Sleeping in the Jeep Rubicon

The most miserable night I can remember… My son, Chris, and I were making a trial run with our Rubicon jeeps… we were planning to join the second annual “Burning Jeep” tour out of Brothers, Oregon, led by Casey Kaiser, whose jeep burned to the ground in a spectacular fashion …

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Buying a Jeep Rubicon

The Rubicon “I found a Rubicon for sale online… it’s located here in Gresham… it’s a 2013 model… It already has a roof rack and tent.” My son has a 2012 model and has been bitten by the upgrade bug. He spends his spare time and cash looking for car …

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My First Jeep

I remember my first Jeep. We… my wife and new born boy child… lived in Portland during the early 1970’s… NE 47th and Wisteria… I owned a 1966 Chevelle Super Sport… “four on the floor” and all the cockpit instrumentation of a jet airliner. I kept it garaged at night. …

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Grandpa’s Jeep

“Let’s restore Grandpa’s jeep,” said my son. He had fond memories of riding around the farm with Grandpa driving the jeep… “That jeep could go anywhere… Grandpa called it a goat. It could do anything except stop. The brakes were terrible… non-existent… Sometimes he had to run it into a …

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