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Fett21
08-20-2016, 01:10 AM
Don't know if you've seen this yet.

2018 Jeep Wrangler (JL) Official Dates, Engines/Transmissions and New Features


Thanks to a dealer source, here are the official dates and some confirmed features (so far) for the JL Wrangler.

July-August 2017: 2018 Wrangler Order Banks Open
September 2017: 2018 Wrangler Production Begins
September 1, 2017: 2018 Wrangler Press Launch
Early 2018: 2018 Wrangler Pickup (JT) Production Begins
Summer 2018: 2018 Model Year Production Ends


New Features (for North America):

New ZF 8 Speed Transmission
2.0L "Hurricane" Turbo Engine (with new 850RE transmission) (visual confirmation)
3.0L VM Diesel Engine (with new 8HP75 transmission)
3.6L Pentastar V6 Upgraded Engine (with new 850RE transmission)
New fourth-generation Uconnect 8.4" navigation system with Apple Carplay and Android Auto
Interchangeable soft / hard top
Power softtop
True 3-piece hardtop
Optional hardtop glass panel

wayoflife
08-20-2016, 01:47 AM
Thanks for the update. The info seems pretty legit to me, I just wish you had pics to go with it :crazyeyes:

I must say that I am a bit disappointed that there was no mention of a manual transmission. Rumor has had it that one may not be one available on the JL. Perhaps they'll just be keeping the existing NSG-370 6-speed. At least, one can hope. The "true 3-piece hard top" does make me wonder if the other rumor regarding there no longer being a complete open top being true.

FLKEYSJK
08-20-2016, 02:27 AM
Awesome information, can't wait to see the reveal!

spicoli
08-20-2016, 02:29 AM
Great info. Thanks for posting

AZMikeD
08-20-2016, 02:32 AM
Good stuff. Thanks for posting. Can't wait to see what this thing actually looks like.

JK4Me
08-20-2016, 02:34 AM
Hardtop glass panel sounds cool. Hope that they keep the manual... Otherwise it will seem like less of a Jeep...

Not sure about that power soft top... Sounds like something more to go wrong... But would be nice to not have to do zippers... Lol

sipafz
08-20-2016, 02:35 AM
I wonder what the power softtop is exactly. More like the sky slider found on the late model Liberty's (KK's)?

TrainWreck618
08-20-2016, 02:35 AM
I like these engine options! Exciting news

Hot94Z28
08-20-2016, 02:48 AM
I like the engine options, I am just wondering about a fixed top? Also what is the upgraded 3.6L?

ADee1
08-20-2016, 03:07 AM
It's a shame the 3.6 doesn't come with the 8HP75 transmission. Hopefully that changes.

1TonCJ7
08-20-2016, 03:09 AM
We own a 2016 an I'm glad that we didn't wait to get the next gen because as I do like the option of the diesel, I don't like the 8 speed automatic they are mentioning about.. Some may ask why an my reasoning is less moving parts less to brake.. Also a 2.0L turbo? I don't think that's very practical even if it does put out the horsepower it's just not something I see in a jeep..

zombjep
08-20-2016, 03:18 AM
The JT truck will be mine! With a diesel of course.:yup:

jeeeep
08-20-2016, 03:59 AM
Don't know if you've seen this yet.

2018 Jeep Wrangler (JL) Official Dates, Engines/Transmissions and New Features


Thanks to a dealer source, here are the official dates and some confirmed features (so far) for the JL Wrangler.

July-August 2017: 2018 Wrangler Order Banks Open
September 2017: 2018 Wrangler Production Begins
September 1, 2017: 2018 Wrangler Press Launch
Early 2018: 2018 Wrangler Pickup (JT) Production Begins
Summer 2018: 2018 Model Year Production Ends


New Features (for North America):

New ZF 8 Speed Transmission
2.0L "Hurricane" Turbo Engine (with new 850RE transmission) (visual confirmation)
3.0L VM Diesel Engine (with new 8HP75 transmission)
3.6L Pentastar V6 Upgraded Engine (with new 850RE transmission)
New fourth-generation Uconnect 8.4" navigation system with Apple Carplay and Android Auto
Interchangeable soft / hard top
Power softtop
True 3-piece hardtop
Optional hardtop glass panel

whoa...I've been out searching for deal but this looks interesting.

Diesel_Ranger
08-20-2016, 04:05 AM
Soo excited to get confirmation of the diesel option. The 8 speed will be a great match to it as well.

