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The Cherokee Nation wants Jeep to stop using its name on the popular 45-year-old vehicle

Relations between Native American tribes and corporate imagery depicting the people has shifted dramatically in the past few years. Jeep The Cherokee Nation wants Jeep to stop using the tribe's name, which the brand has used since 1975. Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. says he anticipates "further discussions" over a potential rebranding. Hoskin told Insider, "Our names were carefully selected by our ancestors before written history." Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The Che...
Tags: Transportation, Washington, Cars, US, NFL, Trends, Native American, Jeep, Jeep Cherokee, Hoskins, Chuck Hoskin, Cherokee Nation, Hoskin, Chuck Hoskin Jr, Aleeya Mayo, Washington Redskins Football Team


Cherokee Nation Leader Suggests Jeep Reconsider SUV Names

The Cherokee Nation has requested that Jeep change the name of some of its vehicles. While you can probably guess which ones are causing offense, it should be stated that the automaker has been utilizing the Cherokee name to evoke a sense of power and natural harmony for over 45 years. But nobody is going […] The post Cherokee Nation Leader Suggests Jeep Reconsider SUV Names appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Fca, Autos, Jeep, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Grand Cherokee, Cherokee, Cherokee Nation, News Blog, Stellantis, Cultural Issues, Vehicle Names


Cherokee Nation Leader Suggest Jeep Reconsider SUV Names

The Cherokee Nation has requested that Jeep change the name of some of its vehicles. While you can probably guess which ones are causing offense, it should be stated that the automaker has been utilizing the Cherokee name to evoke a sense of power and natural harmony for over 45 years. But nobody is going […] The post Cherokee Nation Leader Suggest Jeep Reconsider SUV Names appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Fca, Autos, Jeep, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Grand Cherokee, Cherokee, Cherokee Nation, News Blog, Stellantis, Cultural Issues, Vehicle Names


Time for Jeep to stop using Cherokee as a vehicle name, tribe's chief says

Chuck Hoskin of the Cherokee Nation says company ‘does not honor us by having our name plastered on a car’It is time for Jeep to stop using the Cherokee Nation’s name on its Cherokee and Grand Cherokee SUVs, the chief of the Oklahoma-based tribe has said.Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr said in a statement, which was first reported by Car & Driver magazine, that he believes corporations and sports teams should stop using Native American names, images and mascots as nicknames or on their products. Continue ...
Tags: US news, Native Americans, Oklahoma, Jeep, Chuck Hoskin, Cherokee Nation, Chuck Hoskin Jr


Cherokee Nation asks Jeep to drop the name

The Cherokee Nation does not feel having a Jeep named after it is appropriate and has asked the car company stop. Car and Driver: "I'm sure this comes from a place that is well-intended, but it does not honor us by having our name plastered on the side of a car," Chuck Hoskin, Jr. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Native Americans, Automobiles, Jeep, Naming Rights, Chuck Hoskin, Cherokee Nation


In Review: 2021 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk

It's not a Wrangler, and it doesn't look like it could do the job, but the Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk is actually very off-road capable - and then very well-mannered once it's back on the asphalt. Find out more in my review at AutoTRADER.ca. [Author: Jil McIntosh]
Tags: Autos, Jeep, Off-road Driving, Jil McIntosh, AutoTrader


Here are some of the car models most likely to be in shorter supply due to the global chip shortage

New Chevys for sale fill the lot at Raymond Chevrolet in Antioch, Illinois, July 17, 2014. John Gress/Corbis/Getty Images Car dealerships are already reflecting the slowdown in manufacturing due to the global chip shortage. Shoppers may see higher prices and lower availability of certain car models. Car companies began halting production in January and expect to lose billions this year. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. A global shortage of computer chips has caused s...
Tags: Transportation, Japan, News, Mexico, Cars, Trends, General Motors, Bloomberg, Ford, Gm, Chrysler, Toyota, Bmw, Volkswagen, Dodge, Honda


