2020 Jeep Gladiator: Release Date, Specs, Platform, Price
In a few days the new pickup derived from Wrangler, which could be called 2020 Jeep Gladiator, will be unveiled.
A few days ago, an image has been circulating that should anticipate a highly anticipated model, especially overseas: this is the new Jeep pickup, heir to the Jeep Comanche, a vehicle of this type built in 1986 on of the Cherokee came out of production back in 1992. The FCA group has confirmed the merits of the rumors with a tweet, announcing that the new model will be unveiled at the Los Angeles Motor Show. The name of the pickup has not yet been made official but on the net it has been repeatedly christened with ” Jeep Gladiator “, and sometimes also as ” Scrambler “, both names used by Jeep for models of the past.
Platform – Jeep Wrangler Pick-up Truck
The new pick-up of the Jeep will be based on the recent Wrangler, although it is likely that the size can vary, as some aesthetic details, as seen from the spy photos of the site Jeep Gladiator Forum that reveals the final form . The Jeep Gladiator could also have the folding windshield and some parts of the high-strength aluminum body, such as the chassis of the same windscreen, the doors and the related hinges, the bonnet, and the mudguards. The new pick-up will be available with a hard roof and a canvas top.
2020 Jeep Gladiator Engine Specs & Transmission
As for the engines of the Jeep Gladiator In addition to the 3.6-liter 286-hp petrol, available with both an 8-speed automatic transmission and a 6-speed manual transmission, the 241-horsepower 3.0 V6 diesel, already available for the Grand Cherokee, should also arrive in 2020. The towing capacity should be around 3470 kg and the load capacity should reach around 725 kg. The new FCA pick-up should have the same drive system as the Jeep Wrangler, which allows you to select 4 driving modes: 2H, ie rear-wheel drive, 4H Part Time with all-wheel drive and evenly distributed torque on the two axes, the 4H Auto mode that automatically manages the drive torque according to need, and the 4L, or the four-wheel drive with reduced gears.
Release Date and Price
soon, we will soon see 2020 Jeep Gladiator announced. however, so far we still don’t know exactly what the price of this wrangler pickup is.