As far as "more moving parts to break", you may want to research that. The 30 gears (15 with an overdrive unit) available to me in a Road Ranger trans haven't ever let me down. I guess it all comes down to preferences, but having an automatic does not make it feel "less jeep like". Certainly one less thing to worry about when climbing a 40 degree off camber rock face.

Jk_nate
08-20-2016, 04:10 AM
I highly doubt jeep will stop production on the stick shift. I feel like that would be a horrible move. I really hope they are not super amazing, because I want to wait at least 1 year before I buy one. I also hope they have a tad more head room.

Wardell
08-20-2016, 04:18 AM
I must say that I am a bit disappointed that there was no mention of a manual transmission. Rumor has had it that one may not be one available on the JL. Perhaps they'll just be keeping the existing NSG-370 6-speed.

I'm disappointed too. I thought I saw spy photos of a test mule with a new 6 speed manual and got my hopes up. It had reverse on the opposite side (left and up, beside first). I'll see if I can find the article.

Even if they had a mule with a manual, it unfortunately doesn't mean that transmission made it to production. Considering about a quarter of Wranglers sold now have a manual that seems like it would be a huge oversight. There also aren't really any other comparable SUVs left that are offered in a manual, so they would be losing out on sales from people who would really want one.

Edit: Here's a link to the article. Not sure if anyone posted this yet.

http://www.roadandtrack.com/new-cars/future-cars/news/a29711/rejoice-spy-photos-confirm-the-2017-jeep-wrangler-gets-a-manual-transmission/

Ortiz73ca
08-20-2016, 06:13 AM
Nice to get the news on the new generation of Jeep Wrangler

Coop
08-20-2016, 08:35 AM
Interesting info! Power soft top? I dunno. I guess they must have had enough requests to design it and build it. Probably not removable. I'll stay with the manual one!

pop2tu
08-20-2016, 09:54 AM
I'm glad we are finally getting the truck. I can't wait to see it.

ADee1
08-20-2016, 10:22 AM
We own a 2016 an I'm glad that we didn't wait to get the next gen because as I do like the option of the diesel, I don't like the 8 speed automatic they are mentioning about.. Some may ask why an my reasoning is less moving parts less to brake.. Also a 2.0L turbo? I don't think that's very practical even if it does put out the horsepower it's just not something I see in a jeep..

I'm with you, and with all the problems that I've been reading about with the VM diesel in the Rams I'd want to wait a year or two on that option. My father and uncle taught me never to buy year one of any major model change, a lot of people post similar comments on these boards too.

1TonCJ7
08-20-2016, 10:25 AM
I completely understand @ADee1 I'm not a fan of anything newer personally.. I own a 96/98 Jeep Grand Cherokee an then my 83 CJ7.. I'll build my jeeps the way I want for an overall price of a new jeep.. Lol

MR.Ty
08-20-2016, 10:29 AM
Exciting info, thanks for the post OP!

I'm assuming that since the press release for the JT is Sep 1st 2017 that the JL press release with be next month?

CarolinaJK
08-20-2016, 10:58 AM
Thanks for sharing! I'm liking that they finally decided on adding a diesel to the US line. I really like my JK, but hopefully these JL/JT's will be much better!

R3D4UM
08-20-2016, 11:27 AM
I'm with you, and with all the problems that I've been reading about with the VM diesel in the Rams I'd want to wait a year or two on that option. My father and uncle taught me never to buy year one of any major model change, a lot of people post similar comments on these boards too.

I just bought my first Jeep and already want another, but I'm with you in thinking the first new version of anything is rarely done correctly. Most electronics get an immediate update right after launch to fix one thing or another and I would hate for my engine to be similar and have issues from the start.

HoosierWolf
08-20-2016, 11:53 AM
I thought that 8 speed transmission in the Grand Cherokee was having all kinds of issues? Or did the media kind of blow that out of proportions?

robthebuilderer
08-20-2016, 12:14 PM
We absolutely love our EcoDiesel and 8 speed trans, ZERO issues with 27k miles and counting. This may just be the first Wrangler we buy, thanks Jeep! :like:

Sureshot
08-20-2016, 12:47 PM
Waiting for this one big time , hoping it looks similar to the gladiator concept, hurry up jeep.

Laird Krug
08-20-2016, 01:32 PM
They covered it up!!! >:(

http://www.autoevolution.com/news/2018-jeep-wrangler-jl-spied-shows-new-hardware-107681.html

Just did a quick search on google for the JL and the article shows that it "looks" more aerodynamic..... I like the box look... Going with a JK is prolly the best move I made lol. Has anyone else found pics? I'm willing to bet they will be similar to this.

nmwranglerx
08-20-2016, 02:46 PM
Any horsepower numbers available for the new engines?

