Please Tell Us Your City

Knowing your city will help us provide relevant content to you.

Sorry! No matching results found. Try again.Error Identifying Your Location.

Log in to CarWale

Please enter your password
Forgot password?
Please enter your registered email

Sign up to CarWale

Please enter your name
+91
Please enter your mobile number
Please enter your password
Please enter your password
Ad

Next Jeep Wrangler could use 300bhp motor

May 10, 2016, 09:53 AM IST by Santosh Nair
Next Jeep Wrangler could use 300bhp motor

It was reported way back in 2013 that Chrysler was working on a Hurricane engine that’s based on the car maker’s existing 2.0-litre four-cylinder Tigershark powerplant.

Sources have now revealed that the Hurricane engine will make close to 300bhp and is expected to power the next generation Jeep Wrangler. Reports have also clarified that the Hurricane mill makes a higher level of specific output vis-à-vis the 1.75-litre Alfa Romeo 4C, which is one of the FCA’s most stressed engines (150bhp/litre vs 120bhp/litre). 

It needs a special mention that the much larger 3.6-litre Pentastar V6 makes a relatively close 285bhp. However, the Hurricane with a smaller capacity, eight-speed transmission and aluminium construction will make the acceptor car benefit through a considerably enhanced fuel economy. To get the best out of this small motor, FCA uses a new turbo charger and variable valve timing.

FCA debuted the Wrangler and Cherokee in India during the Auto Expo 2016, and expect this engine to sparkle in their line up when introduced internationally.

 

 

 

 
Tags:Jeep Wrangler
Show CommentsHide Comments
Ad

Jeep Wrangler Price in Popular Cities

CityOn-Road Prices
Bangalore₹ 70.43 Lakhs onwards
Mumbai₹ 67.02 Lakhs onwards
Chennai₹ 70.92 Lakhs onwards
New Delhi₹ 68.37 Lakhs onwards
Kolkata₹ 66.3 Lakhs onwards
  • Upcoming Cars

Maruti Suzuki New ErtigaMaruti Suzuki New Ertiga

21 November 2018

7.80L - ₹ 12.40L
Mahindra Alturas G4Mahindra Alturas G4

24 November 2018

35L - ₹ 40L
Tata HarrierTata Harrier

January 2019

16L - ₹ 22L
Tata 45XTata 45X

March 2019

8L - ₹ 10L
Kia SPKia SP

July 2019

14L - ₹ 20L
All Upcoming Cars
Ask the experts1800 2090 230Mon-Fri (9 AM - 8 PM)
Sat (9 AM - 5:30 PM)
Sun (9 AM - 7 PM)
Toll free

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in