Jeep brand, which operates under the Chrysler company, or FCA Group, has significantly improved its models in the last period. Specific advantages are achieved in the field of fuel economy or CO2 emissions. The latest improvement is related to the 2016 Jeep Cherokee SUV, which was given a new upgraded engine.
The largest model of Jeep brand, Grand Cherokee, has fantastic powerful, efficient, and economical engines. The same situation is with the 2016 Jeep Cherokee model, which is a leader in its class. The existing engine range has been updated with a brand new 2.2-liter Multijet II diesel engine.
2016 Jeep Cherokee Specs
A model with a new engine is intended for customers in the European market. On this market has been successfully selling models with diesel generators, which are very effective and economical. All engines in the range have Euro 6 standard. The new 2.2-liter Multijet II diesel engine is offered in two versions, with 185 horsepower and 200 horsepower. Both versions have the same maximum torque of 440 Nm. The new engine is combined with a 9-speed automatic transmission. Compared with the old engine, it is 25% more torque with reduced fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.
A version with 185 horsepower from 0 to 100 km/h in 8.8 seconds, while the maximum vehicle speed is 201 km/h. Average fuel consumption is 5.7 l/100 km, while CO2 emissions are 150 g/km. More powerful version develops 200 hp at 3,500 rpm and 440 Nm at 2,500 rpm. Acceleration to 100 km/h takes 8.5 seconds and a top speed of 204 km/h. Average fuel consumption is 5.7 l/100 km with CO2 emissions of 150 g/km.
Besides the new diesel engine, 2016 Jeep Cherokee offers another outstanding diesel engine. It is a 2.0-liter Multijet II turbo-diesel engine with 140 horsepower and 350 Nm of torque at 1,750 rpm.
For customers in the US market, 2016 Jeep Cherokee offers three exceptional petrol engines. These are the 2.4-liter MultiAir I4, 2.4-liter MultiAir PZEV I4 and 3.2-liter V6 24-valve VVT engine, with, start/stop system. With these engines is offered 9-speed automatic transmission. With all engines, which offers a 2016 Jeep Cherokee is available FWD and AWD drive systems.
Price of 2016 Jeep Cherokee
Depending on the level of equipment that owns the vehicle, the vehicle price ranges from $ 23,000 to $ 30.300. 2016 Jeep Cherokee is offered in five versions with different levels of equipment. Sport version costs $ 23,000 FWD, or $ 25,000 for AWD, Latitude costs $ 24.900 for FWD, or $ 26.900 AWD. 2016 Cherokee Altitude FWD has a price of $ 25.500, while the AWD version costs $ 27.500, and the version with the highest level of equipment Limited has a price of $ 28.800 FWD or AWD $ 30.800. 2016 Cherokee Trailhawk AWD costs $ 30.300.