Another news from CarsInTrend regarding about the latest 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer, it said that this car will line up for 2018 by borrowing the platform from FIAT, Chrysler and also Dodge. They did not mention about what kind of platform that lent but we are sure that it will make the Jeep Wagoneer better. This is a good news for all people out there that want a luxurious SUV that is not only giving you sports sensation but also a pride that you deserve. There is a rumor said that the new Wagoneer is expected to be the main rival for Range Rover that now rule the luxury SUV segment.
Engine and Performance
By using FIAT, Dodge, and Chryslers’ platform, it seems that the new Jeep Wagoneer will be more powerful that what we can imagine. There will be V-8 engine with 4.0-litre of displacement that will use gasoline as the fuel. It will generate at least 340 horsepower which is great even though it has larger bodywork.
Jeep promises that this SUV will give you more power for towing and hauling because Jeep provides all-wheel drive system to support the main engine. The engine paired with 6-speed dual clutch transmission for better handling. So it can be said that this is not just a regular family hauler because Jeep gives what you didn’t ask.
When it comes about the rumor that said the new 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer will use diesel motor, the informant didn’t say anything at all. But we believe that the turbo diesel model will be available considering there are a lot of Jeep loyal fans out there that still prefer this engine than the regular gasoline type.
Overall, the new Wagoneer 2018 is similar with Jeep Renegade that classified as Small Common Components and System provide by GM.
News about 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer
The rumor says that this one is coming out with longer wheelbase. Especially when they said that the new Grand Wagoneer will borrow the Dodge Durango’s platform. It means that the body is 16 feet longer than the previous model. The wheelbase is also increasing 118 inches that will make difference on the inside.
The release date is approximately between late 2018 or maybe at early 2019. It depends on Jeep’s choice about the release date. Some experts predict that the base model will arrive first before they close it with the ‘Grand’ model at early 2019. The actual update about 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer will be announced soon because Jeep still concerns about the current sales.
Design and Changes
The design could be very different with what see in the current model. Jeep promises that this luxury SUV will thick with the vintage ambiance with the wooden accent on the sides of the car. But don’t be afraid about the interior because it has contemporary design and easy-to-use features that you can change in just one swipe.
We will hear more update and changes about 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer at early 2017. The press released will be announced in summer next year.