In the event you’re opting for the New 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee over the practically equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip right to the New 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee. You get a much better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, however the New 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee happens to be certainly one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the New 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee offers ruggedness and excessive towing capability that solely this kind of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing gives traction when you want it most.
The New 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee, nonetheless, also has some flaws generally associated with this kind of vehicle. Cargo house is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gasoline. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the New 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee’s trip and driving expertise start to fall in step with extra fashionable vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d suggest testing the New 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, however it has the next maximum towing capacity and superior cargo house and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package deal adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting models at extra price. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the New 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The New 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee additionally provides power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the New 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee contemporary by including a budget-conscious Standard Edition Worth Bundle as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury New 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee, which pushes the New 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and may be had in long wheelbase Suburban type as nicely, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.