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V8-powered Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept
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V8-powered Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept

Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept Wrangler Rubicon 392 is just a concept for now, FCA says, “Jeep Wrangler enthusiasts have been asking us for a Wrangler V8, and our new Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept proves that we have the ability to make that happen." The new 6.4-litre (392 cubic inches) engine is the first V8 used by Jeep since that of the 1981 CJ, which produced just 125bhp and 220lb ft (298Nm) of torque. The Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept, by contrast, produces 444bhp and 450lb ft (610Nm), giving it a 0-60mph time of less than 5.0sec.  Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept Alongside the larger engine, Rubicon’s off-road-ability comes from Dana 44 axles, Fox shocks, a full-time two-speed transfer case, electric front- and rear-axle locking differentials, 37in mud-terrain tyres an...
2018 Jeep Wrangler 3-door spied in India
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2018 Jeep Wrangler 3-door spied in India

The 2018 Jeep Wrangler SUV has been spotted in India and is expected to be launched soon. The image also reveal that the SUV is right-hand drive (RHD) model and considering the fact that the Wrangler is sold in India as a CBU (completely built unit), Jeep might launch new-gen model by the end of 2018 or early 2019. It is possible that the SUV is here for homologation. The 2018 Jeep Wrangler models (3-door & 5-door) were first showcased in November last year, at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show, followed by its European debut at the Geneva Motor Show early this year in March 2018. The latest spy image of 3-door Jeep Wrangler is expected to be one of the higher-spec models (possibly the Sahara). The new Jeep Wrangler comes with: New platform that is lighter and larger ...
JEEP Compass scores 5-STAR EuroNCAP rating
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JEEP Compass scores 5-STAR EuroNCAP rating

The Jeep Compass has attained the maximum five-star EuroNCAP rating, the manufacturer’s latest model incorporating the latest technology from the iconic brand, scored positive ratings in all categories – including adult protection, child protection, pedestrian protection and driving assistance safety systems.  The result is even more significant considering that it meets the 2017 severe, ever increasing EuroNCAP standards, underscoring how the Jeep Compass has been developed with safety and protection at its heart.The new compact SUV combines the brand’s legendary off-road capability with user-friendly technology and a full array of driving assistance systems – all wrapped up in a distinctive modern design. Making a major contribution to the Jeep Compass’s maximum five-star r...
JEEP announces New Limited Edition WRANGLER RUBICON RECON
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JEEP announces New Limited Edition WRANGLER RUBICON RECON

Jeep continues to expand its popular range of Wrangler 4x4 vehicles with the introduction of a stunning new limited edition, the Rubicon Recon. The new special edition model will offer improved 4x4 capability thanks to specific off-road components including a stronger front axle and heavy-duty cast rear differential covers. Revealed at this year’s Geneva Motor Show, the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon brings to the most capable production vehicle in the world even greater capability, including more protection from the most severe, rugged off-road terrain. The new special edition model will offer improved 4x4 capability thanks to specific off-road components including a stronger front axle and heavy-duty cast rear differential covers. Based on the existing Wrangler Rubicon model, the ...
Jeep Compass bookings open. Launch expected on June 17, 2017
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Jeep Compass bookings open. Launch expected on June 17, 2017

Jeep dealerships have started accepting bookings for their Compass SUV. Launch expected to happen by 16th or 17th June 2017. According to a report by Financial Express, a dealership in Delhi has started accepting bookings for the Compass SUV with a token amount of INR 50,000. The SUV is expected to be launch by 16th or 17th June 2007. The dealership also confirmed that the starting price of the Compass will range between Rs 15 lakh and Rs 22 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi. The Jeep Compass will be powered by a 1.4-litre Multiair petrol engine and a 2.0-litre diesel engine. The petrol engine will generate 160 hp of power and 250 Nm of torque while the diesel engine will produce a little more than 170 hp of power and 350 Nm of torque. As per the dealership, the petrol engine will be availabl...
Jeep Compass spied testing. Reveal cabin detail in new spy shots
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Jeep Compass spied testing. Reveal cabin detail in new spy shots

The Jeep Compass was revealed last week and is an extremely important car for Jeep in India. Expected to be priced at under INR 20 lakh, the Compass will take on the likes of the Hyundai Creta, Mahindra XUV500 and the Tata Hexa. Recently, folks at Car and Bike spotted two test mules of Jeep Compass somewhere in Pune. The test mules gave us few clues on what the production model could feature: The variants caught testing here are Longitude and Limited The Longitude will probably be the mid-variant on offer The Limited will be the top-of-the-line variant The base variant will be the Sport The Limited variant features what looks like an 8.8 inch touchscreen infotainment system The Longitude variant gets a smaller screen which doesn't exactly look like a touchscre...
2017 Jeep Compass unveiled. India launch October 2017
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2017 Jeep Compass unveiled. India launch October 2017

Jeep's all-new C-segment competitor, the Compass makes its debut in Brazil. Based on a stretched version of the Renegade platform, the Compass  is expected to have petrol and diesel engines with a choice of 6-speed as well as 9-speed automatic transmissions. (more…)