2020 Jeep Gladiator: One-of-a-Kind & Kind of Amazing

“Hey, honey. What truck should we buy?”

The all-new 2020 Jeep Gladiator, of course. What—was this a private conversation? Sorry for butting in. We just thought you’d like to know that Jeep’s Wrangler-like pickup truck is quite an amazing specimen. An open-air cabin. A five-foot bed. Class-leading towing of 7,650 lbs. Off-road equipment galore. Yep, the Gladiator is a real marvel.

Jeep Gladiator
Continue reading “2020 Jeep Gladiator: One-of-a-Kind & Kind of Amazing”

Alabama’s 11 Best Scenic Road Trips: Autumn Edition

Ah! Sweet home Alabama. The Heart of Dixie. The house of Longleaf. The Yellowhammer State. Yet with so many gorgeous sights to see, Alabama rarely graces the covers of travel and road-trip magazines. (Perhaps families don’t know about the brilliant beaches, cavernous caverns, and miles-long stretches of hiking trails?)

Jeep Road Trip Alabama

Let’s aim to fix that. As you start planning your family’s fall break, consider loading up your Jeep Grand Cherokee for a scenic autumn road trip through Alabama. Check out these 11 scene-stealing destinations for inspiration, and get to travelin’!

You’re off to great places! You’re off and away!

Dr. Seuss
Continue reading “Alabama’s 11 Best Scenic Road Trips: Autumn Edition”

2019 Jeep Wrangler: A Charmingly Capable Off-Road Classic

Following last year’s redesign, the latest 2019 Jeep Wrangler returns with the iconic soft-top style and a handful of new niceties, including the addition of adaptive cruise control and forward-collision warning to the Advanced Safety Group, and a fancy pearl-turquoise Bikini color option. Yet beneath all the decorative and somewhat upmarket additions, this Jeep Wrangler is clearly a callback to its WWII-era, open-air ancestor.

Hey, we’re not complaining, and neither should you – the 2019 Wrangler may sport a more retro look, but it remains one of the most capable off-road SUVs you’ll find anywhere.

Continue reading “2019 Jeep Wrangler: A Charmingly Capable Off-Road Classic”

The 2020 Jeep Gladiator: Wrangler Or Pickup Truck?

Making its long-awaited debut at the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show, the 2020 Jeep Gladiator – not a new Scrambler, as it was rumored to be called – is everything you love about the Wrangler, just in a rugged truck mold. Yes, the doors come off. Yes, the rooftop pops back. Yes, even the windshield folds forward. To put it simply, the upcoming Jeep Gladiator will make every other pickup in the segment green with envy once it finds its way to your local Jeep dealerships.

More Than Just A Wrangler Truck

Continue reading “The 2020 Jeep Gladiator: Wrangler Or Pickup Truck?”

2019 Jeep Cherokee: What Do Critics & Owners Think?

After replacing the beloved Liberty in 2014, the Jeep Cherokee certainly had to grow its devoted fanbase from the ground up—and so it did. Now, five model-years later, the 2019 SUV is giving those devout Jeep Cherokee-ers something more to cheer about after a mid-cycle refresh. 

Available in six trim levels – Latitude, Latitude Plus, Altitude, Trailhawk®, Limited, and Overland – the 2019 Jeep Cherokee is for sale today at our Jeep dealership near Hoover. Here’s what you can expect when taking the Cherokee for a test drive at Jim Burke CDJR. 

2019 Jeep Cherokee_ What Do Critics & Owners Think

Easy Like Sunday Morning 

Continue reading “2019 Jeep Cherokee: What Do Critics & Owners Think?”

Unique Summer Camping Recipes: S’mores Edition

Unique Summer Camping Recipes: S’mores Edition

You’ve got your Birmingham campsite picked out. You’ve got your camping checklist to the side. You’ve got your SUV or truck accessories installed and ready to go. What’s left to do other than drive to the campground?

As you walk out the door, your kids holler: “Don’t forget the s’mores!” Yikes—that was a close call. Continue reading “Unique Summer Camping Recipes: S’mores Edition”