Automotive Brand - Jeep


The Jeep became the primary light 4-wheel-drive vehicle of the United States Army and the Allies during World War II, as well as the postwar period. The term became common worldwide in the wake of the war.

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Jeep Renegade PHEV plant readies for production

Renegade plug-in will be built alongside Renegade and foat 500X siblings

FCA has not signalled intention to market tiny plug-in crossover in North America, through speculation is it will, nor what the hybrid powertrain might be. Read More

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Fiat Chryser recalls 210,000 vehicles with brake issues

Minivans and SUVs were inadvertently fitted with faulty brake components Read More

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Over 340,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Ram pickups accounted for bulk of the total to address tailgate unlatching Read More

Car Safety Auto Industry Aug 4, 2018, 10:30 PM

20 odd trucks to celebrate Ugly Truck Day

July 20 is annually celebrated to recognize ugly trucks, vans and SUVs Read More

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Nearly 570,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

490,000 Fiat Chrysler vehicles recalled for cruise control problem Read More

Car Safety Car Care Jun 4, 2018, 2:30 AM

Toyota products again judged tops in value

Vincentric hands out 2018 Best Value in Canada awards to top brands, models

Toyota scored highest with 12 model category wins and 2 brand awards; BMW judged tops in luxury and 5 models; Honda, Ford had brand and 4 model-wins each. Read More

Auto Awards Auto Industry Car Buying May 31, 2018, 9:25 AM

Jeep unveils Easter Rally concept lineup

Concepts fashioned off Wrangler and Renegade; one is refurbished classic

Five of seven concepts are based on off-roading Wrangler, modified for off-roading and fitted with accessories from Mopar and Jeep parts catalogues. Read More

Future Cars Auto Enthusiasts Mar 21, 2018, 1:15 AM

Nearly 110,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in February

Biggest recalls involved Ram pickups and Mitsubishi RVR compact SUVs

23 models from 12 marques recalled for a variety of issues ranging from fuel leaks and water drainage, to faulty shift interlocks and incorrect labels. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Mar 3, 2018, 10:30 PM


Jeep to show off Wrangler technology at CES

Latest Uconnect on display, and also debut of Jeep Adventure Reality app

Latest Uconnected has 8.4-inch screen, adds Smartwatch compatibility, family alerts, online navigation search, and Drive ’n Save insurance monitoring. Read More

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Jeep Cherokee gets face lift, tail tuck for 2019

Exterior changes front and rear highlight refreshening of compact SUV

New Cherokee is relatively the same size and depending on the angle from which you view it, it bears a striking resemblance to the current model. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Dec 31, 2017, 9:30 PM

19 ways the new Jeep Wrangler is better than the old one

Here’s how the all-new new JL Wrangler stacks up against the outgoing JK generation

The all-new 2018 Jeep Wrangler is a thoroughly modernized version of the classic Jeep, made for today's world and today's customer needs. Read More

New Cars Automotive Reviews Off Roading Dec 14, 2017, 8:25 AM

More than 125,000 vehicles recalled in Canada

Honda Odyssey, Nissan Micra account for 86% of total vehicles recalled

Nearly 70,000 Odysseys recalled to fix issue with outboard second row seats, while over 39,000 Micras must counter inadvertent side airbag deployment. Read More

Car Safety Dec 4, 2017, 9:30 PM


New Jeep Wrangler to debut in Los Angeles

Shape is instantly recognizable, with traditional design cues and trims

2018 Wrangler is a modern take on the classic Jeep design, as we’d expect, with classic signature cues such as flip-down windshield and removable doors. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Oct 31, 2017, 6:35 PM

Over 120,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in September

Total of 16 actions affect 25 models from 14 different brands

Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, GMC, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jeep, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Porsche, Ram and Volkswagen all have models affected. Read More

Car Safety Oct 3, 2017, 9:35 PM

26 models recalled in Canada in August

Canadian recalls issued for 14 brands and a total of 44,165 vehicles

Issues include engines and transmissions, airbags and seatbelt systems, steering systems and chasses, labelling and owner's manuals, and fuel systems. Read More

