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As of the now the 2014 Cherokee will be powered by two 2.0-litre MultiJet 2 diesel units, with power outputs of 140 hp and 170 hp respectively, but Jeep is expected to include a new 3.2 liter V6 Read More »
Posted on April 25, 2014 by kevin-brightJeep has debuted not one, not two but four design concepts at the Auto China 2014 in Beijing. These Chinese-inspired concepts include two variations of the all-new Jeep Cherokee: the Urbane and Sageland, a Jeep Wrangler based premium model called Jeep Wrangler Sundancer and Jeep Zi You Xia, a beautiful concept based on the 2015 Jeep Renegade. Starting with the newest member first, the all new Jeep Renegade debuts in all new concept guise called Zi You Xia, which means rebel. Painted in Warm Chocolate Gray, the paint scheme adopted is inspired by the colors of the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing.
To accentuate the exterior, Jeep has used Dark Anodized Bronze on the rear lower fascia, front fog lamp bezels, tail lamp insert bezel, grille throats and badging. The car rolls on unique 20-inch wheels painted in Dark Anodized Bronze. The interior features a mix of Read More »
Posted on April 11, 2014 by kevin-brightThe 2014 Easter Jeep Safari begins from tomorrow in Moab, Utah, and for the very special event Jeep has once again teamed up with Mopar. Together, these two brands will not bring one or two but six new off-road ready concept models, each of which will arrive with a variety of sporty bits and custom exterior elements. Unlike the radical concepts that we have seen in the previous years, this year’s concept models look far more attainable, meaning existing customers will easily be able to customize their vehicles using parts provided by Mopar and Jeep to attain the look projected by these concepts.
So without wasting any time, let us talk about the new models one by one. Jeep will be showcasing three different concept models of Jeep Wrangler: Wrangler Level Red, Wrangler MOJO and Wrangler Maximum Performance. On the technical front, the Level Red and Mojo models have some Read More »
Posted on March 6, 2014 by kevin-brightLately, most of the global brands are focusing on international markets, and that too on the compact SUV segment in specific. For the last couple of months we were hearing about a new small SUV from Jeep and yes, it is finally here. Jeep has launched the all new 2015 Jeep Renegade which is on track to become one of strongest offerings in the compact utility vehicle segment. In brief, the all new Renegade offers a segment-first 9 speed automatic gearbox, class leading off road capability, frugal engines, and a host of convenience and safety features.
Starting with the design of the Renegade, the biggest challenge for designers was to so design the car that it not only is great for off-roading but also small enough for city roads. Designers also had to make sure that it looks like a global car as it is the first Jeep to be Read More »
Posted on January 23, 2014 by kevin-brightAt the Houston Auto Show, Jeep has introduced the new special edition ‘Altitude’ models of the 2014 Grand Cherokee, Cherokee and Wrangler. The models will arrive in Jeep dealerships come spring and will feature unique ‘blacked-out’ exteriors. The name Altitude comes from a one of the Jeep fans who participated in a contest to name a Grand Cherokee concept showcased at the 2012 Houston Motor Show. Starting with the 2014 Cherokee Altitude, the car is based on the standard Cherokee and available with either 2.4-liter MultiAir2 Tigershark I-4 engine or the 3.2-liter Pentastar V-6 engine, in 4×4 or 4×2 configurations.
The 2.4 liter heart delivers up to 31 mpg which is appreciably good, and the Pentastar unit produces 271 hp and can tow up to 4500 lbs. Since it is an Altitude edition, a number of bodily features have been added such as a black daylight opening (DLO), roof rails, Read More »
Posted on October 25, 2013 by kevin-brightAt the Frankfurt Motor Show this year, Jeep showcased the 2014 Wrangler Polar Edition and for sure it grabbed a lot of attention. The auto giant has finally announced that the Polar Edition will be available in the North American Market come November. “Jeep Wrangler is known for its 4×4 capability on any road or trail and in any weather condition,” said Mike Manley, President and CEO – Jeep Brand, Chrysler Group LLC. “The new Jeep Wrangler Polar Edition represents a tip of the hat to our loyal Jeep enthusiasts who are also lovers of outdoor winter activities and adventures.
This new winter-themed Jeep will get them where they want to go, in a fun, new, unique – and very capable – special-edition package.” The car takes its inspiration from the extreme conditions of Antarctic region and it even features a ‘Polar’ badge located on the side near the front Read More »
Posted on March 22, 2013 by carexpo2012For the 47th Annual Moab Easter Jeep Safari, Jeep® and Mopar are coming-up with their latest concept edition which showcase the new level of off-road capabilities for all those enthusiasts who love the broader range of customization and personalization in a off-roader and to fulfill it, six extreme off-road concept vehicles are to be revealed by Jeep® and Mopar together at 2013 Moab Easter Jeep Safari, starting from March, 23rd to 31st in Utah, United States. Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk Concept : The most unique of the Grand Cherokee – the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk Concept with more ground clearance provided by the 35-inch Mickey Thompson off-road tires, the trusted powertrain of EcoDiesel V-6 engine, the attractive design looks with the Grand Cherokee SRT hood, a black front grille, a matte black roof and SRT front and rear fascias.
