Our guy David Tracy is hanging out with a wild, almost alien-looking custom Jeep Wrangler right now, and its owner wants to show him—and all of you—around it. The word on the street is that David’s going to get to take it for a spin, and he’ll be sharing the whole experience live on Facebook. Read more...
You may have missed it but BMW this week unveiled a new 1-Series sedan. Unfortunately the German automaker has no plans to sell the car outside of China, at least for the time being. If it ended up here it would have been a nice rival to the likes of the Audi A3 and Mercedes-Benz CLA. Don’t sweat it, though, as we hear Cadillac is planning...
Unlike the next Jeep Wrangler, the next Defender appears it may push the engineering envelope for an off-road utility vehicle. Continue reading Next Land Rover Defender going rogue? Next Land Rover Defender going rogue? originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
After years – no, decades – of waiting, it seems Jeep is finally going to build a pickup version of the Wrangler. Rumors have held true and speculation regarding Jeep CEO Mike Manley’s many hints are seemingly coming to fruition. It’s...Show More Summary
The new Jeep Wrangler ute has been spied for the first time ahead of its debut some time next year. Visually, the new Wrangler will be evolutionary. As far the ute goes, it looks a lot like the five-door Unlimited, which was spied back in May, but with a tray tacked onto the end. Judging […]
Jeep's upcoming Wrangler pickup has been spotted for the first time.
You’ve screamed, hollered, yelled and begged and now here it is: the 2017 Jeep Wangler pickup . Here’s the proof. Read more...
It looks huge, and we're totally okay with that. Continue reading It lives! Our first glimpse of the Jeep Wrangler pickup It lives! Our first glimpse of the Jeep Wrangler pickup originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 20 Jul 2016 10:35:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
The coolest thing about Jeep’s World War II-esque 75th Wrangler Salute concept was the fact that, unlike any other concept vehicle I can think of, the Jeep was actually built on the assembly line alongside standard run-of-the-mill Wranglers. Jeep has released a time-lapse video showing the assembly process of the concept, and it’s actually really cool. Read more...
jeep is visibly proud of its heritage, with each of its modern vehicles sporting a tip-of-the-hat to the original willys mb that started the jeep legacy as a military service vehicle in 1941. now, to commemorate the 75th anniversary of that hard-working icon, jeep as built a modern interpretation of the willys mb, based on the modern-day wrangler. Show More Summary
The body-on-frame SUV is expected to share the Colorado's platform.
A lot has changed since Willys-Overland won the contract to build off-roaders for the US Army in 1941, but the basic Jeep formula has remained largely the same. That clear family lineage is thrown into sharp focus with the Wrangler Salute...Show More Summary
The one-off Jeep Wrangler Salute concept celebrates the 75th birthday of the Willys MB, which went into production in 1941. The Salute concept is based on the entry-level two-door Wrangler. Unlike the production car, the Salute concept misses out on doors, B-pillars and a roof frame. Other changes include a spare wheel and tyre combo […]
June 15th, 2016 is considered Jeep’s 75th anniversary because on this day in 1941, the first official order was placed for the Willys-Overland military buggy we would come to recognize as a “jeep.” In honor of that, check out this amazing album of Wranglers and their forerunners! Read more...
Willys-Overland Motor Co landed its first government contract to build the MB for World War II on July 15, 1941.
Jeep celebrates its birthday with a concept based off of its most iconic model. Continue reading Jeep builds WWII-themed Wrangler concept for 75th birthday Jeep builds WWII-themed Wrangler concept for 75th birthday originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 15 Jul 2016 14:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Right now in Toledo, a badass World War Two-themed Wrangler is making its way down the assembly line as the Jeep brand celebrates its 75th anniversary today. Unfortunately, it’s just a concept, but that’s probably a good thing, because otherwise I’d be out about $35 grand. Read more...
Funds will help move Cherokee production from Toledo to Illinois, while preparing the Toledo plant for the next-generation Wrangler.
(Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV said it would invest more than $1 billion in its assembly plants in Illinois and Ohio to retool them to boost production of its Jeep Cherokee and Wrangler. The automaker will invest $350 million in its assembly plant in Belvidere, Illinois to produce Jeep Cherokee. Show More Summary
Earlier this year, Jeep announced that it would be releasing limited edition models of its entire lineup to celebrate its 75th anniversary. Today, it's provided a little more info of how the 75th Anniversary special edition of its Wrangler...Show More Summary