2021 Jeep Gladiator Engine

September 23rd, 2020 by

2021 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon

If the 2020 Jeep Gladiator caught your eye last year, there’s even more reason to consider one in 2021. Drivers from San Antonio to Alamo Heights are quickly finding out that the only off-road pickup on the market is absolutely living up to the hype. Ready to find out how the Jeep Gladiator specs translate to performance on the trail? Join the Nyle Maxwell Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Castroville team for a closer look at the Jeep Gladiator engine and capability, and then browse our new Gladiator inventory to see what’s on our lot right now in Castroville!



2021 Jeep Gladiator: MPG and Engine Power

The Gladiator returns in 2021 with the same capable 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine with Start/Stop technology and variable valve timing. Standard across the Gladiator lineup, you’ll also find this venerable engine under the hoods of Jeep SUVs like the Grand Cherokee and the Wrangler. Explore the Jeep Gladiator specs up close:

  • Engine Power — 285 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque
  • Jeep Gladiator MPG — EPA-estimated 17 city and 22 highway
  • Max Towing Capacity — 7,650 pounds

2021 Jeep Gladiator: Capability Features

Those impressive Jeep Gladiator specs don’t come out of nowhere. Advanced segment-exclusive technology delivers off-roading ability that you won’t find anywhere else. Plus, the new-for-2021 lockable 4HI Mode rear axle keeps you in control, even when you push your Jeep Gladiator engine to high speeds across the dunes.

  • Standard Front/Rear Tru-Lok® Electronic Locking Differentials — This feature offers incredible power delivery to the wheels to help maintain momentum on tough terrain with maximum traction.
  • Sway Bar Disconnect — Engage this segment-exclusive feature for a 30% increase in front wheel articulation.
  • Forward-Facing TrailCam Off-Road Camera — Another segment-exclusive feature, the TrailCam displays gridlines of the path in front of the tires to help you clear obstacles.
  • Dana® 44 Front/Rear Solid Axles — Heavy-duty Dana® 44 axles have extra-thick tubes and forgings for exceptional strength, rigidity, and durability.

Test Drive a New Jeep Gladiator in Castroville

Have any questions about the Jeep Gladiator mpg and performance specs on the trails around Balcones Heights? Our experienced team is happy to provide more information as you decide on the perfect Gladiator configuration, features, and accessories. Contact us today to schedule a test drive!


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