The new 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is ready to come to the market next year. It seems that the company’s new popular SUV is designed to battle with some strong rivals. It is ready to conquer all terrains and conditions. It will come more functional, yet powerful, with a great performance. The interior design will be upgraded, while the front end of the model will get new details. The siginificant change will be in the engine department.
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Exterior design
The exterior of the Jeep Grand Cherokee 2017 will be very stylish and luxurious, but there won’t be any radical changes just some noticeable cosmetic ones, especially for its front end. The SUV will most likely have the redesigned grille, the lights groups, the bumper and the air intakes.
The new front grille will come with new styling around its HID headlights and larger air intakes. The model will come with great isolation without removing its well-known design. The new Cherokee will probably have 20-inch of rims and the wheelbase should be wider to provide stability for its performance. The signature will be placed around the rear bumper and the LED tallights.
Interior design of the new Grand Cherokee
The interior will be well equipped and comfortable. The cabin will be more spacious than before and capable to support the entire family. It will also have a great luggage space. The comfort will provide leather seats with high quality details.
There will be the dashboard with some new tweaks and updated infotainment system. The cabin will also be equipped with the full time 4WD system, hill start support, Harman Kardon audio system, Blue-ray and Brembo break system.
Jeep Grand Cherokee 2017 Drivetrain
The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is one of the hot topics and there is a lot of discussion about the engine department. According to some predictions, under its hood will be a 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 for the base version. This engine could come with 290 ponies and 260 pound-feet of torque. Another, more powerful engine option is a 5.7-liter Hemi V-8 with the capacity to produce 470 hp and 465 pound-feet of torque.
Both of these engines will be mated with all-new 8-speed automatic transmission which is featured with smooth shifting. This transmission will be provided with some technology such as gear, friction, engine temperature, torque and gradual changes. The fuel consumption should be 10 percent less compared to the current Jeep models. The new Jeep Grand Cherokee should be able to achieve from 0 to 50 mph in 10 seconds. With this engine and technology it could be assumed that the car will have better towing capacity and that it will be able to tow more than 8000 pounds.
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Price and release date
The information about the arrival of the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee has not been officially confirmed. It is mentioned that this SUV will be presented at the beginning of 2016. The reasonable price for this new edition would be from $32.000 to $60.000.
If the Jeep Grand Cherokee is on your shopping list, the best advice you could get is to wait until next year to get the latest features and styling.