2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Changes, Spy Photos, Release Date, Price

Jeep Wrangler has been awarded as the bestselling jeep of the year 2016. So it does feel exciting when a new concept is introduced. All automotive fans and manufacturers went crazy when they found out the latest spy photos of the upcoming 2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited edition. It was spotted going through tests in the South Eastern part of Michigan. While many have seen current generation Wranglers being tested in various parts of the area, this was a completely unusual situation where the four-wheel Wrangler underwent testing with an unfamiliar body.

2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited front

2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited – Design and Features

The body was hidden with the camouflage sheets to keep it out of vision. But, the mule created for testing was spotted with some changes from its current-gen model. It could be spotted that the vehicle has a hardened head but the panels are removable. A peculiar thing to note in its exterior design is the tilted windshield with a slightly bent grille. It is suspected that that LED headlights will be incorporated in the vehicle.

The rear portion is said to have a back glass that can be folded fully. It will be pinned to the roof and not like the current models where the tailgate opens sideways. Tailgates might see some modifications, while the wheel bolt and bumpers are said to stay as they are in the current versions.

The 2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited has some an interior that still needs to be seen. The testing mule being completely covered let the photographers down as nothing could be spotted on the inside. Most spy photos taken are all of the exteriors. Moreover, it is said to launch in the year 2018 which is why there might not be a final design for the interior as of now.

A few concepts have come out where designers and fans are sure that modern features will be added to it for sure. But, the traditional look of the cabin might stay which consists of analog buttons and knobs. A rumor states that Uconnect’s latest connectivity system with a 5.0-inch display will be used in the base model while the 8.4-inch one will be assembled in the top models. The latter is rumored to provide with a navigation system, satellite radio, some preinstalled apps, and Bluetooth connectivity.

The seats will be designed for 5 passengers at a time. Leather fabric will be used for the top models while the standard models will have a tightly weaved cloth. It will also have similar removable grommets and carpets for a car wash.

2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited interior

2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited – Engine and Performance

The 2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is rumored to have a Pentastar V-6 engine. The vehicle might have a 3.6-litre displacement. A 300 hp with a torque of 270 lb-ft can also be speculated. An 8-speed ZF transmission is stated to be seen in place of the current-gen 5-speed transmission system.

There might also be a diesel and hybrid version. But, the fuel standards in the US, might not be attained with its help the automakers are not sure about it. But, that can be possible in Europe so let’s wait to see. So, the diesel concept can have a 3.0-liter turbodiesel engine. An expectation of 400-lb-ft torque and 240 hp is predicted from it. This will also feature an automatic transmission with 8-speed ZF system. The transmission for both engine concepts will deliver four-wheel power driven mechanisms.

2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited rear

2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited – Release Date and Price

Prediction for the price and release date of the 2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited still needs confirmation. It might enter a price range of $25,000, while the top models could reach a price of $40,000. For the release date, there might be a showcase of the vehicle in some upcoming auto exhibition which is still not confirmed.

2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Release Date, Price

The 2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will be launched as a unique and unabashedly US styled SUV. This vehicle is one of the most popular mid-size off-road four-wheel drive SUV, which is manufactured by a renowned American car manufacturer Chrysler. The company launched its first model in 1987 and this time, it is believed that the makers will launch the latest generation of Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. It is also speculated in the automobile industry that this vehicle will be launched with modern technology, and it will be much better than its existing models. In addition, lots of advanced features will also dazzle the eyes of its potential buyers.

2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

Exterior Design:

The makers of this vehicle have designed all-new 2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited with overhauled structure. It is also speculated by different sources that this time the makers will use aluminum and carbon for the construction of its body instead of steel.

The makers will also change the platform and this time, it will be unibody platform. The use of new platform will help this vehicle to curb some weight. The buyers of this vehicle will also be able to witness new lights, redesigned grille along with a bumper and mirrors.

A brand new rear view camera will attract the attention of its buyers and a new powerful bumper in its rear side will also add spark to its outer surface. The unlimited version of Jeep Wrangler will be launched with four-door options, and its large wheels will be enough to allure existing and new customers.

Interior design of 2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

The designers have designed this vehicle with much more spacious cabin and this time it will be able to lodge five adult passengers. The seats of this automobile are also manufactured with leather upholstery. The interior of this vehicle is also designed with some outstanding features and dimensions. The makers have given the latest windshield along with a well-equipped dashboard.

The buyers can also enjoy the presence of the big sunroof structure. It is also speculated in the market that the 2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will be offered with tire inflation system through which the driver of this vehicle can inflate or deflate the tires at any point in time. There are some other technological features like Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, speakers and much more.

2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited – Powertrain and Fuel Economy

All-new 2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is expected to be powered with 3.6-liters V6 engine and it can generate 285 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. The powertrain of this vehicle is supposed to be combined with six-speed manual transmission, and it will also be introduced with AWD option. Based on the reports of different sources it can be stated this vehicle has the towing capacity of 3,500 pounds and it can accelerate 0-60 mph in just 6.9 seconds. Latest Jeep Wrangler will deliver a fuel economy of 18 mpg in city and 22 mpg on the highway.

2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited – Price and Release Date

It is speculated in the market that 2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will be launched in the third quarter of 2017 along with a price tag $27,000 for its base model. The price might rise up to $40,000 also for the addition of modern features and higher trims.