2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overview
What’s New for the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee
For 2014, Jeep has added a revolutionary turbocharged diesel V6 to the Grand Cherokee’s engine lineup, and the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee boasts refreshed exterior styling.
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Exterior
The Grand Cherokee has undergone a slight refresh for 2014. An aggressively-shaped front grille now sets the tone for the versatile midsize SUV, and standard 17-inch alloy wheels help to provide a more agile and athletic stance.
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Performance
The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee boasts a number of powertrain options, including a base 3.6-liter V6 that produces 290 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. For more power, drivers can opt for the available 5.7-liter V8, which pumps out 360 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque. New to the Grand Cherokee lineup for the 2014 model year is the turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 that generates 240 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque. There is also a 6.4-liter V8 that is exclusive to the SRT trip and cranks out 470 horsepower and 465 lb-ft of torque.
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Efficiency
The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee’s best fuel economy is found in the diesel V6, which returns 21 mpg city and 30 mpg highway. The Grand Cherokee’s base V6 returns 17 mpg city and 24 mpg highway, while the 5.7-liter V8 returns 14 mpg city and 20 mpg highway. Not surprisingly, the SRT’s V8 ranks lowest at 13 mpg city and 19 mpg highway.
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Interior
The 2014 Grand Cherokee boast a ruggedly handsome interior that is accented by available technologies, including an 8.4-inch touchscreen with navigation, a Wi-Fi hotspot, smartphone app integration, rear Blu-ray entertainment system with HDMI inputs, and a 19-speaker Harman Kardon sound system.
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Safety
Standard safety features in the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee include traction and stability control, antilock disc brakes, hill ascent control, and a comprehensive suite of airbags. Forward collision warning, blind spot monitoring, and rear cross-path detection are also available.