2020 Jeep Gladiator Houston TX
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Midsize pickup trucks are starting to pick up steam in the automotive world, and with the anticipation that has been built around the Jeep Gladiator, it’s no wonder that its arrival has garnered so much attention. This model perfectly combines everything you love about the Wrangler, like the off-roading capabilities, with the towing and payload capabilities of a midsize pickup. While off-roading features and towing aspects are important, Jeep hasn’t forgotten about interior comfort and technology. This truck comes outfitted with the latest technology available, and even safety is perfectly addressed and integrated into the Gladiator. If you’re looking to find out more information about the 2020 Jeep Gladiator, then keep reading down below where we’ll get into the engine and trim level options!
- Six-speed manual transmission
- 3.6-liter V6 engine
- 285 horsepower
- Rear cross-traffic alert
- Rear back-up camera
- Adaptive cruise control
- Fold-down windshield
- Removable doors
What safety features are offered with the Gladiator?
Safety is something that is integral to the design of the 2020 Gladiator. This can especially be seen in the fact that there are over 80 available passive and active safety features offered with the Gladiator. One of the standard features ie a ParkView rear back-up camera, which works with dynamic grid lines to give you a perfect picture on what might be behind your vehicle. A few available safety features include adaptive cruise control, electronic stability control, blind-spot monitoring, electronic roll mitigation, a forward-facing off-road camera, and rear cross-path detection.
What are some trim levels offered with the Gladiator?
Anyone who wants to further customize their Gladiator will enjoy the four different trim levels that you get to choose from. These trims include Sport, Sport S, Overland, and Rubicon. No matter your personality, or the primary use of your Gladiator, one of these trims will fit your needs. The Sport trim includes Trail Rated 4×4 capabilities, which are further enhanced by Heavy-Duty Dana 44 axles. You’ll also be able to transform the truck with a Sunrider soft top, removable doors, and a fold-down windshield. There is an available 3-piece Freedom Top hardtop, which is a great alternative. For those looking to spend a lot of time hauling goods, you’ll like the three-position tailgate and the durable steel bed. Another trim, Overland, features Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, which is available with both a 7-inch and 8.4-inch touchscreen. Safety is also addressed with Overland, giving you forward collision warning with active braking, and adaptive cruise control. As for comfort, Overland gives you the option to add a leather-trimmed interior to give you that added sophistication. The highest trim is Rubicon, which takes off-roading to the next level with an electronic disconnecting front sway bar, 33-inch all-terrain tires, high clearance fender flares, an available TrailCam off-road camera to keep you aware of obstacles in front of you, and Tru-Lok electronic locking front and rear differentials.
What engine powers the Gladiator?
When it comes to power, the Gladiator does not disappoint. This truck comes standard with a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6, which can pump out up to 260 lb-ft of torque and 285 horsepower. This engine benefits from a broad torque band which has a direct focus on low-end torque. Paired with this engine is a 6-speed manual transmission, although an 8-speed automatic transmission is available. Another engine, which will be available later on, is a 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6. This engine is going to be offering 260 hp and 442 lb-ft of torque. An 8-speed automatic transmission comes with this engine.
Final Thoughts on the 2020 Jeep Gladiator
Your wait is over! The 2020 Jeep Gladiator has finally arrived, and we couldn’t be more excited to start watching people drive it home. Stop by our dealership and check out the Gladiator models that we have on lot!