Jeep Gladiator Farout Concept Front 3/4

Jeep Gladiator Farout Concept Adds Diesel Power To Overlanding Fun

Far! The Jeep® brand launches the Gladiator Overlander “Farout” concept

August 12, 2020, Auburn Hills, Michigan – The Jeep® brand introduced its new Gladiator Farout Concept, a true land vehicle that takes advantage of the Jeep Gladiator’s advanced 4×4 payload and 3.0-liter fuel-efficient and long range EcoDiesel V-6 engine.

The Jeep Gladiator Farout Concept was originally scheduled to debut at the Moab Easter Jeep Safari in April 2020. It builds on the popularity of the Jeep Wayout Concept at the 2019 Moab Easter Jeep Safari event.

“While we didn’t have the opportunity to celebrate in Moab this year with our latest series of concept vehicles, we are pleased to present the Jeep Farout Concept today as a vehicle that combines the fuel efficiency of Gladiator. EcoDiesel has an area of ​​features that road fans love, ”said Jim Morrison, Jeep Brand Manager – FCA North America. “Building on the popularity of the Gladiator Wayout Concept from last year, and as the popularity of the Overland Track continues to grow in popularity, this year’s Farout Concept is another opportunity to garner feedback from our passionate clientele. . “

The Jeep Farout Concept is powered by the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 engine, which joins the Gladiator lineup for the 2021 model year and develops 260 horsepower and 442 lb-ft. torque with standard engine stop-start (ESS) technology. The 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V-6 engine is available on Gladiator Sport, Overland and Rubicon models and generates 28 mpg on the highway.

The 2021 Jeep Gladiator EcoDiesel will go on sale in the third quarter of 2020. Customer orders are open now.

Jeep Farout Concept

This go-anywhere Jeep concept takes off-road exploration to the next level. A reminder of last year’s Jeep Wayout Concept, the Jeep Farout Concept takes advantage of the Gladiator’s advanced 4×4 payload and long-range fuel mileage of the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 engine to take it even further off the beaten track.

The main feature of this fully functional concept is a personalized and carefully contained deployable roof tent. The spacious 16-foot-long by 7.5-foot-high recreation home opens and retracts in seconds. Once unpacked, it can comfortably accommodate up to four people.

The cold, monochrome look and feel of a traditional land vehicle is long gone. The Farout’s warm and welcoming wood-clad interior features soft ambient lighting, a fully functional fridge and stove, as well as hanging storage shelves, built-in seating and table space. Inside the Farout’s custom cabin, outdoor fashion and style is celebrated with dark smoke blue leather, orange stitching, and checkered flannel seat inserts.

The Farout’s exterior features a new ‘Earl’ body color with chartreuse accents on the hood, tailgate tow hooks, springs, badges and shocks. Its rugged stature is underscored by a Jeep Performance Parts two-inch lift kit, 17-inch matte charcoal rims, 37-inch mud-terrain tires, a modified Gladiator Rubicon steel bumper fitted with a 12,000 lb. Warn winch, custom front and rear rock rails and FOX ™ performance shocks make it easy to overcome obstacles. Its integrated roof rack system allows additional gear to be transported on top.

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