Tag Archives: Jeep Wrangler

Jeep reveals seven new concepts for 49th Annual Easter Jeep Safari

Jeep’s famous annual Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah is going into its 49th year for Easter weekend and of course, Jeep decided to reveal seven new concepts for the gathering. While some of the concepts are naturally based on the Wrangler, the Grand Cherokee, Cherokee, and the all-new Renegade, some are also very bespoke. […]

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Video: Chrysler highlights Dodge and Jeep star cars in Furious 7

Furious 7 is just around the corner, scheduled for a launch on April 3. And to remind us, the Chrylser decided to release a new TV ad spot for the movie, showing off the latest Dodge Challenger R/T and Jeep Wrangler Limited as the star cars of the film. Featuring the usual crew, Vin Diesel, the late Paul […]

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Report: Next-gen Jeep Wrangler to sport EcoDiesel V6 and eight-speed auto

It seems Jeep and Chrysler are listening to the hail of their customers for a new Wrangler, complete with a Fiat-Chrysler’s latest 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 and the brand’s now ubiquitous use of ZF’s eight-speed auto. Rumors were floating around for a bit in pieces, regarding a possible diesel addition as well as the use of […]

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Report: Don’t worry 4×4 fans, the 2017 Jeep Wrangler keeps its solid axles

In the off-roading and 4×4 world, the Wrangler is one of several poster children for that realm in the world of motoring. It’s to America, what the Land Rover Defender is to Britain, the Mercedes-Benz Gelandewagen to Germany/Austria, and the Toyota Land Cruiser is to Japan. That said, part of the Wrangler’s fame is its simple, […]

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Report: GMC might come up with a competitor to the Jeep Wrangler

It seems GMC has a desire to expand its horizons as The Wall Street Journal recently sat in a meeting with dealers, where they learned GM’s luxury SUV branch has plans to build a competitor to the Jeep Wrangler. Yup, so this means the Professional Grade could be popping up on the trails a lot more frequently. In […]

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Report: The next Jeep Wrangler may get a hybrid option

Although the press days for the 2015 Detroit Auto Show are over, that doesn’t mean the news reel is slowing as a new report is in from AutoExpress, who heard that the next Jeep Wrangler could gain a hybrid option. Jeep’s CEO, Mike Manley, spoke with AutoExpress, and Manley said the potential for hybrids in the future exists […]

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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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