Refreshment for Jeep SUV class is coming with new Wrangler being developed for 2016 edition. Only final touches remained, and crossover is going to be ready to hit the market. As always, 2016 Jeep Wrangler will bring traditional sport-utility design, elegance and reliability. It is ready to deliver excellent off-road capability. There are still some vehicles that are better than Wrangler in it, but on the other hand, this SUV performs better than these on open road. Nevertheless, there are many new details, accents and features that will make new Wrangler more interesting, and engine modifications are giving more excitement for driving.
2016 Jeep Wrangler redesign
The 2016 Jeep Wrangler keeps its traditional look for new model. Years have been passed, but this SUV still excites with its appearance, adding new details every time new model is around the corner. Exterior look is almost the same as for its predecessor. Flat sides, big grille and trapezoidal wheel flares are saying that functionality came at first spot while designing new Wrangler. All classic features are present now, including removable doors and external door hinges. Inside the crossover are plastic control panel, elbow rests with soft-touch padding, cupholders and, many more features.
2016 Jeep Wrangler engine
Under the hood of the 2016 Jeep Wrangler is 3.6-l Pentastar V6 unit. This drivetrain is more powerful than its predecessor, delivering 40 percent more power. Torque level is also increased, but not so much, but just for 10 percent. However, overall numbers are – horsepower 285 and torque 260 lb-ft. A six-speed automatic transmission sends power to wheels. Automatic gearbox is standard for 2016 Wrangler, but SUV is also available with manual shifter. Acceleration is moderate, and shifting is smooth and firm. Crossover is capable to reach 60 mph in 8.4 seconds, while Unlimited model can do it faster, under 8. Its city mpg rating of 17 is not so great, but this SUV is made more for off-roading. It is performance in urban areas are modest.
2016 Jeep Wrangler price
The 2016 Jeep Wrangler is going to be available on market as soon as we reach next year. Its base price won’t be modified a lot. Base models will be valued around $23.000.