To help you conduct your research on which vehicle should be your next ride around Edgewood, Bel Air, and Aberdeen, MD, Thompson Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram (CJDR) of Harford County created this review page for the Jeep Wrangler. 

Browse this page to see our reviews of this off-roading SUV. When you find an article that interests you, click on it to be redirected to get an inside look at the Wrangler.

There's a lot to love about this vehicle, so if you're interested in learning more, contact our dealership.

Jeep Wrangler: Quick Facts

Jeep Wrangler Maximum Towing Capacity

  • 3,500 pounds

Jeep Wrangler Engine Options

  • Standard 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 (with and without eTorque)
  • Optional 2.0-liter turbo I-4 (with and without eTorque)
  • Optional 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6

Jeep Wrangler Horsepower

  • Standard 285 horsepower
  • Optional 270 horsepower
  • Optional 260 horsepower

Jeep Wrangler Off-Road Systems

  • Available Selec-Trac® Full-Time 4x4 System

Jeep Wrangler Top Options

  • Sunrider® Soft Top
  • Freedom Top® Modular Hardtop
  • Sky One-Touch™ Power Top

Jeep Wrangler Safety Features

  • Available Blind Spot Monitoring and Rear Cross-Path Detection
  • Available ParkSense® Rear Park Assist System
  • Available Forward Collision Warning

How Much Can the Jeep Wrangler Tow?

A bold vehicle starts with a bold construction. The standard 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 engine equipped on the Wrangler is sure to thrill you with 285 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. 

In addition to creating a smooth yet commanding drive, this engine allows for a maximum towing capacity of 3,500 pounds, when properly equipped with available Trailer Tow and HD Electrical Group.

If you're looking for a more efficient motor, opt for the 2.0-liter turbo I-4 engine.

This powertrain is paired with Engine Stop/Start technology, which seamlessly shuts off your engine when idling, helping you conserve fuel and stay on the road longer. The best part is this engine can still haul a maximum of 3,500 pounds, when properly equipped, thanks to 270 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque.

To make the most out of your fuel tank, a 3.0-liter V6 diesel engine is also available. Since diesel is denser than regular fuel, it burns slower to help you earn an EPA-estimated 22 MPG city and 29 MPG highway. Again, with 260 horsepower and 442 lb-ft of torque, this engine can handle a maximum towing capacity of 3,500 pounds.

With the ability to pull a lightweight travel trailer behind you, you'll be happy to have the available Trailer Sway Control. This system provides extra stability to you and your trailer to keep you on track, no matter how winding the road may be.

Is the Jeep Wrangler Good Off-Road?

To take on whatever you throw its way, the Wrangler offers a 4x4 system designed to keep you in control of your ride at all times. 

The available Selec-Trac® Full-Time 4x4 System is ideal for adventurous drivers who want a stable system for off-roading and everyday driving. This system analyzes road conditions and sends additional torque to the wheels that require the most grip to give continuous traction through snow, mud, and sleet.

When you're taking on more challenging road conditions, like rocky terrain, this system with maintain a constant 4-wheel drive to help you handle anything the road throws your way. When your Wrangler is equipped with this system, you can drive with confidence knowing you're in control.

Whether you're cruising over sand or taking on boulders, available off-road pages will help you monitor your performance.

It provides you with stats about wheel articulation, transmission temperature, suspension height settings, and drive modes, so you can make sure you're optimizing your off-road performance.

Jeep Wrangler Exterior

The Wrangler is well-known for its customizable exterior and boxy, commanding frame. If you're looking for a truly unique driving experience, check out the open-air drive that this SUV provides. The Wrangler allows you to fold down the windshield and remove the doors to create an outdoor feeling. 

This unique SUV offers three different top options, all of which are fully removable. The following tops are available, each one offering its own benefits when it comes to removal…

  • Sunrider® Soft Top: This standard top features a zipperless closure for easy removal and is crafted from heavy-duty waterproof cloth.
  • Freedom Top® Modular Hardtop: Remove the front two panels of this hardtop to let a little sun in or remove all three pieces for an open driving experience.
  • Sky One-Touch™ Power Top: Open this top up with the simple touch of a button.

Completing your rugged look is a set of 17-inch wheels for a tall ride height over obstacles in your path. If you want an even more commanding stance, 20-inch wheels are available, as well.

Is the Jeep Wrangler a Safe Car?

When you're cruising down the highway on the way to your next exciting destination, available Blind Spot Monitoring and Rear Cross-Path Detection will help you change lanes with confidence.

It alerts you to vehicles in your blind spot, letting you know when you can safely leave your lane. When you're backing out of a parking spot, this system also detects vehicles approaching you from either side. 

To further assist you with parking, the available ParkSense® Rear Park Assist System will detect rear obstacles and even bring your Wrangler to a complete stop in certain situations.

If a frontal obstacle is detected, instead, Forward Collision Warning will alert you so that you can apply the brakes and stay safe.

Test Drive a Jeep Wrangler near Baltimore MD Today

Now that you've read through our reviews, are you ready to get behind the wheel of a Jeep Wrangler? If so, stop by the showroom at Thompson CJDR of Harford County. We offer a great selection of Wrangler models for you to choose from for your next ride.

One of our sales associates will gladly show you any features you're interested in and take you for a test drive. Our neighbors in Edgewood, Bel Air, and Aberdeen, Maryland, can visit us today.

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