2021 Jeep Wrangler: All You Should Know

The 2021 Wrangler comes with two brand new powertrains: The plug-in hybrid 4xe and the 470-hp V-8 in the new Rubicon 392. Apart from the additional electric power, the 4xe powertrain guarantees electric-only driving up to twenty-five miles and zero-to-60-mph time of 6.0 seconds.

Fall in love with the Beautiful 2021 Jeep Wrangler

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Stunning 2021 Jeep Wrangler


The 4xe system is going to be available on four-door Unlimited models only. The battery pack is positioned under the rear seat which enables the plug-in Wrangler to retain the same capability as nonhybrid models. The ultimate Wrangler, the Rubicon 392, rides on 33-inch tires and features the best off-road gear. According to Jeep, the vehicle is engineered to hit 60 mph in just 4.5 seconds.

The Rubicon trim gets an optional Rock-Track four-wheel drive system. In addition to that, a TrailCam exterior camera system is available on models with the 8.4-inch infotainment display.

Which One Should You Buy?

Here is a breakdown of the different trim of 2021 Wrangler.

  • Sport: $30,965
  • Islander: $35,860
  • Freedom: $37,360
  • Sahara 4xe PHEV: $52,720
  • Sport S: $34,165
  • Rubicon: $41,415
  • Sahara High Altitude 4xe PHEV: $58,340
  • Rubicon 4xe PHEV: $56,420
  • Sahara: $40,965
  • 80th Anniversary Edition: $39,160
  • Rubicon 392: $75,890


The fabulous Jeep Wrangler offers incredible off-road capability and boasts an iconic visual appeal. The jeep can handle rough and technical terrain because of its excellent performance. Although, the Wrangler’s on-road driving mechanism is a bit conventional than modern crossovers, it is incredibly popular among jeep fans.

The Wrangler comes in two- or four-door configurations, with hard and oft top roofs. You also get an option to remove the roof altogether. Hybrid, diesel, and gasoline engines are available for 2021. The 2021 Wrangler competes with other off-road SUVs such as the Land Rover Defender, Toyota 4Runner, and Ford Bronco.


The jeep’s standard infotainment display is up to 5.0 inches with Bluetooth connectivity. However, a 7.0-inch touchscreen is also available with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The 8.4-inch touchscreen comes with built-in navigation.

The bigger models of the 2021 Jeep Wrangler feature larger touchscreens with front-facing camera for convenient riding. A standard front-row USB port, with an additional port, is available on higher-end trims. A standard eight-speaker audio system is available along with an Alpine premium setup.


Partially evaluated by the NHTSA, the 2021 Wrangler received three-star rollover score and four-star frontal crash score out of five. The jeep earned top scores in four crashworthiness tests, when evaluated by the IIHS for the 2020 model year. But, it received the second-lowest marginal score, in the driver-side small front overlap test. Both the LED headlights and halogen headlights received low scores.

Available driver-assist and safety features include blind-spot monitoring, adaptive cruise control, automatic emergency braking, and automatic high beams.  

Interior and Cargo Space

Cargo volume is up to 12.9 cubic feet behind the second-row seats, in two-door Wranglers. Capacity extends up to 31.7 cubic feet, with the second row folded. Cargo volume is 31.7 cubic feet behind the second-row seats, in four-door models.

Maximum cargo measures 72.4 cubic feet, when the second row is folded. All models feature front-row headroom of 42.6 inches whereas Front-row legroom is 41.2 inches. Rear headroom measures up to 41.7 inches. Second-row legroom is 35.7 inches, in two-door models. However, it is 38.3 inches in front door Wranglers.

Maintenance and Warranty Coverage

Unfortunately, Jeep doesn’t give Wrangler fans much to be excited about when it comes to warranty. Buyers get a standard package of limited warranty and powertrain policies. But, the 2021 models guarantee three years of free maintenance. Powertrain warranty covers 60,000 miles or 5 years while limited warranty covers 36,000 miles or 3 years. 

2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4xe: Specifications

  • Vehicle Type: 4-wheel-drive, 4-door wagon, front- and mid-motor, front-engine, 5-passenger,
  • Price: $53,190/$62,415
  • Height: 73.5 in
  • Width: 73.8 in
  • Passenger Volume: 109 ft3
  • Length: 188.4 in
  • Wheelbase: 118.4 in
  • Curb Weight: 5318 lb C/D FUEL ECONOMY
  • Cargo Volume: 28 ft3
  • Combined Gasoline + Electricity: 49 MPGe
  • Combined/City/Highway: 20/20/20 mpg
  • EV Range: 21 mi


  • Unique design
  • Fantastic off-road capability
  • Removable roof and doors


  • Noisy at highway speeds
  • inaccurate steering
  • Less passenger space

Final Thoughts

With 2021 Jeep Wrangler, you get a rugged SUV with matchless off-road capability. The jeep prioritizes attitude over comfort and function over form. The SUV is perfect for an exciting weekend adventure but can be a poor choice for family fun. Critics also believe the vehicle has subpar safety ratings. The jeeps is the perfect choice if you frequently go off-roading. Find out more about jeeps and cars from our blog.