In recognition of the great cars that are continually coming out of the Jeep factory, the industry awards for Jeep vehicles continue to roll in. Recently the Northwest Automotive Press Association (composed of 53 voting members who newspapers, magazines, online outlets and more) recognized two Jeep SUVs with high-profile awards. The all-new Jeep Compass, redesigned for 2017, was voted the best of the pack in the Compact Utility Vehicle category. In the Premium Utility Vehicle category, the award was given to the incredible 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk.

NWAPA Tests Jeep Models in Extreme Conditions

Jeep off-roaders were put through their paces as part of the 23rd-annual NWAPA Mudfest. During the event, vehicles are evaluated both on- and off-road in tests designed to identify flaws, shortcomings and poor design – if it’s there to be found. Impressively, the Jeep SUVs in the competition stunned the judges and came out on top in two categories.

2017 All-New Jeep Compass


The all-new Jeep Compass was recently redesigned to introduce a redone exterior look, improved driving characteristics and additional improvements. The Compass is a compact that’s full of personality. Inside the all-new Compass, you’ll find impressive off-road hardware that is sure to please even the most particular off-road enthusiast. The 2.4-liter Tigershark® engine supplies impressive power and terrific fuel economy. The Jeep Compass is offered with your choice of six-speed manual or nine-speed automatic transmission. Inside, the Compass offers plenty of technology via the Uconnect® infotainment system. You can even enjoy the traditional open-air Jeep experience with the available dual-pane sunroof.

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk


Off-road Jeeps for sale need to have the capability to properly represent the Jeep name, and the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk is the most off-road oriented Grand Cherokee yet. It features Jeep’s Quadra-Drive II 4x4 system along with Quadra-Lift air suspension. The systems work together to provide improved wheel articulation and suspension travel. Skid plates help protect the Jeep while 18-inch Goodyear Adventure tires help it conquer virtually any terrain. On the inside, the Trailhawk features unique interior trim. The outside is identifiable by red tow hooks and a matte black, anti-glare decal on the hood.

Jeeps For Sale in California

Fancy yourself one of these award-winning Jeeps? Stop into Hanless Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Napa today. We have plenty of new Jeep vehicles for you to try out. If you want a capable and compact utility vehicle, look no further than the new Jeep Compass. If you want more luxury, then check out the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk. Either way, you’ll be ready for adventure.

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