Jeep has launched the new Jeep wrangler 4xe, which will be available with a plug-in hybrid mechanics offering up 50 kilometers of autonomy electric in urban cycle.
The Wrangler 4xe plug-in hybrid is equipped with two electric motor-generators and a high-voltage battery pack, a high-tech 2.0-liter turbocharged engine and the proven automatic gearbox eight-speed TorqueFlite.
The instant torque availability and improved performance offered by the combination of the turbo engine and electric powertrain makes the undisputed off-road champion even more capable and unstoppable off-road.
In fact, it is in off-road conditions that 4xe technology takes the new Wrangler plug-in hybrid to the next level, offering all-electric four-wheel drive for benchmark off-road performance in complete safety and the pleasure of listening to the sounds of nature.
It is without question the greenest Wrangler with the best off-road capability of all time, as well as maintaining the freedom in the open that has always been the hallmark of the model's driving experience.
The Wrangler 4xe accelerates from 0 to 100 km / h in 6,4 seconds and develops 380 hp of maximum combined power and 637 Nm of torque. In addition, it drives in 4 × 4 in fully electric mode, with a torque control never seen before, and can guarantee more than 50 km of autonomy with zero emissions in full electric mode, which is perfect for daily trips around the city. .
The battery is fully recharged in less than three hours with options to schedule charging and, using the function Max regen, increase the battery charge during decelerations (coasting).
All this while maintaining the incomparable technical content Trail-Rated of the Wrangler. Depending on the equipment level, it offers two advanced permanently active on-demand all-wheel drive systems (Selec-Trac or Rock-Trac), Dana axles state-of-the-art, electric locking of front and rear axles Tru-Lok, differential of Trac-Lok limited slip and electronic disconnection of the front stabilizer bar.
The new Wrangler plug-in hybrid, which mounts specific 17 and 18-inch alloy wheels, includes the system Uconnect NAV with 21,3 cm (8,4 ”) touch screen and the functions of driving aid (ADAS) of the latest generation.
In Europe it is available in three trim levels: Sahara, Rubicon and 80th Anniversary.