Jeep Wrangler model will get new motors and electric roof

August 10, 2017 at 8:10 am

At the American Jeep Wrangler’s Forum there was noticed information about the next generation model that will have JL index instead of the current JK. The public presentation will take place at the motor show in Los Angeles on December 1. The Company says about the intention to launch the novelty before the end of this year.

Jeep-Wrangler JL will get the aluminum body photo

Jeep-Wrangler JL will get the aluminum body photo

Previously published images of the new Jeep Wrangler let us see the familiar traits with its predecessor including removable doors and roof panel. However, the novelty will be supplied by power sliding hard top (PSHT) with an electric drive option available for order at the end of next year. A set of aftermarket accessories from the current JK will match to the JL model, although the SUV will get a new aluminum body while the four-door Unlimited version will be complemented by an elongated wheelbase. Other equipment offered for SUV is a stop-start system, an engine start button and a seat with adjustable lumbar support.

A set of different options will be available for a driver pic

A set of different options will be available for a driver pic

The new Wrangler will be equipped by an updated 3.6-liter V6 Pentastar petrol motor and a manual or automatic transmission, as well as a new two-liter turbo that will be mated to automatics. As a model of 2019, Wrangler will be provided by a diesel engine, three-liter V6 EcoDiesel used in Grand Cherokee model.