The 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee will be a four-door, five passengers, two row SUV best suited as a family vehicle which offers luxury along with overloaded features. The boxy SUV has been modified slightly for the model year 2019, with minor changes in the head and tail lights, front and rear bumpers, interior decor and safety features.
2019 Jeep Cherokee Engine
The 2019 Jeep Cherokee will be powered by a 295 hp 3.6-liter V6 engine with eight-speed automatic transmission and rear wheel drive, as the standard engine. Other engine options available will be a 420 hp 3.0-liter turbo – diesel V6 engine generating a torque of 420-pound-feet and a 360 hp 5.7-liter V8 engine. The turbo diesel 3.0-liter V6 engine which produces the torque of 420 lb-ft is anticipated to be the most efficient and torque-rich option.
The 2019 Grand Cherokee Trackhawk will be powered by supercharged 6.2-liter V8 engine producing an outcome of 707 hp and a torque of 645-pound-feet. The 2019 Jeep Cherokee is expected to deliver a fuel efficiency of 18 – 20 MPG in the city and 25 – 30 MPG on highways. It may tow up to 7,400 pounds which will be the best in class. Jeep Cherokee offers three four-wheel-drive systems and Selec – Terrain management system in its top versions, which automatically manages powertrain settings for different terrains; Sand, Mud, Auto, Snow and Rock.
2019 Jeep Cherokee Exteriors
Marked by a premium look and feel, the 2019 Grand Cherokee boasts 20-inch aluminum wheels, LED Taillights and Panoramic Sunroof (optional). Although the latest grille and front styling have failed to impress the buyers much, the major modification to be seen in the 2019 model year Cherokee is the current head lights being merged into single units. The freshly designed tail lights are also a plus point for the automaker. The bumpers have been sleeked out in size for a softer look.
2019 Jeep Cherokee Interiors
The cabin is neat and tidy with rich designing and smooth finishing. The seats are comfortable and hugely accommodating. The 2019 Grand Cherokee bags an easy – to – use infotainment system with a 5.0 to 8.4-inch touchscreen.
Many other features which add luxury to the Jeep cover ample room for passengers, dual – pane panoramic sunroof, leather-wrapped shift knob and steering wheel, keyless entry, push-button ignition, power features, rain-sensing windshield wipers, cruise control, cloth upholstery, rearview camera and parking sensors.
2019 Jeep Cherokee Safety Features
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has given an overall rating of 5 stars to the all wheel drive Jeep Cherokee 2019 with 5 stars each in Frontal Crash Test and Side Crash Test and 4 stars in Rollover Test. However, the rear wheel drive received a 4-star rating from the NHTSA. The Insurance Institute of Highway Security (IIHS) has awarded a “Good” rating to the 2019 Jeep Cherokee in Moderate Overlap Test, Side Impact Test, Roof Strength Test and in Head Restraints and Seats. Although, the 2019 Jeep Cherokee could manage to get only “Moderate” in Small Overlap Test from the IIHS. The 2019 Jeep Cherokee has an advanced Airbag system which comprises of seven airbags to ensure maximum safety.
The airbags are positioned all around like multistage driver and front passenger airbags, side – curtain airbags, front seat-mounted side airbags and a driver side knee blocker airbag. Apart from this, there are adequate security features which have managed to attain customer contentment which includes Adaptive Cruise Control with full speed range and stop, Blind Spot Monitoring System, Automated Emergency Braking, Forward Collision Warning and Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keeping Assist.
For assistance in Parking, there are 3 features which have made it possible for the Jeep Cherokee to practically park itself – Automated Parking, Parallel – and Perpendicular – Parking Assist and Rear Parking Sensors. Additional features ensuring safety comprises Child Safety Locks, Night Vision, Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors, and Auto-Leveling Headlights.
2019 Jeep Cherokee Pricing and Release Date
The upcoming Jeep Cherokee is expected to reach the merchants very soon in 2018 and will be on roads for 2019. The pricing is expected to be slightly higher than its predecessor. It is speculated to be launched with a starting price range of approximately $32,000.