The forthcoming 2022 Jeep Wrangler Sahara will represent one of the most popular trim levels. Sahara is the mid-range trim that is available exclusively with four doors. On top of that, Wrangler Sahara offers plenty of unique stuff and is definitely more premium than the base trim level. The 2022 Wrangler won’t change significantly, which means the Sahara trim is also mostly a carryover.
On the other hand, Ford Bronco is coming and Jeep will improve some aspects of its most iconic off-road SUV. Wrangler will introduce a hybrid powertrain and a couple of interior updates as well. Without further ado, here’s everything you need to know about this awesome trim level.
2022 Wrangler Sahara Exterior Changes and Colors
As we said, the 2022 Jeep Wrangler Sahara is available with four doors only. Like the regular Wrangler, the Sahara model will gain the same minor updates. The goal is to retain a modern appearance with conventional and practical exterior design. Regular two-door Wrangler is slightly longer than the four-door models such as Sahara.
However, Wrangler Sahara adds larger 18-inch wheels. On top of that, this version comes with a body-colored grille, more chrome inserts, and much more. As for the exterior colors, the Sahara model offers plenty of them. The most popular colors are Black Clear-Coat, Sting-Gray, Hydro Blue Pearl, Firecracker Red, Chief Clear, and Bright White paints.
New Wrangler will introduce a couple of interior updates. The 2022 Jeep Wrangler Sahara will gain the same updates. As we said, the Sahara trim is more premium than the base Wrangler, but still, it is a mid-range trim level. If you want more luxury, you’ll have to opt for the range-topping variants. Anyway, the Sahara model will offer automatic climate control and the same 7-inch infotainment touchscreen.
As before, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are on offer as standard. Optionally, this variant comes with a larger 8.4-inch display and a forward-facing camera. Furthermore, you will get a 4G Wi-Fi hotspot, updated navigation, and voice controls. Lastly, Wrangler Sahara comes with the Sky One-Touch power top that opens with the touch of a button.
Impressive Engine Lineup
The all-new 2022 Jeep Wrangler Sahara offers four powertrain options. That includes a 3.6-liter V6 and 2.0-liter turbo gasoline engines. Both units are offering a standard start/stop system. A 3.0-liter diesel engine is optional. On top of that, you can opt for the latest eTorque hybrid powertrain. This off-road SUV also comes with a 6-speed manual and 8-speed automatic transmission.
However, the most important upgrade is the full-time Selec-Trac 4×4 drying system. Standard V6 generates 285 horsepower, while the 2.0-liter engine delivers 270 horsepower. Optional diesel is good for 260 hp and 465 lb-ft of torque. As for the hybrid variant, this output is capable of producing 375 horses and 470 lb-ft of torque.
2022 Jeep Wrangler Sahara Price, Release Date
While the base variant cost below $30,000, the 2022 Jeep Wrangler Sahara will cost around $40,000. Jeep will launch its new 2022 Wrangler later in 2021. Ford is about to release its brand-new Bronco SUV and we can’t wait to see this rivalry between two astonishing off-road models.