Badge of HonorMon, 11, Jul 2016
Jeep - a vehicle forged in the crucible of war that grew into one of one of the world's most recognized brands - is celebrating its 75th anniversary this week. The birth of Jeep is a complicated story that is subject to many interpretations. But on July 16, 1941, Willys-Overland Motor Co., of Toledo, Ohio, received the first contract to produce the Willys MB for use by the American military.
Toledo Jeep Fest to celebrate anniversaryMon, 11, Jul 2016
The more than 5,100 workers at Fiat Chrysler's Toledo Assembly Complex will mark the city's 75-year history with Jeep with a private, company-sponsored picnic and family day activities on Saturday, July 16.