As part of its sustainable transformation to become the top electrified SUV brand globally, JEEP brand, the Stellantis N.V. company’s global sport utility brand, unveiled a detailed roadmap for its upcoming lineup of fully electric 4xe cars.
According to Carlos Tavares, CEO of Stellantis, ” “Today’s news from [the] Jeep brand is yet another example of how our American brands are transforming themselves to support our aggressive decarbonization plans,”
“As we push to launch an additional 28 all-new battery electric vehicles through 2024, we’re certain that our upcoming releases will thrill our customers and keep them adoring the great American brands they’ve grown up with,” the company said of its portfolio of 14 well-loved brands.
At EV Day in July 2021, Stellantis revealed intentions to invest more than €30 billion in electrification and software development between 2021 and 2025, including equity investments made in joint ventures to finance their operations.
Electrification announcements support crucial Dare Forward 2030 global ambitions, such as becoming carbon net zero by 2038 and reducing carbon emissions by 50% by 2030 compared to 2021 metrics; setting the course for 100% of passenger car BEV sales mix in Europe and 50% of passenger car and light-duty truck BEV sales mix in the United States by the end of this decade; and aiming to have more than 75 BEVs and reach global annual BEV sales of
“It is our ethical responsibility to ensure a sustainable future of mobility for our customers, our employees and our planet,” said Tavares. “Jeep’s global SUV electrification offensive fits today’s market demands, and we’re eager to lead the way the world moves.”
The Jeep brand is developing a comprehensive electrified product range specifically designed to enhance the brand’s legendary capability and broaden its appeal. Building on the success of the Jeep Wrangler 4xe, the best-selling plug-in hybrid vehicle (PHEV) in the US, and the recently introduced Grand Cherokee 4xe. Four-by-E, or 4xe, are “four-by-four” vehicles similar to conventional SUVs but powered by electricity.
By the end of 2025, the company will launch four all-electric SUVs in Europe and North America.