The all-new 2020 Jeep Gladiator Overland will be one very interesting model. Gladiator will offer numerous trim levels but Overland is surely a very attractive option.
The upcoming pickup truck will be one of the most expensive models in its mid-size segment. Overland trim will cost even more. However, you can expect more luxury and premium amenities. On top of that, this trim level comes with better performance and more standard amenities.
2020 Jeep Gladiator Overland Design Will be Simular to the Wrangler SUV
As you probably know, Gladiator pickup is based on the Jeep Wrangler SUV. Transforming Wrangler into a pickup won’t be an easy task. Logically, some parts will depart from the iconic SUV. But overall, the 2020 Jeep Gladiator Overland will look very close to Wrangler. Overland trim comes with an attractive design and more aggressiveness than the base model. A longer wheelbase is present and customers can choose between two or three-box design.
Also, a four-door configuration is available. Overland adds body-colored features, more shiny trims, and larger 18-inch wheels. Most of the exterior features are offered as standard. Still, Gladiator Overland also offers a couple of optional amenities. Whatsoever, the design is unique and styling looks very impressive. That means you can load some optional features and get a Sahara model for less money.
Unlike the base model, the Overland trim level offers better comfort and more luxury from the inside. Thanks to its four-door body configuration, accessing the vehicle is much easier. The 2020 Jeep Gladiator Overland pickup truck will arrive with a five-foot bed and it is the only bed choice at the moment. Gladiator will mimic Wrangler’s interior design.
When it comes to technology, Overland is offering a standard 7-inch infotainment touchscreen. Optionally, you can get an 8-inch unit. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are standard as well. On top of that, Overland trim adds standard dual-zone climate control and power windows.
Optionally, heated seats are steering wheel are in the offer. Trail Rail cargo management system is optional too and it will improve towing capacity. As for safety, the rating isn’t that much impressive. If you want the best possible variant, you’ll have to pay $2,000 for a complete Active Safety Group.
2020 Jeep Gladiator Overland Engine
Just like the Wrangler SUV, Gladiator will use the same 3.6-liter V6. This unit is good for 285 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. On top of that, a 6-speed manual and 8-speed automatic gearboxes are In the offer. The 2020 Jeep Gladiator Overland will get stretched wheelbase and it will deliver better ride comfort. Handling is also impressive for a pickup truck, along with vehicle’s stability.
Trailer Tow Package will be optional, even on the Overland trim. Gladiator Overland can tow up to 7,650 pounds. That is more than most of the Gladiator’s rivals can tow. Fuel economy delivers 17 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway. A four-wheel-drive system is optional and if you load it, expect slightly lower fuel efficiency.
Price and Release Date
Price of the new Gladiator pickup truck will start at $33,500. Whatsoever, the upcoming 2020 Jeep Gladiator Overland will cost more, around $40,000. It is a fair offer from Jeep in every possible way.
Overland adds more luxury and better comfort. Whatsoever, it is more affordable to buy Overland trim and load optional features than buy new Sahara trim level. Jeep will release its newest pickup truck in the last quarter of 2019.