All-new Jeep Gladiator enters Brunei market

Lyna Mohamad

Engineered from the ground up and built on a rich heritage of tough, dependable Jeep trucks with an unmatched combination of rugged utility, authentic design, open-air freedom, clever functionality and versatility, the all new Jeep Gladiator is now available in Brunei.

Brought in by local authorised importer and distributor of Jeep flagship, GHK Motors Sdn Bhd, the all new Gladiator has been named the 2020 North American Truck of the Year by a panel of automotive experts.

The new Gladiator is loaded with safety features and intuitive technology and equipped with a 3.6L V6 with eight-speed torqueflite 850RE Auto and 280 HP. The most off-road capable midsize truck ever, the model is built on a rich heritage of tough Jeep trucks and best-in-class towing and 4×4 payload.

Available with three different powertrain combinations and equipped with a versatile cargo box, Gladiator is also built to handle the demands of an active lifestyle while delivering an open-air driving experience in a design that is unmistakably Jeep.

Jeep Brunei also brought the Iconic Jeep Wrangler which delivers unmatched off-road capability and is produced with more than seven decades of 4×4 engineering experience.

The all-new Jeep Gladiator Rubicon on display. PHOTO: RAHWANI ZAHARI

Jeep Wrangler powertrain options include a 3.6-litre Pentastar V-6 and an all-new 2.0-litre turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine and the wrangler continues to offer a body-on-frame design, front and rear five-link suspension system, solid axles, electronic lockers and is one of the few midsize SUVs that offer a six-speed manual transmission in addition to its available eight-speed automatic.

The model features best-in-class approach angle of 44 degrees, breakover angle of 27.8 degrees, departure angle of 37 degrees and a ground clearance of 10.9 inches which help the Jeep Wrangler scale the toughest terrain.

Built on more than 75 years of legendary heritage, Jeep is the authentic SUV with class-leading capability, craftsmanship and versatility for people who seek extraordinary journeys.

The Jeep brand delivers an open invitation to live life to the fullest by offering a full line of vehicles that continue to provide owners with a sense of security to handle any journey with confidence.

Jeep vehicle lineup consists of the Cherokee, Compass, Gladiator, Grand Cherokee, Renegade and Wrangler where all specs of the vehicles namely Sahara, Sports and Rubicon can be viewed at Jeep Showroom in Sumbangsih Bahagia.