Rick Reuter, Chief Engineer, Jeep Liberty, talks about the new and improved features for the 2008 model, and also the changes that have been made.

According to Jeep:

The base manufacturers suggested retail price (MSRP) for the all-new Jeep Liberty is $20,990, including $660 destination. Two models are available: Jeep Liberty Sport and Jeep Liberty Limited. The Jeep Liberty will begin to arrive in dealerships later this summer.

Standard on both models is a 3.7-liter SOHC V-6 engine that generates 210 horsepower (157 kW) at 5,200 rpm and 235 lb.-ft. (319 N¢m) of torque at 4,000 rpm. On-road ride and handling is improved with the addition of a new independent front and new five-link rear suspension systems. Staying true to legendary Jeep heritage, the Liberty offers two four-wheel-drive systems to meet customer needs, including Selec-Trac® II ” the most advanced four-wheel-drive system available in it’s segment.

2008 Jeep Liberty Sport

MSRP for the Jeep Liberty Sport 4×2 is $20,990 and $22,600 for 4×4 models (including $660 destination). The Jeep Liberty Sport 4×2 has been reduced by $1,270 and has added $800 more content. The Jeep Liberty Sport 4×4 has been reduced by $1,170 and has added $900 more content.

2008 Jeep Liberty Limited

MSRP for the Jeep Liberty Limited 4×2 is $25,175 and $26,785 for 4×4 models (including $660 destination). The Jeep Liberty Limited 4×2 has been reduced by $720 and has added 2,000 more content. The Jeep Liberty Limited 4×4 has been reduced by $620 and has added $2,100 more content.