Vehicle type 5-passenger, 4-door SUV
Engine 2.0L all-aluminum DOHC twin-scroll turbocharged direct-injected 4-cyl.
Power (SAE net) 270 hp @ 5,250 rpm
Torque 295 lb.-ft. (400 Nm) @ 3,000 rpm
Bore x stroke (mm) 84.0 x 90.0
Compression ratio 10.0:1
Transmission 8-speed automatic
Wheelbase 118 ins. (3,008 mm)
Overall length 188.4 ins. (4,785 mm)
Overall width 73.8 ins. (1,875 mm)
Overall height 73.6 ins. (1,868 mm)
Curb weight 4,485 lbs. (2,034 kg)
Base price $40,495 (Rubicon 4-door, not including $1,195 destination and handling charge)
Fuel economy 21-27 mpg (11.2-8.7 L/100 km) combined (observed)
Competition Toyota 4Runner, Ford Raptor, Land Rover Discovery
Pros Cons
Still the off-road king Rubicon carries hefty price tag
Hybrid powertrain rocks Complexity not an off-roader’s friend
Numerous improvements since JK 10-year model cycle way too long