Chilliwack, BC: Choose Your Powertrain on the 2021 Jeep Cherokee

May 24,2022

Available in eight unique trim levels, the new 2021 Jeep Cherokee can be fitted with one of three engines. Every model comes with a 9-speed automatic transmission and 4WD except for the base Sport. This one may also be fitted with FWD.   Starting with the standard 2.4-litre Tigershark MultiAir Inline-4, this unit delivers 180 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque. Next is the first available motor known as the well-rounded 3.2-litre Pentastar V6. Using Variable Valve Timing (VVT) an Engine Stop/Start (ESS) technology, it generates 271 hp and 239 lb-ft of torque.   Finally, you may also opt for the turbocharged 2.0-litre DOHC Inline-4 with ESS on the Altitude and Limited. Pushing out 270 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque, the maximum towing capacity is capped at about 907 kg (2,000 lbs).   While the precise numbers may vary slightly, the average fuel economy is estimated at around 10.2 L/100 km (23 mpg) in the city and 7.6 L/100 km (31 mpg) on the highway. This small SUV is brilliant for daily driving, road trips, and adventures in the wild!   Are you ready to slip behind the wheel of a 2021 Jeep Cherokee? Get in touch with our team of agents today to schedule an appointment.