Kalums
08-20-2016, 03:06 PM
Why do I have to be poor?!? The p/u w/diesel would be my pick, but I'm sure that will be in the 40Gs range at least.

Linebacker
08-20-2016, 04:25 PM
I like these engine options! Exciting news

X2. I was convinced Jeep would go for wimpy engines in search of mpgs.:thumb::thumb:

jkbarnett
08-20-2016, 04:59 PM
What is a "true 3-piece hard top" ?

NevadaZielmeister
08-20-2016, 05:17 PM
What is a "true 3-piece hard top" ?

I think it is when you can run the front part of the top without the rest of the hard top.

frenchjk
08-20-2016, 09:08 PM
I think it is when you can run the front part of the top without the rest of the hard top.

already is the case............;)

woof359
08-20-2016, 09:39 PM
Im surprised there not using there 4 cyl turbo charged Arbath power plant from the 124 rag top, we were warned in the last new model update class Toyota had, fed laws will require MPG and emission ratings they well have to comply to.

NevadaZielmeister
08-21-2016, 03:37 AM
already is the case............;)

Huh, I guess I never tried it before and never thought to, having run the soft top for so long.

Do you have a picture?

Here is what I found with my google fu for a "true freedom top":

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Pretty nice. Wondering how much it costs?

shawnebell
08-21-2016, 05:01 AM
Im surprised there not using there 4 cyl turbo charged Arbath power plant from the 124 rag top, we were warned in the last new model update class Toyota had, fed laws will require MPG and emission ratings they well have to comply to.

I would imagine it's because off-roading requires torque, which the little Abarth just doesn't have ... But it makes up for the torque deficiency with some pretty awesome turbo lag. :)

RMC2
08-21-2016, 12:33 PM
Interesting.

I already have a "true three piece hardtop". I'm curious at what will be the differences on that.

Power soft top - will it be a $5k option like the existing available after market one?

BenoA
08-21-2016, 05:00 PM
So the hybrid version is out of the equation? Or still pending?

http://www.autoguide.com/auto-news/2016/07/everything-we-know-about-the-2018-jeep-wrangler.html

Anyway, that's pretty good news. Thanks for sharing. For now, I have no plan for upgrade and I'll keep my Orange Dozer 2013. People still stops me to ask questions :brows: and also regularly gets thumbs up :thumb: by car near by when in traffic.

Very curious to see how the 2018 will look.

JAGS
08-21-2016, 05:50 PM
I could be wrong, but thought I read/saw somewhere a possibility of a front-mid-rear top. Instead of the current t-top system.

I can see the power soft top doing ok from factory actually. Though 5k is steep for a button.

With all the new engine options, I may wait a little longer to make sure there are no major bugs. But I can't see not getting one sooner rather than later. ENVY needs a brother or sister.

Just my opinion, I think the JL is going to kill it in sales. It's going to have so many features and interior comforts that will appeal to the masses. May not carry every feature off-roaders want, but you need volume sales for good aftermarket support.

mcpuck
08-21-2016, 06:43 PM
I think it is when you can run the front part of the top without the rest of the hard top.

You can do that now....

NevadaZielmeister
08-21-2016, 07:15 PM
You can do that now....

I think you are right. I did not see that as an option in the manual and assumed. Never assume, I know.

Sharkey
08-21-2016, 07:21 PM
2018 is when my oldest son turns 16. Chances are pretty good that I may give him the Shark Tank and get myself the truck if I like the configuration.

HighwayTrout
08-21-2016, 07:35 PM
2.0L ?!?! GTFO
Super bummed there isn't going to be a V8 option. Anxious to test drive a diesel Wrangler. I hope the JL will continue to have a removable top. The power soft will also be a welcome change.

vgullotta
08-22-2016, 05:01 PM
Don't know if you've seen this yet.

2018 Jeep Wrangler (JL) Official Dates, Engines/Transmissions and New Features


Thanks to a dealer source, here are the official dates and some confirmed features (so far) for the JL Wrangler.

