Winter X Games 2012 Gold Medalist Hannah Teter to Dig for a Jeep® Yeti


Professional snowboarder and Winter X Games medalist Hannah Teter competes on behalf of one contestant in the ‘Jeep® Arctic Yeti Dig’ Jeep Arctic Yeti Dig’ snow competition takes place Friday, Jan. 27 at the ‘Winter X Games 2012’ in Aspen, Colo. Jeep Arctic Yeti Dig’ grand prize winner to receive a new 2012 Jeep Wrangler Arctic edition

January 20, 2012 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – Keeping with the spirit of high-impact winter sports activities taking place at the Winter X Games 2012, a professional snowboarder and Winter X gold medalist will participate in the “Jeep® Arctic Yeti Dig” competition on behalf of one lucky contestant.

The winner of the competition will take home a 2012 Jeep Wrangler Arctic edition vehicle.

Six individuals have won a trip to the Winter X Games 2012 in Aspen, Colo., and will dig for a Jeep Yeti on Friday, Jan. 27. Each contestant will dig in a giant snow bank for the Yeti. The contestant first to find it will take home a 2012 Jeep Wrangler Arctic edition vehicle. Teter will participate in the dig on behalf of a seventh contestant who will be randomly selected on Friday, Jan. 20.

“I’m really excited to be part of this fun competition and dig for the keys to the new Wrangler Arctic edition on behalf of a contestant. Whoever wins this Jeep is going to be stoked,” said Teter.

About Hannah Teter Hannah Teter is one of the most successful female snowboarders of all time, winning every major competition throughout her career including five X Games medals. Teter has used her distinct personality to bring awareness to social issues around the world and donates all of her competition winnings to charitable efforts. She has started multiple charities of her own, including Hannah’s Gold, a nonprofit committed to providing funding for the town of Kirindon in Kenya and Sweet Cheeks Panties, an underwear line that provides support for Children International to help feed impoverished children across the globe.

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2012 Jeep Wrangler Arctic Jeep Wrangler – the most capable and recognized vehicle in the world – becomes even more capable both on- and off-road for 2012, courtesy of an all-new, more fuel efficient and more powerful 3.6-liter V-6 engine, and a new five-speed automatic transmission – both of which it shares with the award-winning Jeep Grand Cherokee.

Based on the Wrangler Sahara model, the Arctic’s winter theme is immediately recognizable. Available colors are Winter Chill, Bright Silver and Bright White. Exterior features include a body-color hardtop and fender flares, “Arctic” badges on the front fenders, a “Yeti Footprint” decal over part of the driver’s side fender and hood, black hood decal and Mopar® black fuel filler door and taillamp guards.

Jeep Wrangler Arctic also offers an aggressive Wrangler Rubicon tire and wheel package, with unique semi-gloss black 17-inch wheels shod with 32-inch tires.

Inside, Wrangler Arctic’s seats are black Tectonic fabric with Polar White accents and orange accent stitching. Front seats are heated and feature an “Arctic” logo in the seat back. Accent stitching can also be found on the steering wheel, arm rest and console lid. Door trim and nets are accented in orange, and all grab handles and dashboard vent rings are finished in Polar White trim.

Mopar tread pattern slush mats with white “Jeep” lettering complete the Wrangler Arctic package.

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