The Jeep Grand Cherokee is a mid-size SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle) produced by American automobile manufacturer, Chrysler’s Jeep division and has been in production since 1992 with regularly updated models. 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee is a concept model and successor to 2014 and 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee, both of which have been hugely successful. 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee comes with a number of major improvements to its predecessors.
2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee: Redesign Exterior and Interior
The 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee has enough room for five persons to fit in comfortably. Interior decoration comprises of premium high quality leather seats. A detailed stitching can be seen on seats as well as on the car’s central console. There will also be lots of accent lights to create an ambience. 2016 Jeep Cherokee will come with a discrete instrument panel, a modified dashboard, a very user-friendly infotainment system armed with a 3-inch touch screen panel, USB ports, audio controls, wireless connectivity, power windows, lockers, etc. Entertainment options would comprise of a Harman Kardon audio system and a Blue-Ray entertainment system for the rear seat denizens. This car will have a keyless start/stop button which will ignite the beast under the hood to life. Grand Cherokee’s top-class air conditioning system will make sure everything inside remains cool and luxurious.
The all-new 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee will gallop on same 20-inch rims as its predecessors. A change has been made only in wheelbase and track, which has been made wider, thus providing better grip and stability to this vehicle. This new model will be unveiled with a completely new face-lift with a new redesigned front grill and headlamps. Customers can look forward to seeing redesigned HID headlamps in Jeep Grand Cherokee, which would respond to steering and impart a better illumination upfront, especially on winding roads. The rear side will sport a wider tailgate, twin exhaust tips and also an aerodynamic spoiler. 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee will have redesigned version of its signature LED taillights and rear bumper. The fog lamps will also receive a makeover and front bumper is rumoured to don a new air intake. This car will be available in an array of colour options.
2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee: Engine and Fuel Economy
Under the hood, the 2016 Grand Cherokee sports an upgraded version of its same 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 from the 2015 Grand Cherokee, modifications comprising only of better efficiency and lower outflows, with a mileage of 22-31 MPG. Engine on 2016 Grand Cherokee will come with a same 8-speed automatic transmission system as is in its previous models. 2016 Grand Cherokee will however have other engine options including a 3.6L Penstar V6 engine (290 horsepower) and a 5.7 liter HEMI V8 (360 horsepower), both of which has great improvements in fuel consumption and power delivery.
As of all good cars, Jeep Grand Cherokee has its competitors too. The 2016 Ford Explorer and 2016 Kia Sorento are expected to give a tough fight to this beast from Jeep in the market.
2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee: Release Date and Price
It is begin estimated that 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee will hit the stores come March in 2016. Price for this full size SUV will range from $ 25 000 to $ 65 000 depending upon version you choose from the five available.