Will Jeep Ditch The Iconic Solid Front Axle for IFS in 2017?

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When you think about Jeep you think about the Jeep Wrangler.  And when you think about the Wrangler you picture it on the trails, flexing on rocks, crawling over obstacles and stretching out that iconic suspension.  Unfortunately for the purists among us there are rumblings that fuel economy, and as a result weight savings, may take precedence over the more than 70 year tradition of Jeep.

2017-2018: Jeep to Build Wrangler Pickup Truck

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Straight from the horse’s mouth – Jeep president and CEO Mike Manley expressed his desire to meet North America’s demand for a Jeep Wrangler pickup truck by putting one into production with the next generation of Wranglers while attending the 2013 Detroit Auto Show.