The new 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is more powerful and more functional than its predecessors. The vehicle is ready for its debut sometime next year. It is designed to tackle and conquer all terrains and conditions. The new Jeep Grand Cherokee boasts an interior design upgrade, with new details for the front end of the model. The most significant change however is beneath the bonnet of the Jeep branded vehicle.
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee – Exterior and Interior
The Grand Cherokee’s exterior will have the appearance of luxury and style without any radical changes, just some minor cosmetic ones. The grille of the vehicle along with the light groups, the bumper and the air intakes has all been redesigned. New stylings from the front grille will be around the HD headlights and the now larger air intakes. The Jeep as even more stability with the wheelbase widen and the vehicle sitting on 20 inch rims. The signature is around the LED tail lights and the rear bumper.
The interior of the Jeep is comfortably designed and equipped. The vehicle as a more spacious cabin then that of the previous models and that is sure to be able to support the entire family. High quality detailed leather seating will provide comfort for the vehicle’s driver. The infotainment system has been updated and now boasts a few tweaks. Hill start support, 4WD system, Harman Kardon audio system, blue-ray and the Brembo break system are all equipped in the cab of the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee.
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee – Engine and Performance
Under the hood of the base model Grand Cherokee, sits a 3.6 liter Penta star V6 engine. This engine should produce 290 hp with 260 pounds to feet of torque. The fully loaded model will be equipped with a more powerful engine option, the 5.7 liter Hemi V8, being able to produce 470 hp and 465 lb-ft of torque. Both these options will be coupled with the all-new 8 speed automatic transmission. This set up should enable smooth gear shifts. Tech such as gear, friction, torque, engine temperature and gradual changes are all equipped in the transmission. The fuel efficiency should be 10 percent less in comparison to other current models. The vehicle accelerates from 0 miles per hour to 50 miles per hour in 10 seconds. The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is light weight SUV in comparison to other of its class and should have decent towing capacity and the Jeep itself should be able to tow weight over 8 thousand pounds.
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee – Release Date and Price
There has been no official word about the release date of the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee from the manufacturers of the vehicle, but speculations and rumors have it set to hit the market as early as 2016. For now fans and customers will just have to settle for speculations until Jeep decides to break the silence and let us in on what they have in store for us.
With no official statement mentioned by Jeep about the price range of the Grand Cherokee customers and fans will have to wait patiently to acquire more information about the vehicle.