July-August 2017: 2018 Wrangler Order Banks Open
September 2017: 2018 Wrangler Production Begins
September 1, 2017: 2018 Wrangler Press Launch
Early 2018: 2018 Wrangler Pickup (JT) Production Begins
Summer 2018: 2018 Model Year Production Ends


New Features (for North America):

New ZF 8 Speed Transmission
2.0L "Hurricane" Turbo Engine (with new 850RE transmission) (visual confirmation)
3.0L VM Diesel Engine (with new 8HP75 transmission)
3.6L Pentastar V6 Upgraded Engine (with new 850RE transmission)
New fourth-generation Uconnect 8.4" navigation system with Apple Carplay and Android Auto
Interchangeable soft / hard top
Power softtop
True 3-piece hardtop
Optional hardtop glass panel

Whoa, power soft top? I want to see that in action!

AU Bronc N JK
08-22-2016, 05:20 PM
Anxious to see if the hp/torque numbers on the diesel JL Are the same as the grand Cherokee.

10abadilla/jk
08-22-2016, 07:26 PM
Not sure if this was mentioned or asked yet but I wonder about the diesel option here in California. And the def tank. If equipped. I know it's normally 3/4 and one ton that are equipped. But I'm still curious what California emissions will require.

frenchjk
08-23-2016, 10:29 AM
Not sure if this was mentioned or asked yet but I wonder about the diesel option here in California. And the def tank. If equipped. I know it's normally 3/4 and one ton that are equipped. But I'm still curious what California emissions will require.

I dont believe there will be a def tank. The VM diesels run burns of diesel in the exhaust to meet the exacting temps of the DPF system (800C) when the cycle asks for it.

madstiles
08-23-2016, 12:14 PM
I haven't even thought of buying a new Jeep but if you give me a turbo diesel and a power soft top I think I might!! Will be right around when kids go to college so might even be a truck ! Damn can't wait to get eyes on this!

puravida
08-24-2016, 03:27 PM
I haven't even thought of buying a new Jeep but if you give me a turbo diesel and a power soft top I think I might!! Will be right around when kids go to college so might even be a truck ! Damn can't wait to get eyes on this!

If you want to see it in person I'd buy a ticket to the Detroit Auto Show in January 2017

Daehgib
08-24-2016, 08:03 PM
Thanks for the info! Excited to see what the truck looks like.

NotInStock
08-25-2016, 08:20 AM
Option is making me wait on going full tilt modding my 16 hard rock.... now I want to wait and see what happens with possibly grabbing the diesel in 2019 when the bugs are worked out...

frenchjk
08-30-2016, 04:47 PM
I think you are right. I did not see that as an option in the manual and assumed. Never assume, I know.

Here you are:220498

Omar Brannstrom
09-01-2016, 02:25 PM
LED lights

http://www.allpar.com/news/2016/09/wrangler-gets-led-headlights-32744

Fett21
09-17-2016, 02:11 PM
Looks like the 2018 will have aluminum hood and doors.

http://www.autoblog.com/2016/09/16/2018-jeep-wrangler-aluminum-hood-doors/

wayoflife
09-17-2016, 02:14 PM
Yeah, that had been the rumor for quite some time now. Originally, the whole body was going to be made of aluminum.

NevadaZielmeister
09-17-2016, 02:32 PM
Looks like the 2018 will have aluminum hood and doors.

http://www.autoblog.com/2016/09/16/2018-jeep-wrangler-aluminum-hood-doors/

You know, that is a nightmare for body shops. They have to have different tools for the aluminum versus the steel body panels.

But, on the plus side, it be easier to maneuver those doors when they're off.

Napalm
09-17-2016, 02:36 PM
Looks like the 2018 will have aluminum hood and doors.

http://www.autoblog.com/2016/09/16/2018-jeep-wrangler-aluminum-hood-doors/


Yeah, that had been the rumor for quite some time now. Originally, the whole body was going to be made of aluminum.


You know, that is a nightmare for body shops. They have to have different tools for the aluminum versus the steel body panels.

But, on the plus side, it be easier to maneuver those doors when they're off.

I read about this yesterday on AutoBlog. I wonder how this will affect trail damage?

Will it be less durable or more durable than the steel body panels we have now? It sounds like it will be more expensive to fix after damage too!

ttfhell
09-17-2016, 02:37 PM
I read about this yesterday on AutoBlog. I wonder how this will affect trail damage?

Will it be less durable or more durable than the steel body panels we have now? It sounds like it will be more expensive to fix after damage too!

It's not like the current thin steel is very durable lol. You look at it wrong at it leaves a mark.

bthomas
09-17-2016, 02:41 PM
You know, that is a nightmare for body shops. They have to have different tools for the aluminum versus the steel body panels.

But, on the plus side, it be easier to maneuver those doors when they're off.

