Since its beginnings in 1941, the Jeep brand has grown into a auto company known for lifestyle and adventure. First there was the Wrangler, then the Cherokee and now there are six different Jeep models. Although the Jeep Wrangler may be one of the most popular Jeep models, consumers love the diverse lineup. Rugged to luxurious, modern to classic, city to off-road, basic to extreme. Well, here’s a look at some of the Jeep models that are a little more extreme.
Grand Cherokee SRT
“Fast” is not usually the word most people think of when they think of a rugged Jeep Grand Cherokee, but there is actually one very fast Grand Cherokee trim. Jeep paired up with Dodge’s in-house Speed and Racing Technology team (SRT) to create the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT, which is the fastest and most powerful Jeep SUV to date. Read the rest of this entry
FCA (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles) has recently announced that they are investing $1 billion in workers, plant expansion and production of Jeep and Ram models in plants in Ohio and Michigan.
According to FCA,over 2,000 jobs will be created in the Ohio and Michigan areas. More workers and the expansion of the plants in Ohio and Michigan will make it possible for the company to more quickly complete production of the three new Jeep models coming in the next few years.
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What’s the most iconic adventurous looking vehicle? Without hesitation most of us will say a Jeep Wrangler. Its metal bars, removable tops and doors, seven-slot grille, round headlights and spare tire on the back of the vehicle, make the Jeep Wrangler unlike any other vehicle and its looked that way for decades.
Not only is the Wrangler adventurous looking, but it is actually built for adventure. Unlike the $122,00 wannabe-Wrangler, the Mercedes G Wagon, the Wrangler has the durability, 4×4 systems and water fording capabilities to truly explore off the beaten path. However, not every Jeep Wrangler is made equally. To offer consumers variety and options, some Wranglers have different equipment than others. Here are some highlights.
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The Jeep Cherokee is an affordable compact crossover/ SUV meant for both fun and families. Depending on the trim, the Cherokee can be the perfect vehicle for the adventurer or the busy parent who needs to drive the kids around town. The 2017 Cherokee lineup consists of eight trims, so how does a consumer know which is the one for them? To help you decide, here’s a quick rundown of each Cherokee trim.
There are a couple of mechanical options for buyers. All Cherokee trims, except for the Cherokee Overland 4×4, are equipped with a 2.4-liter I4 MultiAir engine paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission. The Cherokee Overland 4×4 comes standard with the 3.2-liter V6 engine with electronic start/stop and buyers of other trims can opt for the 3.2L engine or the other available 2.4-Liter I4 PZEV M-Air Engine. Read the rest of this entry