The 2021 Jeep Gladiator: A Truck To Do It All

The 2021 Jeep Gladiator looks like a long four-door Jeep Wrangler with a cargo bed instead of a cargo area. The latest Jeep Gladiator is ready for every adventure you plan in Bedford, PA, and beyond. For the 2021 model, Jeep introduced an optional 3.0-liter V6 diesel engine that generates 260 horsepower and 442 pound-feet of torque.


The base engine is a 3.6-liter V6 that generates 285 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. This engine pairs with a six-speed manual transmission, but there is an optional eight-speed automatic transmission. All models sport a four-wheel drivetrain for added capability around Bedford, PA.

The new optional engine generates 260 horsepower and 442 pound-feet of torque and models with this engine costs significantly more. This engine has an EPA fuel economy rating of the 22/28 mpg for city/highway driving. The V6 engine paired with a manual or automatic transmission offers 16/23 mpg for city/highway (with the manual transmission) and 17/22 mpg city/highway (with the automatic transmission). You can add performance features, such as:

  • Full-time four-wheel drive
  • Splash Guards
  • Limited-slip Rear Differential
  • Engine Block Heater
  • Rock Sliders
  • Trailer Tow package
  • Max Tow Package
  • Cargo Management Group
  • Auxiliary Switch Group

Trim Levels

The Gladiator is available in four trim levels. The options are:

  • Sport: Base trim with a folding soft-top roof and removable doors.
  • Overland: Comes with advanced features such as automatic climate control and automatic headlights.
  • Rubicon: This is an off-road truck with 33-inch all-terrain wheels, fenders, and locking front and rear differentials, among other features.
  • Mojave: This is more like the Rubicon, but with more comfort.

Interior Space

The 2021 Jeep Gladiator sports a five-foot-long bed with low bed rails for easy access. You can secure its tailgate in closed, midway, or open positions, allowing you to accommodate longer flat items. Its payload rating is between 1,075 and 1,700 pounds.

This pickup truck has five seats, with both rows offering sufficient headroom and legroom. Jeep offers standard cloth upholstery and an adjustable front seat. You can choose the optional leather upholstery, heated steering wheel, and heated front seats.

Interior Features

The 2021 Jeep Gladiator offers a standard five-inch touchscreen with optional seven- and 8.4-inch screens. The displays for either of the screens are user-friendly for you to see them and reach them with ease. The large icons and crisp graphics make the infotainment system easy to use. There are knobs and buttons on the dashboard that you can use to change the climate control and audio settings.

The standard five-inch touchscreen does not support Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, while the optional seven- and 8.4-inch displays accommodate the two features for smartphone integration. Standard infotainment features include:

  • Five-inch touch screen
  • Eight speakers audio system
  • Bluetooth
  • Two USB ports
  • Satellite radio
  • Air conditioning
  • Manual windows and manual door locks
  • Push-button start

Available features include:

  • Seven- and 8.4-inch touch screens
  • Apple CarPlay
  • HD Radio
  • Nine-speaker audio system
  • Navigation system
  • Automatic climate control
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Remote start
  • Proximity keyless entry
  • Power windows and door locks

The truck also has a host of safety features. With so many standard and available features, you will feel safe taking your entire family on drives in the 2021 Jeep Gladiator around Bedford, PA. All models come standard with a rearview camera for safety on the highway and when parking. Available safety features include:

  • Rear parking sensors
  • Forward facing camera
  • Blind spot monitoring
  • Rear cross traffic alert
  • Automatic emergency braking
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Forward collision warning
  • Automatic high-beam headlights

Visit Bedford Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram to Learn More

If you would like to learn more about all the 2021 Jeep Gladiator has to offer, we encourage you to visit our dealership in nearby Bedford, PA, for a test drive of your favorite trim level. Our friendly and knowledgeable team members are excited to work with your unique needs and budget. We look forward to working with you soon!

*Pricing does not include any applicable state taxes, fees or a document fee of $422.