Jeep & Publicis Dubaï / Leo Burnett Italy Wants You To Reconnect with Adventure

  In 2020 more than ever, when we have had to limit our travel, the need for adventure and escape is felt.   The Jeep brand, with its legitimacy in terms of exploration, is presented in this magnificent campaign (crafted by Chilean artists Salamagica) as the perfect link with the great outdoors and freedom.   Being behind the wheel of a Jeep means giving yourself the opportunity to leave your daily life, to discover new perspectives, to go where others are not.   Imagined by Publicis D...
Tags: Advertising, Automotive, Italy, Publicis, Jeep, Leo Burnett, Gloria J, Publicis Dubai, Publicis Middle East, Publicis Dubaï Leo Burnett Italy, Salamagica, Nicola Gibson Ebdon Agency, Rafael Augusto Francesco Martini, Mohamed Bareche Thiago Gouveia, Ayman Shehade Art Director, Tina Balaa Art Director


Opinion: Jeep’s Super Bowl Ad Won’t Unite Us

Last night’s Super Bowl got out of hand about as quickly as the newsman fight in Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy. This meant that I, watching the game home alone since Super Bowl parties aren’t safe these days, turned to the ads to keep myself entertained. Sadly, with a few exceptions, most were as […] The post Opinion: Jeep’s Super Bowl Ad Won’t Unite Us appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Commercials, Bruce Springsteen, Advertising, Sales, Rants, Editorials, Autos, Super Bowl, Ads, Ron Burgundy, Jeep, News Blog, Superb Owl, The Boss


How Bruce Springsteen Agreed To Do a Super Bowl Commercial for Jeep

After driving “Thunder Road” for decades, Bruce Springsteen is taking a detour on Madison Avenue. The musician known as “The Boss” will command two minutes of commercial time in Super Bowl LV Sunday night, all part of a mammoth Jeep ad meant to reflect a national mood of coming together after four years of politics […]
Tags: Bruce Springsteen, News, Jeep, Super Bowl Commercials, Olivier Francois


2021 Jeep Gladiator Mojave vs 2021 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 - who wins?

In this corner, we have the 2021 Jeep Gladiator Mojave, and in the other, the 2021 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2. Which one is the comparison winner? My colleague Clayton Seams and I take them both off-road to find out -- check out our story and video at Driving.ca. [Author: Jil McIntosh]
Tags: Autos, Trucks, Chevrolet, Jeep, Off-road Driving, Jil McIntosh, Clayton Seams


The best trucks for 2021

Looking for a better way to haul your gear? From Ford to Ram, these are the best new pickup trucks available.
Tags: Cars, Trends, General Motors, Automotive, Ford, Toyota, Honda, Trucks, Best Of, Jeep, Buying Guides, Ram 1500, Best Of Everything, Tier 4


The best off-road vehicles for 2021

Looking to hit the trail? These are the best vehicles to do it in, including luxury, family choices, and more.
Tags: Cars, Trends, Trucks, SUVs, Jeep, Buying Guides, Off-road Vehicles, Tier 4


Jeep finally joins rivals like Mazda, Hyundai, and Kia in offering 3-row SUV - see the new Grand Cherokee L

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L. Jeep The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee marks the model's brand-new, fifth generation. For the first time ever, the Jeep Grand Cherokee L will offer a third-row option — making it competitive with models from Volvo, Honda, and Mazda. No pricing or further information regarding the two-row models was announced at this time. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. It's been a hot second since we've gotten a new Jeep Grand Cherokee. On Thursday, the automaker...
Tags: Transportation, Trends, Fca, Autos, Kia, Volvo, SUVs, Jeep, Mazda, Grand Cherokee, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Kristen Lee, Volvo Honda, BITranspo, 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L, 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee


2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee: L is for Large

The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L is full-sized luxo SUVing at its best, loaded with as many features as this class will allow, plus for the first time, three-row seating. Not over the limit for its weight class but big-boned like your grandmother, three 4X4 systems and Select-Terrain traction management mean the Grand Cherokee L […] The post 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee: L is for Large appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: SUV, Luxury, Autos, New Cars, SUVs, Jeep, News Blog, Third-Row Seating, Grand Cherokee L


Report: 2021 Jeep Wrangler 392 Rubicon Priced at Nearly $80K

We know the 2021 Jeep Wrangler 392 Rubicon and its 470 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque is on its way to market. Now we have an inkling on price. The gang over at Jalopnik has screenshots of a forum post showing an order sheet that lists the order code as “27X” and the MSRP […] The post Report: 2021 Jeep Wrangler 392 Rubicon Priced at Nearly $80K appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Autos, New Cars, Jalopnik, Pricing, Jeep, Reports, Hemi, Jeep Wrangler, News Blog, Future Vehicles, Wrangler, 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392


Customized Jeeps From the Factory?

