The 2020 Jeep Wrangler is an all-American icon of an SUV that’s more livable than ever. But that doesn’t mean its capability off road is not without compromise in other areas—on pavement, for a big one.
We give it 5.4 out of 10 overall. (Read more about how we rate cars.)
For 2020, the Wrangler gets thorough powertrain updates thanks to mild-hybrid and stop/start technology. A turbodiesel V-6 is new this year and will satisfy hardcore off-roaders looking for more grunt. Willys and Freedom Editions return with throwback and military-themed styling cues, and LED headlights are now available on the base Sport model.
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The 2020 Wrangler is one of the most recognizable vehicles on the road, and though it’s been recently redesigned, there’s no mistaking it for anything else. Base models look decidedly cheaper than the fancy Sahara or macho Rubicon, but…