Jeep Cherokee : 2.0-litre diesel engine joins new SUV range
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Jeep Cherokee : 2.0-litre diesel engine joins new SUV range

The all-new Jeep Cherokee will make its European premiere at next month's Geneva motor show, debuting two tunes of a new diesel engine. Launched in the US in October last year, the Jeep Cherokee will employ a new Fiat-sourced 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbo-diesel engine when it launches in Europe in the second quarter of 2014...


Jeep Wrangler Freedom : army-inspired special edition from $35,000
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Jeep Wrangler Freedom : army-inspired special edition from $35,000

The special edition Jeep Wrangler Freedom arrives on local shores from next month, inspired by the brand's iconic US army vehicles of the past. Based on the 209kW/347Nm 3.6-litre Pentastar V6 petrol-powered Wrangler Sport, the Jeep Wrangler Freedom comes at a $2500 premium, starting from $35,000...


Baby Jeep : first look at boxy sub-compact SUV
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Baby Jeep : first look at boxy sub-compact SUV

A prototype of Jeep's baby SUV has been spied undergoing winter testing wearing production body panels, giving us our first look at the all-new sub-compact model's boxy proportions. The baby Jeep – which will reportedly wear the 'Jeepster' badge – will debut at March’s Geneva motor show before launching overseas towards the end of 2014 and in Australia the following year...


Nissan, Jeep commercials among most complained about ads of 2013
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Nissan, Jeep commercials among most complained about ads of 2013

Automotive brands were responsible for two of the top 10 most complained about advertisements in 2013. Ads for the Nissan Pulsar and Jeep Compass ranked fifth and sixth respectively on the list complied by the Advertising Standards Bureau (ASB) based on official complaints submitted by members of the public...


Renault, Subaru, Fiat Chrysler enjoy record sales in November
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Renault, Subaru, Fiat Chrysler enjoy record sales in November

November was a record-breaking month for a number of brands in Australia, with Renault, Subaru and Fiat Chrysler all posting best-ever sales. Released yesterday, the November sales figures reveal Renault enjoyed its biggest single month of deliveries ever with 875 vehicles sold, taking the French manufacturer’s year to-date total to 6247, representing an increase of 40 per cent over 2012...


Jeep Wrangler Dragon limited edition launched
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Jeep Wrangler Dragon limited edition launched

The Jeep Wrangler Dragon has been unleashed in Australia, introducing a uniquely styled limited edition version of Jeep’s iconic off-road stalwart. The new special edition Jeep Wrangler Dragon is based on thefour-door Wrangler Unlimited Overland configuration, and includes several specially designed exterior and interior tweaks...


Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit special edition from $75,000
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Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit special edition from $75,000

The Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit special edition has been released locally, combining unique styling and diesel power. Expanding the updated Grand Cherokee range to 11 variants, the Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit special edition is priced from $75,000, placing it one step below the $77,000 flagship 344kW/624Nm Grand Cherokee SRT...


2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee recall: 7800 SUVs affected locally
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2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee recall: 7800 SUVs affected locally

Fiat Chrysler Australia is recalling an estimated 7800 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee models for electrical issues as part of a wider international recall affecting 91,559 of the SUVs in the US. Related to the vehicles' anti-lock braking system (ABS) module, the electrical issue may manifest itself through the random or failed illumination of dashboard warning lights or, more seriously, the loss of ABS and electronic stability control (ESC) functions...


Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland Review
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Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland Review

The best-selling large SUV in the country is American. How times have changed.

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Jeep Cherokee, Mercedes-Benz CLA, Peugeot 2008, Suzuki SX4 S-Cross earn five-star Euro NCAP ratings
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Jeep Cherokee, Mercedes-Benz CLA, Peugeot 2008, Suzuki SX4 S-Cross earn five-star Euro NCAP ratings

The Jeep Cherokee, Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class, Peugeot 2008 and Suzuki SX4 S-Cross have all earned maximum five-star safety ratings from independent crash-tester Euro NCAP. The cheapest car of the quartet, the all-new Suzuki SX4 S-Cross, achieved the best overall rating, scoring 92 per cent for adult occupant protection, 80 per cent for child occupant protection, 72 per cent for pedestrian protection and 81 per cent for safety assist features...


Baby Jeep SUV mule spied testing
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Baby Jeep SUV mule spied testing

A mule of the all-new 'baby Jeep' has been spied undergoing high-altitude testing ahead of its international unveiling and launch in 2014. Hiding under a roughly cut collection of Fiat 500L body panels is the sub-compact Jeep's new platform, which it will share with the upcoming Fiat 500X crossover...


Jeep Cherokee designer defends controversial styling
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Jeep Cherokee designer defends controversial styling

The designer of the new-generation Jeep Cherokee has defended its controversial front end, saying the brand needed to break away from a traditional look. Jeep unveiled the 2014 Cherokee earlier this year in a series of images that ignited forums and drew much negative comment from US motoring writers...


Jeep Cherokee Review
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Jeep Cherokee Review

CarAdvice heads to the US for a first taste of latest-generation Cherokee that lifts its on-road game to take on CX-5, CR-V and Co.


Jeep Wrangler Polar: special edition off-roader unveiled
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Jeep Wrangler Polar: special edition off-roader unveiled

The Jeep Wrangler Polar has been unveiled at the Frankfurt motor show. A special edition based on the standard four-door Wrangler Sahara model, the US brand says the Jeep Wrangler Polar “takes its cue from the severe climate and extreme conditions that characterise the Antarctic region"...


Jeep Wrangler: outdoor icon updated for 2014
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Jeep Wrangler: outdoor icon updated for 2014

The Jeep Wrangler has been updated for 2014, with performance increases joining two special-edition models in the updated line-up. Again powered by the Chrysler Group’s 3.6-litre V6 Pentastar petrol engine,power and torque in the refreshed Jeep Wrangler rise 3kW and 5Nm respectively to 212kW and 352Nm. Claimed combined cycle fuel consumption of 11...


Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 10th Anniversary Edition launched
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Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 10th Anniversary Edition launched

The most capable factory-produced Wrangler ever – the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 10th Anniversary Edition – has arrived in Australia. Fiat Chrysler Australia has secured 30 of the limited edition Wrangler Rubicon 10th Anniversary vehicles for our market – 12 two-door models and 18 four-doors – commemorating a decade of Wrangler Rubicon production...


2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Review
Rating: 810 /10
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2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Review

A new eight-speed auto improves the on-road manners of a big SUV that is also highly capable off road.

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$43,000 to $77,000

2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee: pricing and specifications
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2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee: pricing and specifications

A new rear-wheel-drive base model, a new eight-speed auto and improved fuel efficiency form three of the major changes to the new Jeep Grand Cherokee. This is the first significant makeover for the current generation of the American 4x4 brand’s flagship model released in early 2011 in Australia...


Baby Jeep SUV to take on hatchbacks
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Baby Jeep SUV to take on hatchbacks

The smallest Jeep 4WD yet will become a competitor for the likes of the Toyota Corolla and Volkswagen Golf. Jeep CEO Mike Manley has told US motoring media the yet-to-be-named model will be 4.2 metres long, making it about the size of a Golf and nearly half a metre smaller than the Jeep Cherokee...


Jeep seven-seater SUV set to return
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Jeep seven-seater SUV set to return

A new seven-seater Jeep is still to be officially confirmed by the US 4WD brand but is believed to be in the pipeline for a 2015 release. Jeep hasn’t offered such a vehicle since the Commander was discontinued in 2010 (2009 for Australia). Jeep’s biggest vehicle is currently the Grand Cherokee, though the flagship model continues to offer five seats only...