Jeep is now accepting orders for its flagship Grand Cherokee mannequin within the UK market, with a plug-in hybrid powertrain.
Costs begin at £69,900, for the brand new mannequin.
The automotive maker began to simply accept pre-orders for the Grand Cherokee, by way of its web site, between February 24 and March 31. The automotive is anticipated to reach in showrooms this summer time.
Now in its fifth era, the Grand Cherokee boasts various technical updates, together with 4 digital shows, and is the primary new Jeep to launch with solely electrified powertrains.
The automotive, which was revealed final yr in seven-seat ‘L’ guise, might be provided in Europe as a five-seat mannequin solely.
The 4Xe powertrain within the Grand Cherokee combines a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine with a pair of electrical motors. It has a complete output of 380PS and guarantees a zero-emission vary of 30 miles, when the 17.3kWh battery is totally charged.
It will possibly acclerate from 0-62mph in 6.3 seconds, guarantees a mixed driving vary as much as 435 miles and might obtain 100mpg.
Jeep says the brand new Grand Cherokee will provide a high-level of off-road functionality, utilising a four-wheel-drive system, air suspension and a traction administration system with 5 drive modes.
The automotive is on the market in Restricted, Trailhawk and Overland trims. A launch version, often called Summit Reserve, is fitted with 21-inch wheels and all out there choices. The specification contains leather-based upholstery with heated and cooled seats, a 950-watt McIntosh sound system with 19 audio system, an evening imaginative and prescient digital camera and a digital rear-view mirror. It prices £82,900.
Restricted fashions value £69,900 and sit on 20-inch wheels, and options full LED exterior lighting, premium vinyl perforated seats with entrance and rear air flow and a ten.25-inch digital TFT cluster, plus a ten.1-inch Uconnect infotainment display screen.
Overland is priced at £75,900 and options 20-inch Polished wheels, twin exhaust and physique color entrance and rear fascia. On the within,there is a twin pane panoramic sunroof, multi-colour ambient inside lights and premium Nappa leather-based seats.
Trailhawk (£73,900) comes commonplace with Jeep’s greatest off-road methods and options: 18-inch wheels with All Terrain tyres, an digital restricted slip rear differential axle; entrance disconnect anti-roll bar; three skid plates and Jeep Offroad accent equipment.
Jeep’s newest uConnect 5 infotainment system is fitted, that includes 4 digital shows. There’s a digital instrument cluster and color head-up show, plus a central touchscreen and a further show for the entrance passenger. The system features a vary of linked companies.
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