New 2016 Jeep Cherokee at Dulles Motorcars of Leesburg in Leesburg, VA
Jeeps have been made for over seventy years, and have experienced many renovations during their time to appeal to prospective buyers' needs and wants. The 2016 Jeep Cherokee is a very capable, mid-size sport utility vehicle (SUV). Did you know that the Cherokee was named Four Wheeler Magazine's "2015 Four Wheeler of the Year"? And that throughout 2014 over two million spectacular Cherokees were sold in North American dealerships? There are additional new features for the 2016 Cherokee: Rhino Clear Coat and Light Brownstone exterior colors, a partially-changed steering column tilt, slightly-renovated front seating and a somewhat different instrument cluster. Siri Eyes Free, Do-Not Disturb and Drag and Drop are new elements of technology that will be available with touchscreen-equipped Cherokees. The 2016 Cherokee is likely to make its appearance on sales floors by 2015's third quarter. The Cherokee is assembled at the FCA Toledo Assembly Plant in Toledo, Ohio. Available models for the year include the Trail-Rated Trailhawk, Sport, Latitude and Limited. Continue reading to learn more about how the amazing 2016 Cherokee could be your next vehicle!
How it's Powered
The 2016 Cherokee is about what it does for the people it transports! You may be able to drive 500 miles on one tank of gas. The Jeep Cherokee will give you up to 31 miles per gallon (mpg) highway. The fuel tank will hold up to 15.8 gallons of the stuff that will transport you to the destination. When you do not need to have 4x4 capability with the Cherokee, you can use rear-axle disconnect to cause less energy to escape the SUV for more fuel efficiency. The SUV offers up to 239 lb-ft of torque and 271 horsepower, and will tow up to 4,500 pounds worth of equipment. The Jeep Cherokee presents prospective purchasers with three different four-wheel drive (4WD) units: Active Drive I to cause your Cherokee to perform with a power transfer unit (PTU), Active Drive II for great climbing ability, and Active Drive Lock to get excellent off-road capability. The SUVs have Adaptive Cruise Control-Plus, which means that you may travel straight on interstates and like roads without steering. The Jeep Cherokee has a nine-speed automatic transmission, and is the only kind of SUV with that. The SUV has great on-road capability. A 3.2-liter V-6 engine is available for every Sport model with a stop-start feature. Another engine you can get is the 2.4-liter MultiAir2 Tigershark I-4, which will provide up to 171 lb-ft of torque and 184 horsepower. There is a Jeep Selec-Terrain traction control system with five modes: Auto, Sand/Mud, Rock, Sport and Snow. The SUV provides low-range traction with its 56:1 crawl ratio.
The Cherokee's Composition
There are ten exterior colors available for this SUV with a ground clearance of 8.7 inches. As indicated earlier, the 2016 Cherokee has Siri Eyes Free, an excellent voice command feature that allows people to text and call others, select music to listen to and perform other functions on the cell phone while keeping hands on the wheel while watching the road. Siri Eyes free works with the Apple iPhone 4s model and newer. Siri Eyes Free provides drivers with turn-by-turn directions as well. Do-Not Disturb is available for drivers who prefer to ignore their cell phone while driving, and want texters or callers to know that they're not currently available. Do-Not Disturb may be used through Cherokee's Uconnect screen, and will send calls to voicemail and automatic replies to texters. As also indicated above, the SUV has a Drag and Drop Menu on the touchscreen. The Drag and Drop Menu allows people to customize the SUV's touchscreen to have one-button access to features they use most frequently, and examples of the available features may be cooled or heated seating, Yelp, and Travel Link.
Will I have a rear window wiper?
Yes, so you can easily clear your back window in messy weather!
Is there an exterior temperature display?
Yes, so you will know how warm or cold it is outside!
The 2016 Cherokee has over 70 active and available safety and security features for people. Tire-pressure monitoring will alert you to fill up your tires to avoid a flat. You will have ten standard airbags to help protect each occupant if the vehicle crashes. Electronic stability control (ESC) can help you in tough driving situations. You can make use of the Cherokee's emergency braking assist if it is needed. In addition, you will have electronic roll mitigation. Blind Spot monitoring will look for "blind" spots, which you might not be able to see from the driver's seat. You'll have a ParkView backup camera to assist you with getting out of or into parking spaces or driveways. Back door child safety locks will prevent any little kids from escaping the moving SUV. Front Collision Warning-Plus will inform you when some accidents may be inevitable. The Cherokee has been made with 65% high-strength steel for maximum safeguarding in a crash. Come check out the 2016 Cherokee today! We are waiting for you at 109 Catoctin Circle Southeast in Leesburg.