Concern FCA introduced a modification of the SUV Jeep Grand Cherokee S, designed specifically for the European market. The model received a slightly different decor and small changes in the technical stuffing.
A distinctive feature of the S-version is the black-colored inserts on the bumpers, 20-inch wheels, thresholds, and nameplates, with the cutouts of the radiator grille, the edging of the side windows and the twin branch pipes of the exhaust system are covered with dark chrome.
In the interior of the new Jeep Grand Cherokee S 2018-2019, there are decorative inserts made of ebony and metal, and the seats are covered with perforated Nappa leather. The SUV is equipped with an 8.4-inch touchscreen modern multimedia system with support for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. For music, the 506-watt Alpine audio system with active noise cancellation function here.
As for the technical changes, the modification with the “S” index has a sports suspension, while the range of power units remained unchanged. The basic here is a 3.0-liter V6 diesel with a power of 250 hp. Petrol engines are represented by the 3.6-liter “six”, which develops 286 “horses”, and also 352-strong “eight” with a working volume of 5.7 liters.
All engines work in conjunction with an eight-speed automatic. Plus, the car received a permanent four-wheel drive Quadra-Drive II with rear self-locking differential, lowering and Selec-Terrain with five operating modes.
The list of Jeep Grand Cherokee S equipment includes a car parker, heated and ventilated front seats, as well as a rear view camera and a panoramic roof. At European dealers, the modification will appear in the first quarter of 2018. There is no information on the price, but it is expected that the surcharge will not be large.