2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Baltimore MD

2018 Jeep Wrangler JK
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2018 Jeep Wrangler JK at Thompson Dodge Chrysler Jeep Baltimore

2018 has made a few updates to the Wrangler. In fact, Jeep has split the Wrangler into the all-new Wrangler and the Wrangler JK. The 2018 Wrangler JK has a decal on the driver's side front quarter panel that says "Wrangler JK".It is also has three Editions joining the lineup for this year: the Altitude, Freedom, and the Golden Eagle. A premium tan soft top is standard on the Golden Eagle Edition, but can be also included as an option for the Freedom and Rubicon Recon models. On top of all of this, the Jeep Wrangler JK also offers a Tru-Lok locking rear differential for the Willys Wheeler and Freedom Editions.

Engine Performance

  • Hydraulic assist brake boosters
  • 22.5 gallon fuel tank
  • 880 pound payload

Safety Features

  • Full padding sport bar
  • Electronic stability control
  • Sentry theft deterrent system

Vehicle Design

  • Heated seats
  • Mud terrain-tires
  • Rock rails

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What is under the hood of the 2018 Wrangler JK?

Under the hood of every Wrangler JK is a 3.6-liter V6 engine with variable valve timing. The standard transmission is a six-speed manual but a five-speed automatic is also available. Each trim either comes with a Command-Trac shift-on-the-fly part-time four-wheel drive or a 4:1 Rock-Trac part-time four-wheel drive system. Additionally, both four-wheel disc brakes and hydraulic assist brake boosters are standard across the board. Multiple axle ratios are available to choose from on both the rear and front. An engine oil cooler comes standard and an optional engine block heater is available to keep the fuel economy high. For fuel tank size, both an 18.6 gallon and a 22.5 gallon fuel tank are available. The EPA estimates a fuel economy rating of 17 miles per gallon in the city and 21 miles per gallon on the highway. The towing capacity is also maxed out at an incredible 2,000 pounds with a payload capacity averaging 880 pounds!

What are the limited editions offering for features?

On top of the usual trim lineup for both the two door and the four door models, there are also the limited editions: the Rubicon Recon, the Altitude, the Golden Eagle, the Freedom Edition, and the Willys Wheeler. The Rubicon Recon comes with military-inspired Dana 44 front axle and cast differential covers, 17-inch granite crystal wheels, 32-inch mud-terrain tires, winch-capable steel front and rear bumpers, red seat belts, and heated leather-trimmed front seats. The Altitude has heated leather-trimmed front seats, a striking and strong power bulge hood, 18-inch gloss polished black wheels, liquid titanium interior accents, and glass black exterior accents. The Golden Eagle has a premium tan Sunrider soft top, 17-inch low gloss bronze aluminum wheels, premium heavy-duty rock rails with tread plates, winch-capable steel front and rear bumpers, and the availability for half doors. The Freedom Edition comes with special decals and badging, premium off-road rock rails, steel off-road bumpers, 17-inch low gloss granite crystal aluminum wheels, and black leather-trimmed seats that are embossed with an Oscar Mike logo. Finally, the Willys Wheeler comes standard with rock rails, a Jeep Trail rated kit, gloss black bumper and grille accents, 17-inch high gloss black wheels, 32-inch mud-terrain tires, and the option for a Tru-Lok rear locker.

Which safety features come standard?

Many safety and security features are available to the Wrangler JK. Some of the more standard features would include electronic stability control, advanced multistage front airbags, a front passenger seat belt alert, electronic roll mitigation, hill start assist, a sentry theft deterrent system, a sport bar with full padding, speed control, and traction control. Additional features like supplemental front seat-mounted side airbags, a security alarm, a remote start system, remote keyless entry, and an electronic vehicle tracking system are also all available.

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Final Thoughts on the 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK

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