Jeep is bringing another great redesign for 2016 model year. It is new 2016 Jeep Gladiator and it is coming with many incredible improvements and changes.
Exterior and interior changes
As we have already said, Jeep has prepared a redesign of its well-known off-road terrain truck. This vehicle has unique and probably the most interesting design. The Gladiator has been in production since 1962. New 2016 Jeep Gladiator has been made to conquer all types of surfaces in all conditions with a lot of luggage in the trunk. New model will come slightly higher than its predecessor with about 1900 mm in height. It should also come lighter than the predecessor. With lighter body, new model will have better performances on road as well as off road. Fuel economy should also be improved. New heavy-duty truck will bring some great changes of front grille, front and rear bumpers, fenders and headlights. There are some speculations that beside of standard and typical army green exterior color we will also see the new red exterior color. 2016 Jeep Gladiator will come with some new and more modern alloy wheels as well as with more powerful tires. As far as the interior of the new model is considered, it will be made to provide maximal comfort and pleasure. Cabin will be equipped with the high quality materials such as leather, aluminum, chrome and some soft plastics. New navigation system, GPS, Bluetooth and USB connectivity, touch screen display and climate control are just some of technological features which will be in standard offer.
2016 Jeep Gladiator engine options
When it comes to the performances of new 2016 Jeep Gladiator, new model will probably offer two engine options. The first and the base one is Pentastar 3.6 liter V6 engine. This power unit is capable to produce up to 285 horses and 260 lb-ft of torque. The second option will be a 2.8-liter inline four diesel power unit. Diesel engine has ability to produce 160 horses and 295 pound feet of torque. Both engine options will be paired to a 6-speed automatic transmission.
Release date and expected price
It is expected that the new 2016 Jeep Gladiator will debut sometime at the end of 2015 or at the beginning of 2016. The price of this remarkable heavy-duty truck will be around 27,000 dollars.