The 2016 auto shows have brought with them a number of great new model releases such as those of the 2017 RAM Power Wagon and the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica, each revealed at the Detroit and Chicago Auto Shows. Jeep has made its appearance at the New York International Auto Show with the debut of Jeep’s new off-road model, the 2017 Grand Cherokee Trailhawk and also a new luxury model, the 2017 Grand Cherokee Summit.
Though not the Hellcat powered Jeep Grand Cherokee fans are still waiting on, the 2017 Grand Cherokee Trailhawk and Summit offer fans the best in off-road performance and luxury features available in an SUV. As a whole, the Jeep Grand Cherokee is one of most awarded SUV ever with best-in-class fuel economy, high performance 4×4 systems and an engine offering an unmatched driving range.
The 2017 Grand Cherokee Trailhawk
In response to the high demand for Jeep’s Cherokee and Renegade Trailhawk models, the brand expanded the Trailhawk lineup to include the 2017 Grand Cherokee Trailhawk. For this new model, the Grand Cherokee has standard Jeep’s Quadra-Drive II 4×4 system with rear Electronic Limited Slip Differential, Selec-Speed Control, Skid Plates and a unique version of the model’s Quadra-Lift Air Suspension.
Jeep Releases a Hellcat-Powered Wrangler
At the 2016 Easter Jeep Safari, Jeep revealed a number of concept Jeeps. All of the models shown having unique features backed by Jeep performance technologies, but none had the power reserved for the Jeep Wrangler. This Jeep is equipped with a Hellcat engine, the same engine put in Dodge Chargers and Challengers.
The seven slot Jeep grille preludes the Trailhawk’s design elements which include Trailhawk-signature red tow hooks, 18 or 20 inch Goodyear Adventure off-road tires and new Trailhawk and trail rated badges.
Inside the 2017 Grand Cherokee Trailhawk, drivers will find a unique black interior that features leather and suede seats, red accent stitching, gun metal finishes and a Trailhawk badge adorned steering wheel.
2017 Grand Cherokee Trailhawk Colors
- Redline Red
- Billet Silver
- Bright White
- Granite Crystal
- Velvet Red
- Diamond Black Crystal
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit
Packed with Jeep’s legendary performance features, the 2017 Grand Cherokee Summit takes things one step further with luxurious options surpassing the amenities of other full-size SUV’s. On the exterior the Summit features a newly designed front fascia, grille and 20-inch polish aluminum wheels.
For its luxurious interior, the 2017 Grand Cherokee Summit has a full-wrap Laguna leather interior available in four color schemes: Indigo and Ski Gray, Black, Brown and Dark Sienna Brown. The Summit model also is appointed with Harmon/Kardon 19-speaker Audio System, auto-power fold mirrors, Blind Spot Detection, Lane Departure Warning and Parallel/Perpendicular Park Assist.
2017 Grand Cherokee Summit Colors
- Light Brown Stone
- True Blue
- Bright White
- Ivory Pearl
- Granite Crystal
- Velvet Red Diamond Black Crystal
- Luxury Brown
These exciting new models will arrive at dealerships late summer of 2016. To keep informed about Jeep’s model releases and on sale dates, stay tuned to Parks Motors.