The long-awaited pickup truck 2020 Jeep Gladiator will be released sometime in the year 2019 as the 2020 model. Furthermore, the first photos of this pickup truck are just showed and we can see much attractiveness.
The new Jeep Gladiator model is based on the current Wrangler which has practically gained an additional, open cargo space/bed at the rear of the vehicle.
2020 Jeep Gladiator exterior changes
At first glance, the 2020 Jeep Gladiator styling is purely outstanding. From the image that circulating over the web, the new Jeep looks more aggressive than the standard Wrangler model. Furthermore, from the info that we got, the Gladiator will measure rear cargo space of around 1.524 mm.
The front end of this pickup is stylish and is very similar to the Scrambler model. However, the changes are evident with the more wider taillights and the rear bumper that has a different design and looks much better. Also, from the provided images, the Jeep manufacturer is decided to retain the option of a folding roof cover. Furthermore, the buyers will get an option to choose a soft or hard top. Thanks to the latest LED headlights and taillights that will be installed with this model, buyers will get great visibility.
2020 Jeep Gladiator will use some of the Wrangler’s DNA
The newest 2020 Jeep Gladiator is the great looking pickup truck that combines elements of the modern and clean layout. As we already mentioned, the upcoming pickup truck will use some of the Wrangler’s DNA. The 2020 Jeep Gladiator model will be able to accumulate five passengers in two rows. It will get the same large touch-screen infotainment system that will come with the great Alpine audio system.
However, we can also expect features in the Base model like heated seats and steering wheel, navigation, and even a leather-wrapped dash. The higher trim will bring much more powerful audio system and more chrome use. As for the safety, the base model will get features like electronic stability control, rearview camera, and lane assist.
2020 Jeep Gladiator powertrain rumors
According to the latest information the newest 2020 Jeep Gladiator will be available with a 3.6-liter V6 or 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6. However, exact output numbers are not yet available. However, we can expect some info in near future. We know for sure that manufacturer will use either a 6-speed manual or 8-speed automatic.
From the same sources, we have info that the new Gladiator will be capable of 30 inches of water fording. Also, it will provide great towing capacity up to 7,650 pounds and a 1,600-payload capacity. Furthermore, the same transfer cases, axles, optional electronic diff lockers, and electronic front sway bar disconnect will be available like in the JL Wrangler model.
2020 Jeep Gladiator price and release date
The newest 2020 Jeep Gladiator model from some rumors will start with the same price as the Wrangler Rubicon 4-door that cost $43,000. However, for more info about exact engine specs and release date, we must wait on the upcoming Los Angeles Auto Show, when more technical details about this pickup truck will be available.