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2014-10-22 12:20:59

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Dodge Durango named "Best Value Family" -- Dodge Journey named "Best Value On-Road" -- Jeep® Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel wins "Luxury Off-Road" category -- More than 100 athletes and outdoor enthusiasts evaluated the vehicles and voted for the winners The Dodge Durango, Dodge Journey and Jeep® Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel were each named winners in this year's Active Lifestyle Vehicle (ALV) awards. The 11th annual...

2014-10-22 08:21:45

New SUV models arrive at Calgary-area Jeep dealership AIRDRIE, Alberta, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Designed with an innate sense of Jeep-brand adventure, Grand Cherokee is recognized as the most awarded nameplate in SUV history. Over the course of that history, the popular vehicle has served Alberta drivers with sophistication and rugged capability. Back again for 2015, new Jeep Grand Cherokee models are available now at Airdrie Dodge. Photo -...

2014-10-21 08:22:36

Grand Cherokee is one of the most popular models EDMONTON, Alberta, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- An Edmonton dealership noticed a trend among area drivers that revolves around a vehicle make that has been around for years: Edmonton drivers love the Jeep Grand Cherokee. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141014/151980 In recent years, Great West Chrysler staff said the dealership has seen an increase in interest surrounding Jeep models, mostly because of their...

2014-10-20 16:21:16

Mac Haik Georgetown adds 2015 Jeep Cherokee in Austin, Texas to inventory AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The new 2015 Jeep Cherokee was recently added to the Mac Haik Georgetown CDJR inventory, and to help SUV shoppers learn more about this new SUV the Jeep dealership in Austin, Texas is offering an in-depth review of the new Jeep model. The information provided by Mac Haik details the 2015 Jeep Cherokee's available engines, four-wheel drive options and the...

2014-10-20 12:22:09

Palmen Dodge Chrysler Jeep of Racine carries special custom Ram and Jeep models RACINE, Wis., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Many drivers of Jeep and Ram vehicles ultimately choose these models over the competition for their proven off-road capability, whether that's for work purposes, recreation, or a combination of the two. An emerging trend in the auto accessory world are companies that will perform tailored upfits to enhance this capability, working directly with...

2014-10-17 04:20:17

LONDON, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Increases for Jeep (61%), Lancia (13.2%) and Fiat (4.2%) -- The Fiat 500 and Panda were once again the two top-selling vehicles in the European A segment, with a combined share of 28.7% for the year to date The European auto market (EU28+EFTA) continued its upward trend in September with new passenger car registrations up 6.1% to nearly 1,270,000. For the nine months year-to-date, registrations were up 5.8% to 9,907,000....

2014-10-16 16:21:26

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- List honors SUVs that present the perfect combination of towing ability and interior luxury -- The Most Awarded SUV ever - the Jeep® Grand Cherokee comes complete with best-in-class towing capability of 7,400 pounds and 6,200 pounds with Pentastar-powered V-6 engine -- The ultimate 'no compromise' Dodge Durango three-row SUV delivers best-in-class towing of up to 7,400 pounds with HEMI®...

2014-10-16 08:20:32

HUBEI PROVINCE, China, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Automotive Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CAAS) ("CAAS" or the "Company"), a leading power steering components and systems supplier in China, has increased its presence in the North American market through a new multi-year agreement to supply Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.'s North American subsidiary, Chrysler Group LLC ("Fiat Chrysler"), steering gears for the 2015 RAM® 4500 and 5500 Chassis Cab trucks. CAAS began working with...

2014-10-14 12:20:54

Dealer near Denver, Colorado welcomes all-new Wrangler to inventory DENVER, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Throughout the decades, the Jeep Wrangler has rightfully earned the reputation as an adventure vehicle--one that is capable of handling a wide selection of terrains. And, even in 2015, it holds true to the characteristics that uniquely make it a Wrangler. Unlike any other utility vehicle, drivers will still have the opportunity to remove the doors and top. Photo -...

2014-10-13 00:20:30

SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The all-new Ford F-150 was named Truck of Texas at the 2014 Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA) Truck Rodeo. "This year, the Texas Truck Rodeo had a record number of vehicles on hand for our members to evaluate," said Michael Marrs, president of TAWA. "We want to thank all of our partners in the automotive industry as well as sponsors for making this such a great event." Sixty auto writers drove 75 vehicles on and off road for...


Latest Jeep Reference Libraries

1943 Willys Jeep
2014-04-13 09:44:48

Jeep is a division of Chrysler Group LLC as a brand of American automobiles that was acquired by the former Chrysler Corporation in 1987. The first Jeeps were produced as an off-road brand in 1941, the Willys MB used by the United State Army and its Allies during WWII. The first civilian model was produced in 1945. The origin of the word jeep has not been verified, but the best theory is the design was designated as a General Purpose vehicle (GP) and may have been coined into Jeep. Other...

Eagle Premier
2014-02-25 15:39:02

Eagle was a subsidiary of the Chrysler  Corporation formed after Chrysler purchased the American Motors Corporation (AMC) in 1987. Chrysler mostly re-branded the AMC vehicles instead of creating new models. The Eagle name was used from the AMC Eagle and sold along side Jeep at AMC dealers. The typical Chrysler logo was not used, instead an eagle head was featured on each Eagle vehicle. Two of the first models produced were the Eagle Premier and the Eagle Medallion. These were designed...

Troller Pantanal
2014-02-20 12:56:37

Troller Veiculos Especiais S/A (Troller) is an off-road vehicle manufacturer from Brazil that was founded by Rogerio Farias in 1995. The first prototype vehicle was produced in 1996. In 1997, the company was bought by Mario Araripe and formed a partnership to produce vehicles. The first vehicle Troller manufactured was a gasoline powered T4 with mass production beginning 1999. In 2005, in Angola, Africa a manufacturing plant opened to also produce the T4. In January 2007, Ford do...

IKA Estanciera
2014-02-02 14:43:27

Industrias Kaiser Argentina S.A (IKA) was a car manufacturer in Cordoba Province, Argentina that was established in 1956. On January 19, 1955, the Argentina government signed an agreement with Kaiser Motors of the United States to manufacture vehicles in Argentina. Kaiser shipped 1,021 complete vehicles as well as automobile manufacturing equipment to them and a new plant was built. IKA’s first Jeep was driven out of the plant on April 27, 1956. Various Willys Jeep models were the...

Pars Khodro
2014-01-08 09:44:42

Pars Khodro was the first producer of SUVs in Iran and began its operation in the mid-1960s. It is an Iranian automobile manufacturer that has been licensed under different companies to build vehicles as well as producing its own line. Originally, Pars Khodro built products for Rambler and General Motors, with its own vehicles -- the Aria and the Shahin, based on the 1966 Rambler -- produced from 1967-1974. During the same period it also built Jeep vehicles under a company called...

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