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Jeep News and Reviews

Jeep News and Reviews

Jeep previews, buyer’s guides, reviews, news and more.

  2019 Jeep Cherokee Preview
The 2019 Jeep Cherokee receives a new engine choice, minor interior changes, improved utility, and a next-generation infotainment system. It goes on sale in the spring of 2018.
  2018 Jeep Wrangler Preview
The latest iteration of the Jeep Wrangler seeks to meet the rigors of the legendary off-road capability while putting on a sheen of refinement.
  2018 Jeep Wrangler Keeps Off-Road Profile at Los Angeles Auto Show
The Jeep brand holds to the traditional rugged attitude with the debut of a revised 2018 Jeep Wrangler compact SUV at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show.
  New for 2018: Jeep
For the 2018 model year, the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk debuts, equipped with a supercharged V-8 engine making 707 horsepower. Find out what else is new for the 2018 Jeep SUV lineup...
  2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk Preview
Jeep has unleashed the most powerful SUV in its history: the 2018 Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. Essentially, the Trackhawk is a Grand Cherokee SRT with a Dodge Hellcat transformation.
  Jeep Fortifies 2017 Wrangler Rubicon with Recon Package
Jeep brand this week introduces a tougher, more striking 2017 Wrangler Rubicon Recon variant.
  2017 Jeep Compass Preview
The new 2017 Jeep Compass is a compact crossover SUV with genuine off-roading capability, and it slots into Jeep’s lineup between the smaller Renegade and larger Cherokee.
  Jeep to Reveal Two Individual 2017 Renegade Models at L.A. Auto Show
Next week, Fiat Chrysler Automobile’s Jeep brand will introduce two new trim levels of the 2017 Renegade SUV at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show.
  New for 2017: Jeep
Perhaps conserving energy for complete redesigns of the 2018 Compass and 2018 Wrangler, Jeep makes few modifications to its existing lineup for 2017. Find out what's new for each 2017 Jeep SUV model...
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Jeep Wrangler
The Jeep Wrangler SUV is available for 2016 in a Black Bear Edition, which builds on the Sport S model, adding special content to the exterior and interior, including premium off-road rock rails. Here are some more facts about the 2016 Jeep Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited...
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Jeep Renegade
A Beats premium audio system, rain-sensing wipers, and new exterior colors are among the new features for the 2016 Jeep Renegade, which promises strong fuel efficiency and off-road capability.
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Jeep Patriot
A popularly priced compact SUV, the 2016 Jeep Patriot adds some standard content and two new option packages: Sport SE and High Altitude.
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Improved fuel economy is the main storyline regarding the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee, due to electric power steering, decreased tire rolling resistance, and weight reductions with aluminum suspension.
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Jeep Compass
The Jeep Compass adds several standard features for the 2016 model year. Here are five fast facts to keep in mind if you’re considering this compact SUV...
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Jeep Cherokee
The newest-generation Cherokee foregoes the boxy Jeep stance and features a sleeker design with eyebrow-shaped running lights, less rugged 7-bar grille, and pointy front end.
  Jeep Celebrates Milestone with Lineup of 75th Anniversary Models
Jeep is celebrating the 75th anniversary of the brand’s introduction with commemorative editions, spread across the entire model lineup.
  Jeep Brand Debuts Two Special-Edition SUV Packages at L.A. Auto Show
Jeep announced that it will debut two Special Edition packages for two of its best-selling SUV models at next week’s Los Angeles Auto Show.
  New for 2016: Jeep
The 2016 lineup of Jeep SUVs shows no remarkable changes, but some new colors have been introduced to several models, and the various technologies have been updated.
  New for 2015: Jeep
For serious off-roading enthusiasts who prefer dusty trails and rock-strewn washouts to quiet streets and stress-inducing traffic snarls, such things brings to mind a certain four-letter word. Of course, that word is Jeep. Find out what's new for all of the 2015 Jeep SUVs...
  2015 Jeep Renegade Preview
Jeep says that it seeks "youthful and adventurous customers" with the new 2015 Renegade, a compact SUV that will be available to buyers around the world.
  New for 2014: Jeep
The Jeep brand grows by one with the debut of the midsize 2014 Cherokee, an all-new Fiat-based crossover showcasing what is perhaps the brand's most contemporary design to date that Jeep estimates will get up to 31 mpg on the highway.
  2013 Jeep Compass Preview
The 2013 Jeep Compass is little changed from the previous model year, but its manual-transmission version gets slightly higher gas mileage on the highway.
  2013 Jeep Patriot Preview
The 2013 Jeep Patriot is an entry-level 5-passenger compact crossover SUV that's available with front-wheel drive (FWD) or a choice of two 4WD systems. The 2013 Jeep Patriot features no serious changes from the previous model year, but EPA estimates of its fuel efficiency are slightly higher this year.
  2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Preview
The 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee is not much changed from the previous model year, but the Trailhawk trim level now offers durability and performance features such as Kevlar-reinforced tires, rock rail body protection, Quadra-Lift air suspension, and a Selec-Terrain traction control system.
  2013 Jeep Wrangler Preview
