Last time we saw Jeep Gladiator pickup truck Concept was in 2005, but a long-anticipated truck version of the new Wrangler could bring back this nameplate. It is still unclear which name will company choose for the upcoming truck.For that case, it seems logical to call is Gladiator pickup truck Concept, just like it was the case 13 years ago. Expect new concept to be an introduction to the production version which should hit the market in late 2018 or early 2019.
Jeep Gladiator pickup truck Concept design
What Jeep Gladiator pickup truck Concept will present to us. The new platform utilizes many new materials, characterized by lightweight. This should result in some massive weight savings that will make the future pickup competitive enough on the hi-demanding mid-size truck market.When it comes to the visual appearance, Jeep Gladiator pickup truck Concept should feature completely the same front end as new Wrangler. Of course, the new version will look far more stylish, thanks to new details.We have seen the cabin of new Wrangler and it looks pretty amazing. There is a new dashboard design, full of interesting new details and hi-tech features. As you may know, trucks usually come in various cab configurations.
Jeep Gladiator pickup truck Concept engine
It is still unclear which engine the new Jeep Gladiator pickup truck Concept will use. As you probably know, the company has prepared various powertrain options for the new Wrangler.There is a familiar 3.6-liter Pentastar V6, as well as new and far more efficient 2.0-liter turbo inline-four unit. Most likely, the company will choose one of these two. Still, there is a chance to see something new.It is no secret that a diesel version is in plans for the new SUV, as well for this upcoming truck. This could be a perfect occasion to see new 3.0-liter diesel unit from Italy.There is a chance to see some electrified version, like mild or plug-in hybrid powertrain.
Jeep Gladiator pickup truck Concept release date
We are expecting to see Jeep Gladiator pickup truck Concept presented on some of upcoming major car shows. It is even unsure will this concept will even appear.