Jeep, as a car brand, has always been a force to be reckoned with when it comes to off-road capabilities. One of their popular models- Wrangler has been under production since 1963 and has experienced major success worldwide. 2016 Jeep Wrangler is set to be the third generation of this model, and will have features that will make the car an expert in trekking off-road. Not only will this car have improved handling and performance, but will also boast of a sporty new exterior design that will surely take your breath away.
2016 Jeep Wrangler Exterior and Interior Redesign
The 2016 Jeep Wrangler looks outstanding from every angle. It would replace the traditional foldable wind shields that graced its previous versions for many years. The body has been given a rugged and tough design to withstand the challenges in may face in the great outdoors. Suspension system has been removed and in its place, you will find strong axles that reduce this car’s weight by quite some margin. Having a ground clearance of a remarkable 8.8 inches, this car is ready to take on deserts, forests and mountain areas with ease. This two seater vehicle promises comfortable rides regardless of terrain type.
Even though from the outside, the car does not seem to have much going in the inside department, but that is not true. The 2016 Jeep Wrangler has height adjustable seats with special seat belts to ensure safety during rough driving sessions. There is ample head and legroom for both seats. Luxury may not be this car’s main feature, but thanks to an enhanced infotainment system we do get close to luxury.
The control buttons are efficiently placed to aid the driver and military grade safety equipments have been placed to protect against any unfavourable circumstances. There is a LCD screen capable of playing HD videos and a standard audio system to keep you entertained through long rides.
2016 Jeep Wrangler Engine Specs
Base version of this car sports a 3.6 L V6 engine with 24 valves. This engine can generate horsepower of up to 285 going at 6400 RPM and torque of 260 lb-ft at 4800 RPM. This engine is paired with a 6-speed manual gearbox and has fuel economy rate of 17 mpg for city drive and 21 for combined. The 2016 Jeep Wrangler has robust front axle suspension to avoid jerking while travelling through uneven roads. Drive option is all-wheels as it is the only system that favours off-road driving purpose.
It remains to be seen if the company announces a hybrid version of 2016 Jeep Wrangler later on as eco-friendly cars are a rage in the market.
2016 Jeep Wrangler Price and Release Date
Price is expected to range between $21,500 and $30, 300 depending on the choice of trim and extra features you are going for. 2016 Jeep Wrangler is no doubt a little high priced, but it rarely matters to Jeep fans as they are eagerly waiting for its release near the beginning of 2016. Keep an eye out on this section for more details in the near future.