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The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is a crossover SUV that is sure to impress for the new model year. The various trim levels and available features allows you to customize your Grand Cherokee to your needs. The Selec-Terrain dial also makes off-roading a whole new experience now that drivers can actually prep their Jeep Grand Cherokee for the terrain ahead. The safety features that come standard with the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee will also make you feel safe as you explore the unbeaten path. If you are interested in learning more about the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee, then please read on!
Under the Grand Cherokee's Hood
The new 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is a five-passenger crossover SUV that is offered in five various trim levels. These trim levels include the Sport, Latitude, Trailhawk, Limited, and the Overland. The base engine for the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that is able to produce up to 184 horsepower and 171 lb.-ft of torque. There is also an optional 3.2-liter V6 engine that produces up to 271 horsepower and 239 lb.-ft of torque and both engines are coupled with a nine-speed automatic transmission. There is optional front-wheel or four-wheel drive with either engine, while the Trailhawk models are featured with four-wheel drive strictly. The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee also offers two 4WD systems. The light-duty Active Drive I 4WD system is standard on the Sport, Latitude, and the Limited models and requires no input from the driver. The Active Drive I 4WD system is also featured with a Selec-Terrain dial that is equipped to adjust to different terrain modes. The more rugged Active Drive II system is standard for the Trailhawk, the Overland, and optional for the Limited and features low-range gearing and a locking rear differential. There is also an additional Rock mode for the Selec-Terrain dial. The four-cylinder engine is able to achieve a fuel economy of 25 miles per gallon combined and the V6 offers a fuel economy of 24 miles per gallon combined. Also, when the optional towing package is utilized the 2017 Jeep Cherokee can tow up to 4,500 pounds.
Design of Jeep Grand Cherokee
The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is featured with many standard and available features. These standard features for the Sport trim includes 17-inch steel wheels, LED running lights and taillights, remote keyless entry, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, cruise control, height-adjustable front seats, sliding and reclining rear seats with 60/40-split folding seatbacks, Bluetooth, a USB charge-only port, and a six-speaker audio system accompanied by a 5-inch touchscreen interface. There is also an available Uconnect 8.4-inch touchscreen that demonstrates extreme user-friendliness with its easy-to-decipher menus, large virtual buttons, and an accompanying physical knob. The interior cabin space is very generous and comfortable. The interior cabin features an available power driver seat or the standard manual front seats with height adjustments for both the driver and passenger. The backseat of the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee also features reclining capabilities, provides fore-and-aft adjustment, and a high-mounted bench that will be comfortable for any adults riding in the back. The overall cargo capacity is about 24.6 cubic feet behind the second row and then 54.9 cubic feet when the rear seatbacks are folded down.
The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee features five trim levels in all.
What does the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee have for infotainment display?
The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee utilizes the Uconnect system for its infotainment display.
The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is equipped with many standard and available safety features. These standard safety features include antilock disc brakes, stability control, traction control, front- and rear-seat side airbags, side curtain airbags, and front knee airbags. There is a rearview camera that is standard for all models with the exception of the Sport trim and there is also the Uconnect Access system. The Uconnect Access system features automatic crash notification, on-demand roadside assistance, remote door unlocking, and stolen vehicle assistance. The Trailhawk, Limited, and the Overland can be equipped with an optional package that adds adaptive cruise control, a forward collision warning and mitigation system with automatic brake intervention, a lane departure warning system, blind-spot monitoring, and rear cross-traffic alert.