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1985 Jeep CJ-8
Scrambler 4WD
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2022 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
High Altitude 4WD
MSRP
$52,075
Invoice
$49,195
Average Price Paid
$52,075
66 listings nationwide

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1985 Jeep CJ-8
Scrambler 4WD
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2022 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
High Altitude 4WD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

1985 Jeep CJ-8
Scrambler 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$7,650
2 listings nationwide

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2022 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
High Altitude 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$59,914
4 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1985 Jeep CJ-8
Scrambler 4WD
No Expert Reviews
2022 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
High Altitude 4WD
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The Wrangler Unlimited—Jeep’s four-door version of its popular Wrangler SUV—has its first real competition in the 2022 model year, but it continues to dominate this class of all-terrai...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1985 Jeep CJ-8
Scrambler 4WD
No User Reviews
2022 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
High Altitude 4WD
Guru99549X writes:
Best keep out there

Specs

1985 Jeep CJ-8
Scrambler 4WD
2022 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
High Altitude 4WD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
4WD
4WD
4X4
4X4
4X4
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
--
22 MPG
18 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
19 MPG
--
29 MPG
23 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15 gal 21.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Diesel
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
92 hp @ 4,000 RPM
--
260 hp @ 3,600 RPM
285 hp @ 6,400 RPM
270 hp @ 5,250 RPM
Torque
132 lb-ft @ 2,800 RPM
--
442 lb-ft @ 1,400 RPM
260 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
295 lb-ft @ 3,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9:1
--
16:1
11.3:1
10:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
4,200 cc
3,000 cc
3,600 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
--
3.27 in x 3.6 in
3.78 in x 3.27 in
3.31 in x 3.54 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning -- Standard
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 39 in 41.2 in
Back Legroom -- 38.3 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 31.7 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,208 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 3,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 177 in 188.4 in
Width 68 in 73.9 in
Height 67 in 73.6 in
Wheelbase 103.5 in 118.4 in

Available Options

1985 Jeep CJ-8
Scrambler 4WD
2022 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
High Altitude 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Black Clearcoat
  • Bright White Clearcoat
  • Hydro Blue Pearlcoat
  • Silver ZYNITH Clearcoat
  • Sting-Gray Clearcoat

Option Packages

  • Anti-Spin Differential Rear Axle
  • 2.72:1 Selec-Trac Full Time 4WD System
  • Engine: 3.0L V6 Turbo Diesel W/ESS G3
  • Engine: 3.6L V6 24V VVT ETORQUE UPG I
  • Mopar Hinge-Gate Reinforcement
  • Advanced Safety Group
  • Body Color 3-Piece Hard Top
  • Cold Weather Group
  • Dual Top Group
  • Integrated Off-Road Camera
  • Mopar Cold Air Intake
  • Mopar Hardtop Headliner
  • Mopar Sunrider For Hardtop
  • Sky 1-Touch Power Top
  • Trailer Tow & HD Electrical Group
  • Quick Order Package 22N High Altitude
  • Quick Order Package 25N High Altitude
  • Quick Order Package 26N High Altitude
  • Transmission: 8-Speed Automatic (850RE)
  • Transmission: 8-Speed Automatic (8HP75)

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