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75th Anniversary Edition 2016 Jeep Lineup Unveiled

Posted in News on January 6, 2016
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Photographers: FCA

The Jeep has been in production for 75 years and in celebration, Jeep wanted to create special anniversary-edition models of their entire lineup. With 75 years of Military history, off-road performance, and adventure, the Jeep brand is synonymous with wheeling.

“In honor of the brand’s 75th anniversary, we have created eye-catching, special-edition models of each vehicle in our lineup that celebrate the unparalleled history of the legendary Jeep brand,” Mike Manley, head of Jeep brand for FCA Global said in a press release.

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The 75th anniversary models will be available three shades of exclusive Jeep Green, Sarge Green, Recon Green, or Jungle Green depending on the model. Bronze wheels and orange exterior accents and 75th anniversary and open-air freedom badges will complete the unique exterior. The interior will include exclusive seats embossed with the 75th anniversary logo or one-of-a-kind Ombre mesh fabric reminding you you’re in a special Jeep.

All 2016 75th anniversary models will be on dealer lots in the first quarter of 2016, so you won have to wait long to get your hands on one. Take a look at what each different Jeep model will have to offer.

2016 Jeep Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited 75th Anniversary edition
The popular JK model will be offered in both 2-door and 4-door for the anniversary edition with a starting MSRP of $34,575 and will be available in Sarge Green, Black, Rhino, Mojave Sand, Bright Wight Billet Silver, and Granite Crystal. This capable model is packed with unique features including:

− 17-inch wheels, front and rear tow hooks, Jeep badge and unique front and rear steel bumpers, all in Low Gloss Bronze
− Body-color grille with Low Gloss Bronze grille throats and headlamp rings
− Power dome hood with functional air vents
− Leather-trimmed heated seats with accent sport mesh inserts and accent stitching
− 75th Anniversary grab handle
− Goodyear Wrangler Silent Armor tires
− Unique off-road rock rails
− Available rear locker
− Jeep Command-Trac 4x4 transfer case with 2.72:1 ratio
− Dana 30 front axle and heavy-duty Dana 44 rear axle
− 3.21 or optional 3.73 axle ratio
− 6.5-inch touchscreen radio with Uconnect handsfree phone and SiriusXM Radio

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2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee 75th Anniversary edition
The Grand Cherokee will be available as a 75th anniversary edition as well, with an MSRP of $36,775 for the 4x4 model. This awesome handling wheeler will be available in Recon Green Brilliant Black, Bright White, Billet Silver, and Granite Crystal. This full-size SUV packs features unique to it including:

− All-new, unique front fascia, grille and headlamps
− Exclusive 18- and 20-inch wheels, tow hooks, grille rings, fog lamp bezels, lower fascia applique, roof rail and badges, all in Low Gloss Bronze
− New Gode-Tex seat cloth insert or leather trimmed heated seats with embossed 75th Anniversary logo and Tangerine accent stitching
− Gloss Black painted body accents, blind-spot monitoring, power sunroof, and an 8.4-inch Uconnect infotainment system

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2016 Jeep Cherokee 75th Anniversary edition
The midsized Cherokee 75th anniversary edition will be based off the Latitude model with a MSRP of $29,875 for the 4x4 model. It will be available in Recon Green, Brilliant Black, Bright White, Billet Silver, Rhino, and Granite Crystal, the unique features on this model include:

− New 18-inch wheels, badges, and trim accents in Low Gloss Bronze
− New Gode-Tex seat insert cloth with Tangerine accent stitching
− Dual-pane sunroof
− 8.4-inch touchscreen radio

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2016 Jeep Renegade 75th Anniversary edition
The compact Renegade 75th anniversary edition will also be based of the Latitude model with a MSRP of $24,375 for the 4x4 model. Color options include Jungle Green, Alpine White, Black, Omaha Orange, Mojave Sand, Glacier Metallic, Granite Crystal, and Anvil. Custom features on the Renegade include:

− New 18-inch wheel, grille surrounds, fog lamp bezels, roof rack, tail lamp applique, rear fascia and tail lamp applique, and badges, all in Low Gloss Bronze
− Beats Audio system
− MySky open-air roof system

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2016 Jeep Compass 75th Anniversary edition
The 75th anniversary edition of the compass will have a MSRP of $24,475 for the 4x4 model and will be available in Recon Green, Black, Bright White, Billet Silver, and Granite Crystal. Unique features for this SUV include:

− 18-inch wheels, roof rails, front fascia applique, rear step pad, badges, and tow hooks (4x4 models) in Low Gloss Bronze
− Light Bronze interior bezel paint
− Power sunroof
− Remote start
− Leather-wrapped steering wheel
− 2.4L engine and six-speed automatic transmission

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2016 Jeep Patriot 75th Anniversary edition
The 75th anniversary edition of this compact trail-rated SUV will have an MSRP of $22,475 for the 4x4 model and will be available in Recon Green, Black, Bright White, Billet Silver, and Granite Crystal. The features on the Sport model will include:

− 17-inch wheels, roof rails, front fascia applique, rear step pad, badges and tow hooks (4x4 models) in Low Gloss Bronze
− Light Bronze interior bezel paint
− Power sunroof
− Remote start
− Leather-wrapped steering wheel
− 2.4L engine and six-speed automatic transmission

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*All models will have a $995 destination charge

Source: FCA

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