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Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk will have optional Hellcat engine - report
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Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk will have optional Hellcat engine - report

Reports suggest that the current SRT model will be rebranded as the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk and may have the option of the supercharged Hellcat engine. Late last year, Allpar reported that Fiat Chrysler (FCA) had trademarked the Trackhawk name. Just as the Trailhawk moniker is being used to specify off-roading versions of certain Jeep models, the Trackhawk badge would be used to denote performance-oriented Jeep models...


Fiat Chrysler boss asked GM for a merger, was rebuffed - report
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Fiat Chrysler boss asked GM for a merger, was rebuffed - report

Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Fiat Chrysler, reportedly asked his counterpart at General Motors, Mary Barra, about the possibility of merger earlier this year, but was turned down. A report in The New York Times claims that in March of this year, Marchionne sent Barra an email requesting a meeting to talk about a potential merger between the two automakers...


Next-generation Jeep Wrangler will not have an all aluminium body
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Next-generation Jeep Wrangler will not have an all aluminium body

The next-generation Jeep Wrangler will not have an all aluminium body as had previously been speculated. In comments to Automotive News, Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Fiat Chrysler, said: "A large portion of that vehicle [the new Wrangler] will be aluminium. It will not be all aluminium...


Jeep developing luxury Range Rover rival, reveals boss
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Jeep developing luxury Range Rover rival, reveals boss

Jeep is currently developing the most luxurious model in its history to compete with premium SUV benchmark Range Rover. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne made the confession to Bloomberg this week, admitting that the iconic American SUV specialist was missing a big opportunity by not having a flagship luxury model to headline its range...


Fiat Chrysler Australia prices rise as Australian dollar continues dive
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Fiat Chrysler Australia prices rise as Australian dollar continues dive

The Australian dollar’s continued downward spiral relative to the greenback has forced Fiat Chrysler Australia to raise the price of six models in its stable, delivering increases of up to 4.9 per cent. The price rises, officially introduced in March, affect the Abarth 595, Alfa Romeo MiTo, Dodge Journey, Fiat Freemont, and Jeep Wrangler and Grand Cherokee line-ups, with increases ranging from $500 to $2000...


Jeep Grand Cherokee recalled
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Jeep Grand Cherokee recalled

A number of current-generation Jeep Grand Cherokees were recalled this week over a potential issue with the fuel pump relay. The recall campaign affects 14,527 Grand Cherokees — 2011 model-year diesel versions, and 2012-13 petrol models. The issue is down to the potential for a failure in the fuel pump relay within the Totally Integrated Power Module - 7 (TIPM-7) electronic control unit...


2014 Jeep Patriot: Week with Review
Rating: 6.510 /10
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2014 Jeep Patriot: Week with Review

Shopping for a badge before the car? James takes a look at the entry-level Jeep Patriot to see if the little SUV deserves the seven-bar grille.


Jeep Wrangler X arrives
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Jeep Wrangler X arrives

The Jeep Wrangler X is now on sale in Australia, bringing with it a host of exterior and interior revisions. Based on the high-spec Wrangler Overland, the X edition comes in either two- or four-door guise, and brings with it exterior accoutrements including glossy black 18-inch wheels...


2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit Platinum 3.0 CRD Review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit Platinum 3.0 CRD Review

At $78,000 plus on-roads, the new flagship Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit Platinum is nudging the base BMW X5 on price. Does it justify the premium tag?


What tyre pressure should I use for off road driving?
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What tyre pressure should I use for off road driving?

We received an e-mail from Ken, a 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee owner, who wanted to know what wheels and tyres he should use for off-road driving. Q: I purchased a 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited in November 2013. I have driven (and towed a caravan) for 30,000km and have enjoyed the driving experience. My concern relates to the wheels/tyres...


Seven mean Jeep concepts revealed
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Seven mean Jeep concepts revealed

Jeep has shown off seven concept vehicles based on its regular road-going range but given a dose of extra flair, designed partially to market various Mopar and Jeep Performance parts. The septuplet has been created for the 49th annual Easter Jeep Safari on the trails of Moab, Utah, attended by thousands of off-road and Jeep enthusiasts...


Jeep Renegade Hard Steel concept and matching trailer revealed
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Jeep Renegade Hard Steel concept and matching trailer revealed

The Jeep Renegade Hard Steel concept SUV, along with its matching one-off trailer, will be on display at the 2015 Geneva motor show, which kicks off next week. Based on the off-road capable Jeep Renegade Trailhawk model, the Hard Steel show car is finished off in a paint scheme that's meant to evoke the look of brushed steel...


2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Weekender
Rating: 810 /10
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2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Weekender

The Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT is a brute with speed and power to match.

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2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit Platinum now on sale
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2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit Platinum now on sale

The 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit Platinum has arrived in Australia, priced from $78,000 plus on-road costs. The new luxury flagship model in the Jeep Grand Cherokee range features a host of "sophisticated exterior styling" highlights, not to mention "premium equipment levels" according to the US off-road specialist brand, which is pitching it as an alternative to luxury German offerings...


2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland Review: LT3
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2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland Review: LT3

We bid farewell to our Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland long-termer.


2015 Jeep Renegade Review
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2015 Jeep Renegade Review

The latest entrant to the booming baby SUV segment is the 2015 Jeep Renegade – a tiny high-rider that claims to be unlike most of the other small soft-roaders that have come before it. Jeep says the all-new Renegade is the most capable small SUV ever made, and following our time in the car at the Hollister Hills off-road park outside of San Jose, California, we can attest that this is no regular high-riding hatchback...


Jeep Trailhawk model line-up set to expand
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Jeep Trailhawk model line-up set to expand

There will be more Jeep Trail Rated and Jeep Trailhawk models added to the ranks in the coming years as the brand moves to push its off-road marketing even further. In spite of the Jeep brand already being somewhat synonymous with four-wheel-drive performance, Jeep international product planning chief Adrian van Campenhout told CarAdvice at the launch of the new Jeep Renegade that plans are afoot to expand the Trailhawk model line to further the recognition of the brand’s heritage in light of more SUVs making it to market...


Jeep Grand Wagoneer large SUV to push the brand to a new level, says planning executive
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Jeep Grand Wagoneer large SUV to push the brand to a new level, says planning executive

The much-anticipated Jeep Grand Wagoneer large SUV is set to bring with it better practicality in the form of extra seating, but it will also push into a price level previously unknown to the brand, CarAdvice has learned...


Jeep considering smaller SUV to sit below Renegade, possibly three-door
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Jeep considering smaller SUV to sit below Renegade, possibly three-door

The all-new Jeep Renegade may be the smallest Jeep model yet, but there’s every chance a new, even more diminutive off-roader is on the way. Speaking with CarAdvice at the launch of the all-new Renegade in San Jose, California, Adrian van Campenhout– the man responsible for international product planning for Jeep – responded to rumours and reports of a potential new three-door model - to rival the other hardcore off-road baby SUV, the Suzuki Jimny - that would be even smaller than the boxy baby SUV, which measures 4...


Jeep Compass and Patriot to merge to become one model, possibly named Compatriot
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Jeep Compass and Patriot to merge to become one model, possibly named Compatriot

The Jeep Compass and Jeep Patriot SUVs will be merged to become one model, and the company is referring to the new model as the Compatriot. Speaking with CarAdvice at the launch of the brand's new baby Renegade SUV in California this week, Jeep director Jim Morrison confirmed plans for the similarly sized and similarly priced models to become one when they reach the end of their lifecycles...