My father in law recently retired after 50+ years the auto body business, he was saying how happy he was to get out before the aluminum body vehicles started coming in. He was telling me the same, different tools, different techniques. He also thought that there may be a lot more panel replacement versus repair also.

bthomas
09-17-2016, 02:44 PM
It's not like the current thin steel is very durable lol. You look at it wrong at it leaves a mark.

Our JK bodies are steel? I thought they were repurposed coors light cans! [emoji23]

SilverBack
09-17-2016, 03:37 PM
It's not like the current thin steel is very durable lol. You look at it wrong at it leaves a mark.

Had a birdie land on mine and left a dent...[emoji213]

NevadaZielmeister
09-17-2016, 03:38 PM
My father in law recently retired after 50+ years the auto body business, he was saying how happy he was to get out before the aluminum body vehicles started coming in. He was telling me the same, different tools, different techniques. He also thought that there may be a lot more panel replacement versus repair also.

Exactly!! Which translates to higher repair costs, which means higher insurance premiums. The JK premiums for collision coverage were very low, being the numerous straight panels. You can bet the a typical 2018 JL door will be very pricey.

I sure hope this doesn't give rise to increased theft.

BenJKWrangler15
09-17-2016, 03:41 PM
It's not like the current thin steel is very durable lol. You look at it wrong at it leaves a mark.

That, sir, just made me laugh out loud :cheesy:

2nd.gunman
09-17-2016, 09:08 PM
You know they've been building cars out of aluminium in Europe for like 20 years. What's the big deal? The bigger issue for body shops is the use of high strength steel as you must do complete panel replacement

RedRum
09-18-2016, 01:05 AM
I hope the "truck" is powerful enough to toe more than 3500 pounds !! Lol

ttfhell
09-18-2016, 02:03 AM
3.0 diesel has 420lbs torque. That's worth getting excited about.

killthebunnys
09-18-2016, 08:09 AM
The more I read about aluminum in the doors, it seems to be only the inside part. So I wonder if the outer skin of the door will still be steel.

NevadaZielmeister
09-18-2016, 01:51 PM
The more I read about aluminum in the doors, it seems to be only the inside part. So I wonder if the outer skin of the door will still be steel.

Welding aluminum to steel is very difficult, if not impossible. You would be talking about bolting the outer door skin the inner door frame.

Where are you reading this? Is there a discussion as to why?

QuicksilverJK
09-18-2016, 02:52 PM
Welding aluminum to steel is very difficult, if not impossible. You would be talking about bolting the outer door skin the inner door frame.

Where are you reading this? Is there a discussion as to why?

You can not weld aluminum to steel. Door skins on aluminum body OTR trucks are riveted on to the frame.

killthebunnys
09-18-2016, 02:54 PM
I got the information from the same article posted earlier and from other articles posting on the same Alcoa document leak.

NevadaZielmeister
09-18-2016, 03:23 PM
I got the information from the same article posted earlier and from other articles posting on the same Alcoa document leak.

Alcoa, that's funny.

killthebunnys
09-19-2016, 05:34 AM
I kinda got a little chuckle when I started to read it, because I haven't heard that name since reading an old history article about World War II.
Here is an old add I thought was funny.
223264

2nd.gunman
09-19-2016, 09:27 AM
Aluminium doorskin sate normally glued on with only a couple of rivets to stop it from moving until the glue dries. That how they make most buses. Steel frame aluminium or fibreglass skin

frenchjk
09-19-2016, 04:02 PM
Aluminium is a total stinker in the body shop departement: It's hard to paint durably, gouges easily, breaks, has a very short service life before weakening. Ok it's light and 'can' be made stronger but still steel is real. If light is desired why not go carbon fiber, or some aramid mix.

vgullotta
09-19-2016, 04:37 PM
Aluminium is a total stinker in the body shop departement: It's hard to paint durably, gouges easily, breaks, has a very short service life before weakening. Ok it's light and 'can' be made stronger but still steel is real. If light is desired why not go carbon fiber, or some aramid mix.

Anodizing would help hide scratches. I bet some body shops make some pretty pennies equipping themselves to anodize the doors and hood.

frenchjk
09-20-2016, 07:41 AM
Anodizing would help hide scratches. I bet some body shops make some pretty pennies equipping themselves to anodize the doors and hood.

sure thing........gold ano is comming the JL way for MLB and NFL, NBA players!!!!:eek:

NFRs2000NYC
09-21-2016, 02:58 AM
3.0 diesel has 420lbs torque. That's worth getting excited about.

