The 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer will mark the automaker’s return after a gap of 25 years. Jeep Wagoneer appeared on the market in 1963 and impressed one and all for a span of 28 years. But after the emergence of Grand Cherokee, the Wagoneer somewhat lost its hold in the market. However, rumors hold that it is aiming for a comeback and that too in an all-new avatar!
This new concept will bring fans a vehicle which combines both the luxury of an SUV and the motor power of the jeep. Also, there are hints that this new model will be anything like the Grand Cherokee. It would be bigger hosting a more spacious 3-row seat arrangement. This possibility could mean that the automaker is trying to compete with the Land Rover Luxury in the 2018 auto-market.
2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer Design
In regards to its exterior aspect, details are still inconclusive. However, tipsters present some assumptions about what changes could be possible seen. The chassis will be designed keeping in mind off road terrains and better outdoor experience. The wheels will increase in size and have much deeper patterns as its older versions.
Some rumors also hint that the grille will have a more vertical opening. And its bumpers and built-in LED headlights will come in metallic colors.
The new 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer will also undergo some wonderful changes. New leather seats with heating systems will be noticed. A modified dash and hosting numerous controlling systems will give a dynamic look to the interior front. It will also host an electronically monitored run-roof and a touch display infotainment in the dash. That will have an advanced navigation system for drivers.
Updated wireless internet connectivity and an advanced Bluetooth system will help travelers make the most of their traveling time.
The 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer cabin will be spacious and its large 3-row seats will allow the cabin to accommodate 7 passengers with ease. The cargo space will also be sufficient to take in more baggage and personal stuff. The steering will come with comfortable leather coating offering more driving comfort.
Some notable technological aspects will include-
- Climate controlling system.
- Lane parking sensors.
- Advanced collision control system.
Along with these aspects, the cabin will comprise of wood and aluminum trims presenting it with a royal look. There will also be a uniform cooling system for the comfort of passengers.
2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer Engine Specifications
This new 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer will have a power packed motor under the engine. Unlike the 3.2-liter V6 engine seen in the Cherokee TrailHawk version, there will be a 5.7 V8 engine with an output of 370 hp.
Another engine version will be the 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engine having a power output of 470 hp. This will likely take place in the other trim of this new upcoming Jeep Grand Wagoneer.
Other engine details are unknown at this point of time, so stay tuned for further updates.
2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer Price, Release Date, and Competition
The 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer is expected to come out at the end of 2017 or beginning of 2018. But, official details and specs are yet unknown. As for its price, it will be priced somewhere in between $60,000-$85,000. It will face competition from Range Rover and Mercedes-Benz GLS.