01 February 2011
Last Thursday, Fiat approved investing of 1.3 billion Euro in retooling its Mirafiori plant in Turin, chosen for manufacturing 280,000 compact SUVs for the Alfa Romeo and Jeep brands joint-venture company.
The completely new ride will be the first series SUV in Alfa's 101-year history and will replace the Compass/Patriot under the Jeep brand. The output of the new Alfa, Jeep SUV is scheduled for the third or fourth quarter of 2012, and is aimed to compete directly against the Audi Q5, BMW X3 and Mercedes-Benz GL
23 December 2010
2011 Grand Cherokee is now available at the European market. The big SUV is priced at €52 200 and it is currently only offered in Overland trim, which is the highest available on the American market.
The engine range features three choices, two petrol and a diesel. The entry-level is a Pentastar 3.6 liter V6 with 286HP and 347Nm (255 lb-ft), while the big 5.7 liter V8 develops 352HP and 520Nm (383 lb-ft) of torque. The diesel engine is a V6 with 225HP, but it will arrive early next year. All engines are mate
14 December 2010
2011 Jeep Compass is finally unveiled. The SUV borrowed a lot of design ideas from the Grand Cherokee and the interior directly from the Patriot.
2011 Compass features a modified fascias, a revised grille, restyled headlights and a new hood. It also has there's a body-color spoiler, plastic body cladding, and standard 17" rims, while the 18" wheels are optional.
Inside, as we mentioned, you can mistake it with the Patriot. Still, it features soft-touch door panels, a new center armre
22 November 2010
Jeep has announced some exclusive new changes to its diesel-powered Patriot medium-sized SUV, which includes all-new powerful engine unit, improved fuel economy, greater torque and enhanced trim levels.
The new diesel plant is a 2.2-liters CRD with 163 horsepower engineered by Mercedes-Benz. It boasts an advanced common-rail technology with a turbocharged inline-4 diesel and offers a significantly wider spread of torque available from lower RPM in comparison with the current 2.0 Volkswagen diesel engine. It also
05 October 2010
Mopar has announced that an exclusive line of more than 60 accessories are now available for the undoubtedly stylish eye-catcher 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee. From exterior enhancements like Tubular Side Steps and Molded Splash Guards to interior additions like Katzkin Leather Seat Covers and iPod Interface Kit, the extens
28 September 2010
The updated engine range will be presented at the 2010 Paris Motor Show. It includes 2.8 liter turbo diesel for Cherokee, Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited. The Stop/Start engine technology will be presented, too. Furthermore, Compass and Patriot will be introduced with 2.2 liter turbo diesel.
The new 2.8 liter turbo diesel in Grand Cherokee, Wrangler and Cherokee produces 200PS (147kW) and 460Nm (339 lb-ft). The Wrangler will be equipped with stop/start technology (manual model only) and an optional five-speed au
16 September 2010
A new Jeep is coming – 2011 Patriot, which will be on sale in the end of this year. It features aggressive new styling, segment-leading capability and unsurpassed 4x4 fuel economy.
The exterior features new front fascias with integrated fog laps, which are positioned inside the headlamps (as standard) and new rear one, which extends lower than on previous models, a body-color grille, 17” wheels, four new colours and an increased 4x4 ride height by an inch.
Mike Manley, President and CEO - Jeep Brand, Chr
20 August 2010
Jeep has exclusively revealed the first images of its refined for MY 2011 - Jeep Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited. The iconic vigor ride now features brand-new interior, new shiny body-colors and cool removable hard top.
Continuing to add more "ingredients" to the successful Wrangler formula, Jeep is now showcasing a ride with fully revised interior ambience that delivers rich styling with significantly upgraded touch surfaces, occupant comfort
18 June 2010
Mike Buss will take the challenge of his life - Hero 100 consisting of 100 marathons in 100 days. Mr. Buss is a former soldier, whose moto is „Beyond Impossible”. The challenge will take place in 19 cities and it will be from the 16 June to the 23 September. The award is £10 000, which the soldier plans to leave
26 February 2010
Jeep® has launched a new special edition Wrangler in the UK - the Wrangler Ultimate – which will make this iconic 4x4 stand out from the crowd.
Based on the 2.8-litre CRD Sahara model and available with a five-speed automatic transmission, the ‘Wrangler Ultimate’ features 18 inch alloy wheels, sunscreen gla
08 January 2010
The Jeep brand is preparing to introduce three new vehicles to its lineup at the 2010 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. One of the three newcomers is the new 2010 Jeep Liberty Renegade, a rugged and versatile vehicle with standard class-leading capability features.
Scheduled to hit the showrooms in the first quarter of 2010, the new Renegade fills the gap between the Liberty’s Sport and Limited models. Thanks to its Selec-Trac® II full-time, active four-wheel-drive system, the newcome
20 October 2009
Jeep Patriot 4x4 is the best in its class according to Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA). More than 40 TAWA members tested the Patriot and its rivals for two day at the annual Truck Rodeo in San Antonio.
The jury watched closely for every single detail, from the interior and exterior of the SUVs to their on and