TRAIL RATED® TOUGH
Every Wrangler JK proudly wears the Trail Rated® badge—signifying its ability to perform well under various off-road conditions. It carries on the Jeep® Brand tradition of having legendary traction, ground clearance, maneuverability, articulation and water fording abilities.
Confidently take on the most rugged terrain. The Jeep® Wrangler JK Rubicon features the super-tough Rock-Trac® 4x4 system for more control and torque, making it easier to trek through all kinds of obstacles and reach heights others only dream of.
HANDLE HIGH WATER
The elements are no match for the Jeep® Wrangler JK. Additional electrical and body sealing protects critical vehicle components while a high air intake keeps your engine breathing as you ford through up to 30 inches of water.
MASTER THE TRAILS
Rugged and nimble. The Jeep® Wrangler JK features a 34.6-foot turning diameter so you can easily navigate around anything in your path.
TEST THE LIMITS
Never lose your grip. An available electronic sway bar disconnect allows for a front wheel drop up to 29%, allowing the Rubicon to scale massive obstacles and uneven terrain all while maintaining stability.
PERFECT YOUR APPROACH
Conquer obstacles as you dominate the trail. The Jeep® Wrangler JK Rubicon offers excellent ground clearance so you can climb over logs, rocks and whatever else stands in your way.
IMPRESSIVE OFF-ROAD PERFORMANCE
The Trail Rated® Jeep® Wrangler JK effortlessly tackles difficult conditions and terrain as you embark on your next adventure.
POWER TO GO WHERE YOU WANT
Confidence and capability go hand in hand. The 2018 Wrangler JK has the power and torque you need to take on almost any kind of terrain. Take on big rocks, deep snow or sticky mud and Wrangler JK will come out on top.
3.6L PENTASTAR® V6 ENGINE
The 2018 Wrangler JK boasts a powerful and efficient 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine rated at 17 city/21 highway mpg. Four-door models have ratings of 16 city/21 highway mpg. It has 285 horsepower and kicks out 260 pound-feet of torque for tremendous low-speed crawling capability.
Go off the beaten path with your choice of available 4x4 systems and impressive traction and handling in the 2018 Jeep® Wrangler JK.
The Trail Rated® Wrangler JK features the traction and capability necessary to climb some of the toughest terrain on Earth. It offers a variety of 4x4 systems to suit all kinds of off-road challenges and driving conditions. Testing includes traction on untamed, slippery roads (rain, mud, snow) and on steep grades.
Equip your Wrangler JK with your choice of the Command-Trac® or Rock-Trac® 4x4 Systems.Made to bring you four-wheel off-roading power, the Command-Trac NV241 4x4 system delivers equal power to all four corners. For more control and more torque, the Rock-Trac 4x4 system offers superior off-road performance with a 4:1 low-gear ratio that lets you to crawl at a lower speed with a greater increase in torque at the wheels.
HELP ON THE HILLS
Avoid rolling backwards when starting on a hill with Hill Start Assist. It keeps your brakes applied for a short time after you’ve removed your foot from the brake to give you time to accelerate. The available Hill Descent Control helps you monitor throttle, speed and braking so you can concentrate on navigating obstacles when traveling downhill.
The Wrangler JK Rubicon is equipped with Tru-Lok® electronic remote locking differentials, Mud-Terrain T/A® tires, the Rock-Trac® transfer case with 4:1 low-range ratio, electronic front sway bar disconnect and rock rails. A 73.1:1 crawl ratio with the manual transmission lets you cruise up rocks to places that others only dream of reaching.
ENGINEERED TO BE CAPABLE
Wrangler JK comes standard with features engineered for the trail. Steel front and rear tow hooks are useful for rescuing less capable vehicles, while critical underbody components are protected by heavy-gauge steel skid plates for safer and more secure off-roading.
Wrangler JK offers the ability to tow up to 3,500 pounds. Trailer Sway Control is a standard safety and security feature that does not require driver input and automatically kicks in whenever it senses you need it.