2019 Jeep Cherokee near Cape Girardeau MO
Whether you plan to do most of your driving on flat pavement or a little further off of the beaten path, the 2019 Jeep Cherokee's five trim levels offer something for everyone. Crossover shoppers looking for a base model that won't break the bank but that still provides plenty of off-road ability and amenities like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto will want to give the 2019 Jeep Cherokee Latitude a try. Crossover shoppers looking for class-leading off-road ability will want to take the 2019 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk for a spin.
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Engine Options and Off-Road Performance
Crossover shoppers interested in the 2019 Jeep Cherokee will have their choice of three available engine options including a brand-new addition for this model year. Coming standard on all trim levels is a 2.4-liter MultiAir2 Tigershark four-cylinder engine mated to a nine-speed transmission system. The 2.4-liter engine is rated at a healthy 180 horsepower and 170 pound-feet of torque that offers plenty of off-road ready power without sacrificing on fuel efficiency.
A 3.2-liter Pentastar V6 engine is available as an optional add-on for each trim level on the 2019 Jeep Cherokee. The 3.2-liter engine is also paired with the same nine-speed automatic transmission system as the 2.4-liter engine and is rated at 271 horsepower and 239 pound-feet of torque.
Brand-new for the 2019 model year is a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline engine that offers the most power of all three options with 270 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque. Like the engines listed above, the 2.0-liter engine prioritizes fuel economy and utilizes an engine start/stop system that seamlessly stops the engine during idling and turns it back on when the accelerator is pressed.
All 2019 Jeep Cherokee models are equipped with a rear-axle disconnect system that automatically switches between two and four-wheel drive, dependent on need, to maximize fuel efficiency. Depending on trim level, 2019 Jeep Cherokee drivers will be utilizing either the Jeep Active Drive I, Jeep Active Drive II, or Jeep Active Drive Lock 4x4 systems which all come with Selec-Terrain traction control to maintain performance on flat pavement or rocky and uneven ground alike.