Rugged Ridge announces its new Heavy Duty Tire Carrier for the 2018 Jeep Wrangler JL

Proven Design Utilizes Factory Hinge Mounting Points for Greater Capacity

Suwanee, Ga. (October 30, 2018) – Rugged Ridge®, a Truck Hero Inc. company and leading manufacturer of high-quality Jeep®, truck and off-road parts and accessories, today announced the release of its new Heavy Duty Tire Carrier for the 2018 Jeep Wrangler JL.

This Heavy Duty Tire Carrier utilizes a massive tailgate hinge that is made from sturdy cast aluminum. By using the same mounting locations as the factory hinges, the assembly provides incredible strength with a clean, finished appearance that is as seamless as the original equipment.

Rugged Ridge HD Tire Carrier for the ’18 Jeep Wrangler JL delivers superior strength for carrying oversized spare wheel & tires.

Rugged Ridge HD Tire Carrier for the ’18 Jeep Wrangler JL delivers superior strength for carrying oversized spare wheel & tires.

Each HD Tire Carrier features a tough satin black powder coated finish for superior resistance to the elements while nicely complementing the factory trim, as well as aftermarket bumpers and accessories. The simplistic design makes it compatible with OE and most aftermarket bumpers.

Also available, in addition to the hinge casting, is the HD Wheel Mount which adds additional strength, adjustability and clearance over the factory spare wheel mount. The mount is designed to work with all factory high-mount brake light and reverse camera equipment.

The Rugged Ridge Heavy Duty Tire Carrier for the Wrangler JL is backed by an industry leading 5-year limited warranty and is available online and through select Jeep and off-road parts & accessories retailers nationwide.

For more information on this, or any of Rugged Ridge’s complete line of high-quality Jeep and off-road products, or to find an approved retailer, please contact Rugged Ridge directly at 770-614-6101 or visit www.RuggedRidge.com

Part No. Description MSRP
11546.55 Spartacus HD Tire Carrier, Kit; 2018 JL $444.90