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Jeep Wrangler

Designed for the deserts of California and with a heritage that dates back to military vehicles, the Jeep Wrangler is a little out of place in an urban environment. Perhaps the ultimate off-road vehicle, it makes no compromises for road use but then nobody buys a Wrangler for its practicalities. Competitive price and excellent fuel economy in the diesel option now put it in a position to challenge the Land Rover Defender as the best 4×4 workhorse. Due to its simple construction and long life the Wrangler can even make claims as an eco vehicle.

Jeep Wrangler Details

Production dates2006-current
Length4223 mm / 166 in
Width inc. mirrors1873 mm / 74 in
Height1840 mm / 72 in
Wheelbase2424 mm / 95 in
Luggage capacity142 litres / 5.01 cu ft
Fuel tank capacity79.5 litres / 21 US gal
Warranty3 years or 36,000 miles
Service intervals12,500 miles

Jeep Wrangler 3.6

The Jeep Wrangler's Pentastar 3.6-litre engine was a vast improvement over the ageing 3.8 V6. Not only is it more efficient but it produces nearly 100 more horsepower in standard form. While it is the only engine option for North American customers the V6 Wrangler was phased out from the European market in 2009 where a more economical diesel option is preferred.

Jeep Wrangler 3.6 Specifications

Fuel typeUnleaded Petrol
Engine typeV6
Engine capacity3604 cc
Power290@6400 bhp
Torque260@4800 lb.ft
Torque353@4800 nm
Transmission type4-spd auto

Jeep Wrangler 3.6 Performance

Max speed (auto)112 mph / 180 kph
0-60mph (auto)- seconds
0-100kmph (auto)9.6 seconds

Jeep Wrangler 3.6 Economy and Emissions

Jeep Wrangler 2.8 CRD

The Jeep Wrangler CRD diesel engine was developed for the export market.

Jeep Wrangler 2.8 CRD Specifications

Fuel typeDiesel
Engine typeStraight 4
Engine capacity2777 cc
Power197@3800 bhp
Torque339@2000 lb.ft
Transmission type5-spd manual / 5-spd auto
Kerb weight2003 kg / 4416 lb
UK retail pricefrom £28,665
UK insurance group10/24

Jeep Wrangler 2.8 CRD Performance

Max speed (manual)107 mph / 172 kph
Max speed (auto)107 mph / 172 kph
0-100kmph (manual)11.2 seconds
0-100kmph (auto)10.6 seconds

Jeep Wrangler 2.8 CRD Economy and Emissions

EU combined MPG (manual)39.8 mpg
EU combined MPG (auto)34.9 mpg
CO2 emissions (manual)187 g/km
CO2 emissions (auto)213 g/km

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One Owner Review

Do you drive a Jeep Wrangler? Would you recommend it to others? Why not leave a comment to let us know what you think of the car. This Jeep has one owner review.

  1. Franck Franck says:

    Great vehicle. 2007 CRD Auto. 95000 km. Heavy driving 4×4 and never had problem. No oil leaks. Diffs clear. Breathing pipes on diffs are excellent. Usage us 12,7 litre per 100km. 2inch lift and with mud terrain tyres. Not a car for four person every day driving. Will definitly buy next generation model again. Also drive Grand Cherokee, Land Rover Puma 90. Toyota LDV 2.4 diesel.

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