The farewell tour for Stellantis’ 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 is near the ultimate cease. The conglomerate introduced final yr it was pulling the engine from the 2023 Ram 1500 lineup, a perusal by the configurator on the Ram website reveals the engine appears to already be gone. Jeep made an identical announcement final yr, celebrating the retirement with a Wrangler Rubicon FarOut Version that bundled the oil-burner with some beauty modifications and an choice combo not in any other case accessible. That Wrangler began at simply over $64,000 earlier than choices. Now it is the Jeep Gladiator’s flip to ship off the EcoDiesel, Jeep’s pickup getting its personal limited-production FarOut Version.
We’re not conscious of a manufacturing cap utilized to the Wrangler FarOut, which is likely to be why new examples can nonetheless be discovered on seller heaps. The Gladiator FarOut’s being held to 1,000 items, every beginning at $71,790 after the $1,795 vacation spot cost. Ordering is open now by the tip of September, deliveries anticipated in Q3 of this yr.
The official value breakdown is $12,100 for the FarOut Version bundle above the Rubicon and a lot of baked-in choices. The 2023 Gladiator FarOut comes with the LED Lighting Group, Chilly Climate Group, Trailer-Tow and Heavy-Obligation Electrical Group, Security Group, and Mopar Black Satin Grille and is obtainable for ordering by the tip of September 2023. Deliveries will start within the third quarter of 2023. The unique choice combo is pairing the diesel with the Rock-Trac full-time 4WD with its two-speed switch case and 4.0:1 low vary; usually, that gear ratio requires the three.6-liter Pentastar V6. Further bits embody a spray-in bedliner, a “Diesel 3.0L” graphic on the hood, “FarOut” and “3.0 D” tailgate badges, body-colored fender flares, a metal bumper, and 17-inch black polished wheels on 33-inch tires. The cabin’s wearing black leather-based with purple accents and all-weather flooring mats
As soon as the Gladiator FarOut goes away, Jeep’s pickup will proceed with simply the Pentastar V6 and a six-speed guide or eight-speed computerized transmission.