It will be the brand’s fourth model to be assembled at the company’s Ranjangaon plant in Pune. The new Grand Cherokee will derive some of its design cues from the Wagoneer and Meridian SUVs. There will also be several changes and feature improvements inside the cabin.
This time the SUV will be offered only with a petrol engine. The new Grand Cherokee will use a 2.0-liter turbo gasoline engine with an 8-speed automatic transmission. It will come with the Quadra-Trac I 4X4 system and selectable off-road modes.
Globally, the American SUV manufacturer sells it in two versions: the 5-seater and the three-row Grand Cherokee L. The first is approximately 294 mm shorter than the second. In India, the company will introduce a five-seater version of the SUV.
New features of the Jeep Grand Cherokee
The new 2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee will have a 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system and a 10.25-inch all-digital instrument cluster. A 10.25-inch touchscreen will also be available for the passenger.
It will continue with ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance System), which offers features such as Pedestrian Emergency Braking, Forward Collision Warning, Adaptive Cruise Control, and Blind Spot Monitoring with Traffic Detection subsequent journeys.
On the outside, the new Grand Cherokee features a redesigned 7-slot grille, slim headlamps with LED DRLs, floating roof effect on the D-pillar and upgraded rear pillars.
Jeep recently unveiled its new Avenger SUV for the European market. The SUV draws its power from a 1.2-liter turbocharged gasoline engine that produces 100 horsepower.
The model is based on the CMP modular platform, which is used in the Citroën C3 hatchback. The Jeep Avenger will also be offered with a petrol/diesel engine and Jeep Selec-Terrain off-road modes: Normal, Eco, Sport, Snow and Mud.