Jeep Plug-In Hybrids Get “4xe” Name

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Jeep previously announced plans to electrify its lineup. Now it’s given those new vehicles their own special badge. All Jeep electrified vehicles will sport a new “Jeep 4xe” badge. The first of these electrified vehicles were revealed at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show as the Renegade and Compass plug-in hybrids. The announcement of the new […]

2014 Jeep Compass

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The first big business story of 2014 was that Fiat finished buying Chrysler, paying $4.35 billion for whatever remaining stock it didn’t already own. The takeover had begun in 2009, when Fiat boss Sergio Marchionne flew into Detroit like a … Continue reading

2012 Jeep Compass

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THE RECENT YEARS of turmoil in Detroit have benefited no domestic automaker more than Chrysler, victim of mismanagement under three different regimes: its own, then Daimler and finally Cerberus Capital, the living embodiment of how to make a small fortune (start with a large one). Then an unlikely savior rode in from the East, and […]