Jeep Is Now Building A Tactical Mil-Spec Gladiator Off-Road Pickup

Oct 15, 2019

Category: Rides

The original Jeep — AKA the Jeep Willys — was built for military use, only later modified for civilian life. And while many of Jeep’s modern options have shifted away from their military roots, they haven’t lost touch entirely. In fact, they’ve just teamed up with AM General, the company behind the Humvee, on a new all-terrain concept called the Gladiator Extreme Military-Grade Truck.

Called the Gladiator XMT for short, this 4×4 pickup is actually a civilian vehicle modified for global militaries through a wide variety of appearance and performance upgrades. And while the information is a bit sparse, there are a few things we know for sure. For instance, it’s said to have two advanced four-wheel-drive systems; skid plates on its underbelly; locking differentials; a winch system; “incredible approach, breakover[,] and departure angles,” and more. It’s still in the concept stages, but interest from global militaries could put it straight into production. There’s no word on whether a civilian version is planned.

Learn More: Here

HiConsumption is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

More From Rides

Legends’ Luka Shorts Are The Last Workout Shorts You’ll Ever Need

With antimicrobial tech, 4-way stretch, and laser-cut ventilation.

Posted By Johnny Brayson

Partner
Featured Image

The 15 Fastest SUVs You Can Buy Off The Lot

These speedy 4x4's really put an emphasis on the 'sport' part of their name.

Posted By

Jun 23, 2021

Featured Image

Officine GPDesign Turns The XSR700 Moto Into A Marbled Carbon Masterpiece

A stunning carbon-clad custom with an ultra-top-shelf factory finish.

Posted By

Jun 23, 2021

Featured Image

Hopium Unveils A Working Prototype Of Its Hydrogen Cell ‘Machina’ Supercar

A rolling proof of concept dubbed "Alpha 0" that's slated for a 2022 release.

Posted By

Jun 23, 2021

Featured Image

The Only Factory Prototype Of The Bugatti EB 110 GT Is Currently For Sale

The Italian-made, V12-engined, world-record-setting supercar is up for grabs.

Posted By

Jun 22, 2021

Featured Image

This Vibrant 1974 Land Rover Series III Is Built Atop A Hand-Painted Frame

An immaculately-built restomod from Munich-based shop Falcon Design Germany.

Posted By

Jun 22, 2021