Grand Cherokee Newsroom
May 25, 2016
The FCA US Jefferson North Assembly Plant celebrated a significant milestone today when the 6 millionth vehicle produced at the Detroit facility – a 75th anniversary edition 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee – rolled off the assembly line. In its 24-year history, the plant has built enough vehicles to circle the globe one and a half times.
April 19, 2016
Jeep® and Ram Truck brand vehicles dominated the 22nd annual “Mudfest” competition hosted by the Northwest Automotive Press Association (NWAPA), with each vehicle entered winning its respective category. In addition, the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee 75th Anniversary Edition took home top honors, being voted “Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year” by automotive journalist members of NWAPA in attendance.
March 23, 2016
At the New York International Auto Show today, the Jeep brand expanded its Grand Cherokee lineup with the introduction of a new Trailhawk model – the most capable factory-produced Grand Cherokee ever. The brand also introduced the 2017 Grand Cherokee Summit, bringing a new exterior appearance, a plush new interior and even more standard premium features to consumers looking for the ultimate premium full-size SUV.
October 22, 2015
The Jeep® Grand Cherokee took home two awards at this year’s Active Lifestyle Vehicle (ALV) awards, including the inaugural Phoenix Automotive Press Association (PAPA) Best of the Southwest award.
September 1, 2015
Jeep® Grand Cherokee – the most awarded SUV ever and the vehicle that has long defined what a premium SUV should be – gets even better for 2016. For 2016, all gas V-6 and 5.7-liter V-8 Grand Cherokee models will receive improved fuel efficiency due to electric power steering, decreased tire rolling resistance and weight reductions with aluminum suspension.
July 8, 2015
Jeep® Grand Cherokee – the most awarded SUV ever – ranks highest among mid-size SUVs for the fifth consecutive year in AutoPacific’s Vehicle Satisfaction Awards. For the second time in three years, surveyed owners placed the Dodge Challenger at the top of the Sporty Car segment for its best-in-class vehicle satisfaction.
January 22, 2015
Green Car Journal has named the Jeep® Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel its 2015 Green SUV of the Year™. The announcement was made today at the Washington Auto Show in Washington, D.C.
January 14, 2015
FCA US LLC kicks off 2015 by winning four IHS Automotive Loyalty Awards. The Chrysler Town & Country, the Jeep® Grand Cherokee, the Dodge Challenger and the Jeep Wrangler were honored.
January 12, 2015
Edmunds.com has named six FCA US LLC vehicles as winners of its 2015 Most Popular on Edmunds.com awards. The Dodge Charger was named a 2015 Most Popular on Edmunds.com in the Large Car category, while the Dodge Durango and Grand Caravan took awards in the Large Traditional SUV and Minivan categories, respectively.
Dodge and Jeep® Brands Take Home Trophies at 11th Annual Carspondent.com Active Lifestyle Vehicle Awards Competition
October 22, 2014
The Dodge Durango, Dodge Journey and Jeep® Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel were each named winners in this year’s Active Lifestyle Vehicle (ALV) awards. More than 100 athletes and outdoor enthusiasts from around the country who participate in sports, such as marathon running, bicycling, soccer and kayaking, evaluated and judged new vehicles in the 10 award categories in this unique competition.
October 16, 2014
The 2015 Jeep® Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango are Must-Shop SUVs for Towing according to AutoTrader.com, which recognizes SUVs that offer the perfect combination of towing ability and interior luxury.
October 13, 2014
Jeep® and Ram Truck brands took top awards at the 2014 Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA) Texas Truck Rodeo. More than 60 TAWA members cast their votes after a two-day competition involving on- and off-road vehicle evaluations. While capability is an important element considered by TAWA jurors, the organization also studies design, utility, value and technology with detailed scoring in each category.
September 2, 2014
Jeep® Grand Cherokee – the most awarded SUV ever and the vehicle that has long defined what a premium SUV should be – receives even more content for the 2015 model year.
June 26, 2014
Mopar’s Jeep® Performance Parts is giving deeper meaning to the term “road map.” With the introduction of new Jeep Custom Hood Decals, owners can personalize the hoods of their Jeep vehicles with pre-configured map decals of popular trails or create their own map graphics using an online customizable tool.
April 16, 2014
The popular automotive website Edmunds.com has named five Chrysler Group vehicles as award winners. The 2014 Ram 1500 full-size and 2500 heavy duty pickups were named “Top Rated Vehicles on Edmunds.com” during the 2014 New York International Auto Show press days.
March 27, 2014
For the fourth straight year, the Jeep® Grand Cherokee has been named the “Official Winter Vehicle of New England” by the New England Motor Press Association (NEMPA).
February 14, 2014
Strategic Vision has named seven Chrysler Group vehicles as its “Most Loved Vehicles in America,” including Dodge Dart (Small Car), Dodge Durango (Mid-size SUV), Dodge Charger (Large Car), Dodge Challenger (Specialty Coupe), Jeep® Grand Cherokee (Mid-size SUV), Ram 1500 (Full-size Pickup) and Ram 2500 and 3500 (Heavy Duty Pickup).
January 22, 2014
New, special-edition ‘Altitude’ models of the 2014 Jeep Cherokee, Grand Cherokee and Wrangler were introduced this morning at the Houston Auto Show. Featuring unique “blacked-out” exteriors with a distinct and aggressive flair, the vehicles arrive in Jeep showrooms this spring.
January 15, 2014
The Chrysler Group starts off the 2014 calendar year by winning five Polk Automotive Loyalty Awards, presented by IHS Automotive. The Chrysler Town & Country won its 13th consecutive Loyalty Award taking the Non-Luxury Mid-size Van category, extending its own record of consecutive wins. The Jeep Grand Cherokee won its fifth award in the Non-Luxury Mid-size SUV category and the Dodge Challenger took Non-Luxury Sport Mid-size Car honors for the third time. Jeep Wrangler nabbed the Non-Luxury Compact SUV award and the Fiat 500 won the Non-Luxury Traditional Subcompact Car category, both winning their first Polk Loyalty Awards.
2014 Jeep® Grand Cherokee and 2014 Ram 1500 Earn SUV and Pickup Truck of the Year Awards From Autobytel.com
January 6, 2014
Autobytel.com has named the 2014 Jeep® Grand Cherokee “SUV of the Year,” while the 2014 Ram 1500 won the “Pickup Truck of the Year” award.