LOS ANGELES – Jeep takes center stage at the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show with two new special-edition models, the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Backcountry and Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Night.
The Wrangler Backcountry arrives at Jeep dealerships in late November.
The Grand Cherokee SRT Night goes on sale in the first quarter of 2016.
Pricing has not been announced.
Jeep said the Wrangler Backcountry is aimed at “snow lovers.”
It is spun off the Wrangler Sahara model and features Backcountry decals, a unique off-road front and rear powder-coated bumper, 17-inch Rubicon wheels painted in Mid-Gloss Black and a black fuel-filler door.
A black hardtop is standard and an optional body-color hardtop is available.
The cabin features Piano Black trim, black McKinley leather seat bolsters with black sport mesh inserts, a nine-speaker premium Alpine sound system and all-weather slush mats.
Key Wrangler competitors include the Land Rover Range Rover Sport and Toyota 4Runner.
A black appearance package underpins the Grand Cherokee SRT Night.
Details include a unique black roof and lightweight performance wheels.
Exterior color choices include Velvet Red, Billet Silver and Granite Crystal.
Options include a dual-pane sunroof, trailer tow package and dual-screen rear entertainment system.
The Grand Cherokee targets the Ford Explorer, Honda Pilot and Toyota Highlander.
Edmunds says: Jeep buyers can’t seem to get enough of these special-edition models, and the popular brand keeps the momentum going for the L.A. auto show.