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2014 Jeep Cherokees Finally Make Their Way to Dealers
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2014 Jeep Cherokees Finally Make Their Way to Dealers

Oct 23 2013, 11:51am CDT | by

Jeep Cherokees finally ready to ship

Car haulers loaded with 2014 Jeep Cherokee SUVs have finally begun leaving the Toledo, Ohio assembly complex where they were put together. The SUVs are due to hit dealerships two months ago but were...

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2014 Jeep Cherokees Finally Make Their Way to Dealers

Oct 23 2013, 11:51am CDT | by

Jeep Cherokees finally ready to ship

Car haulers loaded with 2014 Jeep Cherokee SUVs have finally begun leaving the Toledo, Ohio assembly complex where they were put together. The SUVs are due to hit dealerships two months ago but were held back by Chrysler while they developed and installed software to smooth out the engine, nine-speed transmission, and disconnecting drivetrain interaction.

Jeep has announced that it expects to begin delivering the Cherokees over the next 10 days. No official comment has been offered on the new delivery schedule. However, dealerships to begin getting changes in the status on over the units last week indicating the vehicles were ready to ship.

Chrysler has built about 23,000 Cherokees since they began producing up in June of 2013. The vehicles have been stored in large parking lots across parts of Michigan and Ohio until the software patch was validated and applied.

 
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U-Turn: What you missed on 11.4.14

Nov 4 2014 6:00pm CST | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Aftermarket, Car Buying, SEMA Show, Performance, Crossover, Ford, Motorcycle We'll obsessively cover the 2014 SEMA Show Today is the day that all the craziness that is the 2014 SEMA Show in Las Vegas begins in earnest. We're live from the show floor, bringing the best, the worst and all the rest of can't-miss automotive content from inside and outside the Las Vegas Convention Center right onto your c ...
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2015 Nissan Xterra

Nov 4 2014 4:22pm CST | Source: The Car Connection

Built for a very targeted section of the SUV market, the Nissan Xterra is something like a Jeep Wrangler with a more versatile interior space. For those living an active lifestyle with a tendency to end up well off the paved path, the Xterra is a great fit. The 2015 Nissan Xterra ...
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Video: Jeep dealer buries WWII Willys GP in showroom floor

Nov 4 2014 2:00pm CST | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Classics, SUV, Etc., Marketing/Advertising, Videos, Jeep, Military, Canada, Off-Road, Autoblog Black The Willys MB Jeep earned icon status during World War II thanks to its ruggedness, simplicity and go-anywhere ability. Following the war, it didn't take long for the handy vehicles to be scooped up by the public, and a brand slowly grew around the vehicles that has continued to thrive. Fast-forward to present day, where it's not uncommon ...
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Acura to Jeep, SEMA showcases performance, off-road mojo

Nov 4 2014 11:45am CST | Source: Automotive News

Automakers are showing off customized high-performance vehicles this week in Las Vegas at the Special Equipment Market Asso ...
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3 weeks ago

ICON vs. ICON: Two 4x4 builders and the quest for identity

Nov 4 2014 8:38am CST | Source: Jalopnik

Jonathan Ward's sister Elizabeth isn't a car enthusiast. But she was thrilled when she saw a rugged, upright 4x4 with a canvas top, exposed door hinges, and an ICON decal on the hood. She posted a photo to Facebook and tagged her brother, whose company, ICON 4x4, is legendary for stuffing modern drivetrains and gorgeous amenities into classic Toyota off-roaders. But the photo Elizabeth posted, captioned "Just saw my first ICON 'in the w ...
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3 weeks ago

Detroit Three lead strong Canadian auto sales through October

Nov 4 2014 8:35am CST | Source: Driving Canada

Chrysler was the top selling automaker in Canada last month, narrowly beating the other Detroit Three companies as the industry continued on pace that would eclipse last year’s record sales. Automakers sold 154,949 cars and trucks in October, a 6.5 per cent increase from 145,460 a year ago, according to data compiled by industry analyst DesRosiers Automotive Consultants, calling the results “stunning.” “Yet another huge month for light vehicle sales in Canada and for ...
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3 weeks ago

The Jeep my grandfather left me was stolen today

Nov 3 2014 11:03pm CST | Source: Jalopnik

Please help me kept an eye out, it's really hard to miss. It's a 1975 RHD Postal Jeep, painted John Deere Green with two yellow wheels. It's probably on it's way to Mexico by now, but it's worth a shot. It doesn't run, so it would have to be towed or tailored. It wa ...
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