Its layout origins can be traced back to Willy’s MB and Jeep CJ that was produced back in the first days of their SUV. The new Jeep Wrangler models possess the conventional toughness you could expect from a Jeep yet gives a totally tasteful look. So, let us give you a run-down of everything you can expect from it and what changes are found from its earlier 2016 variant and what its competitors are up to.
The new 2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will not have a complete change from its 2016 version that is for sure since any significant design overhaul from the provider invites scepticism from the automobile lovers. The majority of us have been used into the rugged frame, full throttle four-wheel drive and a pair of robust axles so we can not expect anything too far-off. However, regarding the new version’s materials utilized, Jeep is expected to use left handed Aluminium because it is going to make the car even stronger yet lighter.
Any mechanical alterations?
Since Jeep has going on about it some time, we could possibly expect it at the 2017 variant, and that’s the little matter of transmission. The 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited had 6-speed manual and 5-speed automatic transmission, and the difficulty was with the latter because the power breakdown was not sufficient to cater for the heavy requirements of an off-road automobile. So, Jeep will increase it to an 8-speed automatic transmission now around, and this will help enhance the accelerator response and fuel efficiency on the move for the new vehicle. Torque is expected to stay unchanged at 260 lb/ft. The identical thrilling 4WD experience will also be continued (Just like it’s ever going to end!)
The vehicle is expected to continue with 87-Octane fuel just like before.
Any cost concerns?
They’re expected to go up a little bit more than the annual inflation rates because the change in the body and transmission would require more work. Price include a manual transmission-based two-door Sport version @ $25,000 plus a fully loaded Rubicon around $45,000 inclusive of the destination fee which was about $1,000 by itself.
Nissan Frontier, Subaru Forester, Toyota Tacoma and Colorado from Chevrolet are only a couple of the competitors you may expect to provide a tough time to the Jeep’s new and elegant monster. But seeing fuel economy and pure happiness, who can come close to this beauty?
When is the launch date?
The new 2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is expected to launch by late 2016 or early 2017 based on carpreview.com.