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Ford F-150 And Jeep Wrangler Flooded As Owner Tries To Save Sinking Boat

<!––> <!––> The owner of a $300,000 boat in Cedar Lake, Indiana was so eager to save the sinking vessel over the weekend that he appears to have flooded his Jeep Wrangler and F-150 in a bizarre rescue mission. Social media users claim that the expensive Pavati wake boat started sinking just off-shore on the […]

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FCA Wins Trade Case Against Mahindra, U.S. Sales Of Roxor To Be Blocked

The U.S. International Trade Commission has accepted Fiat Chrysler’s request for an order to block sales of the Mahindra Roxor off-road vehicle in the United States. In a notice posted on the agency’s website, the USITC said it upheld, with modifications, a judge’s finding that Mahindra’s off-road vehicle is a copy of the Jeep Wrangler. […]

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2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara Review – Diesel Brings a Boost

2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara 4X4 Fast Facts 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 (260 hp @ 3,600 rpm, 442 lb-ft @ 1,400-2,800 rpm) Eight-speed automatic transmission, four-wheel drive 22 city / 29 highway / 25 combined (EPA Estimated Rating, MPG) 10.6 city, 8.1 highway, 9.5 combined (NRCan Rating, L/100km) Base Price: $38,645 (U.S) / $43,620 (Canada) As […]

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Looking For A Used Car? Steer Clear Of These Models With Engine Problems

If you’re looking for an affordable used vehicle, there are countless options. However, some are better bets than others. While all used cars will need some kind of maintenance and repair, it’s best to avoid models which are known to be problematic and have expensive repair bills. With that in mind, Consumer Reports compiled a […]

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FCA Says New Jeep Wrangler’s Global Warming Potential Is 15% Lower Than Predecessor’s

According to FCA, the redesigned 2018 Jeep Wrangler boasts a Global Warming Potential (GWP) that’s 15 percent lower than that of its predecessor. Furthermore, each new Wrangler Unlimited has the potential (over its lifetime) to account for emissions reduction that are equivalent to CO2 produced by burning 7.7 tons of coal. A key contributor in […]

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Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Protected the Driver in Dreaded IIHS Small Overlap Test… but Repeated Rollovers Didn’t Help Its Case

One of the joys of watching a previous-generation JK Jeep Wrangler barrel into an obstacle at 40 mph in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s driver-side small overlap crash test was seeing the vehicle shed its front wheel and scoot away as if nothing had happened. Well, in just-published tests of a randomly selected 2019 […]

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Jeep’s Future Includes Three-Row Models, Plug-In Hybrids And Electric Vehicles

Jeep is one of FCA’s most important brands and they’re embarking on a major product push. The first new model will be a three-row crossover that is closely related to the next-generation Grand Cherokee. The vehicle will built at the former Mack Avenue Engine Complex as FCA is investing $1.6 (£1.2 / €1.4) billion to […]

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Jeep Boss Says Brand Is Working On First Electric Models After Hybrids

After dipping their toes in the plug-in hybrid segments with electrified versions of the Renegade, Compass and Wrangler, Jeep is now looking to kick things up a notch by planning the launch of full-blown electric vehicles. Several models are on the cards, reports Autocar, and one of them could be an extreme offering aimed at […]

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Did You Know That The Ford Bronco Was Nearly Named The Wrangler?

After a 24-year hiatus, Ford will bring back the Bronco nameplate. The vehicle is ready and was supposed to be uncovered this month, but the coronavirus pandemic has forced the Blue Oval to postpone it. The new unveiling date is unknown to the public and media, so until they lift the curtain, let’s look back […]

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Jeep Gladiator, Wrangler Recalled Over Clutch Issue, FCA Doesn’t Have A Remedy Yet

Jeep has issued another recall for certain Gladiator and Wrangler equipped with manual transmissions, this time due to a problem with the clutch pressure plate. In the description of the defect, the NHTSA notes that under certain circumstances, the clutch pressure plate could overheat through friction, leading to possible fracture. Review: Should You Even Consider […]

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Jeep Wrangler and Gladiator Recalled Over Toasted Clutch

Jeep is recalling 33,237 Wranglers and Gladiators equipped with manual transmissions because the clutch plate can overheat and fracture. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) recall report, the callback encompasses all Wranglers sold with a third pedal from the 2018-2020 model year, with the same being true for the 2020MY Gladiator. The document suggests […]

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FCA Converting Indiana Transmission Factory Into Engine Plant, Will Build 2.0L Turbo From 2021

FCA North America has announced it will transform an idled transmission plant in Indiana into an engine plant. The automaker will invest $400 million to repurpose the transmission plant to build the GMET4 2.0-liter engine. The Global Medium Engine inline four-cylinder turbo unit is currently offered on the Jeep Wrangler and Jeep Cherokee. The investment will […]

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2020 Jeep Wrangler JPP 20 Limited Edition Is High On Mopar’s Jeep Performance Parts

Mopar’s debut at the Chicago Auto Show is the 2020 Jeep Wrangler JPP 20 Limited Edition. In simple terms, this is what you would end up with if you raided Mopar’s stash and fitted all the accessories you found on your Wrangler Unlimited. This loaded-up accessory model is only available for 2020 in an unspecified […]

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Jeep Rolls Out Special Edition Gladiator And Wrangler Models

Jeep has shown up at the 2020 Chicago Auto Show with special edition Gladiator and Wrangler models, all of them scheduled to arrive in dealerships in the second quarter of this year. There are three trucks in total, with Mojave and High Altitude versions of the Gladiator, plus a High Altitude Wrangler as well. The […]

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Mexico Gets Limited Jeep Wrangler Rubicon With ‘Xtreme-Trail Rated’ Package

A limited-edition version of the Jeep Wrangler has just been revealed exclusively for the Mexican market. Dubbed the 2020 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Xtreme-Trail Rated, the off-roader benefits from a series of modifications over the Rubicon and will be limited to just 100 units. For starters, the Rubicon Xtreme-Trail Rated comes outfitted with steel front and […]

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Become The Talk Of The Town With This Pink Jeep Wrangler

You know what romantics say, somewhere in the world there’s a perfect match for everyone. We guess that somewhere, there must be a person dreaming of getting a very pink Jeep Wrangler. Turning that dream into reality requires checking out Kahn’s ad and being willing to fork out £48,999 ($63,325/€57,353) for this particular 2014 right-hand […]

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