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Jeep introduces V8 Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept

The last time the Jeep Wrangler was offered with a V8 engine was back in 1981, under the bonnet of the Jeep CJ. In response to enthusiasts demand, Jeep has introduced the Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept. “Jeep Wrangler enthusiasts have been asking us for a Wrangler V-8, and our new …

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Jeep Gladiator brings heighten 4×4 adventure priced from $75k

Four-wheel-drive fanatics now have another option to choose from with the arrival of the new Jeep Gladiator into Australia this month. Priced from $75,450, the Jeep Gladiator is available in Overland and Rubicon variants, as well as an exclusive Launch Edition model that is limited to just 100 units. Based on …

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Mid-size SUV Comparison: Subaru Forester vs Jeep Cherokee Review

The mid-size SUV class is the most competitive and crowded car segment today. With no fewer than 20 players at the time of writing, buyers are literally spoilt for choice. But if you are looking for something that can tread beyond the paved roads of our concrete jungle, your short …

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2019 Jeep Wrangler pricing and specification confirmed

The new-generation Jeep Wrangler will hit Australian showrooms in early April, bringing a more contemporary design that remains authentic to the Wrangler’s iconic history, along with advanced safety and technological features. For the first time, the all-new Wrangler Rubicon is available with the option to house a 2.2-litre turbo diesel …

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New Jeep Wrangler handed low 1-star NCAP safety rating

The 2019 Jeep Wrangler has been handed a one-star safety rating in the latest round of independent Euro NCAP crash tests, giving it a big set-back ahead of its local launch in the coming year.  Already on sale in its home market of the United States and now in Europe, …

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2020 Jeep Gladiator debuts at the LA Auto Show

Jeep has finally unveiled its rugged Wrangler-based Gladiator ute at the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show, ahead of its initial US launch in mid-2019.  Based upon an elongated version of the closely-related Wrangler’s chassis, the Gladiator’s 3,500mm wheelbase adds 493mm between the front and rear axles over a five-door Wrangler, …

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Hennessey-tuned Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk packs an insane 894kW

The Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is already one of the most potent SUVs on the market with its 522kW/873Nm 6.2-litre supercharged V8 but that hasn’t stopped Hennessey from tinkering with it. Described as the “quickest accelerating SUV in the world”, the Hennessey Trackhawk churns out a mighty 894kW of power …

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2018 Jeep Compass Trailhawk Off-Road Review

While we’ve already taken a detailed look at the new Jeep Compass Trailhawk, there was only one question I had that needed answering when it was my turn to get behind the wheel – can this thing handle itself off-road? With most compact SUVs like the Compass having been designed …

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All-new 2018 Jeep Compass lands in Australia

The all-new 2018 Jeep Compass has launched in Australia priced from $28,850 plus on-road costs. Available in four trim levels – Sport, Longitude, Limited and Trailhawk, the new Compass is also offered in two and all-wheel drive with petrol and diesel engines. Jeep Compass Sport The Sport model is the …

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522kW Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk goes on sale priced from $134,900

The world’s most powerful V8 SUV ever, the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is now available on Australian shores priced from $134,900 before on-road costs. Boasting an unbridled 522kW of power and a colossal 868Nm of torque courtesy of an awe-inspiring supercharged 6.2-litre HEMI V8 engine, the Grand Cherokee Trackhawk sits above …

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All-New 2018 Jeep Wrangler uncovered

Jeep has introduced the all-new, next-generation Wrangler offroader ahead of its scheduled debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show later this month. Claimed to be the most capable and dynamic Jeep Wrangler ever, the new 2018 model has been revamped with a modern design that stays true to the original, …

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527kW/874Nm Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk confirmed for Australia

One of the fastest and most powerful SUVs to grace the streets in Australia from later this year will be wearing a Jeep badge. FCA Australia, the distributor for Jeep vehicles in the country has officially confirmed the  Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk performance flagship crossover will arrive Down Under as a right-hand …

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Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is a 527kW supercharged V8 bruiser

Jeep has unveiled the most potent Grand Cherokee yet, the 527kW Trackhawk performance flagship that will take on some of the world’s fastest SUVs including those from the Porsche/AMG/M stable. Set to be unwrapped later this week at the New York International Auto Show, the Grand Cherokee Trackhawk packs a …

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Jeep aims high with all-new 2017 Compass SUV

Jeep is banking on its all-new Compass SUV for growth in one of the tightest passenger car markets today. Developed from the ground up as a global model, the new Compass promises best-in-class 4×4 off-road capabilities, advanced fuel-efficient powertrains and superior on-road driving dynamics. Facing off a tough set of rivals …

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