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2016 Wrangler JK Information Thread

***IN PROGRESS - NEW INFORMATION WILL BE ADDED AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE****

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2016 Wrangler JK Information Thread
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Compiled by Milous

Last Updated: 5/16/2016 (build-out dates exterior colors)

Current 2016 order guide date USA: 07/19/2016
Current 2016 order guide date CANADA: 07/11/2016


2015 Wrangler - Last day to order: July 2015
2015 Wrangler - Last day of production: September 4, 2015

2016 order banks open: July 9, 2015
2016 order banks close: July 2016
2016 production launch: September 8, 2015
2016 sales launch: September 1, 2015
2016 Wrangler - Last day of production: September 16, 2016

What's New:

No significant changes, same drivetrain as 2015 models
Olive Green leather interior option with Cattle Tan accent stitching (Sahara)
New wheel finish, body-color bumper appliqués and Silver grille throats/rings (Sahara)
New Black Bear special edition (w/premium rock rails, based on Sport model)
New 75th Anniversary model (bronze accents)
Freedom Edition - see detailed info below
Red Rock Limited edition (50 vehicles only) - see detailed info below
Premium Tan Sunrider Soft Top (production delayed, no ETA)
Discontinued - RHR Radio 730N


Models:

Sport
Sahara
Rubicon
Sport Unlimited
Sahara Unlimited
Rubicon Unlimited


Special models:

75th Anniversary (based on Sahara, production launch January 2016)
Back Country (based on Sahara, production launch November 2015, production end May 21, 2016)
Black Bear (based on Sport, see details below, production start September 4, 2015, production end February 22, 2016)
Freedom Edition (based on Sport, production start November 2, 2015, production end March 20, 2016)
Red Rock (based on Rubicon, 50 vehicles only, production launch January 25, 2016)
Rubicon Hard Rock
Willys Wheeler (based on Sport)


Drivetrain: (Same as 2015 models)

3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine (285 hp / 260 lb.-ft. torque) - Standard
5-speed automatic transmission (W5A580) - Optional
6-speed manual transmission (NSG 370) - Standard


Exterior colors (confirmed):

Billet Silver Metallic Clear Coat
Black Clear Coat
Bright White Clear Coat
Firecracker Red
Granite Crystal Metallic (production launch October 26, 2015)
Hydro Blue (production ends July 3, 2016)
Hyper Green Clear Coat (New) (production launch May 2, 2016)
Mojave Sand (New) (production launch February 1, 2016 / production ends August 1, 2016)
Rhino Clear Coat (New) (production launch December 14, 2015)
Sarge Green (New) (production launch January 25, 2016, production ends July 24, 2016, 75th anniversary edition only)
Tank Clear Coat (production ends 11/30/2015)
Xtreme Purple Pear Coat (Sahara Back Country package only) (production launch 11/02/2015, production end 04/25/2016. Ordering closed 1/21/2016)

Discontinued exterior colors:

Anvil (PDS)
Baja Yellow (PYV)
Sunset Orange (PLC)







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2016 Wrangler Freedom Edition

Colors:
Black, Billet Silver, Bright White, Firecracker Red, Granite, Hydro Blue, Hypergreen, Rhino and Tank

Key features:
• New hard 'Oscar Mike' fender badges & decals on the hood and rear quarter panels
• New optional tan Premium Sunrider soft top with deep-tint rear windows
• Granite Crystal-painted 17-inch aluminum alloy wheels
• Granite Crystal-painted grille & front and rear bumper inserts
• Body-color fender flares
• Side steps with matching black tail lamp guards and fuel fill door
• Optional off-road rock rails
• All-weather slush mats
• McKinley leather seat bolsters with Sedoso cloth fabric inserts and silver accent stitching
• Satin chrome spokes on the leather-wrapped steering wheel
• New Freedom logo embroidered on the seat backs in silver stitching
• Silver accent stitching on steering wheel, doors, seats and front arm rest
• Iron Gray accents on front passenger grab handle, door pulls & vent rings

Other standard features (partial list):

• Connectivity Group
• Leather-wrapped steering wheel (w/ audio controls)
• Power windows
• Power locks
• Remote keyless entry
• SiriusXM Radio
• Uconnect Voice Command

MSRP: $29,195-2DR / $32,995-4DR

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2016MY Jeep Wrangler Black Bear Edition

Carved into the side of a mountain high above the town of Telluride, Colorado is one of the most infamous 4x4 trails in the Rocky Mountains – Black Bear Road. For decades, a sign placed at the top of the trail suggested “Jeeps Only”, and for good reason due to the trail’s heart-pounding descent of sharp narrow switchbacks. With additional off-road equipment and rugged exterior styling the Jeep Wrangler Black Bear Edition brings the thrill of navigating this challenging trail to everyday adventures.

