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2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee at Newark Chrysler Jeep Dodge

Twenty-five years ago the Grand Cherokee was created, and now, twenty-five years later Jeep is celebrating its anniversary with a special 25th Anniversary Sterling Edition. This edition is available with the Limited trim and gives you 20-inch Heritage wheels, roof rails, Platinum Chrome badging, and platinum tow hooks to name a few. The Trackhawk is brand new to the 2018 trim lineup and it features a hefty 6.2-liter V8 engine, which creates 707 horsepower and 645 lb-ft of torque. Lastly, there are a few additional add-ons for the Grand Cherokee including a few upgrades to the Uconnect radio system, a high-resolution 7-inch screen, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto.

Engine Performance

  • Standard Pentastar 3.6-liter V-6 engine
  • Towing capacity of up to 6,200 lbs
  • Driving modes with Trackhawk and SRT trims

Safety Features

  • Lane-keeping assist
  • Backup camera
  • Emergency braking system

Vehicle Design

  • 7-inch touchscreen
  • Keyless entry and ignition
  • New Trackhawk trim

What safety options come with the Grand Cherokee?

Safety is important with any vehicle, and Jeep is making sure that while enjoying your Jeep Grand Cherokee you can enjoy it in comfort knowing that you and your passengers are safe. Standard with every Grand Cherokee are parking sensors and even a backup camera. These are just two among the over seventy different safety and security. Other features which you can add are a lane-departure warning, blind-spot monitoring, lane-keeping assist, and an emergency braking system.

What options are available with each trim level?

Finding the right vehicle is not enough, you need to find the right vehicle that gives you the right amount of features. The 2018 model year is bringing you a Grand Cherokee that has plenty of choices when it comes to what you need in your Grand Cherokee to make it perfect for your life. This all starts with the Laredo, which offers rear parking sensors, keyless entry and ignition, standard 7-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth, a rearview camera, and heated mirrors. After the base trim comes the Limited, which gives you leather upholstery, a heated steering wheel, power liftgate, remote start, and power front seats. After the Limited is the Trailhawk trim, which gives added upgrades specifically for those who may enjoy off-roading. These features include ventilated front seats, 18-inch wheels, increased suspension, and four-wheel drive. Overland comes next, giving you even more high-quality features like xenon headlights, a dual-pane panoramic sunroof, and leather upholstery. The Summit continues the premium quality with a fixation on safety. These safety systems include automatic emergency braking and forward collision mitigation. Other features with the Summit include leather upholstery, adaptive cruise control, and a self-parking system. The SRT is a sporty trim option adding sport-tuned suspension, body kits, and even a limited-slip rear differential. The newest trim is the Trackhawk which offers all of the features that are on the sportier side of the SRT, along with 20-inch wheels.

What is the main powertrain in the Grand Cherokee?

Your Grand Cherokee comes standard with a Pentastar 3.6-liter V6 engine. This engine has the capability to produce 295 horsepower, and 295 lb-ft of torque. Towing capacity with this engine is up to 6,200 lbs. The SRT trim model has a specific engine option, the 6.4-liter V8 engine. Another engine option is the 5.7-liter V8 engine, which produces 390 lb-ft of torque and 360 horsepower. Along with more torque and horsepower, this engine has a higher towing capacity of 7,400 lbs. Finally, you can have the standard Trackhawk engine, the 6.2-liter supercharged V8 engine. This is an incredibly powerful engine which creates 707 horsepower and 645 lb-ft of torque. There are also a few diesel engine options, and even special driving modes with the Trackhawk and SRT trim.

Final Thoughts on the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee

With twenty-five years of excellence, it is hard to ever count the Grand Cherokee out. This year Jeep is making this Grand Cherokee the vehicle that you need in your driveway. There are multiple powertrain options, endless trims, and with the special 25th Anniversary Edition you cannot go wrong by picking this vehicle for you and your family. Want to learn more about the Grand Cherokee? Use the form below and send in your questions, we would be more than happy to give you the answers you need.

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