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Upcoming New Jeep SUVs In India

Upcoming New Jeep SUVs

Here is a list of upcoming new Jeep SUVs in the Indian market in the next few years

Buoyed by excellent response for Compass, Jeep is planning to launch its global SUVs in the Indian market in the next few years. The company will also enter into sub-4 meter SUV segment to challenge the likes of Ford EcoSport. Here is a list of upcoming new Jeep SUVs in the Indian market in the next few years –

Jeep Compass Trailhawk

Before launching all-new SUVs, Jeep is planning to add a range-topping trail-rated version of its popular Compass SUV in India. In fact, Jeep dealers have already started taking pre-orders for the top-rated model at a token amount of Rs 50,000. Production of the SUV has already been commenced at Fiat’s Ranjangaon facility. It will be powered by the same 170bhp, 2.0-litre turbo-diesel engine. Adding to it, the SUV will be equipped with a new 9-speed automatic gearbox. The Jeep Compass Trailhawk also comes with serious off-roading capabilities. It features Jeep’s Active Drive Low-range 4WD and ‘Rock mode’ for its select-terrain 4WD system.

Expected Launch – Early 2019
Expected Price – Rs 30 lakh

Jeep Renegade

Next in our list of upcoming Jeep SUVs in India is the Jeep Renegade SUV. This model will be positioned below the Compass and will challenge the likes of Hyundai Creta and Renault Captur. It is based on small wide platform that also underpins the Compass. Jeep will launch the facelifted version of the SUV, which will make its debut by the end of this year. The SUV will share mechanics and components with the Compass. While the petrol version will get the 162bhp, 1.4-litre MultiAir unit, the oil burner will be a detuned 148bhp, 2.0-litre MJD diesel. The company could also opt for the 1.6-litre MJD diesel engine for this SUV.

Expected Launch – 2019
Expected Price – Rs 10 lakh – Rs 16 lakh

Jeep Sub-4 Meter SUV

American automaker has confirmed that a sub-4 meter SUV based on Fiat’s Panda 4×4 platform will go on sale in India by 2020. To be positioned below Renegade, the small SUV will rival the Ford EcoSport and Tata Nexon. While details about the vehicle are yet to be announced, it is expected that the new compact SUV will feature the signature SUV-like rugged design combined with off-road capabilities. If media reports are to be believed, Fiat is working on a stripped down version of the 1.6-litre MJD diesel engine. The new engine is likely to come with 1500cc displacement, which could power this SUV. Continue reading…

Expected Launch – 2020
Expected Price – Rs 8 lakh – Rs 12 lakh

Jeep 7-Seater SUV

Not just small SUVs, Jeep will also launch a 7-seater premium SUV in the Indian market. This SUV is expected to be based on Compass platform. For people not in the know, Fiat is also working on a 7-seater SUV based on the Compass SUV. However, exact details about the SUV are yet to be released by the automaker.

Expected Launch – 2021-22
Expected Price – Rs 30 lakh – Rs 40 lakh (Expected)

2019 Jeep Wrangler

Next model to join our list of upcoming Jeep SUVs in India is the 2019 Jeep Wrangler facelift. First unveiled at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show, the new Wrangler is expected to be launched in India in the coming months. The Wrangler comes with comprehensive aesthetic and feature upgrades along with a few mechanical changes. Mechanically, the SUV will retain the existing 3.6-litre Pentastar V6 petrol and 2.8-litre CRD turbocharged diesel engines.

Expected Launch – 2019
Expected Price – Rs 58 lakh – Rs 72 lakh

2019 Jeep Cherokee

FCA had revealed the new Jeep Cherokee 2019 facelift at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Along with new design changes and new features, the new Cherokee gets an all-new 2.0-litre direct-injection inline four-cylinder engine. Besides new 2.0-litre engine, the SUV is available with a 2.4-litre PZEV Multiair2 Tigershark, four-cylinder and a 3.2-litre Pentastar V6 engines. All powertrains are paired to a high-efficient 9-speed automatic gearbox.

Expected Launch – 2019
Expected Price – Rs 80 lakh – Rs 1 crore

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