Remember it's a turbo diesel....the Grand Cherokee guys are getting 600+ with a tune. Should make running 37s feel like 22s with that much twisting power. They also already have the DEF bypass kits as well.

r1owner
09-30-2016, 07:51 PM
I wonder if we can easily retrofit the headunit into earlier JK's.... would love to have android auto.

rd0t
12-02-2016, 01:24 PM
232950

Think the Rubicons will come with Duratracs? :hmm:

wayoflife
12-02-2016, 02:52 PM
232950

Think the Rubicons will come with Duratracs? :hmm:

Not necessarily but it would be nice to see. Jeeps had traditionally come with Goodyear Wrangler tires and only moved over to BFG with the JK.

Serj5.7
12-05-2016, 08:35 PM
Hey guys how's going .. again I'm new to this page so bear w me lol .. so still confused abut the buy for this coming up January .. I'm keep arching but not a single good answer been giving from jeep or Chrysler dealer !!!! Any one knows if they new Jl or the double cab ,, and if they will come w diesel v6 ??? And what would u guys say should I just get new 2017 wrangler jk and swap the engine w ls 5.3 and get it over with ???


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Serj5.7
12-05-2016, 08:36 PM
All I know I'm tuning out of Paitent need to get jeep to can join wayalife and some California jeep clubs


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Serj5.7
12-05-2016, 08:38 PM
Thank you all again sorry I'm jut new one lool

NFRs2000NYC
12-06-2016, 06:18 PM
Most likely yes, but at this point, it's educated speculation.

notnalc68
12-06-2016, 11:34 PM
Hey guys how's going .. again I'm new to this page so bear w me lol .. so still confused abut the buy for this coming up January .. I'm keep arching but not a single good answer been giving from jeep or Chrysler dealer !!!! Any one knows if they new Jl or the double cab ,, and if they will come w diesel v6 ??? And what would u guys say should I just get new 2017 wrangler jk and swap the engine w ls 5.3 and get it over with ???


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Why swap a perfectly good 3.6L for an LS, now, unless you are loaded with cash?


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Sharkey
12-07-2016, 03:13 AM
And why swap a 5.3 for a Pentastar? That makes no sense unless the Pentastar is shot.

frenchjk
12-11-2016, 01:34 PM
Don't know if you've seen this yet.

2018 Jeep Wrangler (JL) Official Dates, Engines/Transmissions and New Features


Thanks to a dealer source, here are the official dates and some confirmed features (so far) for the JL Wrangler.

July-August 2017: 2018 Wrangler Order Banks Open
September 2017: 2018 Wrangler Production Begins
September 1, 2017: 2018 Wrangler Press Launch
Early 2018: 2018 Wrangler Pickup (JT) Production Begins
Summer 2018: 2018 Model Year Production Ends


New Features (for North America):

New ZF 8 Speed Transmission
2.0L "Hurricane" Turbo Engine (with new 850RE transmission) (visual confirmation)
3.0L VM Diesel Engine (with new 8HP75 transmission)
3.6L Pentastar V6 Upgraded Engine (with new 850RE transmission)
New fourth-generation Uconnect 8.4" navigation system with Apple Carplay and Android Auto
Interchangeable soft / hard top
Power softtop
True 3-piece hardtop
Optional hardtop glass panel

looks like it has been delayed about 1-2 months......production should start in november.

puravida
12-12-2016, 02:52 PM
Does anyone know if the JL will be shown at 2017 Detroit Auto Show?

Thanks

wayoflife
12-12-2016, 03:11 PM
Does anyone know if the JL will be shown at 2017 Detroit Auto Show?

Thanks

Typically, Jeep debuts new models like the Wrangler in NY but rumor does have it that it may be shown in Detroit in 2017.

Raylan Givens
12-12-2016, 07:07 PM
Does anyone know if the JL will be shown at 2017 Detroit Auto Show?

Thanks

It doesn't look like it will happen at NAIAS

http://www.freep.com/story/money/cars/2016/12/08/fiat-chrysler-skips-detroit-auto-show-reveals-picks-ces-instead/95122498/

puravida
12-13-2016, 06:04 PM
Typically, Jeep debuts new models like the Wrangler in NY but rumor does have it that it may be shown in Detroit in 2017.

FCA still reeling from their $3B (?) bet on the Chrysler 200...everything is probably under review and being questioned.

Serj5.7
01-05-2017, 10:27 PM
looks like it has been delayed about 1-2 months......production should start in november.

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