AutoNews Now: New turbo, fresh look for Jeep CherokeeJan. 16
Jeep Cherokee gets new engine, nip and tuck for 2019Jan. 16
Jeep freshens Cherokee for 2019Dec. 19, 2017
FCA US lifted the cover off the freshened 2019 Jeep Cherokee, showing a new front fascia that keeps the previous version's daytime LED running light strip but changes the light stack to give the SUV a less polarizing appearance.
AutoNews Now: New face of Jeep CherokeeDec. 19, 2017
Roy Lunn, father of the Ford GT40, modern SUV, dies at 92Aug. 16, 2017
A mechanical and aeronautical engineer who led development of the first Jeep Cherokee and Ford's original GT40, Roy Lunn helped pioneer unitized bodies for SUVs to help meet fuel-economy requirements.
Online dealer delivers for mail carriersMay 27, 2017
First Shift: Layoffs slated for Toledo Jeep plantFeb. 16, 2017
Fiat Chrysler emissions case referred to French prosecutorsFeb. 7, 2017
French investigators have referred Fiat Chrysler for possible prosecution after alleging some of the automaker's diesels produce NOx emissions that are several times higher than regulatory limits. FCA is the the third manufacturer after VW Group and Renault to be referred to French prosecutors.
FCA to invest $1.05 billion to retool Ohio, Illinois plants to build JeepsJuly 14, 2016
Fiat Chrysler is investing $1.05 billion in assembly plants in Ohio and Illinois to bolster Jeep output. The carmaker will invest $350 million to move production of the Jeep Cherokee from Toledo, Ohio, to Belvidere, Ill., as part of a strategy to revamp its North American manufacturing footprint over the next year and a half to focus on light-truck output in the U.S.
First Shift: Jeep gets billion-dollar boostJuly 15, 2016
How a panicky Ford came up with ExplorerJuly 11, 2016
Jeep, now celebrating its 75th anniversary, has spawned many a competitor, though few have been as successful as the Ford Explorer. And it was future Chrysler guy Bob Lutz who put Ford hot on the trail of the then-new XJ Cherokee in the 1980s.