2018 Jeep Wrangler Moab Edition: When You Want Your Sahara to Look Like a Rubicon

The Moab Edition starts at $51,200.

2018 Wrangler Moab Edition Pricing and Specs
[Photo: JL Wrangler Forums]

JL Wrangler Forums published pricing and specs for the 2018 Jeep Wrangler JL Moab Edition.

If you’re in the market for a 2018 Jeep Wrangler JL, a Sahara starts off at $39,290, including a $1,445 destination charge. Step up to a Rubicon, and the price jumps up to at least $42,440. Now, the new Wrangler’s first special model has emerged – the Moab Edition.

JL Wrangler Forums just published full specs and pricing information for the Moab Edition. The Wrangler’s first special edition model costs $51,200 and up, which includes most of the Sahara’s available packages. The Wrangler JL Moab Edition includes the 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 making 285 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. The engine comes mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission – a $2,000 option in the normal Sahara. Other equipment fitted to the Moab Edition includes:

Exterior equipment:

  • Selec-Trac full-time transfer case
  • Limited-slip differential
  • Steel Mopar rock rails
  • Steel front bumper
  • Front and rear tow hooks (black)
  • Dual-vented Rubicon-style hood
  • Moab hood decal
  • 17-inch black Rubicon wheels
  • Body color hard top
  • LED lighting group

Interior equipment:

  • Leather Interior Group
  • 9-speaker audio system w/ 8.4-inch Uconnect4 infotainment system and navigation
  • Active Safety Group (blind spot and rear cross-path detection, ParkSense rear park assist)
  • Passive Keyless Entry
  • All-weather floor mats

Jeep Wrangler MOAB edition spotted
Jeep Wrangler JL MOAB edition. [Photo: JL Wrangler Forums]
By and large, the Wrangler JL Moab Edition is a fully-loaded Sahara with a Rubicon hood and new decals. It also includes optional equipment available in the Sahara, such as the Cold Weather Group, a one-touch power top, and the Dual Top Group with a black Freedom Top and Sunrider Soft Top.

The 2018 Jeep Wrangler Moab is available in Granite Crystal, Mojito Green, Bright White, Firecracker Red, Ocean Blue, Sting-Gray, Black, Billet Silver, and Punk’N Metallic orange. More option lists and details from the ordering guide are available on JL Wrangler Forums.

Photos courtesy of JL Wrangler Forums.

 

Zach Butler
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