The 2022 Jeep Wagoneer is an all-new, full-size three-row SUV that’s been making waves at the Hollister Jeep dealer. Buyers get plenty of power from the Wagoneer’s V8 engine, along with a towing capacity of 10,000 pounds. This body-on-frame SUVs power is matched with a spacious and luxurious interior. The Wagoneer is also packed with the latest technology features. Up to five available displays are on offer, including one for the front passenger.
An available air suspension is optional, providing the 2022 Jeep Wagoneer with even greater off-road proficiency. Those looking for a higher level of luxury can choose the Jeep Grand Wagoneer, a separate model not covered in this review.
According to the Hollister Jeep dealership, the 2022 Jeep Wagoneer seats eight passengers. It’s available in three trim levels: Series I, Series II and Series III. Powering the Wagoneer is a 5.7-liter V8 engine that develops 392-horsepower and 404 lb-ft of torque, paired to an eight-speed automatic transmission. This engine utilizes a 48-volt mild-hybrid system known as eTorque.
Rear-wheel drive is standard, and buyers can choose from three available four-wheel-drive systems: Quadra-Trac I, Quadra-Trac II and Quadra-Drive II. Quadra-Trac I comes with a single-speed transfer case and a 40/60 front/rear torque split. Quadra-Trac II has a two-range transfer case with low-range gearing. Quadra-Drive II also gets a two-range transfer case with low gearing, but it features an electronic limited-slip rear differential.
EPA-estimated fuel economy is rated at 16 mpg city/22 mpg highway for rear-wheel-drive models.* With four-wheel drive, the Wagoneer returns 15 mpg city/20 mpg highway.
The 2022 Jeep Wagoneer meets with an excellent reception from the automotive press. Cars.com writes:
“A brilliant new competitor for traditional full-size SUVs, the Wagoneer and luxurious Grand Wagoneer are a stylish, powerful, comfortable duo loaded with new tech and capability.”
Inside, the Wagoneer provides class-leading interior volume. Seating for eight is standard, but buyers can choose the optional second-row captain’s chairs that reduce seating to seven. Standard interior features include ambient interior lighting, leather seating, 12-way power-adjustable front seats, and tri-zone automatic climate control. There’s ample cargo space to take along whatever you’ll need to carry along for the ride.
The Wagoneer’s infotainment system comes with the Uconnect 5 interface and features a 10.1-inch display. The driver gets a 10.3-inch digital gauge display. An available 10.3-inch screen provides the front passenger with access to the navigation system and entertainment features. Other standard infotainment features include wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, satellite radio, a navigation system, Amazon Alexa and FireTV, and a Wi-Fi hotspot. Step up to the Series III, and you’ll get a premium audio system with 19 speakers.
Standard driver assistance features include adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitoring, lane-departure warning, lane-keeping assist, and automated emergency braking with pedestrian and cyclist detection.
* All vehicle mileage based on 2021 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.