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Lenoir City Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, Lenoir City, TN

1206 Broadway St E
Directions Lenoir City, TN 37772

  • Sales: (888) 690-6183
  • Service: (888) 854-9442
  • Parts: (888) 879-6414

History of Jeep Wrangler


*2015 Wrangler

Ever wondered where the Jeep Wrangler got started? It was actually back in 1987 by the American Automaker Chrysler under its Jeep marquee.

It debuted in 1987, was updated in 1997 and then again in 2007 and as we can see it is still constantly being revamped and redesigned today remaining a Jeep favorite.

Find out more about the highly recognizable Jeep Wrangler's history below:

  • 1987: Debut of the Jeep Wrangler
  • 1987-1995: The model was called YJ
  • 1992: Up until 1992, the Jeep Wrangler was built in Ontario, Canada. After that, the production was handled by Toledo North Assembly plant of Jeep. Also in 1992, the roll
  • 1993: Anti-Lock Brakes added
  • 1994: Optional Automatic Transmission added
  • 1995-2006: Model TJ was rolled out
  • 2003: TJ Wrangler Rubicon added
  • 2007: Model JK became available. Totally redesigned with four-doors in addition to the two-door body style
  • 2008: Now available with a remote start system
  • 2010: The Jeep Wrangler got a face-lift
  • 2011: Advancement in the Jeep Wrangler design to be even more suitable on a wide range of terrains
  • 2014: The Jeep Wrangler will be available in the fall of 2014 with all new color options available and new features for the model

The Jeep Wrangler is an American icon and is quite possibly one of the best-known off-road vehicles, which is why the Chrysler Group has decided to extend the life cycle of the Wrangler until 2018! 

The Wrangler has classic Jeep styling and pulls it off well. Get your own Jeep Wrangler today at Lenoir City Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Lenoir City, Tennessee!