May 31, 2024
FIRST LOOK: 2024 Jeep® Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon X 4xe
In the realm of rugged off-road prowess and iconic design, the Jeep® Wrangler has carved a niche as a timeless favorite. As the landscape of the automotive industry shifts towards sustainability, the
In the realm of rugged off-road prowess and iconic design, the Jeep® Wrangler has carved a niche as a timeless favorite. As the landscape of the automotive industry shifts towards sustainability, the new 2024 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon X 4xe makes its grand entrance, combining the legendary capability of the Wrangler with an eco-conscious powertrain. While the 4xe might not be new for 2024, the Rubicon X package is paving a new era of green adventures.
The 2024 Wrangler Rubicon X 4xe inherits the distinguished design elements that have defined the Wrangler’s legacy. The iconic seven-slot grille, a symbol of Jeep’s heritage, has been reimagined with black textured slots, neutral gray metallic bezels, and a body-color surround. This modernized look pays homage to its heritage while presenting a contemporary edge. The grille serves as a design focal point and accommodates the factory-installed Warn winch, underscoring its capability for conquering the toughest trails.
Further enhancing its appearance, the Rubicon X 4xe proudly sports a new trail-ready stealth antenna integrated into the front windshield. This forward-thinking change not only refines the vehicle’s aesthetics but also minimizes the risk of brush or tree limb snags during exhilarating off-road escapades.
Its hybrid powertrain is central to the Rubicon X 4xe’s prowess, seamlessly blending the turbocharged 2.0-liter I-4 engine with an electric motor. The innovative E-Selec modes empower the driver to tailor the vehicle’s performance to suit various terrains and driving scenarios.
Inside, the Rubicon X 4xe elevates comfort and convenience to new heights for an off-road variant of the Wrangler. New luxurious 12-way power-adjustable front seats, Nappa leather upholstery, and a heated steering wheel create an inviting environment for occupants. The 12.3-inch Uconnect 5 digital touchscreen infotainment system with navigation seamlessly integrates with the Wrangler’s adventurous spirit. Engaging Trails Offroad, this system empowers explorers to navigate off-road trails while enjoying modern connectivity features confidently.
The Rubicon X 4xe offers a plethora of tech-driven benefits, including wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a customizable home screen for swift access to frequently used features, and simultaneous connectivity for two Bluetooth-enabled phones. The integration of Alexa Home to Car functionality brings the convenience of virtual assistant capabilities to the vehicle, further enriching the driving experience.
The Rubicon X 4xe proudly wears the coveted Trail Rated badge, an emblem that signifies a vehicle’s uncompromising capability across a range of challenging terrains. The Rubicon X 4xe is designed to surpass expectations and elevate the off-road experience. Equipped with robust Dana solid front and rear axles, a two-speed transfer case, advanced traction control systems, and signature 4xe Blue tow hooks, the Rubicon X 4xe offers exceptional durability, versatility, and control in the face of diverse obstacles. The incorporation of four-wheel disc brakes and skid plates ensures both formidable stopping power and vital protection to tackle even the most rugged environments.
The 2024 Rubicon X 4xe welcomes the all-new next-generation Dana 44 HD full-float rear axle, a transformative addition that enhances both performance and durability. Engineered to withstand the rigors of intense off-road adventures, this axle provides greater torque capacity and improved load-carrying ability. This advancement reinforces the Rubicon X 4xe’s dominance on the trails and solidifies its status as a trailblazer in the world of off-road vehicles. The integrated off-road camera provides real-time visual information, offering a clear perspective of obstacles that might otherwise remain hidden.
Designed with both form and function in mind, the steel bumpers on the Rubicon X 4xe provide enhanced protection while contributing to its rugged appearance. The body-color hardtop seamlessly integrates with the vehicle’s design and is offered in both standard 3-piece Freedom Top or optional Sky One-Touch® Power-Top (shown here), reinforcing its aesthetic appeal while standing up to the demands of the off-road environment.
In every sense, the 2024 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon X 4xe redefines off-road capability. It embraces the challenges of the untamed wilderness, displaying an unwavering commitment to conquering the unknown. With a blend of cutting-edge technology, meticulously engineered components, and a legacy of adventure, the Rubicon X 4xe stands as a symbol of Jeep’s unwavering dedication to off-road dominance.
The Rubicon X 4xe is available in a stunning array of ten exterior colors, ranging from bold and eye-catching to understated and elegant. Choices include Anvil, Earl, Firecracker Red, Granite Crystal, Silver Zynith, High Velocity, Hydro Blue, Sarge, Bright White, and Black, allowing drivers to personalize their SUV to reflect their unique style and personality.
The 2024 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon X 4xe is more than a vehicle; it’s a testament to Jeep’s commitment to pushing boundaries. This model’s synthesis of sustainability, off-road prowess, and state-of-the-art technology exemplifies that not only is the 2024 Wrangler Rubicon X 4xe the most technologically-advanced Wrangler yet, but it continues to preserve the spirit of Jeep’s legendary heritage.