Jeep is trying to enhance gross sales with a child SUV.
Jeep’s European advertising and marketing boss Marco Pigozzi told Auto Express that the model will introduce an SUV under the subcompact Renegade in 2022.
“The car will be able to be used as a badass Jeep, but it has also been designed to be used every day,” Pigozzi stated, including that it might characteristic an electrical powertrain if the proposed Fiat Chrysler merger with Peugeot dad or mum PSA Group goes by way of.
The unnamed automobile will doubtless compete with the favored Suzuki Jimny, a Samurai successor bought exterior of the USA.
In accordance with the report, the automobile can be roughly 13 toes lengthy, which can make it a couple of foot shorter than a Renegade or two-door Wrangler, however nonetheless two toes longer than a World Conflict 2 Willys MB. In 2016 Jeep unveiled a concept called the Shortcut, which was a smaller model of the Wrangler.
Pigozzi didn’t say the place the brand new mannequin can be made or if it will likely be bought in the USA.