Jeep 4x4 Components:

• Command-Trac® Transfer Case with 2.72:1 Ratio
• Dana 30 Front Axle & Heavy Duty Dana 44 Rear Axle
• 3.21 Axle Ratio and Optional 3.73 Axle Ratio
• 17” Mid-Gloss Black Wheels
• Goodyear® Wrangler Silent Armor Tires – P245/75R17 OWL
• Standard Front and Rear Black Tow Hooks
• Premium Off-Road Rock Rails

Exterior:

• Low Gloss Black Wrangler Hood Decal
• Low Gloss Black Grille with Mid-Goss Granite Crystal Jeep Badge
• Mid-Gloss Granite Crystal Bumper Appliques
• Premium Soft Top Standard, Black Spatter or Body Color Freedom Top®Hardtop Optional
• Black Fuel Filler Door and Tail Lamp Guards
• Deep Tint Sunscreen Glass
• Optional Topographical hood decal with Black Bear pass trail coordinates

Interior:

• Black Sedoso Seat Fabric with Sport Mesh Inserts and Black AccentStitching
• Black Leather wrapped steering wheel with Black Accent Stitching
• Black Vinyl Wrapped Console Lid & Front Door Armrests with Black Accent Stitching
• Power Convenience and Connectivity Group (including Sirius XM andUconnect® Hands Free Phone)
• Auto-dimming Rearview Mirror with LED Lamps for Enhanced Lighting
• All-weather Slush Mats

MSRP: $27,895-2DR / $31,695-4DR

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2016MY Jeep Wrangler Back Country (aka "Winter Edition")
(replaces Wrangler X)

Jeep 4x4 Components:
• Built off the Sahara
• Command-Trac® Transfer Case with 2.72:1 Ratio
• Dana 30 Front Axle & Heavy Duty Dana 44 Rear Axle
• Trac-Lok® Rear Differential Standard, Rear Locker Optional
• 3.21 Axle Ratio and Optional 3.73 Axle Ratio
• BF Goodrich® All-Terrain T/A KO2 Tires – LT265/750R17C
• Standard Front and Rear Black Tow Hooks
• Rubicon Rock Rails
• Optional Tru-Lok® rear locker axle

Interior:
• 9-Speaker Premium ALPINE Audio System with All-Weather Subwoofer
• Heated Black McKinley Leather Trim Seats featuring Black Mesh Sport Fabric Insert and Diesel Gray Accent Stitching
• Power Convenience and Connectivity Group (including Sirius XM and Uconnect® Hands Free Phone)
• Auto-dimming Rearview Mirror with LED Lamps for Enhanced Lighting
• All-weather Slush Mats

Exterior:
• Front and Rear Steel Bumpers
• Hood, Driver Fender and Passenger Rear Quarter Decals (active lifestyle theme)
• Black Freedom Top® Hardtop Standard, Body Color Optional
• Black Fuel Filler Door
• Deep Tint Sunscreen Glass

Paint Colors:
Granite Crystal
Hydro Blue
Black
Bright White
Xtreme Purple

Package MSRP: $4,700 ($4,183)

Back Country package content:

17X7.5 BLACK PAINTED ALUM MOAB WHLS (WJP)
ALPINE 9-SPKR W/ALL WEATHERSUBWOOFER (RC9)
ANTI-SPIN DIFFERENTIAL REAR AXLE (DSA)
BACKCOUNTRY PACKAGE (AEG)
BACKCOUNTRY PACKAGE DECALS (M5G)
BF GOODRICH BRAND TIRES (TZG)
BLACK/CHROME SCREWS FUEL FILLER DOOR (XJP)
BLACK 3-PIECE HARD TOP (MX3)
BLACK JEEP GRILLE BADGE (M1D)
BODY COLOR 3-PIECE HARD TOP (MX1)
BODY COLOR GRILLE W/BLACK ACCENT (MFH)
CHROME/LEATHER WRAPPED SHIFT KNOB (CVC)
CONNECTIVITY GROUP (AAJ)
DELETE SUNRIDER SOFT TOP (MX9)
DIESEL GRAY INTERIOR ACCENTS (XSH)
FREEDOM PANEL STORAGE BAG (CS2)
HEATED FRONT SEATS (JPM)
LEATHER SEAT W/CLOTH (SEDOSO FABRIC) (*F7)
LEATHER SEAT W/CLOTH (SPORT MESH) (*H6)
LT265/70R17C KO2 TIRES (TUA)
MOPAR COAT HOOKS AND GRAB HANDLES (XC3)
MOPAR HD REAR BUMPER (MD4)
MOPAR SLUSH MATS (CWA)
MOPAR WINCH-CAPABLE HD FRONT BUMPER (ML5)
REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER (GFA)
REAR WINDOW WIPER/WASHER (JHB)
ROCK RAILS (MEF)
TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING DISPLAY (XGM)
UCONNECT VOICE COMMAND W/BLUETOOTH (RSP)
VEHICLE INFORMATION CENTER (LAZ)
WRANGLER DECAL, LOW GLOSS BLACK (MZY)


