Last year Jeep unveiled the Grand Wagoneer Concept and now that brand has turned the concept study into a production model which has been revealed in the North American market. Jeep has revealed two production versions – Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer. The brand has also announced that the SUVs will go on sale in the coming months in the United States market.
Design & Styling
The Jeep Wagoneer features the typical Jeep design grille on the front with satin chrome accents, chrome skid plate, a wide air dam, Wagoneer badge on the bonnet lip, butch and boxy looks, trapezoidal wheel arches, chunky 20-inch alloy wheels, sleek tail lamps with signature LED lights, roof rails and a shark fin antenna. The Grand Wagoneer features more chrome accents on the exteriors, a distinguished lower bumper, trapezoidal wheel arches and similar side and rear features. The Grand Wagoneer also distinguishes itself with the ‘Grand’ badging on the side and the tailgate. The Grand Wagoneer also misses out on the illuminated grille from the concept car.
Powering the Wagoneer is a 5.7-litre V8 petrol engine that pumps out 392 Hp of power and 548 Nm of torque. The internal combustion engine also features a 48V eTorque belt-driven torque-assist system. Powering the Grand Wagoneer is a 6.4-litre V8 engine belting out 471 Hp of power and 617 Nm of torque. Both the engine features an 8-speed automatic gearbox and come with cylinder deactivation technology to improve efficiency. Jeep will also be introducing a PHEV version in the near future.
Both the Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer feature Nappa leather upholstery inside the cabin and similar dashboard layouts featuring multiple screens, two-spoke steering wheel with multiple controls, four screens in the front cabin, three in the rear cabin including two on the headrests one in the centre, multizone climate control, 23-speaker McIntosh audio system, cooled centre console storage, wireless phone charging, 360-degree camera, and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems such as Adaptive cruise control, Hands-Free active driving assist, Night Vision, Drowsy Driver Detection, Traffic Sign Recognition etc.