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2013-11-22 12:22:41

Jeep launches Cherokee model for the first time since 2001 PLATTEVILLE, Wis., Nov. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Returning for the first time since its retirement in 2001, Jeep is once again offering the Cherokee SUV as a part of their lineup. The relaunch of the midsize crossover SUV, the Jeep Cherokee, is a no-brainer for 2013 after seeing what recent success the mid-size crossover SUV segment has been experiencing. Among the most popular crossover models with which the new...

2013-11-19 16:20:24

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- -- 2014 Jeep(®) Cherokee, 2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel, 2014 Ram ProMaster and 2014 Fiat 500e all selected by Hispanic Motor Press Awards panel as Top Ten Cars of 2014 for Hispanic families The 2014 Jeep(®) Cherokee, 2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel, 2014 Ram ProMaster and 2014 Fiat 500e today were named as Top Ten Cars of 2014 for Hispanic families by the jurors of the Hispanic Motor Press Awards. The four Chrysler Group LLC...

2013-11-18 12:20:47

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- -- A Jeep purist's dream: Wrangler Willys Wheeler Edition a salute to the earliest civilian Jeep vehicles -- Based on Wrangler Sport model, with array of additional off-road hardware for increased capability -- New Wrangler Willys Wheeler Edition available in Jeep showrooms early next year at a U.S. Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $25,795 The roots of America's love affair with...

2013-11-18 08:21:15

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Jeep(®) Wrangler receives two 2014 Kelley Blue Book Best Resale Value Awards: Top 10 and Compact SUV/Crossover -- Fourth year Wrangler wins Best Resale Value Award, fourth consecutive year for Top 10 -- With record setting sales numbers month-over-month this year, Dodge Challenger wins the hearts of enthusiasts and earns a spot on KBB's Top 10 list of vehicles with the best resale value...

2013-11-05 16:21:02

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Jeep®( )Wrangler recognized as 'Hottest 4x4-SUV' for fourth consecutive year at SEMA -- Mopar performance parts and accessories for the Jeep Wrangler added to the catalog of more than 300 already available The Jeep® Wrangler was recognized as the "Hottest 4x4-SUV" for a fourth consecutive year at the 2013 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) trade show in Las Vegas. The SEMA Award recognizes vehicle models...

2013-11-05 16:20:31

-- Ford Mustang, Scion FR-S, Ford F-Series and Jeep Wrangler Named 2013 SEMA Award Winners -- LAS VEGAS, Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- This year's SEMA Award for the top trending vehicle models in four categories were announced today at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. The Ford Mustang was named Hottest Car, the Scion FR-S took the Hottest Sport Compact honors, the Ford F-Series won Hottest Truck and the Jeep Wrangler received the Hottest 4x4-SUV award. (Photo:...

2013-11-05 16:20:13

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MPi (www.mpiworldclass.com), a leading provider of revenue and retention solutions for automotive dealership service departments, today announced that EDGE WorldClass has been endorsed by Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (JLRNA.) MPi and JLRNA are also teaming up to offer Jaguar and Land Rover retailers a special limited-time enrollment incentive. EDGE WorldClass(TM) is a powerful solution that creates trust by standardizing the inspection,...

2013-10-31 16:21:21

Green Bay drivers experience more of the road with fuel-consciousness and strength in the new Jeep Compass GREEN BAY, Wis., Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Jeep is notorious for its legendary vehicles that exude strength, ruggedness and the right amount of refinement. The 2014 Jeep Compass is continuing the brand's iconism by delivering a performance that is equally as smart as it is strong. Now available at S&L Motors, the new Jeep brings its refreshed drive and limitless...

2013-10-30 20:20:16

San Antonio drivers weigh strengths of the 2014 Nissan Pathfinder and 2014 Toyota Highlander SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- SUVs like the Nissan Pathfinder and Toyota Highlander are chosen for their functionality and versatility. As each SUV gains increasingly more features and functions, so do the competitors in that class. The 2014 Nissan Pathfinder, which is now available at Ingram Park Nissan, and the 2014 Toyota Highlander are both equipped with distinct...

2013-10-29 16:20:34

Mopar Flashes Creative Muscle AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Twenty customized Chrysler Group LLC show vehicles to be exhibited in 15,300 square-foot SEMA Show display -- Exhibit to highlight hundreds of Mopar performance parts and Jeep® Performance Parts from the Mopar Off-Road Division -- Ram Sun Chaser show vehicle features makeshift shower kit and "Flip-Up" seatback tailgate bench -- Jeep Cherokee Trail Carver carries a...


Latest Off-road vehicles 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...

Hummer-H3
2014-04-13 08:37:22

Hummer was a brand of trucks and SUVs produced by AM General, first sold as a civilian version of the M998 Humvee in 1992. In 1998, Hummer was purchased by General Motors (GM) and they marketed three versions, the original Hummer H1, based on the Humvee, the H2 and H3 models were smaller and were produced for the civilian market. By 2008, Hummer was placed under review by GM management. Rather than being liquidated as part of the GM bankruptcy in 2009, it was retained by GM. An...

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...

ARO 10
2014-02-05 09:58:41

Auto Romania (ARO) was an off-road vehicle manufacturer located in Campulung-Muscel, Romania. The ARO vehicles were produced from 1957 to 2003. Two thirds of the 380,000 plus vehicles manufactured were exported. ARO vehicles were also manufactured in Brazil, Italy and Portugal. In 2003, 68.7 percent of ARO was sold to John Perez, owner of Cross Lander, with the stipulation that the company had to invest $2 million. Apparently this never happened; instead all of ARO’s equipment was sold...

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