Two Jeeps Sit on Top of the "Most American" Vehicles List
In a timely pre-Independence Day announcement, Cars.com publicized the list of vehicles on their annual American-Made Index, and the Jeep Wrangler placed first with the Jeep Cherokee right behind in second.
The website uses the following criteria to evaluate vehicles when creating their list: domestic parts content, country of transmission origin, assembly location, country of engine origin and United States factory employment data. The Wrangler, which is assembled in Toledo, Ohio, boasts a domestic parts content that ranked among the highest among all vehicles: 75 percent for the Wrangler four-door and 74 percent for the Wrangler two-door.
In a press release, Mike Manley, Head of Jeep Brand – FCA Global, declared, “We are delighted to celebrate America’s most patriotic day with the news that Cars.com’s American-Made Index has ranked Jeep Wrangler and Cherokee as the two overall most-American vehicles for 2017. On this Fourth of July holiday we salute the dedicated employees who build Wrangler and Cherokee, as well as the loyal Jeep owners who drive them.”
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