jeep wrangler

2015 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Hard Rock: The Ultimate Summer Vehicle

By Aaron Bragman on July 23, 2015


I've driven Jeep Wranglers in the past, typically only for a few days at a time and seemingly always in Michigan's cold, inclement winter weather. While that doesn't sound like much fun, it's the best time to test the vehicle's… Read More

2015 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Hard Rock: The Ultimate Summer Vehicle

By Aaron Bragman on July 23, 2015

I've driven Jeep Wranglers in the past, typically only for a few days at a time and seemingly always in Michigan's cold, inclement winter weather. While that doesn't sound like much fun, it's the best time to test the vehicle's… Read More

2015 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on July 7, 2015

Jeep's Wrangler has all the off-road chops you'll need for an afternoon off the beaten path, and its four-door, five-passenger Unlimited version means you can bring the family along for the ride, right? Parents looking for a family vehicle should… Read More

Midsize SUVs Get Mixed Results in IIHS Crash Test

By Kristin Varela on May 12, 2015

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety just completed small overlap front crash testing on seven popular midsize SUVS. Three received good or acceptable ratings and four continue to struggle with the test. IIHS crash tests are rated on a scale… Read More

Recall Alert: 2006 Dodge Viper, Jeep Wrangler and Liberty

By Jen Burklow on May 5, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 43,800 model-year 2006 Dodge Viper sports cars and Jeep Wrangler and Liberty SUVs manufactured from July 1, 2005, to July 31, 2006 The Problem: Springs within the clutch pedal position switch that prevent the vehicle from starting… Read More

What's the Least-Expensive Car to Insure?

By Jennifer Geiger on March 17, 2015

The quirky little Smart ForTwo may have landed the top spot on Cars.com's Worst Cars of the 2000s list, but according to Insure.com, it’s one of the least-expensive cars to insure. The insurance information company looked at car insurance rates… Read More

Take the Trail With You With Jeep's Hood Map

By Joe Bruzek on February 2, 2015

Car customization and decals go hand in hand, and that's especially the case in the Jeep camp. There's no shortage of catchphrases and stickers plastered on lifted Jeeps across the country: "It's a Jeep Thing. You Wouldn't Understand," "This Side… Read More

What Are the Most Damage-Prone Cars?

By Matt Schmitz on November 18, 2014

In August, we reported Allstate's ranking of America's worst and best drivers by city, which concluded that Worcester, Mass., had the most dangerous drivers while Fort Collins, Colo., drivers were the safest behind the wheel. That got us to thinking:… Read More

Next-Gen Jeep Wrangler Could Have Aluminum Body

By Kelsey Mays on October 26, 2014

Ford unleashed aluminum — lighter but pricier than steel — to the masses with the aluminum-bodied 2015 F-150 pickup truck, and Jeep could be close behind. Automotive News reports (subscription required) the Wrangler SUV will have an aluminum frame when… Read More

Recall Alert: 2011-2013 Jeep Wrangler

By Matt Schmitz on October 16, 2014

Vehicles Affected: More than 313,000 model-year 2011-13 Jeep Wrangler SUVs manufactured between Feb. 16, 2010, and July 19, 2013 The Problem: Corrosion in the exterior heated power mirror electrical connector may result in an electrical short, increasing the risk of… Read More

Top 10 Features for Showoffs

By Joe Bruzek on October 13, 2014

Prefacing any great show-off moment is the phrase, "Hey, watch this." That's what Cars.com editors imagined when picking the greatest show-off features in new cars. What's surprising is the sheer number of over-the-top features surely wild enough to impress even… Read More