Externally, the new Jeep Cherokee, which in the US was previously known under the name of Liberty, was radically different design compared to its predecessor. The car is now more like a model and a larger Compass Grand Cherokee 2014.
Packaging and prices Jeep Cherokee 2012.
|2.4 Sport FWD AT||$45,500||2.4 petrol (177 hp)||Automatic (9)||front|
|2.4 Sport AWD AT||$47,700||2.4 petrol (177 hp)||Automatic (9)||full|
|2.4 Longitude AWD AT||$50,000||2.4 petrol (177 hp)||Automatic (9)||full|
|2.4 Trailhawk AWD AT||$55,500||2.4 petrol (177 hp)||Automatic (9)||full|
|2.4 Limited AWD AT||$56,600||2.4 petrol (177 hp)||Automatic (9)||full|
|3.2 Limited AWD AT||$64,400||3.2 petrol (272 hp)||Automatic (9)||full|
|2.0D Limited AWD AT||$64,400||2.0 petrol (170 hp)||Automatic (9)||full|
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But this SUV has a completely original design Chuck: branded grille was bent in the middle, and head optics is designed as a narrow elongated sections that are not peculiar to any one of the models for the Jeep. Not all fans of the brand came to taste the style of the new Jeep Cherokee 2012, but the company countered that the appearance of the SUV get “amusing”, and its unusual allow to remain relevant for several years. The basis of the new products has laid down the chassis from the hatchback Alfa Romeo Giulietta, which also built the compact sedan Dodge Dart. This course led to the Cherokee SUV easier, more efficient and more enjoyable to drive.
The base engine for the model was the 2.4-liter four-cylinder gasoline engine family Tigershark MultiAir 2, borrowed from the group Fiat. It develops 186 hp and maximum torque of 232 Nm. A couple of his 274-hp (324 Nm) V6 Pentastar working volume of 3.2 liters. Both engines are aggregated paired with the latest nine-automatic transmission. For Jeep Cherokee (2012) provides three options-wheel drive system. The simplest version of the Active Drive I connects the rear axle if necessary. Under normal driving conditions, the SUVs is a front wheel drive.
The second option Active Drive II has a mode of 4-Low, intended for slow movement on the road and towing a trailer. Upon activation of this mode is locked center differential, the role played by multi-plate clutch. In this version of the Cherokee has increased by 25 mm ground clearance. Finally, the most advanced system called Jeep Active Drive Lock, based on the previous version, implies the possibility of a full locking rear differential for serious off-road assault.
Depending on the configuration, the instrument panel in the cabin of the new Jeep Cherokee (2012) may have a 3.5-inch TFT-LCD, a large 7-inch color screen. Plus additional 5-inch multimedia system Uconnect Access (optional has a diagonal of 8.4 inches) is located on the center console.
Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk.
Along with the usual display of Cherokee in 2014 in New York and presented new products special version called Trailhawk, oriented trained drivers. This car has a modified bumper with larger angles of entry and exit, on the other discs more “toothy” tires and increased to 221 mm clearance.
The equipment Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk includes a complete set of locks the transmission and tow hooks. The date of start of sales of new products and cost information yet.
The European version of the new Jeep Cherokee.
Both externally and within the car practically does not differ from the overseas version. The main difference is reduced to the range of available powertrains, including buyers from the EU will offer a 2.0-liter diesel Multijet II with the “start/stop”. It is available in versions with 140 and 170 hp, peak torque but they have the same and is 350 Nm.
This more modest motor put 6-speed manual and 170-hp engine paired with agergatiruetsya nine-gun. Last relies also 3.2-liter petrol “six” Pentastar with 272 hp impact and 315 Nm. The initial price of the car with front-wheel drive is $45,500, and for the AWD version of the same engine will lay out a minimum of $47,700. The top version with 272-strong unit will cost $64,400. All versions are equipped with 9-band gun.