Review: 2019 Jeep Wrangler MotorTrend SUV of the Year

The 2019 Jeep Wrangler was awarded the 2019 MotorTrend SUV of the Year. Zach Gale and Michael Shaffer of MotorTrend write, “The Jeep Wrangler is remarkably well-rounded for its core purpose, and it’s a most deserving SUV of the Year.” With two- and four-door body styles available, the Wrangler midsize SUV provides comfort and support for up to five passengers, even on off-road adventures. Come in for a test drive at Premier Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Livingston, TX.

Features

Several features come with the Jeep Wrangler to provide a rewarding experience and versatility. Reclining front seats, a folding rear seat, a removable, fold-down windshield, and removable doors come standard to bring you closer to the great outdoors. You get up to 72.4 cubic feet of cargo capacity for your gear and camping equipment, plus fuel and transfer case skid plates protect your Wrangler’s underside when you go off the beaten path. Leather-trimmed seats, heated front seats, a heated, leather-wrapped steering wheel, 60/40-split-folding rear seats, an automatic climate control system, and Keyless Enter 'n Go™ are available. Additionally, a Sky One-Touch™ power-retractable canvas rooftop and a Trail Rail™ item securing system are optional.

Technology

Technology is featured through the standard Uconnect® 3 infotainment system with a 5.0-inch water-resistant touchscreen display, Bluetooth® with integrated voice command, a USB port, and an eight-speaker sound system. You can opt for the upgraded Uconnect® 4 system with a 7.0-inch display or the Uconnect® 4C infotainment system with an 8.4-inch intuitive touchscreen and navigation. Plus, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility, SiriusXM satellite radio, HD Radio™, an Alpine® premium audio system with nine speakers, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and an additional USB port are available.

Performance

The Jeep Wrangler is powered by a 285-hp 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 coupled with a 4WD manual transmission that earns up to an estimated 25 mpg on the East Texas highways and 23 mpg in the cities of Cleveland and Huntsville. The available 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission to kick out 270-hp and 295 lb-ft of torque with towing capabilities of up to 3,500 pounds. The Wrangler’s three optional 4x4 systems include Command-Trac®, Rock-Trac®, and Selec-Trac®.

Pricing

Starting at $28,045 MSRP

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