The Jeep is absolutely on the right track in launching the new 2018 Jeep Cherokee after the 2016 and 2017 release. Both these vehicles did great business for the Jeep and were highly in demand with customers. The new 2018 Jeep Cherokee has modified features and attributes, making it even better from all aspects – appearance, performance, comfort etc.
2018 Jeep Cherokee – Boxy and Rugged Look
The first glance at the 2018 Jeep Cherokee is sure to make you happy. The complete boxy and rugged look of the vehicle is done away with slightly softer lines. The styling of the vehicle has the fresh appeal and this is what makes it so very attractive. This crossover is smaller in size when compared to the Grand Cherokee. The grille in the vehicle is done in an extremely stylish manner in 7-vertical-slot-grille. Furthermore, the Jeep logo is placed above the grille design. The front bumper is stylish and so are the headlights and the fog lights. Its taillights are also freshened up and give the rear of the car a stylish appearance.
The interior of the new Jeep Cherokee has not seen much change from the 2017 model. This crossover offers seating arrangements for 5 people in total. The seats are covered in Nappa leather upholstery. Other prominent interior features in the 2018 Jeep Cherokee include cooled front seats, wireless charging for mobile devices, heated steering wheel, power folding mirrors, UConnect navigation, infotainment system with the 8.4-inch dashboard screen, dual zone automatic climate control etc.
The 2018 Jeep Cherokee has highly advanced safety and security features for convenient driving. Some prominent features in this regard include cruise control, front collision mitigating automatic braking, parallel and perpendicular park assist, rear cross path detection, lane-maintaining automatic steering etc.
Two Powerful Engine Options
The 2018 Jeep Cherokee is expected to have two powerful engines on which the SUV crossover will run. The first one is the 2.4 liter 4-cylinder engine, which has the capacity of producing 184HP of energy and 171lbs-feet of torque. The second engine is an optional 3.2-liter V-6 engine, which can produce 271 HP of power and 239 lbs-feet of torque. Both the engine variants are also coupled to the 9-speed automatic transmission.
Price and Availability
The base price is estimated to be about $24,500; while the prices of higher trims will be high and extend till $32,000. It is expected that 2018 Cherokee will be released towards the last quarter of 2017.
The newest Jeep Cherokee will provide stiff competition to the likes of Kia Sportage, Honda CR-V, Nissan Rogue, Ford Escape, Hyundai Tucson, and Toyota RAV4 etc. This stylish crossover SUV will become a favorite with people as soon as it hits the market.