Luxury meets off-road capability.
3.0L Diesel™ V6 engine
The new 3.0L EcoDiesel™ V6 engine+ delivers clean-diesel technology with low CO2 emissions. The clean and refined powertrain delivers optimum Best-in-Class fuel economy+ with awe-inspiring performance. Combined with the advanced eight-speed automatic transmission, the 2014 Jeep® Grand Cherokee can attain up to 30 hwy mpg+, drive up to a Best-in-Class+ 730 miles on one tank+ and tow up to a Best-in-Class+ 7,400 pounds+ to fulfill whatever your nomadic heart desires.
Smooth and efficient eight-speed transmission.
The exceptional, new eight-speed automatic transmission provides better fuel economy+, quicker acceleration and smoother shifting. It also allows for a 45% improved crawl ratio of 44.1:1 to aid in off-roading (when equipped with a two-speed transfer case).
Eco Mode helps improve fuel economy by adjusting the transmission shift schedule, idle speed, interactive deceleration fuel shut off, and in V8 models, Fuel Saver cylinder deactivation. Automatically engaged uponvehicle startup, it activates the Quadra-Lift® air suspension system and lowers it when vehicle speed exceeds 55 mph. On 4WD models in 4H, it alters the front-to-rear torque split to increase fuel efficiency.
Selec-Terrain® traction control
Legendary Jeep® vehicle capability improves with the Selec-Terrain® traction control system, giving you five modes to tackle any condition, including snow. Traction is also enhanced through the available Quadra-Trac II® or Quadra-Drive® II 4WD systems. As well, the Quadra-Lift® air suspension system features five height settings for optimum ride performance.
Quadra-Lift® air suspension
This revolutionary system gives you ultimate control of your suspension by raising your vehicle’s maximum ground clearance up to a maximum of 11.3 inches higher. You can also lower it 1.6 inches for easy entry, exit and loading. The system also raises the vehicle from back-to-front to help keep its headlights focused down onto the road.
Choose your 4×4 system
- Quadra-Trac® I is fully automatic, with a single-speed transfer case offering a continual balance of torque distribution. If wheel slippage occurs, the system seamlessly transfers torque to the axle to give you year-round traction.
- Quadra-Trac® II offers all-speed traction control to help keep you on course. If wheel slippage occurs, torque can be routed to the axle with the most traction. Low-range provides rock-crawling prowess.
- Quadra-Drive® II gives you class-leading capability with its Electronic Limited-slip Differential (ELSD), which transfers up to 100% of torque to the wheel(s) if needed, to give you year-round traction on wet or dry surfaces.
Trail Rated® for the toughest trails in the world
Confirming the Jeep® brand’s place as the leader in 4×4 innovation and off-road capability, the Trail Rated®badge signifies that any Jeep vehicle wearing it has been tested to perform in five categories of off-road conditions including: traction, ground clearance, maneuverability, articulation and water fording+.
Grand Cherokee is Trail Rated when it’s properly equipped for off-road use with the Off-Road Adventure I Group or the Off-Road Adventure II Group – two ready-made groups of components designed to work as systems for your adventures.
Up to 7,400-pound towing capability.
When properly equipped, Grand Cherokee can tow a Best-in-Class+ 7,400-pounds+. Additionally, its Trailer Sway Control (TSC) reduces trailer sway and improves handling in adverse towing conditions caused by crosswinds, traffic and improper weight distribution on the trailer. When an excessively swaying trailer is recognized by the system, the TSC automatically kicks into action.Other features available include: Trailer Tow Group IV.