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Driving the 2018 Jeep Wrangler

Fiat Chrysler brought its next-gen 2018 Wrangler and refreshed 2019 Cherokee out to a Malibu canyon ranch in southern California for automotive journalists to test-drive following a presentation about what's new. Photos by Mike Antich and Paul Clinton.

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2018 Jeep Wrangler at the L.A. Auto Show

Scott Tallon, director of Jeep Brand for Jeep North America, highlights the new features on the 2018 Jeep Wrangler, including new powertrains, safety and connectivity features, and roof systems. Tallon also discusses the Wrangler’s capabilities that make it a good fit for rental and other fleets. Read our full coverage of the 2017 L.A. Auto Show.

Jeep's 2017 Wrangler Unlimited Chief

Fiat Chrysler's Jeep brand is on the verge of unveiling a significantly redesigned Wrangler for the 2018 model year, so we took a closer look at the existing model, the JK that debuted with the 2007-MY. Read our driving impressions here. Photos by Vince Taroc.

2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Chief

The 2017 Wrangler Unlimited Chief had a solid ride and more cushion than I expected. With a Chief Clear-Coat coastal blue paint job and a white hardtop, it screams beach day.

John Deere Backhoe Updates Simplify Operations

The John Deere L-Series backhoe lineup has received some valuable updates, including the introduction of precision mode, improved pilot controllers, two new rear coupler offerings, and a redesigned hydraulic thumb.

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk

The Jeep Grand Cherokee, which has found an audience among executive drivers, adds a Trailhawk trim grade for 2017 that enhances the vehicle's off-road capability without the high price tag.

Jeep's 2017 Grand Cherokee Trailhawk

The Jeep Grand Cherokee adds a Trailhawk trim grade for the 2017 model year that's tailored for off-road driving with 4x4, terrain modes, air suspension, and even a "find a trail" navigation feature. Read our driving impressions here. Photos by Vince Taroc.

Off-Road Telematics Systems Offer Increased Value to Fleets

Geo-fences and curfews are becoming more standard, but telematics systems on off-road equipment now show detail on what needs to be done before a technician arrives on the scene.

Tier 4 Vehicles to Trickle Into Off-Road Fleets

While Tier 4 equipment is still new, fleets can get ready to incorporate them by training technicians for the new technology and budgeting for the higher cost.

Proving It in the Desert: GM’s New Full-Size Trucks Put to the Test

On primitive Arizona roads and the GM Proving Grounds, the new 2007 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups demonstrated their durability, strength, comfort, and fleet-friendly features.