2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing and 4×4 Capability

February 20th, 2016 by

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep has always been known for its off-road abilities but it may not be as well known around Regina and Moose Jaw that the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee is also a leader in towing and power. Keep reading to learn about all the impressive capability that the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee has to offer its drivers.

Power and Tow Ratings

In order to tow a lot a vehicle must have the power to pull, so it’s no surprise the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee is available with four engine options. Regina and Moose Jaw customers will be able to choose from the following powertrains:

  • 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 – Delivers up to 240 hp and 420 lb-ft of torque and gives a best-in-class towing capacity of up to 3,265 kg. It also is highly fuel-efficient, with highway fuel economy of 8.4 L/100 km.
  • 3.6L Pentastar VVT V6 – This entry-level engine offers more than enough power with up to 395 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque.
  • 5.7L VVT V8 – The V8 delivers outstanding performance and a towing capacity of up to 3,265 kg.
  • 6.4L SRT® HEMI® V8 – For maximum power, the HEMI is the way to go, with up to 475 hp and 470 lb-ft of torque.

4×4 Capability

The 2016 Grand Cherokee leads the way with best-in-class 4×4 capability and features 4 available cutting-edge 4×4 systems including:

  • Quadra-Trac I
  • Quadra-Trac II
  • Quadra-Drive II
  • Quadra-Trac SRT Active on-demand

For Trail Rated capability, Regina and Moose Jaw drivers can opt for the available Off-Road Adventure Group I or II, and drivers who choose the Overland and Summit models will get the class-exclusive Quadra-Lift Air Suspension, which uses air springs to lower the vehicle up to 25.4 mm and raises it for a best-in-class ground clearance of up to 274 mm.

Get the Ideal Towing Machine at Crestview Chrysler

No matter the task at hand, the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee will tackle it with ease with its best-in-class capabilities. Ready to purchase? Check out new Jeep Cherokees with sunroofs!
To learn more or to set up a test drive, contact us online or call 306-737-4958. We look forward to putting our Regina and Moose Jaw customers behind the wheel of this towing machine, so come see us soon!

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