Completely redesigned for 2018, the 2019 Jeep Wrangler (JL) will certainly add a diesel-engine option and might also get a brand-new special-edition model. A Wrangler pickup will possibly sign up with the schedule in the following couple years.
Jeep hasn’t already marketed a pickup given that 1992, when the XJ Cherokee-based Comanche went out of production. Since then, Jeep has actually made many idea pick-ups to tease us. Currently, we understand that a JL Wrangler-based pick-up gets on its means, and it’s high up on our checklist of vehicles we cannot wait to drive. To say we’re delighted for the Wrangler pick-up would be an exaggeration, so allow’s round up every little thing we believe we know concerning it.
The Sport model must proceed as the base model and for 2018 comes criterion with 17-inch black steel wheels, a Command-Trac four-wheel-drive system with a two-speed transfer situation, a 5.0-inch multimedia touchscreen with Bluetooth, a zipperless Sunrider soft top, a rearview cam, tow hooks, as well as skid plates. The more luxurious Sahara model will certainly maintain its 18-inch wheels, side steps, a 7.0-inch infomercial system touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and also Android Auto, a 7.0-inch tool cluster display screen, as well as dual-zone climate control. The rugged Rubicon will certainly proceed with big off-road tires, front and rear securing Dana 44 axles, the Rock-Trac 4×4 system, a digital disconnecting front sway bar, and also off-road rock rails.
The 2018 Wrangler uses 31.7 cubic feet of freight behind the rear seats as well as 72.4 with the rear seats folded up down.
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Engines of new 2019 Jeep Wrangler
The diesel produces 197bhp and also 332lb feet of torque, and has an aluminum block, variable geometry turbocharger and also stop-start. The petroleum, meanwhile, gives 268bhp as well as 295lb feet of torque and also is offered specifically with an 8-speed automatic transmission.
The auto, which is currently on sale in America and gets here in Europe in fall, is also the very first Wrangler to obtain a brand-new 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine that uses a twin-scroll turbocharger and also new eTorque technology.
This moderate hybrid system outputs a maximum of 270bhp and 295lb feet of torque, while additionally making it possible for substantial improvements to efficiency. Stop/start innovation is consisted of, as well as the engine can switch off when the vehicle is coasting.
The Wrangler is also used with a 3.6-litre gas engine with 285bhp and 260lb ft of torque, while a 3.0-litre diesel that produces 260bhp, as well as 442lb feet, will certainly be added to the array from 2019. Both systems utilize start/stop technology.
2019 Jeep Wrangler Release Date and Price
It hasn’t already been validated yet, but we suspect that the Wrangler Pickup will make its debut at an automobile show later this year, perhaps Los Angeles in November. Mark your schedules.
AutoNews reports that Jeep suppliers were told at the national conference that the Wrangler Pickup would certainly get here in their showrooms in April 2019. That implies the truck will most likely start production around the completion of this year.