January 6, 2016 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - Born in 1941, the Jeep® brand in 2016 celebrates 75 years of 4x4 leadership, military history and open-air freedom and adventure. As a tribute to this diamond anniversary celebration, Jeep is creating distinctive 75th Anniversary special-edition models of each vehicle in its lineup.
 
“Jeep vehicles have defined the authentic SUV and set the benchmark for off-road capability and freedom since they were first produced in 1941,” said Mike Manley, Head of Jeep Brand – FCA Global. “Today, Jeep SUVs continue to deliver 4x4 leadership, as well as fuel efficiency, world-class craftsmanship and premium on-road dynamics.
 
“In honour of the brand’s 75th anniversary, we have created eye-catching, special-edition models of each vehicle in our lineup that celebrate the unparalleled history of the legendary Jeep brand,” Manley added.
 
All 75th Anniversary special-edition models will be available in Jeep-exclusive Green exterior paint (Sarge Green, Recon Green or Jungle Green, depending on model), Low Gloss Bronze wheels, Bronze and Orange exterior accents, unique interiors including exclusive seats with embossed 75th Anniversary logo or one-of-a-kind Ombre Mesh fabric, open-air freedom and a 75th Anniversary exterior badge. The 75th anniversary models will arrive to global markets after the first quarter of 2016.
 
2016 Jeep Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited 75th Anniversary edition
The 2016 Jeep Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited 75th Anniversary edition is available in Sarge Green, Black, Rhino, Mojave Sand, Bright White, Billet Silver and Granite Crystal. Features include:
  • 17-inch wheels, front and rear tow hooks, Jeep badge, unique front and rear steel bumpers all in Low Gloss Bronze
  • Body-colour grille with Low Gloss Bronze grille throats and headlamp rings
  • Power dome hood with functional air vents
  • Leather-trimmed heated seats with accent sport mesh inserts and accent stitching
  • 75th Anniversary grab handle
  • Goodyear Wrangler Silent Armour tires
  • Unique off-road rock rails
  • Available rear locker
  • Jeep Command-Trac® 4x4 transfer case with 2.72:1 ratio
  • Dana 30 front axle and heavy-duty Dana 44 rear axle
  • 3.21 or optional 3.73 axle ratio
  • 16-centimer (6.5-inch) touchscreen radio with Uconnect hands-free phone and SIRIUS Satellite Radio 

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee 75th Anniversary edition
The 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee 75th Anniversary edition is available in Recon Green, Brilliant Black, Bright White, Billet Silver and Granite Crystal. Features include:
  • An all-new, unique front fascia, grille and headlamps
  • New 18-inch and optional 20-inch wheels, tow hooks, grille rings, fog lamp bezels, lower fascia applique, roof rail and badges in Low Gloss Bronze
  • New seat insert cloth with Tangerine accent stitching; available heated leather seats with embossed 75th Anniversary logo
  • Granite Crystal painted body accents, Blind-spot monitoring, power sunroof and 21-centimer (8.4-inch) Uconnect NAV-ready radio available on Limited models
  • Power sunroof 

2016 Jeep Cherokee 75th Anniversary edition
The 2016 Jeep Cherokee 75th Anniversary edition is available in Recon Green, Brilliant Black, Bright White, Billet Silver, Rhino and Granite Crystal. Based on the Cherokee Latitude model, features include:
  • New 18-inch wheels, badges and trim accents in Low Gloss Bronze
  • New seat insert cloth with Tangerine accent stitching
  • Dual-pane sunroof
  • 21-centimeter (8.4-inch) touchscreen radio 

2016 Jeep Renegade 75th Anniversary edition
The 2016 Jeep Renegade 75th Anniversary edition is available in Jungle Green, Alpine White, Black, Omaha Orange, Mojave Sand, Glacier Metallic, Granite Crystal and Anvil.  Based on the Renegade Latitude model, features include:
  • New 18-inch wheels, grille surrounds, fog lamp bezels, roof rack, tail lamp applique, rear fascia and tail lamp applique and badges in Low Gloss Bronze
  • Beats Audio system
  • MySky open-air roof system 
 
2016 Jeep Compass 75th Anniversary edition
The 2016 Jeep Compass 75th Anniversary edition is available in Recon Green, Black, Bright White, Billet Silver and Granite Crystal. Features include:
  • 18-inch wheels, roof rails, front fascia applique, rear step pad, badges and tow hooks in Low Gloss Bronze
  • Light Bronze interior bezel paint
  • Power sunroof
  • Remote start
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • 2.4-litre engine and 6-speed automatic transmission 

2016 Jeep Patriot 75th Anniversary edition
The 2016 Jeep Patriot 75th Anniversary edition is available in Recon Green, Black, Bright White, Billet Silver and Granite Crystal. Based on the Patriot Sport model, features include:
  • 17-inch wheels, roof rails, front fascia applique, rear step pad, badges and tow hooks (4x4 models) in Low Gloss Bronze
  • Light Bronze interior bezel paint
  • Power sunroof
  • Remote start
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • 2.4-litre engine and 6-speed automatic transmission 

NOTE: Specifications may vary per individual market.
 
About Jeep Brand
Built on more than 75 years of legendary heritage, Jeep is the authentic SUV with class-leading capability, craftsmanship and versatility for people who seek extraordinary journeys. The Jeep brand delivers an open invitation to live life to the fullest by offering a full line of vehicles that continue to provide owners with a sense of security to handle any journey with confidence.

The Jeep vehicle lineup consists of the Cherokee, Compass, Gladiator, Grand Cherokee, Renegade and Wrangler. To meet consumer demand around the world, all Jeep models sold outside North America are available in both left- and right-hand drive configurations and with gasoline and diesel powertrain options. Jeep is part of the portfolio of brands offered by global automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. For more information regarding FCA (NYSE: FCAU/ MTA: FCA), please visit www.fcagroup.com.

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