4th Generation Jeep Wrangler (2018-2021)
Jeep Wrangler was introduced in 1986 as a midsize compact SUV which was restyled from time to time and the latest generation of it was debuted in 2017. Jeep Wrangler sooner becomes hit code in automobile markets of the United States and being able to sale 228,032 units in the year of 2019. Currently, the latest model of Wrangler is available in markets while the 2021 model will be available by the end of 2020 officially, most probably in December 2020. Plug-in hybrid Wrangler was seen on roads in the testing phase bringing the good news of electrified Wrangler to its customers in January 2020 while officially you will be able to see its launch in December 2020. This iconic Jeep brings off-road capability with extra electric power. This 4xe powertrain feature will be available to four-door models of Wrangler while the similar ground clearance is retained in this model despite the battery back addition because the battery pack is placed under the rear seats. Larger sized infotainment display screen of 8.4 inches is now available in 2021 model while some of the new features introduced are optional Rock Track 4 wheel drive, 2-speed transfer case and exterior camera system. 2021 Jeep Wrangler is already ranked on number thirteen among other compact SUVs.
Trims & versions:
2021 Jeep Wrangler is available in three trim levels that are Sport trim, Sahara Trim and Rubicon trim, these trims are further divided into sublevels in which Sport trim is available in Sport S variant, Black and Tan variant, Willy’s variant and freedom variant while altitude variant is also available in Sahara and Sport trims. The Sport trim features seventeen inches alloy wheels, cruise control, two-way adjustable driver’s seat, five inches touch screen display, eight speakers sound system, manual mirrors and doors and a rearview camera. Sahara trim is equipped with the four-wheel driving feature, central lock system, painted body panels and four-door body style. The higher-end trim is Rubicon which delivers excellent off-road capabilities and features seventeen inches alloy wheels with special tires, electronic front and back lockable differentials, keyless entry, heated seats on the front and heated steering wheel, nine speakers sound system, 8.4 inches touch screen display given with navigation facility too and up to date safety features.
Engine, drive train & Power:
The 2021 Jeep Wrangler gets its power from a 3.6 litres V4 engine paired with an electric motor driven by 17 kWh battery pack that generates a horsepower of 285 hp while it is paired with either 6-speed manual transmission or 8-speed automatic transmission. The standard V6 3.6 litres petrol engine available too that generates 285 hp @ 6,400RPM and paired with 6 speed manual transmission. Besides these two options, another engine available is V6 three litres diesel engine paired with plug-in hybrid battery generating 375 hp horsepower and providing you 8-speed automatic transmission. It facilitates you to such an extent that even if the battery runs out, the turbocharged 4 cylinder delivers enough power to run all four wheels.
Performance & Drive:
2021 Jeep Wrangler is a full-time beast on roads with its superb off-road driving performance featuring transfer case, lock differentials and skid plates. Every trim of Wrangler features nine inches of ground clearance with a four-wheel driving option that means even the base trim also tackle with mud, snow or uneven pathways and even the Rubicon trim comes with a ground clearance of eleven inches. It delivers you a firm and smooth ride but it is not that sporty as expected for on-road drives because it is specifically made for off-road driving while on the other hand body roll around turns is smooth and the braking system is also efficient to provide enough stopping power.
The standard V6 engine delivers more efficient acceleration power capable to sprint from zero to sixty miles per hour in 7.2 seconds. Two-door Wrangler can tow up to 2000 pounds while the four doors Wrangler can tow up to 3500 pounds. Fuel Economy: The 4Xe Wrangler can get a mileage of twenty-five miles per gallon when running on electric power while the standard V6 engine gives you a mileage of 20 miles per gallon in the city and twenty-four miles per gallon on highways and on the other hand, the diesel engine gives you a mileage of twenty miles per gallon in the city and twenty-nine miles per gallon on highways and lastly, the turbocharged V4 engine gives twenty-four miles per gallon of mileage on highways and twenty-two miles per gallon of mileage in city.
Exterior design and features:
Jeep Wrangler has multiple designs for roof all convertible either soft tops made of vinyl or canvas material or the black coloured Freedom top and the sky one-touch power roof that acts as a giant sunroof. It is present in either two-door body style or four-door body style. Jeep Wrangler comes in a variety of exterior colour options that depends on which trim you want to buy. You can now customize the looks of your Wrangler with your choice by adding red Tail Rated Badge, polished wheels having black pockets and accented mirrors along with grilles and door handles.
Interior design and features:
2021 Jeep Wrangler gives you one of the best looking interiors with tall and upright seating position and easily reachable controls. Driver’s seat is easily adjustable and gives a clear view from the front windshield. A five inches touch screen display is mounted on the dashboard for infotainment or the higher trim features 8.4 inches touchscreen that is users friendly and compatible with Android Auto and Apple Car play interface while nine speakers sound system along with charging ports is also available.
The Base trim features plastic and rubber trim pieces inside the cabin while the Rubicon trim features all leather boxes inside. Wrangler provides you with enough space to carry your luggage with you by carrying 2 suitcases in two doors Wrangler and ten suitcases in four-door Wrangler.
2021 Jeep Wrangler has not been rated by NHTSA and IIHS yet so we can’t give any proven facts about its safety features but it is for sure that is equipped with a handful of driver’s assistance program whose most important features include blind-spot detection, rear cross-traffic alert system, rear parking sensors, the rearview backup camera, adaptive cruise control and forward-collision warning alarm along with automatic emergency braking system.
Price for 2021 Jeep Wrangler ranges from 28,295 US dollars to 49,750 US dollars and will be giving warranty period of three years or thirty-six thousand miles to the customers.
- Sport: 28,295 (2 Door)
- Sport: 31,795 (4 door)
- Sport S: 32,435 (2 Door)
- Sport s: 35,935 (4 Door)
- Sahara: 38,890 (4 Door)
- Rubicon: 38,940 (2 Door)
- Rubicaon: 42,195 (4 Door)
Jeep Wrangler focuses more on off-road drives thus its ride quality and handling performance is not much appreciated on roads but the whole, its off-road driving ability is unbeatable that makes it fun to drive and unique in its way and it gives a modern vibe to its upcoming model to feel remarkably up to date.