October 6, 2021
, Auburn Hills, Mich.
When a sixth annual Rebelle Rally takes to a Nevada and California deserts Oct. 7-16 for a 1,400-mile mile strenuous trek over 8 days of foe by a many formidable conditions, 18 teams – scarcely one-third of a margin – are guileless a Jeep® 4×4 to assistance them get to a finish line.
“The Jeep code has proudly upheld a Rebelle Rally given day one,” pronounced Jim Morrison, Vice President, Jeep Brand North America. “Freedom, tour and capability are core to a Jeep brand’s values, and a Rebelle Rally is a summary of tour and capability. It’s a ideal venue to showcase a Jeep 4xe capability along with a capabilities of a womanlike teams.”
The Rebelle Rally is a initial women’s off-road navigation convene in a United States. It is a singular and perfectionist event, formed on a elements of headings, dark checkpoints, time and distance, regulating maps, compass and roadbooks. Use of GPS, dungeon phones and internet is particularly forbidden. Instead, competitors contingency rest on their driving, map and compass navigation skills and car capability to grasp checkpoints in some of a many punishing turf in America.
“We impute to a Rebelle Rally as a ultimate authentic proof belligerent for people, products and vehicles,” pronounced Emily Miller, Founder — Rebelle Rally. “When we started this eventuality in 2016, we had dual goals: to emanate a ultimate, women-only, off-road foe and adventure, and to emanate an eventuality that showcases usually how able batch vehicles can be.”
This year, there are some-more than 100 Rebelles, who accost from 5 countries and 24 states, and some-more than a third of a margin will be pushing a Jeep Wrangler or Jeep Gladiator. The 3 Jeep bureau teams in this year’s margin will be pushing a Jeep Wrangler 4xe, that delivers 49 MPGe and 21 miles of all-electric operation with no operation anxiety.
As a Jeep code works toward a ultimate idea of 0 glimmer freedom, events like a Rebelle Rally are pivotal to infer and showcase both a industry-best 4×4 capability, as good as a class-exclusive, off-road 4xe powertrain.
The Jeep Wrangler 4xe’s thrust complement combines dual electric motors, a 2.0-liter I-4 engine and eight-speed involuntary delivery for scarcely wordless thrust and extended 4×4 off-road capability, but EV operation anxiety. This arrangement enables a Trail Rated Jeep Wrangler to keep regulating rigging that includes plain front and back axles, full-time two-speed send case, a entirely articulating cessation and 30 inches of H2O fording capability.
The E Selec modes let a motorist tailor a Jeep Wrangler 4xe thrust to a trip: hybrid, electric and eSave, that preserve a battery container assign for after use. The Wrangler 4xe’s 17-kilowatt-hour battery container recharges in approximately dual hours on Level 2 (220-volt) appetite and in about 12 hours on Level 1 (110-volt) domicile power.
“Not usually is a Wrangler 4xe powerful, it’s also really versatile and fit — all of these are vicious attributes for success in a Rally,” pronounced Nena Barlow of group No. 129. “With both electric and gas appetite available, we won’t worry about operation during all, even when we am gunning it in a dunes.”
Factory Jeep Wrangler 4xe teams include:
- Team 4xeVenture (#129) of Nena Barlow and Teralin Petereit, between a dual maestro competitors, they have 4 category wins and 7 podiums
- Team Jeep Thrills (#177), mom and daughter group of Christine and Emily Benzie, this is their fourth Rebelle Rally. Last year, they won a desired bone batch endowment in a two-door Jeep Wrangler Willys, that is also Emily’s daily driver
- New to a 2021 Rebelle Rally is group Asdzáá Skoden Rebelles (#160) of Shandiina Peters and Racquel Black, a initial Navajo group to contest in a Rally
The Rebelle Rally is a longest rival off-road convene in a United States. Traversing some-more than 2,250 kilometers by Nevada and California’s iconic terrain, it is an continuation foe for women consisting of pointing pushing and navigating – not fastest speed. The foe is innovative and unique, regulating maps, compass, roadbooks and plan – famous as Rebelle Format. GPS and other electronic inclination are particularly prohibited. Remote and off-grid for 8 foe days, a Rebelle Rally is deliberate a providing belligerent for people, products and batch manufacturer vehicles. To learn more, revisit www.rebellerally.com. Follow live Oct 7-16, 2021, @ rebellerally.com/live. Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/RebelleRally. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RebelleRally
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