The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited is a complete rugged off-road equipment package that is likely to give direct competition to Ford Explorer and Toyota Highlander. Grand Cherokee has always been the audience choice that ranks among the top three models according to J.D Power 2016 U.S Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) study.
The comfortable ride it provides even on the bumpiest road is what makes it even more popular.
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited – Drivetrain Configuration:
The standard 8-speed automatic transmission shifts so beautifully that the gear changes are unnoticeable. With a change in design, the gear selector is comparatively easy to use now.
In addition to this, it has a 3.6-liter V-6 engine that can approximately produce 295 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. That is integrated with an eight-speed automatic transmission system. A 3.0-liter diesel V-6 is optional that is believed to average 30 mpg on the highway and provide approximately a range of 730 miles.
It also has an optional fully dependent, height adjustable air suspension. This enables the driver to vary the ride height or ground clearance. Such a feature gives better ground clearance on the rugged surface, improved performance and fuel economy at high speed and even adds more style to the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited.
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited – Unique Feature:
The available five modes select Terrain system ensures high levels of security and much more smooth drive. This improves the off-road abilities by allowing the driver to choose a suitable setting to travel on different on and off road terrains. The five modes to choose from include auto, snow, rock, sand/mud and sports.
Four wheel disc, ABS, traction control and stability control are standard available features. The various trims provide 70 safety and security features. Including the U Connect infotainment system with 8.4-inch touch screen that has an embedded audio, climate, and entertainment controls along with a 7-inch adjustable display cluster.
Specific safety features include traction control, brake assist, knee airbag, electronic stability, occupant sensing airbag. Also, dual front airbags, ABS brakes, Perimeter or in other words, approach lights, dual front side impact airbags, anti-whiplash front head restraints, 4 wheel disc brakes, panic alarm, Overhead airbag, and ignition disable.
Moreover, the available Rear Camera Mirror has helped it achieve a pretty good ranking by the NHTSA. The rear-view mirror is more like an electronic display. Showing a live feed from cameras positioned at the back of the car. Such a system gives a wider and thus a better view of the road behind you. The NHTSA has approved it on the basis that it meets U.S vehicle safety standards which require cars to have “an inside rearview mirror of unit magnification.”
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited – Release Date and Price:
The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited that costs around $38,890 will be available at the end of this year. It is a complete package and is thought to be better than all the previous models. The optionally available features even add more credibility to it. But if you think it will off shoot your budget, the standard features are more than enough. They cover all the safety and luxury requirements, so you are ready to go.