New 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee at Hillview Motors for Pittsburgh, PA
The Jeep Grand Cherokee is the most awarded SUV of all time. It is adding the Trailhawk trim level that is the off-road model that includes features like 18-inch tires with Kevlar and Trailhawk and Trail Rated badges. All the Grand Cherokee models come with rearview cameras and rear park sensors. The Summit gets some new features inside like the few full-wrap Signature leather interior in Indigo, Ski Gray, or the other two colors. If this has sparked your interest in the 2017 Grand Cherokee, keep reading.
Under the Grand Cherokee's Hood
There are three different engine options in the Grand Cherokee. The first is the 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine that is powered at 295 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. It features engine stop and start technology will cut the fuel flow and turn off the engine when it comes to a stop. When the brake is released the engine restarts. It has a range of over 600 highway miles on one tank with the fuel economy of 26 highway mpg. This engine is rear wheel drive, but you can get four-wheel drive. The next engine is a 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 engine that is rated at 240 horsepower and 420 pound-feet of torque. This engine provides optimum efficiency and reduces CO2 emissions without giving up performance. The Grand Cherokee can get up to 738 highway miles on one tank of fuel. The top engine is a 5.7L HEMI® V8 that is powered by 360 horsepower and 390 pound-feet of torque. The fuel saver technology boasts a towing capacity of up to 7,400 pounds.
Design of Jeep Grand Cherokee
The five trim levels are Laredo, Limited, Trailhawk, Overland, and Summit. The Grand Cherokee can fit five-passengers. The look of the Jeep is classic and super recognizable. It has a distinctive lower front and rear fascias and a big spoiler. The headlamps on the front end are super sleek. It comes with an updated seven-slot grille, integrated fog lamps, bi-xenon HID headlamps, and extra add on features depending on what package is chosen. The interior has so many amazing features depending on the trim level. There are features like quilted seats, leather-wrapped door panels and center console, wood appliques, and a dual-panel panoramic sunroof. There are two upgraded audio systems. The first is nine-speaker Alpine Surround Sound system. The second is a Harman Kardon System that has multichannel processing and 19 high-performance speakers. The Uconnect keeps the driver connected while still being able to focus on the road.
Can you help me buy new tires for my car?
Yes, we have a shop for tires under the MOPAR tab. All you do is put what vehicle you have and options of tire will show up. Shop for tires
What is the Quadra-Drive II?
It is a system that can detects tire slip and smoothly distributes engine torque to tires with traction. The Grand Cherokee will anticipate low traction and adjust in order to proactively limit or eliminate slip, in some cases.
What are the different angles on the Grand Cherokee?
The approach angles are 29.8 degrees or 36.1 degrees when the lower front fascia is removed for off-roading. The breakover angle is 27.1 degrees and the departure angle is 22.8 degrees. When you get the Trailhawk model is has 10.8 inches of ground clearance.
Over 70 available safety and security features are included or add-on in certain Grand Cherokee trims. Some of the features include front and rear crumple zones that help absorb energy and redirect it away from the passenger. There are also active safety features like driver assist systems. Forward collision warning is a system that alerts the driver when it senses potential frontal impact and if the driver doesn't respond it will automatically brake for the driver. LaneSense lane departure warning with lane keep assist measures the vehicles position within the lane boundaries and if the vehicle drifts out of the lane it will alert the driver to move back in. The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee will keep you and your passengers safe and comfortable so come down to Hillview and test drive it!