2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Houston TX
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee at Northwest Dodge
The Grand Cherokee has added a brand new Trackhawk model in 2018. This model tops off the model lineup with all the best and brightest features. 2018 has included a standard active noise cancellation to every model. As a 25th anniversary celebration, a Sterling Edition has also been included for 2018 and can be added to all Limited models. The Sterling Edition comes with a lower fascia applique, platinum tow hooks, and a new Real Metal package. In addition to the new edition, the older High Altitude Edition has been brought back with features such as a step pad, a dual-pane sunroof, and anodized gunmetal interior accents.
- 707 horsepower
- Towing capability of 7,400 lbs
- 5.7-liter V8
- Blind spot Monitor
- Automatic emergency braking
- Lane-departure warning
- Power liftgate
- Remote engine start
- Leather upholstery
How many safety features are available?
Some of the standard safety and security features of the Jeep Grand Cherokee include lane-keeping assist, adaptive cruise control, automatic emergency braking, blind-spot monitoring, and lane-departure warning. Optional features are available as standalone or through the High Altitude package that includes front parking sensors, rear cross-traffic alert, perpendicular and parallel parking assist, and a forward collision mitigation system.
What is the standard engine and are there other options?
The 2018 Grand Cherokee offers five engine choices. The 3.6-liter V6 is the standard engine with 260 lb-ft of torque and 295 horsepower, as well as the option of two-wheel drive or four-wheel drive. The next engine is a 360 horsepower 5.7-liter V8 with four-wheel drive. The diesel engine is the 3-liter V6 with 420 lb-ft of torque. The SRT model comes with a 470 horsepower 6.4-liter V8 and the Trackhawk comes with the all-new 6.2-liter supercharged V8 with 707 horsepower. All engines are partnered with an eight-speed automatic transmission and have an excellent tow rating capacity of 7,400 pounds.
What trims are available to choose from?
The base trim for the 2018 Grand Cherokee is the Laredo with Bluetooth, keyless ignition, a six-speaker sound system, and 17-inch wheels. The Limited trim comes with additional comfort features such as 18-inch wheels, a heated steering wheel, remote start, leather upholstery, and a power liftgate. The next trim is the Trailhawk with its highly capable off-roading features such as hill ascent and descent control, a navigation system, underbody skid plates, four-wheel drive with low-range gearing, and off-road tires. The Overland is not as off-road capable as the Trailhawk but offers additional automatic windshield wipers, LED daytime running lights, 20-inch wheels, a dual-pane panoramic sunroof, a power-adjustable steering wheel, and foglights. The Summit steps it up with a multitude of new safety features, active noise cancellation, and headlight washers. The old top of the line, SRT is the best off-roader with the additional all-wheel drive system, performance tires, a limited-slip rear differential, and selectable performance modes. The brand new top of the line Trackhawk includes all the previous with the additional high-performance tires, Brembo brakes, upgraded adaptive suspension, and an all-new interior design appearance.
Final Thoughts on the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee
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