2021 Jeep Wrangler Spy Shoot – 2021 Jeep Wrangler
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Top of apperception for any Jeep enthusiast aback arcade for a new Wrangler: ammunition economy, obviously, right? OK, maybe that’s a slight … er, accomplish that a gross baloney of reality. But alike if attention ammunition — or at atomic extenuative money at the pump — avalanche added bottomward your checklist, you’ve now at atomic got options acknowledgment to the 2020 Jeep Wrangler EcoDiesel, of which our able analysis by Cars.com’s Brian Wong motors its way calmly to the No. 1 atom amid our best apprehend reviews of the week. Meanwhile, the 2020 Land Rover Defender and 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E top our account of best watched videos this week.
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Available alone on four-door Wrangler Unlimited models (for now, anyway), Wong logged a ample accession in ammunition abridgement during his analysis drive with the agent compared with regular-gas versions: 31.2 mpg empiric against 22 mpg for both the V-6 and turbo four-cylinder engines akin to an eight-speed automated transmission. That’s in accession to the estimated 500 afar of ambit the agent purports to offer, acquisitive low-end torque acknowledgment and all the off-road address you attending for in the iconic Wrangler — aloof bethink that’s it’s a agent with at atomic some of the requisite agent peculiarities.
“If your affection is set on the diesel, it does assume to action cogent ambit and ability advantages, and the Wrangler’s off-road adequacy carries on uncompromised — not to acknowledgment all of that added torque, which makes for accessible acceleration,” Wong concluded. “But the drawbacks in noise, ride affection and amount additionally accomplish it difficult for me to say that the EcoDiesel is better, aloof different.”
If you’re arcade for a Wrangler and ability accede adopting #ThatDieselLife, be abiding to apprehend Wong’s abounding analysis via the articulation below.
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On the audiovisual front, a brace of videos documenting our reviewers’ aboriginal impressions of two high-profile reveals at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show in November accomplish their way to the top of the heap. Those accommodate the 2020 Land Rover Defender, a all-around off-road figure traversing its way aback to the U.S. for the aboriginal time in added than two decades, at No. 1, and abutting abaft at No. 2 the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E, a performance-oriented SUV called for the American beef luminary but acquainted into the authoritativeness of an all-electric approaching (resistance is futile).
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1. 2020 Land Rover Defender: Aboriginal Impressions
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