2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Changes

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee is one of the best and most popular SUV models in its class. It is not by accident. This SUV is the ideal combination of power, performance and economy. Significantly enhanced compared to its predecessors, the new Grand Cherokee reigns supreme in its segment. Many expected the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee comes with a new design and improved performance. However, the 2017 model will bring only mild fresh. Significant changes and improvements can be expected 2018. Then the expected new generation with a complete redesign and a larger volume changes.

All eagerly await 2016 and the celebration of the 75th anniversary of Jeep brand. It was expected that on this occasion, the company offered a new Grand Cherokee. Expectations are somewhat true. Specifically, the company announced a 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk version of the model. This, completely extraordinary model will be ranked as the highest model in the range.

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Hellcat

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Improvements

2017 model will go through a mid-cycle changes and improvements. They will certainly bring some improvements and refresh anyway fantastic vehicle. These are cosmetic embellishments, and the expansion of the list of standard equipment. Mild facelift could include a form of ‘light, bumper and grille. To what extent will be executed changes remains to be seen.

We have already announced the next generation model, which is expected to 2018 (for the 2019 model year). A great influence on the development of a new generation has a new Jeep Grand Wagoneer SUV. This model will be positioned above the Grand Cherokee model and will have three rows of seats. Together with him, the FCA is developing the next generation Dodge Durango SUV. The new Durango will be installed on the same platform as the Grand Wagoneer. Thus Durango will be distanced from Grand Cherokee models, with whom he shared a platform.


2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee will keep powertrains, that drive the current model. These fantastic engines, provides an excellent balance of power and fuel economy. 2017 model will be available with three petrol engines and one diesel engine as an option.

The base engine for the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee will continue to be a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine with 295 horsepower combined with extraordinary eight-speed automatic transmission, with paddle-shift steering wheel controls.

In addition to the basic engineon offer is 5.7-LITER HEMI V8 Engine with 360 hp and 390 lb-ft of torque. Available with 4 × 2 and 4 × 4 versions, and when combined with the eight-speed automatic transmission and Eco Mode helps improve fuel efficiency. This engine is reserved for the models with higher trim levels.

For the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT is reserved 6.4-liter HEMI V8 engine. It disposes with 475 horsepower and 465 lb.-ft. of torque and is available only with 4×4 drive system.

For all versions of the model, except for the version with the SRT label, is also available 3.0-liter V6 engine EcoDiesel as optional. This extremely reliable and economical engine possesses 237 horsepower and 410 lb.-ft. of torque, and comes combined with advanced eight-speed automatic transmission.

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk

The top model in the offer will be completely new model with Trackhawk label. This model is attracting great attention due to the announcement that it will use the 6.2-liter HEMI V8 engine. This engine runs Dodge Charger Hellcat and Dodge Challenger Hellcat models. This combination represents a great power and a revolution in the SUV segment. 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee will be unique, because something like this, never seen before in this segment.

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