February 18, 2020
, Windsor, Ontario
The Jeep® Gladiator – a many able midsize lorry ever – has been named ‘Motoring TV 2020 Truck of a Year.’
The approval comes from a maestro consultant hosts of Canada’s longest using weekly radio series, that has aired on TSN given 1988. Motoring TV, hosted by Brad Diamond, Jim Kenzie, Howard Elmer and more, has delivered ominous and interesting automotive video reviews and comforts for some-more than 30 years.
“Choosing a Jeep Gladiator as Motoring TV’s Truck of a Year is a curtsy to a character and engineering of a truck, though also to the Jeep bequest and a bid it took to move this truck to market,” pronounced Howard Elmer, Motoring TV’s lorry expert. “After 28 years but a pickup, Jeep is behind with a midsize lorry that combines a best of a dual worlds, off-road and utility. The ancestral Gladiator name graces this newest member of a Jeep family and, while it is formed on a Wrangler, it truly is a truck. Well done, Jeep.”
The Motoring TV 2020 Truck of a Year endowment is only a latest third-party fame for Jeep Gladiator, a many able midsize pickup lorry on a marketplace today. Last month, Gladiator was also named North American Truck of a Year, along with other new “best of” awards from Canadian automotive media outlets like Autotrader.ca and Guide de l’Auto.
“Motoring TV has some of a many seasoned automotive experts in Canada in front of a camera,” pronounced Reid Bigland, President and CEO, FCA Canada. “So their publicity of Jeep Gladiator as Truck of a Year carries substantial weight — roughly as many weight as a all-new midsize lorry can!”
Jeep Gladiator continues to raise a certification as well. Just final week, a 2020 Jeep Gladiator Mojave done a Canadian entrance during a Canadian International AutoShow in Toronto. Gladiator Mojave is a initial Desert Rated Jeep and represents a ultimate in high-speed off-road capability and opening in exhausting dried and silt environments. Enhancements embody industry-exclusive FOX hydraulic hop bumpers and 64-mm (2.5-inch) inner bypass shocks with outmost reservoirs to accelerate Gladiator Mojave’s high-speed sand-running credentials.
2020 Jeep Gladiator
The all-new 2020 Jeep Gladiator, engineered from a belligerent adult to be a many off-road able midsize lorry ever, builds on a abounding birthright of tough, constant Jeep trucks with an unmatched multiple of imperishable utility, authentic Jeep design, alfresco freedom, crafty functionality and flexibility and best-in-class towing and 4×4 payload.
Equipped with a proven 3.6-litre Pentastar V-6 engine and a versatile load box, Gladiator is built to hoop a final of an active lifestyle while delivering an alfresco pushing knowledge in a pattern that is certainly Jeep. Combining normal Jeep attributes with clever lorry credentials, a Jeep Gladiator is a singular car able of holding passengers and load anywhere. A crowd of record features, such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and reserve features, such as Blind-spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Path detection, adaptive tour control and Forward Collision Warning-Plus, serve Gladiator’s appeal.
All Gladiator models are Trail Rated with a badge indicating that a car is designed to perform in a accumulation of severe off-road conditions identified by 5 pivotal consumer-oriented opening categories: traction, belligerent clearance, maneuverability, accent and H2O fording. Gladiator Rubicon models are versed with signature red draw hooks, Rock-Trac® 4×4 system, featuring a two-speed send box with a 4:1 low-range rigging ratio, front and back heavy-duty Dana 44 axles, Tru-Lok® electric front- and rear-axle lockers, segment-exclusive electronic lean bar disconnect, cab and bed stone rails and customary 33-inch Falken Wildpeak All-Terrain off-road tires.
Built on some-more than 75 years of mythological heritage, Jeep is a authentic SUV with class-leading capability, craftsmanship and flexibility for people who find unusual journeys. The Jeep code delivers an open invitation to live life to a fullest by charity a full line of vehicles that continue to yield owners with a clarity of certainty to hoop any tour with confidence.
The Jeep car lineup consists of a Cherokee, Compass, Gladiator, Grand Cherokee, Renegade and Wrangler. To accommodate consumer direct around a world, all Jeep models sole outward North America are accessible in both left- and right-hand expostulate configurations and with gasoline and diesel powertrain options. Jeep is partial of a portfolio of brands offering by tellurian automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. For some-more information per FCA (NYSE: FCAU/ MTA: FCA), greatfully revisit www.fcagroup.com.
Founded as a Chrysler Corporation in 1925, FCA Canada Inc. is formed in Windsor, Ontario, and celebrates a 95th anniversary in 2020. FCA Canada is a unconditionally owned auxiliary of FCA US LLC, a North American automaker formed in Auburn Hills, Michigan and member of a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies. FCA Canada has approximately 440 dealers and sells Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo brands, as good as a SRT opening designation. The association also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo tools and accessories. In further to a public facilities, that furnish a Chrysler Pacifica, Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid and Dodge Grand Caravan (Windsor), Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger (Brampton), FCA Canada operates an aluminum casting plant in Etobicoke, a investigate and growth centre in Windsor, and has sales offices and tools placement centers via a country.