The Trailhawk Concept is the 3rd Grand Cherokee, since 2011, developed for the Easter Jeep Safari. It has a quite catchy exterior with its aggressive non-metallic blood-orange color, offered with Read More »
Posted on February 24, 2013 by carexpo2012Jeep has just officially revealed the 2014 Cherokee which has to make its global debut at the New York International Auto Show starting from March 29th, 2013. Jeep is finally bringing back the Cherokee in U.S., as the Cherokee production was shut-down by Jeep in 2001 but it was the most loved model in U.S. during 1980’s to 1990’s where it get sold from 1974 to 2001, the station-wagon era came to an end and new era of SUV has started. The 2014 Jeep Cherokee is now given a brand new look, unveiling it to the mid-size SUV segment.
Sleeker in looks more inspired from Grand Cherokee, all-new style headlights and attractive grille design. As per Jeep, the 2014 Cherokee built to deliver enhanced driving dynamics and best fuel economy, which is 45% more than the present mid-sized SUV variant. The 2014 Cherokee will be manufactured in U.S. at Chrysler Group’s Toledo Assembly Plant in Toledo, Ohio, and Read More »
Posted on February 16, 2013 by carexpo2012In the prestigious 83rd International Auto Exhibit of Geneva Motor Show 2013, the Jeep will give the European debut of its 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee with enhanced performance and efficiency in all engines with new 8-speed automatic transmission, catchy updated sporty exterior, impressive and advanced interior features with best of technology for safe and comfort driving experience. New Advanced Technology : The debut of Chrysler Group new 8-speed automatic transmission matted with 3.0-liter V-6 diesel engine, and also with V-6 & V-8 petrol engine lineup, to deliver efficient figures in consumption and emissions.
The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee in the Eco Mode, delivers an improved fuel economy. It would optimise gear shifting in V8 models. If sportier performance is desired, it is equipped with Fuel Saver cylinder deactivation mechanism, by using a button on the center stack. Moreover, Eco Mode further enhances the vehicle’s aerodynamics mechanism to give best comfortable ride, by activating the Quadra-Lift air suspension Read More »
Posted on February 4, 2013 by carexpo2012In the Super Bowl XLVII videos, the Jeep and Ram brands has shown the indefinite contribution of society savers –“TROOPS” and “FARMERS” of American Society. In the video presented by Jeep brand, is a patriotic letter of “Whole Again” – in the vocals of famous Oprah Winfrey, where the six branches of Armed forces is described to save American society and its our time to let them know that we have the family bond of greatest respect with warm love for them in saving our society from every aspect.
Oprah Winfrey said on this – “It was an honor to lend my voice in support of those that serve us all,”. The Jeep brand’s “Whole Again” was made with the partners Global Hue of Detroit. The Jeep brand’s “Operation SAFE Return” (OSR) aims to galvanize community support for service members and their families worldwide. In the video presented by Ram Read More »
Posted on January 22, 2013 by carexpo2012On January 14th, 2013, the new 2014 Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT is showcased in Detroit at the North American International Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013. The new 2014 Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT has much more refined features, technology and equipment to make it unique in delivering style, luxury and safety while on the other hand it is powered with new 8HP70 eight-speed automatic transmission, to not only generate more power but more performance and efficiency too. In the engine configuration, the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT is powered by 6.4 Litre HEMI® V-8 which is quite capable of producing a horsepower of 470[351 kilo-Watts] at 6000 RPM and a greater torque of 465 lb.-ft.[630 Nm] at 4300 RPM with 8HP70 8-speed automatic transmission with Eco Mode gives comfortable, smooth, much more improved shifting and fuel economy.
In the 2014 SRT model, the big 6.4-L engine is fined tuned to produce greater towing capacity of 7200 pounds which is Read More »
Posted on February 18, 2012 by carexpoThe Jeep marketing machine seldom misses as opportunity to remind us of the brand’s rugged roots. From the torrent of advertising gushing from Chrysler HQ, you’d be forgiven for thinking that every Jeep owner spends his days forging trails and fording streams, but the fair majority of Jeep products and their owners are happier commuting than communing with nature. Even the Wrangler, stalwart flag bearer for the Jeep brand, has grown in every direction over the decades. With a new engine, a more refined interior and an optional well-sorted hard top, has the Wrangler strayed too far from its billy goat roots? The Wrangler remains one of the most capable off-road machines money can buy straight from the factory.
The answer, of course, is no. The Wrangler remains one of the most capable off-road machines money can buy straight from the factory, and years of abuse, research and development from Read More »