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The time for Jeep enthusiasts to get together is approaching! Over the years, Jeep has been known to show off concept models at this gathering and the 2017 Easter Jeep Safari will be no different. We have two teaser pictures of the concepts and they could be the Wrangler Quicksand and Wrangler Switchback concepts.


 

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looking more into this concept its disappointing that the only thing we really got out of it was the grille, wish they teased some other stuff. Newer tail lights would be one, even some slight side profile changes... all to hint at the JL
 

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Even if the concepts aren't showing off much aside form the JL grille, they're still impressive pieces off-road engineering. Especially the Quicksand, not really the usual rock climbing Wrangler concept you see, but I do like the old school hot rod look.

 

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I was very happy to see the Quicksand concept that adopts that early hot rod type of look. Far too often you see off-roading crazy Jeep concepts and it's nice to see them branch off a little bit and deviate from the usual. Keeps things exciting.
 

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That's a racing fuel cell. For an easier explanation I shall copy and paste wiki to make life easier because I suck with words haha.

A racing fuel cell has a rigid outer shell and flexible inner lining to minimize the potential for punctures in the event of a collision or other mishap resulting in serious damage to the vehicle. It is filled with an open-cell foam core to prevent explosion of vapor in the empty portion of the tank and to minimize sloshing of fuel during competition that may unbalance the vehicle or cause inadequate fuel delivery to the motor (fuel starvation). The designation "racing" is often omitted due to familiarity and because this type of gas tank is also used on street vehicles. The omission can lead to confusion with other types of fuel cells.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fuel_tank#Racing_fuel_cell
 

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Those things are built tough, the one that rolled over barely had a dent in the roof. I'm sure more clips are going to be released in the coming days and they'll all be entertaining to watch. Not something I would attempt in a Wrangler, but interesting to watch.
 

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The guy at 3:50 has the perfect example of something I would use myself for an entire day at on the trails and then back into the city for my regular routine. Better enjoy ti before they start cracking down on us like they do to enthusiasts in Europe
 

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The one at 3:50 is great because from the outside it doesn't look "over the top" but it definitely is seriously functional. Great for heading out to the trails and rolling around the city without getting too much attention at all.
 
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