July 14, 2021
, Auburn Hills, Mich.
Today during a 2021 Chicago Auto Show, a Jeep® code demonstrated again a mythological 4×4 capability, go-anywhere opinion and alfresco freedom, announcing dual updates to a 2021 Wrangler, including a new Xtreme Recon Package with 35-inch tires and Sunrider Flip Top for Hardtop.
“As an idol built around 80 years of unmatched 4×4 capability, a Wrangler has always pushed a extent of what a Jeep can do off road, and a new Xtreme Recon Package with 35-inch tires true from a bureau pushes that extent even further,” pronounced Jim Morrison, Vice President, Jeep Brand North America. “While a Xtreme Recon Package sets a benchmark for 4×4 capability, a easy-to-use Sunrider Flip Top for Hardtop fortifies Wrangler’s alfresco spirit.”
Priced during a U.S. manufacturer’s suggested sell cost (MSRP) of $3,995, a new Jeep Wrangler Xtreme Recon Package includes:
- LT315/70R17C (35-inch) BF Goodrich KO2 all-terrain tires
- 17-inch by 8-inch beadlock able wheels
- Swing embankment reinforcement
- 4.56:1 spindle ratio
- 1.5-inch bureau cessation lift with singly tuned shocks
The results: Best-in-class proceed angle, depart angle, belligerent clearway and H2O fording capability:
- Approach angle – 47.4 degrees
- Breakover angle – 26.7 degrees
- Departure angle – 40.4 degrees
- Ground clearway – 12.9 inches
- Water fording – 33.6 inches
Customers can now sequence a Jeep Wrangler Xtreme Recon package on a Wrangler Rubicon Unlimited 3.6-liter involuntary with eTorque and a Wrangler Rubicon 392. Production during a Toledo (Ohio) Assembly Plant will start in August.
A new 4.88:1 spindle ratio will be accessible on a Jeep Wrangler Rubicon after in 2021. When interconnected with a six-speed primer transmission, this discretionary spindle ratio delivers a best-in-class 100:1 yield ratio for increasing circle torque and control when navigating off-road obstacles. The 4.88:1 spindle ratio will be accessible for grouping after this year on Wrangler Rubicon two-door and four-door models versed with a 3.6-liter V-6 engine.
Sunrider Flip Top for Hardtop
Available on all Wrangler models, a new Sunrider Flip Top for Hardtop offers a front-row soothing tip that fast and simply flips behind for an extended alfresco pushing experience. Priced during a U.S. MSRP of $895, a Sunrider Flip Top for Hardtop is assembled from ultra-premium black twill fabric common on many high-end oppulance convertibles, creation it able of safeguarding opposite severe weather. The new ready-to-install tip comes with ascent rails and hardware enclosed and simply installs in place of a hardtop Freedom panels.
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