The all-new 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee is a 2-row/5-passenger hauler and is the company’s most famous SUV. While the exterior looks rugged, refined interior with soft-touch materials offers a great value for the money. In order to mark the Grand Cherokee’s 25th anniversary, Jeep released the Sterling Edition.
However, the flagship of the Cherokee’s vehicles is a well-known Trackhawk model that comes with more than 700 horsepower and is the world’s most powerful and quickest SUV. Grand Cherokee is continuously building on its winning formula, so the new improvements are likely.
The model 2019 Cherokee is capable of both on and off-road duties, and in this segment, only Toyota 4Runner can match that. The interior is boosted with new tech amenities like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Exterior Offers an Elegant Look
The exterior design of the upcoming 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee is rugged but yet muscular and handsome. Cherokee possesses 8.6 inches of ground clearance while higher trim models seat lower than that.
This SUV is easy to get in and liftgate is not that accessible, however, a power-operated liftgate is optional. Up front, a seven-slotted grille looks bigger with much taller openings.
The headlights of the newest 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee are still powerful and stylish. The famous Trackhawk model comes with quad tailpipes and unique red tow hooks. It also offers 18-inch off-road wheels. The newest model will possess huge pallet of colors like Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat, Bright White Clearcoat, Ivory 3-Coat, Rhino Clearcoat, True Blue Pearlcoat, Walnut Brown Metallic Clearcoat and much more.
2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Innovations in the Dashboard, Storage and Safety Features
The interior of 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee is surprisingly comfortable for such a rugged SUV. On top of that, new Cherokee can go from comfortable to luxurious thanks to numerous trim levels. All models are in 2-row/5-passenger layout, and third-row is not an option.
This configuration means more room for passengers, especially at the rear, and the cargo room behind the rear seats is 36.3 cubic feet. Folded seats increase the space up to 68.3 cubic feet.
The 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee base model is dressed up with cloth materials and the front seats are manually adjustable. Step on higher trim and you will get a power-operated front seat. On top of that, you can get leather seats with heating and ventilating options.
Interior like the exterior will be also available in few colors Black, Brown, Black/Dark Sienna Brown, Dark Ruby Red/Black, Light Frost/Brown, Light Frost Beige/Black, Light Gray/Black, Light Frost/Brown, Ruby Red/Black, Ski Gray/Indigo and Sepia/Black.
Safety Options and Rating
This attractive SUV will come with great safety features. Some of them are Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Roll Stability Control (RSC), Traction Control, Side Impact Beams, Rear Parking Sensors, Parkview Back-Up Camera and Rear Child Safety Locks with many other.
With all features above the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee has gain great score of five stars in the NHTSA crash test.
2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Updates and Tweaks under the Hood
Seven trim levels and five different engine options are a highlight of 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee. On the other hand, the choice is mostly among three engines. Standard powertrain is a 3.6-liter gasoline V6 with 295 HP and 260 lb-ft of torque. This engine has a good fuel efficiency of 19/26 mpg 2WD and 18/25 mpg 4WD in the city/highway. It will speed from 0 to 60 in 7.1 sec.
The optional engine is 5.7-liter V8 that returns 360 HP and 390 lb-ft of torque. As the number is showing, this engine comes with more power but is also thirstier. This one has EPA rated 14/22 mpg for the 4WD. A third option is a diesel drivetrain that is both efficient and strong, and it is a 3.0-liter that bursts 240 HP and 420 lb-ft of torque.
The highest performer is a 6.4-liter V8 that is used on Grand Cherokee SRT model and it is capable of producing 475 HP and 470 lb-ft of torque. Like the first one engine, this one has also good fuel efficiency of 13/19 mpg if we look at the power that provides. All models are using an 8-speed automatic transmission.
2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk, Towing Capacity
If you opt for a top-range Trackhawk model, a stunning 6.2-liter supercharged V8 is available. This powertrain produces 707 HP and 645 lb-ft of torque. Front wheel drive is standard for all V6 models while all-wheel drive setup is standard for V8 units.
This model is beast and is the quickest SUV on the market, it`s capable to run from 0 to 60 mph in just 3,5 sec, while the top speed scores 180 mph. As for the towing capacity with all numbers provided above, it will be able to tow maximum 7200 pounds. The fuel economy for this one model is 11/17 mpg.
2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Price, Date of Arrival and Rivals
The base price of a 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee is $32,000, and the Trackhawk model costs around $86,000. The newest Jeep’s SUV will become available at the beginning of 2019. It will rival models like Porsche Cayenne, Ford Edge, Subaru Outback and Toyota 4Runner.