The Jeep Commander's top tow rating is 7,200 pounds. A semi-truck, trailer, and cargo can weigh up to 80,000 pounds. This disabled big rig looks pretty heavily loaded, yet the SUV is making a solid effort of lugging it up Route 83.
Massive ignition switch-related recalls: all the kids are doing it. Even Chrysler, who today announced the recall of 792,300 older Jeep models worldwide to fix some very familiar ignition switch issues.
About a year ago, Chrysler issued "Recall N23" to sort a software problem on the Jeep Grand Cherokee and Jeep Commander. But a group of vocal owners claim their SUVs lost low-range as a result of the "fix," and have been battling Chrysler Corporate over it for months.
Everyone loves to hate on the 2014 Jeep Cherokee. Sure, it's a bit odd looking, but I like it because it's new and different. You know what they would get if they stuck to that XJ design again? Another one of these.
The tornado that struck the town of Dexter in Southeast Michigan last week took dead aim at a row of houses along Wilson Street in the Orchards River Hill subdivision. When the twister cleared, nearly everything was destroyed. Everything except this one Jeep Commander that miraculously appears untouched.
According to an unauthorized biography, Jay-Z was prepared to put his name on a special-edition Jeep Commander. (The one that looks like a randy carton of Saltines mounting a box of Pop Tarts.) That is, until Chrysler execs got nervous.
Golfers in Sarasota County, Florida spotted a Jeep Commander speeding along with cop cars in hot pursuit Sunday on the local golf course. No, it was not a scene from Caddy Shack III, it was 55-year-old Issa Alyan evading police.
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…