2019 Jeep Renegade Essentials

The Jeep renegade sees its first refresh this year (2019) since its original debut back in 2015. Although the style updates are minor in the grand scheme of things, buyers will now be able to opt for a more powerful powertrain as the subcompact SUV maintain its off-road capabilities and its funky shape. A standout in its class, thanks in large part to its boxy shape and overall unconventional design, the 2019 Jeep Renegade is considered the best entry-level off-road-capable SUV on the market. Even those who won’t hit the path less traveled in their Renegade will still be able to appreciate other fun features such as the new dual-pane panoramic moonroof.  Read the rest of this entry >>

Jeep is Redefining the Art of Product Placement

The Jeep brand has broken new ground when it comes to product placement as the automaker had an episode of NBC’s Songland devoted to it. As part of the very last episode of the songwriting competition, the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) brand enjoyed an hour of television dedicated entirely to its brand. Judges included FCA Chief Marketing Officer Olivier Francois as they all considered the contestants and their respective entries while opting to select a song that encapsulated the Jeep brand and was subsequently performed by Nashville-based band Old Dominion. The song is now featured in a new 90-second Jeep ad which ran immediately once the show was over.  Read the rest of this entry >>

Celebrate Four Generations of the Jeep Grand Cherokee

The Grand Cherokee was designed for adventures both on and off the road since its inception. Unlike many other trail-oriented vehicles, including its sibling, the Jeep Wrangler, the Grand Cherokee has a unibody chassis instead of a body-on-frame setup to better handle itself on pavement. Luxurious and ample interiors along with smooth riding and handling make the Grand Cherokee popular with both urbanites and families. Despite the fact that the Grand Cherokee makes for an excellent commuter, this is still a genuine Jeep vehicle that can definitely go off the beaten path. Jeep has consistently improved the Grand Cherokee over four generations, let’s see how much it’s changed since the first generation debuted. Read the rest of this entry >>

Spotted: The Next Generation Jeep Grand Cherokee

There’s no hotter automotive segment than the SUV segment, and we’ve officially gotten our first glimpse at the next-generation Jeep Grand Cherokee. Spy photographers caught a camouflaged prototype out for a ride. The next-generation Grand Cherokee is considered to be an important offering for Jeep considering the vehicles has long been a top-tier SUV staple across the entire segment. Given these facts, the debut of the Grand Cherokee will be of tremendous importance for the Jeep brand.  Read the rest of this entry >>

5 Jeep Trucks From the Past That Inspired the Gladiator

We often talk about how Jeep didn’t have a truck offering in its lineup for over 27 years, a fact that came to an end earlier this year (2019) with the introduction of the all-new 2020 Jeep Gladiator. What prompted Jeep to re-enter the midsize pickup segment? The fact that it’s a lucrative segment that Jeep could capitalize on by introducing a one-of-a-kind pickup with off-road capability unavailable from other brands. Jeep sourced tons of inspiration for the Gladiator from its extensive history, here are five past Jeep vehicles that served as inspiration. Read the rest of this entry >>