Press Kit: 2021 Jeep Wrangler

2021 Jeep® Wrangler Fact Sheet

Auburn Hills, Mich. September 1, 2020 - The iconic Jeep® Wrangler – the most capable and recognized vehicle in the world – delivers unmatched off-road capability and is produced with 80 years of 4x4 engineering experience. Powertrain options include a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine with engine stop-start (ESS) technology, 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 with ESS and mild-hybrid e-Torque technology, and Wrangler four-door models offer the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel engine with ESS.

Wrangler continues to offer a body-on-frame design, front and rear five-link suspension system, solid axles, electronic lockers and is one of the few SUVs to offer a six-speed manual transmission in addition to its available eight-speed automatic. A multitude of technology features, such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and safety features, such as Blind-spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Path detection, adaptive cruise control and Forward Collision Warning-Plus, further Wrangler’s appeal.

New for 2021:
  • Wrangler features an updated powertrain menu:
    • Sport, Sahara and Rubicon:
      • 2.0-liter ESS (ATX only)
      • 3.6-liter ESS (MTX only)
      • 3.6-liter with mild-hybrid eTorque assist (ATX only)
      • 3.0-liter EcoDiesel ESS (four-door models only)
  • Wrangler models now offer the TrailCam forward-facing off-road camera with the 8.4-inch touchscreen, which can be accessed through the available Off-road Pages
  • Off-Road Plus joins Wrangler Rubicon as standard equipment and adjusts throttle, transmission shift points and traction control
  • Wrangler 80th Anniversary and Islander editions join the lineup:
    • Wrangler 80th Anniversary Edition features optional leather seats with Granite Crystal interior accents, three-piece black hardtop, 18-inch wheels with Granite Crystal finish and commemorative exterior badging
    • Wrangler Islander adds unique beach-themed exterior and interior content that includes an Islander "Jeep Tiki" decal on the hood, black side steps and 17-inch wheels wrapped in 32-inch tires. An optional white hard top is available
  • Selec-Trac two-speed transfer case with full-time four-wheel drive and a 2.72:1 low-range gear ratio are available on Sport models
  • Rock-Trac 4x4 system with full-time four-wheel drive and a “4LO” ratio of 4:1 optional on Rubicon models
  • Select Tire Fill Alert is now standard with 7- and 8.4-inch Uconnect touchscreens and is also included in the Technology Group
  • Wrangler now offers two additional USB ports (charge only)

Highlights:
  • Jeep Wrangler’s 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine delivers 285 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. of torque, standard with ESS, and a six-speed manual transmission. Wrangler’s 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine is available with mild-hybrid eTorque technology and an eight-speed automatic transmission
  • Available 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine with ESS delivers 270 horsepower and 295 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Wrangler four-door models offer an available 3.0-liter V-6 EcoDiesel engine with ESS, rated at 260 horsepower and 442 lb.-ft. of torque. To handle the increased torque, the EcoDiesel V-6 pairs to a TorqueFlite 8HP75 eight-speed automatic transmission, calibrated for low rpm shifts
  • Available on Wrangler four-door models, Sky One-touch powertop allows occupants to open or close the Wrangler’s roof with a push of a button. The Sky One-touch powertop can be used at speeds up to 60 mph
  • Approach angle of 44 degrees, breakover angle of 27.8 degrees, departure angle of 37 degrees and a ground clearance of 10.9 inches help the Jeep Wrangler scale the toughest terrain
  • Wrangler models feature lightweight, high-strength aluminum doors, hinges, hood, fenders and windshield frame, as well as a magnesium swing gate, to help reduce weight and boost fuel economy
  • The capable driveline of the Sport and Sahara models include the Command-Trac NV241 part-time, two-speed transfer case, which features a 2.72:1 low-range gear ratio and next-generation Dana front and rear axles. In addition, an optional Trac-Lok limited-slip rear differential provides extra torque and grip in low-traction environments, such as sand, mud or snow
  • Wrangler Sport and Sahara models offer a Selec-Trac two-speed transfer case with full-time four-wheel drive and a 2.72:1 low-range gear ratio. This full-time two-speed transfer case is intuitive and allows the driver to set it and forget it, while constantly sending power to the front and rear wheels
  • Wrangler Rubicon model features Dana 44 front and rear heavy-duty axles, enhanced off-road rock rails and the Rock-Trac NV241 two-speed or optional full-time transfer case with a 4:1 low-range gear ratio. Wrangler Rubicon also includes electric front and rear locking differentials, a disconnecting front sway bar and 33-inch BF Goodrich KM All-Terrain tires, taking Wrangler to places others simply can’t go
  • Jeep Wrangler’s signature features include iconic round headlamps, seven-slot keystone grille, trapezoid wheel flares, removable doors, exposed hinges with the Torx tool-bit size stamped into it, a fold-down windshield and innovative removable tops that allow the Wrangler to retain the brand’s iconic appearance and function
  • Fourth-generation Uconnect system includes Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and the choice of a 7.0- or 8.4-inch touchscreen with pinch-and-zoom capability. A 5.0-inch screen is standard on Sport
  • Standard electronic stability control (ESC), electronic roll mitigation, trailer-sway control, Hill-start Assist and brake traction control are among more than 75 available safety and security features

Model Lineup
For 2020, the Wrangler lineup consists of four models:
  • Sport
  • Sport S
  • Sahara (four-door only)
  • Rubicon

Available Exterior Colors:
  • Bright White
  • Hella Yella
  • Granite Crystal
  • Billet Silver
  • Black
  • Firecracker Red
  • Sting Gray
  • Hydro Blue
  • Sarge Green
  • Snazzberry

Available Interior Colors:
  • Black
  • Black/Dark Saddle
  • Heritage Tan

More Information
Please visit the Jeep Wrangler newsroom for the latest product information, photography and videography, plus access to specifications and feature availability documents.
 

Jeep Brand
Built on nearly 80 years of legendary heritage, Jeep is the authentic SUV with capability, craftsmanship and versatility for people who seek extraordinary journeys. The Jeep brand delivers an open invitation to live life to the fullest by offering a full line of vehicles that continue to provide owners with a sense of security to handle any journey with confidence.

The Jeep vehicle lineup consists of the Cherokee, Compass, Gladiator, Grand Cherokee, Renegade and Wrangler. To meet consumer demand around the world, all Jeep models sold outside North America are available in both left- and right-hand drive configurations and with gasoline and diesel powertrain options. Jeep is part of the portfolio of brands offered by global automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. For more information regarding FCA (NYSE: FCAU/ MTA: FCA), please visit www.fcagroup.com.

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