What engines are available in the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee?
Four engines are available for the Grand Cherokee this year, each one more powerful than the last. The lineup kicks off with a 3.6-Liter V6 engine that kicks out 295 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. If you’re in seek of a bit more power, fret not! There is an available 5.7L V8 that provides you with 360 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque. And the engine lineup is still just warming up! Next in line is exclusive under the hood of the SRT trim; a 6.4L HEMI V8 that pushes out 475 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque. For the thrill-seekers, there’s the Trackhawk trim with a supercharged 6.2L V8 that pounds pavement with 707 horsepower and 645 lb-ft of torque! All Grand Cherokee engines are matched up with a smooth 8-speed automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive is standard across most of the Grand Cherokee lineup, with four-wheel drive as an available option. The Trailhawk, SRT, and Trackhawk trim all come out of the factory with four-wheel drive.
2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee trim levels and features
The Grand Cherokee lineup is extensive. It starts off with the Laredo E, which brings high-end features like a 7-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay/Android Auto integration, keyless entry, push-button start, Jeep’s ProTech I safety suite, and dual-zone automatic climate control. The Laredo X adds more luxury with an 8.4-inch touchscreen, leather upholstery, heated front seats, and a power moonroof. Skipping up to the ultra-capable Trailhawk trim, you’ll get off-road features like red tow hooks, Quadra-lift air suspension, 18-inch off-road wheels, all-terrain tires, Selec-Terrain traction management with rock mode, Quadra-Trac 4WD, and heated rear seats. Skipping to the performance-tuned SRT and Trackhawk trims, you’ll find impressive features like Selec-Trac traction management, active damping, launch control, and Nappa leather seating.
What safety features are offered by the 2021 Grand Cherokee?
The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee comes standard with Jeep’s ProTech I safety suite, including a rearview camera, rear parking assistance, blindspot monitoring, and rear cross-traffic alert. The Laredo E and Laredo X can be upgraded to ProTech II, which adds lane departure warning, lane-keep assist, and forward collision mitigation. An upgraded ProTech II package is available on the Limited, Trailhawk, and Overland trims while standard on the uppermost trims. This tacks on parallel and perpendicular park assist, advanced brake assist, adaptive cruise control, and rain-sensing wipers. Standard safety equipment includes a high-strength steel frame designed to direct impact energy away from the cabin and all-around airbag coverage.
2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee at Shively Motors of Chambersburg
There is a lot to love about the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee! We hope that this detailed review has given you the information you were looking for to help make the decision of your next vehicle easier. If you’re looking to get behind the wheel of a new Grand Cherokee, come on down to Shively Motors of Chambersburg and work with any member of our professional sales team. If you can’t make it down to the dealership, you can find our full inventory right here on our website. We look forward to working with you!