Plug-in Jeep Wrangler 4xe combines all-wheel drive and electric tech
Jeep has launching a plug-in hybrid version of the Wrangler, the Wrangler 4xe. The Wrangler 4xe plug-in hybrid is equipped with two electric motor generators and a high-voltage battery pack, with a turbocharged 2.0-litre petrol engine and the proven TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission.
Free vibrant paint upgrades for the Jeep Wrangler
Jeep is offering free paint upgrades to anyone who chooses a vibrant colour when purchasing a Wrangler “to help positively lift drivers’ spirits”. The offer applies to a range of Wrangler colours including Firecracker red, Punk’n metallic orange, HellaYella yellow and Bikini metallic blue.
Plug-in hybrid Jeep Renegade from £32,600
The new Renegade 4xe will be the first electrified Jeep model to reach the UK. The Renegade 4xe can be driven on 100 per cent electric thanks to a 11.4 kWh battery paired with a 59 bhp electric motor, to ensure a range of 26mph and zero tailpipe emissions in full-electric mode. With two electric motors featuring Powerloop, all-wheel drive is always available to tackle off-road work
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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles offers guaranteed ‘deal or no deal’ Brexit pricing
This autumn Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is guaranteeing prices of all Fiat, Abarth, Alfa Romeo and Jeep cars, ordered before the Brexit deadline of October 31, 2019, irrespective of when they are delivered.