dunno... could be cool. Need more, real life pics.
     
  9. Jun 21, 2010 at 4:47 PM
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    David K

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    The reason the Jeep Comanche truck was dropped after Chrysler bought AMC-Jeep was they already had the Dodge Dakota, and it didn't make sense having two pickups. I think the same logic applies to why no J-10 or J-20 full size Jeep trucks were re-started into production... I always liked seeing Jeep pickups on the road... and if they make them again, it will give us in Tacomas more stuck or broken things to pull out!
     
  10. Jun 21, 2010 at 4:47 PM
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    johnw

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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    i like both
     
  11. Jun 21, 2010 at 4:49 PM
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    Guess I'm in the minority. I think it's hideous.
     
  12. Jun 21, 2010 at 4:50 PM
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  13. Jun 21, 2010 at 4:50 PM
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    AndrewFalk

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    How overpriced is this one going to be???
     
  14. Jun 21, 2010 at 4:55 PM
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    I want it because it looks cool, but is it practical...........I'm not sure I need specs. Is it an H3? Different makes yes, but will it get low fuel mileage, be insanely capable off road, but have little to no practicality in day to day travel? Idk I like my taco.
     
  15. Jun 21, 2010 at 4:59 PM
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    broken, yes. stuck, not any more than the tacomas. i like the pic above, too bad they build garbage. i learned to drivein a 69 willy's jeep, had a cj5, 7 and a first gen wrangler. fun as hell though...
     
  16. Jun 21, 2010 at 5:05 PM
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    Then Toyota's answer can be an FJ style pickup. What a head to head match up that would be....:rolleyes:
     
  17. Jun 21, 2010 at 5:15 PM
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    If they Rubicon package that thing, I'm on it like a fat kid on cake.
     
  18. Jun 21, 2010 at 5:46 PM
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    28Gauge

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    Not bad at all!!!
     
  19. Jun 21, 2010 at 5:59 PM
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    ywen

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    Why would Toyota need to do that? Just take the tacoma back to the way it used to be...
     
  20. Jun 21, 2010 at 9:28 PM
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    I like the looks of that truck!
     
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