Healdsburg, California (PRWEB) November 18, 2011
McConnell Chrysler, Jeep, and Dodge is the premier Jeep dealership in Santa Rosa, California. Recently the new 2012 Jeep Wrangler received the Residual Value Award in the Compact Utility category from ALG.
The celebrated Jeep Wrangler is known as one of the most capable vehicles on the market. The new 2012 Wrangler has topped that by becoming a more fuel-efficient and commanding vehicle with its 3.6-liter V-6 engine and 21 mpg hwy capability. The automaker continues to improve its vehicles to keep up with the ever-changing market and driver demand.
Raj Sundaram, an ALG representative, said, “The Wrangler is iconic among SUVs, and Jeep has continued to build its status by pairing its famous rock crawling abilities with fresh features, improved powertrain, and a refined interior.” He continued, “Regularly updated editions stoke demand, helping it jump to the top of the Compact Utility segment.”
According to a Chrysler Group press release, Jeep was recognized for its “dramatically improved on-road performance and even more off-road prowess” as well as its improved 3.6-liter V-6 engine with increased “fuel efficiency up to 21 miles per gallon, with 285 horsepower (40 percent improvement) and 260 lb.-ft. of torque (10 percent improvement).”
Recipients of the ALG Residual Value Awards are determined through careful study of the competition in each segment, historical vehicle performance and industry trends, according to the Chrysler Group press release. Other key deciding factors are: vehicle quality, production levels, demand, pricing and marketing.
To learn more about new or used Jeep vehicles in Santa Rosa, California, visit McConnell Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge online or on-site.