2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer Concept

The new 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer represents a return to the market for the car after a quarter of a century. This news has certainly shocked a lot of people, especially given the fact that at present the concept vehicle is still in the developmental stages. Most fans of the Wagoneer expect the company to refrain from making any major changes to the traditional design of the vehicle. However, it will certainly be made to look more modern and it will be tested in the coming years before being offered for sale sometime after 2017 or 2018.

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Once the news about the impending return of the new Jeep Wagoneer broke, stories began to circulate about how the company plans to stay with the traditional looks of their new Jeep Grand Wagoneer. These stories will certainly please fans of the vehicle and interest others who are looking for something a bit traditional. Some doubters however think that Jeep will go ahead and make a major change to the appearance of the new Wagoneer and that once these changes have been affected the Wagoneer will look much more contemporary and modern.

It is also rumored that the concept Jeep Wagoneer will have three rows of seats and that the interiors will be equipped with many modern features that will help to make the Wagoneer that much more competitive with others in the same category.

Since it is not possible to compare the new Wagoneer with the earlier model, it is hard to say exactly how many changes will be made to the engine that is to power up the new Jeep Grand Wagoneer. However, we do expect the new engine to be more powerful than the earlier ones and that this engine will probably be very much like the engine that powers up the Grand Cherokee. This means that in all probability the engine that powers up the new Jeep Grand Wagoneer will be a 5.7-liter V8 engine that is capable of churning out 370 horsepower. Alternatively, the company may go with a less powerful 3.2-liter V6 engine that is capable of producing 270 horsepower. The company will also probably use stop-start technology to help improve the vehicle’s fuel economy, which should be better than that of the Cherokee.

The great success enjoyed by the Jeep Grand Cherokee has motivated Jeep into offering a more luxurious version SUV in the form of the new 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer. Details about the design of the new Jeep Grand Wagoneer are sketchy but once the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee undergoes a complete redesigning, we will get a better idea as to what Jeep plans to do with its new Jeep Grand Wagoneer. What we can say with a great degree of confidence is that the new Jeep Grand Wagoneer will be a prestigious model that will have lots of luxurious features and a powerful engine.

We expect the new 2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer to be released towards the end of 2017. The company has not provided any exact details but 2017 is the earliest that the Grand Wagoneer will be introduced into the market. It is also too early to say what the Jeep Grand Wagoneer is going to cost. Sales of the vehicle will not start before 2018. The new Jeep Grand Wagoneer will be competing against various Range Rover models.


DETROIT, M.I.? Michigan Jeep suppliers are in the very same situation with clients desiring far better gas economic situation in their automobiles. Gas costs are rising all across Michigan, just like the rest of the U.S., and also the demand for better mpg on vehicles is increasing.

The New York city International Vehicle Show (NYIAS) saw several different vehicles that were created for higher gas effectiveness while other vehicles revealed were upgraded as well as updated from their previous models.

One automobile Michigan Jeep dealers wanted viewing may have been the rumored diesel Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8, and they were not dissatisfied as Chrysler revealed the powerful motor vehicle.

“The brand new Grand Cherokee SRT8 is the utmost efficiency SUV, rendering a combination of Jeep capability as well as utility, world-class efficiency, high-end and also improvement, as well as progressed innovative innovation,” claimed Mike Manley, Head of state as well as CEO of the Jeep Brand, Chrysler Group LLC, in a Chrysler press release. “Our new benchmark efficiency SUV efficiently broadens the Grand Cherokee portfolio, as well as will certainly remain to draw brand-new customers into Jeep display rooms.”

The Jeep Grand Cherokee has actually been crafted by Chrysler Street as well as Racing Modern technology (SRT) team. The new diesel is powered by a brand new 6.4-liter HEMI V-8 engine which comes criterion with energy saver innovation. The new engine provides an approximated 465 horsepower as well as 465 lb-ft of twist. Additionally one more added attribute to the SRT8 is a trailer tow ranking of 5,000 pounds.

Chrysler was not the only car manufacturer unveiling fuel effective cars. Various other businesses included:

  • General Motors revealed its 2013 Chevrolet Malibu as well as explained at the NYIAS that the very first variation released right into the U.S. market will certainly be an “eco” version that will certainly get an approximated 38 mpg on the freeway.
  • Ford Electric motor Corp exposed a version of the Taurus: the 2013 Ford Taurus SHO. It will have an 11 percent higher mpg with its twin-turbo SHO Ecoboost V6 engine; approximated 31 mpg on highway.
  • Honda with its 2012 Civic Hybrid version, 44 mpg; Nissan Versa with 18 percent boost in fuel efficiency; Subaru’s 2012 Impreza with regarding 30 percent rise in mpg; or even a 2012 Porsche Panamera S Hybrid with an estimated 33 mpg.

Automotive dealers, like Michigan Jeep suppliers, might have additionally appreciated viewing brand-new vehicles that will certainly be coming to their lots in the future.

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Various other motor vehicles and idea designs that were launched at the NYIAS include:

  • 2012 Chevrolet Sonic Z-Spec
  • 2011 Chrysler 200 S
  • 2012 Dodge Avenger R/T
  • 2012 Audi A7
  • 2012 Volkswagen Beetle
  • 2012 Jaguar XF
  • Mercedes-Benz Principle A-Class
  • Lexus LF-Gh Concept

With the demand for much better gas economy, it is not a surprise that lots of automakers included grand reveals of a lot more effective vehicles at a large occasion like the NYIAS.

Per a government mandate that needs a 30 percent boost in fuel effectiveness by 2016 to 34.1 mpg, automakers could have a great deal of work to do over the next few years, but they seem to approaching the goal well at this factor. Seek a future post on this subject coming quickly to MI Auto Times.

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