The 2023 Jeep Gladiator is a midsize truck version of the Jeep Wrangler SUV. It keeps the removable roof and doors and adds a five-foot steel truck bed. Although the Gladiator is more expensive than its competitors, it provides a rewarding experience. It is available in nine trim levels. What comes with the top edge and what features can it add? Let’s see how much a fully equipped 2023 Jeep Gladiator costs.
The 2023 Jeep Gladiator Sport model
Stellantis says the 2023 Jeep Gladiator has been “engineered from the ground up to be the most capable off-road Jeep truck.” This midsize van seats five people. It comes standard on the base Sport trim with a 3.6-liter V6 producing 285 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed manual transmission is standard, but an eight-speed automatic is available.
The Gladiator Sport trim comes with trail-ready 4WD, a two-speed transfer case, solid front and rear axles, and skid plates. It also has 17-inch steel wheels and all-season tires. It comes standard with a removable soft top, and from the inside, it has cloth upholstery along with manual front seats and door locks.
It also has a push button start, a 7-inch touch screen, three USB ports, Bluetooth, satellite radio and an eight-speaker stereo. It is compatible with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Halogen headlights and fog lights, a rearview camera, plastic bumpers, tow hooks, and a Class II hitch receiver are also standard features.
However, Gladiator isn’t as affordable (or as comfortable) as some of its competitors, he says. US News & World Report. It starts at $38,305 for the Sport trim.
The 2023 Jeep Gladiator High Altitude model
2023 all terrain Gladiator is available in nine trim levels: Sport, Willys Sport, Sport S, Willys, Freedom, Overland, Mojave, Rubicon and High Altitude. The Freedom special edition trim is new for the 2023 model year. The High Altitude version is at the higher end of the spectrum, starting at $54,475.
The High Altitude trim comes with keyless entry, power windows, power door locks, and a power-locking tailgate. This version has the larger 8.4-inch touchscreen with navigation, HD radio, a nine-speaker audio system, additional USB ports, a 120-volt power outlet, a 400-watt inverter, and automatic climate control. It also provides LED headlights and fog lights, a hardtop, 20-inch wheels, running boards, and leather upholstery. Additional safety features include blind spot monitoring, rear cross traffic alert, and rear parking sensors.
What can be added to the High Altitude setting
2023 all terrain The Gladiator High Altitude trim offers many options that personalize the truck and increase its price. While Bright White Clear-Coat exterior paint is the standard color, Black Clear-Coat, Sting-Gray Clear-Coat or Hydro Blue Pearl-Coat each add $395. Other exterior add-ons include a Mopar Flip-Down Mirror Kit ($195), a Forward-Facing TrailCam ($695), a Mopar 3.0L Diesel Hood Graphic ($245), Lug Nuts ($65), four different top options (ranging from $150 to $1,250), three tonneau cover options ($625, $625, $995), and a Mopar spray-on bedliner ($525).
Components can also be added to the interior. That includes a wireless speaker ($345), a Mopar windshield tie-down strap ($40), a soft-top window storage bag ($75), Mopar all-weather slush mats ($170), a Mopar hardtop ($555), Mopar interior grab handles ($95), Mopar black door sill protectors ($125), and a Jeep trail-ready kit ($200).
These are not the only updates; seven packages are also available: Advanced Security Group ($945), Auxiliary Switch Group ($395), Capacity Package ($1,795), Cold Weather Group ($1,195), Smoking Group ($30), Trail Rail™ Management System ($895) and the Trailer-Tow Package ($695). The Capability Package is new for 2023 and provides a winchable steel front bumper, steel rock rails and a front off-road camera.
Gladiator buyers choosing taller trims can select the 3.0-liter V6 turbodiesel engine, making 260 hp and 442 pound-feet of torque, for an additional $4,000. The High Altitude comes standard with an eight-speed automatic transmission, but a different transmission ($500) is paired with the diesel engine. Additionally, a full-time 4WD option ($795) and a Mopar cold-air intake system ($525) are available, but only with the standard engine.
While there are different option configurations on the 2023 Jeep Gladiator High Altitude trim, and not all options can be selected together, choosing the most expensive options is priced around $71,125.
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