Two 2018 Jeep Wrangler models parked off-road

How Powerful is the 2018 Jeep Wrangler? 

When people think of Jeep, chances are they are thinking of the Jeep Wrangler. With the iconic “Jeep” look, the Wrangler is always one of the manufacturer’s most impressive vehicles year after year. With impressive performance, unique style and great features, the 2018 Wrangler is no exception. So, when it comes to power, just how powerful is the 2018 Jeep Wrangler? 

Each 2018 Jeep Wrangler model comes standard with an impressive 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine. This engine is able to generate an impressive amount of power with 285 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. 

While the 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine is the most powerful engine for the new Wrangler, there is a second option available to drivers. Drivers also have the opportunity to get their Jeep equipped with a 2.0-liter I-4 DOHC DI Turbo eTorque engine. While the 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine offers more horsepower, the 2.0-liter I-4 DOHC DI Turbo eTorque engine offers more torque. In fact, the 2.0-liter I-4 DOHC DI Turbo eTorque engine can power drivers to 270 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. 

See more: What is the difference between horsepower and torque? 

Each 2018 Jeep Wrangler engine comes standard with a 6-speed manual transmission engine with the option of upgrading to an 8-speed automatic transmission.  

Now that you know how powerful the 2018 Jeep Wrangler is, you can test drive your favorite Jeep models at our dealership near Stevens Point, WI. For more information about your favorite models, feel free to contact us at AutoSense for assistance.