Jeep, the all-American is a legendary icon, which reflects the symbol of freedom and adventure for more than 70 years. This company is a division of FCA US LLC, and a fully owned subsidiary of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. Jeep Wrangler - the trail ready king of the hill proposes an opportunity to experience and explore the adventurous world with a new generation perspective. This compact and mid-size four-wheel drive off-roader and sport utility vehicle (SUV), was introduced to the world in 1986 replacing the its predecessor Jeep CJ. Climb aboard to the robust Jeep Wrangler and let yourself be surprised with new adventures.
Engine, Mileage & variants
The refined engine fitted down the bonnet of the growling off-roader is a 2.8-litre turbo diesel engine which churns out a decent maximum power output of 147 kW at 3600 rpm with a peak torque of 460 Nm in between 1600 to 2600 rpm. Matched with the powertrain is a highly dependable 5-speed automatic proposing an ability to attain a speed of 100 kmph from standstill in mere 11.8 seconds which is not so appreciable. When it comes to fuel economy, the car doesn't disappoint its occupants. Wrangler comprises the capability of delivering a decent mileage of 9.8 kmpl.
Jeep Wrangler integrates all the potential design elements which results all-weather capabilities to this SUV while giving exceptional on and off road performance. Its impressive purpose-built layout, imparts a commanding attitude which perfectly compliments the style of its occupants. Its front fascia starts from 7-slot grille, classy set of round shaped halogen headlights and muscular and sporty front bumper for commanding stance. The factors which depicts its robust persona are its high ground clearance, tough 17 inch alloy rims appointed with bold tires and a spare wheel giving a dominating appeal to its rear profile. In addition, the soft top with huge sunroof and removable feature for doors demonstrates its purpose-full layout. This compact off-roader is precisely designed under the dimensions measuring as 3881 mm x 1872 mm x 1826 mm (L X W X H) and the wheelbase is about 2424 mm.
The interior design of new Jeep Wrangler is boosted with plenty of comfort features. Its sophisticated upholstery, embroidered stitching along with heated front seating and illuminated cup holders are the part of its adventure-class features. Inside, it has got drain plugs reflecting the washable feature. The available 9-speaker Alpine premium sound system integrated with 6.5-inch speakers which pump out the jams. The driver is provided with a purely ergonomic and intuitive control panel along with the convenience of number of instruments, a leather covered 3-spoke steering system mounted with audio controls and gear lever adorned with chrome treatment. Moreover, this compact SUV proposes the boot volume of 365.2 litres which can be further extended up to 1052 litres allowing you to store your belongings with ease.
Safety, Braking and Miscellaneous
Dynamic off-roader by American manufacturer comes with a wide range of standard and available safety aspects giving you the confidence to dare every adventure with an assurance of safety. An array of safety features including the handling features added by the Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Hill Start Assist (HSA), all-speed traction control system, braking assists with Anti-lock Braking System and Hill Descent Control. It has also got safety features like the Electronic Roll Mitigation, Enhanced Accident Response System (EARS) and advanced multistage front airbags and side airbags which absorbs energy and reduces the impact of collision. Its active braking system incorporates the desirable retardation in the car with 4-wheel disc brakes.
Comprising dynamic off-road capabilities and premium comfort aspects, makes Jeep Wrangler a successful warrior in the Philippines auto market. However, this compact gives an aggressive attitude which states love it or hate it appeal.