When I first bought my 2007 Jeep Wrangler JK my goals were modest; just a small lift and bigger tires to get me where I wanted to go. I had only recently moved to California and quickly learned that a stock SUV wasn’t keeping up with the places I wanted to explore. I joined a local Jeep group to learn more about adventuring off-road in my new environment and the obsession quickly took hold. I thought I’d gone far during Phase 1 of the build, but since completing Phase 2 (pictured above) I’m beginning to realize just how endless the possibilities are!

Read more: http://www.drivingline.com/2014/09/jeep-wrangler-functional-jk-build/