New 2016 Jeep Cherokee at Bosak Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM for Merrillville, IN
The 2016 Cherokee can deliver plenty of off-roading capability, but the bigger story is that it's civilized and comfortable enough to drive to work every day. If you're looking for a small SUV, look no further. With a refined available V6 engine; smooth and quiet ride; spacious seating; abundance of available high-end tech features, Cherokee also is able to provide you with extreme off-road capabilities including best-in-class V-6 towing capability - 4,500 pounds. Industry-first rear-axle disconnect resulting in reduced energy loss when 4x4 capability isn't needed; improving fuel efficiency. Drag and Drop Menu Bar: Jeep Cherokee owners now have the ability to personalize their touchscreen controls to fit their lifestyle and have one-button access to the features and services they value most.
Under the Cherokee's Hood
Jeep® Cherokee features front and rear independent suspensions that provide outstanding on-road driving dynamics and a fun-to-drive experience. The Cherokee body structure is made of high-strength steel which increases torsional stiffness to help provide a strong, lightweight and solid vehicle. This 16-valve engine features advanced technologies including dual variable valve timing and a flow-control valve intake manifold. It's all about efficiency. When mated to the nine-speed automatic transmission, it can get up to 31 hwy mpg. Optional on all but the base Sport is a 3.2-liter V6 that makes 271 hp and 239 lb-ft of torque. A nine-speed automatic transmission is standard with both engines. You have your choice of front-wheel drive or four-wheel drive with either engine, but Trailhawk models are 4WD only.
Design of Jeep Cherokee
Cherokee has more standard luxury features than any other vehicle in its class. The Jeep® brand cargo management system adds handy hooks and a removable grocery bag holder as well as many available innovative and thoughtful add-on solutions including a first aid kit, pet kennel and cargo mat. Accessories are available from Jeep Performance Parts. The available CommandView® dual-pane sunroof offers wide-open viewing day or night. The Jeep® Cherokee is more revolutionary than evolutionary-pushing boundaries and exploring territories previously unknown. he Cherokee features one of the better backseats in the compact crossover class. Not only does it recline, but it also provides for fore-and-aft adjustment, and the high-mounted bench supports adults' thighs without pushing their heads into the rafters.
The 2016 Jeep® Cherokee delivers the on-road driving dynamics, features, fuel economy and 4x4 capability that mid-size SUV customers desire, with legendary Jeep 4x4 capability, fuel ratings of up to 31 miles per gallon (mpg) highway, superior on-road ride and handling, a segment-exclusive nine-speed automatic transmission, world-class craftsmanship, class-exclusive technology and more than 70 available advanced safety and security features. The Jeep Cherokee was engineered with more than 70 available safety and security features. The vehicle offers standard and available safety and security features including full-length side-curtain and side-thorax airbags, Lane Departure Warning, Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop and Go, Parallel and Perpendicular Park Assist, Blind Spot Monitoring, Forward Collision Warning with Crash Mitigation, Rear Cross Path Detection+ and 9-1-1 Call button. Cherokee features an available advanced system that recognizes openings and prompts with commands on how to park in a space. It also comes with Remote Keyless Entry and Sentry Key which makes it all but impossible for anyone without a key to drive your vehicle.