One of the most recognizable SUVs in the world is going to come completely redesigned late this year, as 2017 Jeep Wrangler. As you probably known, this popular vehicle is in production for almost three decades. It came in 1986 as successor of legendary WW2 Willys SUV, which was in production since 1940’s. So far, we have seen three generations of it. Current model is present since 2006, and it is about time to be redesigned. With this redesign, 2017 Jeep Wrangler will become better competitor in this fast-growing segment in car industry. We will see numerous changes in all aspects of the vehicle.
2017 Jeep Wrangler specs
It is always a big deal when such popular vehicle is coming with big changes. For this redesign, expectations are high. Although current model suffered several modifications so far, it is pretty much outdated, so improvements are much needed. What can we expect from this redesign? Well, company will concentrate primarily on mechanical improvements. The 2017 Jeep Wrangler will come with new platform, which will provide many advantages. First of all, new model will be made mostly of light materials. Instead of conventional steel parts, most of them will be made of lightweight materials such as aluminum or HSS. This will provide significant weight savings, which eventually means much bettere performances.
2017 Jeep Wrangler redesign
When it is about visual appearance, it is for sure that 2017 Jeep Wrangler will continue in the same manner as previous models. Look will be heavily inspired by old Willys SUV, but you should expect also plenty of modern details, which will make this SUV more attractive to wider range of potential customers. When it is about interior, not so much is known about 2017 Wrangler. However, you should expect completely new cabin, with things like new dashboard, new materials, more legroom, many new advanced features etc.
2017 Jeep Wrangler engine
Well, for now is for sure that 2017 Jeep Wrangler will surely come in diesel variant, with some turbodiesel V6 engine, which will have output of around 180 horsepower. Also, new model is expected to come with at leats one petrol engine in offer. It could be current 3.6 liter Pentastar, whit over 280 horses of max power. Both engines will be avaialable with manual or automatic transmission.
2017 Jeep Wrangler release date and price
The 2017 Jeep Wrangler will come late this year. Starting price will be somewhere around 25.000 dollars.