Indian actor Karan Kundrra had recently bought a new Jeep Wrangler Rubicon. Jeep Wrangler is a very capable off-roader and the Rubicon which is the top-end variant of the the Wrangler costs around Rs 60.30 lakh, ex-showroom. The actor had gone for the Sarge Green shade which looks extremely good on the SUV. Few months after buying the Rubicon, the actor has now shared images of his SUV with some modifications. The actor has done some exterior modifications to his capable off-roader.
The actor has shared the images of his modified Jeep Wrangler Rubicon SUV on his Instagram profile. There are some modifications done to the SUV which enhance the overall look of it. Starting with the front, the stock bumper on the SUV has been removed. It has been replaced with an aftermarket off-road bumper. It does not look like a metal bumper. However, there is a metal bar integrated in it. There are shackles and hooks placed on the front bumper too. The fog lamps are integrated into the new bumper itself.
A metal skid plate is also visible in the pictures. Other than this, the SUV gets retractable foot boards. The main attraction on this Jeep Wrangler are the wheels. The stock alloy wheels on this SUV has been replaced with an aftermarket unit. The size of the wheels are not mentioned in the post however, it looks slightly bigger than the stock units. The alloy wheels are from Fuel brand and are finished in black. The wheels are wrapped in chunky off-road spec tyres. Other than this, no other major changes are visible on the car.
As mentioned above, Jeep Wrangler Rubicon is the top-end variant of Wrangler SUV. It is more hardcore version of wrangler and offer Jeep’s Rock-Trac full-time 4WD with locking front and rear differentials. There are also electronic sway bars that can disconnect while off-roading. The suspension set up is heavy duty with gas shock absorbers. Rubicon also offers higher ground clearance, better approach, break-over and departure angles. This would have increased or improved after the modifications. It is not clear whether the actor had modified the rear bumper and the interiors on this SUV.
Jeep offers Wrangler is Unlimited and Rubicon trims. The Unlimited variant is priced at Rs 56.35 lakh and the Rubicon at Rs 60.30 lakh (both prices are ex-showroom). Both the SUVs are offered with a 2.0 litre turbocharged petrol engine that generates 268 Ps and 400 Nm of peak torque. It is mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission with a 4WD system. In India, Jeep only offers the 5-door version of Jeep Wrangler. The SUV offers all-LED headlamps, LED DRLs, touchscreen infotainment system that supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, push-button start, keyless entry, dual-zone climate control, leather upholstery and so on. If you want to take the Rubicon out for hardcore off-roading, you can simply remove the full-frame doors and the roof. Other than Jeep Wrangler Rubicon, Karan Kundrra owns a Land Rover Range Rover and an older generation Ford Endeavour SUV.