Featuring high-density mud-terrain tires, durable embroidered seats and a four-door design, the new 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is every bit as aesthetically pleasing as it is functional. It’s been fully trail tested and rated, and boasts one of the highest safety ratings of any SUV of its kind. The standard 4 x 4 functionality is further complimented by the huge 3.6 liter Pentastar V6 engine, making this SUV more than capable of climbing the steepest hill, and traversing the roughest terrain without hesitation.
2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited – Powertrain and Design Changes
When it comes to functionality, the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited has covered every corner. It’s versatile enough to switch between road and terrain in an instant, while providing a highly stable suspension system that promotes comfort during journeys of any length. The high-powered Pentastar engine isn’t your standard engine either. It’s been scientifically developed to maximize fuel usage without sacrificing on quality or lifespan. When paired with 6-speed manual transmission, the Wrangler Unlimited 2016 puts out a whopping 260 lb-ft. of torque, and is capable of traveling over 472 miles on the highway with a single tank of fuel. The 5-speed automatic transmission is also available as option.
The biggest change in the new 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited should be diesel engine. For a long time there have been rumors that new 2016 Wrangler will get 3.0 liter EcoDiesel engine. Yes, that is the same engine that you can find in Grand Cherokee and it comes parried with 8-speed ZF automatic transmission. With this engine option it will significantly improve fuel economy.
The exterior of the vehicle comes fully fitted with a range of utilities that add to the SUV’s off-road functionality too. Where under-damage may occur, the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited boasts a thick 2.5 mm steel plate to protect the underside of the vehicle, and the presence of two forged-steel tow hooks can pull even the heaviest load for miles. The Unlimited’s fog lamps are an exclusive feature on the model and include powerful halogen bulbs as standard to light up even the densest area of terrain.
The outer plating of the vehicle has been constructed using a high-strength steel alloy that can withstand all but the most intense of impacts. Even the doors can be removed to grant a wider level of access if required, but when fitted; the reinforced hinge system will protect occupants from both collisions and debris alike. Jeep haven’t spared any expense on the interior of the Unlimited either, and occupants will get to enjoy fully embroidered seats (also available in leather), as well as comfort-fit headrests to make the journey as pleasure-filled as possible.
2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Specs
With a separate rear compartment for storage, as well as the option to attach a hard or soft-top roof system; there’s really no trip that the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited isn’t capable of taking on. It’s a family car that can be modified to suit any purpose; with enough space to safely transport five people, as well as 12.8 cubic feet of storage space in the trunk (56.5 cubic feet when the rear seats are folded down).
2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Release Date and Projected Price
The release date of this compact 4-door SUV is still unknown. Some sources have announced that this model will be introduced during 2017; however this is not confirmed information.
When it comes to the price of 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited it will vary depending on the equipment and powertrains. The basic price for the AWD Wrangler Unlimited Sport will be about $ 26.700. Price of the top version – 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4X4 HARD ROCK will be about $ 41.200. However these prices are for the versions with the 3.6 Pentastar engine options. The diesel is expensive option and this engine option will increase prices of this SUV for about $ 4.000.