What Are the 2021 Jeep Gladiator EcoDiesel® Power and Performance Specs?
A newcomer to the midsize pickup truck class, the 2020 Jeep Gladiator is a power-packed and capable option with a best-in-class 7,650-pound towing capacity. The addition of the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel® engine will upgrade performance on the highway and on the trail with the debut of the 2021 Jeep Gladiator. With the debut of the updated Jeep Gladiator powertrain on the horizon, many car shoppers want to know – what are the 2021 Jeep Gladiator EcoDiesel® power and performance specs? Find out with this guide by Albany CDJR!
Jeep Gladiator 3.0-Liter EcoDiesel® V-6 Horsepower and Torque
When the 2021 Jeep Gladiator arrives at dealerships in the third quarter of 2020, it will add a 3.0-liter EcoDiesel® V-6 engine to its portfolio – joining the tried-and-true 285-horsepower 3.6-liter Pentastar® V-6 in the engine lineup. The Jeep Gladiator 3.0-liter EcoDiesel® engine will manufacture an incredible 260 horsepower and a massive 442 pound-feet of torque that are controlled by an eight-speed TorqueFlite automatic transmission calibrated for low RPM shift points. By comparison – the diesel-powered Chevy Colorado makes 186 horsepower and 369 pound-feet of torque. Engine stop-start technology is standard to improve fuel economy. Fuel economy ratings for the diesel-powered Jeep Gladiator have not yet been released.
Which 2021 Jeep Gladiator Models Are Available with the EcoDiesel® Engine?
Armed with the horsepower and low-end torque to deliver unrivaled performance on the trail, the 2021 Jeep Gladiator EcoDiesel® is born and bred for adventures. The EcoDiesel® engine is available for the Jeep Gladiator Sport, Gladiator Overland and Gladiator Rubicon trim levels and is available for order today. To help deliver Jeep-brand performance on the trail, the diesel-powered Jeep Gladiator features Dana® 44 axles, a 3.73 axle ratio and a Command-Trac® part-time two-speed transfer case with a 2.72:1 low-range gear ratio. The Jeep Gladiator Rubicon upgrades to a Rock-Trac® two-speed transfer case with a 4.0:1 low-range gear ratio.
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What are the 2021 Jeep Gladiator EcoDiesel® power and performance specs? Find out how the Jeep Gladiator EcoDiesel® will upgrade performance with this guide by Albany CDJR. Visit the Albany CDJR inventory today to find a Jeep Gladiator that meets your automotive criteria!