The 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee was first revealed as a concept back in 2014, and since then has generated a lot of hype among its fans and prospective buyers worldwide. It will boast of many improvements that will completely change the car’s outlook as well as performance. There will also be more refined cabin space accommodating luxury and comfortable seating arrangement in a perfect blend. We are excited just as you about the release of this model.
2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Engine Specs
2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee will offer various engines specifically made to suit the requirements of different individuals.
For the base engine, there will be a 3.6 L V6 unit that can produce up to 295 hp and 254 lb-ft of torque. Fuel consumption is rated at 17, 35 and 19 mpg in city, highway and combined drive respectively. This is for all-wheel drive.
Additionally, there will be two types of engine bases namely- petrol and diesel. Petrol engine will be a 5.7 litre V8 unit producing 360 hp and 390 lb-ft of torque. Diesel version is a 3.0 litre turbocharged V6 engine producing 240 hp and 290 lb-ft of torque.
And finally, 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT comes with a mammoth 6.4 litre V8 engine that can produce horsepower of up to 475 and 470 lb-ft of torque. This engine owner will have to sacrifice on fuel economy as it is rated at 13/18/15 mpg on city/highway/combined drive.
2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Exterior and Interior
Since the car is slated to go through another refreshment in the year 2017, we can expect minor changes to its body to improve its styling and aerodynamic capacity. Taking inspiration from the popular Hellcat model, the most prominent change that the company has incorporated is by implementing LED lights for both the car’s front and rear ends. Front side is characterized by a bolder grille design along with the refined bumper. On the back, there is a dual tip exhaust system complementing the aerodynamic spoiler shape.
Inside of 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee there is an entirely different story going on. As soon as you step inside, you will be welcomed with a spacious interior with comfortable seating arrangement. There will be auto heat adjusting seats with leather covering that looks even better due to its contrasting features. There is also premium quality furnishing employed to further the luxury quotient of this vehicle. An enhanced dashboard configuration will control a plethora of safety and infotainment features.
Entertainment tools will be jam packed inside of this vehicle as it is now considered to be of prime. There will be a Harmon Kardon audio system, Blue-ray player for passengers and host of other safety tools such as safety airbags, satellite navigation, etc.
2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Price and Release Date
There is no official information available yet regarding the price of 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee, but we are expecting it to be ranging between $35,000 and $60,000 based on the level of trim you chose. Rumours state that this car might see the light of the day sometime during the end of 2016.