One of the things we like most about the iconic off-roader is that it comes in so many different variants. It can be customized in so many ways and the company has just brought another one. This time, the company celebrates the 20th anniversary of the most rugged version, the Rubicon trim. For this occasion, the company presented the 2023 Jeep Wrangler 392 Rubicon 20th Anniversary Edition, based on the mightiest variant with the V8 engine, which now comes with all kinds of additional features.
This model comes with unique styling details, as well as a full load of extra features. It is based on the Rubicon 392 model and powered by a 470-horsepower 470-lb.-ft. 6.4-liter (392 cubic-inch) HEMI V8, accelerates from 0-60 mph in 4.5 seconds and through the 1/4-mile in 13.0 seconds, making it the quickest, fastest, and most powerful Wrangler. The Rubicon 392 20th Anniversary’s long list of exclusive features and accessories.
2023 Jeep Wrangler 392 Rubicon 20th Anniversary Edition Design and Features
So, the first special thing you will notice about the 2023 Jeep Wrangler 392 Rubicon 20th Anniversary Edition is aesthetics. The company has just presented a few details that will characterize all future Wranglers. This particularly refers to the new variant of the legendary seven-slot grille. On the other hand, there is a set of 20th anniversary exclusive details, such as hood decals, swing gate plague, shifter medallion etc.
Also, you can find a pretty good portion of Mopar upgrades, starting from 35-inch all-terrain tires, 17-inch wheels that are beadlock capable, upgraded axle ration, unique jack spacer and hinge gate, tire relocation etc.
As for the off-road upgrades, there is a half-inch suspension lift, so the ground clearance goes up to 11.6 inches. Also, there is a new onboard air compressor, along with a triple hoop grille guart, steel bumper and heavy-duty rock sliders.
Finally, there is a range of exclusive color options: Earl, Firecracker Red, Punk’n, Hydro Blue, Sarge Green, Silver Zynith, Sting-Gray, Black, and Bright White.
The new Rubicon 20th Anniversary Edition comes exclusively in a four-door layout. The overall cabin design looks familiar, though there are few exlusive details that clearly say this is a special edition. For example, you get pretty unique leather seats in red and black finish. Furthermore, the instrument panel is bolstered with red leather, while all-weather slush mats are also part of the standard equipment.
An integrated front off-road camera is also part of the standard equipment, just like the Gorilla glass windshield.
2023 Jeep Wrangler 392 Rubicon 20th Anniversary Edition Powertrain
As for the powertrain, the nameplate speaks for itself. The 2023 Jeep Wrangler 392 Rubicon 20th Anniversary Edition comes with a familiar 392 HEMI V8. This naturally-aspirated 6.4-liter engine puts out a pretty impressive 470 horsepower and 470 pound-feet of torque. The engine comes coupled with an 8-speed automatic transmission and it is able to move this SUV from zero to sixty in just 4.5 seconds.
The company also presented this anniversary edition with the new plug-in hybrid powertrain. That’s actually a familiar 4xe hybrid setup. It combines a 2.0-liter turbo-four engine with an electric motor, for a total output of 375 horsepower. This system also comes coupled with an 8-speed automatic transmission.
2023 Jeep Wrangler 392 Rubicon 20th Anniversary Edition Release Date and Price
The 2023 Jeep Wrangler 392 Rubicon 20th Anniversary Edition will become available this summer and from what we can hear from the officials, it will come in a very limited production number, with only 4.000 units produced. As for the price, the officials announced a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $90,985.