Car Safety Sep 4, 2017, 9:30 PM

Over 388,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Total of 21 actions involve 59 models from 17 different makes

Issues affect concerns over software glitches to airbag inflators, from alternators to power steering modules, from transmission mapping to fuel lines. Read More

Car Safety Aug 4, 2017, 9:40 PM


Fiat Chrysler back in the diesel business

FCA gets EPA, CARB certification for Jeep Grand Cherokee and Ram 1500

Modifications include emissions software recalibration, but no hardware changes, with no effect reported on stated fuel economy figures or performance. Read More

Green Cars Jul 29, 2017, 10:30 PM

Fiat Chrysler fights back over on-road test results

FCA claims private lab's on-road tests not representative of EPA tests

Automaker says tests conducted at 50% higher speeds, with payloads exceeding those used in EPA testing, and on roads not representative of lab tests. Read More

Green Cars Jun 17, 2017, 10:30 PM

Over 345,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

Various manufacturers issued recalls for 23 models over the month

Recalls from Audi, BMW, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Ford, Jaguar, Jeep, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Ram and Volkswagen address issues from labels to fuel leaks. Read More

Car Safety Jun 2, 2017, 10:20 PM

Fiat Chrysler updates diesel model software

Company accused of not disclosing software for 2014-16 3-litre diesels

FCA worked with EPA and CARB to clarify issues with emissions controls to come up with new software to allow the company to market Jeep and Ram models. Read More

Green Cars Auto Technology Car Safety May 20, 2017, 10:30 PM


Jeep brings out new concepts to Moab

Annual Easter Jeep Safari brings out thousands of off-road enthusiasts

The 51st gathering's vehicles are a mix of tributes, recreational and functional demonstrations, and showcases for various parts and accessories. Read More

All you need to know about the all-new 2017 Jeep Compass

Jeep’s development team added a whole lot more ‘Jeepness’ to the new Compass

Jeep has replaced its boring old Patriot and Compass twins with a single, character-laden, all-new Compass model more worthy of the Jeep name. Read More

New Cars Off Roading Automotive Reviews Mar 6, 2017, 6:30 AM

Jeep Wrangler takes off-roading to new level

Rubicon Recon Edition beefs up off-roading components, adds unique cues

Among the enhancements are a half-inch lift, upgraded front axle, enhanced bumpers and side rock rails, and heavy duty cast differential covers. Read More

New Cars Feb 6, 2017, 9:30 PM

All new Jeep Compass breaks cover in Brazil

2017 model adopts looks from the larger Grand Cherokee

Compass will be produced at new Fiat Chrysler facility in Brazil and exported to 100 markets, except North America, which gets vehicles from Mexico. Read More

New Cars Sep 27, 2016, 10:30 PM


75 Years of Jeeps

The Jeep brand celebrates its 75th anniversary in 2016

What began as a jack-of-all-trades military vehicle, has become one of the most coveted brands in the world and the crown jewel of the FCA empire. Read More

Auto Enthusiasts Classic Cars Off Roading Aug 16, 2016, 7:55 AM

Fiat Chrysler sued over actor's death

Actor Anton Yelchin was pinned by roll-away 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee

FCA had announced a recall of 1.1 million vehicles (also including Dodge Charger and Chrysler 300 sedans) due to start a week after actor was killed. Read More

Car Safety Aug 2, 2016, 10:30 PM

Jeep concept salutes military heritage

One-off rolled out on 75th anniversary of Willys-Overland contract signing

Wrangler 75th Salute concept is built off the 2-door Wrangler Sport, powered by the 285-hp 3.6-litre Pentastar V-6 with a 6-speed manual transmission. Read More

Future Cars Jul 15, 2016, 10:30 PM

Should you buy a used Jeep Wrangler?

