New 2016 Jeep Cherokee at Pearson Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram for Richmond, VA
The Cherokee was released in 2014, and it was instantly received with high praise due to its ability to merge the functionality of a crossover with on-road refinement and the capability to go off-road. The model will appeal to a wide range of drivers due to its high level of versatility. Its great low price and well-rounded equipment features have made it a strong competitor within the growing compact-crossover segment. For 2016 the Cherokee has gained some excellent new technology features, with the Uconnect system offering even more ways to support drivers and reduce distractions. iPhone users will be pleased to find Siri Eyes Free with the Uconnect system, and drivers will be extra comfortable and informed with revisions made to the steering-column position, front seats, and instrument cluster.
Under the Cherokee's Hood
Drivers will have their choice between five different trim levels when they purchase their Cherokee. Four of these levels - the Sport, Latitude, Altitude, and Limited - have a standard front-wheel drive system. All of these trim levels can be equipped with four-wheel drive, which is the standard system on the rugged and off-road ready Trailhawk model. Drivers will be able to enhance their drive for specific environments, with Jeep providing selectable modes. Every configuration of the Cherokee will have a nine-speed automatic transmission that offers smooth shifting, improved efficiency, and a powerful performance. There are two engines available, with the standard being a 2.4-liter inline-4 that offers 184 horsepower and 171 lb-ft of torque. The optional 3.2-liter V6 delivers 239 lb-ft of torque and 271 horsepower.
Design of Jeep Cherokee
As previously stated, there are five great trim levels to choose from. But those levels will only just get you started when it comes to customizing your Cherokee, as Jeep offers a range of packages and standalone features, not to mention a wide assortment of aftermarket parts and accessories from Mopar. Jeep, however, has ensured that every customer will be thrilled even if they stick with the base Sport level. Some of the highlights found on every Cherokee include a 5-inch Uconnect infotainment touchscreen, as well as SD, USB, and auxiliary ports. Hands-free operation is provided through Bluetooth, and drivers can stay in touch with their vehicle's performance with the 3.5-inch full-color driver information display. Available features that you can equip include an upgraded 8.4-inch Uconnect system, a CommandView dual-pane panoramic sunroof, and leather upholstery. The Trailhawk model will also provide drivers with off-road parts and modifications, like an enhanced ride height and skidplates.
Is there any way to organize or enhance my cargo space?
Jeep offers a convenient cargo management system which will help you to get the most out of the cargo space in the rear of the Cherokee. This system will provide you with a cargo mat, collapsible cooler, cargo bin, and pet kennel. It will also feature a first aid kit, emergency kit, and off-road accessory kit.
Can I apply for financing without coming in?
Absolutely! Applying for financing online before you come in is a great way to get started on the car buying process, and it will even help you to properly budget. You can find our information on applying online in our finance center. Finance Center
Do you have any Cherokees currently in stock?
We have a great inventory of the 2016 Cherokee in a wide range of configurations. You can find our 2016 Jeep Cherokee inventory right here!
One of the most important features of the Jeep Cherokee is that is has a great range of safety features, making it ideal for small families, or anybody who wants peace of mind during their daily drive. Every Cherokee will feature standard safety accessories like hill-start assist, 10 airbags, traction control, and electronic stability control. Many driver assistance features are also available to provide enhanced visibility. If you would like to learn more about why the 2016 Jeep Cherokee is a fantastic and versatile compact crossover, contact us today at Pearson Chrysler Jeep Dodge!