Posts Tagged ‘Magneto’

Jeep Forges its Green Path Forward

Friday, April 2nd, 2021

Jeep is on a journey to change its reputation from king of traditional SUVs to “green” electrified vehicles to lure modern buyers and pioneer electrified off-road vehicles amid a sea of competitors. Stellantis, Jeep’s new parent company formed after the merger of Fiat Chrysler and French automaker Groupe PSA, is counting on Jeep to be a large part of its electrification growth. Jeep currently offers three plug-in hybrid electric vehicles outside the U.S., while the all-new Jeep wrangler 4xe is slowly making its way to American dealer lots throughout the spring (2021). These first few models mark the beginning of the automaker’s plans when it comes to electrification, according to Jeep CEO Christian Meunier. (more…)

The Jeep Wrangler Magneto Takes Center Stage at the 2021 Jeep Easter Safari

Thursday, March 25th, 2021

The Jeep Easter Safari is back and better than ever in Moab, Utah after the onset of the coronavirus pandemic sidelined the event in 2020. This is great news for Jeepers, not only because this is an event they can attend, but also because it’s the one place where Jeep can deliver a gaggle of Jeep Wrangler and Jeep Gladiator concepts. At this year’s (2021) gathering, the Jeep Wrangler Magneto takes center stage as it paves the brand’s way forward given that it’s the first all-electric concept from the brand. Additionally, the Jeep Magneto also impresses because it has an unconventional manual transmission.  (more…)