If you want an SUV that fits in nearly all roles you want, give the new 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee a thought. FCA’s popular midsized SUV offers unmatched versatility and performance that makes rivals pale in comparison. It will fit your urban driving needs with aplomb and you can take it to the weekend highway trips without woes.
It is a vehicle that can tackle occasional off-roading adventures without breaking a sweat too. For 2019, the company has given it a good revamp. You get enhanced amenities and engine choices, along with slight changes in styling.
2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee looks stylish and rugged
Apart from the edgy exterior styling and cabin with visibly upmarket materials, the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee gets updated infotainment setup. The new Uconnect infotainment system supports Smartphone platforms better and you get bigger display units too. Some cabin customization options are available for Summit and Overland trims.
Two new trims join the range as well. The Grand Cherokee Trackhawk takes the competition by surprise and it is a powerful vehicle that punches above its weight.
The 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee looks stylish and rugged at the same time. There are 7 trim levels- Laredo, Trailhawk, Summit, Limited, SRT, Overland and Trackhawk. There are several exterior colors like Diamond Black Crystal Pearl, Bright White, Walnut Brown Metallic, Velvet Red Pearl etc. The newest model 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee has the 8.6 inches of ground clearance, 18-inch off-road wheels.
2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Techy Cabin
The cabin is well designed and ergonomics gets priority. However, Summit and Overland trims get superior quality materials. FCA has deployed nice noise insulating materials in the cabin of the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee and the results are impressive. Cargo space is also decent.
The new infotainment setup is excellent and the optional features are very good too. A rear-seat entertainment is optional and there is an onboard Wi-Fi with speedy 4G LTE setup. There are a few limited editions like the Altitude, Sterling edition and high altitude.
2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Engine Variants
The 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee is sold in various engine choices and traction systems are numerous too. The base 3.6-liter V6 engine makes 295 HP and it is a decent performer with the great fuel economy of 19/26 mpg for the 2WD and 18/25 mpg for the 4WD system. The next one is a 5.7-liter V-8 unit that generates 360 HP.
It comes with 14/22 mpg 4WD fuel economy performed in city/highway. However, the third one engine is capable to make 240 horsepower at 3,600 rpm. This one will have 3.0-liter diesel V6. The engine that is offered in the Grand Cherokee SRT is mighty 6.4-liter V8 that delivers 475 horsepower at 6,000 rpm. EPA city/highway fuel economy for this one is 13/19 mpg.
2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk Output and Towing Capacity
However, the star of the show is a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 engine that churns out 707 HP. Maximum rated towing capacity is 7200 pounds. The model will also get gets distinctive red tow hooks. The optional air suspension excels on rocky terrains but the urban roads are not its forte. The SRT and Trackhawk get unique AWD setup while the Trailhawk is 4WD only.
2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Price and Availability
The pricing for the base trim of 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee starts at approx $33.000. However, the SRT model starts around $68,000 and Cherokee Trackhawk will be under $87,000. Also, the full loaded Trackhawk can easily reach 100,000 marks. The vehicle will reach showrooms in late 2018 for sale.
Summing it up
The newest Jeep Grand Cherokee gets styling and amenity update that makes it even more compelling in its class. The engine choices are also pretty good. It will lock horns with the venerable Toyota 4Runner, Porsche Cayenne, Ford Edge and Subaru Outback.