2018 Jeep Gladiator

It’s been a long time since Jeep has announced that it will offer its pickup model. Finally arrived the information to make its debut in 2017. This pickup will carry the name of the 2018 Jeep Gladiator, after the concept of the same name from 2005. After appearing a variety of information about the possible name of the vehicle (Jeep Pickup, Jeep Scrambler), it seems that the Gladiator, the name closest to the final decision. However, this information was not officially confirmed.

2018 Jeep Gladiator will be produced in Toledo. In the same place will be produced and the new Jeep Wrangler SUV, where pickup model will be based. The exact date of the start of sales is not specified, but is expected to go on sale in late 2017 following the next-generation Wrangler SUV.

2018 Jeep Gladiator Specs

The future Jeep pickup, Gladiator, will be based on the new Wrangler SUV in the long wheelbase version. With the new Wrangler, 2018 Gladiator will grant a large number of components. There are primarily the same re-engineered steel body and several aluminum components. Such a structure enables the reduction of vehicle weight and improved fuel economy.

2018 Jeep Gladiator truck

It is expected that the outer appearance of the new Wrangler and new Gladiator pickup is similar. This means that the Gladiator possess the recognizable rugged appearance for which Jeep’s vehicles have been known for years now. More specific details related to the exterior and interior of the vehicle, we are only expecting. We will glad to share them with you.

Engine Range

No details of the motorized vehicles are not known. It is possible that the 2018 Jeep Gladiator offer the same engine concept introduced in the model. This is a 2.8-liter four-cylinder diesel unit cranking out 163 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque, was coupled with a six-speed automatic transmission. There is a possibility that the production model gets great ZF eight-speed automatic gearbox matched to a gasoline-powered engine. Previous findings suggest that Gladiator will offer the first version with a gasoline engine. Diesel version will be available from 2018.

2018 Jeep Gladiator Competition

Number of fans Jeep brand is really great. Many eagerly await the arrival of new Gladiator, and many would like to become its owners. However, this jeep pickup will meet with fierce market competition. There are new Honda Ridgeline, the redesigned Ford Ranger, and Hyundai Santa Cruz. There is no doubt that competition is fierce, but also expect a very warm welcome to the Jeep project.


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