Jeep Wrangler Mountain Set for 2012 Geneva Auto Show

2012 Geneva Auto Show


  • Jeep Wrangler Mountain Picture

    Jeep Wrangler Mountain Picture

    The limited-edition Jeep Wrangler Mountain will debut at the 2012 Geneva Auto Show. | February 22, 2012

2012 Geneva Auto Show

Just the Facts:
  • The limited-edition Jeep Wrangler Mountain, which is based on the Wrangler Sport, will debut at the 2012 Geneva Auto Show.
  • The Wrangler Mountain gets a new "Gecko" green exterior paint color.
  • It will arrive in European dealerships at the end of the second quarter in two- and four-door versions.

GENEVA — The limited-edition Jeep Wrangler Mountain, which is based on the Wrangler Sport, will debut at the 2012 Geneva Auto Show.

The Wrangler Mountain gets a new "Gecko" green exterior paint color.

It will arrive in European dealerships at the end of the second quarter in two- and four-door versions. Pricing was not announced.

Jeep said in a statement that the Mountain name underscores that the model "is capable of overcoming the most demanding trails and the most challenging driving conditions."

It will be offered with the 200-horsepower 2.8-liter turbodiesel engine, linked to a five-speed automatic transmission or six-speed manual transmissionm or the 284-hp 3.6-liter V6 engine linked to a five-speed automatic.

Exterior features include a front Mineral Gray grille, painted high-gloss Mineral Gray 17-inch wheels and a "Mountain" decal on the hood. Other touches include side steps and a black fuel-filler door from Mopar. The cabin gets cloth seats with Slate Grey stitching and embroidered "Mountain" logo.

Edmunds.com says: The all-American brand makes a pass at European customers with the Wrangler Mountain.

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