Customized Jeeps direct from the factory? That could be a possibility. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is building a $23 million vehicle customization facility with Jeep Wrangler and Gladiator production nearby at their Toledo Assembly Complex. According to a story in the Toledo Blade, Toledo mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz announced a pending purchase agreement with FCA, saying he […] The post Customized Jeeps From the Factory? appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Accessories, Jobs, Sales, Production, Heritage, Fca, Suspension, Autos, Tires, Jeep, Branding, Fiat Chrysler, Incentives, Gladiator, Cosmetics, Enthusiasm


16 finalists in the running to become Insider's 2020 Car of the Year

Samantha Lee/Business Insider Welcome to the seventh installment of Insider's Car of the Year competition, featuring 16 finalists.  The finalists come from the more than five dozen cars we road tested during the year — from SUVs and sedans to supercars and EVs.  Brands represented this year are Chevrolet, Cadillac, Ferrari, Honda, McLaren, Jeep, Kia, Lincoln, Nissan, Polestar, Porsche, Range Rover, and Toyota. One of the 16 finalists will be named Insider's 2020 Car of the Year on Decembe...
Tags: Transportation, China, US, America, Trends, General Motors, Features, Brooklyn, Porsche, Ferrari, Maranello, Gm, Jaguar, Jaguar Land Rover, Toyota, Chevy


The best cars for driving in the snow

Put the 2021 Subaru Crosstrek at the very top of your shopping list if you regularly drive through a blizzard.
Tags: Cars, Trends, Tesla, Best Of, Subaru, Jeep, Buying Guides, Winter Driving, Subaru Crosstrek


These are the cars with the best and worst depreciation after 5 years

Filed under: Audi,BMW,GMC,Jeep,Lincoln,Mercedes-Benz,Nissan,Porsche,Subaru,Toyota,Volvo,Car Buying,Used Car Buying,Ownership,Truck,Convertible,Crossover,Hatchback,SUV,Electric,Hybrid,Luxury,Off-Road,Performance,sedan Continue reading These are the cars with the best and worst depreciation after 5 years These are the cars with the best and worst depreciation after 5 years originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 19 Nov 2020 14:36:00 EST. Please see our te...
Tags: SUV, Luxury, Porsche, Car Buying, Autos, Truck, Toyota, Lincoln, Bmw, Performance, Electric, Audi, Nissan, Mercedes-benz, Volvo, Subaru


2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392: Yes, It Has a Hemi

Truck wars. Pony-car/muscle-car wars. Sports-car wars. Now, we have off-road wars. The 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 is a not-so-subtle way for Jeep to lob a grenade, metaphorically speaking, at Ford. It was a concept, but there was almost no chance it wouldn’t be built, and so here it is for real, as a Jeep […] The post 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392: Yes, It Has a Hemi appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Ford, Autos, New Cars, Jeep, Future Cars, Hemi, Rubicon, Jeep Wrangler, News Blog, Wrangler, 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392


2020 Jeep Gladiator Sport S Review – Poised for Urban Life

Jeep loves to talk about its off-road heritage. And it has the goods to back the claims of boulder-bashing prowess that it makes. That said, most utility vehicles spend most of their time on pavement. And sometimes, the tradeoffs made for off-road capability aren’t worth it. Enter the Jeep Gladiator Sport. Jeep will never say […] The post 2020 Jeep Gladiator Sport S Review – Poised for Urban Life appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Autos, Car Reviews, New Cars, Jeep, Gladiator, Jeep Gladiator, Jeep Gladiator Sport, Jeep Gladiator Sport S


Jeep Easing Electrification Into Japanese Market, World to Follow

One of the main reasons Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is partnering with PSA Group is to help soften the financial blows of battery development, we literally just talked about it. But the French automaker has its own reasons for wanting to get into bed with the FCA, namely its rather diverse list of subsidiaries — with Jeep […] The post Jeep Easing Electrification Into Japanese Market, World to Follow appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Asia, Japan, Fca, Autos, Jeep, Fiat Chrysler, Plug-in Hybrid, Phev, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, News Blog, Jeep Renegade, PSA Group, 4xe, Renegade 4xe


The Kubelwagen was Nazi Germany's answer to the Jeep, and it earned the respect of troops on both sides

