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My friends, the Jeep Gladiator is finally here, and it is more than living up to everyone’s expectations! With robust, lightweight construction, the Gladiator has a best-in-class 7,650-pound towing capacity as well as an impressive 1,600-pound payload capacity. The Gladiator is also acapable off-road vehcile as it incorporates the large pedigree of the Jeep Wrangler. On the road, the Gladiator offers a tremendous on-road driving experience making it a terrific off-road vehicle that can do a bunch of heavy lifting. It’s the best of all worlds, and it’s here to make your driving life a little easier.
- 3.6-liter V6 engine
- Eight-speed Automatic Transmission
- 285 Horsepower
- Blind-Spot Monitoring
- Adaptive Cruise Control
- Rear Cross Path Detection
- Apple CarPlay/Android Auto
- Automatic Climate Control
- Automatic Headlights
What is the engine for the Jeep Gladiator?
The Gladiator boasts a 3.6-liter V6 engine that makes 285 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque mated to a 6-speed manual transmission with the option of 8-speed automatic transmission.Coming soon will be a 3.0-liter Ecodiesel V6 with 260 horsepower and 442 lb-ft of torque that comes with 8-speed automatic transmission. The Jeep Gladiator can tow 7,650 pounds and has a payload capacity of 1,600 pounds.
What are notable features on the Gladiator?
The 2020 Jeep Gladiator is available in four trim levels each providing comfort, convenience, and powerful off-road capability. The base-level Sport comes with 17-inch steel wheels, all-season tires, crank windows, manual door locks and mirrors. Tech advances include a rearview camera as well as a 5-inch central display with Bluetooth and voice control capabilities. Moving up a level to the Sport S brings you such features as alloy wheels, power windows, power door and tailgate locks, heated power mirrors, and an auto-dimming rearview mirror. If you opt for the Sport S, you will get a few packages such as a Technology Group package is worth getting and includes a 7-inch touchscreen, satellite radio, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility and an Advanced Saftey Group package that provide you with advanced driver safety aids. The Overland builds on the Sport S with style features such as 18-inch alloy wheels, body-color wheel arches, side steps, and tinted rear side and rear windows. And includes standard features such as automatic headlights, LED ambient footwell lighting, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. The top-level Rubicon provides the most off-road capability with the addition of a different transfer case that offers a lower crawl ratio for better climbing and crawling, fenders with increased clearance to accommodate larger 33-inch all-terrain tires, locking front and rear differentials, an electronically disconnectable front stabilizer bar, Fox shock absorbers, and body-protecting rock rails and skid plates.
What are some of the safety features?
The Gladiator is packed with over 80 standard and available safety and security features. A Blind-Spot Monitoring system uses radar to detect vehicles that might wander into your blind-spot zone. A Parksense Rear Park Assist system takes the guesswork out of parking by using sonar sensors in the rear bumper to detect obstacles behind you. And finally, a Trailer Sway Control system will detect when your trailer is swaying and will apply brake pressure to the individual wheels in order to get the Gladiator back in line.
Final Thoughts on the 2020 Jeep Gladiator
The 2020 Jeep Gladiator is a modern-day marvel. It combines Jeep’s signature off-road capability with the power of a pickup truck while adding all the features you would expect from both. The 3.6-liter V6 engine is certainly powerful enough, and the edition of the EcoDiesel will undoubtedly make the Gladiator more environmentally friendly. Those who were worried about the Gladiators towing ability are going to be happy with the 7,650 pounds of towing capability. Interested in learning more about the Jeep Gladiator? Take a trip down to the dealership and speak with one of our knowledgeable representatives and then take a test drive of this remarkable vehicle!