Jeep Grand Cherokee
Do you want to drive the Jeep Grand Cherokee around the greater Chicago area? If so, then we recommend reading a variety of reviews to learn more about what this SUV brings to the Skokie, Park Ridge, and Forest Park areas.
To help you thoroughly research this popular vehicle, our team at Marino Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram put together this index of Jeep Grand Cherokee reviews. If you like what you’re reading, contact us and we’ll get you out for a test drive!
Jeep Grand Cherokee Trims
The Jeep Grand Cherokee gives you seven trims to choose from; that means you have seven different opportunities to choose the ride that’ll give you exactly what you need. Those trim levels are:
Each trim gives your Grand Cherokee a slightly different flavor. For example, the Trackhawk is race-ready with an available 707-horsepower engine that can get you from 0-60 in as little as 3.5 seconds.
The Limited trim, on the other hand, gives you premium features and amenities that add an extra bit of luxury to every drive.
Feel free to speak with our team and they’ll get you pointed toward the configuration they think will make a great fit for your lifestyle.
Jeep Grand Cherokee Specs
The Jeep Grand Cherokee specs show that this SUV works hard under the hood. It gives you a choice between five available engines based on your trim level:
- 3.6L Pentastar® V6: 293 horsepower, 260 lb-ft of torque
- 5.7L V8: 360 horsepower, 390 lb-ft of torque
- 6.4L HEMI® V8: 475 horsepower, 470 lb-ft of torque
- 6.2L Supercharged V8: 707 horsepower, 645 lb-ft of torque
The 3.6L engine can come with 2-wheel drive (2WD) but the other engines are only available with a Jeep Active Drive 4-Wheel Drive (4WD) system. They can also tow a maximum of 7,200 pounds when properly equipped. The 3.6L engine can tow up to 6,200 pounds with 4WD.
The 4WD drivetrains come with the Selec-Terrain® Traction Management System, which lets you choose between up to five different settings based on the terrain you face, including Snow, Sand, and Mud.
All four engines come paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission.
Jeep Grand Cherokee Safety Features
To help you stay confident and safe when you hit the road, the Jeep Grand Cherokee offers several available safety features. These include:
- Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop
- Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking
- Blind Spot Monitoring
- LaneSense® Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist
It also has an available Parallel and Perpendicular Park Assist feature that can help you conveniently park your vehicle. This active guidance system automatically controls your steering and uses ultrasonic sensors to help guide you into a tricky spot.
When it’s time to leave again, available Rear Cross-Path Detection can provide an audible and visual alert if another vehicle is approaching the rear blind spot on either side of your bumper.
Test Drive a Jeep Grand Cherokee
If you think that the Jeep Grand Cherokee may be the SUV for your drives through Skokie, Park Ridge, and Forest Park, let the team at Marino Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram know. We’ll set you up with a test drive so that you can see exactly how it feels to take the wheel of this vehicle around the Chicago area.
Contact us to schedule your test drive today!