The one-of-a-kind fifth-generation Jeep Grand Cherokee continues its impressive awards streak, as it has earned a top spot on Autotrader.com’s “Best New Cars for 2022” list. Recognized nationwide as being one of the most feature-rich offerings of the new year, it is one of the most awarded SUVs in history.
The impressive lineup for the year includes a brand-new two-row, 4Xe plug-in hybrid, and the first-ever 3-row Grand Cherokee model. This list of Best New Cars is made up of a dozen vehicles hand-picked by the seasoned experts at Autotrader, who got together and tested new models while offering a high level of praise for this one with the ability to explore the type of living and breathing that begins right where the pavement ends. This year introduced a new plug-in hybrid powertrain, and the first-ever Grand Cherokee 4Xe is now set to deliver an estimated 25 miles of all-electric range with a combined driving range of more than 470 miles.
The 4Xe battery pack, 2.0-turbocharged, 4-cylinder engine and TorqueFlite 8-speed automatic transmission that lays down maximum efficiency and class-leading capability. All Jeep Grand Cherokee 4X4 models with Limited and above trims now come standard with the class-leading Selec-Terrain traction management system, which provides Auto, Sport, Snow, Mud, and Sand modes to provide optimized settings for any road conditions!
With premium styling and craftsmanship both inside and out, the Jeep Grand Cherokee now boasts more than 110 advanced safety and security features, including a 360-degree surround view, drowsy driver detection, and night vision cameras. Other class-leading technologies include a 10.25-inch front passenger screen, rear-monitoring camera system, rear-seat entertainment displays with built-in Amazon Fire TV, and an available premium 19-speaker, 950-watt Mcintosh premium audio setup. We have long loved Autotrader for making the car shopping experience simple, and fun for today’s knowledgeable shopper looking to find their ideal match.
Jeep is built on 80 years of legendary heritage and remains as the authentic SUV brand that brings versatility, capability, and craftsmanship to those who love the journey enjoyed from taking the road less traveled. This brand’s legendary capability is enhanced by a sparked global electrification initiative that is now transforming 4Xe into a new 4X4 while pursuing the brand’s ultimate vision of accomplishing Zero Emissions. By 2025, each Jeep SUV has pledged to be electrified, securing our Earth’s future by relying on power that is clean-sourced, strong, and resilient.