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Jeep Wrangler 2021

The 2021 Jeep Wrangler range of configurations is currently priced from $70,990. Our most recent review of the 2021 Jeep Wrangler resulted in a score of 7 out of 10 for that particular example.

Carsguide Editor - Adventure Marcus Craft had this to say at the time: If you’re after pure real-world 4WD capability – and absolute truckloads of fun, then you can’t ignore the Rubicon … it’s simply one of the best showroom-standard off-roaders on the market.

You can read the full review here.

This is what Marcus Craft liked most about this particular version of the Jeep Wrangler: Fun to drive, Very capable off-road, Packed with character

The 2021 Jeep Wrangler carries a braked towing capacity of up to 1497 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

The Jeep Wrangler is also known as the Jeep YJ, the Jeep TJ, the Jeep JK, the Jeep JL, the Jeep J8 (Military version), the Jeep Saharam, the Jeep Willys (Iceland), the Jeep CJ5, the Jeep CJ7 and the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited in markets outside Australia.

Jeep Wrangler 2021 Colours

There are six choices of premium paint for the Recon – Firecracker Red, Ocean Blue, Granite Crystal, Sting Gray, Sarge Green, and Hella Yella. All costs $745 each.

Black or Bright White exterior paint is free.

  • Sarge Green
  • Bright White
  • Black
  • Billet Silver
  • Granite Crystal
  • Sting Gray
  • Firecracker Red
  • Hella Yella
  • Snazzberry
  • Hydro Blue
To confirm current colour availability, please check the manufacturer's website.

Jeep Wrangler 2021 Price and Specs

The Jeep Wrangler 2021 is currently available from $70,990 for the Wrangler Rubicon (4x4) up to $80,897 for the Wrangler Rubicon (4x4).

Pricing guides

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Jeep Wrangler Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
Overland (4x4) SUV 3.6L ULP 8 SP AUTO $53,800 $67,980
Rubicon (4x4) SUV 3.6L ULP 8 SP AUTO $52,800 $66,770
Rubicon (4X4) Recon Special ED SUV 3.6L ULP 8 SP AUTO $55,900 $70,620
Sport S (4X4) SUV 3.6L ULP 8 SP AUTO $42,500 $54,340
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Jeep Wrangler 2021 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Jeep Wrangler here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Jeep Wrangler 2.8 Diesel Problems

    The 2.8-litre turbo-diesel engine fitted to the Jeep Wrangler (and some Cherokee models) in the earlier part of this century seems to be a decent proposition in terms of reliability and ability to go the distance. The engine is made in Italy by VM Motori, a diesel engine specialist that was owned by Jeep’s parent company, Fiat Chrysler (as it was then).

    A large capacity four-cylinder engine, the basics seem well engineered and inherent problems are uncommon. As such, Jeep Wrangler 2.8 diesel problems are more likely to come from the engine’s ancillaries including the turbocharger unit, intercooler and some of the emissions-control equipment.

    Turbochargers have a shelf life in pretty much any vehicle and, depending on how hard a life the vehicle has had, these can require replacement when the bearings begin to wear or the internal components become damaged by carbon deposits.

    Intercoolers can fail over time, and the car’s emission controls, which see it consume a proportion of its own exhaust gases as well as its own crankcase fumes, can lead to black, sticky deposits in the intake system which can require manual cleaning.

    The engine is also a common-rail design, so injector and fuel-pump life can be shorter than for older, conventional diesel-engine designs.

    The key to any engine’s longevity, of course, is its service history. Even the best design will be a source of ongoing grief if a previous owner has not followed the correct servicing regime. A complete service history is an absolute must when buying any second-hand turbo-diesel.

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  • Jeep Wrangler: Replacement key cost

    Without more information like the variant, year etc its hard to say. Often a cheap automotive locksmith will save you money, but sometimes a trip to the dealer will be necessary. You can read more about how to replace your car keys here.

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  • How much can a Jeep Wrangler Unlimited tow

    A Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is rated to tow up to 750kg of unbraked trailer or a theoretical maximum of 2300kg if the trailer has brakes.

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  • How to lift a Jeep Wrangler Unlimited?

    Firstly, you need to consult an engineering signatory in your state to make sure it is legal to lift the suspension on your Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, as some states do not allow this modification and you can be fined and have your car defected off the road if caught by police. Lifting Jeeps often happens by installing taller springs, and placing taller blocks between the chassis and body. The legal heights of the suspension and lift blocks differ from state-to-state.

