The core jeep fans which are waiting for a diesel versions of this type of cars, can now cheer for the announcement of 2016 Jeep Wrangler Diesel!
All the fuss started when spies finally spotted it on a test drive, which was shrouded in secrecy. Seriously, very little that can be unveiled right now. All we know is that, the diesel version is certainly coming out and it is for sure going to help the sale. The expected specifications, engine, price, release date, exterior and interior are going to be our primary goals in the following review.
2016 Jeep Wrangler Diesel Exterior
The look of the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Diesel Exterior got a lot on aggressiveness. There is a special metal bar protecting the engine from any damage that can be caused by crashing a vehicle or hitting an object. Bar is placed in front of the grille. This vehicle’s dumper is a bit different because it doesn’t look like it is made of fiber but from metal, which is even better, and more secure.
Tires are huge and look very strong, like it could easily crush medium size stone, they are made for every weather and terrain condition – lying well and wide on the ground. Wheel base looks like it can withstand great pressure, and there is enough space in ground clearance.
Headlights have also been changed to look even better now.
It is going to come in a variety of bright colors.
Wrangler Diesel Interior
In 2016 Jeep Wrangler Diesel Interior, the company is likely going to make safety a main priority, because it is a off road vehicle, and because it is a brave new world now, filled with all sorts of commodities, it would be insane not to make place for new technologies. Having that in mind, Jeep is certainly going to implement some of the standard stuff such as navigation, touch screen controls, climate control etc.
Engine of 2016 Jeep Wrangler Diesel
We were unable to get a lot of info on this matter but what we know is that there are two options planed for 2016 Jeep Wrangler Diesel Engine. Diesel and petrol options.
First one is a 3.6 liter V-6 Pentastar engine with 285 HP and 260 lbs of torque. Second option is diesel engine with two versions. It is always recommended to buy a diesel engine car, because of the price of diesel and the consumption levels, especially for off road vehicles.
First version is 2.8 liter turbo charger VM diesel engine with 177 HP and 295 lbs of torque.The second version will be the US market only version and the rest of the world will most likely be deprived of it. It will be a 3.0 liter V-6 Eco-diesel, the same version debuted in Jeep Gran Cherokee. It offers only 224 HP and stunning 406 lbs-ft of torque.
Transmission is going to be either five speed automatic transmission or six speed manual transmission.
Diesel Fuel Consumption
2016 Jeep Wrangler diesel fuel consumption is going to prove that it is not only a safe and comfortable all terrain vehicle, but a money saving machine too. Fuel economy is quite good and it stands around 17 mpg in city and 21 mpg on a highway.
2016 Jeep Wrangler Diesel Price and Release Date
Certain information like 2016 Jeep Wrangler Diesel price and release date are yet to be confirmed, but it is expected to come out at the end of 2015 and the price is most likely not going to be lower than 45,000 dollars.