According to a new survey by Cars.com, the Jeep Cherokee is the “Most American” car, which is made at the company’s plant in Belivdere, Illinois.
The Cherokee, last year’s No. 2 car on the index, has a domestic parts content of 72% for the 2018 model year — and all engines and transmissions from the U.S., the Illinois-built Cherokee topped more than 100 vehicles to top the list.
“Being American made, or at least considered so, is important in today’s climate. Cars.com surveyed more than 1,000 licensed drivers, and 83% named assembly location as an important factor in determining economic impact.”
Read the article at The Detroit Bureau.