It will be interesting to see how the competition turns out. Jeep was content to live in his own world, but then Ford brought out the Bronco. So whatever Jeep says the real reason is, Jeep did a little more than usual with its iconic off-roader. Case in point, the 2024 Wrangler enters a new model year with a mid-cycle refresh with new trim levels, a new grille, a slightly updated interior design and new tech. it was done.
last September, Rumors began to spread About the lifespan of Wrangler’s eco-diesel engines. RAM announced that it will no longer offer the Ecodiesel Turbo 3.0 liter V6 diesel engine. 1500 pickup truck And then the question arose about the availability of the engine on the Wrangler. In 2024 he finally got the answer because the Wrangler doesn’t have his V6 diesel engine.
Jeep almost confirmed the news when it announced the changes 2024 WranglerThe rugged SUV is available with a plug-in hybrid powertrain featuring a 3.6-liter V6 engine, a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, a 6.4-liter V8 engine and a turbo four-cylinder engine. Last year’s diesel is not on the list.
in the meantime jeep No official statement has been made as to why diesel engines have been discontinued, so we can only speculate that it has something to do with emissions and fuel economy regulations. Because it’s getting harder, many brands have completely phased out diesel in the US.
Yet another major clue that the diesel era is over for Wranglers was the introduction of the Wrangler Rubicon FarOut Edition. When it was introduced, it did the simple task of being a send-off for diesel-powered Wranglers.
As an American SUV and truck brand, diesel engines just don’t fit in the Jeep lineup. It seems that more electric vehicles will be introduced in the near future. Jeep hopes to launch four electric cars by 2025. The all-electric Wrangler is certainly in the cards and he should be one of four cars coming out in the near future.
Pictures: 2024 Jeep Wrangler
http://www.carsdirect.com/automotive-news/industry-news/jeep-wrangler-diesel-discontinued-for-2024 Jeep Wrangler diesel discontinued in 2024