Luxury SUVs on the market in a few years will be a new player from overseas. Among Jeep 2015 approved a project to create an ideological successor Grand Wagoneer, which made the room from the top of the product line of the brand Grand Cherokee.
The head of the brand “Jeep” Mike Manley said that the new Grand Wagoneer, world premiere is scheduled for 2018, will be awarded the title of flagship companies. Seven-seater “Grand Wagoner” to fight for the wallets of consumers with cars of different classes. As the newspaper writes Autocar, rivals in the novelty will Jeep 2015 model Land Rover Discovery, Range Rover Sport and Range Rover.
Jeep 2015 prepare an opponent for Range Rover
“In my plan for development of the product line there is a place for the car, which will be located on a step above Grand Cherokee, – said Mike Manley. – The new crossover Grand Wagoneer will not compete with the model Maserati Levante, as Maserati and Jeep have different target audiences. Range Rover – it is quite another story. Cars Jeep brand has always competed with the SUV “Land Rover” and they will always remain our competitors. “
Previously reported that the coupe Grand Wagoneer built on a completely new platform, which use for designing their models are also planning Dodge, Chrysler, and possibly, Fiat. The car is expected to complete a diverse line of power. In particular, it will include a petrol V8 engine capacity of over 360hp
Recall that in mid-October, the company announced the launch Jeep 2015 sales in Europe Grand Cherokee SUV with a new engine of 3.0 liters. A vehicle with a 238-horsepower engine can be purchased in one of two trim levels – Limited or Laredo.