United States Jeepney

Known US Jeepneys

If you know of any jeepneys in the US not included, please email us at jeepneys@usjeepney.com! We'd love to include you or the jeepney you've found. Many thanks to Randy Palmer of FAAIE, who told me of 4 of these and sent pics!

The Ambassador

FAIIA Spokane Jeepney

Commissioned from Sarao Motors, the most famous of the Jeepney makers in the Philippines, by the Filipino-American Association of the Inland Empire and imported by them. Used for intercultural events.


Sarao Motors Facebook Album of Spokane Jeepeny

Black Eyed Peas

apl.d.ap jeepney

The iconic Philippine jeepney made an appearance in New York, thanks to Black Eyed Peas member Apl.de.Ap.

The Filipino-American rapper gave his fans a glimpse of his stainless, blue and yellow "It's More Fun in the Philippines" jeepney during the Philippine Independence Day parade in New York.

Mr Jeepney

Icon Jeepney

"Mr Jeepney" is a jeepney imported from the Philippines and used by the Icon group for marketing. The Icon Group is a noted recruiter of foreign medical professionals. It acquired the Jeepney for use when Icon exhibits at Human Resource and Hospital Conferences. The Jeepney's purpose is to draw crowds of potential clients at these events, and draw the crowds it certainly does! The page linked to below was last updated in 2005.

"Mr. Jeepney" Icon Jeepney in Texas (last updated 2005)

HiFi Jeepney

LA Jeepney

Philippine Workers Center Los Angeles and Filipino Town Tours

San Diego Shriners

Shriners in San Diego parade

Used by the Shriners in parades

San Antonio


Manila-style Jeepney, which is a rare original 1942 Willys based jeepney fabricated by renowned Jeepney builder Sarao. It was bought by Tombstone Pizza in 1985 who installed a '82 Buick V6, 12 volt ignition system, and automatic transmission to the roadster. Sold on eBay 2007 to someone with username Twostrokes48 who now has it in San Antonio. He said he did a lot of work to make it safe for highway speed - disk brakes, power steering, etc. Ebay listing price was 15,000. Current owner takes it to motorcycle rallies and other events around San Antonio.


patagonia arizona

Ed Sarao posted this one of a jeepney in Patagonia Arizona. It was in the 4th of July Parade 2012 there. Old style, heavily decorated - you can see the fighting cocks on the sides. Photo by Paula Wittner

Southern Homes and Gardens

Southern Homes Jeepney

This one was spotted parked at a garden center in Montgomery, Alabama

The Flying Chicken

flying chicken jeepney

This jeepney is parked in front of Erick Schat’s Bakkerÿ in Bishop, California. Unknown if it is working or not. This great picture was taken by Dave Toussaint at http://www.photographersnature.com/, used by permission. Below is another image showing the front end of the flying chicken on Ken Rockwell's site at http://www.kenrockwell.com

flying chicken front

It's Not Easy Being Green

florida poor green jeepney

This poor thing was a rusted bucket of bolts found in Frostproof, Florida at a place called O’Hara’s Restoration. Unknown how the restoration is going.

Jeepney Pop

universal studios jeepney

Universal Studios in Orlando Florida has a jeepney converted to a popsicle wagon.

Current Status Unknown


1957 Sarao Jeepney for sale in Las Vegas in 2005 - asking $20,000.
Email jeepneyman @ hotmail.com (email unanswered 2011)