The automotive world is patiently awaiting the unveiling of the 2019 Jeep Wrangler which is rumored to feature a soft folding top. A lot of the details surrounding this much anticipated next-generation iconic off-roader are sketchy and speculative at best. However, industry sources are betting on one of the rarest and functional Jeep variants.
Knowledge of the design plans and prototypes are still emerging and this is what is known so far in terms of exterior design, engine capacity and performance as well as the Manufacturer’s Suggested Release Date.
2019 Jeep Wrangler – Features a Soft Canvas Top
Jeep is known for creating machines that surpass the imagination of the automotive world. The 2019 Jeep Wrangler is expected to be one of them. The new model will offer a rare option of being a convertible. It features a soft canvas top that can either be entirely removed or folded down. Given its construction, the 2019 Jeep Wrangler is likely to sport the classical removable doors. This feature is likely to be available on both the 2-door and 4-door variants ultimate. Additionally, the new Wrangler model gets more prominently angled grille slats for its new front face and with new LED lighting.
The 2019 Jeep Wrangler is expected to retain its classic frame construction. However, it will be a more lightweight aluminum upgrade to help with fuel economy. On the inside, this model will feature some serious interior design upgrade complete with the latest UConnect infotainment technology. This will be placed on a centrally mounted touchscreen with screen sizes of up to 7 inches in higher models.
2019 Jeep Wrangler – Powertrain Details
The Wrangler line from Jeep is notorious fuel guzzlers. In an effort to tone down fuel consumption, the 2019 Jeep Wrangler is expected to feature a new turbocharged engine. It will come with a 3.6-liter V6 engine that produces 285 HP. It is expected that Jeep will avail both manual and automatic transmissions as well as Diesel and hybrid powertrains. Stop/start technology will also be included.
2019 Jeep Wrangler – Launch Date and Cost
While nothing official has been communicated yet, word going round in the automotive industry suggests that production of this new line 2019 Wrangler is likely to begin in the last quarter of 2018 so that the units are available in the market by late 2019. The Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price has not been communicated – intentionally or not- just yet. However, given the price of the 2018 Wrangler Unlimited at $30,500, prospective buyers can deduce a price of $25,000 or more.
A lot of Jeep enthusiasts eagerly anticipate the coming of the 2019 Jeep Wrangler which is rumored to be renamed the Scrambler. Jeep claims that this long-awaited SUV will be able to wade through 760mm of water (depth), tackle inclines with a 44-degree approach and a 37-degree departure angle. With its rugged body-on-frame construction, the 2019 Jeep Wrangler will bring more open-air options like a removable roof. Also, the significant improvements are expected in terms of efficiency. It is a pretty impressive SUV by all standards and the world cannot wait to have it.