This new beast, Jeep Wrangler 2018 model is going to hit the market next year. Redesigning the most popular vehicle is not an easy job and that is why Jeep Wrangler 2018 is the most anticipated one.
Carrying within it, loads of update to keep the moto lovers happy, this Jeep Wrangler 2018 is expected to satisfy its strong fan base. Interested to know more about this man made beast?
You can expect a 3.0-liter Eco Diesel engine in new wrangler. Fuel economy is considered as a biggest downfall of today’s jeep wrangler and is expected to meet the needs in this new model. In addition, an eight speed transmission will likely get paired to the gasoline engine.
Yes, the new Jeep Wrangler 2018 is going to shed some weight with many of its body panels being changed to plastic and aluminium. But the ladder frame will remain super strong as it is going to be made with high strength steel. The rugged body will be maintained to serve the off road aspirations.
You can expect a hybrid wrangler in 2018. Yes, it was officially announced that a mild hybrid system will be incorporated in this new model. If you are expecting to know more about this hybrid system, then you need to wait for few more days to get more details being announced. Though there is not much of information about this 2018 model, but the wrangler with full hybrid setup is expected in the year 2022.
Turbo Four Banger
A turbocharged four cylinder is going to be injected under the hood of Jeep Wrangler 2018. Considering increased fuel economy, an under development process of inline four-cylinder engine with a twin-scroll turbocharger and aluminium block which can produce 300 horsepower will be ingrained in this new model.
A new six speed manual
Currently under testing, the new model wrangler is going to come to showroom with a new six-speed manual . The current model do have six speed manual but the new one will have its reverse gear getting shifted to the top left position from old bottom right position.
Wrangler Pickup truck
Finally, jeep is going to enter the pickup truck business. This would definitely help wrangler achieve more sales but you need to keep waiting as the official timeline of when it will be launched is not yet announced.
The current wrangler is a strong seller for its superb style. So, don’t expect much design changes in the new version but overall can see a sleek design than today’s model.
The solid front and rear axles will be stick to in the new model. Since these axles are the better choice, it will be carried over to new model only with minor changes.
If you are expecting the new wrangler to shed some price similar to its weight loss then you should read this. The price of new model Jeep Wrangler 2018 remains pretty much unchanged and is expected around $25, 000.