2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Performance Features

January 24th, 2019 by

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee towing boat Once you’ve experienced the level of performance the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee is capable of, you won’t be able to settle for any of its competitors. Even at the baseline configuration, this upscale Jeep SUV is exceptionally well-suited to daily-drives around Abilene and Stephenville, and with a wide variety of performance features available, it’s more than capable of taking you off the beaten path.

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Engine Options

The 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee is available with five different engine options, and their capabilities and specs vary widely. All models offer an 8-speed automatic transmission.

  • 3.6L V6 Engine with VVT
    • 290 hp
    • 260 lb-ft of torque
    • 19 mpg city / 26 mpg highway
  • 5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine
    • 360 hp
    • 390 lb-ft of torque
    • 14 mpg city / 22 mpg highway
  • 3.0L Turbodiesel V6 Engine
    • 240 hp
    • 420 lb-ft of torque
    • 22 mpg city / 30 mpg highway
  • SRT® 6.4L HEMI® V8 Engine
    • 475 hp
    • 470 lb-ft of torque
    • 13 mpg city / 19 mpg highway
    • Standard on SRT®
  • 6.2L Supercharged V8 Engine
    • 707 hp
    • 645 lb-ft of torque
    • 11 mpg city / 17 mpg highway
    • Standard on Trackhawk

Most of the Jeep Grand Cherokee configurations come equipped with the 3.6L V6 with Variable Valve Timing, and while rear-wheel drive is standard on low-end models, all can be equipped with 4×4 drivetrains. The 6.4L HEMI® V8 and the 6.2L Supercharged V8 are only available in the Grand Cherokee SRT® and Trackhawk trims, respectively, and both are standard with 4WD.

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Performance Features

All 4×4 models include the Base Selec-Terrain® System standard, so you’ll be able to take advantage of four driving modes: Auto, Snow, Sport and Sand/Mud. Here are just a few of the technologies you’ll be able to equip:

  • Base Selec-Terrain® System
  • Selec-Trac® System
  • Stop-Start Dual Battery System
  • Quadra-Drive II® 4WD System
  • Quadra-Trac II® 4WD System
  • Quadra-Trac® Active On Demand 4WD
  • Selec-Trac® System
  • Quadra-Lift Air Suspension
  • Skid Plates for Front Suspension, Fuel Tank, Transfer Case, and Underbody
2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee off-roading

With so many options, it’s difficult to imagine a mid-size SUV with more on and off-road capability than the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee. When properly equipped, the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity is an impressive 7,400 pounds.

Test Drive the Grand Cherokee at Bayer Auto Group

There isn’t any verbal description that could do true justice to the performance of the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee. If you’re ready to take the next steps, start exploring our new Grand Cherokee inventory, and see how it stacks up against rivals like the Toyota 4Runner! Once you’ve got an idea of what you’re looking for, contact us to schedule your test drive at Bayer Auto Group near Brownwood.