The bold replacement for the Neon sedan evokes SUV styling on a compact wagon. Engine choices include a 1.8L I-4 (148-bhp), 2.0L I-4 (158-bhp), and 2.4L (172-bhp). A 140-bhp/229 lb.-ft. 2.0L turbodiesel engine is available outside the US. All engines are coupled to a CVT (Autostick available) for improved fuel economy. AWD is optional on the Caliber R/T.
An all-new small SUV based on the Jeep Liberty underpinnings. The Nitro is available with a choice of two V-6 engines: 3.7L (210-bhp) and 4.0L (255-bhp). A sport suspension is standard on the Nitro R/T (optional on the SLT). Transmissions include a 4-speed (SLT) and 5-speed (R/T) automatics. All models are available in 4x2 and 4x4 versions.
Updated Durango features a redesigned hood, grille, fascia, fenders and new wheel designs. New features include electronic stability control, ultrasonic parking assistance and a tire pressure monitoring system.
A 6.7L Cummins turbo diesel engine rated at 350 hp and 650 lb-ft of torque will replace the optional 5.9L diesel. A choice of six-speed manual and six-speed automatic transmissions will be offered with the new engine.