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Top 10 best SUVs coming to Australia in 2021

May 12, 2020

SUVs are the most popular vehicle style at the moment. During 2019, Australian new car buyers bought 483,388 of them according to VFACTS figures. That’s almost half of all 1,062,867 vehicles sold in that year,...

MY2020 Jeep Cherokee now on sale in Australia, S-Limited added

May 08, 2020

Looking to buy a new mid-size SUV? You might be interested to hear the MY2020 Jeep Cherokee refresh is now on sale in Australia, headlined by the introduction of a new S-Limited variant which becomes...

2020 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon diesel review (video)

May 01, 2020

Here at PerformanceDrive we look forward to reviewing unique cars. Sure, the Corollas and CX-5s of the industry are great all-rounders that suit a wide variety of buyers. But it’s the creative and exciting stuff...

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee range update announced for Australia

Apr 21, 2020

Jeep Australia is announcing what will likely be the last model update for the current-generation Grand Cherokee range before the all-new model comes along, expected some time next year. A whopping nine main variants are...

Next-gen 2021 ‘WL’ Jeep Grand Cherokee debut delayed – report

Apr 17, 2020

Last month FCA design boss Ralph Gilles said the all-new ‘WL’ 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee will debut “later this year”. However, due to the impact of the coronavirus and subsequent pauses in production at many...

Hennessey MAXIMUS 1000 Jeep Gladiator enters production (video)

Apr 08, 2020

Looking for an SUV that can really rip up any terrain? Renowned American tuner and manufacturer, Hennessey Performance, has just announced its latest project based on the new Jeep Gladiator, the Hennessey Maximus 1000, is...

Jeep Renegade 4xe, Compass 4xe hybrids complete winter testing

Apr 01, 2020

Jeep has just finished testing prototype versions of the upcoming new Renegade 4xe and Compass 4xe hybrid SUVs in freezing conditions within the Arctic Circle. Engineers took them on an epic drive from Italy to...

2020 Jeep Gladiator ute now on sale in Australia, arrives May

Mar 05, 2020

Jeep Australia has confirmed it will be introducing the all-new Jeep Gladiator in a couple of months, giving the dual-cab 4×4 market another contender to consider. The Wrangler-based ute will come in as one of...

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee debuts “later this year”; FCA design boss

Mar 02, 2020

The next-gen, ‘WL’ 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee will be unveiled later this year, FCA’s head of design, Ralph Gilles, has confirmed. This will mean, finally, a replacement for the long-running current shape model. In a...

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited diesel review (video)

Jan 27, 2020

Direct from the land of the great, Jeep pushes into 2020 with its paradigmatic model, the Grand Cherokee. It continues to build on the fourth-generation which was initially released in Australia in 2011. Jeep prides...

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk review (video)

Dec 26, 2019

Does anyone really need an SUV with 700hp? Of course not. But does anyone want an SUV with 700hp? Yes please. We’ve just tested the clinically manic 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk to see what...

2020 Jeep Wrangler update adds AEB, ANCAP rating now 3 stars

Dec 19, 2019

Jeep has applied some updates to its Wrangler range to help improve safety. The changes see an increase in its ANCAP rating, jumping from just 1 star to a more reasonable 3-star safety rating. Coinciding...