|From a Chrysler press release|
A jury of 15 automotive journalists (the "Internet Pros") and thousands of consumers ("Average Joes") have awarded the all-new 2011 Jeep® Grand Cherokee the second-annual "Internet Truck of the Year." Both the journalist jury and the voting consumers chose the Grand Cherokee as the winner. The award was announced at the 2010 New England International Auto Show in Boston yesterday.
"Jeep is delighted that the all-new Grand Cherokee has captured this unique award," said Mike Manley, President and CEO – Jeep Brand, Chrysler Group LLC. "This acknowledgment demonstrates that both consumers and opinion-leading journalists recognize that the 2011 Grand Cherokee offers an unmatched blend of legendary Jeep capability, premium on-road refinement, superb craftsmanship, world-class design, and advanced safety and technology features."
The "Internet Truck of the Year" is the latest in a list of awards the all-new 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee has recently captured. Other accolades include:
- Urban Truck of the Year
- Consumers Digest "Best Buy"
- Popular Mechanics Automotive Excellence Award for Off-Road Ability
- Texas Auto Writers Association "SUV of Texas"
- Texas Auto Writers Association "Full-size SUV of Texas"
- Ruedas ESPN "Best SUV"
- Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) Top Safety Pick