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wayoflife
03-13-2013, 04:37 PM
Yet more proof (at least to me anyway) that a Jeep truck is in the works...


Detroit Rethinks Small Trucks

Rising fuel prices have General Motors Co. GM -0.25%and Chrysler Group LLC taking a second look at peddling smaller pickup trucks—vehicles that the Detroit Three auto makers abandoned in the U.S. amid weak demand.

GM is planning to revive its Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon in late 2014, and Chrysler is considering a replacement for its Dakota. Both see the vehicles helping them to hit higher fuel-economy targets and to regain market share from Toyota Motor Corp.'s 7203.TO -1.01%Tacoma, the current top-selling small hauler.

Read the whole article here:
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323549204578316502619407298.html?m od=WSJ_auto_LeadStoryCollection

Philip *AZ*
03-13-2013, 05:01 PM
Cool.


Paratroopers stay up longer!

Linebacker
03-13-2013, 07:33 PM
Yet more proof (at least to me anyway) that a Jeep truck is in the works...

Being a Jeep fan, I sincerely hope you're right. Let's hope Ram doesn't see the potential Jeep Pkup as competition for the new Dakota. There's room for both especially with the Jeep brand being so hot right now.:yup: