He waited, but finally saw the light: Jeep showed in Los angeles hall, in the United States, the final version pick up the wrangler, its most representative model. It is called gladiator,
As we told you at TN Autos, this is not a new nameThe name "Gladiator" was used. between 1962 and 1970 in the US And the model It was released in Argentina, at IKA (Industrias Kaiser Argentina) Santa Isabel, Cordoba, between 1963 and 1967.
New "flat" jeep not confirmed for argentinaAmerican dealers will arrive on time second semester 2019,
He will fight in the segment medium liftbut with a clear focus on extreme use and SUV,
Made in Toledo, Ohio, it will offer, of course, 4×4 gear with gear, in addition to some special items that distinguishes it from the road. For example, stabilizers can be disconnected for increase suspension traveland benefit SUVs.
He has angle of attack 43.6 degrees (face up) one ventral (ability to overcome crests) 20.3 and one exit 26º.
Gasoline engine is V6 3.6 out of 285 horsepowerassociated with a six-speed manual transmission or automatic eight. Will also diesel V6 3.0 260 hpOnly with automatic option.
This last mechanic, said Jeep, has improvements with new injectors channels and piston cover and glow plug with built-in combustion pressure sensor.
As for the functionality, they assured that there is "More legroom segment." In addition, the rear seats have been designed specifically for the model.
There will be four versions: Sport, Sport S +, Overland and Rubicon.