Jeep is working intensively on its SUV range, and we saw numerous upgraded models just recently, including likewise the Wrangler-based truck. The well-known brand was also prepping the new generation Grand Cherokee and thanks to the spy phots and dripped details, and we have some insight into the model’s style and features. However, Jeep likewise announced the return of the Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer nameplates, and two models might stand for the 2021 model year to break other full-size luxury SUVs.
Although the new Graduate Cherokee should grow in size and provide a three-row configuration, Jeep lacks the model with the comfy third row and enormous cargo capability. The big, three-row SUVs have enhanced their standings on the market recently, and the arrival of the upgraded General Motors’ SUVs also needs to increase the sales. With the new Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer, Jeep will also get the piece of this growing market.
Based upon what we understand up until now and what we expect, the 2021 Jeep Wagoneer should share the platform with the most recent Ram 1500 along with some of its powertrains. Jeep also assured the plug-in hybrid version for two new large SUVs. The models also need to equip the brand’s latest tech and security systems providing loads of premium convenience features also.
2021 Jeep Wagoneer Design
The new 2021 Jeep Wagoneer and bigger Grand Wagoneer will be the new truck-based SUVs alternative to premium models such as the Cadillac Escalade, Lincoln Navigator and Infiniti QX80. The Wagoneer is thought to be the Jeep’s competitor for mentioned models with the standard wheel-base while the Gran Wagoner needs to break the extended wheel-base versions.
When it comes to the platform, the Wagoneer should utilize the lightweight architecture of the most recent generation, light-duty Ram 1500 pickup truck. The prototype version with Ram 1500’s body was found just recently on the roadway, but an independent rear suspension suggests that Jeep is testing new Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer. The independent rear suspension will offer more comfort in the rear-most row, and better ride quality than that would hold with the live rear axle.
2021 Jeep Wagoneer Styling
While the Jeep Grand Cherokee was caught recently in the prototype from which suggest evolutionary styling changes, the Wagoner hasn’t yet been found with the production body. Nevertheless, everyone believes that new Wagoneers will also share comparable styling theme as the popular mid-sizer. Suggesting a similar outcome is likewise Jeep’s teaser image and Yuntu Concept from the 2017 Shanghai Auto Show.
So, the new Wagoneer is expected with the new variation of the brand name’s signature seven-slot grille and new, thin headlights comparable to the units from the mentioned concept. The model needs to also include the streamlined front and rear bumpers and squared-off fender flares. The back needs likewise to obtain styling cues from the Yuntu Concept model.
2021 Jeep Wagoneer Interior
There are no many datils about the interior of the new Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer SUVs yet. What makes sure the models will utilize high-quality products and use all type of comfort features. The third-row will also offer sufficient room for adults, and there will likewise be high-volume cargo capability.
The new Wagoneer will also include a contemporary dash design, and buyers will have an opportunity to pick between different screen sizes and to choose for the digital instrument cluster. There will likely be 7- and 8.4- and 10.1-inch touchscreen options.
The model will also include active safety systems starting from the base variation.
2021 Jeep Wagoneer Powertrains
Jeep hasn’t likewise spoken about the powertrain choices that will be available with the new 2021 Jeep Wagoneer. There should, however, be the V-6 and V-8 units, mild-hybrid system, perhaps diesel unit, and plug-in hybrid too.
The base engine is anticipated to be a ubiquitous 3.6-liter V-6. The Wagoneer should also use the 5.7-liter HEMI and 6.4-liter V-8 units. Some sources likewise recommend a 717-hp V-8 powered Trackhawk version. The model could likewise provide a 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V-6. The mild-hybrid system is likewise expected to be blended with some engines.
Jeep likewise assured the plug-in hybrid version, which ought to appear later on in the lifecycle. It’s not clear yet what PHEV setup the model would utilize. Will it be some the plug-in hybrid setup installed in the Chrysler Pacifica minivan or all-new configuration?
2021 Jeep Wagoneer Release and Price
The production of the 2021 Jeep Wagoneer must begin in early 2021 with the debut of the model sometime in 2020. The production will be at Michigan plant. For the cost, no information about the rate yet.