Designers in Jeep company are striving to prepare new compact crossover for next year. It will be new 2018 Jeep CUV. So, with significant updates and some styling borrowed from other models, this crossover is going to make instant impact in this sector. Nevertheless, since it will be fresh release, we question CUV can make wide audience. First edition will fight its method market against Honda H-RV and Subaru SV Crosstrek. This vehicle is about to change Compass, and even Patriot. That suggests some parts are going to be the same. With this rollover, CUV will also upgrade all features.
2018 Jeep CUV Engine
A 2.0-l inline-four drivetrain is getting power for 2018 Jeep CUV. This is new, turbocharged system, developed by Jeep engineers. Second name of it is Hurricane. Some estimations about its shipment is beginning with 160 hp, while the most positive forecasts go up to 185 horses. Also, drivetrain can make from 150 to 170 lb-ft of torque. Quickly we will have exact numbers. Nevertheless, other possibility and various output is possible from 2.4-l engine. Sure thing is that 9-speed transmission sends power to either front or all wheels. New 4WD system uses lots of modes. There are Active drive I, II and Low. Selection is manual, depending on terrain and weather conditions.
2018 Jeep CUV Design
Considering that 2018 Jeep CUV is going to replace crossovers presently in deal, lots of styling solutions and style details could be the very same. Spy shots revealed only little part of the vehicle. Rounded front part and turn signals weren’t under heavy camouflage. Also, lower part of the body is different than on Patriot or Compass. Likewise, roofline is more aerodynamic. Cover hides back of the compact SUV. However, we handled to identify little windows on tailgate. Interior is still hidden. Nevertheless, we are sure that 2018 CUV is going to update Uconnect infotainment system, security and smart-phone connections.
2018 Jeep CUV Price
To be competitive on the marketplace, 2018 Jeep CUV should be budget friendly. Due to the fact that of that, specialists think beginning rate will be around $18,000. Nevertheless, if brand-new crossover uses bigger engine, rate goes up to $22,000. We still do not have information about options and trim range of the brand-new CUV crossover.