The carmaker is preparing to introduce the newest 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited which should get several changes. So, we have heard the news about the new diesel engine but for now there is no precise information. The exterior might be refreshed with some new colors and new wheels as well. Furthermore, the new Wrangler could receive more standard features too.
Engines and performances of the 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
The new 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will arrive to the market with two gasoline engine, but it is also very likely to receive a new diesel engine. So, the base is a 2.0-liter inline-4 turbocharged engine. This engine is able to make 268 horses and 295 pound-feet of torque. This engine will work with an 8-speed automatic transmission. And the all-wheel drive system will be standard. The 2-door variant will be rated at 23 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. The 4-door model will get 22 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway.
The next option is a 3.6-liter V-6 engine which will be able to make 285 hp and 260 pound-feet of torque. This one will be mated to either a 6-speed manual or an 8-speed automatic gearbox. The all-wheel drive is standard also. Connected to a manual gearbox it will get 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway while the 4-door model will get 17/23 mpg. The variant with an automatic transmission will be rated at 18 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway.
The exterior and interior of the 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
The 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will come with familiar retro styling but it will get more modern elements at the same time. The current model has slightly grown in size, and it is now two inches wider and features more than two inches larger wheelbase. The whole body features a boxy shape with well-known rounded headlights and seven-slot grille. The LED headlights and taillights will also be available and the doors are made of aluminum.
The interior of the 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited represents a combination of modern, elegant, and simple design. The 4-door variant will provide better legroom for the rear seat passengers because of the larger wheelbase. The dashboard is wide and there is a large touchscreen on the center which is available with Alpine audio system.
The equipment of the 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
The standard equipment of the 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will include a push-button ignition, cloth upholstery, a USB charger, a rearview camera, audio system with 8 speakers. However, power windows, air conditioning, Bluetooth, and a touchscreen will be available as options for the base trim. The higher trim levels will add keyless entry, power windows, air conditioning, a 7.0-inch touchscreen and other items. The optional package will also offer a 8.4-inch Uconnect infotainment system, blind-spot sensors, and so on.
Release date and price of the 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
The 2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is expected to arrive in late 2019 or in the first half of the next year. The starting price is expected to be around $29,500.