The flagship vehicle of the Jeep lineup, the 2012 Jeep Wrangler is a compact 4WD SUV with superior off-road capabilities. The Wrangler is powered by a 3.6-liter V6 engine, yielding 285 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque, that can be paired with either a 5-speed automatic or 6-speed manual transmission. Towing capacity is a modest 2,000 lbs. and fuel mileage falls within an EPA estimated range of 17 mpg city to 21 mpg highway. Features include removable doors, 18-inch wheels, removable top, halogen headlamps, wash-out interior with drain plugs, removable carpet, heated front seats, automatic temperature control, automatic transmission shifter, steering-wheel mounted controls, and remote start. Safety is comprised of advance multi-stage airbags, traction control, anti-lock brake system, brake assist, electronic roll mitigation, hill start assist, and tire pressure monitoring. The Wrangler is backed by a 3-year/36,000-mile warranty.Read more Read less
The 2012 Wrangler continues to maintain its iconic look ?one that has stayed mostly unchanged for decades now. Under the hood, however, a new 3.6L V6 debuts. The Wrangler's still available with a 6-speed manual or 5-speed automatic transmission. A few new colors are now available, including Black Forest Green, Deep Cherry Red and "Dozer" orange.
Iconic styling; impressive off-road prowess; two and four-door configurations available
With prices starting at a little over $20,000 and standard 4-wheel drive, the classic Wrangler is one of the best SUV values available. The 6-speed manual transmission helps the Wrangler achieve a not-too-shabby 15 mpg city and 19 mpg highway rating. Jeep considers the Wrangler's off-road prowess integral to the brand, and they continue to make one of the most capable 4-wheel drive vehicles out there. The Wrangler is one of the only vehicles that come from the factory a true adventure vehicle, and the best part is how inexpensive it is.