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Enthusiasts Texas Geniuses Create Dorkiest Vehicle Ever By Turning Postal Jeep Into Star Wars 'Star Destroyer'

20:10  12 july  2018
20:10  12 july  2018 Source:   jalopnik.com

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  Rigs of the Hammers: We Found These Cool Rigs Lurking in the Streets and Alleys of Hammertown at King of the Hammers 2018 Rigs of the Hammers: We Found These Cool Rigs Lurking in the Streets and Alleys of Hammertown at King of the Hammers 2018It’s like buying a child a fancy birthday gift and watching them have more fun playing with the packaging. Even though we had the world’s toughest single-day off-road race roaring around us, we couldn’t help but spend a couple days patrolling the rows of campsites for some of the country’s most interesting off-road rigs.

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A group of geniuses in Texas converted a Jeep DJ-5M Dispatcher mail Jeep into a Star Destroyer, and built a fleet of other Star Wars-themed vehicles to drive along with it. Just. Wow.

While browsing for old Jeeps on Craigslists across the country, I spotted a real gem: a 1984 DJ-5M for a reasonable $1,000! But this wasn’t just any DJ, as I’m sure you’ve surmised from the topshot.

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Houstonian Patrick and his friends have been making art cars for Houston’s Art Car Parade for some time now, and for this year’s 31st annual show, their entry was a fleet of Star Wars-themed vehicles, including: a Star Destroyer Jeep, an X-Wing Fighter-themed scooter, a TIE Bomber-themed Polaris Ranger, and even a Star Wars-themed electric emperor’s chair. Here’s a screengrab from a video of the parade showing the full fleet:

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The Secutor-class Star Destroyer , also known as the Secutor-class battlecruiser, was a carrier in the Imperial Navy and possibly the Republic Navy. The Secutor-class was 2.2 kilometers long and had two ventral hangar apertures, serving primarily as a carrier.

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The team used styrofoam, wood and steel to make the Impervium or Duralloy (or whatever these capital ships are supposed to be made of) body panels, and the result is supremely geeky, but also wonderful.

Just look at how pumped one of the team members is about his crew’s masterpiece.

As you can see from the tow strap in the second picture and also the YouTube video below, the Jeep doesn’t quite run properly. Just watch that motor bounce around on those engine mounts. Yikes.

But that’s okay, because in April, this junker won Patrick and his team “The Galactica Cruisers” first place in the “Best Performance” category—a grand prize that pays $500.

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The Resurgent-class Star Destroyer , also known as the Resurgent-class Battlecruiser was an iconic model of battlecruiser and Star Destroyer built by Kuat-Entralla Engineering. It saw service in the First Order Navy during its conquest of the Unknown Regions after the signing of the Galactic Concordance.

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Sadly, there’s no title for this amazing postal space ship, or I’d be tempted. Because a short and boxy mail carrier Jeep looks dorky enough, but one with a Star Wars theme? Pssh. That’s taking silly car-dom to the next tier.

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And I dig that.

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A baseball player commissioned this huge Jeep. The steering wheel looks like a ball, and the seats have glove-like stitching. If you are too impatient to wait for the upcoming Jeep Wrangler pickup, then check out this beast that's currently for sale in Atlanta. It even features an extra pair of wheels for a look that apes the Mercedes-AMG G63 6x6. The result is a giant, custom rig for hauling a group of off-road adventurers and every bit of their equipment. The asking price for this massive truck is $269,800.

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