US News recently came out with ratings for the 2013 Jeep Wrangler. The ratings were based on 85 published reviews while factoring in their own analysis of reliability and safety. It was graded on Performance, Exterior, Interior, Safety and Reliability. Ranking 14thin Affordable Compact SUVS and 11th in Off-Road SUVs, the 2013 Wrangler has continued to impress shoppers as they hit the lots looking for new vehicles this year.
Those who have had the pleasure of taking the new Wrangler for a test drive noted that the vehicle has plenty of power for the task at hand, whether it’s tackling locally found terrain or navigating through annoying rush hour traffic. US News declares that “when the pavement ends, [it remains] one of the most fun and capable off-road SUVs on the market.” –US News (2012)
The 2013 Wrangler will come with basic options like automatic windows and door locks, air conditioning and newer optional features such as heated seats, leather seats and a navigation system. However, if space for storage or in the rear cabin is something you’re looking for in your next Jeep, make sure to check out the four-door Wrangler Unlimited as it will provide you the added storage space.
Here is what the trusted sources in the auto industry have to say about the newest generation of Jeeps:
“The looks, the drive character, the price — they all strike the right chord for Jeep faithful. Plus, rocks will tremble when they see you coming.” — AutoWeek
“The new Wrangler stays true to the model’s roots, but now it’s a lot more fun to drive on-road.” — Motor Trend
“Although it is larger and safer than past models wearing the CJ and Wrangler nameplate, the 2013 Jeep Wrangler is still true to its heritage as America’s best-loved off-road escape artist.” — Kelley Blue Book
If there is anything we can draw from this, it is that the Jeep Wrangler remains one of the top off-road vehicles around. Like years past, the 2013 Jeep Wrangler is ready to tackle the toughest terrains you can present it with, but holds its ability as a safe, reliable vehicle capable of daily driving.