So to contest with the Jeep CJ, global created the superior Scout II. The SS II was an open-top model of the Scout II with solid door switches regenerating the full-frame metal doors, a roll bar and an exclusive opening. Whitco given a softtop and doors for inclement weather. All the SS II’s trim was discolor out and many had luminous sheet designs enlisted to the regions of the truck to increase more ’70s quality.
One even made a conspicuous appearance in the 1978 Burt Reynolds and Hal Needham film Hooper. altered models of SS II Scout were sprinted in the Baja 1000 with much success. International vended about 4000 Scout SS IIs during production.