Tag Archives: Jeep Wrangler

Report: The 2018 Jeep Wrangler to gain eight-speed auto

News and rumors recently began picking up with the next generation Jeep Wrangler in discussion. At first, there were rumors and fears the Wrangler would lose its character by becoming a crossover SUV with a unibody, versus the rugged and simple body-on-frame truck it is today and always has been. But those rumors were shut […]

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Report: GMC could be expanding with new models, including Jeep Wrangler competitor

GMC could be expanding its portfolio to become more competitive as a sole automaker rather than a badgineered alternative to Chevrolet SUVs and crossovers. Edmunds learned GMC may be working on a new Jeep Wrangler competitor, after speaking with Buick-GMC’s vice president, Duncan Aldred. Other addditional models include a range-topper to sit above the Yukon […]

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Report: 2017 Jeep Wrangler could gain aluminum unibody and turbocharged mills

Big news comes in about the next generation Jeep Wrangler, due as a 2017 model in just a few years. In a new report from AutomotiveNews, Fiat’s CEO revealed the new Wrangler could ditch its rugged body-on-frame chassis for a unibody setup, and this is bound to get some fans riled up. Nothing is official, but Marchionne […]

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Report: Next generation Jeep Wrangler to be lighter and livelier

Edmunds recently heard from Jeep’s head, Mike Manley, who said the next generation Wrangler is set to arrive as a 2018 model year with a series of serious changes. According to the report, the new 2018 Jeep Wrangler will get its own proprietary platform, unlike other Jeeps, like the Cherokee, which is based off of […]

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Report: Next-generation Jeep Wrangler could get aluminum body

It seems that aluminum is seriously gaining popularity as LeftLaneNews reports that Chrysler may be jumping on the bandwagon with the new Jeep Wrangler. Following Fiat/Chrysler CEO’s major plan announcements, Marchionne also hinted at the possibility of the Jeep Wrangler receiving an aluminum body to help reduce weight. According to the report, Sergio was quoted for […]

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Jeep to build flagship SUV to be called Grand Wagoneer plus new models

Inside Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne’s five-year plan for the company’s brand, Jeep is said to be developing a new flagship model that will revive the Grand Wagoneer nameplate. The said new Grand Wagoneer will be ready sometime in the second half of 2018, following confirmed rumors of past. Additionally, an even smaller car will sit […]

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Report: Jeep Wrangler to get an auto-retractable hardtop

According to a report, Jeep is mulling the idea of ” simplifying” Wrangler ownership by relieving it of one of its redeeming features: the manually operated roof. Currently available with a fixed hard top or rag top, Jeep might be considering removing the car’s proclivity to removing one’s fingers. Click here for more news on […]

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Report: Jeep Wrangler could lose solid axle setup with next generation

Rumors indicate that Jeep could be making a seriously big change to the next generation Wrangler, which may make enthusiasts extremely skeptical. According to a new report from AutomobileNews, who spoke with Jeep’s chief, Mike Manley, the Wrangler could lose its solid axles due to stricter fuel economy standards. The reason for this potential decision […]

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Report: Chrysler extending production of Dodge Avenger, Grand Caravan, and Jeep Wrangler?

TheDetroitNews reports that Chrysler will apparently be extending the production life of the Dodge Avenger, Jeep Wrangler, and the Dodge Grand Caravan, according to insider sources with material supplies. Chrysler has been recently known to be hard at work, trying to figure out how to proceed and execute Dodge’s plans for the future. As of […]

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Jeep unveils its six new off-roader concepts for this year’s 47th annual Moab Easter Jeep Safari

Following the brief teaser of their special off-roader concepts, Jeep officially spilled the beans on all six of them, which will debut at this year’s 47th annual Moab Easter Jeep Safari at the end of this month. The six models are as follows: the new Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk Concept, the Jeep Wrangler Mopar Recon, […]

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