Canada Press Kit: 2021 Jeep Wrangler

FCA Canada: 2021 Jeep Wrangler Fact Sheet

Windsor, Ontario August 31, 2020 - The iconic Jeep® Wrangler – the most capable and recognized vehicle in the world – delivers unmatched off-road capability and is produced with 80 years of 4x4 engineering experience.

Powertrain options include a 2.0-litre turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine with engine stop-start (ESS) technology, 3.6-litre Pentastar V-6 with ESS or mild-hybrid e-Torque technology, and Wrangler four-door models offer the 3.0-litre EcoDiesel engine with ESS. Wrangler continues to offer a body-on-frame design, front and rear five-link suspension system, solid axles, electronic lockers and is one of the few SUVs to offer a six-speed manual transmission in addition to its available eight-speed automatic. A multitude of technology features, such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and safety features, such as Blind-spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Path detection, adaptive cruise control and Forward Collision Warning-Plus, further Wrangler’s appeal.

New for 2021:
  • Wrangler features an updated powertrain menu:
    • Sport/Sahara/Rubicon:
      • 2.0-litre ESS (ATX only)
      • 3.6-litre ESS (MTX only)
      • 3.6-litre with mild-hybrid eTorque assist (ATX only)
      • 3.0-litre EcoDiesel ESS (four-door models only)
  • Wrangler models now offer the TrailCam forward-facing, off-road camera with the 8.4-inch touchscreen, which can be accessed through the available Off-Road Pages
  • Off-Road Plus joins Wrangler Rubicon as standard equipment and adjusts throttle, transmission shift points and traction control
  • Wrangler 80th Anniversary and Islander editions join the lineup:
    • Wrangler 80th Anniversary Edition features optional leather seats with Granite Crystal interior accents, three-piece black hardtop, 18-inch wheels with Granite Crystal finish and commemorative exterior badging
    • Wrangler Islander adds unique beach-themed exterior and interior content that includes an Islander "Jeep Tiki" decal on the hood, black side steps and 17-inch wheels wrapped in 32-inch tires. An optional white hardtop is available
  • Selec-Trac two-speed transfer case with full-time four-wheel drive and a 2.72:1 low-range gear ratio are available on Sport models
  • Rock-Trac 4x4 system with full-time four-wheel drive and a “4LO” ratio of 4:1 optional on Rubicon models
  • Select Tire Fill Alert is now standard with 7- and 8.4-inch Uconnect touchscreens and is also included in the Technology Group
  • Wrangler now offers two additional USB ports (charge only)
 
Highlights:
  • Jeep Wrangler’s 3.6-litre Pentastar V-6 engine delivers 285 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. of torque, standard with ESS and a six-speed manual transmission. Wrangler’s 3.6-litre Pentastar V-6 engine, with mild-hybrid eTorque technology and an eight-speed automatic transmission, is available
  • Available 2.0-litre turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine with ESS delivers 270 horsepower and 295 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Wrangler four-door models offer an available 3.0-litre V-6 EcoDiesel engine with ESS, rated at 260 horsepower and 442 lb.-ft. of torque. To handle the increased torque, the EcoDiesel V-6 pairs to a TorqueFlite 8HP75 eight-speed automatic transmission, calibrated for low RPM shifts
  • Available on Wrangler four-door models, Sky One-touch powertop allows occupants to open or close the Wrangler’s roof with a push of a button. The Sky One-touch powertop can be used at speeds up to 96 km/h (60 mph)
  • Best-in-class approach angle of 44 degrees, breakover angle of 27.8 degrees, departure angle of 37 degrees and a ground clearance of 10.9 inches help the Jeep Wrangler scale the toughest terrain
  • Wrangler models feature lightweight, high-strength aluminum doors, hinges, hood, fenders and windshield frame, as well as a magnesium swing gate, to help reduce weight and boost fuel economy
  • The capable driveline of the Sport and Sahara models include the Command-Trac NV241 part-time, two-speed transfer case, which features a 2.72:1 low-range gear ratio and next-generation Dana front and rear axles. In addition, an optional Trac-Lok limited-slip rear differential provides extra torque and grip in low-traction environments, such as sand, mud or snow
  • Wrangler Sport S and Sahara models offer a Selec-Trac two-speed transfer case with full-time four-wheel drive and a 2.72:1 low-range gear ratio. This full-time two-speed transfer case is intuitive and allows the driver to set it and forget it, while constantly sending power to the front and rear wheels
  • The Wrangler Rubicon model features Dana 44 front and rear heavy-duty axles, enhanced off-road rock rails and the Rock-Trac NV241 two-speed or optional full-time transfer case with a 4:1 low-range gear ratio. Wrangler Rubicon also includes electric front and rear locking differentials, a disconnecting front sway bar and 33-inch BF Goodrich KM All-Terrain tires, taking Wrangler to places others simply can’t go
  • Jeep Wrangler’s signature features include iconic round headlamps, seven-slot keystone grille, trapezoid wheel flares, removable doors, exposed hinges with the Torx tool-bit size stamped into it, a fold-down windshield and innovative removable tops that allow the Wrangler to retain the brand’s iconic appearance and function
  • Fourth-generation Uconnect system includes Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and the choice of a 7.0- or 8.4-inch touchscreen with pinch-and-zoom capability. A 5.0-inch screen is standard on Sport
  • Standard electronic stability control (ESC), electronic roll mitigation, trailer-sway control, Hill-start Assist and brake traction control are among more than 75 available safety and security features
 
Model Lineup
For 2021, the Wrangler lineup consists of four models:
  • Sport (two-door only)
  • Sport S
  • Sahara (four-door only)
  • Rubicon
 
Available Exterior Colours:
  • Bright White
  • Hella Yella
  • Granite Crystal
  • Billet Silver
  • Black
  • Firecracker Red
  • Sting Grey
  • Hydro Blue
  • Sarge Green
  • Snazzberry
 
Available Interior Colours:
  • Black
  • Black/Dark Saddle
  • Heritage Tan


FCA Canada
Founded as the Chrysler Corporation in 1925, FCA Canada Inc. is based in Windsor, Ontario, and celebrates its 96th anniversary in 2021. FCA Canada is a wholly owned subsidiary of FCA, a North American automaker based in Auburn Hills, Michigan and member of the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies. FCA Canada has approximately 440 dealers that sell Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo products, as well as SRT performance products. The company also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo parts and accessories. In addition to its assembly facilities, which produce the Chrysler Pacifica, Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, Chrysler Voyager and Chrysler Grand Caravan (Windsor) and Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger (Brampton), FCA Canada operates an aluminum casting plant in Etobicoke, a research and development centre in Windsor, and has sales offices and parts distribution centers throughout the country.