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NIGHT SKY package (Canada)

Available on Sport S models:

• 17-inch Semi-Gloss Black wheels
• Black cloth/Sport Mesh seats
• Black/chrome screws
• Granite Crystal Jeep badge
• Wrangler hood decal
• Premium black Sunrider® soft top
• Rock rails
• Mopar black taillamps
• Gloss black grille
• Hands-free communication with Bluetooth® streaming audio
• Power locks and windows with front one-touch down
• Iron grey interior accents


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2016MY Jeep Wrangler Red Rock limited edition

• 50 Vehicles to be built, 48 with auto trans, 2 with manual trans.
• Top 25 Jeep dealers will each receive 1 vehicle.
• 175 names to be collected for a lottery drawing for the remaining 25 vehicles. To register you must call 844-436-1292.

Base MSRP $57,050 Manual trans / $59,650 Automatic trans

Jeep 4x4 Components:

• Winch Capable Front Bumper
• Next Generation Dana 44 Solid Front / Rear Axles
• Rock-Trac® Transfer Case with 4.10 Axle Ratio
• Low Gloss Granite Crystal off road bumpers
• Off-road rock rails with step
• Red Front and Rear Tow Hooks
• Jeep Trail Rated Kit

Exterior:

• Commemorative “Red Rock” Hard Badge and Hood Decal
• LED Headlamps and Fog Lamps
• Dual Top with Premium Soft Top and Body Color Freedom Top® Hardtop with Freedom Top Hardtop Headliner
• Power Dome Hood
• Body color grille with black accents and black badge
• Body Color Fender Flares
• Deep Tint Sunscreen Glass
• Black Fuel Filler Door
• Swing Gate Reinforcement & OS Wheel Mount
• Wheel Lock Lugnuts
• Trailer Tow Package

Interior:

• Amaretto Brown Katzkin Leather Seats with silver accent stitch and “Red Rock” embroidered seat back logo
• Serialized “Red Rock” grab handle plaque
• 552W 9-Speaker Premium ALPINE Audio with All-weather Subwoofer
• Black Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel with Quick Silver Accents
• Power Convenience and Connectivity Group (including Sirius XM and Uconnect® Hands Free Phone)
• 6.5" Touchscreen Radio 430N CD/DVD/MP3/HDD/NAV
• Auto-dimming Rearview Mirror with LED Lamps for Enhanced Lighting
• Remote Start (automatic transmission only)
• Air conditioning with Automatic Temperature Control
• Front Seat Side Air Bags and All-weather Slush Mats

Base vehicle can be upfit with the Jeep Performance Parts Off-Road ready kit including:

• Jeep Performance Parts (JPP) 2” Lift
• 35” BFG® K02 All-Terrain Tires
• JPP 17” Beadlock Wheels painted Low Gloss Granite Crystal
• JPP Front and Rear Differential Covers
• Jeep Branded CB Radio
• JPP Winch Guard
• JPP Winch Mounting Kit and Winch Fairlead
• JPP Warn Rubicon Winch
• JPP Tail Lamp Guards

Upfits to be done by Petty Garage (upfit package costs are NOT included in base price).

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2016 Wrangler Information Thread

And so it begins, thanks Milous and Pat!


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Glad to see this post. Looking forward to being able to order my 2016!
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Woooohhoooooo!!!! It has begun


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Nice! I'm imagining the "Rhino" color will be like a rhinolining?? Hopefully flat, not glossy.
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Thx for the info. I will be ordering my loaded 16 HRR or whatever its called ASAP . Been saving my pennies for the last year for A LOT of mods . Page 1
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For anyone debating a 2015 vs 2016, it's worth noting the warranty changes on 2016s.

http://allparnews.com/index.php/2015...rranties-28805
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My 2 questions: What will Rhino look like and will the Willys return. Looking forward to the answers!
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Can't wait my g/f will probably be getting a 2016 M/Y. Should be fun. Miss my wrangler now that it's getting nice out.

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