The 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee follows the same path with strong looks, enhanced interior, and almost endless options. The 2013 Grand Cherokee looks great and weighs nearly five thousand pounds. Classic Jeep front grille, automatic halogen headlights with fog lights, Acoustic glass, alloy wheels and 17-inch fresh sets. The list of outside options is quite extensive and includes HID headlamps, roof rails, skid plates under the body, chrome parts and huge alloy wheels 18 and 20 inches. Overall, the look of the Grand Cherokee is thinner than anything else previously made by Jeep, which speaks to the new, more docile gestures road Grand Cherokee.
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Interior
The interior of the 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee is unique, near-luxury level. Cloth is standard on the seating surfaces, but there are several leather options are available in many colors and patterns. The decorative pieces are well put together, the consisting of wood, leather and the soft-touch plastics. Several features come standard on the 2013 Grand Cherokee: radio/CD player, multifunction steering wheel/telescopic positions, air conditioning, Uconnect, and push button start. It also has heated seats, automatic climate control, navigation system, and several sound systems first level.
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Engine
The 2013 Grand Cherokee gets one of the three available engines. The base engine is a 290 horsepower Chrysler, 3.6-liter V-6 that makes 260 pounds -feet of torque, and is paired with the five speed automatic transmission. The V6 offers the economy of the group, checking in at 17/23 mpg city/highway. The mid-range model has a larger, 360- horsepower, 5.7-liter V-8 making 390 pounds -feet of torque. The V8 is mated to the 6-speed automatic and returns 14/20 mpg city/highway. Topping the range is the Grand Cherokee SRT8 and Jeep performance oriented with a monstrous 470 horsepower, 6.4-liter V-8 making 465 pounds -feet of torque combined with a more robust five-speed automatic. This combination returns a less than stellar 12/18 mpg city/highway.
In 2011, the Grand Cherokee changed to the four-wheel independent suspension, but did not completely crossed over to the land. Still has the standard rear wheel drive and plenty of off- road capability. There are at least three sets of four-wheel drive offered, each with different characteristics that become more and more robust. The two main systems, Quadra -Trac II and Quadra -Drive II offers the Selec-Terrain system, in which the driver to select the current field and the suspension/transmission adapt to different conditions, either in the sand/mud, rocks or snow.
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Safety
According to the IIHS, the 2013 Grand Cherokee is a very safe receiving a coveted Top Safety Pick car. The 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee standard safety features you would expect are all included: six airbags, traction control, anti-lock disc brakes, the active head restraints. Other electronic aids are also available and include hill- start assist, declining attendance, and parking sensors.