A young company Bruiser Conversions of Florida presented its special model of the new generation SUV Jeep Wrangler 2018 model year. Enthusiasts have installed it in the car a 450-HP LS3 V8 engine produced by the American manufacturer General Motors.
Tuner “swapno” engine on a brand new Jeep JL Wrangler that was presented at the end of November 2017 at the international motor show in Los Angeles. Experts seized the factory 3.6-liter V6 engine of 285 HP and 350 Nm of torque. Leaving the factory eight-speed automatic transmission, they installed under the hood a 6.2-liter LS3 V8 engine. He previously established on the model of the sports car Chevrolet Camaro SS and Corvette C6. This motor has been slightly modified. Its capacity increased from 430 HP and 580 Nm to 450 HP and 610 Nm.
Atelier Bruiser Conversions does not tell you how much this “swap” engine for a classic SUV. However, according to company representatives, customers can order a separate motor V8 LS3 Assembly and replace yourself.
A similar idea back in 1989 used the British designer drew bowler, Bowler Tomcat creating its own SUV with a V8 engine on the basis of the Land Rover Defender. After that he created several extreme SUV with a V8 unit on the basis of models Land Rover and Range Rover.
Currently, the 2018 Jeep Wrangler is offered with two engines: the already mentioned 3.6-liter V6 and two-litre turbo engine to 275 horsepower. Next year will be added to the three-liter turbodiesel. Its power is not yet known. In the new generation Wrangler JL will start to sell from April 2018.