The 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon is coming to Australia. It is a first limited edition of the JL Wrangler, and it will be made in 100 examples. So far, Rubicon variant has been available in a four-door configuration. Other trim levels are offering a choice of short-wheelbase with two doors, including Sport and Overland trims. Interestingly, the new Recon model will offer both formats.
According to Jeep Australia, Wrangler Rubicon Recon will get 60 four-door models and 40 two-door variants. A potent V6 should provide great performances, and even the interior will get various updates. This model is already available for order, but deliveries will begin in the last quarter of 2020.
2021 Wrangler Rubicon Recon Design and Colors
The upcoming 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon will get improved styling. Whatsoever, the focus is on the visual side, not a performance. Thanks to that, the Recon version will host various aesthetic tweaks. That includes a matte black hood and new front guard decals. A gloss black grille looks astonishing, along with new 17-inch wheels finished in two-tone paint. Moreover, Recon badging is on the guards.
The steel front bumper is very practical, while the tailgate is brand-new. A two-door configuration will host the same improvements. As for the exterior paints, Rubicon Recon is available in Black and Bright White colors. On top of that, the premium choice includes Ocean Blue, Sting Gray, Granite Crystal, Hella Yella, Firecracker Red and Sarge Green.
The interior of the 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Decon adds a couple of exciting features. For a start, heated seats and heated steering wheel are offered as standard. Furthermore, the seats are covered in black leather, while the seat belts are finished in red color.
The instrument panel is also covered in leather, and red contrast stitching looks amazing. A four-door Rubicon Recon offers trail-rail load management system. The cabin is both practical and comfortable. Everything on the inside looks modern, and premium, so the comfort is guaranteed.
Gasoline V6 Engine Specs
The regular Rubicon trim comes with a choice of gasoline V6 or four-cylinder turbodiesel engine. However, the 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon is available with a 3.6-liter V6 gasoline engine. This engine is capable of producing 280 horsepower and 256 lb-ft of torque. An eight-speed automatic transmission is available too.
The Recon model is rugged, and it provides improved off-road ability. For that reason, a 4×4 system is available as standard. Moreover, Jeep will offer 32-inch BF Goodrich off-road tires and new heavy-duty rock sliders. Dana heavy-duty front and rear axles are also in the offer. Of course, locking front and rear differentials are available too. Wrangler Rubicon Recon comes with a 4.1.1 ration and 4:1 transfer case.
2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon Price and Release Date
As we said, a new 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon model is available to order right now. The price for a two-door version starts at $67,000. On the other hand, the four-door model starts from $72,000. Add one of the premium exterior paints and Premium Package and your Recon model will cost over $75,000. The sales will begin in the last quarter of 2020, in Australia.