The Jeep has been holding the Wrangler design steady since 2007, but now they have finally decided to introduce some changes in their lineup. The last model released, follows the design language of 2007 Wrangler, but this upcoming model won’t carry any trace of the old design. Jeep has announced a new five-year plan and through this scheme, during which they will mold their lineup with new elements and other novelties. According to Chrysler, 2017 Jeep Wrangler will be different in every aspect from its predecessor.
2017 Jeep Wrangler – Best Among its Segment:
The exterior of Wrangler will be different from its previous models mainly Chrysler wants to pull the younger generation crowd that likes to show off some muscle with their choice in cars. Due to the incorporation of new design, it will have a lot of curves in its body although the news of acquiring aluminum body parts is still doubtful. To modify the bodywork of 2017 Jeep Wrangler, the company has increased this car’s dimensions making it look bulkier than ever. The front fascia will include large body colored grille, high-mounted LED front light, high-intensity fog lamp, black or body color front bumper, and a modified bonnet shape.
The side will include special wheels with a choice of 16 inches and 17-inch variants; full metal door with automatic window, automatic side mirror with LED indicator, tinted windshield and chrome fuel filler door will also be present. The rear portion will include LED stop lamp, black bumper, accent color fender flares, and chrome exhaust nozzle.
Interior of 2017 Jeep Wrangler will be different mainly due to the new design language. It will exhibit a modern outlook consisting of many new additions that were not present in the previous version. It will get low bucket style seats with premium leather stitching and auto heating feature. For driving convenience, there will be an updated infotainment system, humidity sensor, satellite navigation, EVIC message center, modern instrument cluster with tachometer, LED ambient lighting, etc. Apart from driving tools, 2017 Jeep Wrangler will also acquire many safety and entertainment features as well.
2017 Jeep Wrangler – Powerful Engine and Performance:
Despite having changes in every segment, the Jeep Wrangler will keep the old engine configuration. This car will come with a 3.6-liter turbocharged V-6 unit that will have the capacity to produce 285 HP and 300 lb-ft of torque. It might also get an updated version of Pentastar V-6 engine that would notch up its performance level. These engines would be mated with ZF-sourced six-speed transmission and will offer four-wheel drive. EPA rating is yet to be known, but it will be better than its previous edition if this car indeed loses weight.
2017 Jeep Wrangler – Possible Arrival Date and Price:
The 2017 Jeep Wrangler is expected to hit the market by the end of 2016, but there has been no announcement of a release date just yet. The base price of this model might start from $25,000, and increase gradually according to the trim levels. Wrangler will face many competitors in the market such as Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon, Subaru Forester, etc.