AMP to unveil Jeep Grand Cherokee EV at Detroit image

AMP Electric Vehicles has recently announced that an electric version of the Jeep Grand Cherokee will be officially presented at the 2012 Detroit Motor Show.

Even if there aren’t any official details about the Jeep Grand Cherokee EV, the crossover is expected to make quite a splash at the North American event. According to AMP Electric Vehicles, an Ohio based company founded in 2007, the Jeep Grand Cherokee with its electric powertrain will be officially presented at the 2012 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, and the vehicle is expected to be price competitive to the Tesla Model S.

“Beginning with a world class vehicle, and adding AMP’s electrification results in an EV that offers everything SUV customers expect: smooth powerful performance, zero emissions and up to a 100-mile range”, said the AMP Electric Vehicles CEO, Jim Taylor.

Sadly we don’t have any more details on the Jeep Grand Cherokee EV, but more info on it will be released b AMP Electric Vehicles once the crossover will be officially presented at the 2012 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit next month. The NAIAS is among the most prestigious auto shows in the world, and it’s now entering its 24th year as an international event.