2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Review
Drivers searching for a midsize SUV that provides serious off-roading capability with a modern, luxury design should take a closer look at the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee. At Hillview Motors, our team is committed to helping drivers throughout Greensburg, Jeannette, and Delmont, PA, better understand our full line of Jeep models. To determine whether this classic-American midsize is the right choice for you, continue reading our helpful review!
2018 Jeep Cherokee: Performance & Capability
Whether carpooling the varsity basketball team across town or hauling the boat up for a weekend at the lake, the 2018 Grand Cherokee delivers performance-inspired engineering that’s ready to take on the day. Available in eleven distinct trims to match your personal style, the Grand Cherokee provides a number of engine choices, including:
- 3.6-liter V6 engine with 295 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque
- 6.2-liter V8 supercharged with 707 horsepower and 645 lb-ft of torque
These, along with a number of smaller V8 engines and even a 3.0-liter EcoDiesel, are available options. All this power is seamlessly managed via a 8-speed automatic transmission. The Grand Cherokee also offers an available Selec-Terrain® Traction Management System designed to maximize traction performance and torque to maneuver even the rockiest ground.
Towing and Payload
In terms of hauling power, when fully equipped, the 2018 Grand Cherokee provides up to 7,200 pounds of max towing capacity with a max payload of 1,380 pounds, putting it closer in line with a small pickup.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee: Interior Space and Technology
Step inside, and the first thing you’ll notice is how spacious and comfortable the cabin feels, providing wide, overstuffed leather seating for up to five. Sound-deadening technology, along with a double pane front window, creates a serene environment, whether you’re navigating city traffic or scaling up the backside of a mountain.
When it comes to staying connected, the 2018 Grand Cherokee comes standard with a full suite of advanced features, including:
- 7.0-inch Uconnect® touchscreen display
- Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility
- Bluetooth® with voice and audio control
- SiriusXM® Radio and GPS Navigation
Convenient features like dual-zone temperature controls and multiple power points to charge your favorite devices are also standard.
Jeep Grand Cherokee: Active Safety
No matter how you intend to use this versatile and modern SUV, Jeep places the safety of you and your passengers at the very top of its list. The Grand Cherokee offers a full suite of advanced safety features, including:
- ParkView® Rear Back Up Camera
- LaneSense Lane Departure Warning Plus
- Full Speed Forward Collision Warning Plus
- Ready Alert Braking
Plus, for those hauling heavy loads, the Grand Cherokee also includes trailer sway damping technology to help keep your vehicle and trailer perfectly synced via the vehicle’s built-in Electronic Stability Control sensors.
Schedule a Test Drive at Hillview Motors Today!
Now that you’ve learned a little bit about the incredible features the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee offers, it’s time for a closer look—if you’re a driver near Greensburg, Jeannette, and Delmont, stop by our convenient location or go online to schedule a test drive today!