Kevin Flynn, President & MD, FCA India with the legendary cricketer, Kapil Dev At the Wrangler Launch
- India gets only the 5-door type Jeep Wrangler Unlimited variant
- It will be powered by a 2.0-liter high torque petrol engine
- The new Wrangler has more than 70 safety features.
The 2019 Jeep Wrangler has officially gone on sale in India, priced at ₹ 63.94 lakh (ex-showroom price, India). The new-generation Wrangler will be available only in the 5-door Wrangler Unlimited version. The new-gen Wrangler SUV will be sold in India as a (completely built unit) model. Design-wise, the off-road SUV comes with the same butch and boxy silhouette that is signature to the Wrangler, with new modern elements. So, upfront, the SUV gets the iconic 7-slot grille flanked by classic round headlamps and LED units.
2019 Wrangler also comes with an updated cabin with a revised dashboard, while the center stage is taken by an Uconnect 4C NAV 8.4-inch touchscreen infotainment system with navigation,
Android Auto, and Apple CarPlay, dual-zone automatic climate control and more. The new Wrangler also comes with some features like passive keyless entry, push-button start, and much more. The Wrangler available with a 5-seater cabin layout with premium leather upholstery and also has a well-equipped dashboard and gets soft-touch leather treatment with contrast white stitching.
Kevin Flynn, the President & Managing Director of FCA India, said that “We are pleased to present the legendary all-new Jeep Wrangler to our Indian customers who have been eagerly waiting for this New Generation model. The iconic Wrangler is an important vehicle for us to have in our portfolio as it is the flag-bearer of its values and has been part of the brand’s illustrious history for nearly eight decades, across the globe, and in India since its introduction in 2016.”
The 2018 Jeep Wrangler gets an updated dashboard with some new features and a new U-Connect infotainment system.
The Wrangler is now lighter than its predecessor. While the body is still made out of steel, the doors, bonnet, and fenders are now made out of aluminum. The SUV also gets diff locks that can now be activated by an electronic switch on the central console and a button to disconnect the sway bars for extra articulation. The Jeep Wrangler must have a 4-wheel drive ‘high’ and ‘low’ mode along with with a new 4 wheel drive ‘auto mode’ that will work based off sensors that measure traction slip.
2019 Jeep Wrangler 4×4 | New Interior | New Features:
There will be just one engine option on offer, which is 2.0-liter high power turbo petrol engine. The Wrangler only be available with an 8-speed automatic gearbox – which is also brand new. It will be offering a warranty for 2 years and unlimited kilometers on the Wrangler as well.
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