The Wrangler is not just a vehicle: it’s a lifestyle statement

Owning a Wrangler is a lifestyle statement that appeals to a lot of people but frequent expensive repairs are an uncelebrated part of that experience. Read More

Used Cars Car Buying Jul 7, 2016, 8:45 AM


FCA recalls Jeep Wranglers over airbag woes

Driving with doors off could compromise deployment of driver’s airbag

The recall involving Wranglers from model years 2007 to 2016 relates to faulty clockspring assemblies and related components, in the steering wheel. Read More

Car Safety May 19, 2016, 12:25 PM

FCA recalls 37,372 Jeep Grand Cherokees

Faulty wiring harness could lock auto transmission in Park or Neutral

Incorrect crimping by the supplier could potentially result in a terminal losing contact and locking the shifter in gear when the vehicle is stopped. Read More

Car Safety May 13, 2016, 10:30 PM

FCA recalls 1.1 million cars for driver error

Chrysler 300s, Dodge Chargers, Jeep Grand Cherokees affected by recall

It is believed that drivers exited the vehicles after attempting to shift into Park without the electronic transmission registering the shift. Read More

Car Safety Car Care Apr 23, 2016, 10:30 PM

Jeep goes to extremes with Trailhawk, Summit

Trailhawk is meant to enhance 4x4 capability; Summit promotes luxury

With fresh exterior styling, two new Grand Cherokee trims will be added to showrooms for the 2017 model year, available at the end of summer 2016. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Off Roading Mar 25, 2016, 9:45 PM


Jeep celebrates Easter Safari with 7 concepts

Concepts celebrate Jeep heritage and showcase Mopar and Jeep parts

“Extra special” Wrangler- and Renegade-based concepts head to Moab, Utah to help celebrate Jeeps 75th anniversary as well as the 50th Jeep Safari. Read More

Future Cars Auto Enthusiasts Mar 10, 2016, 11:30 AM

Dark Knight rises in special Jeep Renegade

Dawn of Justice Special Edition heralds Batman v Superman partnership

Tiny SUV gets Carbon Black exterior and new 18-inch gloss black wheels. It is also available in Granite Crystal paint, which adds a Gloss Black roof. Read More

New Cars Auto Enthusiasts Feb 21, 2016, 9:55 PM

ROAD TEST: The $70,000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Diesel

The Grand Cherokee Overland's big price tag brings a host of premium amenities

The Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland is a handsome, rugged, reasonably efficient SUV that really can go almost anywhere one wants, but it costs big bucks. Read More

FCA takes steps toward unhacking its vehicles

Software download patches vulnerabilities with 8.4-inch touchscreen

Hackers took a year to gain control of systems on 2014 Jeep Cherokee, and reportedly communicated findings with FCA to help overcome vulnerabilities. Read More

Auto Technology Car Safety Sep 7, 2015, 10:00 AM


Would you buy a Jeep pickup truck?

FCA confirms plans for a pickup variant of the Jeep Wrangler

FCA plans to build a pickup truck variant of the next-generation Jeep Wrangler, probably in the 2017-18 time frame. Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Future Cars Sep 4, 2015, 4:40 AM

Next-Gen Jeep Wrangler will continue to be built in Toledo

Wrangler production will expand into a second plant that now builds Jeep Cherokees

With this solution Wrangler production can continue without interruption at the existing site during the Toledo North plant changeover period. Read More

Is this the next Dodge Charger?

Dealers leak details of forthcoming FCA product lineup

Swoopy new Charger, Dodge Barracuda convertible and eight-passenger, luxury-level Jeep Grand Wagoneer are key new products for FCA. Read More

New Cars Future Cars Auto Industry Aug 26, 2015, 8:50 AM

Dodge Durango, Jeep Grand Cherokee get recalled

Suspension component could fail, leading to loss of vehicle control

Majority are still in dealers’ hands or en route to dealerships, but 65 are in customers’ hands and FCA urges owners to immediately stop driving. Read More

Car Safety New Cars Auto Industry Jul 6, 2015, 12:00 AM