Let’s welcome the brand new plug-in hybrid mannequin on the U.S. market – the Jeep Wrangler 4xe – which is scheduled for buyer deliveries within the first quarter of 2021, beginning with two Launch Editions: Wrangler Sahara 4xe and Wrangler Rubicon 4xe. The production is already underway.

Jeep introduced that the Wrangler Sahara 4xe model will begin from $47,995 (MSRP), earlier than deducting the $7,500 federal tax credit score. After together with the $1,495 vacation spot cost and federal tax credit score, the efficient worth is $41,990.

The Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 4xe shall be costlier, beginning at $51,695 (MSRP) or $45,690 successfully.

Each variations will embody premium content material along with commonplace options on Sahara and Rubicon fashions.

Jeep Wrangler Sahara 4xe Launch Version:

  • 20-inch wheels
  • Leather-based-trimmed bucket seats
  • LED Lighting Group
  • Uconnect® 4C NAV with 8.4-inch show
  • 9 speaker Alpine® audio system with subwoofer and a 552-watt, 12-channel amplifier
  • 2.72:1 Selec-Trac® Full-Time 4WD System
  • Dana 44 HD vast axles

Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 4xe Launch Version:

  • LED Lighting Group
  • Uconnect® 4C NAV with 8.4-inch show
  • 9 speaker Alpine® audio system with subwoofer and a 552-watt, 12-channel amplifier
  • 4:1 Rock-Trac® Heavy-Obligation Full-Time 4WD System
2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe
2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe

Jeep underlines that the 4xe is one of the best Wrangler ever, and the excellent news is that the plug-in hybrid model shall be offered globally:

“The Jeep Wrangler 4xe gives a novel on- and off-road expertise. Probably the most superior powertrain ever developed for a Jeep Wrangler maximizes effectivity with an estimated 50 miles per gallon equal (MPGe) whereas eliminating vary nervousness, delivering pure-electric operation for many each day commutes and hours on the path.

Torque from the electrical motors within the Wrangler 4xe’s hybrid powertrain arrives immediately on demand from the driving force. The powertrain additionally delivers fuel-saving, seamless start-stop operation of the engine.

Jeep has demonstrated 4×4 functionality management for practically 80 years. Jeep automobiles have been the primary to function an automated full-time four-wheel-drive system, first 4:1 switch case and first digital entrance sway-bar disconnect system. Merging electrification into the Jeep lineup is a pure evolution of 4×4 expertise.”

Mannequin Drive Battery
(kWh)
EPA
EV
Vary
EPA
Whole
Vary
0-60
mph
(sec)
2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe AWD 17 25 mi*
(40 km)
400 mi*
(644 km)
6.0

* anticipated values

Christian Meunier, World President of Jeep Model – FCA mentioned:

“The 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe is the greenest, most effective and succesful Wrangler now we have created but. We’re dedicated to creating Jeep the greenest SUV model, and the brand new Wrangler 4xe is a part of that objective, delivering an environment friendly, eco-friendly and fun-to-drive expertise each on- and off-road.”

Jeep Wrangler 4xe specs:

  • Vary (all-electric)
    anticipated EPA: 25 miles (40 km)
    and practically 400 miles (644 km) whole
  • 17 kWh battery
    Samsung SDI lithium-ion NMC cells; 96 cells whole
  • 0-60 mph (96.5 km/h) in 6 seconds
  • all-wheel drive
  • peak system output of 280 kW (375-hp) and 637 Nm (470 lb.-ft.) of torque
    2.0-litre turbocharged gasoline I-4 engine with a high-voltage, liquid-cooled belt-connected motor generator unit, changing the standard alternator.
    Motor generator unit (134 horsepower / 181 pound-foot) built-in into eight-speed automated transmission.