What Does It’s a Jeep Thing Mean, and Why Can’t You Understand?Last Updated March 4, 2021 | Sam Padgett
If you’ve ever driven behind a Jeep before, then odds are that you’ve seen the cryptic phrase: “It’s a Jeep Thing, You Wouldn’t Understand." This saying functions like a secret handshake amongst Jeep owners and espouses the core tenants of Jeep ownership.
Ever wondered how your Jeep compares to your buddies? The Jeep Score Calculator can help. Figure out where you stand in the Jeep Wave Hierarchy and compare your score with your friends. The higher the score, the higher you rank.
There are an endless amount of upgrades you can do to your Jeep. Some of the best Wrangler mods are installing new wheels and tires, swapping out the bumpers, and upgrading the lighting.
Several companies have owned the Jeep line over the years, but who owns Jeep today? Stellantis, the merged company of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) and PSA Group, owns Jeep as of early 2021. Before that, FCA owned Jeep since 2014. Previous owners include the Kaiser Jeep Corporation and American Motors Corporation. Most Jeeps are American-made, except for a select few models. The Toledo Assembly Complex in Ohio manufactures the Jeep Wrangler.
Stocking up on Jeep must-haves is especially important for the summer season! Trails aren’t immune to the heat and neither is your Wrangler. Taking the top off may allow some cool air to breeze through the Jeep, but it’s not going to stop the sizzling summer sun from beating down on you. Accessories such as summer tops and sun shades can help make off-roading in the summer cooler — literally!