The 2020 Jeep Gladiator has been named as Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year by automotive journalist members of the Northwest Automotive Press Association. It has also bagged three of the six vehicle categories at the 25th annual “Mudfest” competition.
“The 2019 NWAPA Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year competition featured the most diverse group of vehicles we've seen in its 25-year history,” says NWAPA president John Vincent of U.S. News & World Report. “The all-new 2020 Jeep Gladiator earned its title of Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year with an exceptionally functional blend of SUV and pickup attributes that northwest consumers crave.”
The midsize truck also won in the Truck and Extreme Capability categories which set a record of gaining the Overall, Truck and Extreme Capability categories at once, the first time in the event's 25-year history.
The 2020 Jeep Gladiator is available with three different powertrain combinations and is designed to function in a diverse challenging off-road condition.