Jeep celebrates its 80th anniversary this year. Therefore, the company introduced a hybrid version of the Jeep Wrangler model with a 4xe attachment for the European market. Such a car will join Jeep’s hybrid lineup, which already includes Renegade and Compass.
The Jeep Wrangler 4xe will go on sale in Europe in June. The SUV will be offered in Sahara, Rubicon and 80th Anniversary trim levels. Prices have not yet been announced. Outside, the hybrid Jeep Wrangler 4xe is distinguished only by decorative elements with a blue tint. The power plant of the car consists of a 2.0-liter turbocharged gasoline unit, two motor-generators and a storage battery. An 8-speed automatic transmission is used as a transmission.
The Jeep Wrangler 4xe SUV is capable of traveling in a fully electric mode up to 50 kilometers (within the urban cycle). The battery charges from the mains to a maximum in less than three hours. The performance of the hybrid Wrangler reaches 380 hp. sec., torque – 637 Nm. Acceleration to the first “hundred” takes 6.4 seconds. Depending on the version, the Jeep Wrangler 4xe can be equipped with either Selec-Trac or Rock-Trac all-wheel drive.
The Jeep Wrangler 4xe comes standard with an 8.4-inch infotainment system, 7-inch TFT screen, Alpine audio system, blind spot monitoring, stability control technology, park assist, and keyless entry into interior and remote engine start.
We also advise you to check out the detailed Jeep Wrangler review from the FineAuto team: