The Evolution of Jeep WranglerA Timeline of the History of Jeep Wranglers           By: Daniel Eichenauer
WWII Demand Failed Success of Austin   7 in US Army needed new   vehicle Army needs      4x4 capabilities      600 lb...
Willy Introduced in 1941 for   military use Specifications    2.2 liter 4 cylinder      engine    60 Hp. at 3,600 rpm....
Willy’s Reputation Functional Tough as Nails War reputation spurred   popularity with non-   military customers    Far...
Introduction of Jeep Original name was “Truck,quarter ton, four by four,   command reconnaissance” Name too lengthy Sho...
CJ (Jeep Universal) Introduced in 1965 for   civilian use Americas most popular   4x4 Not competitive with   mainstream...
CJ Continued   Specifications       Four Cylinder Engine       75 Hp. at 4,000 rpm.       3-4 speed Manual        Tran...
YJ Wrangler Produced from 1987-1995 New Features   Square headlights   4.2 Liter 6 Cylinder Engine   4.0 Liter Inline...
Sahara Edition Introduced in 1988 Features    All Standard features    Cloth seats with storage      pockets    Fog l...
TJ Wrangler Produced from 1997-2006 New Features      Return of the Circular       headlights      Engines        4.0...
Wrangler Unlimited Introduced in 2004 Features    10 inch longer      wheelbase    Double the towing      capacity of ...
JK Wrangler Produced from 2007-  Present New Features   3.8 Liter V6 Engine      Better gas mileage than        the pr...
References   https://sites.google.com/site/jeepchanges/   http://www.allpar.com/model/jeep/wrangler.html   http://www.c...
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  1. 1. The Evolution of Jeep WranglerA Timeline of the History of Jeep Wranglers By: Daniel Eichenauer
  2. 2. WWII Demand Failed Success of Austin 7 in US Army needed new vehicle Army needs  4x4 capabilities  600 lb. load capacity  3 passenger minimum seating 1932 Austin 7  Gross weight of <1200 lbs.
  3. 3. Willy Introduced in 1941 for military use Specifications  2.2 liter 4 cylinder engine  60 Hp. at 3,600 rpm.  High and Low range 4WD gearbox 1941 Willy  Raw functionality
  4. 4. Willy’s Reputation Functional Tough as Nails War reputation spurred popularity with non- military customers  Farmers  Ranchers  Utility Companies  Civilians Classic Jeep Catalog Cover
  5. 5. Introduction of Jeep Original name was “Truck,quarter ton, four by four, command reconnaissance” Name too lengthy Shortened to “General Purpose” Shorthanded to “GP” Slurred to Jeep Name stuck and is still around today
  6. 6. CJ (Jeep Universal) Introduced in 1965 for civilian use Americas most popular 4x4 Not competitive with mainstream car companies  Only produced 110,000 units 1965 Jeep Universal
  7. 7. CJ Continued Specifications  Four Cylinder Engine  75 Hp. at 4,000 rpm.  3-4 speed Manual Transmission Introduction of Customizability  Heavy-duty springs  Removable doors  Fold down windshield Illustration of available tops for the CJ  Power locking differential  Plow/mower/trencher/welde r/posthole digger attachments  Hard/Soft tops
  8. 8. YJ Wrangler Produced from 1987-1995 New Features  Square headlights  4.2 Liter 6 Cylinder Engine  4.0 Liter Inline 6 Engine introduced in 1991 Sport model 1991 YJ  ABS brakes introduced in 1993  Introduction of 3 speed 2.5 Liter engine in 1994
  9. 9. Sahara Edition Introduced in 1988 Features  All Standard features  Cloth seats with storage pockets  Fog lamps  Special fender trim 1988 CJ Sahara  Alloy Wheels  Special Colors
  10. 10. TJ Wrangler Produced from 1997-2006 New Features  Return of the Circular headlights  Engines  4.0 Liter inline 6  2.5 Liter 4 cylinder  Rubicon Option  Upgraded Suspension 2004 TJ Wrangler  Locking Differentials  Upgraded Axles
  11. 11. Wrangler Unlimited Introduced in 2004 Features  10 inch longer wheelbase  Double the towing capacity of standard Wrangler due to wheelbase  2007 to present models Side by side comparison of TJ feature 4 doors Wrangler and TJ Wrangler Unlimited
  12. 12. JK Wrangler Produced from 2007- Present New Features  3.8 Liter V6 Engine  Better gas mileage than the previous 4.0 Liter Inline 6 JK Wrangler  Stability Control  Anti-roll system  Seat mounted side airbags
  13. 13. References https://sites.google.com/site/jeepchanges/ http://www.allpar.com/model/jeep/wrangler.html http://www.classiccarcatalogue.com/A/austin%201932%207ar my.jpg http://img2.imagesbn.com/images/101840000/101849495.jpg http://www.4-the-love-of- jeeps.com/images/1991JeepWrangler.jpg http://freepages.misc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~slowbell/jeep_fr ont_17_jul_00.jpg http://www.allpar.com/SUVs/jeep/wrangler-2011.html

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