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The 2018 Jeep Wrangler is lighter, stiffer, and ready to get rough


#1

To improve the Mona Lisa, would you deepen her cleavage, align her smile, maybe add a twinkle to her eye? Jeep Wrangler designers and engineers faced an equally daunting task. Since a new civilian version of the World War II warrior arrives but once a decade, due deliberation was invested in the JL edition now rolling into Jeep showrooms.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/06/29/driving-the-2018-jeep-wrangler

#2

The Wrangler is now all about gizmos versus practicality. Take one out into the backroads and see how long it takes to clean it afterwards. It’s literally easier to detail a Ferrari. And Jeep offroad packages are bloated for what they offer. Smart offroaders buy the base model, then gut the underside and replace with truly beefy suspension components.