Jeep Marks End of EcoDiesel Production With Gladiator FarOut Edition

The Jeep brand is marking the end of Gladiator EcoDiesel production with the limited-edition Gladiator Rubicon FarOut, the automaker announced.

“As the Jeep brand continues its drive to electrification, we are phasing out EcoDiesel technology with the final, limited-edition Gladiator Rubicon FarOut,” said Jim Morrison, senior vice president and head of Jeep brand North America. “Limited to 1,000 vehicles for the 2023 model year, the special-edition Gladiator Rubicon FarOut further builds on the industry’s only open-air pickup truck infused with Trail Rated capability and best-in-class truck utility.”

The Jeep Gladiator will continue to offer the 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine, available with a six-speed manual transmission or an eight-speed automatic transmission.

The 2023 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon FarOut edition package features the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V-6 engine with 442 lb.-ft. of torque, the TorqueFlite 8HP75 eight-speed automatic transmission, third-generation Dana 44 front and rear heavy-duty axles, a 3.73 axle ratio and the Rock-Trac two-speed transfer case with a 4.0:1 low-range gear ratio. The following equipment is standard on the limited-edition FarOut edition:

  • “Diesel 3.0L” hood graphic
  • Exclusive “3.0 D” tailgate badge
  • “FarOut” tailgate badge
  • Black fender decals
  • 17-inch low-gloss black polished aluminum wheels
  • 33-inch mud-terrain tires
  • Steel front bumper
  • Body-color fender flares
  • Satin black grille
  • Mopar spray-in bedliner
  • LED Lighting Group
  • Black leather seats with red accents
  • Black leather-wrapped dash panels with red accent stitching
  • Cold Weather Group
  • Trailer-Tow and Heavy-Duty Electrical Group
  • Safety Group
  • All-weather floor mats

A.J. Hecht

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