Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Vs Rubicon, Engine, Price, Suspension
When we talk about Jeep first thing that comes to mind is the flashy bodywork and Rugged specs. Jeep has been manufacturing ‘Wrangler’ four-wheel drive off-road SUVs since 1986. And the Wrangler has evolved where much since the first launch. Although the design of this SUV remains nearly the same.
But in this article, we will be focusing on the difference between Jeep Wrangler Unlimited and Jeep Rubicon. Both the SUVs are nearly the same in specs but there are some minor changes that make them different. So, the major difference between both models is that the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited mainly focuses on the non-off-roading buyers which chose for comfort along with some off-roading. While the Jeep Rubicon is specially meant for the hardcore Off-roaders. Let’s check other specs on the go.
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Vs Rubicon Engine
Staring with the very first aspect the Engine. Both the models use the same engine by Jeep which is a 1998 cc, 4 Cylinders Inline, 4 Valves/Cylinder, DOHC Turbocharged engine. The engine is capable of generating 268 Bhp of maximum power and 400Nm of torque. Like the Jeep Wrangler nature, both models get an all-wheel-drive drivetrain.
|Specs||Jeep Wrangler Unlimited||Jeep Wrangler Rubicon|
|Engine||1998 cc, 4 Cylinders Inline, 4 Valves/Cylinder, DOHC||1998 cc, 4 Cylinders Inline, 4 Valves/Cylinder, DOHC|
|Engine Type||2.0T GME T4 DI TC||2.0T GME T4 DI TC|
|Max Power ([email protected])||268 bhp @ 5150 rpm||268 bhp @ 5150 rpm|
|Max Torque ([email protected])||400 Nm @ 3000 rpm||400 Nm @ 3000 rpm|
|Drivetrain||4WD / AWD||4WD / AWD|
|Transmission||Automatic – 8 Gears, Manual Override, Sport Mode||Automatic – 8 Gears, Manual Override, Sport Mode|
|Emission Standard||BS 6||BS 6|
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Vs Rubicon Dimensions
There is no change in length, width, and height of the vehicles. But the Jeep Rubicon gets 3mm more ground clearance than the Wrangler Unlimited. The Jeep Rubicon ground clearance stands at 217mm while the Wrangler Unlimited has 214mm of clearance. Both the SUVs get the 81 leters of fuel tank.
|Dimensions||Jeep Wrangler Unlimited||Jeep Wrangler Rubicon|
|Ground Clearance (mm)||214||217|
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Vs Rubicon Interior
The both Jeep gets 8 way manually adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, seat height up / down) and Leather is used everywhere inside the cabin from seats to steering wheel and the gear nob. The interior is made in dual tone finish blank and red. The Unlimited and Rubicon comes with 4 airbags for Driver, Front Passenger, Driver Side, and Front Passenger Side.
|Interior||Jeep Wrangler Unlimited||Jeep Wrangler Rubicon|
|Airbags||8 way manually adjustable||8 way manually adjustable|
|AC||Front and Rear||Front and Rear|
|Interior Colours||Black / Red||Black / Red|
|Split Rear Seat||60:40 split||60:40 split|
|Rear Row Seat Adjustment||4 way manually adjustable||4 way manually adjustable|
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Vs Rubicon Features and Instrumentation
Features on the both SUVs are same with minor change or nearly no change. Wrangler Unlimeted and Rubicon comes with the choice of Smart connectivity and instrument cluster.
|Instrument Cluster||Analogue – Digital||Analogue – Digital|
|Trip Meter||Electronic 2 Trips||Electronic 2 Trips|
|Connectivity||Android Auto, Apple Car Play||Android Auto, Apple Car Play|
|Bluetooth Compatibility||Phone & Audio Streaming||Phone & Audio Streaming|
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Vs Rubicon
There is difference of Rs.4 lakh which is because of the additional little more creature comforts.
|Variants||Price (ex-showroom India)|
|Jeep Wrangler Unlimited||Rs 53,90,000|
|Jeep Wrangler Rubicon||Rs 57,90,000|