2017 Jeep Wrangler Changes And Performance

2017 Jeep Wrangler will get all of its specs and features changed focusing to keep the name as the best off-road compact SUV. Model-year 2007 is the latest Wrangler that got its full redesign. This year model will get fuel economy improvement and keep its unique image as an off road SUV with the best performance. It will keep its dimensions and the company will re-introduce the four-door Unlimited and two-door body styling variant. It will keep its famous rugged character with the outdated setup of body-on-frame structure with front and rear solid axles. The transmission, engine, and chassis will come with new components beneath the body. Expect to see a pickup-truck version on the release date.

2017 Jeep Wrangler Body

2017 Jeep Wrangler

2017 Jeep Wrangler

The new pickup version will be available without losing the character as the most capable and comfortable Wrangler model. The company will keep its design and off-road ability as seen in the spy photography and leaked information. Its successful truck-type body style will be carried over but will lose its previous crossover-style unibody construction and coil-spring suspension. To reduce fuel consumption and curb weight, some aluminum frame components will be used on 2017 Jeep Wrangler. All body styles should be available in mid-level Sahara, base Sport, and range-toping Rubicon trim levels. Expect to see some special-edition models though the specs are kept secret. Four traditional doors on crew cab and extended body styles should be included in the pickup version.

2017 Jeep Wrangler Performance

2017 Jeep Wrangler images

2017 Jeep Wrangler images

There will be 7 or 8-speed automatic transmission replacing the previous’ 6-speed manual and a 5-speed automatic which will perk up fuel economy and throttle response. The 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 from Chrysler is the only engine available similar to the previous though it is tuned to boost 290 hp more than the previous 285-hp engine. The 260 pound-feet torque is not changed. Part-time 4WD with low-range gearing is standard on 2017 Jeep Wrangler.