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The all-new 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is considerably a national favorite with its strong Jeep heritage, but the new model year definitely reminds you why. The various engine options and trim levels allows you to be sure you are getting exactly what you need out of your next vehicle. The infotainment system will be sure to impress, as well especially with the rear infotainment setup. Please read on to learn more about the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee.
Under the Grand Cherokee's Hood
The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is a midsize SUV that is available in five various trim levels. These trim levels include the Laredo, Trailhawk, Overland, and the Summit and across all trims there is available rear-wheel- or four-wheel-drive. The standard equipment for the base trim level includes 17-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlights, foglights, heated mirrors, a rearview camera, rear parking sensors, keyless ignition and entry, LED interior lighting,, dual-zone automatic climate control, a leather wrapped tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, and a six-speaker sound system with a USB port, an SD-card slot, and an auxiliary audio jack. The standard engine for the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee would be the 3.6-liter V6 and is able to produce up to 295 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft of torque. The Limited, Trailhawk, Overland, and the Summit can be equipped with either a 3.6-liter V6 or a 5.7-liter V8. The smaller engine can produce up to 295 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft of torque and the bigger one can produce 360 horsepower and 390 lb.-ft of torque. Rear-wheel drive is standard on most Grand Cherokees, except for the Trailhawk that is equipped standard with the Quadra-Drive II. The Quadra-Drive II is a four-wheel-drive system that features low-range gearing and an electronic limited-slip rear differential. There are also two additional four-wheel-drive system which includes the light-duty Quadra-Trac I system andd the Quadra-Trac II that features low-range gearing. The maximum towing capacity of the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is 6.200 pounds for the V6 and the V8 is able to tow up to 7,400 pounds.
Design of Jeep Grand Cherokee
The 2017 Jeep Cherokee provides a very pleasing interior cabin with an upscale look. The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee features an optional and highly recommended 8.4-inch touchscreen that features an incredibly sense of user-friendliness. The touchscreen interface includes a Wi-Fi hot spot, smartphone app integration, and a navigation system. There is plenty of room for a family of four-five members and there is a variety of luxury accoutrements which includes ventilated front seats, dual-screen Blu-ray-capable rear entertainment system with an HDMI input. The backseat passengers will also be comfortable with the spaciousness that can provide enough space for two adults to be able to relax. The overall cargo capacity for the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee measures out to 36.3 cubic feet and is then increased to 68.3 cubic feet when the seatbacks are folded down.
The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is equipped with many standard and available safety features. These standard safety features includes antilock disc brakes, stability control, traction control, front side airbags, side curtain airbags, active front head restraints, a rearview camera, and rear parking sensors. There are standard front parking sensors on thee Summit trim model. Some available safety technologies include blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, a forward collision mitigation system with automatic emergency braking, and lane departure warning and intervention.