After the recent launch, the 2019 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is expected to come without bigger changes. The iconic SUV came just recently with plenty of novelties. Along with the base two-door version, there is the Unlimited four-door model. Just like with previous generations, this version comes several distinctive details. However, base design cues are completely the same. These two version share completely the same mechanics. The styling is pretty much the same as well. On the other side, this version features more space inside, thanks to the longer wheelbase. Also, it comes probably better equipped, with more standard features.
On the other side, engine lineup will be pretty much the same. There are some familiar engines from Chrysler. Also, there is a chance to finally see a diesel version on the 2019 Wrangler Unlimited. This model could come already late in the year, according to some reports.
2019 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited design
Just like the legendary two-door version, 2019 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited comes completely new. The next generation of the iconic SUV continues in the same manner. This particular version features four doors and a little bit longer wheelbase, compared to the base model. In terms of base design characteristics, these two versions are the same. Both models ride on the same platform. The new architecture continues with steel as main materials. However, engineers managed to save weight in some other ways. So, the new model is still strong and capable, but also much more efficient.
Thanks to new design solutions, as well as new upcoming engines, the new generation of the SUV will keep the same level of capability of its predecessor, but also improve efficiency significantly. In terms of styling, the new generation continues evolution of the iconic look.
2019 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited styling and interior design
Despite it comes completely new, the 2019 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited comes without significant changes in terms of styling. The styling is new, but yet familiar. Moreover, there are some details that resemble some older generations. For example, the new model features a “raked” front grille and round headlamps that integrate into the front grille. This was a trademark of the TJ generation, which was in production between 1997 and 2006. Despite these and some other new details, base styling remains quite similar the outgoing model. Simply, this model feature an iconic look for many decades and there is really no need for some experiments.
On the other side, interior design is pretty new. There is completely new dashboard design, with new materials, large touchscreen and plenty of new tech features. All these novelties indicate that the will continue in the same way.
2019 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited engines
The biggest novelty for the 2019 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will definitely be a new engine. According to the company, we are finally about to see a diesel version of the famous SUV. This model will feature a familiar 3.0-liter V6 unit, which should be tuned to around 190 horses and 320 pound-feet of torque.
The base model will continue with a familiar 3.6-liter Pentastar gasoline V6. This unit delivers around 285 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque.
Also, there is an optional new 2.0-liter turbo inline-four, which delivers 270 horses and 295 pound-feet of torque. A hybrid version should come in next few years. Pretty much all engines come with both 6-speed manual and 8-speed automatic transmission.
2019 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited release date and price
The 2019 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will come late in the year. When it comes to the price, base models should go around 30.000 dollars. Competition remains the same. There are various mid-size SUVs around. Some of them are SUVs like Toyota 4Runner, Nissan Xterra etc.