Once again, we heard a story about comeback of this legendary SUV, this time as 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer. This iconic SUV was in production for about three decades, between 1962 and 1981. During all these years, we saw numerous modifications, and this model gained a reputation of a legend. Even nowadays, after 25 years of abstinence, there is a big interest for this model. In past few years, we heard a lot of stories about new Grand Wagoneer, and the last one came recently. Latest reports say that we are going to see a completely new model, which will come as 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer.
2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer specs
Latest reports say that 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer will come completely new. So, what will this big comeback bring after 25 years? According to those reports, new model will be some kind of a more upscale full-size SUV. New model will be designed as full-size, 7-seat SUV, which will share many characteristics with new Grand Cherokee. Both models will ride on the same platform, which will be slightly modified for this occasion. We will see a little bit larger dimensions, compare to Grand Cherokee.
2018 Grand Wagoneer redesign
When it is about visual appearance, 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer will be adapted to the company’s design language. So, expect similar design solutions as on Grand Cherokee. However, some unique characteristics are expected. Some predictions go even so far, that claim 2018 Grand Wagoneer will feature those recognizable wood panels. Of course, this is just a joke. It is hard to believe that something like that could be seen in modern car industry. When it is about interior, expect to see large and comfortable cabin, similar to Grand Cherokee’s, which will be full of advanced features and latest technologies.
2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer engine
Exact engines for 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer are still unknown, but it is expected that new SUV will be available both in variants with six and eight cylinders. Base engine will probably be Chrysler’s well known 3.6 liter V6. When it is about V8 unit, it will probably be a 5.7 HEMI engine, which should have max output of over 450 horses. Also, rumors about diesel engine are present.
2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer release date
As we already mentioned, rumors about this SUV appeared several times in past few years. So, you should take all these with big reserve. It company decide to launch 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer, it will probably be in a year of two.