New Wrangler will be built on Jeep own chassis

May 19, 2015 at 7:42 pm

Jeep is going to put new life into its off-road classic. Unlike many colleagues who are moving to the FIAT platform, Wrangler next generation of Americans is going to be constructed on their own chassis. This was told by a top manager Mike Manley in an interview to Edmunds.

2015 Mighty Jeep Wrangler off-roader photo

2015 Mighty Jeep Wrangler off-roader photo


New details about Jeep Wrangler next generation

May 19, 2015 at 7:31 pm

The new generation of the legendary Wrangler SUV will be presented in 2017, but now, in general, it is known what will be the main features of the most charismatic Jeep model. To be more precise – which it will not be. According to Mark Mike Manley, the Chief Executive Officer, the machine should remain its original architecture, which today is the standard. No more Fiat platform, which is the base of the Jeep Cherokee. Only its own brand platform will be used.

Legendary Jeep Wrangler model image

Legendary Jeep Wrangler model image

Due to the efforts of German tuners Jeep Wrangler has become more powerful and more expensive

May 19, 2015 at 7:19 pm

The extra forces would not harm, and the legendary SUV – is not an exception. German tuning company Geiger Cars took this crossover under its patronage, and as a result, tuners offered to famous Wrangler an upgraded suspension and enhanced an output of the 6-cylinder engine of Pentastar family.

Upgraded Jeep Wrangler by Geiger Cars pic

Upgraded Jeep Wrangler by Geiger Cars pic

The 3.6-liter petrol unit received a mechanical supercharger with intercooling of supercharging air, a new control program and an updated exhaust system. As a result, the productivity has increased from 284 to 356 hp, and the maximum torque rose to 417 Newton – meters (70 Nm more then before).

Aggressive Jeep Wrangler Geiger Cars image

Aggressive Jeep Wrangler Geiger Cars image

Which beneficial effect it made on the dynamics, is not reported. However, we can assume that the stage when the standard Wrangler took 8.1 seconds for the first hundred has already passed. Also tuners installed Bilstein shock absorbers instead of standard ones. In addition, specialists replaced the front bumper, put additional spotlights on the roof of the SUV. Transformed Wrangler changed also the price: in Germany it costs 64, 2 thousand Euros, which is 20 thousand more expensive then production car.

Brilliant Jeep Wrangler by the Vilner studio

May 18, 2015 at 6:50 pm

Back in 2012 the Bulgarian tuning studio Vilner added to the two-door version of the Jeep Wrangler Sahara Unlimited a little luxury and original style. And after two years the same firm has decided to make something similar with a four-door modification of this SUV.

2014 Brilliant Jeep Wrangler by Vilner image

2014 Brilliant Jeep Wrangler by Vilner image

Next generation of the iconic off-roader Jeep Wrangler

May 18, 2015 at 6:35 pm

Fiat Chrysler engineers work hard on the next generation of Jeep Wrangler, known as alpha-SUV of their uncompromising brand. According to rumors, the novelty will receive a lot of changes and it will become lighter due to the use of aluminum. It is unclear how inveterate fans will react to such changes, but one thing they have to like is a new chassis. It is reported that the SUV will retain its solid axles, as well as some archaic, but in this case useful features.

2014 Iconic Jeep Wrangler SUV pic

2014 Iconic Jeep Wrangler SUV pic

Jeep Company will offer Americans diesel Jeep Wrangler

May 14, 2015 at 7:10 pm

The American company Jeep planned to put on the market of the United States the modified classic Jeep Wrangler SUV with a diesel engine. Currently, diesel Wrangler models are sold worldwide, but not at home in the United States. For a long time, the Americans do not really honored engines on heavy fuel oil, but recently the situation has been changed, and it is evidenced by high level of sales of the RAM 1500 EcoDiesel pickup.

Mighty Jeep Wrangler pic

Mighty Jeep Wrangler pic

Jeep Wrangler Rubicon X Package goes to the Europe (part 2)

May 10, 2015 at 6:13 pm

The steering wheel of the new European crossover of an American production is leather trimmed. There are also original mats. As standard, the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon X Package will be offered with a new Uconnect infotainment system, which is equipped with a 6.5-inch touch screen and 40 GB hard drive.

2014 Special modification of Jeep Wrangler Rubicon X Package image

2014 Special modification of Jeep Wrangler Rubicon X Package image