2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited changes, colors
Jeep has stuck to the traditional boxy design since their inception and the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is not an exception. It is a known fact that Wranglers perform better in undulated and uneven terrains than in the city roads. So if you are not a hardcore jeep loyalist, or looking for some off road adventure, then this car is not for you. This car’s performance is uncanny and the best part about the new 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is that it will be available in both petrol and diesel variants. Even though Jeep has divulged no official details regarding this new variant’s specifications and power train but Wrangler Unlimited is expected to go through some major enhancements in terms of its interior and exterior design. Some improvements under the hood are as well expected.
2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited: Redesign Exterior and Interior
Given Jeep Wrangler’s status of being an off road vehicle it is likely that the company will focus on the interior safety features and try to provide best in class comfort. 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will be equipped with the latest standard technological features. Further they will go for an improved cabin design and more spacious interior. Standard features such as infotainment system, climate control and a navigation system will also be available.
2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited has a bit of sturdiness associated to its exterior look. This car’s exterior has a metal finish which gives it a very edgy look. The build quality of this vehicle is very good. A new metal framework has been added which protects the engine from any damage caused by collision or crashing. Redesigns include new metal bumpers replacing the old fibre bumpers which are even stronger and better. This will also get a new front grille with a bar attached to its front.
Wheelbase has been upgraded and it looks wider which is certainly good news for buyers because the car will now be able to withstand greater pressure and have better ground clearance. 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited comes with good tires as well, made to survive rocky and uneven terrains easily. It also comes with new and improved headlights and 2016 Wrangler will be available in a vast range of colour schemes.
2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited: Engine and Fuel Economy
As stated earlier 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is likely to be available in both petrol and diesel variants. Former one is expected to come with a V6 pentastar 3.6 liter engine that will be capable of producing a power of 285 HP and a torque of 260 lb-ft. Later one and the more popular one, the diesel variant will be probably are only available in United States of America. It is expected to be a V6 3.0 litter diesel engine which will be able to produce up to 224 HP and a torques of 406 lbs-ft. Above mentioned engines are expected to be mated with a five or six speed automatic gear system. Improved fuel economy is also likely too and this is where the diesel variant will prove its excellence. On highway it will be around 21mpg and 17 mpg in city.
2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited: Release Date and Price
No official word regarding the price and release date from the automaker as yet but the car is expected to hit the showrooms by the end of this year and given 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will go through upgrades; the price will be higher than before. It is expected to be roughly around $45k.