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Jeep confirms reveal date for 2022 Grand Cherokee 4xe

Jeep confirms reveal date for 2022 Grand Cherokee 4xe

The pandemic has thrown a wrench in a lot of the plans that automakers have for revealing and building new vehicles. Stellantis had planned to reveal all the details on the 2022 Grand Cherokee, including the anticipated plug-in hybrid Grand Cherokee 4xe during the New York Auto Show, but that event was cancelled. That left Stellantis with an odd situation where it had teased the Grand Cherokee 4xe during its summit on electrified vehicles, but had offered no official launch date after the cancellation of the show in New York.

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Stellantis will purchase its own in-house financing company

Stellantis will purchase its own in-house financing company

When it comes to buying cars, automakers typically prefer to have people by their car and finance in-house. All major automakers, save one, have their own in-house financial arms. The lone automaker who doesn't do its own financing is Stellantis.

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The Apocalypse Warlord is a Ram TRX for the end of days

The Apocalypse Warlord is a Ram TRX for the end of days

Apocalpyse Manufacturing has unleashed the Warlord, a custom Ram TRX with six wheels and a whole lot of attitude. With the aim of creating “a 6x6 vehicle that could survive the end of times,” Apocalypse has set its sights on the Ram TRX after crafting sinister versions of the Jeep Wrangler.

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2022 Jeep Compass debuts with revamped styling and a posher interior

2022 Jeep Compass debuts with revamped styling and a posher interior

The 2022 Jeep Compass recently debuted at the 2021 Chicago Auto Show, but it first made wares at last year’s Guangzhou Auto Show. The latest Compass may look eerily similar to the outgoing version, but the most significant and most obvious change is inside the vehicle.

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Stellantis’ electric vehicle plans are huge (and its taglines are silly)

Stellantis’ electric vehicle plans are huge (and its taglines are silly)

Stellantis - the combined forces of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and PSA Group - is setting out its electric vehicle roadmap, and, dodgy marketing slogans aside, there's a lot to like about its vision of EVs. By 2030, Stellantis says, more than 40-percent of US sales and over 70-percent of European sales will be of low-emission vehicles, coaxing drivers out of their internal combustion cars and SUVs with the promise of up to 500 miles of range and speedy charging.

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Rubber shortage deals automakers another blow

Rubber shortage deals automakers another blow

Automakers around the US and the world are still trying to figure out how to deal with the shortage of microprocessors. The shortage of microprocessors has been severe enough that automotive manufacturers have been forced to slow or stop the production of some models in many instances. Despite the chip shortage still plaguing the industry, another problem has reared its head.

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2021 Ram 1500 Mopar ’21 Special Edition is limited to 250 units

2021 Ram 1500 Mopar ’21 Special Edition is limited to 250 units

The 2021 Ram 1500 offers many ways for buyers to customize their trucks via the Mopar Custom Shop. Ram's latest is the Mopar '21 Special Edition. This appearance package is available exclusively to the 2021 Ram 1500 Big Horn and Lone Star Crew Cab 4x4. The Mopar ’21 Special Edition is limited to only 250 units (210 for the U.S. and 40 for Canada) and starts at $8,500.

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Chrysler Pacifica is the latest vehicle to idle production due to chip shortage

Chrysler Pacifica is the latest vehicle to idle production due to chip shortage

A microchip shortage is ravaging the US automotive industry as many automakers have been forced to idle production of some of their most popular vehicles. While some vehicles see their production stopped entirely, other automakers are building their vehicles minus critical parts to be added later when the chips required are available. The latest vehicle to have production impacted by the chip shortage is the Chrysler Pacifica.

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