Jeep Wrangler News

  • 2018 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon

    The new 2018 Wrangler is a big deal for Jeep, and in its redesign the company didn't leave its fuel economy stuck in the mud. In addition to the fuel-swilling V-6, the new Wrangler will be available with a more efficient turbocharged 4-cylinder engine, and the EPA has just revealed exactly how efficient it will be. The two-door turbo-4 sits atop the figurative Wrangler mountain lineup with ratings of 23 mpg city, 25 highway, 24 combined. Should you need four doors, those numbers drop to 22/24/22 mpg. DON'T MISS: Why Green Car Reports Writes About Full-Size Pickup Trucks The numbers represent...

  • Mopar-modified Jeep Wrangler features all-new items from the performance parts catalog
    Jeep Wrangler Plug-In Hybrid to go into production in 2020

    Looking back at last week's Los Angeles auto show media days, one new vehicle sucked up a disproportionate amount of attention and airtime. That would be the new 2018 Jeep Wrangler, a once-in-a-decade redesign of the iconic off-roader that's the linchpin of the Jeep brand image worldwide. While the...

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    New 2018 Jeep Wrangler boosts fuel economy, from bad to less bad

    Ahead of the next-generation 2018 Jeep Wrangler's debut, the EPA released fuel-economy estimates for the V-6 powered model of the archetypal SUV. They're higher, as are the ratings for pretty much every new model, courtesy of steadily rising corporate average fuel-economy rules for model years 2012...

  • 2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon Recon, 2017 Chicago auto show
    Jeep Wrangler Diesel already testing, before 2019 launch

    The iconic Jeep Wrangler is a tough vehicle to make fuel-efficient. Its separate frame and body add weight, and it has all the wind-cheating grace of a small municipal hospital. The Wrangler SUV only gets redesigned every 10 years or so, so each new generation is a big deal to Jeep fans. DON'T...

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    Jeep Wrangler Diesel To Come Well Before Wrangler Hybrid

    Jeep is still planning diesel and hybrid versions of the next-generation Wrangler.

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    2014 Subaru Forester Aces New IIHS Crash Test; Other Crossovers, Not So Much

    Last year, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety introduced a new crash test -- and a new rating to accompany it. A total of 13 compact SUVs recently took that test, and the 2014 Subaru Forester was the only one in the bunch to earn a "good" rating. The test in question is the "small overlap...

  • 2011 Jeep Wrangler

    When you think of rock crawling, trail pounding, off-road adventure what comes to mind? For a lot of Americans the answer would be a simple four-letter word—Jeep. is going to digress from the usual small car news to delve into the small and very capable Jeep vehicles like an American favorite, the Jeep Wrangler. It’s a car right? That aside we have a question for you: Ever experience a Jeep off-road? No? Well, the 2011 Denver Auto Show (DAS) and Jeep have a treat for you. Let us introduce to you Camp Jeep, a first for the Denver Auto Show. Camp Jeep is an extreme...

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    St. Patrick's Day Special: The Most Popular Cars Painted Green

    We write a lot about green cars, here at Surprise, right? Now our partner TrueCar has provided some data about which cars are greenest. That is, which cars are most often ordered in the color green. Consider this our automotive celebration of St. Patrick's Day. Lá Fhéile...

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    Video: "Dodge EV" vs. Challenger SRT8

     Dodge EV        Chrysler ENVI president, Lou Rhodes, believes a good product can save Chrysler. By the looks of these drag races (middle of the page) in Pasadena, he might be right. After committing to having 100 EV and range-extended vehicles on the road for testing by next year, Rhodes...

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