January 13, 2020
, Auburn Hills, Mich.
The all-new Jeep® Gladiator – a many able midsize lorry ever – has been named a 2020 North American Truck of a Year by a row of automotive experts. The endowment is singular and deliberate by many to be one of a world’s many prestigious formed on a different brew of 50 automotive reporters from a United States and Canada who offer as a voting jurors.
The winners were announced during a news discussion currently during a TCF Center in Detroit.
“The Jeep Gladiator is not usually a world’s many able midsize pickup, it’s now a North American Truck of a Year as well,” pronounced Jim Morrison, Head of Jeep Brand – FCA North America. “This respect is a covenant to a business who direct a really best and a Gladiator delivers with all of a 4×4 capability and flexibility approaching of a Jeep vehicle.”
The organization’s awards are eccentric and singular since instead of being given by a singular publication, website, radio or radio station, they are comparison by a jury of automotive reporters representing different media outlets from a United States and Canada.
Jurors weigh a finalists formed on shred leadership, innovation, design, safety, handling, motorist compensation and value for a dollar. The process, that started in Jun 2019 by last a list of authorised vehicles, includes 3 rounds of voting.
This is a 26th year of a awards. Gladiator earns a North American Truck of a Year pretension in a entrance year.
The NACTOY awards commend a many superb new vehicles of a year. These vehicles are benchmarks in their segments formed on factors including innovation, design, safety, handling, motorist compensation and value for a dollar. The classification gives out 3 awards. They are: “North American Car of a Year,” “North American Utility of a Year,” and “North American Truck of a Year.” The awards are singular since — instead of being given by a singular publication, website, radio or radio hire — they are given by an eccentric jury of automotive reporters from a United States and Canada.
All-new 2020 Jeep Gladiator
The all-new 2020 Jeep Gladiator, engineered from a belligerent adult to be a many off-road able midsize lorry ever, builds on a abounding birthright of tough, constant Jeep trucks with an unmatched multiple of imperishable utility, authentic Jeep design, alfresco freedom, crafty functionality and flexibility and best-in-class towing and 4×4 payload.
Equipped with a proven 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine and a versatile load box, Gladiator is built to hoop a final of an active lifestyle while delivering an alfresco pushing knowledge in a pattern that is certainly Jeep. Combining normal Jeep attributes with clever lorry credentials, a Jeep Gladiator is a singular car able of holding passengers and load anywhere. A crowd of record features, such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and reserve features, such as Blind-spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Path detection, adaptive tour control and Forward Collision Warning-Plus, serve Gladiator’s appeal.
All Gladiator models are Trail Rated with a badge indicating that a car is designed to perform in a accumulation of severe off-road conditions identified by 5 pivotal consumer-oriented opening categories: traction, belligerent clearance, maneuverability, accent and H2O fording. Gladiator Rubicon models are versed with signature red draw hooks, Rock-Trac® 4×4 system, featuring a two-speed send box with a 4:1 low-range rigging ratio, front and back heavy-duty Dana 44 axles, Tru-Lok® electric front- and rear-axle lockers, segment-exclusive electronic lean bar disconnect, cab and bed stone rails and customary 33-inch Falken Wildpeak All-Terrain off-road tires.
About Jeep Brand
Built on some-more than 75 years of mythological heritage, Jeep is a authentic SUV with class-leading capability, craftsmanship and flexibility for people who find unusual journeys. The Jeep code delivers an open invitation to live life to a fullest by charity a full line of vehicles that continue to yield owners with a clarity of certainty to hoop any tour with confidence.
The Jeep car lineup consists of a Cherokee, Compass, Gladiator, Grand Cherokee, Renegade and Wrangler. To accommodate consumer direct around a world, all Jeep models sole outward North America are accessible in both left- and right-hand expostulate configurations and with gasoline and diesel powertrain options. Jeep is partial of a portfolio of brands offering by tellurian automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. For some-more information per FCA (NYSE: FCAU/ MTA: FCA), greatfully visit www.fcagroup.com.
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