Jeep Commander To Get Canned Before End Of First Product Cycle

Neidermeyer, Dead! Dean Wormer, Dead! Jeep Commander, Dead! This, at least, according to Bloomberg and their sources. The largest of Jeeps, the Commander, never quite found a place for itself in this mean old world. Despite carrying Jeep's styling over into a vehicle capable of carrying seven semi-comfortably, not… » 4/14/08 1:20pm 4/14/08 1:20pm

Ad Watch Exclusive: Chrysler Fires One Past The Censors

Looks like the folks at BBDO Detroit were having all sorts of fun while filming those web-only ads we found creative on earlier this week for the 'merican side of the German-American hybrid, creating a few different versions. But these two commercials for the Jeep Commander (above) and the Chrysler 300 (below the… » 11/24/06 12:06pm 11/24/06 12:06pm

Ad Watch: Chrysler Group's Looking For You To Make The Folgers Switch

Chrysler's using the same idea as the "if you can find a better car, buy it" ads — except this time they're striking straight into foreign territory with some humor in these web-only BBDO Detroit ads designed to push import-owners into buying new Chrysler Group vehicles. The first commercial, above is for the… » 11/22/06 5:12pm 11/22/06 5:12pm

Edmunds Crash-Tests the Jeep Commander

Thankfully, Inside Line's Kelly Toepke and her husband Barry escaped this wreck with a few broken bones and their six-year-old daughter was fine. In an attempt to avoid a spinning Forester smacked by an alleged hoon, Barry ended up driving the long-term test Commander onto a grass median and into a tree. Interestingly… » 9/08/06 4:30pm 9/08/06 4:30pm

Right Hand Green: Jeep Cherokee Converted for Right Drive for Sale on…

Holy crap, this is the scariest vehicle we've seen in ages. It's a US model Jeep Cherokee Sport converted to right-hand-drive for rural-route mail delivery, or for the UK, Australia, or Japanese buyer who takes his No Fear sticker literally. Comes complete with Darwin Award brand belt, guaranteed not to snap unless… » 2/13/06 3:09pm 2/13/06 3:09pm

Jalopnik Reviews: 2006 Jeep Commander, Part 1

So I was heading toward the new Commander when a-million-miles-from-MILF Mommy commandeers me. "Is that the new Jeep?" she asks, cutting off my escape route. Oh crap. She gazes at the Commander
s ungainly form like a crutch-wielding supplicant encountering a vision of The Mother Mary polishing the cross at Fatima
s… » 11/16/05 9:00am 11/16/05 9:00am

Pox on the Box on the Rocks: Dan Neil Decommissions the Jeep Commander

We've always thought designers of the Jeep Commander, in taking the shortest route to Seven-Passengerburgh, resigned themselves to a short-cut through Squaresville. Sure, it's the easiest solution to the "gotta have an extra row of seats" argument, but, as Dan Neil points out in this week's review, it makes for some… » 11/09/05 2:17pm 11/09/05 2:17pm