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Oct
29

2012 Modern Warfare 3 Call of Duty, Jeep Wrangler Unlimited…Get a Grip!

Camp Jeep Experience

If you have never had a chance to experience Camp Jeep, it is a must. Like most drivers, I don’t go off-roading but now that I have had a taste of it on a controlled closed course at the auto-show, I just might branch out. It is one thing to watch the Jeep run through the off-road course and quite another to actually do it. The Camp Jeep ride and drive is unlike any other auto show consumer event. Until you hit the imagery trail you really can not appreciate the many attributes of this one of a kind vehicle.

At Camp Jeep we went for a ride in the MW3 version of the Rubicon. The course does provide attendee’s with a small taste of the off-road adventure lifestyle that appeals to so many buyers. The course is composed of several obstacles that simulate the capability standards of Jeep vehicles for Ground Clearance, Traction, Stability, Articulation and Maneuverability. To date, it remains a “one of a kind” auto show experience you do not want to miss.

The product specialist does the driving around the course but that doesn’t lessen the fun, excitement and adrenaline rush of going nearly straight up or straight down as you navigate a 30-degree wedge, an 18-foot mountain or the simulated fallen tree log trail.

Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Highlights - (excerpt from aol.auto.com)

The four-door Wrangler Unlimited, with a larger cargo area than the Wrangler, is one of the most versatile, off-road-capable Jeeps ever made. For open-air driving at the beach, or on the trail, or just on the street, the standard soft top can be folded down or the available hard top can be taken off. The doors on the Wrangler Unlimited can be removed and the windshield can be folded down.

The long wheelbase, four-door Wrangler Unlimited is configurable in either Sport, Sahara and Rubicon trim with standard four-wheel drive. A 285-horsepower 3.6-liter V6 engine and six-speed manual transmission are standard, and a five-speed automatic is available… Electronic stability control with roll control, traction control, brake assist and hill hold control are standard on all Wranglers. The Sahara offers body color flares, Infinity speakers, remote keyless entry, power window, and security alarm and 18-inch wheels.

The Rubicon features equipment that off-road enthusiasts usually add anyway, including heavy-duty axles, front and rear electronic locking differentials, 32-inch BF Goodrich mud tires, sway bar disconnect system, rock rails and a heavy-duty transfer case with 4:1 low-gear ratio. The available Freedom Top three-piece modular hardtop allows panels to be removed above the driver or passenger. Other options include Dual Top Group [hard and soft top] , half doors, remote start system, front seat-mounted side air bags, and a multimedia infotainment system with 28-gigabyte hard drive and navigation system.

Modern Warfare 3 Edition Highlights – (from Jeep.com)

EXTERIOR

Metallic Hard Badging
The Call of Duty: MW3 metallic hard badge with unique logo is all about sharing your rank with fellow players. It’s all business with a professional, precision appearance on both left and right fenders.

Aggressive Power-Dome Hood
The sculpted Mopar® Power-Dome Hood gives a hint to the new 285-horsepower-strong Pentastar® V6 that powers this rig. This special hood design is a first for a production Wrangler.

Super-Tough Front Bumper
The Mopar Front Bumper delivers rugged simplicity, maximum approach angle and distinctly hard-core styling. This bumper includes fog lamps and comes with beefy 1/2-inch thick tow loop main plates. Add an available Mopar Winch Mount and one of our Warn® winches for maximum capability.

Get A Grip in Any World
This wicked Wrangler rides on meaty 32-inch BFGoodrich Mud-Terrain tires. Joined to unique 17-inch cast-aluminum wheels in semi-gloss Black. Includes a full-size spare and matching wheel.

Ends Justify the Means
For the record, 2012 Jeep Wrangler Call of Duty: MW3 Edition comes with a Spare Tire Cover featuring a Special Edition Call o Duty Elite badge.

Take Cover
Standard equipment includes a Sunrider® soft top with massive 55×30-inch sunroof. If you want to watch the setting of the sun, and it’s not raining pain, just fold back the soft top for an open-air 360 quick-scope of your surroundings. A three-piece Freedom Top® modular hardtop is also available.

INTERIOR

Bak in the Saddle
A unique Call of Duty® embroidered logo is prominently displayed on the inboard headrests of the front seats. The Black Sedosa seat fabric with Hex embossment showcases a unique chest-high MW3 embroidered logo on the front seats. All your fellow gamers are sure to take notice.

Elevate Your Senses
The 2012 Jeep Wrangler Call of Duty: MW3 Edition sports a blacked-out interior with a unique instrument panel cluster with custom gauge cluster graphics featuring unique Call of Duty: MW3 logo.

Leave No Trace
Custom Mopar front slush mats with a unique logo feature deep grooves to keep water, mud and snow from spilling on your carpet. Wrangler Unlimited models are equipped with a rear cargo mat with Special Edition Call of Duty Elite badge.

Bold & Ready To Go
Wrap your iron fist around the hand-stitched leather-wrapped steering wheel and take command of the wheel-mounted audio controls. Get up close and personal and you’ll appreciate the unique accent stitching.

ENGINE
The 2012 Jeep Wrangler Call of Duty: MW3 Edition comes with the new 3.6L Pentastar V6 engine. It features a revised throttle body; a high-mounted, rear-facing alternator; serpentine belt that stays clear of mud and water, and unique exhaust. Its many improvements include 285 horsepower (a 40% increase) and 260 pound-feet of torque (10% increase) and 10% improvement in fuel efficiency.

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