The 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee comes with a new diesel engine, in addition to the usual V-6 and V-8 engines that transformed the SUV into a leader on the market. Also, it offers a host of safety and performance features, plus a contemporary design and a comfortable cabin.
The updates to the exterior come in the form of new bi-xenon headlamps with signature LED daytime running lamps, while for the interior the model was refreshed with premium amenities including Natura leather, wood trim and new color options.
Exterior and Interior
The 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee sports a front fascia with a large grille, rugged bumper and a set of LED headlights and fog lamps, while around back it features LED taillights and a sturdy rear bumper.
Depending on a trim, the model comes with 17/18/20-inch wheels, keyless ignition and entry, dual-zone air condition and a load of performance features which are unique to each individual trim.
The interior is comfortable and roomy with 5-seats and cargo space in the back which can be extended by folding the rear seats and it also has a few security upgrades to protect your precious luggage in transport.
The seats are covered in premium cloth or leather with nice contrast stitching and plenty of support to keep you snug and comfortable even in the most extreme of conditions.
The 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee comes equipped with a reliable 3.6-liter V6 generating 290 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque.
Some trims offer an optional 5.7-liter V8 (360 hp and 390 lb-ft) or a turbocharged 3.0-liter diesel V6 (240 hp and 420 lb-ft), while the SRT comes with a 6.4-liter V8 that produces 475 hp and 470 lb-ft. An 8-speed automatic transmission is standard for all trims.
The 3.6-liter V6 engine Grand Cherokee checks in at 19 mpg combined with 4-wheel drive and 20 mpg with rear wheel drive. It accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in 7.9 seconds, which is pretty good for a SUV, and has a towing capacity of 6,200 pounds.
The 5.7-liter V8 powered trim checks in at an estimated 16 mpg combined with 4WD and 17 mpg combined with rear wheel drive.
The model’s towing capacity is 7,400 pounds. Furthermore, Grand Cherokee has also the diesel V6 engine on offer, which is EPA-rated at 24 mpg combined.
The diesel engine trim finished the dash from zero to 60 mph in 7.7 seconds. Its towing capacity is the same as that of the 5.7-liter V8 trim.
2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Release Date and Price
The 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee varies in price depending on the trim level, as well as optional packages, but it basically falls in between $32,000 and $50,000 range.