Jeep is speaking about a number of the new know-how it’s becoming into the 2022 Grand Cherokee L. The automotive producer is cramming new know-how and connectivity into the car for drivers and passengers. Jeep can also be speaking up new exterior colours and new styling packages accessible later within the mannequin yr.
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For a few years automotive producers, together with Jeep, have put know-how into their autos, sometimes specializing in the rear seat passengers. Definitely, built-in screens within the headrests or overhead in lots of SUVs have been round for a very long time to maintain each adults and youngsters within the again seats occupied on lengthy journeys. Nonetheless, entrance passenger seat occupants have been ignored.
Jeep is altering that with a brand new 10.25-inch entrance passenger interactive show. The display screen is supposed to permit the entrance passenger seat occupant to supply co-pilot help with navigation, digicam viewing, and to supply visible leisure. Jeep is obvious that the segment-exclusive 10.25-inch entrance passenger display screen, mounted on the dashboard, can be a late availability merchandise.
The sprint display screen for the entrance passenger is proscribed to particular trims, together with the Restricted, Overland, and Summit fashions as an possibility. The display screen is normal on the high-end Summit Reserve mannequin. Jeep continues to care for rear-seat passengers with accessible twin 10.1-inch high-definition rear-seat leisure shows which have built-in Amazon Fireplace TV.
By integrating Fireplace TV, on lengthy journeys, followers will be capable to stream movies from varied streaming providers, play video games, take heed to music, and obtain further content material on the street. Fireplace TV connectivity is offered by way of an in-vehicle Wi-Fi hotspot or by way of a tethered smartphone or hotspot. The rear seat leisure system additionally has 16 gigabytes of built-in storage to obtain content material for viewing on the street. Nonetheless, due to the software program and working system for the leisure system, solely 9 gigabytes is out there for every rear show.
The rear seat leisure system permits every display screen to view the identical content material or watch particular person content material. Jeep ships the system with two voice remotes with Alexa. The twin 10.1-inch HD rear leisure shows can be a late availability merchandise just like the passenger display screen. They are going to be accessible as an possibility on Restricted, Overland, and Summit fashions. Entrance and rear passenger screens do have HDMI ports. The entrance passenger display screen can management content material for the screens within the again, perfect for folks attempting to care for youngsters on a protracted street journey.
New Exterior Packages
Jeep can also be rolling out new exterior packages for the 2022 Grand Cherokee L. The brand new packages embody a brand new Restricted Black and Summit Excessive Altitude bundle bringing new look objects to the outside of the SUV. The Restricted Black bundle contains 20-inch gloss black aluminum wheels, whereas the Summit Excessive Altitude bundle options 21-inch gloss black wheels. Each packages characteristic gloss black exterior accents and badging, gloss black roof rails and distinctive seven-slot grilles. Each of these packages can be late availability.
Jeep has additionally confirmed a trio of recent exterior colours for the 2022 Grand Cherokee L. Nonetheless, a number of the colours are unique to explicit trim ranges. One of many colours is known as Ember, and it will likely be accessible for Restricted, Overland, Summit, and Summit Reserve. One other shade accessible on those self same trim ranges is known as Midnight Sky. Lastly, Hydro Blue rounds out the trio of recent colours and is out there on Overland, Summit, and Summit Reserve.
Different Automobile Particulars
For 2022, the Grand Cherokee L comes normal with a 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine paired with an eight-speed automated transmission for all fashions. Patrons purchasing for the Overland or Summit trims can get an optionally available 5.7-liter V-8 paired with the identical automated transmission. The V-6 engine makes 293 horsepower and 260 pound-foot of torque. The V8 produces 357 horsepower and 390 pound-foot of torque.
Overland and Summit fashions characteristic normal Quadra-Carry air suspension changing the traditional coil springs at every wheel, including as much as 4.17 inches of raise to the SUV. The SUV is out there in 4WD with totally different 4WD programs relying on the mannequin chosen. Most trims come normal with rear-wheel drive. Irrespective of which drive system the client chooses, all can tow 6200 kilos when fitted with the usual V6. Automobiles optioned with 4WD and the V-8 can tow 7200 kilos.
Irrespective of which engine is chosen, neither of the massive SUVs is especially fuel-efficient. A 2WD V6 mannequin is rated for 19 MPG within the metropolis, 26 MPG on the freeway, and 21 MPG mixed. A V-6 4WD will get 18 MPG within the metropolis, 25 MPG on the freeway, and 21 MPG mixed. The V8 is just accessible with 4WD and is rated for 14 MPG within the metropolis, 22 MPG on the freeway, and 17 MPG mixed.
Pricing for the 2022 Grand Cherokee L begins at $38,890 for the Laredo, $45,210 for the Restricted, $54,805 for the Overland, $58,865 for the Summit and $60,865 for the Summit Reserve. Jeep has supplied no pricing particulars on the brand new passenger know-how or styling packages.