Popular Chrysler’s brand is going to revive this nameplate next year, probably as 2018 Jeep Scrambler. Those are rumors that could be found on the network and those reports are coming from various sources. To remind you, company used this nameplate many years ago, during 80’s. However, its production life wasn’t very long, and this name is inactive for more than three decades. Now, company want to bring back this truck, according to rumors. However, there are no precise details about new model, and we must rely only on our predictions. According to some reports, new model will come somewhere in the second half of next year, probably as 2018 Scrambler.
2018 Jeep Scrambler design and features
As we already mentioned, there are only rumors about this new truck so far. So, we must rely primarily on those reports and some our predictions. The 2018 Jeep Scrambler will be the first pickup truck from Jeep after so many years. Until now, Ram was specialized for truck, when it comes to Chrysler Corporation. However, some other brands of the company will produce these types of vehicles in the future. Exact details about this specific model are still unknown. It all indicates that 2018 Scrambler will come based on company’s best seller Wrangler. This SUV is coming completely new next year, and it is possible to see its truck version to use this familiar nameplate. These models will share most of their parts. They will ride on same platform, use same engines, feature same design language etc. New model should come in double cab body style.
2018 Jeep Scrambler engines
It is pretty much for sure that 2018 Jeep Scrambler will use the same powertrain as new Wrangler. We believe that the base engine will be company’s familiar and proven 3.6 liter V6. Also, there is a big chance to see some smaller unit, with better economy. This could be a familiar 2.4 liter unit, but also company’s new efficient 2.0 liter engine. Also, we could see some diesel variant in next few years. When it is about transmission, all engines should come in pair with new automatic gearbox.
2018 Jeep Scrambler release date
According to rumors, new 2018 Jeep Scrambler will come somewhere in the second half of next year. Many believe that base price will go around 30.000 dollars. However, those are just rumors and you should take them with reserve.