Category: Jeep

JEEP ANNOUNCES PRICING FOR 2018 GRAND CHEROKEE TRACKHAWK

Customers can order the new Grand Cherokee Trackhawk on Aug. 10 at their local Jeep® dealer Most powerful SUV ever: supercharged 6.2-liter V-8 engine delivers 707 horsepower and 645 lb.-ft. of torque Quickest SUV ever: 0-60 miles per hour (mph) in 3.5 seconds, quarter mile in 11.6 seconds and top speed of 180 mph Upgraded TorqueFlite eight-speed…

707-HORSEPOWER 2018 JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE TRACKHAWK

Most powerful SUV ever: supercharged 6.2-liter V-8 engine delivers 707 horsepower and 645 lb.-ft. of torque Quickest SUV ever: 0-60 miles per hour (mph) in 3.5 seconds, quarter mile in 11.6 seconds and top speed of 180 mph Upgraded TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission and driveline components engineered to handle additional torque output 60-0 mph braking performance…

MOPAR OFFERS MORE THAN 90 ACCESSORIES FOR ALL-NEW JEEP COMPASS

Mopar points personalization path for Jeep® brand’s compact SUV More than 90 authentic Mopar accessories available at North American launch to complement individual lifestyles of all-new Jeep Compass owners Mopar roof rack, rock rails, wheels, graphics and much more available to customize Jeep Compass February 27, 2017 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – The Mopar brand is pointing the…

NEW JEEP RENEGADE DESERT HAWK LIMITED EDITION ANNOUNCED

Plans to continue the success of the remarkable Jeep Renegade are announced today with details of a new limited edition Renegade ‘Desert Hawk’ version. Following in the tyre tracks of the popular Night Eagle and Dawn of Justice versions, the new Desert Hawk will carry on the Jeep Renegade tradition of introducing new and exciting…

NEW 2017 JEEP WRANGLER RUBICON RECON

EVEN MORE OFF-ROAD CAPABILITY Increased 4×4 capability and protection from the most rugged terrain, courtesy of a front axle upgrade, enhanced off-road rock rails and heavy-duty cast differential covers New 17-inch Low Gloss Granite Crystal-painted aluminum wheels, optional body color fender flares and unique red interior accents Available in Jeep® showrooms later this month February 6,…

JEEP INTRODUCES TWO NEW RENEGADE MODELS AT LA AUTO SHOW

New 2017 Jeep® Renegade Deserthawk limited-edition model to debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show Deserthawk model, inspired by the desert’s extreme conditions, builds on Jeep Renegade’s rugged appearance and best-in-class Trail Rated 4×4 capability 2017 Jeep Renegade Altitude, featuring unique ‘blacked-out’ exterior, also makes first appearance Renegade Altitude available in Jeep showrooms later this…

MOPAR UNLOCKS NEW CRATE HEMI ENGINE KITS AT SEMA

Kits deliver enthusiasts long-sought capability to pair modern 5.7-liter or 6.4-liter HEMI® engines with model year 1975 or earlier vehicles Mopar 345 Crate HEMI Engine Kit and Mopar 392 Crate HEMI Engine Kit designed for 2014 and newer 5.7-liter and 6.4-liter HEMI engines, respectively Kits include power distribution center, PCM, engine and chassis harnesses, accelerator pedal…

JEEP 75TH ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATIVE WRANGLER SALUTE CONCEPT VEHICLE

Unique commemorative Wrangler 75th Salute concept celebrates the Jeep® brand’s history and legendary military heritage Wrangler 75th Salute concept showcases rugged functionality highlighted with heritage design cues first seen on original Jeep military vehicles Built on the 75th Anniversary of July 15, 1941: the date Willys-Overland Motor Co. was awarded the U.S. government contract to build…

May 27, 2016 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – FCA US LLC is voluntarily recalling an estimated 82 SUVs in the U.S. to replace their half-shafts. A supplier advised FCA US of an inadvertent variation in its manufacturing process. Some of these may be subject to breakage and an investigation discovered they were installed on SUVs produced…

NEW JEEP RENEGADE DAWN OF JUSTICE LIMITED EDITION

A new limited edition version of Jeep’s highly successful Renegade small SUV is being launched to coincide with the release of the blockbuster movie: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Just 500 examples of the Jeep Renegade Dawn of Justice will be available, with a choice of either the 1.6-litre E-torQ 110hp petrol, or 1.6-litre…

2016 JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE AND GRAND CHEROKEE SRT

All gas V-6 and 5.7-liter V-8 Jeep Grand Cherokee models will receive improved fuel efficiency for 2016 Pentastar 3.6-liter V-6 in Jeep Grand Cherokee adds fuel saving and Engine Stop-Start (ESS) technology to improve fuel economy and efficiency New 3.6-liter V-6 technology for 2016 includes cooled Exhaust-Gas Recirculation (EGR), advanced two-step variable valve lift (VVL)…