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Jeep Wrangler 2021 Accessories

There are three grades in the Wrangler range: Sport S; Overland and Rubicon.

Coming standard on the Sport S is: a seven-inch media display screen, a seven-inch digital driver display, dual-zone climate control, 17-inch alloy wheels, heavy duty off-road suspension, a 2-speed transfer case, underbody skid plates, rear view camera, rear parking sensors, Apple CarPlay and Andorid Auto, push button start auto headlights, full-sized spare wheel, Dana front and rear axle, and the Selec Trac full-time 4x4 system.

Coming standard on the Overland are all of the Sport S's features plus: leather seats, heated font seats, leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, removable hard top, body coloured fender flares, LED headlights, hard spare tyre cover, proximity key, front parking sensors, 8.4-inch media display, sat nav, 18-inch alloy wheels, tinted glass, remote start, and 230V power outlet.

The Rubicon has all of the Overland's features but also adds: a Rock-Trac 4x4 system, front stabiliser bar disconnect, heavy duty front and rear axles, heavy duty rock slider with Step Assist, removable black hard top, Rubicon decals, 32-inch BF Goodrich off-road tyres, and a nine-speaker Alpine stereo.

Jeep Wrangler 2021 Interior

It’s a snug practical space interior, that is comfortable and durable. Everything that should feel solid does (like grab handles), and all operational mechanisms (dials, knobs and switches) are easy to quickly locate with your eyes and, more importantly, swiftly operate while traversing all types of terrain.

Clever ideas, such as tensioned net pockets on the doors and in the seat-backs, and deep small-storage spaces with textured, grippy bases, abound.

Upfront there are USB ports, a 230V power outlet, directional air vents, and cup holders in the centre console.

With all seats in use, rear cargo space is rather shallow and really limited to only copping a few bags.

Jeep Wrangler 2021 Towing capacity

The Jeep Wrangler has maximum towing capacity of 1497kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

Jeep Wrangler Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
Sport S (4X4) SUV 3.6L,ULP,8 SP AUTO 1497kg
Overland (4X4) SUV 3.6L,ULP,8 SP AUTO 1497kg
Rubicon (4X4) SUV 3.6L,ULP,8 SP AUTO 1497kg
Rubicon (4X4) Recon Special ED SUV 3.6L,ULP,8 SP AUTO 1497kg
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Jeep Wrangler 2021 Seats

The two-door short-wheelbase Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon has four seats, with leather seat trim, red stitching and red seat belts. The front seats are heated.

Jeep Wrangler 2021 Seats

Jeep Wrangler 2021 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2021 Jeep Wrangler is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Jeep Wrangler is available with the following fuel type: ULP.

Jeep Wrangler Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
Overland (4X4) SUV 3.6L,ULP,8 SP AUTO 9.6L/100km
Rubicon (4X4) SUV 3.6L,ULP,8 SP AUTO 10.1L/100km
Rubicon (4X4) Recon Special ED SUV 3.6L,ULP,8 SP AUTO
Sport S (4X4) SUV 3.6L,ULP,8 SP AUTO 9.6L/100km
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Jeep Wrangler 2021 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2021 Jeep Wrangler will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted.

Jeep Wrangler Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
Sport S (4X4) SUV 245x75 R17 245x75 R17
Overland (4X4) SUV 255x70 R18 255x70 R18
Rubicon (4X4) SUV 255x70 R17 255x70 R17
Rubicon (4X4) Recon Special ED SUV LT255x75 R17 LT255x75 R17
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Jeep Wrangler 2021 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2021 Jeep Wrangler are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1894mm x 1841mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Jeep Wrangler 2021 Dimensions  include 1839mm height, 1894mm width, 4334mm length.
Jeep Wrangler Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
Sport S (4X4) SUV 1821x1894x4334 mm 235 mm
Overland (4X4) SUV 1839x1894x4334 mm 260 mm
Rubicon (4X4) SUV 1841x1894x4334 mm 225 mm
Rubicon (4X4) Recon Special ED SUV 1841x1894x4334 mm 255 mm
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Jeep Wrangler 2021 Boot Space

The Jeep Wrangler 2021 SUV has a boot space size of 898 Litres.
Jeep Wrangler 2021 Boot space Jeep Wrangler 2021 Boot space

Jeep Wrangler 2021 Speed

Jeep reckons its two-door SWB Wrangler Rubicon Recon will do the 0-100km/h sprint in 7.5 seconds.