The much anticipated 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee is about to be revealed at the 2017 New York Auto Show. Being around for ages and to be exact, the Jeep celebrates its 76th anniversary next year. The launch of the all new upgraded Grand Cherokee is one more reason to celebrate for Chrysler.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee – Modified Design
The news from official sources and informal leaks says there isn’t much to expect in terms of major redesign as Jeep is going to stick around with its Iconic design except for a few style upgrades. The 2018 model is expected to have minor design revisions including the front grill, headlights and larger air inlets. This all new version may have sharper character lines to lighten the appearance and a lofty design for better ground clearance.
It’s expected to have smaller headlights than its predecessor but no way inferior. The high raised self-leveling headlamps offer clear visibility even during unfavorable conditions. The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee may feature sloped windshields for better aerodynamics and off road driving views. Turn signal mirrors, front fog lights, auto delay headlamps, four-wheel independent suspension, 18-20inches alloy wheels are expected to be part of the standard package for all trims.
There is no shortage of entertainment as the new model features 9 speakers in the basic to 19 high performance surround speaker system with 506 watts in the premium trim. The electronic power steering with cruise control, wrapped in leather also offers better grip over worst driving conditions. Its luxurious premium quality seating offers comfortable and smooth riding experience; thanks to the 4-wheel ABS for excellent braking systems. The rigid Jeep Cherokee inflicts with Post-collision safety systems, Stability & Traction Control, Rear door child safety locks Emergency braking preparations and engine immobilizer in terms of safety.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee – Interesting Engine Mix
The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee offers variations when it comes to power. For those who like to have the best of both worlds, the 3.6-liter V6 gas engine that delivers 295 horsepower. The 3.0-liter V6 diesel engine and 240 HP, on the other hand, squeezes every last drop of the liquid for better fuel consumption. The 5.7-litre V8 diesel powertrain with 360 HP offers maximum towing capacity for the real adventurer. And the final one and strongest engine is 6.4 liter with amazing 475 HP. The 8-Speed automatic gear shift with an all-wheel drive may be a standard for the higher trims. The off-road brute offers excellent control over terrains using the Selec-Terrain dial along with a limited-slip differential and hill descent control maximum stability at all times.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee – Price and Availability Date
Finally, the base variant of Jeep Grand Cherokee starts at $32,000. The customization with a roof rail, Jeep Active Safety package and other extras, will cost up to $70,000.