Jeep Wrangler is one vehicle that seems to stand the test of time, over and over again. Will the new 2017 Jeep Wrangler stand out from the previous models? In some ways, it appears to be the case. But nobody will know just exactly what things will be different and what will remain the same. Also, prototypes are just that and do not mean that they are the end result of what is to come.
2017 Jeep Wrangler Review
One thing that most people desire to keep in the Wrangler line of products is the low-ranged 4-wheel drive system. Many also want to see the ladder-framed structure underneath the body and the durable axle system. But who wouldn’t want those to stay. That is what makes Jeep stand out. Their rugged, durable design in combination with power and traction make them the off-road choice of many automotive enthusiasts.
The 2017 Jeep Wrangler will include the durable axles, as well as the body-to-frame construction. It will also hold onto the 4-wheel drive functionality. Prototypes that were developed show a redesigned suspension and new exhaust components. There is also conversation that part of the body will be aluminum. The new 2017 Jeep Wrangler will be lighter yet durable if aluminum does get utilized in the body’s construction. Porotypes have been tested with aluminum parts so it looks like it may undergo some changes there. The purpose would be to increase fuel economy to fit into today’s modern world. One thing that is rather novelty-like about the Jeep Wrangler is the windshield. It featured a fold-down design and many Jeep owners and enthusiasts never gave it a thought. The new model will replace the fold-down construction with a solid mounted windshield. In addition, the soft top is reported to be eliminated from the new model. They will be removable panels made of soft construction. In addition, the sports bar has been removed and replaced with grab handles that are built right in. From what has been shown and through engineer discussions, it appears that no real changes to the interior of the new Jeep are going to occur. It will maintain the bucket-styled front seats, seat cup holders, adjustable 3-point seat belts, center armrest, and multi-stage airbags. It will also keep the electronic features in previous models, such as the RDS audio radio and CD player, delayed fade on courtesy lighting, ABS traction control, immobilizer, and much more.
2017 Jeep Wrangler Engine
The engine is reported to go unchanged in the new Wrangle of 2017, boasting the V6, 3.6L power of previous models. There will also be a diesel engine model available with 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6 engine and the 6-gear transmission will provide excellent control, though discussions have rumored about the possibility of an 8-gear transmission. The miles per gallon (MPG) may clock in at about 22 in city and 33 on highways, but it will depend on the final engine construction before release.
2017 Jeep Wrangler Price and Release Date
The 2017 Jeep Wrangler is set to be released in late 2016 or early 2017 with a price tag of about $25,000 being most likely the case. It will mainly depend on the final design and structure. Unless something holds back the engineers or the company itself, the 2017 Jeep Wrangler will most likely be released towards the end of 2016, like most cars do.Overall, the 2017 Jeep Wrangler will maintain the most important elements, while adding newer designs and structure. The Jeep will still be a 2017 Jeep Wrangler and not some totally reinvented vehicle. One final thing to note is that the 2017 Jeep Wrangler can be altered or revamped last minute by the company so any information discussed here may be subject to inaccuracy. 2017 Jeep Wrangler but this gives you the big picture and what you can look forward to next year.