The 2018 Jeep Wagoneer will be a performance-oriented crossover SUV. It is expected to make a major comeback with a modern new design. Jeep has guaranteed unprecedented results in the interior and the exterior by making it a completely different machine compared to the predecessor. According to jeep engineers, the SUV is still in the development stage.
They have promised to fit the car with luxury features which will give it a competitive edge in the market. In fact, the car manufacturer will do a complete turnaround to attract more buyers. The 2018 Jeep Wagoneer will compete well with Mercedes-Benz GLS, BMW X6, Land rover discovery and Range Rover Sport since it is built to give upper luxury.
2018 Jeep Wagoneer – Exterior Body Changes and Interior Cabin Design
The 2018 Wagoneer will come with 20-inch alloy wheels, xenon headlights, LED daytime running lights and a dual-pane panoramic sunroof. The body will also be made from aluminium segments which help to shed weight.
The interior will be fitted with modern equipment. First, there will be 3 brows of seats that will be pretty comfortable. When the rear back seats are folded, 36.3 cubic feet of cargo space will be created. Further, when the second and the third-row seats are folded, 68.3 cubic feet is created. In addition, the 2018 Jeep Wagoneer will come with ventilated and warm leather front seats.
Other modern luxury equipment will include the 8.0-inch touchscreen, Smartphone app integration and a Wi-Fi hot spot. Driver assistance features include tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, automatic climate control, rear parking sensors, driver memory settings and a navigation system. Safety features will include automatic emergency braking, rear cross-traffic alert, adaptive cruise control and lane departure warning.
2018 Jeep Wagoneer – Engine and Performance
When we compare the 2018 Jeep Wagoneer with Grand Cherokee, the SUV will come with a stronger engine. The company will offer two engine options. First, there will be 5.7-liter V8 engine that will produce 360 hp and 390-pound feet or torque. The second option will be a 3.0-liter diesel turbo charged V6 engine that will be capable of generating 240 hp and 420 lb-ft of torque.
The two engines will be mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission. Compared to Grand Cherokee, it is expected to be more fuel efficient thanks to the introduction of a new stop-start technology. Since the engine will be fitted with a turbocharger and speedy fuel injection, few emissions will be produced. In addition, it the SUV will come with two driving options; the standard rear-wheel drive or an optional four-wheel-drive system.
The rear-wheel drive SUV will take around 7.9 seconds to move from 0-60km/h while the four-wheel drive option will take 7.7 seconds from 0-60km/h. The 5.7-liter V8 engine will have a towing capacity of 7,400 pounds. The 2018 Jeep Wagoneer will have a fuel economy of 19mpg in the city and 26mpg on the highway. The all-wheel drive will have enough off-road ability which will make it easy to handle any terrain.
2018 Jeep Wagoneer – Price and Release Date
The Jeep Wagoneer 2018 is expected to be in the market towards the last quarter of 2018. There is no official information on how much the car will cost but it is approximated that the retail price will be around $ 60,000. The Jeep has made it clear that it is definitely a vehicle that is worth the wait.