Mopar’s Jeep CJ Surge concept electrifies restmods at SEMA

Every fall, members of the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) gather in Las Vegas to talk about everything going on in the world of aftermarket. Automakers often participate, and this year Mopar is bringing something electrified to the show floor of the Las Vegas Convention Center. The concept of restomodding a vehicle is taking an […]

by Chad Kirchner
With 250 miles of range, the new all-electric Jeep Avenger SUV looks like a (subcompact) class act

At the Paris Motor Show on Monday, Jeep unveiled its first fully electric vehicle, the new Avenger. Designed specifically for the European market, this subcompact SUV promises efficiency and capability in a stylish package. The first of an entire range of all-electric Jeeps, the new Avenger features a 400-volt powertrain that was developed by Emotors, […]

by Craig Cole
Jeep Avenger 4×4 Concept previews the four-wheel drive, non-U. S. subcompact SUV

In addition to debuting the first version of the new Avenger electric Jeep in Paris, the company also debuted a concept version of the four-wheel drive version. “Wait,” you ask, “the Avenger isn’t four-wheel drive?” The Avenger, a subcompact SUV that won’t come to the United States, has a base model that is front-drive only. […]

by Chad Kirchner
EV Pulse Weekly: It’s back! The Detroit Auto Show returns with a new name, new Jeeps, and… ducks?

On our inaugural episode of EV Pulse Weekly, Senior Editor Craig Cole and VP of Content Chad Kirchner discuss the return of the Detroit Auto Show. Or is it the North American International Auto Show? Some of the topics we discuss this week: Jeep Wrangler Willys and Grand Cherokee 4xe 2023 Lincoln Corsair Lincoln Star […]

by Chad Kirchner
Jeep’s Jim Morrison talks Wrangler 4xe sales, Grand Cherokee 4xe ramp up, and potential Gladiator 4xe

The 2022 Detroit Auto Show was a great opportunity to Jeep’s Jim Morrison to show the Secretary of Transportation what’s happening in Jeep land (including Camp Jeep). It was also an opportunity for us to ride along in a Wrangler Rubicon 4xe through Huntington Place and catch up on Jeep’s electrification strategy. Announced at the […]

by Chad Kirchner
Jeep expands 4xe plug-in hybrid lineup with Willys Wrangler and 30th Anniversary Grand Cherokee

While Jeep dropped its big news last week, it doesn’t mean that the company doesn’t have things to talk about at this year’s Detroit Auto Show. Two new updates to its 4xe plug-in models debuted, including a new option for the Wrangler 4xe and a new trim for the Grand Cherokee 4xe. 2023 Jeep Wrangler […]

by Chad Kirchner
Recon, Wagoneer S, and Avenger: Jeep announces 3 new full BEV electric models with a 4th to come by 2025

Given that Dodge is investing heavily into electrified vehicles and parent company Stellantis has four battery-electric vehicle architectures — STLA Small, STLA Medium, STLA Large, and STLA Frame — it should be little surprise that the future of Jeep is electric. During Jeep 4xe Day, the American automaker confirmed it will introduce four all-electric SUVs […]

by Jason Siu
2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe gains new High Altitude Package

Are you looking to make your 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe look sharper and edgier? Well, Jeep just revealed a new High Altitude package and the Hydro Blue Pearl Coat exterior color for the SUV at the 2022 New York auto show. The latter will be available on the Trailhawk, Overland, Summit, and Summit Reserve […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe first drive review: It’s a luxury Jeep thing

When you think of the Jeep brand, your mind likely goes to the lovable, and serious, off-road Wrangler. It’s the quintessential Jeep that has rolled off the assembly line in Toledo since 1941. But it’s not the most popular Jeep. The Jeep sales leader is the Grand Cherokee, and it’s new this year and quite […]

by Chad Kirchner
Jeep Wrangler Magneto 2.0 heads up Easter Jeep Safari electrified lineup

This year’s Easter Jeep Safari is almost here. As it often does, Jeep assembled a few concepts to take along wheeling in Moab. Of the 7 total concepts debuting this year, 4 of them are electrified. Magneto 2.0 Let’s start with the all-electric Magneto 2.0. Last year we saw the concept Magneto 1.0 debut, but […]

by Chad Kirchner