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Jeep Wrangler Polar Edition Unveiled in Germany

Jeep Wrangler Polar Edition Unveiled in Germany

Sep 4 2013, 12:30pm CDT | by

Special edition is based on the Jeep Sahara

Jeep has unveiled a special edition of the popular Wrangler at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor show. The special edition Wrangler is called the Polar edition and is designed to celebrate winter 4 x 4...

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Jeep Wrangler Polar Edition Unveiled in Germany

Sep 4 2013, 12:30pm CDT | by

Special edition is based on the Jeep Sahara

Jeep has unveiled a special edition of the popular Wrangler at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor show. The special edition Wrangler is called the Polar edition and is designed to celebrate winter 4 x 4 driving capability. The special edition receives a new front grille with black accents, hearts for tire cover, body color hard top, and 18-inch gloss black alloy wheels.

The special edition Wrangler also features a Trac-Lok limited slip rear differential. The special edition will be available in Q1 2014 in the two door version and the four-door version. Buyers will be able to opt between a 2.8-liter turbo diesel or 3.6-liter V6 engine.

On the outside, the special edition Wrangler will be Hydro blue with a Black interior. The vehicle is based on the Jeep Wrangler Sahara model. The official pricing is unannounced at this time.

 
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Frosty Tide: Jeep Bringing a Pair of Curiously Named Renegade Concepts to the 2014 SEMA Show

Oct 24 2014 5:12pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

The connotations might seem undesirable, but here is some “frostbite” you wouldn’t mind getting and a “riptide” you might wish to get caught in. We are talking, of course, about two special variations of the diminutive 2015 Renegade, which Jeep has prepared for the upcoming mod-crazy SEMA show in Las Vegas. The Renegade Frostbite, painted in white with blue front grille surroundings, partially blue wheels, and blue mirror caps, plays a somewhat Arctic theme. The mo ...
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Report: 2015 Honda CR-V performs poorly in Swedish AWD test [w/video]

Oct 24 2014 2:57pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Europe, Videos, Crossover, Honda Swedish auto magazine Teknikens Värld has never been afraid to call out automakers when a vehicle fails one of its battery of examinations. Its famous Moose Test recently caught the Porsche Macan out, and a few years ago, there was a protracted argument between Teknikens Värld and Jeep over the performance of a Grand Cherokee in that evaluation. This time, the 2015 Honda CR-V is raising the magaz ...
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Jeep & Ram show their concepts for SEMA

Oct 24 2014 2:00pm CDT | Source: World Car Fans

The SEMA news continues as Jeep and Ram have unveiled a handful of concepts for the annual tu ...
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Jeep and Ram Preview SEMA Concepts

Oct 24 2014 1:10pm CDT | Source: Truck Trend

Ram and Jeep gave the world a sneak peak at their concepts for the 2014 SEMA Show today.Ram and Jeep gave the world a sneak peak at their concepts for the 2014 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show today. The custom vehicles, which are based on the Jeep Renegade, Ram 2500, and Ram ProMaster, will join cars from the rest of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ fleet at the November SEMA Show in Las ...
Source: Truck Trend   Full article at: Truck Trend
 

 
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Fiat-Chrysler shows its SEMA lineup

Oct 24 2014 12:34pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Aftermarket, Concept Cars, SEMA Show, Performance, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Fiat, Ram Fiat Chrysler Automobiles already previewed its 2014 SEMA show lineup with some slick renders. Now, the automaker has finally showed us the actual cars, and among the group there are definitely some that stand out more than others. Dodge is really showing off its muscle at this year's show with four concepts that all pump up the power of the brand's models. Perhaps ...
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VW vs. Toyota—FIGHT! The Tale of the Tape as Two Behemoths Vie to Be Number 1

Oct 24 2014 11:26am CDT | Source: Car and Driver

There is safety in sales numbers, and as it becomes more and more costly to turn a profit in the car industry, we’ll continue to see brands consolidate under immense corporate umbrellas, such as Chrysler’s marriage to Fiat. But while some fight to survive, others fight to rule. Today, Toyota and Volkswagen dominate as the world’s largest automakers. But economic crises, natural disasters, and recall hysteria can change fortunes rapidly. What follows is a look at the present positions of ...
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Next-Gen Wrangler Keeping Body-On-Frame Design, Toledo Production: Report

Oct 24 2014 11:00am CDT | Source: Motor Authority

Development of the next-generation Jeep Wrangler is underway, and some big changes are expected for the iconic off-roader. However, Jeep will reportedly keep some elements of the current Wrangler, including its body-on-frame chassis. Surely a relief to Wrangler fans, this bit of information comes courtesy of Automotive News (su ...
Source: Motor Authority   Full article at: Motor Authority
 

 
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New 2018 Jeep Wrangler will not be a unibody

Oct 24 2014 9:59am CDT | Source: Driving Canada

Rumours of a unibody Jeep Wrangler had enthusiasts worried that they’re favourite SUV was going to advance unibody construction. But this report from Auto Guide says traditionalists can rest easy knowing that the Wrangler will continue to be suspended by a ladder frame likely with solid axles at each end. As a result, production of the new model will remain in Toledo, Ohio. Jeep spokes ...
Source: Driving Canada   Full article at: Driving Canada
 

 
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2017 Jeep Wrangler Stays Body-On-Frame, Aluminum Panels Still Possible

Oct 24 2014 9:24am CDT | Source: Car and Driver

Back in May, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne’s offhand comment that the 2017 Wrangler would move to an aluminum body for weight savings sparked tons of worried speculation among Jeep faithful: Would the venerable 4×4 ditch its tradition-honored body-on-frame construction and go unibody? Automotive News says it ain’t so—folks in the know both inside and outside of Chrysler claim the Wrangler will stay body-on-frame in its upcoming 2017 redesign. Marchi ...
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