Overland Classifieds :: 2021 Jeep Gladiator Go Fast Build

The Gladiator provides excellent capability, a well-equipped interior, seating for five, and up to a 1,700 payload. Subsequently, it’s a very popular choice for overland builds with recent adventure-ready examples, including this 2020 Launch Edition, a 2020 Sport S with Super Pacific camper, and a 2020 Rubicon. The Gladiator is also a favorite with the Expedition Portal team and has been covered extensively on our Youtube and on the Overland Journal podcast in Building the Jeep Gladiator for Overlanding. If you’d like a better idea of how this platform handles technical trails, check out the backcountry adventures of Country Slicker, Wayalife, and the 4×4 Off-Road Channel. However, while the Gladiator carries forward many of the Wrangler’s impressive all-terrain capabilities, it also introduces an extended wheelbase and class-leading payload. Subsequently, it’s also a great option for a lightweight camper set-up, as demonstrated by builds from The Story Till Now, Mr & Mrs Overlander, and Hourless Life. Today’s 2021 offering has covered just 30,000 miles and features premium modifications, and is topped with a Go Fast Camper.

From the Seller:

“A 2021 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon. Pristine condition and a premium build that has covered just 30,000 miles. It has another year/6,000-miles left on the factory warranty! All maintenance has been followed as per the recommendations from Jeep. Tons of receipts and history.”

2021 Jeep Gladiator

The Gladiator is fitted with a 3.6-liter engine that produces 285 horsepower, 260 pound-feet of torque, and returns a combined 19 mpg. A reliable motor and drivetrain are matched with legendary capability thanks to 4WD, a body-on-frame design, high and low range, skid plates, front and rear lockers, 11.1-inches of ground clearance, electronic sway-bar disconnect, Dana 44 axles, and more. Inside driver comforts include:

  • Cruise control
  • Premium audio
  • Air conditioning
  • Infotainment system with navigation
  • Power steering, windows, locks, and mirrors

Distinguishing Features

  • Quadratec Willys Replica wheels with Nitto Ridge Grappler
  • Icon 1.5-inch springs, Timbren Active Off-Road Bump Stops, and Airlift 1000 airbags
  • Go Fast Camper
  • Dometic Dual Zone fridge, 75-liters
  • House battery with 400 watts of solar
  • Smittybilt air compressor
  • ARB sliders
  • Yakima 4-gallon

This 2021 Jeep Gladiator Go Fast build is listed for $65,000 OBO and is currently located in Reno, Nevada. Check the full vehicle specifications via the original Expedition Portal forum post here.

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