New 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee at Brennan Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram for Minden, LA
The lineup is expanding in 2017, adding the Trailhawk. It will feature off-road items like front and rear red tow hooks, 18-inch off-road tires with Kevlar reinforcement, the Quadra-Drive II 4x4 system, increased ground clearance, off-road-oriented suspension, hill ascent and descent control, and so much more. The Grand Cherokee has a fuel economy of up to 30 mpg on the highway because of the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 engine with a TorqueFlite eight-speed transmission. The driving range with the engine is at an incredible 730 miles or more. There are more trim levels available and to learn more about them, continue to read below.
Under the Grand Cherokee's Hood
The Grand Cherokee comes with three 4x4 options: Quadra-Trac I, Quadra-Trac II, and Quadra-Drive II. There are also three engine options. The base engine is the 3.6-liter V6 engine that features Engine Stop/Start technology that can cut fuel flow and turn off the engine when the vehicle comes to a stop. When the brake pedal is release the engine restarts. It offers a range of over 600 highway miles on one tank at 26 highway mpg. It is powered at 295 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque, with a towing capacity of up to 6,200 pounds. The next engine up is the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 engine that is rated at 240 horsepower and 420 pound-feet of torque. It can tow up to 7,400 pounds. This engine reduces CO2 emissions without sacrificing performance. It has a range of 738 miles on one tank of fuel. The final engine is a 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engine that boasts 390 pound-feet of torque and 360 horsepower. It can tow up to the same as the 3.0 V6 engine at 7,400 pounds.
Design of Jeep Grand Cherokee
The exterior look for the Grand Cherokee is distinctive. It is coming back with a lower front and rear fascia and a big spoiler. The headlamps look great and make the front and rear look complete. There are three different tire sizes that can be an option for your Grand Cherokee: 17-inch, 18-inch and 20-inch wheels. A tire pressure system is also standard on all models. An automatic high-beam control headlamp is available and it can detect ambient light and brightness from oncoming traffic and then automatically changes the intensity. Other lighting features are premium LED foglights, headlamp washers, and an automatic headlamp leveling system. The trim levels are Laredo, Limited, Trailhawk, Overland and Summit. All the trims have the option to add a dual-pane panoramic sunroof that has a power sliding glass front panel and a fixed rear panel. There are two audio systems: a nine-speaker Alpine Surround Sound System and a Harman Kardon System with 19 high-performance speakers.
Are there any new colors for the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee?
Yes, there are three new colors Diamond Black, Rhino, and Walnut Brown.
What is the cargo capacity?
The cargo capacity measures out to 36.3 cubic feet with the rear seatbacks in place, but opens up to 68.3 cubic feet when they are folded down.
Can you help me find a part I need?
Yes, we have a parts department that can assist you with what you need. Parts Department
All the Jeep Grand Cherokee models come with rear parking sensors and a rearview camera. Other safety features include front and rear crumple zones, seven multistage airbags, driver assist systems, electronic stability control, and electronic roll mitigation. There are even more safety features, up to 70 more. The Grand Cherokee is equipped with driving, entertainment, and safety capabilities. Come on down to Brennan to learn more about the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee.