The all-new Jeep Grand Cherokee L is an impressive 4×4 vehicle that is an amalgamation of comfort, adventure, and performance. This full-sized SUV has dynamic 4×4 capabilities, thanks to its Selec-Terrain traction management system, Quadra-Trac I, Quadra-Trac II and Quadra-Drive II, and Quadra-Lift air suspension. Besides off-road capabilities, the SUV also has the superior on-road refinement to offer composed on-road dynamics.
The SUV has been built on new architecture and has undergone a redesign in terms of exterior and interior. The all-new Jeep Grand Cherokee L provides utmost safety to the occupants, thanks to its cutting-edge safety features. To provide a smooth drive on uneven terrains, the vehicle also has a wide array of driver-assistance technologies.
Following is a detailed review of the design, performance, safety features, and driver-assistance technologies of the all-new Jeep Grand Cherokee L.
Design of the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L
The all-new Jeep Grand Cherokee L has a highly versatile design that exudes style and a sporty stance. The interior provides comfort and convenience to the occupant during their journey, be it on-road or off-road.
Exterior Design Specifications
The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L boasts a rugged exterior that gives it a commanding presence on the road. The sculpted curves on the body and tapered roof offer better aerodynamics and give a stylish look to the vehicle. To complement the classy element of the exterior, the motorists have more than a dozen wheel options. The standard offered are 21-inch wheels with a Summit Reserve Package.
The front fascia of the vehicle has a forward-tipped grille that further enhances the length of the hood. The illumination system includes ultra-slim headlamps that provide unique signature lighting that sets into Gloss Black bezels, and slim horizontal fog lamps, allowing the adventure vehicle to be visible day and night.
The LED taillamps are sleek and high set visually distributing the proportions of the rear and reinforcing the technical aspects of the vehicle. Just below the taillamps is a unique character line that extends to the sides of the SUV uniting the body side and rear harmoniously. The rear also has a redesigned fascia along with LED fog lamps that complement the front fascia.
The vehicle’s Quadra-Lift feature allows an additional ground clearance of 4.17 inches (106mm) supported by four-corner air springs and the crawl ratio is 44:1. This provides an air-cushioned, premium ride to the occupants.
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Interior Design Specifications
On the inside, the vehicle has a three-row seating arrangement that can accommodate up to 7 people. The first-row seats have power 16-way adjustable position with memory and lumbar support. This feature is available on Overland and standard on Summit trim. The cabin of the Jeep is spacious providing sufficient legroom even in the second row. There is also sufficient cargo space that is useful for occupants when taking a long journey.
The driver-centric cabin also houses a digital cluster that can be controlled via the multi-function controls mounted on the steering wheel with paddle shifters. The standard provides a leather-wrapped Absolute Oak steering wheel, whereas the motorist can get a Waxed Walnut wood accent with the Summit Reserve Package. The console of the cabin also boasts a new look with a glossy piano black finish.
The all-new Jeep Grand Cherokee L provides a variety of infotainment features to facilitate the occupants and keep them entertained throughout the journey. The driver-centric cabin has a 10.1-inch touchscreen that links to the Uconnect system. The connectivity options include integration with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, which allow occupants to connect the vehicle with their smartphones for music, calls, etc. Moreover, the 10.25-inch frameless digital gauge cluster has about two dozen different menus for the occupants, these include driver-assist technologies such as drowsy driver detection, night vision, adaptive cruise control, highway assist, and speed limit traffic signs display (if equipped).
Performance Features of the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L
The 2021 Grand Cherokee L 4×4 is a front-axle disconnect that reduces the drag on the driveline and improves fuel economy. The all-new Jeep Grand Cherokee L comes equipped with V6 and V8 engine variants paired with 8-speed automatic transmission.
The standard engine is an all-aluminum 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine, that can produce 290 horsepower and 257 lb-ft. of torque. The Pentastar V-6 engine has a fuel-saving engine start-stop (ESS) technology offering the vehicle a driving range of nearly 500 miles. The powerful V6 engine variant has a towing capacity of up to 6,200 pounds.
The 5.7-liter V-8 engine can produce 357 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque that is delivered over a broad powerband. The engine delivers efficiency and performance, thanks to its VVT and Fuel Saver Technology (cylinder deactivation). The driving range for this engine variant is not available. The powerful V8 engine variant has a towing capacity of up to 7,200 pounds.
Safety Features and driver-assistance Systems
The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L provides the occupants with utmost safety, thanks to its advanced safety features. The vehicle is said to provide over 110 security features to facilitate the occupants during their journey. The off-road SUV also provides cutting-edge driver-assistance to provide a smooth driving dynamic even on uneven terrains.
Here are some of the prominent safety features and driver-assistance technologies that are available in the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L.
- Standard Forward Collision
- Active Lane Management
- Blind Spot Monitoring with Cross Path
- Automatic Emergency Braking and
- Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop and Go across the entire line-up of trims.
- Hill Control Descent
- Drowsy Driver Detection
- Night Vision
- Highway Assist
- Speed Limit Traffic Signs Display (optional)
Price of the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L in the UAE
The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L is an impressive full-sized off-road SUV that is now available in UAE. The vehicle has dynamic off-road capabilities and on-road refinements that ensure a smooth driving experience. The vehicle’s safety features, and driver-assistance technologies assure the occupants are always facilitated during their journey. The starting price of the all-new Jeep Grand Cherokee L in the UAE is AED 129,900. The price may vary depending on the technologies and trim levels that are selected by the motorists.