The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit is most royal luxurious car next to the SRT model. It has come up with a fresh interior and exterior look. It is a perfect package for city travelers because of its shape, better fuel economy, and affordability. Those, a fan of SUV’s will find it relatively cheap, compared to other vehicles.
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit – Luxurious Design:
As far as the interior is concerned, it now has a premium leather wrapped cabin option, available in Indigo, Ski Gray, Black, Brown, and Dark Sienna Brown colors. Buyers can even go for an optional package which costs around $4995. This is a signature leather-wrapped package that has quilted leather to the door panels and seats while the console and dashboard are covered in thick, soft leather.
The standard features include adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, and blind spot detection. Newly introduced features include lane departure warning and automatic parking feature. The former automatically keeps the car centered on the road and warns when the car reaches the lane markings. The latter is more like a mechanical system that helps to minimize the area required for parking cars. It is sometimes also referred to as a multi-story parking garage. Therefore, The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has ranked this model very well.
Suede headliner, Berber floor mats, acoustic glass, active noise cancellation, an 825 watt 19 speaker Harman/Kardon audio system and illuminated doorsills are standard available features.
After SRT, 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit is the only car to get the standard four-wheel drive. Rear wheel drive, however, is a standard feature present in almost all Jeep Grand models. This is designed in such a way that the engine is placed at the front and wheels at the rear
Features like a distinctive front fascia, upgraded grille and 20-inch web spoke wheels make it even more appealing.
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit – Engine Details:
It further offers 3.6-liter V6 engine that can approximately generate 295 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. The three stellar engine thus leads to better fuel economy and efficiency. The model is thought to return about 18/25/21 mpg city/highway on a four wheel drive.
The model further offers two optional engines. One is a 5.7-liter Hemi V-8 engine that can produce about 360 hp and 390 lb-ft of torque while returning around 14/22/17 mpg. The another option is a 3.0-liter Eco Diesel V-6 that makes around 240 hp and 420 lb-ft of torque and returns approximately 21/28/24 mpg.
Although all the engines are excellent, Hemi has the highest demand.
In addition to all this, there is a height adjustable air suspension, a full package of active safety hardware and software, a sunroof and heated and cooled seats. The last feature benefits the driver and the front passengers the most since they can adjust the temperature according to their wishes and desires.
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit – Price and Launch Date:
The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit that is supposed to be released at the end of this year, costs around $51,390 while with features like four-wheel drive and the eco diesel engine, it will cost approximately $68,165. However, if you think this will off shoot your budget. You can buy the model offering standard features since it covers everything from luxury to security.