Jeep’s importer in Oman, Dhofar Automotive, have launched the latest 2019 Jeep Wrangler (JL) in the Sultanate.
The event was attended by Hani Al Zubair, Chairman of Dhofar Automotive, together with Nizar Shanfari, Board Director for Dhofar Automotive, and Jeff Ellsworth, Head of the Jeep brand in the Middle East.
Commenting on the launch of the all new Jeep Wrangler in Oman, Hani Al Zubair says: “Over the last 75 years, the Jeep Wrangler has earned the trust of off-road enthusiast with its now legendary capabilities. The same is true here in the Sultanate, where the brand today has a very strong fan following. With the arrival of the all new fourth generation model, we will be adding one of the most capable Jeep Wranglers ever to our line-up of Jeep models in Oman. From even the simplest of glances, both inside and out, it is clear that this is an all new Wrangler. It offers an extremely attractive new design that, despite being thoroughly modern, stays true to its heritage and reinforces its reputation of class-leading capability and performance. In fact, the capabilities of this new Wrangler not only met but far exceeded even our own expectations and is a vehicle perfectly suited for both the most extreme of off-road adventures as well as for everyday urban cruising.”
Jeff Ellsworth further added: “I am very happy to be in Oman for the launch of this amazing Vehicle; one that has been designed to take on even the most challenging of off-road courses. It combines authentic Jeep styling, versatility, functionality, and intuitive features together with a more stylish and comfortable cabin, thanks to the use of high quality materials and finishes. Owners of the new Jeep Wrangler will also be able to choose from more than 180 Original Accessories developed by Mopar. Each of these have been specifically designed and engineered to offer customers amongst the most comprehensive and extensive list of parts ever to customisation their wrangler to suit any lifestyle. I am confident, this is one vehicle that is sure to impress its fans.”
The all-new Jeep Wrangler builds on the nameplate’s strengths, while offering a completely re-engineered vehicle, offering a choice of two advanced four-wheel drive, active, on-demand full time systems – Selec-Trac and Rock Trac, plus Tru-Lock electric front- and rear-axle lockers, Trac-Lok limited slip differential and electronic front sway-bar disconnect. As usual, the Wrangler is offered in three trim levels, Sport, Sahara and Rubicon in both the two and four door versions.