1978 JEEP CHEROKEE CHIEF WIDE TRACK, ONE OWNER, COLLECTORS ITEM
- Condition: Used
- Make: Jeep
- Model: Cherokee
- SubModel: CHIEFF
- Type: SUV
- Trim: Chief Wide Track
- Year: 1978
- Mileage: 36,899
- VIN: J8A17NN151851
- Color: White
- Engine size: 360 V8
- Number of cylinders: 8
- Power options: Air Conditioning
- Fuel: Gasoline
- Transmission: Automatic
- Drive type: 4WD
- Interior color: Black
- Drive side: Left-hand drive
- Safety options: TOW PACKGE
- Options: 4-Wheel Drive, Cassette Player, Leather Seats
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1978 Jeep Cherokee Chief Wide Track1978 Jeep Cherokee Chief WIDE TRACK, QUARTOTRACK, THIS ISA ONE OF A KIND EXAMPLEOF WELL MAINTAINED, GARAGED KEPT, ONE OWNER CEROKEE CIEF IN EXCELLENT SHOW ROOM CONDITION.
With a production run spanning nearly 30 years from 1963 to 1991, the first-generation SJ Jeep was one of the longest-running vehicles in U.S. automotive history. When the Cherokee Chief, Wagoneer was introduced, about the only four-wheel-drive vehicles you could buy were utilitarian with decidedly military roots. This all-new offering from Jeep was designed from the ground up to be comfortable and luxurious -- and was the forefather to the modern luxury SUV. This it was the most car-like 4x4 available and proved quite popular.
This example, an exceptionally preserved 1978 Jeep Cherokee Chief, is loaded to the hilt with factory options, including leather upholstery seats, power Tailgate window, air conditioning, extra-thick carpet, power brakes, power steering, automatic transmission, cruise control, alloy wheels and a Factory Roof Rack, Tow package.
This vehicle has been meticulously maintained and loved over the years. Best of all, this Jeep has been a Southern California truck all of its life and is as sound as they get, With absolutely no rust!
The white paint is glossy like the first day and shows beautifully, The interior trim is original and in very good condition. Clearly this truck has lived its whole life in a garage. Panels are straight, chrome, trim and bumpers all are in good shape. The underside looks incredible. Rust free California vehicle. The original alloy wheels are in like-new condition and are wearing new & original correct Bf Goodrich tires. It's hard to believe this truck's interior is 39 years old. The upholstery, carpet and door panels are all in amazing shape. The dash and horn pad is in good condition. This Chief still has its original stereo system -- in perfect condition, of course. Even the seatbelt retractors work as they should. Under the hood is an AMC 360 cubic inch V8 mated to a smooth-shifting automatic transmission. And since it's a Jeep, it has the Selec-Trac four-wheel-drive system, which allows the driver to select either high or low range with the flip of a switch on the dash. And in keeping with its luxury appointments, this 4x4 has self-locking front hubs. With only 36k original miles, this Jeep is barely broken in. it's one of the best-preserved classic Chiefs around. It is being sold on a clean & clear California title. This is a great SUV that will make the perfect toy for a collector or to take to the mountains, to the beach or just out for a cruise. These vehicles are now classics that are getting increasingly hard to find! Get out and drive!!