There is hardly any need to elaborate on the immense popularity enjoyed by Jeep lineup of vehicles. Known for their legendary performance and unmatched durability, Jeep vehicles have a growing and solid fan base all over the world. Now sold by the FCA group, Jeep lineup has been enhanced to cater to changing buyer needs. As per the industry updates. FCA has plans to introduce new model 2020 Jeep Grand Wagoneer. The company is keen on introducing a large and luxury-focused variant of Jeep within next 2 years.
The newest model is set to become the flagship SUV crossover in the lineup and company sources indicate it is aimed at elite buyers seeking lavish yet rugged vehicles. It will use some cues from the concept model presented at the Shanghai Auto Show.
2020 Jeep Grand Wagoneer design
FCA gave a hint of launching the Jeep Grand Wagoneer back in 2011 but it simply did not kick off for various reasons. However, now it is not in speculation stage anymore. It will be positioned above the popular Grand Cherokee model in Jeep lineup. The design cues may be taken from existing Jeep models but it should also get distinctive design traits.
The SUV will get several exterior colors and it may also be sold in a few trims. It will reportedly be built on the new body-on-frame RAM 1500 architecture. It may likely have lots of aluminum in the body.
Not much is known about the cabin of the 2020 Jeep Grand Wagoneer. However, it is going to be a luxury vehicle and you can expect lavish arterials in the cabin. Quality leather will be used in its cabin. You may get ambient Led lighting and multi-zone climate control as well.
Just like the models in Jeep’s new lineup, upcoming Jeep Grand Wagoneer is likely to be equipped with several advanced safety features. However, additional packages may also be offered by the company. The new UConnect infotainment with a big touch display is going to be there.
There is no exact list of features that will be in new SUV. However, safety tech like multi-stage airbags, vehicles stability control, rearview camera, automated emergency braking and lane keep alert are expected.
2020 Jeep Grand Wagoneer engine rumors
FCA has not revealed much on the engine to be deployed in the 2020 Jeep Grand Wagoneer, as it is. However, the industry buzz is the existing engines in new Wrangler or Cherokee may be used in it. However, the chance of FCA using a mild hybrid setup is there too. We also expect that this model will be fuel efficient.
2020 Jeep Grand Wagoneer price and availability
The exact pricing of the upcoming model 2020 Jeep Grand Wagoneer is not known. However, a base price of $70.000 is likely. With customizations, it may approach the $100.000 mark. It will be unveiled in late 2019- as per the buzz.
Summing it up
The Jeep Grand Wagoneer is a luxury crossover that will give FCA the means to make a foray into a territory it had been absent for a long time. The vehicle will not be sold at a steep price but the luxury features and performance will be satisfying. It will lock horns with the likes of Lincoln Navigator, GMC Yukon Denali and Cadillac Escalade.