Jeep is one of the most well-known brands in the world and in India. Jeep was earlier owned by the American Motor Corporation and was later taken over by the Chrysler Group. Jeep offers SUVs or sports utility vehicles. It is one of the most popular brands in North American, particularly in the USA. In India, Jeep has established a good dealer network through which its SUVs are sold all over the country. Apart from the existing brands, it is expected that Jeep will come out with six new models in the coming two years.
Some of the car models offered by Jeep in the Indian market are:
In its very first year after release, the Compass sold 25,000 units with a market share of 40% in its segment. It is offered in five different models – Sport Plus, Longitude, Longitude Plus, Limited, and Limited Plus. With a BS VI Compliant Engine, it has 4 x 4 capability for off-roading. Engine stop-start, cruise control, electronic parking brake, reverse park assist, and an anti-lock braking system are the key features of the Compass. It has the UConnect with a 7-inch touchscreen. All-wheel disc-brake and side-mounted airbags are available in this car. A premium design with luxurious interiors makes this an SUV owner’s delight.
The Jeep Wrangler is the classic vehicle that reminds you of the iconic old Jeep vehicles with a new design. It is available in two models – Unlimited and Rubicon. It has rugged exteriors with a new design that makes the vehicle future-proof. LED headlamps make the vehicle a pleasure to drive at night. The interiors are comfortable and have excellent space for storage. The 32-inch tyres, 4 x 4 system, and rugged skid plates made of steel make this one of the best off-roading vehicles in the market. It is the perfect blend of a classic heritage car with technology and safety.
When you buy your new Jeep, you are buying a heritage brand. You must protect your car and yourself by buying insurance. The importance of doing so is because:
Insurance premium depends on the car model, the year of manufacture, and the condition of the car. The following are insurance prices for select Jeep models.
|Car Model||Variant||Ex-showroom Prices||IDV*||Zero depreciation (Add on)*||Premium (Basic)*|
|Jeep Compass||2.0 Sport Diesel 1956 cc||Rs.20,13,000||Rs.14,79,653||Rs.11,646||Rs.39,145|
|Jeep Compass||1.4 Sport Petrol 1368 cc||Rs.15,65,000||Rs.13,45,500||Rs.10,626||Rs.22,415|
|Jeep Wrangler||Unlimited Diesel 3778 cc||Rs.67,60,000||Rs.61,20,945||Rs.27,544||Rs.98,003|
|Jeep Wrangler||Unlimited Petrol 3600 cc||Rs.63,94,000||Rs.56,53,260||Rs.25,440||Rs.92,372|
*Prices quoted at Delhi prices for 2020 basic model
When you buy a jeep car insurance, the following are included in your policy:
There are some exclusions you need to be aware of. These are not covered by your policy:
When you get your Jeep car insured, you can expect the following discounts:
Add-ons are available for your Jeep insurance policy. Common add ons include:
Whether you have a comprehensive policy or a third party policy, your liability to damage to someone else’s property is covered by the insurance policy.
If you want to make a claim, you can take the car to one of the garages that offer cashless repair. Go through the list of cashless garages in the policy and get your jeep repaired there, you need not pay any money for the repair.
Yes, if your vehicle is stolen you need to file an FIR and submit the copy to make your claim. The FIR is compulsory to claim insurance.
Yes, the premium is calculated as per the model and engine capacity. A vehicle that has a higher engine capacity would be charged a higher premium.
Last updated on 12-03-2020