The 2020 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk crossover SUV is a unique model that will be offered with many new features. This SUV take a great place in the middle compact-SUV class, especially because it possesses an attractive and sporty look followed with the powerful powertrain and good off-road capability. With all the attributes that have, the new model will compete with leaders like the Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4, and Nissan Rogue.
The 2020 Cherokee Trailhawk offers great design and is made to beat all terrains. Furthermore, with a powerful V6 engine and a great towing capability of 4,500 pounds this SUV is a class leader.
2020 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk Looks Handsome
The all-new 2020 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk model is a solidly handsome compact SUV that is made to beat all models on the market. It offers an attractive look and strong body that is ideal for off-roading. The front is redesigned and now the Trailhawk offers mode rugged. The black tires, black-out hood, and red tow hooks projecting from its lower-profile is the headlight of the changes. Also, the new LED headlights system is installed and looks very similar to the Compass and Grand Cherokee model.
The rear end will also see some changes with a reshaped taillights that will use the same technology as the front. The trail-rated Trailhawk comes with under-body skidplates, a more aggressive AWD system, upgraded suspension, and other enhancements to make it more capable off-road.
The quality materials and a stylish cabin is the main separator between standard and Trailhawk version. Also, the Trailhawk will get many new features and comfortable seats. Most of the comfort will be available on the front bench. However, the rear-seat passengers get a decent leg- and headroom. Like the base model, the Trailhawk offers the same cargo space of 25.8 cubic feet.
The standard infotainment system on the base one model is a 7-inch screen that now includes Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. However, with the new 2020 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk, the buyers will get bigger 8.4-inch intuitive touchscreen offers Apple CarPlay®( Disclosure2)support, Android Auto™( Disclosure3) integration, Navigation, Bluetooth®connectivity and integrated Voice Command, SiriusXM®All Access Package( Disclosure4) and more.
2020 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk Under the Hood
Like the current model, the new 2020 Jeep Cherokee will be available with three engine options under the hood. However, some improvements will happen definitely and will influence the output and fuel economy. At this moment we only know what type of engines will be on offers. Exact numbers of the output and fuel economy is not year available.
The base engine on the Jeep Cherokee is a 2.4-liter inline-4 that delivers 180 horsepower and 171 lb-ft of torque. With this engine, the previous Cherokee model provides EPA city/highway fuel economy of 22/31 mpg for the model with the front-wheel drive system and 21/29 mpg with the all-wheel drive. The next one on the list is a 3.2-liter V6 that managed 271 horsepower and 239 lb-ft of torque. This engine gives fuel economy in the city/highway of 20/29 mpg (FWD), 19/27 mpg (AWD), 18/26 mpg (Active Drive II), 18/24 mpg (Trailhawk). The last one is a powerful 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 that produced around 270 HP and 295 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy of this type of engine is the city/highway fuel economy 23/31 mpg (FWD), 21/29 mpg (AWD), 20/27 mpg (Active Drive II) and for the (Trailhawk) 20/26 mpg.
Release Date and Price
The price and release date of the forthcoming 2020 Jeep Cherokee is early to predict. However, we can expect a slight increase in price. The current one Latitude trim that is the base one with a front-wheel drive system starting little less than $26,000. However, if one chooses model Latitude Plus the price will go up to $27,700, while the Limited starts at $31,600. The most popular and one of the most equipped is a 2020 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk. This one is around $34,500, while the luxurious Overland is $37,500.
The all-wheel-drive system on all trims above will adds about $1,500 more to the price. There are many competitors on the market and models such as Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-5, Nissan Rogue, Toyota RAV4 are in the inner circle.