2019 Jeep Wrangler Review, Hybrid

The 2019 Jeep Wrangler is a perfect mix of a traditional SUV and a modern technology. The newest model Wrangler offers a 4-door model as well, it comes with recognizable styling, boosted interior, and new powertrains. The interior is boosted by high-tech features, the ride quality is exceptional, and Wrangler is now an all-around performer.

What Jeep did is quite astonishing, as the manufacturer upgraded all of the parts on it SUV, without sacrificing the overall performance. On top of that, the new all-wheel-drive system makes Wrangler unstoppable at tough off-road terrains. Virtually, upcoming Wrangler looks the same as its predecessor, but the dimensions are different as this SUV is now wider and longer.

2019 Jeep Wrangler

2019 Jeep Wrangler Retro and Modern Design all in One

At the first look, the styling of the new 2019 Jeep Wrangler is evolutionary. However, there are a lot of things that are almost impossible to notice at the first glance. The dimensions are wider and longer and even the wheelbase is two inches longer. The stability is now better as a result. The doors are made of aluminum and are easier to remove.

Folding the windshield is also a lot easier now, as it requires removing only four bolts instead of 28 as on previous models. The headlights and taillights obtained LED housings, and the roof comes in multiple configurations. Thanks to this feature, open-top off-roading is now more enjoyable. If the rain starts, the customers can close down the roof in few easy steps, so no one is getting wet anymore. However, the 2019 Jeep Wrangler will like the predecessor come with few trims Sport, Sport S, Sahara, and Rubicon.

2019 Jeep Wrangler Interior and Safety Tech

The 2019 Jeep Wrangler comes with a retro and modern interior. On the other side, Jeep manages to maintain the practicality of the cabin. Modern touches are all over the cabin such as body-colored dashboard panels that adds round vents and newest touchscreen.

If you are a fan of an old and traditional classic Wrangler interior, opt for a Sport models that are more Spartan and are more performance-oriented. However, higher trim levels offer such nice features and touches. For example, leather seats come with contrast stitching and even the dashboard is leather-wrapped. Four-door models add an extra rear-seat room thanks to a longer wheelbase. For the safety, this model will have advanced electronic stability control, roll stability control, side impact beams, airbag occupancy sensor, traction control and many more.

2019 Jeep Wrangler interior

2019 Jeep Wrangler Engine Performance and Gearbox

A diesel engine is an option, and it will available in 2020 model. However, for 2019 model, Wrangler hides two drivetrain options under the hood. The first engine option is the 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder unit that cranks 268 HP and 295 lb-ft of torque. This is a new engine we mentioned, and it comes with automatic transmission. Fuel economy is not available yet.

The second options is a well-known 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 that can produce up to 285 HP and 260 lb-ft of torque. This V6 is coming with an 8-speed automatic or a 6-speed manual transmission. The fuel economy of this model will be little better if we compared it to the current one model on the market.

The 2019 Jeep Wrangler with a manual transmission will attain 18/26 mpg. Model with four doors and also manual gearbox gives 18/24 mpg in the city/ highway. However, as for automatic transmission, it will provide 18/23 mpg. This engine is also good for acceleration from 0 to 60 mph it will speed up to 6,8 sec. With the 18.6-gallon fuel tank model will cruise on highway 390.60 miles and in city 316,20 miles.

2019 Jeep Wrangler Hybrid

As per some rumors, the newest 2019 Jeep Wrangler will be also offered with a new mild hybrid engine. However, this news is not yet officially confirmed by the company. Also, this hybrid variant will get little modifications as compared to the standard one. The cabin of the SUV will get standard 5.0-inch touch display, while 7.0 inch and 8.4 will be available in higher trims. The exterior of the SUV will be similar to the base one and will get a minimal facelift.

The engine that will power this model from some sources will get a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that uses a new eTorque technology and a twin-scroll turbocharger. This type of the engine will be able to make 270 HP and 295 lb ft of torque. Also, we expect significant improvements in fuel efficiency because Stop/start technology will be there. This engine will be also available with the six-speed manual transmission or eight-speed automatic.

2019 Jeep Wrangler rear

2019 Jeep Wrangler Price, Launch Date and Rivals

The newest 2019 Jeep Wrangler will cost around $29,000. The four-door model will start at $40,000. If you want to step in a more luxurious territory, Wrangler Rubicon is the model that cost around $55,500.

The price of the hybrid model is unknown at this moment. The closest competitors are Chevy Colorado ZR2 and Toyota Tacoma TRD-Pro. The newest Wrangler model will hit the markets in the first half of 2019.

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