Jeep working to improve customer satisfaction
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Jeep working to improve customer satisfaction

Jeep says it’s working to address its growing customer dissatisfaction in Australia as the number of product recalls reached record levels last year. Jeep issued 14 voluntary safety recalls last year, 11 of which were for the popular Grand Cherokee (six affected the 2014 model). Fiat Chrysler Australia issued 16 recalls in total in 2014...


Jeep Renegade baby SUV 'no risk' to brand's tough reputation
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Jeep Renegade baby SUV 'no risk' to brand's tough reputation

Jeep’s global boss says the soon-to-launch Renegade small SUV is not risking the brand’s hard-earned reputation for producing tough and rugged vehicles. The Jeep Renegade is set to launch in Australia later this year and will become the smallest offering from the American brand...


Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit to compete with German luxury SUVs
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Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit to compete with German luxury SUVs

Fiat Chrysler Australia (FCA) has confirmed it will introduce a more luxurious version of its successful Jeep Grand Cherokee, called the Summit Platinum. The new variant is expected to provide a high-value alternative to the luxury European offerings and will replace the current Grand Cherokee Summit, which is currently priced at $77,000 (plus on-road costs)...


2014 Jeep Wrangler Blackhawk Review : Surf coast weekender
Rating: 810 /10
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2014 Jeep Wrangler Blackhawk Review : Surf coast weekender

Scott takes the Jeep Wrangler Blackhawk for a trip down Victoria's surf coast...


Jeep Cherokee Limited and Nissan X-Trail TS: Sea-Doo Spark tow test

Jeep Cherokee Limited and Nissan X-Trail TS: Sea-Doo Spark tow test

I have a confession to make - I've never towed a PWC on a trailer before. Everything was perfect for my first time though. Beautiful weather, shimmering saltwater, a Jeep Cherokee Limited, a Nissan X-Trail TS and two Sea-Doo Spark's. We were heading out to film the PWCs for BoatAdvice.com.au, which offered up the perfect opportunity test out the towing prowess of both the cars, and myself...


2015 Jeep New Cars
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2015 Jeep New Cars

Details of the new and updated Jeep models launching in Australia in 2015.   Jeep Grand Cherokee update - Q1 The flagship Summit version will be the first in this big Jeep’s range to adopt a heavily revised interior, arriving first quarter with changes cascading to lower models later in the year...


2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee recalls : ESC issue, safety tech problems for large SUV
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2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee recalls : ESC issue, safety tech problems for large SUV

The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee has been hit with another two recalls in the past month, with the first being issued for a potential fault with the electronic stability control system, and the second relating to the onboard safety control module possibly failing...


Fiat Chrysler Australia to become "world class", says new boss
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Fiat Chrysler Australia to become "world class", says new boss

The new head of Fiat Chrysler Australia is set to change the pace of the Italian-American company as it seeks to grow further through better business management and customer retention. Arriving from his home town of Detroit, Michigan, Patrick Dougherty, the new CEO of Fiat Chrysler Australia, is determined to make his time in Australia count as he heads a revised business strategy to improve the inner workings of the rapidly growing company...


2014 Jeep Compass Review
Rating: 4.510 /10
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2014 Jeep Compass Review

The Jeep Compass, tested here in 2WD Blackhawk guise, looks the part but is a step behind newer rivals...


Next-gen Jeep Wrangler to keep body-on-frame structure, may switch to aluminium - report
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Next-gen Jeep Wrangler to keep body-on-frame structure, may switch to aluminium - report

The latest reports indicate that the 2017 Jeep Wrangler will continue to feature traditional body-on-frame construction. Anonymous sources have told Automotive News that the next-generation Wrangler, expected to debut in 2017, will carry on with a body-on-frame layout. If true, this could represent a step back from statements made by Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne earlier this month...


Jeep Cherokee Limited Diesel Review : Off-road drive
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Jeep Cherokee Limited Diesel Review : Off-road drive

http://www.caradvice.com.au/314266 - Read the full review. We know the Jeep Cherokee Limited Diesel isn’t as affordable as some of the competitors within the segment, but it's impressively loaded with standard equipment across the range. We also know about the Cherokee Limited’s biggest weapon that no other mid-sized SUV has – serious off-road ability...


2015 Jeep Cherokee Limited Diesel Review
Rating: 810 /10
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2015 Jeep Cherokee Limited Diesel Review

The new Jeep Cherokee range was only missing a diesel from the range. Now there's an oil-burner for those so inclined.

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$49,000

Jeep launches Blackhawk special editions in Australia
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Jeep launches Blackhawk special editions in Australia

Jeep has added to the appeal of its range with introduction of the distinctive, special edition Blackhawk trim package. The Blackhawk variants are based on Jeep's Wrangler Overland, Grand Chrokee Laredo 4x4 and the Compass and Patriot Sport CVT models. Jeep Australia told CarAdvice the recently released Cherokee diesel and its petrol sibling missed the cut-off point for Blackhawk editions...


Jeep Grand Wagoneer : Seven-seat SUV to fight luxury brands
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Jeep Grand Wagoneer : Seven-seat SUV to fight luxury brands

A new large seven-seat SUV that will be known as the Jeep Grand Wagoneer is set to give the US off-road specialist brand a rival to the European luxury brands. The development of the long-awaited range-topping model that will sit above the Grand Cherokee in the Jeep line-up and offer a three-row, seven-seat layout is progressing according to plan, according to Jeep president and CEO, Mike Manley, who told CarAdvice at the 2014 Paris motor show the Grand Wagoneer will play an important role when it launches in 2018...


Jeep SRT range may grow to include smaller vehicles
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Jeep SRT range may grow to include smaller vehicles

There’s potential for smaller Jeep models to get the sporty SRT treatment, according to the brand’s president and CEO, Mike Manley. Speaking with CarAdvice at the 2014 Paris motor show, Manley indicated there is room for more SRT variants in model lines such as the Cherokee and Renegade, as buyers of smaller SUVs are also likely to want the go-fast treatment...


2017 Jeep Wrangler could use lightweight aluminium body to match its downsized engines
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2017 Jeep Wrangler could use lightweight aluminium body to match its downsized engines

The 2017 Jeep Wrangler is a strong chance to receive an aluminium bodyshell to go with a range of more efficient, downsized turbo engines. While priority number one appears to make sure the iconic off-roader stays as capable off the beaten path as at present, regulations dictate substantial modernisation...


2015 Jeep Renegade - first look
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2015 Jeep Renegade - first look

2014 Paris motor show - Join Tegan for a first look at the new ‘baby’ Jeep Renegage, which should arrive in Australia next year.


Jeep Wrangler Dragon Edition Review : Bunyip weekender
Rating: 7.510 /10
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Jeep Wrangler Dragon Edition Review : Bunyip weekender

Is more really more? James seeks the answer, and a good milkshake in the Dragon Edition Wrangler.


Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland : LT2
Rating: 810 /10
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Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland : LT2

Our second long-term report on the Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland saw us take the car off-road to experience its country credentials.

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Jeep Patriot gets ANCAP five-star rating, Great Wall under-performs with three
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Jeep Patriot gets ANCAP five-star rating, Great Wall under-performs with three

The Jeep Patriot has become only the second model from the American off-road specialist to get the almost requisite ANCAP five-star rating, following in the wheel-tracks of the new Cherokee. But struggling Chinese company Great Wall has again picked up a sub-par score, with its V200 diesel ute managing only three stars in a class increasingly focused on safety...