Jeep will soon release all-new Wrangler version. This car will be sold on the market as 2018 Jeep Wrangler. Future 2018 Wrangler spy shots were taken during test drive in Michigan. During these tests, upcoming Jeep was highly camouflaged. Rumors and speculations indicate that it will be stronger and at the same time much lighter than before.
Exterior design will not change much at all. Bumpers could be slightly redesigned, along with few other minor details. Production of all important parts for new 2018 Wrangler will be done out of aluminum. This is very important for weight downsizing and durability. Inside the cabin, Jeep Wrangler comes with 6.5-inch touchscreen console, along with navigation system. Also, amazing sound system is expected to be installed. As always, interior will be very comfortable and spacious.
2018 Jeep Wrangler engine performance specs
2018 Wrangler engine will be 3.0-liter V6 turbo diesel Pentastar powertrain. This V6 engine is capable of developing 240 horsepower. Power will be transmitted to the all four wheels through 8-speed ZF automatic gearbox from Chrysler. Use of aluminum makes new Wrangler much lighter and improves overall performance. This certainly means that 2018 Jeep Wrangler fuel economy will be much better. There have been some rumors about Wrangle hybrid version as well, but we think it could not be revealed in the near future. Our best guess is sometime beyond 2020.
2018 Jeep Wrangler release date and price review
2018 Jeep Wrangler release date is expected sometime during 2017. When we are talking about 2018 Jeep Wrangler price, it is certain that price will increase significantly. Current base version of Wrangle is priced at $25,000.