The most awarded SUV ever continues to lead the SUV segment in performance and innovation. New for this year the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Diesel will debut with best-in-class fuel economy. The 3.0 Liter EcoDiesel V6 engine has an estimated MPG rating of 22 in the city and 30 MPG on the highway for the two wheel drive model. The 4X4 models have an estimated MPG of 21 in the city and 28 on the highway.
Other improvements for the 2014 model year include a lower crawl ratio for the 8-speed automatic transmission, a new 8.4-inch touchscreen display, a new Eco Mode and a new refined exterior design. The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee is available in four models including the Laredo, Limited, Overland and the Summit. The new EcoDiesel engine is available on the Limited, Overland and Summit models.
3.0 Liter Diesel V6 Specifications
Jeep fans have been asking for a diesel powered Grand Cherokee and Jeep has delivered with the new 3.0 Liter EcoDiesel V6. The new diesel powertrain pounds out 240 horsepower with an amazing 420 lb-ft of torque. Capable of towing 7,400 lbs the diesel powertrain is ready to haul your toys. The diesel engine also utilizes clean-diesel technology to help lower CO2 emissions.
When you combine the new 8-speed automatic transmission with the 3.0 Liter Diesel V6 not only will you enjoy increased fuel efficiency but you will take advantage of enhanced off road capabilities as well. Paired together the powertrain provides a lower 44.1:1 crawl ratio. This lower crawl ratio improves off road capabilities in rough terrain.
Whether you are shopping for a SUV for the suburban lifestyle or you want it all including the great outdoors the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee with the new EcoDiesel engine continues to lead the pack. Take advantage of more than sixty advanced safety and security features coupled with the driving comfort and performance of the Jeep Grand Cherokee.
When you are ready to test drive the new Jeep Grand Cherokee visit Lone Star Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram for a great selection including the new diesel powered models. Remember, our Free Lifetime Powertrain Warranty and Free Oil Changes for the first 50,000 miles of ownership are included with every new Jeep we sell.