The 2013 Jeep Wrangler is a compact 4-wheel drive (4WD) SUV, now in its third generation, and is available in Sport, Sport S, Sahara, Freedom Edition, Moab Special Edition, and Rubicon trim levels, plus the limited Rubicon 10th Anniversary edition.
  2014 Jeep Cherokee Preview
The 2014 Jeep Cherokee is an all-new entry into the crowded midsize crossover SUV market. Seating 5 passengers and offered with front-wheel or 4-wheel drive (4WD), the new Cherokee replaces the Liberty in Jeep's lineup and is sold in Sport, Latitude, Limited, and Trailhawk trim levels.
  2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Preview
The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT, a performance-tuned version of the Grand Cherokee SUV, includes numerous upgrades, from updated styling and a new transmission to new connectivity and safety technologies.
  2014 Jeep Patriot Preview
For 2014, the Jeep Patriot receives a new 6-speed automatic transmission, replacing the previous continuously variable transmission (CVT) in most Patriot models.
  2014 Jeep Compass Preview
Jeep describes the 2014 Compass as a compact SUV providing "the packaging and interior flexibility of an SUV with the performance, handling, fuel economy and price of a compact car." For 2014, the 5-passenger Compass is offered with front- or 4-wheel drive (2WD or 4WD), and in Sport, Latitude or Limited trim levels.
  2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Preview
The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee is a 5-passenger SUV designed for serious off-roading capability, and is offered with a choice of a V-6, V-8, or new clean diesel V-6 engine, with either rear- or 4-wheel drive.
  New for 2013: Jeep
The Jeep Liberty has been cancelled this year, leaving four models in the 2013 Jeep lineup. Find out what else is new for the entire 2013 Jeep model lineup...
  Concept-Jeep Patriot EV Preview
Critical Knowledge:Range-extended hybrid version of the front-wheel-drive Jeep Patriot Combines electric-drive components with a small gasoline engine and integrated electric generator40-mile all-electric driving range with zero gasoline consumption and zero tailpipe emissions400-mile total driving range including gasoline engineGasoline engine powers the electric motors, not to drive the Patriot EV's wheels, when the battery pack requires a full rechargeProduces at least 50-percent fewer CO2 emissions than a comparable vehicle when operated on gas
  2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee Preview
Critical Knowledge:All-new, fourth-generation model based, in part, on Mercedes engineeringNew Quadra Lift air suspension systemNew Selec-Terrain system offers five terrain settingsAll-new, flex-fuel, 3.6-liter "Pentastar" V-6 engine provides improvements in fuel economy, horsepower and torqueLarger front- and rear-door openings for improved ingress/egressIncreased rear-seat knee and leg room; larger cargo volumeAll-new, stiffer body structure7,400-pound towing capacity on 4x2 models with the Hemi V-8
  New for 2011-Jeep
Jeep welcomes an all-new, completely redesigned flagship Grand Cherokee model for 2011The Patriot, Wrangler, and Wrangler Unlimited also receive a series of improvements for the new model yearHistoryThe Jeep brand originated more than fifty years ago, during World War II. The United States government was looking for an inexpensive and rugged off-road reconnaissance car, so they asked dozens of companies to submit bids. After a series of tests, the contract was awarded to Willys. The original "model MB" was soon nicknamed the "Jeep," and the name stuck. The company was bought by AMC in 1970, and then sold to its current owner, Chrysler, in 1998.
  2011 Jeep EV Preview
Critical Knowledge:New range-extended electric vehicleBased on Jeep Wrangler UnlimitedPowered at all times by electricityAll-electric range of 40 milesSmall gasoline engine charges battery to extend range to 400 milesHalf the emissions of a comparable gas-powered vehicleOn sale as early as late 2010For more information:See 2011 Jeep EV PicturesBrowse other Jeep modelsRead more
  New for 2010-Jeep
Critical Knowledge:2010 Jeep Commander: The 4.7-liter engine has been dropped, but there are new cosmetic touches, including new wheels, and standard upgrades for 2010-reportedly the Commanders last year.2010 Jeep Compass: The Compass receives new active head restraints, a 5-speed manual transmission offering on the 2.0-liter engine, and two new options.2010 Jeep Grand Cherokee: Due for replacement in 2011, the Grand Cherokee loses the Overland trim level but gains a new exterior color for the high-performance SRT8.
  2010 Jeep Patriot Preview
Critical Facts:Introduced in 2007Front- or all-wheel driveJeep "Trail Rated"credentialsStandard 4-cylinder powerplantsAvailable continuously variable transmission (CVT)Six trim levels availableAssembled in the United StatesIntroductionIntroduced in 2007, the Jeep Patriot is a compact 4-door crossoverbuilt on the shared DaimlerChrysler/Mitsubishi GS platform. The front-or all-wheel-drive chassis is also used by the DodgeCaliber,MitsubishiLancer and the Chrysler Sebring convertible, among others.The Patriot is considered the automaker's entry-level off-road model,and while it is about the same size as the Jeep Compass,thatparticular compact crossover is not designed for rugged off-road use.
  New for 2009-Jeep
Critical Knowledge:Commander gets next-generation 5.7-liter Hemi V-8 engineCompass has new interior, reduced interior noiseGrand Cherokee gets next-generation 5.7-liter Hemi V-8 engineGrand Cherokee SRT8 adds more leather trim and reconfigurable display with Performance PagesLiberty's brakes, steering and suspension are retunedPatriot gets revised interior, reduced interior noiseWrangler adds standard Hill Start Assist, optional Trailer Sway ControlWrangler Unlimited adds standard Hill Start Assist, optional Trailer Sway
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