Jeep India has updated its website with all the relevant details of the Wrangler ahead of the official launch in July. The Wrangler, at the time of the launch, will be available in only one variant with a diesel engine and four-wheel drive.
The Wrangler will be offered with the 2.8-litre diesel engine producing 197bhp and 460Nm of torque. It is paired with the five-speed automatic transmission and 4x4 system that sends equal power to all four wheels. The ARAI rated fuel efficiency of the SUV is 12.1kmpl.
It is a five-seater SUV with 884litres of boot space behind the second row. The ground clearance of 238mm is sufficient to tackle all sorts of obstacles and with the solid axle and differential lock it is one of the best off-roaders in the country.
The Wrangler version offered in India will have features like the touch-screen infotainment unit, heated front-seats, tyre pressure monitoring, 28GB useable hard drive for music and SAT-NAV. For safety, Jeep offers front dual-airbags, traction control, ESP, Hill ascend and descent control. Jeep will offer this SUV in five colours – black, bright white, billet silver metallic, granite crystal, firecracker red and rhino. The Wrangler is imported to India as a CBU and is expected to be priced around Rs 50 lakh.