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2022 Easter Jeep Safari Concepts Are 4x4s for the Faithful

Jeep's annual concept-truck roundup runs the gamut this year from a crazy-powerful Wrangler EV to a shortened Gladiator and an off-roadier Grand Cherokee.

Chris Paukert
Following stints in TV news production and as a record company publicist, Chris spent most of his career in automotive publishing. Mentored by Automobile Magazine founder David E. Davis Jr., Paukert succeeded Davis as editor-in-chief of Winding Road, a pioneering e-mag, before serving as Autoblog's executive editor from 2008 to 2015. Chris is a Webby and Telly award-winning video producer and has served on the jury of the North American Car and Truck of the Year awards. He joined the CNET team in 2015, bringing a small cache of odd, underappreciated cars with him.
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2022 Easter Jeep Safari concepts

Every year, Jeep goes all out with a suite of concept 4x4 models for the Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah. This year, it's bringing some of the concepts that debuted during SEMA.

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Jeep Wrangler Magneto 2.0 Concept

This year's most ambitious concept is actually a rework of last year's Wrangler-based Magneto EV. This time, Jeep has chopped a foot out of the wheelbase and added more than twice the horsepower.

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The all-electric 4x4 is unusual in that it has a six-speed manual gearbox based on a Hellcat transmission. Jeep says the 650-horsepower powertrain gets this guy to 60 mph in just 2 seconds.

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Jeep Bob Concept

Based on a Gladiator Rubicon pickup, the Bob gets its name from its truncated tale bed. Jeep hacked about a foot off the back end for better off-road ability and a unique look.

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Despite looking like a bimini fabric top, there's actually a hardtop underneath there. Neat.

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Jeep Rubicon 20th Anniversary Concept

Jeep's range-topping Rubicon off-road trim is turning 20 years old.

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It'd be rather shocking if Jeep didn't end up producing a special production model in honor of this highly successful (and profitable) trim line.

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Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk 4xe Concept

Jeep's new Grand Cherokee 4xe plug-in hybrid variant is not yet available in a Trailhawk version. Could one be in the works?

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This one features 33-inch mud-terrain tires from BFGoodrich, Mopar rock rails and a roof rack.

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Jeep '41 Concept

The Jeep '41 Concept is an homage to the model's military ancestors.

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Olive drab paint and a tan top drive home the patriotic theme along with a 2.0-inch lift and 35-inch tires.

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Jeep D-Coder Concept by JPP

The Jeep D-Coder concept has a funky two-tone look because all of the parts in red are JPP accessories that can be purchased right now. It's a rolling parts catalog.

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Each of the parts in red has a corresponding QR code that can be scanned to provide more details and ordering info.

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Jeep Birdcage Concept by JPP

The Jeep Birdcage is built atop a 4-door 4xe plug-in hybrid model.

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Jeep has removed the windshield and wipers for a hardcore open-air experience, and it's fitted the concept with a heavy-duty roof rack and massive 37-inch tires.

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