Jeep has started tests of a new crossover

Jeep has started tests of a new crossover

December 12, 2017 0 By autotimesnews

On the web there were pictures of camouflaged crossover. It is assumed that the paparazzi caught a new model of the Jeep.

Pictures of the disguised crossover have been published by the Chinese edition of Autohome. According to the portal, the pictures show the future seven-seater Jeep, designed for the chinese market. The official premiere of the model is scheduled for next year.

The harbinger of the new crossover is the concept Yuntu – the American brand showed in April 2017 at the Shanghai Motor Show. According to preliminary data, the serial model can receive the name Grand Commander. Externally, the commodity SUV will differ from the prototype, in particular, the car will receive optics in the style of the latest Jeep Compass and Grand Cherokee.

It is expected that the Chinese Jeep Grand Commander will be offered with a two-liter petrol turbo engine with a power of 270 hp. In addition, the novelty may have a hybrid version. By the way, the Yuntu concept was a rechargeable hybrid, but the manufacturer did not provide data on its power plant.

Release of Grand Commander will establish in China at the plant of the joint venture Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and GAC. It is not yet known whether this model will appear in other markets.