As we all know, the famous American manufacturer is going to launch the next generation of its legendary SUV in next several months. This legend is present for many decades and it is considered as one of the most iconic SUVs in car industry of all time. The current generation is present for about a decade and it is about time to see its replacements. According to various unofficial reports, this model will come with plenty of improvements compared to the current one.
One of the main things about new model will be space for customization in every aspect. This refers to powertrain too, where the new model is going to come in many variants, including a hybrid version. Besides new powertrain, 2018 Jeep Wrangler Hybrid should just like other versions come in several versions. We will see different body styles in the offer, various trims, editions etc.
2018 Jeep Wrangler Hybrid design
The 2018 Jeep Wrangler Hybrid will be something completely new from this manufacturer. The new model will feature pretty much all changes that will come with the new generation. The company will present a completely new platform, which will bring many benefits. One of its main characteristics will be a massive use of lightweight materials, such as HSS and aluminum. This will provide significant weight savings, which is crucial for better performances.
The new model will also come with a completely new body. According to some sources, this is where the new SUV will offer great possibilities in terms of customization. The 2018 Jeep Wrangler Hybrid should come with various body styles in the offer. We expect to see both 2- and 4-door versions in the offer. However, there should be also hard top and soft top versions, and even a model with a power-retracting roof.
2018 Jeep Wrangler Hybrid features
Besides new platform, 2018 Jeep Wrangler Hybrid will come with plenty of other novelties. We are about to see a new styling. Don’t worry, changes definitely won’t be radical. The new model will continue in the same manner as the current model, featuring Wrangler’s recognizable appearance, but improved with many new details. It should come with a little bit sharper lines that will provide a little bit more contemporary look.
When it comes to the interior design, we expect bigger changes. The cabin will probably be completely new. We will see a completely new design, which will be characterized not just by a better look, but also with better materials and more space inside. Just like it is usual for hybrids, this model will also feature much more equipment than base conventional gasoline and diesel models. Expect to see a whole bunch of latest technologies available as standard features.
2018 Jeep Wrangler Hybrid powertrain
The 2018 Jeep Wrangler Hybrid will be something completely new from the manufacturer. The company will offer much more options for the next generation and this will be one of them.
According to some reports, a new generation will come with total seven powertrain options. There is a familiar 3.6-liter Pentastar unit, but also a new more efficient 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine. Both units will come in two output configurations.
There are also diesel engines to come. According to the latest reports, we will see both 2.2 and 3.0-liter engines in the offer.
Finally, there is a hybrid. We still don’t know the exact details about new hybrid powertrain. However, some reports suggest a 2.0-liter gasoline unit in a pair with an electric motor that will be powerful enough to provide all-electric mode as well.
2018 Jeep Wrangler Hybrid release date and price
The new generation of this legendary SUV will come by the end of the year. The more precise date will be known soon. When it comes to price, it is still hard to predict it, since we don’t know how advanced new hybrid powertrain will be. The base gasoline version should go around 30.000 dollars.