In the past few decades, FCA company has rolled out cars, that not only give good performance but also incredible durability. The brand Jeep is owned by FCA. Jeep hasn’t produced any pickup truck since 1992. Though Jeep has made many concept pickup trucks which have never gone for production. Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne has confirmed that Jeep would finally present the production of a pickup version of the next generation Wrangler. So the 2019 Jeep Wrangler pickup truck is on its way. Built to withstand all sorts of road conditions, this truck has an impressive body made of aluminum and steel. This next-gen Wrangler pickup will be built in Toledo, Ohio.
2019 Jeep Wrangler – Stylish Exterior and Interior Design
The exterior design of 2019 Jeep Wrangler pickup truck uses plastic and has a new aluminum intensive body. This will make the truck lighter and help in fuel economy. Its aluminum parts will provide good weight distribution. Lighter materials have also been used for the window and panels. The pickup comes with a seven-slit grille, which perfectly complements the high quality rounded LED headlights, which are glaring enough to ensure good visibility of the road at night.
This mid-size truck will be large, long with four full-sized doors. Its long wheelbase will offer support to its capacious bed, which is approximately 5 to 6 ft in length with Ram-box like storage units. Reports say that the 2019 Jeep Wrangler will take the windshield, grille, headlights, bumpers, front fenders, and hood of the regular Wrangler.
2019 Jeep Wrangler – Engine Specifications
According to the information received, the 2019 Jeep Wrangler will have two engine options. The first will be a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 turbo EcoDiesel engine, capable of producing up to 305 hp and 268 pound-feet of torque. This engine will be paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission system. The other option is a 2.0-liter turbocharged four cylinder engine. It is expected that this pickup truck will be made a four-wheel drive, but reports suggest that a rear wheel drive model might be released. Its towing capacity is expected to be around 7,000 pounds.
The inside of the truck is no different from its previous models, apart from some upgrades. The Jeep pickup’s interior will be almost identical to that of the new Wrangler. This pickup will be equipped with the anti-lock braking system, traction control, navigation system and traction control. A serious interior upgrade will be FCA’s latest UConnect infotainment system. Other upgrades include an 8-speaker audio system, USB, and Bluetooth connectivity.
A 9-speaker audio system option is also available. Jeep lovers will have more options to choose from as far as interiors are concerned. Other features include leather upholstery, a woodwork cabin finish, air conditioning, cruise control as well as touch screen display.
2019 Jeep Wrangler – Pricing and Release Date
The question is not whether this pickup truck will be built, the question is when it will be released in the market. Sources say that this pickup model may be released in early 2019. Its prices are yet to be confirmed but chances are that it may cost more than the Wrangler. However, the Jeep Wrangler 2019 is estimated to cost between $30,000 – $35,000.
Pickup trucks are quite popular in America and American love Jeep. the Wrangler pickup is all set to enter this wild pickup truck market. Though it will face competition from heavyweights like the Toyota Tacoma and Chevrolet Colorado, this pickup will boost the interest of buyers in this segment. So if you are looking for performance and durability, then this Wrangler pickup, is what you go for.