Will New Wrangler JL be a 2018 or 2019 Model Year?

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I think it is safe to say that the next generation of Jeep Wrangler JL's will be 2019 models. The 2018's are already at the dealers now, I have seen two of them, and they are identical to the 2017's!

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Feeling is that the first JLs will be 2018 models. The order banks just opened.
The order banks opened for which? 2018 JK, or JL?

Edit: Nevermind. I see it's the JL!
 
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2018 JK
2018 JL

They will coexist.
 

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Can't be, the 2018 Jeep Wranglers are alreadyat the dealers so gotta be a 2019. I have never seen 2 different models of the same vehicle share the same year, correct me if I'm wrong, would love to hear an example of that.
Technically they are not the same vehicle, JK vs JL.

2017 Jeep Compass

2017 GMC Acadia. The "old" body is sold as 2017 Acadia Limited along side the "new" 2017 Acadia.
 
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Technically they are not the same vehicle, JK vs JL.

2017 Jeep Compass

2017 GMC Acadia. The "old" body is sold as 2017 Acadia Limited along side the "new" 2017 Acadia.
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Ford sold the old F-150s along with the new F-150s. The old ones were sold as "heritage". This was in 2004.

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Chevy did the same in 2007 with their truck:

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Can't be, the 2018 Jeep Wranglers are alreadyat the dealers so gotta be a 2019. I have never seen 2 different models of the same vehicle share the same year, correct me if I'm wrong, would love to hear an example of that.
It certainly happens with a variety of designations, sometimes as fancy as changing something in the model name. Other times it'll be a designation of year and chassis, i.e. 2018JK or 2018JL. BMW for example: 1999 E36, 1999 E46.
 

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Can't be, the 2018 Jeep Wranglers are alreadyat the dealers so gotta be a 2019. I have never seen 2 different models of the same vehicle share the same year, correct me if I'm wrong, would love to hear an example of that.
No, the new JL will be a 2018. This is the problem I have had with salesman. Most of them I have talked are uniformed probably because Jeep has kept the JL info from dealers. Jeep kept making the JK for many reason. One to keep the factory workers , working until the JL assembly is started up. To keep selling the Jk until the JL went into production. The 2018 JK is no different than the 2017 JK. When they market the JL you will two 2018 versions on the lots. A jk unlimited and a JL unlimited.
 
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Thanks everyone for all the replies, all I know is can't wait to order my new JL.
 

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I think it is safe to say that the next generation of Jeep Wrangler JL's will be 2019 models. The 2018's are already at the dealers now, I have seen two of them, and they are identical to the 2017's!

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My VON / build sheet says 2018 JL ;)
 

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