Two different engines are available this year for the 2017 Cherokee. The standard equipment includes a 2.4-liter Tigershark inline-four-cylinder engine that produces 184 horsepower and 171 lb-ft of torque. The other available engine is a 3.2-liter Pentastar V-6 that produces 271 horsepower and 239 lb-ft of torque.
Fuel efficiency is one of the most important factors in deciding on a new vehicle these days. The standard engine of the Cherokee earns an estimated 21 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway. The V-6 engine option offers 21 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway, making for money savings on fuel no matter which engine you choose.
The 2017 Jeep Cherokee has an available 8.4-inch UConnect enabled touch screen infotainment system. Should you choose a Cherokee with this feature, you gain access to navigation information, an HD radio, and other exciting apps from the convenience of your center console. Standard features include USB and auxiliary connections for your electronic devices.
A number of exciting features are available for those looking to take advantage of the latest in automotive technology. The 2017 Jeep Cherokee has room for up to five passengers in comfortable cloth-trimmed seating. Rear seats fold forward to allow for extra cargo space, and the rear hatch makes it easy to load larger items in the back.
Check out the list below to read about other optional features in the 2017 Jeep Cherokee: