You may have heard the term or even read a bumper sticker stating, “It’s a Jeep thing, you wouldn’t understand.”
It’s no secret that Jeep owners are very passionate and enthusiastic about their cars. And they have good reason to feel this way. Jeeps owners see their vehicles as more than just a vehicle; they see them as a way of life.
And unsurprisingly, the 2016 Jeep Wrangler is no exception to the level of excellence its loyal drivers have come to expect.
If you are one of those who are still part of the “wouldn’t understand” crowd, here are five reasons why you should get yourself acquainted with this vehicle:
- A Real Open Road Experience
Are you itching to take a drive along the beaten path? Maybe you want to get away a bit from traffic and people. Maybe get out and explore the great outdoors? Well, then the Wrangler is your go-to vehicle. It proudly wears the Trail Rated badge meaning that it is equipped to drive anywhere, any time. Sleet, snow, rain, unpaved roads, no problem. The Wrangler 4X4 can handle any of that as it is made to perform to the highest standards of off-roading, with its superior traction and ground clearance.
These features come standard whether you are looking at purchasing the Wrangler Sport, the Wrangler Sport S, or even the Wrangler Sahara. Every vehicle has got you covered no matter where or how you want to travel. There’s no adventure that the Jeep Wrangler is not ready (and willing) to embark on. All you have to do pick your preferred destination and get in the driver’s seat.
- Insuring the Vehicle
One of the biggest headaches about buying a new car can sometimes be the spike in your insurance rates. In fact, some people avoid buying a new car altogether because of this increase. But the 2016 Jeep Wrangler is not the kind of new car that a buyer would need to be worry about the high cost of insuring. Insure.com ranks it as of the least expensive cars to insure on the market. Who knows, you might even be saving money on your insurance with this car.
- Towing and Interior Capacity
The Wrangler’s towing capability can take up to 3,500 pounds, making it the perfect SUV to adventure with. There is no need to worry about how to lug along your small camper or ATVs, the Wrangler has got you covered – the more, the merrier.
The inside of the SUV is just as roomy and convenient. The rear seats both fold down for storage, making the entire cargo area to be over seventy feet. In fact, feel free to over pack a bit if need to; it can take it.
- Unbeatable Engine
As is the case with any of the Jeep brand vehicles, the 2016 Jeep Wrangler packs quite a punch when it comes to the power under the hood. It is equipped with Chrysler’s PentaStar 3.6 Liter V6 engine, giving it 285 horsepower.
In addition to its extremely powerful engine, it also boasts durability. In fact, the 2013 model was chosen by Ward as one of the 10 best engines. The vehicle comes in both a six-speed manual or a five-speed automatic transmission making it convenient for any driver.
- Bang for Your Buck
The resale value of the Jeep Wrangler is another asset of owning this vehicle. Unlike other SUVs, the Wrangler’s value doesn’t begin to deteriorate at a rapid rate as soon as you drive it off the lot. When you’re ready to move on and sell your Wrangler, be assured that you’ll be getting the best price as Kelley Blue Book ranks its resale value at number 5.
So you never have to worry about finding a potential buyer. Jeep brand vehicles, and the Wrangler specifically, practically sells itself.
The 2016 Jeep Wrangler boasts some of the newest and best features in today’s market of vehicles. It’s a safe and durable SUV equipped to satisfy any driver from any walk of life because, after all, “It’s a Jeep thing, you wouldn’t understand.”