News Next Generation Jeep Wrangler Could Offer 6 Engine Options

17:16  18 may  2017
17:16  18 may  2017 Source:   MSN

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Speculations have been whirling about the next - generation Jeep Wrangler . The report from Jalopnik claims that the Wrangler could have up to six engine options , blowing the current generation JK, which only offers one, out of the water.

Speculations have been whirling about the next - generation Jeep Wrangler . The report from Jalopnik claims that the Wrangler could have up to six engine options , blowing the current generation JK, which only offers one, out of the water.

  Next Generation Jeep Wrangler Could Offer 6 Engine Options © JL Wrangler Forums

Speculations have been whirling about the next-generation Jeep Wrangler. The JL iteration is said to be a huge leap forward in terms of customization and interchangeability, making it a potential hit for offroaders around the world. It's rumored to sport a diesel engine option for the first time in model history, and according to an anonymous Jalopnik tipper, it'll have even more choices to pick from.

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Test mules of the next - generation 2018 Jeep Wrangler are being seen testing once again Whereas all JK models have offered just one engine option , initially the 3.8L OHV V- 6 and later the 3. 6 L The diesel could either be the 3.0L EcoDiesel V- 6 found in the Ram and Grand Cherokee or an I-4 diesel

Test mules of the next - generation 2018 Jeep Wrangler are being seen testing once again Whereas all JK models have offered just one engine option , initially the 3.8L OHV V- 6 and later the 3. 6 L The diesel could either be the 3.0L EcoDiesel V- 6 found in the Ram and Grand Cherokee or an I-4 diesel

The report from Jalopnik claims that the Wrangler could have up to six engine options, blowing the current generation JK, which only offers one, out of the water. The list of potential powerplants goes as follows:

  • Two versions of the 3.6L Pentastar V6
  • 3.0L and 2.2L diesel engines
  • Two versions of the 2.0L four cylinder.

All of this would make for a plug-and-play Wrangler that's suitable for everyone. We've seen Jeep testing diesel prototypes out in the open, and fans have long been begging for a combustion-ignition model; as it seems, they could even get two.

Read more about the Jeep Wrangler on MSN Autos

The current 3.6L Pentastar engine is a vast improvement over the previous 3.8L V6 found in Wranglers of old, so an updated version of it could be even better.

2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Leaked

  2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Leaked <p>Design updates are subtle</p>The first thing that Jeep fans will be happy to see is that the Wrangler continues to use a solid frame with a removable roof and doors. With all the body panels in place, the JL-series Wrangler looks a lot like the JK, bearing a similarly boxy profile. One thing you'll notice is that there's a vent behind the front fenders, possibly to aid aerodynamics. Those fenders are slightly different from the JK, and we can just barely make out the horizontal LED daytime running lights we've seen in past spy shots. The front bumper is also redesigned, with the foglights repositioned from the center to the edges.

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Marchionne said this week that the next - generation Jeep Wrangler may need to undergo radical changes in order to survive. It'll be offered with a smaller engine , Ford's 2.7 liter "EcoBoost" turbo V 6 -- though more powerful options will be available.

Lastly, the 2.0L four cylinder could help to keep the entry price for the model low in addition to providing increased fuel economy. Though we don't know many specifics, we assume that it could be sourced from somewhere else in the Fiat Chrysler parts bin.

The possible leak also claims a list of body configurations for the upcoming Jeep. Among these are:

  • Both two and four door models
  • Black Soft Top
  • Tan Soft Top
  • Body Color Hard Top
  • And a Power-Retracting Top

Each of these would further the idea of a have-it-your-way Jeep, so look out for these in the future.

FCA has declined comment on future models, so in the meantime, we'll continue to poke the hornet's nest and see what we can get out of it.

This article was originally published on TheDrive.com

Here's our first look at the next-gen Jeep Wrangler interior .
The design is a mix of old and new.After 10 years on the road, the current Jeep Wrangler JK is finally being put out to pasture. As expected, the new Wrangler is going to look a hell of a lot like the current model. Surprise, surprise. Until now, all we've been able to do is glimpse the occasional spy shot or well-done rendering. Our spy photographers finally managed to capture photos of the much-needed update to the interior.

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