Jeep’s B-SUV will compete with Ecosport, coming next year
Jeep is working on this new SUV and it will be based on the SCCS platform. The Fiat Panda 4×4 was imported to study the 4×4 characteristics and utilize it on the modular SCCS platform.
The Fiat 500L is based on the SCCS platform, but it doesn’t get all-wheel drive in it. The research and development of this product will be done both in India and Europe. Jeep brand name will be a strong driving force for sales of compact SUV in India and it will increase its volume in Europe with this B-segment SUV. Jeep will be introducing the 1.3-litre multijet and mostly even the 1.5-litre/1.6-litre diesel engine on this new SUV. Jeep