Newly 2019 Jeep Scrambler will soon hit the markets. Don’t get confused with the word Scrambler, as many of you associated this vehicle with famous Jeep Wrangler. If you did so, you have a point, because this upcoming track has officially changed its name from Wrangler to Scrambler. Simple as that.
Name Scrambler has been associated with the elongated Jeep CJ-8 model from the 1980s. Between spy shots and some information, this pickup will use the frame of Wrangler JL model. That means the Jeep is making another stable and powerful vehicle with great off-road capabilities.
2019 Jeep Scrambler – Exterior Expectations and Luxurious Interior Design
The cargo bed will be constructed from plastics so in that way manufacturer will save some weight. The rear bumper is utilized with license plate holder and a standard center step. Also, a trailer hitch receiver and tow hooks are placed down low. Some feature like hood, fenders, headlights, front grille and bumper will be interchangeable.
That is a great news for some customers for sure. We don’t know yet if the cargo box will be separated from the cab. Additionally, it is yet unknown if the bed can be extended into a cab, or even if the rear seat can be folded. The windshield can be folded.
The upcoming 2019 Jeep Scrambler will use the same interior as latest Jeep Wrangler Unlimited model. That means basically everything from the dashboard, infotainment system and various instrumentation to the seats.The old plastics switchgear will be replaced with some higher materials, as it was an issue on latest Jeep models. Soft-touch surfaces, knobs, and buttons inside the cabin are all improved.
Speaking of the infotainment system, there is an 8.4-inch Uconnect system. This system is one of the most user-friendly systems with pleasing graphics. You can find more about it on YouTube, also pay attention to a new feature called Off-road pages. Some control luxuries like dual-zone climate control are coming as standard.
The dashboard auxiliary button is programmed to control some aftermarket equipment like off-road lights. You can find the same thing is models like RAM HD and Ford Super Duty. Another installed feature are controls for the locking differentials and toggle switches at the center of the stack.
2019 Jeep Scrambler – Modification under the Hood
The 2019 Jeep Scrambler’s base engine is a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder unit. This powertrain can produce 298 hp and 279 pound-feet of torque. It’s rumored that this engine will be available with a hybrid drivetrain system. The optional engine is an updated version of 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 with 316 hp and 280 pound-feet of torque. The third choice for the forthcoming 2019 Jeep Scrambler is the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel engine.
This optional engine is offering 245 hp and 420 pound-feet of torque. This is a great choice for those who plan to haul and tow or those who like to go off-roading. All three engines are backed by 8-speed automatic transmission, while 4WD is optional. A 6-speed manual transmission is confirmed, but it is yet unknown which engine will use this gearbox.
2019 Jeep Scrambler – Expected Date of Arrival and Price
The new 2019 Scrambler midsize pickup will cost at least $31,500. With some additional equipment, the price won’t be much higher, just around $38,000. Jeep Scrambler 2019 will hit the market by the first quarter of 2019.