How did the Jeep get its name?

 

Jeep Timeline

 

Who invented the Jeep?

 

Timeline

 

The first Jeep Brand 4x4. In June 1940, in World War II the U.S. Army ask for bids from 135 automakers for a "light reconnaissance vehicle". Three companies responded, Bantam, Willys and Ford. Only two prototypes were made.

 

In 1941 the second Jeep called the Willys MB, the Lend-Lease Jeep Brand 4x4. In the making of jeeps, they started with a gearshift on the steering column, low side body cutouts, two circular instrument clusters on the dashboard and a hand brake on the left side.

In 2007 to 2018, the Unlimited Jeep Wrangler. An All-New Four-Door Wrangler, the ultimate, all-American 4x4 freedom. Its feature one-of-a-kind, four door open air design

The latest brand new Jeep, 2019 Unlimited Sahara. It includes safety, has over 75 standard and available safety and security features to help minimize risks.

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