Jeep has unveiled it’s all-new plug-in-hybrid Wrangler 4xe that contains a mixed 375 hp and 470 lb.-ft. of torque, with a gasoline-electric powertrain that has 25 miles of all-electric vary and an estimated 50 MPGe.
The 2021 Wrangler 4xe’s turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder engine options two electrical motors and sturdy TorqueFlite eight-speed computerized transmission. The 4xe features a pair of Dana 44 axles, a two-speed switch case that allows full-time four-wheel drive, and 10.eight inches of floor clearance.
A 400-volt, 17 kWh, 96-cell battery pack mounts beneath the second-row seat to guard it from outdoors components and to protect the inside house.
Two clutches work to handle energy and torque from the e-motor and engine. A binary clutch is mounted between the engine and the motor. When this clutch is open there isn’t any mechanical linkage between the engine and the e-motor, which permits it to propel the Wrangler 4xe in electric-only mode.
The brand new plug-in hybrid Wrangler from FCA is a part of the automaker’s plan to supply extra electrical choices on every nameplate within the subsequent few years.
The Jeep Wrangler 4xe can be obtainable within the U.S., Europe, and China by early 2021.