The Comanche is a pickup truck version of the Jeep Cherokee. The model was actively sold from 1984 to 1996. Based on the Cherokee XJ platform, the truck was distinguished by a special body-frame design and a removable cargo box. High reliability, good road skills and bulletproof metalsheet have made it a real legend. Moreover, offering three engine options the Comanche has been the cheapest model of the Jeep line-up. Some experts predicted that Jeep would continue this model. The 2016 Jeep Comanche is expected to be a great example of an advanced vehicle of its class. It is going to be an excellent choice for those who really need a car like this one.
As far as the exterior, the new truck will inherit much from its predecessor. Differing from other pickups, and showing the uniqueness, the Comanche will have better road stability and improved dynamics. Having some modifications the car’s bodywork surely resembles its Cherokee prototype. The front end is notable for a powerful-looking eight-section grill as well as rectangle-shaped headlights which will give the truck effective look. The six-foot cargo bed is a remarkable part too, helping to manage all kind of workloads. Thanks to use of high-grade steel, it is more durable, lighter and stronger.
The interior of the 2016 Jeep Comanche can offer more comfort making driving easier. Due to sound-deadening materials and windshield glass the cabin will be quieter. The conveniently placed controls will also provide the most efficient driving. The larger buttons and knobs can be touched even by gloved hands. The cabin with two seat rows can accommodate four or five persons. For passengers’ convenience the Double Cab trim features rear doors. This modification will offer extra leg room. The developers have also taken care of safety. The car is equipped with such systems as Lane departure warning, Forward collision alert, Safety alert driver seat and others.
Engine and specifications
According to rumors, the 2016 Jeep Comanche may receive three engine options. One of them is a 4.0-liter inline-six LR2 engine which is able to generate 173 horsepower. Besides the power, it can offer good fuel economy. Another engine is a 2.5-liter power unit which, in its advanced version, is able to deliver up to 130 horsepower. A diesel engine is said to be installed too. Its specifications are not known yet. All these engines will supposedly be paired with a six-speed manual gearbox.