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Amazing 1952 Willys M38A1 Comes With Matching Dunbar M-100 Trailer, It's Great for Camping
Amazing 1952 Willys M38A1 Comes With Matching Dunbar M-100 Trailer, It's Great for Camping

12 Jul 2022, 15:45 UTC / This 1952 Willys M38A1 has military origins, but a complete refurbishment made it a civilian off-road powerhouse. The accompanying trailer is great for camping

 
1941 Willys "Son of Night Prowler" Is a Nostalgia Gasser With a Touching Story
1941 Willys "Son of Night Prowler" Is a Nostalgia Gasser With a Touching Story

6 Jul 2022, 11:13 UTC / The Willys Americar may not be an iconic road car, but it's one of the most legendary vehicles out there in gasser form. This one looks the part

 
Remembering the Willys Jeepster, America's Last True Phaeton
Remembering the Willys Jeepster, America's Last True Phaeton

22 Jun 2022, 13:02 UTC / Produced from 1948 to 1950, the Jeepster was the last production car to feature a phaeton body. It was also America's first crossover

 
1941 Willys Americar Hides Nasty Big-Block Surprise Under the Hood, Runs 10s
1941 Willys Americar Hides Nasty Big-Block Surprise Under the Hood, Runs 10s

11 Apr 2022, 11:56 UTC / A modern-looking vehicle upon its introduction, the Americar wasn't particularly popular in the early 1940s, but it became a sought-after gasser in the 1960s

 
1952 Willys Jeep Truck Was Left To Rot Under a Tarp, Takes First Drive in 31 Years
1952 Willys Jeep Truck Was Left To Rot Under a Tarp, Takes First Drive in 31 Years

11 Feb 2022, 09:22 UTC / Parked in 1991, this 1952 Willys spent no fewer than three decades under a tarp, basically doomed to become a pile of scrap metal

 
1949 Willys Jeepster Spent 46 Years in a Barn, Comes Back to Life for Christmas
1949 Willys Jeepster Spent 46 Years in a Barn, Comes Back to Life for Christmas

24 Dec 2021, 13:06 UTC / Even though it was related to the Jeep Station Wagon that Willys had in dealerships at the time, the Jeepster wasn't designed as a utility vehicle

 
1961 Willys Jeep Was Left to Rot in the Woods, Takes First Drive in 30 Years
1961 Willys Jeep Was Left to Rot in the Woods, Takes First Drive in 30 Years

20 Dec 2021, 15:40 UTC / Developed during the Willys era, the Station Wagon entered production in 1946, two years after the CJ debuted. It was replaced by the Wagoneer in 1964

 
Grandpa's 1946 Ford Willys Turned Into Bagged, Lincoln V8-Swapped Rat Rod on 33s
Grandpa's 1946 Ford Willys Turned Into Bagged, Lincoln V8-Swapped Rat Rod on 33s

29 Nov 2021, 08:33 UTC / Shawn Davis, the host of the “AutotopiaLA” channel on YouTube, almost edited out the part where dad and son present this as a Ford Willys made for the “1946MY”

 
All-Steel 1941 Willys American Is the Perfect Retro Build, Ruined by Flames
All-Steel 1941 Willys American Is the Perfect Retro Build, Ruined by Flames

24 Nov 2021, 08:24 UTC / This 1941 Willys American rocks a huge 540ci (8.8-liter) V8 engine of Chevrolet make and an all-steel body, sadly the paint job involves flames

 
1941 Willys Americar Is a Stroked Hot Rod Blast From the Past
1941 Willys Americar Is a Stroked Hot Rod Blast From the Past

19 Oct 2021, 08:18 UTC / This 1941 Willys Americar comes with a stroked 1957 427ci HEMI engine, is going under the hammer in December with no reserve

 
From WWII Hero to Civilian Off-Roading Icon: The Story of the Original Jeep
From WWII Hero to Civilian Off-Roading Icon: The Story of the Original Jeep

13 Oct 2021, 11:22 UTC / A war machine created in the 1940s, the Jeep became a legendary civilian vehicle that brought the joys of off-roading to the masses for the next four decades

 
Ten-Hut! Private Jeep, Where’s Your Uniform? Drop and Give Me 50!
Ten-Hut! Private Jeep, Where’s Your Uniform? Drop and Give Me 50!

27 Sep 2021, 15:38 UTC / Once a highly decorated war vet, this Willys Jeep is nothing but a boy scout now, and it has all those odd mods to thank for

 
2022 Jeep Wrangler Willys With Xtreme Recon Package Shows Up at Detroit 4Fest
2022 Jeep Wrangler Willys With Xtreme Recon Package Shows Up at Detroit 4Fest

24 Sep 2021, 06:30 UTC / Set to enter production at Toledo in October, the Jeep Wrangler Willys with Xtreme Recon Package is priced from almost $40,000 in the United States

 
1957 Chevy Tri-Five Drags Big Block 1948 Willys Jeepster Daily Driver, Someone Gets Smoked
1957 Chevy Tri-Five Drags Big Block 1948 Willys Jeepster Daily Driver, Someone Gets Smoked

19 Aug 2021, 07:19 UTC / Apparently, the owner of the '48 is an engineer from New Berlin, Wisconsin. So, it's only natural the Willys Jeepster is as close to a prototype as it gets

 
1933 Willys Gasser Is Plum Crazy with a Hemi Twist, Costs Porsche 911 GT3 Money
1933 Willys Gasser Is Plum Crazy with a Hemi Twist, Costs Porsche 911 GT3 Money

19 Jul 2021, 20:54 UTC / This purple-painted 1933 coupe is one of those Willys racers that will turn a lot of heads at the drag strip. And it can be yours for a small fortune

 
This 650-RWHP Willys Americar Is a Supercar-Killing Hot Rod With 1941 Roots
This 650-RWHP Willys Americar Is a Supercar-Killing Hot Rod With 1941 Roots

8 Mar 2021, 16:49 UTC / Powering this fully customized 1941 Willys Americar Pro Street is a supercharged Oldsmobile V8 engine, mated to a four-speed automatic transmission

 
This Cute 1950 Willys Jeepster Is Proof That Crossovers Are Older Than We Think
This Cute 1950 Willys Jeepster Is Proof That Crossovers Are Older Than We Think

21 Feb 2021, 13:45 UTC / Crossovers have been selling like hotcakes since the late 1990s, but the idea can be traced back to the Willys Jeepster of the late 1940s

 
2021 Jeep Gladiator Goes Willys, Priced from $35,265
2021 Jeep Gladiator Goes Willys, Priced from $35,265

31 Oct 2020, 10:30 UTC / Willys-spec now available for the 2021 Jeep Gladiator, to be available for the Sport and Sport S models starting from $35,265

 
This Custom 1941 Willys Americar Is a Classic to Be Proud of on Independence Day
This Custom 1941 Willys Americar Is a Classic to Be Proud of on Independence Day

4 Jul 2020, 11:19 UTC / This Willys coupe has received a series of impressive upgrades, including not only a big block engine, but also a fiberglass body and a wood interior kit

 
Custom 1940 Willys Americar Is Today’s $150K Dose of Orange Glitter
Custom 1940 Willys Americar Is Today’s $150K Dose of Orange Glitter

28 May 2020, 12:02 UTC / Custom 1940 Willys Americar is all about the orange both on its body and inside it, sells for the massive sum of $149,900