Jeep has a reputation for being one of the best all-purpose, get-down-and-dirty vehicles on the market today. The same, on the other hand, cannot be said for the French.

So you can consider this an odd match-up between the two, but nevertheless, it was still in full display at the Paris Boat Show for all the world to see. We’re talking about a pair of Jeep Wranglers that have been specially built by design firm Style & Design of Maurepas, France. The pair of four-door Wrangler Unlimited models, called the "Nautic" concepts, each comes with its own set of customizations, particularly on the exterior and interior of the all-purpose machine.

On the outside, the Nautic White Concept received a new chrome grille, white taillight surrounds, white bumpers, and more teak-style “deck finish” trim for the running boards and cargo cover. Chrome was also used in abundance on the door handles, mirrors, fuel-filler ring, and the outer rim of the spare-tire cover, which incidentally, is covered in white leather, further accentuating the clean and elegant look of the all-utility Wrangler Unlimited. Smell the irony there?

The Nautic White Concept sits on a new set of 20" wheels while also boasting of a pair of white canvas chairs under a matching canvas awning. Inside, the Wrangler Nautic White was designed using inspiration from the world of sailing, offering plenty of the comfort and elegance associated with sailing boats. It’s been dressed with bright-white leather on the seating surfaces, steering wheel, manual shift boot, and passenger grab handle. It’s also been fitted with a faux wood trim on the steering wheel spokes, dash and door trim, center console, and floor mats.

The Wrangler Nautic White Concept is powered by a 2.8-liter turbo-diesel engine that’s mated to a six-speed manual transmission and produces 200 horsepower and 302 lb/ft of torque.

  • 2011 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Nautic White Concept
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  • Engine:
    2.8-liter turbo diesel engine
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    six-speed manual transmission
  • Horsepower @ RPM:
    200 horsepower
  • Torque @ RPM:
    302 lb/ft of torque
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  (466) posted on 12.12.2011

I just only love the interior of this concept. It looks so comfortable and luxurious on that which I never thought than an outdoor car would have. smiley It’s a good thing as well that it has an impressive engine.

  (570) posted on 12.8.2011

I will surely be looking forward to seeing this concept soon! smiley Well, its customized design is absolutely perfect on this Wrangler even its interior looks awesome and entertaining because on its technology.

  (419) posted on 12.7.2011

It looks so neat on its body paint, and it looks great as well on its deck finish on its interior! I also love the fact that it is a massive outdoor vehicle, just too bad it doesn’t have an efficient output.

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