Press Kit: 2020 Jeep Wrangler

Jeep® Offers Special-edition Wrangler Rubicon Recon Model for 2020

  • Jeep® Wrangler Rubicon Recon returns featuring heavy-duty rock rails, aggressive 33-inch mud terrain tires and powerful 2.0-liter engine with eTorque mild hybrid assist
  • Wrangler Rubicon Recon model is available to order now
Auburn Hills, Mich. January 23, 2020 - The Jeep® brand is returning the Wrangler Rubicon Recon edition to the iconic SUV’s lineup and equipping it with the powerful and efficient 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine with eTorque mild hybrid technology. The Recon edition is based on the Wrangler Rubicon and features unique exterior and interior content.  

“We are excited to bring the Wrangler Rubicon Recon model back to the Jeep lineup as it represents the ultimate combination of Rubicon off-road 4x4 capability with a unique appearance package that will resonate with our most diehard off-road enthusiasts,” said Jim Morrison, Head of Jeep Brand – FCA North America. “With the return of the Wrangler Rubicon Recon, we’re bolstering the wide appeal Jeep Wrangler already offers by expanding our legendary Rubicon lineup.”

The 2020 Jeep Wrangler lineup sees the return of the popular Rubicon Recon edition and marks the first time it is available on the newest generation Jeep Wrangler (JL). Inside the cabin, Rubicon Recon models feature a Jeep trail bag, red seat belts and PUR-wrapped mid bolsters featuring red accent stitching.

Exterior features for the Wrangler Rubicon Recon model include heavy-duty rock rails, LED headlights and taillights, gloss black grille with body-color surrounds, Recon fender badge, matte black fender vent decal with American flag, new 17-inch aluminum wheels with a black finish, a matte black hood stripe decal with red tracer, front and rear steel bumpers with bumper loops, as well as Rubicon gray grille throats and headlamp inserts. 

All Wrangler Rubicon Recon models feature next-generation Dana front and rear heavy-duty axles, enhanced off-road rock rails and the Rock-Trac NV241 two-speed transfer case with a 4.0:1 low-range gear ratio. Wrangler Rubicon Recon also includes electric front and rear locking differentials, a disconnecting front sway bar and 33-inch Falken Wildpeak Mud-Terrain tires, taking the Wrangler to the highest level of capability.

The Wrangler Rubicon Recon edition will be offered in Black, Granite Crystal, Sting-Gray, Billet Silver, Ocean Blue, Sarge, Bikini, Firecracker Red, Punk’n, Hellayella and Bright White.  

The 2020 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon has an MSRP of $43,380 for the two-door model and $46,880 for the four-door version. 

The 2020 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon is available to order now.
 

Jeep Brand
Built on nearly 80 years of legendary heritage, Jeep is the authentic SUV with 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.

The Jeep vehicle lineup consists of the Cherokee, Compass, Gladiator, Grand Cherokee, Renegade and Wrangler. To meet consumer demand around the world, all Jeep models sold outside North America are available in both left- and right-hand drive configurations and with gasoline and diesel powertrain options. Jeep is part of the portfolio of brands offered by global automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. For more information regarding FCA (NYSE: FCAU/ MTA: FCA), please visit www.fcagroup.com.

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