The Jeep Wrangler 4XE is The False God of Electric SUVs

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I don’t think there is a fully electric SUV available to buy just right now. The Tesla Cybertruck is about two years away and the Rivian Pickup is scheduled for 2021… possibly. Hybrid and plugin hybrids is the best alternative to pure-electric at the moment. Although the advantages such hybrid powertrains offer is debatable, but I suppose it’s better than nothing. And this is where the Jeep Wrangler 4XE enters the hybrid train of vehicles. Jeep refuses to use hybrid and instead opts for the term electric. However, the specs give the game away. The Jeep Wrangler 4XE is a bog-standard plug-in hybrid, it’s kind of electric.

What You Need To Know About The Jeep Wrangler 4XE:

  • Jeep 4xe vehicles provide new levels of efficiency, environmental responsibility, performance and capability, on and off the road
  • Jeep Wrangler 4xe available in Europe, China and the United States by early 2021; Jeep Renegade 4xe and Compass 4xe models began arriving in Europe this summer
  • Wrangler 4xe boasts 375 horsepower and delivers up to 25 miles of pure electric operation for daily commutes while providing nearly silent, zero-emission, open-air freedom without range anxiety
  • Torque-on-demand electric power enhances Wrangler’s on-road performance, delivering crisp launches from a standing start and plenty of low-speed thrust
  • Low-speed, peak torque-on-demand raises Wrangler’s legendary off-road benchmark to master off-road environments
  • Wrangler 4xe is first and foremost a Jeep Wrangler with Trail Rated running gear: solid front and rear axles, full-time 4×4 two-speed transfer case, fully articulating suspension and 30 inches of water fording capability
  • Wrangler 4xe’s advanced turbocharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine, two electric motors and robust TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission combine to deliver an estimated 50 MPGe
  • 400-volt, 17 kWh, 96-cell battery pack mounts beneath second-row seat to protect it from outside elements and to preserve the interior space
  • Wrangler 4xe features exclusive exterior design cues to signify efficient, environmentally friendly, electrification technology
  • Available for order in Europe, Jeep Renegade 4xe and Compass 4xe deliver up to 240 horsepower and approximately 50 kilometres (31 miles) of zero-emission pure electric range

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