Next season is going to be very important for the legendary Jeep Wrangler. With all rumors surrounding it, everyone suspects in big things. One of the major changes in the long history of the US carmaker could happen in a year or two. What we used to see as an off-road crossover could appear as a pickup truck. So, there are no doubts why 2019 Jeep Wrangler is so intriguing. But, some gossips informed about the name change to Scrambler. If that is true, then 2019 Wrangler will be a good-old vehicle we already knew. Well, some changes will be made to refresh the look and interior.
2019 Jeep Wrangler pickup truck
It is not a piece of cake to transform a Wrangler into a truck. Its styling might make someone it is easy, but it is not. Nevertheless, some earlier concepts are showing us what to expect. Also, the spy shots of the testing mule are already available. However, the company is still quiet. All in all, so we can see a Scrambler instead of 2019 Jeep Wrangler as a pickup truck. Nevertheless, there’s no smoke without fire. Two vehicles will have strong connections, no matter how the new vehicle is going to be called.
2019 Jeep Wrangler engine
The standard drivetrain of the 2019 Jeep Wrangler will be the same unit as for its predecessor. It is a 3.6-liter V-6 powertrain with VVT technology and ESS features. It uses a 6-speed manual transmission. The Jeep will offer an 8-speed auto as an optional feature. Another option is a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder mill. With a turbocharger, it can offer a different kind of a ride. Estimations about fuel economy are positive since experts believe that Jeep will make 2019 Wrangler more fuel-friendly. This small crossover can now deliver 20 mpg combined, which is, unarguably, bad result.
2019 Jeep Wrangler expectations
Either way, truck or an SUV, the 2019 Jeep Wrangler will continue to impress its fans. The tradition is there for over than 30 years. That is not a brake for the company, to stay close to heritage. As a modern carmaker, Jeep is moving on, so launching the Wrangler in other segment is everything but surprise.