2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee diesel, changes, srt

It has been almost a decade now since the first Cherokee has came into existence. And boy, what a performance! With its true Sports Utility Vehicle spirit, it instantly became a star in the eyes of everyone. With incredible power and eye catching design, it stood out to be a trademark for SUV‘s. With the same spirit, Jeep is all ready to launch the new 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Since its first launch, Jeep motor corp. has delivered four new generations of this beast, excelling every time. They did not change the vehicle each time but updated according to new age demands. The new 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee is not an exception and would only be an updated version of its current model. To have a whole new 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee, we have to wait till 2018.

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee front

As mentioned earlier, Jeep would certainly not be a new model but a rejuvenated version of its predecessor. A refreshed exterior and interior detail would make this bull look more refreshed and ready to charge. The designs team has come up with borrowing some valuable parts from its associated companies to make the car look more outrageous. The chassis is going to remain same, thus proving more space as before.


Let us take a look at the new modifications being implemented to the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Although there would no radical changes made to the car, new details would be seen in the front and rear fascia. Modern styled headlights and taillights would be a special attraction. The engineers have adapted the chassis from Alpha Romeo and have continued with the Cherokee platform. The new chassis will be of same size as of its existing model, but would provide higher stability to perform better handling. Restyled front bumper with air intake portals are being developed for this model. 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee would be supported on four 16 to 17 inch wheels for better grip. This would provide its rider with the ability to go off road.

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee interior

For interior of 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee, a new modified dashboard would be installed in the driver’s room. A large touch screen of 8 inches would continuously provide assistance to the driver according to the features of the car. On board entertainment can be controlled and fine tuned by this touch screen. This SUV would be equipped with USB ports and dual zone air conditioning system. The beast would start breathing on a push of a keyless start button behind the steering wheel. The excitement would start boiling in your veins when you start on the engine and it starts grunting.


2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee would be available in five models: LIMITED, LOREDO, SUMMIT, OVERLAND and SRT. The base engine would be a 3.6 litre Pentastar V6, capable of producing 290 HP and 260 lb/ft of torque. It would deliver a fuel efficiency of 17 to 25 mpg.

Another option could be a 5.7 litre V8 producing 360 HP and a torque of 390 lb/ft. It would provide a. Efficiency of 17-22 mpg.

For a diesel option, a 3.0 litre V6 turbodiesel engine could be installed producing 240 HP of power and 420 lb/ft of torque. A fuel efficiency of 22-30 can be expected.

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee side

Only the SRT model would feature a 6.4litre V8 engine producing a revving power of 470 HP and a torque of 465 lb/ft.

All the models would come in an 8- speed automatic gearbox and would be available on both FWD and AWD.

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee: Price and Release Date

It is being speculated that the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee would be out for sale by the beginning of 2016 and would cost around $25,000 to $65,000 depending upon the version of the SUV you select from the 5 versions that would be available in the market.

One Response to 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee diesel, changes, srt

  1. Between the summit and the overland model which is the more full featured , interior and exterior.

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