Jeep Wrangler gets 356 HP engine

The Jeep Wrangler received the restyle package from the Atelier Geiger Cars tuning company. Prices for the updated Wrangler start from $50000.
The update includes 18-inch wheels, Bilstein shocks, extra protection, modified auxiliary led lights and improved bumper. The clearance of the vehicle is increased by 63.5 mm to improve off-road machine properties. Continue reading

Jeep recalls nearly 68,000 Wrangler vehicles

Chrysler recalling approximately 67,872 Jeep Wrangler vehicles over a potential issue with the transmission skid plate. The safety recall involves vehicles from the 2010 model year, equipped with automatic transmissions. It’s been found that debris can collect on the skid plate that protects the transmission, leading to the risk of a fire if the debris makes contact with the nearby catalytic converter.
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2011 Jeep Compass

2011 Jeep Compass

Chrysler has officially announced its facelifted 2011 Jeep Compass crossover. The SUV’s restyled front end appears to have been directly lifted off the larger Jeep model. The new headlamps and the traditional Jeep grille with seven slots are joined by redesigned hood and fenders, additional body cladding, new brightwork throughout the exterior and slimmer roof rails.
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2011 Jeep Liberty

2011 Jeep Liberty

Look at the redesigned Chrysler’s Jeep Liberty (named Cherokee in other non-American markets).

For the facelifted 2011 year model, the most important change on the Jeep Liberty is the newly styled steering wheel with standard controls for radio, EVIC, cruise control and Uconnect phone. In addition, Jeep added three new infotainment systems:
-AM/FM/CD/DVD/MP3 and auxiliary jack with 6.5-in. touch screen and 30 GB hard drive
-AM/FM/CD/DVD/MP3 and auxiliary jack with 6.5-in. touch screen, 30 GB hard drive and Garmin navigation
-AM/FM/CD/DVD/MP3 and auxiliary jack with 6.5-in. touch screen, 30 GB hard drive, Uconnect navigation, SIRIUS Traffic and SIRIUS Travel Link
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2011 Jeep Wrangler Facelift

2011 Jeep Wrangler Facelift

Chrysler has published a press release and first official photos of its facelift for the 2011 model year, Jeep Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited 4x4s. Facelifted Wrangler include a much-needed redesign of the interior with improved materials and a fresh styling, plus an all-new body-color hard top for the Sahara model and equipment upgrades that include a USB slot for the audio system.

JEEP PRESS RELEASE:
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2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee

The Chrysler present the new 2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee at the 2007 New York Auto Show. The 2008 Grand Cherokee features: the front end features a grille that dips down a bit lower, and the bottom of the headlights have been rounded off to enhance their Jeepishness. The fog lamps have been lowered to improve their effectiveness. Hardcore off-roaders will be pleased to know, however, that the new fascia is compised of two-pieces, the lower of which can be removed when trail-rating your new Grand Cherokee. The taillights out back are also revised.

Underhood the new GC now features no less than five engine options, one of which is an all-new 4.7L V8 that slots in below the 5.7L HEMI V8. The new 4.7L V8 produces 291 horsepower and 322 ft-lbs. of torque. That’s more power and torque than the old 4.7L V8, plus it’s more fuel efficient (though Jeep doesn’t indicate by how much) and flex-fuel capable. Also available is the 3.0L common-rail Diesel V6, 3.7L V6, 5.7L HEMI V8 and 6.1L HEMI V8 in the SRT-8 model.

Chrysler Nassau and Jeep Trailhawk

Chrysler Nassau, Jeep Trailhawk concepts

DaimlerChrysler released official sketches of the Jeep Trailhawk and Chrysler Nassau concepts. New concepts will be shown in Detroit in January 2007.

The Chrysler Nassau concept is a four-door, four-passenger luxury coupe. The Jeep Trailhawk “merges the spectrum of the Jeep brand by combining the core features of the Jeep Wrangler with the sophistication of the Jeep Grand Cherokee.” It is based on the all-new 2007 Wrangler architecture.

2007 Jeep Wrangler

Jeep Wrangler

Chrysler announced pricing for the 2007 Jeep Wrangler and 2007 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. Now we can ascertain that prices have fallen an average of $1,200. The Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) for the 2007 Jeep Wrangler is $18,765. Jeep’s four-door Wrangler Unlimited is $20,410 (2-wheel drive) and $22,410 (4-wheel drive. The new Jeep’s cars will begin to arrive in U.S. dealerships in 0ne-two weeks.

Jeep Recalls Liberty SUV

Jeep Liberty

Chrysler is recalling Jeep Liberty SUVs because of the potential loss of steering control. The recall 832,000 affects Liberty SUVs from the 2002-2006 model years. Liberty’s owners will receive notices about the recall in September and the affected ball joints will be replaced at no cost.

The ball joints has troubled the Liberty before. The suspension recalled 300,000 2002-2003 Liberty SUVs in 2003.

Liberty is poor SUV. :(