It looks like 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee will come with several new things. According to the various reports, the company prepares some updates for this iconic crossover. This legend is present for over 25 years. Original model came in 1992, and we have seen four generations of it so far. The current model is present since 2011, and it desperately needs some updates to remain competitive. So, it looks like company prepares some serious updates for the 2018 Grand Cherokee. Latest reports suggest that we will see new things both inside and outside. New model will come with new derails on the exterior, and also with some new things inside. We expect its arrival somewhere in the second half of year.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee changes
As we already mentioned, there are several new things to come for 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee. This will be a major update of the current generation, which is present since 2011. We will see changes of exterior design. Just like it is usual case for these kinds of updates, most of the new things will come at the front end. Exact details are still unknown, but we could see changes in areas such as the grille, new bumper etc. When it comes to headlights, we don’t expect bigger changes in shape, but we could see new graphics. Other areas of the vehicle could also receive some new things, but not in the same intensity as a front end. The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee will also come with novelties inside. We should see some smaller revisions on the dashboard, and also a rearrangement of features for each trim level.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee engines
When it comes to powertrain, we expect no changes. The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee will continue with the same engines. The base model will feature a 3.6-liter Pentastar unit, which is good for about 300 horses. There are also two V8 units from Hemi in the offer. Those are 5.7- and 6.4-liter engines, which have a max power of 360 and 470 horsepower, respectively. There is also a diesel version in the offer. It is a 3.0-liter diesel engine, which is good for 240 horses when it comes to abroad markets. In the United States, this engine is detuned due to emission standard and features max output of 188 horses.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee release date and price
The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee should arrive somewhere in the second half of year. It will keep the same base price, which goes around 31.000 dollars.