Jeep Wrangler

2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe hybrid debuts, most powerful variant

Sep 05, 2020

Yes, even the iconically rugged Jeep Wrangler is succumbing to pressures to become more eco friendly. Called the Wrangler 4xe, the new variant is described by Jeep as the most technically-advanced and eco-friendly Wrangler ever....

Jeep Wrangler 4xe hybrid previewed in Rubicon trim (video)

Sep 01, 2020

Jeep will soon be giving its most off-road-capable vehicle an electrified boost, with the launch of the Wrangler 4xe. A teaser video has just been sent out to preview the new version ahead of its...

2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon confirmed for Australia

Aug 12, 2020

Keen to go off-reading? You might want to get yourself one of these bad boys. It’s the 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon special edition. 100 examples have just been confirmed for Australia. The Recon is...

Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept unveiled with V8 power

Jul 14, 2020

It was previewed yesterday but now here it is. The Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept. It features the company’s monster 6.4-litre V8, as well as a number of commonly-customised parts and enhancements to improve the...

Jeep Wrangler, Gladiator getting 392 HEMI V8 option?

Jul 13, 2020

Jeep has sent out an interesting teaser which suggests the Wrangler and/or Gladiator could soon receive a V8 engine. A sketch was posted up on social media by Jeep showing the bonnet of said vehicle/s...

2020 Jeep Gladiator-New Zealand launch - 2

All-new Jeep Gladiator ute arrives in Australia

Jun 02, 2020

As if the ute market isn’t already competitive enough, Jeep Australia has just thrown its rugged and rather interesting 2020 Jeep Gladiator into the mix. It arrives this week following its initial introduction in March....

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 Hennessey Maximus 1000 Jeep Gladiator-sand drift

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...

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...

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...

2019 Jeep Wrangler Overland V6 review (video)

Nov 06, 2019

This is the all-new JL 2019 Jeep Wrangler Overland. It’s more intelligent than before, with cleverer interior packaging, and safety is improved significantly over the predecessor. But does this mean it loses some of its...

2020 Toyota HiAce scores 5-star ANCAP, Jeep Wrangler gets 1 star

May 28, 2019

Some interesting scores have come out of ANCAP’s latest round of testing and crash test analysis, with the 2020 Toyota HiAce impressing with five stars, while the new Jeep Wrangler receives a dismal one-star score....