2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee
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New 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee at Chuck Patterson for Chico, CA
There are a multitude of new features on the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee. The SRT has eight drive modes that allow the drivers to personalize their drive. The modes are Auto, Sport, Track, Snow, Tow, Custom, Eco, and Valet. The Auto activates when the car starts. The Sport has increased performance over auto mode. The Track has a maximum performance on smooth, dry surfaces. The Snow has an optimized performance on snow and ice. The Tow has maximum towing performance. The Custom allows the driver to set the system to what they prefer. The Eco maximizes the fuel economy with a revised shift schedule, pedal map, and second-gear starts. The Valet limits the engine to 4,000 rpm to reduce hp and torque, this reworks transmission to upshift earlier while traction, steering and suspension settings remain locked.
Under the Grand Cherokee's Hood
The standard engine is a 3.6-liter V6 making 295 hp and 260 pound-feet of torque. This engine is in the model level Laredo. The 5.7-liter V8 making 360 hp and 390 lb-ft and a 3.0-liter diesel V6 with 240 hp and 420 lb-ft are engine options in the Limited, Trailhawk, Overland, and Summit models. The transmission is an eight-speed automatic. Rear-wheel drive is standard on all the trim levels except the Trailhawk. The Trailhawk comes standard with the Quadra-Drive II, a four-wheel-drive system with low-range gearing and an electronic limited-slip rear differential. There are two 4WD systems: the single-speed, light-duty Quadra-Trac I system in the Laredo and the Quadra-Trac II with low-range gearing can be in the Laredo, Limited, Overland and Summit. You can get an adaptive air suspension called Quadra-Lift and a driver-selectable traction control system that adjusts to different terrains as an option on the 4WD Limited and standard on the rest of the 4WD models. The gas V6 can tow up to 6,200 lbs, the diesel V6 and the V8 can tow the same up to 7,400 lbs.
Design of Jeep Grand Cherokee
The five-passenger midsize SUV comes in five trim levels: Laredo, Limited, Trailhawk, Overland and Summit. Each model is available with rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive, except the Trailhawk, which is 4WD-only. There are features on the higher models that are available to the lower trim levels. You can add a dual-screen entertainment system with Blu-ray capability to the Limited, Trailhawk, Overland, and Summit. There are a few appearance upgrades offered for the Jeep Grand Cherokee, like the 75th Anniversary package that adds gloss-black exterior trim and a lot of other extras. The cargo space measures to be 36.3 cubic feet with rear seatbacks in place and 68.3 cubic feet with those seatbacks folded down.
What is the cargo space in the Jeep Grand Cherokee?
The cargo space behind the front seats is 67.5 cubic ft, with the rear seats folded down it is 68.3 cubic ft, and behind the rear seats is 36.3 cubic ft.
Are there any special editions of the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee?
Yes, there are three special edition packages: Altitude, 75th Anniversary and Limited 75th Anniversary edition.
Do you have any special programs?
Yes, we do have special programs at our dealership. Click to see our special programs!
The 2017 Grand Cherokee has passive safety and security. It has front and rear crumple zones to help absorb energy and redirect it from passengers. There are seven airbags that ensure the safety of the passengers. There are active features like forward collision warning, active braking, adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, and lane departure warning and intervention. Come check out the refined exterior design of the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee, today!
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