Jeep to bring in compact SUV to India to compete against Brezza and Ecosport

Could be built on a brand new platform that may be shared with a sister brand like Fiat

Overdrive November 17, 2016 13:25:25 IST
Jeep to bring in compact SUV to India to compete against Brezza and Ecosport

Michael Manley, COO Jeep Asia and head of Jeep brand, confirmed that Jeep is evaluating a compact, probably sub 4-metre SUV for markets such as India. Speaking to a contingent of Indian media, Mike Manley stated that “there is an opportunity for (Jeep) to bring a smaller SUV into the market as well, true to jeep, not putting a badge onto something, but something that will continue to develop the market as well”.

Clearly Jeep is looking at an entry level SUV in a segment they have never ventured into before. First off they want to...

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