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2012 Jeep Wrangler - Road Test Specs

2012 Jeep Wrangler SUV

(3.6L V6 4x4 6-speed Manual)

Vehicle

Year Make Model2012 Jeep Wrangler Sport 2dr SUV 4WD (3.6L 6cyl 6M)
Vehicle Type4WD 2dr 4-passenger Convertible SUV
Estimated MSRP$22,845
Assembly locationToledo, Ohio

Drivetrain

ConfigurationLongitudinal, front-engine, four-wheel drive
Engine typeNaturally aspirated, port-injected V6, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)3,604/220
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, four valves per cylinder, variable intake + exhaust-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)10.2
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)285 @ 6,400
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)260 @ 4,800
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
Transmission typeSix-speed manual
Transmission ratios (x:1)1st - 4.46, 2nd - 2.61, 3rd - 1.72, 4th - 1.25, 5th - 1.00, 6th - 0.797
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.21 (3.73 optional; 4.10 Rubicon)
Transfer-case ratio (x:1)2.72

Chassis

Suspension, frontNon-independent solid axle, coil springs, twin-tube dampers (monotubes on 17- and 18-inch wheel packages), panhard rod, decoupling stabilizer bar on Rubicons
Suspension, rearNon-independent solid axle, coil springs, twin-tube dampers (monotubes on 17- and 18-inch wheel packages), panhard rod, decoupling stabilizer bar on Rubicons
Steering typeHydraulic-assist, speed-proportional, recirculating-ball power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)16.7
Tire make and modelGoodyear Wrangler ST
Tire typeAll-season front and rear
Tire sizeP225/75R16
Wheel size16-by-7 inches front and rear
Wheel materialSteel
Brakes, front11.9-inch one-piece ventilated cast-iron discs with single-piston sliding calipers
Brakes, rear12.4-inch one-piece solid cast-iron discs with single-piston sliding calipers

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)7.7

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)16/21
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)18.6

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,760
Length (in.)152.8
Width (in.)73.7
Height (in.)71.9
Wheelbase (in.)95.4
Track, front (in.)61.9
Track, rear (in.)61.9
Turning circle (ft.)34.9
Legroom, front (in.)41.0
Legroom, rear (in.)35.6
Headroom, front (in.)41.3
Headroom, rear (in.)40.3
Shoulder room, front (in.)55.8
Shoulder room, rear (in.)61.6
Seating capacity4
GVWR (lbs.)4,803
Payload, mfr. max claim (lbs.)1,000
Tow capacity, mfr. claim (lbs.)2,000
Ground clearance (in.)8.8
Approach angle (degrees)40.8
Departure angle (degrees)37.4

Warranty

Bumper-to-bumper3 years/36,000 miles
Powertrain5 years/100,000 miles
Corrosion5 years/100,000 miles
Roadside assistance3 years/36,000 miles
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