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Is this the Wrangler power top?

by David Zatz on

“Ruptured Duck” sent over a patent application that illustrates a new kind of power top — using the Jeep Wrangler in its drawings.

Jeep Wrangler JL top down

The top overcomes the challenges of the Wrangler shape and unique needs — including being able to operate even when there is an obstacle in the cargo bay.

wrangler power roof closed

The design comes from a vendor, Webasto-Edscha Cabrio, rather than from FCA itself.  Still, we can probably expect to see this on the 2018 Jeep Wrangler, which has been rumored to have a power top.

wrangler power roof


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