JEEP EXPANDS CHEROKEE LINEUP WITH PREMIUM OVERLAND MODEL

New 2016 Jeep® Cherokee Overland debuts at New England International Auto Show More premium Jeep Cherokee model boasts an unmatched combination of luxury and capability in the mid-size SUV segment Cherokee Overland delivers sophisticated styling, a well-appointed interior, a long list of premium standard features and legendary Jeep capability New premium Cherokee Overland available in Jeep…

FCA STATEMENT: MOISTURE SHIELD UPGRADE

December 18, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – FCA US LLC is voluntarily recalling an estimated 32,784 SUVs in the U.S. to install improved shields that better protect their power liftgate control modules, and related components, from moisture. Shields used for vehicles produced after Feb. 18, 2015, functioned as a moisture barrier for the bottom sections…

FCA STATEMENT: RECALL OCCUPANT RESTRAINT CONTROL MODULES & ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM

STATEMENT: ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) MODULE October 30, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – FCA US LLC is voluntarily recalling an estimated 275,614 cross-utility vehicles (CUVs) in the U.S. to apply a moisture sealant and replace, as required, certain electrical components. An FCA US investigation of warranty repairs discovered electrical components on certain older-model vehicles may…

July 1, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) has announced its intent to invest approximately $280 million in its manufacturing joint venture, Fiat India Automobiles Private Limited, with Tata Motors Limited.  The investment in the manufacturing facility in Ranjangaon, India, will support the production of a new Jeep® vehicle and is expected to…

June 24, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – FCA US LLC is voluntarily recalling an estimated 99,436 SUVs in the U.S. to install shields that protect their power liftgate control modules, and related components, from moisture. FCA US LLC began an investigation after learning of a reported vehicle fire. The probe revealed power liftgate control modules…

May 12, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – FCA US LLC is expanding by an estimated 62,148 vehicles its recall of U.S.-market SUVs** to upgrade air-bag software. The action follows a routine review of the originally reported vehicle population by FCA US engineers. There have been no additional incidents and FCA US is unaware of any…

SEVEN NEW JEEP CONCEPT VEHICLES UNLEASHED FOR ANNUAL EASTER JEEP SAFARI

Vehicles showcase array of Mopar and Jeep Performance Parts available to enthusiasts  Jeep® Chief:  inspired by the classic, original Cherokee, with a nod to the west coast surfer lifestyle Jeep Staff Car:  a salute to legendary Jeep military service vehicles Jeep Wrangler Africa:  the ultimate Wrangler for back-country and overland expeditions Jeep Grand Cherokee Overlander: …

JEEP AT THE 2015 GENEVA INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW

The première of the new 170 HP 1.4 MultiAir engine with an automatic 9-speed transmission and all-wheel drive “Jeep Active Drive” that expands the range of the new Renegade sold in EMEA.The Trailhawk version is on the stand, offering the maximum in terms of off-road performance and character. The public will discover the new UconnectTM…

February 2, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – FCA US LLC is launching a global recall of an estimated 228,181 SUVs to upgrade software governing side-curtain and seat-mounted side air bags. The action follows an investigation by FCA US engineers after a small number of inadvertent deployments involving drivers who executed extreme maneuvers. These maneuvers dramatically…

Pricing for the all-new Jeep Renegade small SUV has just been announced by Fiat Group Automobiles UK. Order books for this exciting new addition to the Jeep range will open on 6 January 2015, ahead of its arrival mid-February. With a starting price of just £16,995 OTR for the front-wheel drive 1.6-litre eTorq Evo 110hp…

The Active-Drive II 4×4 system, Forward Collision warning with low speed stop function and high speed crash mitigation, new shaped integrated dual exhausts, and two special order options are among a raft of updates introduced this week to the Jeep Cherokee range. Coming into effect from early November, the Model Year changes offer more features…

October 16, 2014 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – Chrysler Group is voluntarily recalling approximately 437,000 SUVs globally to relocate an electrical connection. The action follows an investigation by Chrysler Group engineers after the Company was advised of three cases in which a wiring harness for a power side-view mirror exhibited signs of overheating. The cases…

All-new 2015 Jeep® Renegade: most capable small SUV ever combines Jeep heritage with cool new styling to appeal to youthful and adventurous customers Five 2015 Jeep SUVs achieve at least 30 miles per gallon (mpg) September 2, 2014 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – Now in its eighth decade of legendary heritage, the Jeep® brand continues to deliver an…

Pricing for the new Jeep Cherokee has just been announced by Fiat Group Automobiles UK as order books for the mid-size SUV open this week. And with a starting price of just £25,495 OTR for the front-wheel drive 2.0-litre Longitude 140 6-speed, the new car, which goes on sale in the UK in June, represents…