FCA Canada | The Launch of Two Special Edition Jeep Models
The Los Angeles Auto Show marks the debut of two new 2016 Special Edition Jeep models:
- 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Night
- 2016 Jeep Wrangler Backcountry
Jeep enthusiasts highly anticipate special edition models as they deliver customized features and, as stated by Mike Manley, Head of Jeep Brand- FCA Global, they “offer a distinctive appearance, while delivering an array of prominent performance and capability features.” The 2016 Jeep Wrangler Backcountry arrives in showrooms late November, while the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Night will be made available in the first quarter of 2016.
2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Night
The stealth like 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Night offers ultimate performance with a premium black appearance. The interior features Black Laguna leather with Silver accent stitching and Light Black Chrome bezels for a comfort that is rich in appearance. On the outside the new lightweight, five-spoke, “5Ten” 20-inch wheels come in Satin Black and reveal the Grand Cherokees SRT8’s performance loaded Brembo brakes. Gloss Black accents adorn the exterior from the roof, rear spoiler, front grille bezels, B and C pillars to the side window surrounds, creating a cool and confident evening look. The featured engine is a 6.4L V8 with Fuel Saver Technology, delivering 475 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque, offering you the ability to go beyond expectations.
2016 Jeep Wrangler Backcountry
This winter themed Jeep provides an abundance of off-road features and is based on the Sahara model with an added twist. On the inside, Piano Black vent rings, door handles and grab handles offer a polished look, while the black McKinley leather seat bolsters provide a comfortable and supportive ride. Listen to your favourite tracks through the nine-speaker premium Alpine sound system and connect through the Bluetooth hands-free Connectivity Group for an innovative take on focused driving. The exterior features a Backcountry decal on the front fender and rear quarter panel and sports a unique front and rear powder coated bumper. The 17-inch Rubicon wheels have been painted in Mid-gloss Black and raw in attention as they perform.
About Jeep Brand
Carrying over 70 years of legacy, the Jeep Brand offers an authentic SUV experience through class-leading capability, craftsmanship and versatility. It is an invitation to live life on the edge of possibilities, experiencing the remarkable with confidence and control. The Jeep lineup consists of the Cherokee, Compass, Grand Cherokee, Patriot, Renegade, Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited, providing a range of opportunities available in both left and right-hand drive configurations.
About FCA Company
The Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA Canada Inc.) is an international automotive group, which was founded as the Chrysler Corporation in 1925. It is now based out of Windsor, Ontario and is a wholly owned subsidiary of FCA US LLC, a member of the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA). The company holds approximately 440 dealers and is home to Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram and FIAT brands and well as the SRT performance brand. Based on total annual vehicle sales, FCA is the seventh-largest automaker in the world and is continually raising the bar by offering its customers the latest in innovation, style and experience.