German Volkswagen Kubelwagen light military vehicles with soldiers from a Waffen-SS reconnaissance unit during World War II, circa 1940. Popperfoto via Getty Images As Adolf Hitler rose to power in the 1930s, he wanted to make Germany a motorized nation, which led to the development of the Volkswagen Beetle. But there was also a military version of the Beetle, the Kubelwagen, and like the American Jeep, the Kubelwagen earned the respect of troops on both sides of World War II. Visit Busine...
Tags: Germany, Berlin, America, Trends, Porsche, World War Ii, Volkswagen, Hitler, Adolf Hitler, Jeep, Sicily, Reich, Soviet Union, Ferdinand Porsche, Volkswagen Beetle, Kübelwagen


Midsize Trucks: Here are the top three I'd buy

One problem I have with new, full-size trucks is that they're just needlessly oversized. I complain about that a lot, so my editor asked me to name the midsize trucks I'd buy instead. Find out what they are in my story at the National Post (Driving.ca). [Author: Jil McIntosh]
Tags: Ford, Autos, Toyota, Honda, Trucks, Chevrolet, Nissan, Jeep, Gmc, Jil McIntosh


Jeep Shows Off Special Editions, Takes Place in Octogenarian Club

Eighty years of anything is a lot, with life and marriage – and the occasional fruitcake – being heartily celebrated if they ever make it that far. There have been a few car brands to mark this milestone as well; Jeep is the latest to join the club. Rather than rent the local banquet hall […] The post Jeep Shows Off Special Editions, Takes Place in Octogenarian Club appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Autos, Compass, Jeep, Grand Cherokee, Gladiator, Cherokee, 4x4, News Blog, Wrangler, Renegade


The 8 best popular cars to buy from rental agencies as companies like Hertz offload inventory

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Jeep Car search engine and automotive research firm iSeeCars has compiled a list of the best used cars to buy from car rental agencies based on potential savings. On average, car rental agencies like Hertz — which recently filed for bankruptcy and is now selling off some of its inventory — offer better deals than online and local dealerships, according to data compiled by iSeeCars. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 pickup truck has the greatest savings opportunities of...
Tags: Transportation, Trends, Ford, Honda, Chevrolet, Hertz, Nissan, Jeep, Equinox, Chevrolet Silverado, Nissan Rogue, Karl Brauer, Ford Escape, Ford Explorer, Chevrolet Equinox, United States Securities and Exchange Commission


Jeep Grand Wagoneer Concept: Reinventing an American Icon for a New Generation

The stylish Grand Wagoneer Concept is a taste of things to come for Jeep. Early models will be plug-in hybrids, although full electrification options will follow. Jeep Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer vehicles will be built in metro Detroit next year. Jeep is diving head-first into the premium luxury niche with its Grand Wagoneer Concept, and it’s not taking any chances either. The Grand Wagoneer Concept, according to Jeep, features a 4×4-capable, electric powertrain and a zero-emission, near-sile...
Tags: Fca, Autos, Audi, Detroit, Jeep, Gilles, Ford Bronco, CB, FCA US LLC, Uconnect, Ralph Gilles, Car News, Christian Meunier, Chevy Blazer, Dinamica, Alvin Reyes


Jeep just revived one of its most iconic SUVs and put 7 huge screens inside — check out the Grand Wagoneer Concept

Jeep Grand Wagoneer Concept. Jeep The Jeep Grand Wagoneer Concept is a look at what’ll most likely become the production version of the new Grand Wagoneer. The concept Wagoneer is a plug-in hybrid, but Jeep didn't say what would power the production version. The Concept’s interior has seven screens, including one just for the front passenger. We’ll see the production Grand Wagoneer in 2021, and Jeep expects it to start at around $60,000. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. ...
Tags: Transportation, Trends, Fca, Autos, Detroit, Cnet, Jeep, Fiat Chrysler, Warren Michigan, Jeep Grand Wagoneer, Obsidian Black, Kristen Lee, BITranspo, Jeep Grand Wagoneer Concept


QOTD: Wishing for Something Grander?

Big Jeep day yesterday, wasn’t it? Hoo boy. The off-road brand tempted buyers not just with a plug-in hybrid Wrangler, but also a taste of what’s to come in the full-size segment. The Grand Wagoneer Concept, which closely mirrors a production vehicle we can expect next summer, generated an instant reaction from TTAC chatroom denizens — […] The post QOTD: Wishing for Something Grander? appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Autos, Jeep, Qotd, Hoo, News Blog, TTAC, Jeep Grand Wagoneer, Question of the Day