Video: Rally North America is the Rally You Really Want to (and can!)…

As someone with some level of experience regarding the "high profile" rallies, I can say definitively that I have no desire whatsoever to do a high-profile rally anymore. They reek of wretched excess and sketchy driving, and leave your license in tatters. So this year, when Rally North America invited us along,… » 8/13/14 6:19pm 8/13/14 6:19pm

Jeep 'Custom Map Hood Decal' Is A Cheesy Accessory I Love

Jeep is now offering topographical map hood decals as a Mopar add-on for the Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, Wrangler, and Wrangler Unlimited. For $300, the dealer print any location you want on this cool black-on-darker-black hood graphic. Neato! » 6/30/14 4:31pm 6/30/14 4:31pm

A Slight Detour For Our SRTxSW Road Trip

Important updates to our SRTxSW Road Trip we told you about last week. We will be skipping DC tonight because of the crazy Snowquester snow storm heading that way and will instead take the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT to Raleigh, North Carolina and will meet the Viper at another location. Also, we can now tell you Gizmodo » 3/05/13 12:33pm 3/05/13 12:33pm

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee: Bring The 30 MPG Diesel

There was once a time when there was scarcely a Chrysler product that wasn't a Jeep Wrangler or a Ram worth recommending to a normal person. And then the new Grand Cherokee debuted. An immediate hit with an exterior that was Jeep-tough yet refined with performance to match. For 2014 there's no dramatic redesign, just… » 1/13/13 5:12pm 1/13/13 5:12pm

Ferrari's New F1 Car Has Horrible Aerodynamics

Ferrari unveiled its highly anticipated F1 car for the 2012 season in bizarre conditions and many sites, Jalopnik included, are deeply confused and discouraged by the new racer. Click through for more details on this monumental failure. » 2/02/12 3:00pm 2/02/12 3:00pm

Even the Jeep Grand Cherokees are fast at the Moscow Unlimited

Last week we showed you a Corvette Z06 racing a Koenigsegg CCXR at the mile long Moscow Unlimited, with surprising results. We would hardly call this footage from the same event a race (we aren't sure what happened to the BMW) but the results are certainly still surprising. Sure it's a Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 and… » 6/19/11 11:00am 6/19/11 11:00am

The 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8's still a super-powered Sarge

A Jeep that can pull 0.9g on the skidpad? You already know that. But a Jeep with paddle shifters? That's a new one. Meet the 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8. And yes, it does look like our two-year-old spy rendering. » 4/19/11 7:15pm 4/19/11 7:15pm

New Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8's packing pipes

One hot minute before the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 is expected to debut, one of our sharpshooters in the field caught a pair of the sport trucks in a moment of repose. Tired from all the sub-five-second 60mph pulls? » 4/14/11 4:30pm 4/14/11 4:30pm

U.S. Jeep Grand Cherokee will get diesel V6

Someone with loose lips and a penchant for black sweaters let it be known the U.S. version of the Jeep Grand Cherokee will get Europe's 3.0-liter turbodiesel (good for 237 hp and 406 lb-ft of torque) sometime in 2013. Benissimo! » 4/14/11 2:15pm 4/14/11 2:15pm

2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 charging into NYC with 470 hp

It's not a secret amongst tuners that an abnormally large percentage of the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8's are exported two kind of people: Russians or people I've heard euphemistically referred to as "Latin American businessmen." Seriously. And these "Latin American businessmen" will be pleased as cocaine-laced punch… » 2/10/11 10:00am 2/10/11 10:00am

Seventy Years Of Jeep

Seven decades ago, the first small trucks built to bolster the U.S. Army's efforts in World War II rolled off a Ford assembly line. Wired.com's Autopia takes a look back at 70 years of Jeep history. - Ed. » 1/17/11 4:00pm 1/17/11 4:00pm

Europe Gets New Jeep Grand Cherokee With Old Diesel Engine

Chrysler will unveil the new Euro-spec Jeep Grand Cherokee with a 3.0-liter Common Rail Diesel (CRD) engine at this year's Geneva Motor Show. They'll likely also show off the new Chrysler 300. Sadly, we're only getting the latter. » 1/13/11 12:00pm 1/13/11 12:00pm

How Chrysler Killed The Hemi Brand

Chrysler may be killing the "Hemi" branding on most new vehicles, but as this photo of the new 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee shows, that thing's still got a Hemi under the hood. This badge-killing's nothing more than Pelosi-is-watching green-washing. » 7/07/10 1:00pm 7/07/10 1:00pm

Vampire Blamed For Low-Speed Car Crash

A Colorado woman is claiming a vampire in the road caused her to panic, throw her Jeep into reverse, and end up in a ditch. We're assuming "vampire" is a new kind of mixed drink. (Thanks doug-g) [NBC11] » 6/29/10 3:00pm 6/29/10 3:00pm

Jeep Ad: We're More American Than A Bald Eagle Screwing Bin Laden

This Amerigasmic 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee ad is only missing the SUV saluting the flag. According to the commercial, the new Jeep is the most American vehicle ever... built on a German platform. I live, I ride, I exaggerate. Jeep. » 6/17/10 10:00am 6/17/10 10:00am

IIHS Crash Tests 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Other "SUVs"

The 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee earned a top safety pick from the IIHS following their "midsize SUV" tests. Among others, they wrecked a Crosstour, Venza and Edge. Exciting vehicles? Other than the new Grand Cherokee, no. Exciting crashes? Hell yes! » 6/02/10 10:00am 6/02/10 10:00am

2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee: New Look, New V6

Chrysler's officially pulled the wraps off the 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee and it's sporting a redesigned stiffer chassis, actual quality materials inside and a spankin'-new 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 delivering 23 MPG. It's also not unattractive. » 5/19/10 3:45pm 5/19/10 3:45pm