2020 Jeep Gladiator vs. Competition


2020 Jeep Gladiator Offers Versatile Options Over Competitors. Comparing 2020 Jeep Gladiator to 2019 Ford Ranger and 2019 Chevy Colorado


When it comes to innovation, the 2020 Jeep Gladiator gets high marks among its midsize truck peers. Combining the qualities of a Jeep Wrangler and the function of a pickup truck, it brings out the best qualities in both. Transitowne Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram of West Seneca wanted to see how the 2020 Jeep Gladiator matches up against other trucks in its class, the 2019 Ford Ranger and the 2019 Chevy Colorado.


What do you consider deciding factors when considering a pickup truck for your life? We know performance is important. You want a truck with some power to haul your toys to Buffalo. But something safe enough to carry your family around Cheektowaga. A few extra features would be nice. Transitowne wants to look at all of these things when comparing the Gladiator to its competitors.


Performance and Utility


2020 Jeep Gladiator: The Gladiator is powered by a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine, churning out 285-horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. It runs on a standard six-speed manual transmission with overdrive. You can also get an eight-speed automatic with overdrive and auto-manual. That power gives it the ability to tow up to 7,650 pounds. It only comes in four-wheel drive.


Because it's a Jeep, you know it is equipped for off-road use. The Gladiator Rubicon gives you 11.1 inches of ground clearance for climbing over obstacles. Its Available Rock Rails, Fox shocks and locking front and rear differentials give you the stability and smoothness to take your Gladiator off the paved road. The Jeep 4X4 system gives you the traction you like when riding through the rocks and mud. High-strength skid plates protect your undercarriage from the trails.


a five-foot long bed has packages that come loaded with features, like the 115-volt outlet. The LED cargo bed lighting comes in handy when working on those dark Elma nights. The Available spray-in liner helps protect the bed. Integrated tie-down loops keep your cargo secure.


2019 Ford Ranger: The Ford Ranger brings you 270 horsepower from its 2.3-liter Ecoboost Turbo-4. It is paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission and is available in rear- or front-wheel drive. It is able to tow an impressive 7,500 pounds. It comes with an independent A-arm front suspension and monotube shock absorbers.


Chevy Colorado: The Chevy Colorado is moved by a 2.5-liter Inline four-cylinder engine that pumps out 200 horsepower and 191 pound-feet of torque. It is paired with a six-speed automatic or six-speed manual transmission. You also have the option of 3.6-liter V6 and its eight-speed automatic or 2.8-liter turbodiesel. It comes with heavy-duty suspension and locking rear and front differentials. It is capable of towing up to 7,000 pounds.

Technology Features


2020 Jeep Gladiator:

  • TrailCam off-road camera
  • Three available Uconnect systems
  • Standard seven-inch touchscreen display
  • Satellite radio, Apple CarPlay Android Auto
  • Available detachable Bluetooth speaker
  • ParkView rear back up camera
  • Integraeted Trailer Brake controller

Ford Ranger:

  • Sync 3 infotainment system
  • Available access to Waze navigation

    Rearview camera 

  • BLIS with trailer coverage
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

Chevy Colorado:

  • Available wireless charging station
  • Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Bluetooth
  • Rearview camera
  • Teen Driver technology
  • OnStar Navigation

The Jeep Gladiator is the Wild Card Among Midsize Trucks


There are many features shared by the Jeep Gladiator, Ford Ranger and Chevy Colorado. Similar technology and driver assist features with some differences here-and-there. But what sets the Jeep Gladiator apart is its attention to your needs. You need to feel the air as you cruise down the street. Feel the sun as it beats down in the spring. That's why the Jeep Gladiator takes its cue from the Jeep Wrangler and provides a true open-air experience with the Zipperless Sunrider soft top, Black Freedom Top Hardtop and removable doors. A fold-down windshield lets you feel the dust on your face.


These are the features that make the 2020 Jeep Gladiator the ideal truck for drivers from Buffalo and beyond. Transitowne Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram gives you the freedom and functionality to enjoy your work and play. Test drive one today and see what makes the Jeep Gladiator so much fun.


Transitowne Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram of West Seneca

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