A Quick Look at the Available Powertrains and Safety Features of the 2020 Jeep Cherokee

The popular Jeep Cherokee is a small crossover SUV with great versatility, tons of features, and unbeatable off-road capability in its class. Of course, Cherokee is highly capable on the road as well, with sporty handling, available all-wheel drive, an array of advanced safety features, and a choice of three engines. Here’s a quick look at the powertrain options and driver-assistance technologies available on the 2020 Jeep Cherokee.

Energetic Engines

Standard power comes from a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that generates 180 horsepower and 171 pound-feet of torque and sends power to the front wheels via a nine-speed automatic transmission. All-wheel drive is available across the Cherokee lineup.

Standard on Trailhawk and Overland, and optional on Latitude Plus and Limited, a 3.2-liter V-6 power plant provides a significant boost, to the tune of 271 horsepower and 239 pound-feet of torque.

Lastly, for an increase in torque and efficiency, Latitude Plus models and above can option a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that generates 270 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque.

Smart Safety

Being an attentive driver is the best way to prevent accidents. Unfortunately, life has a way of presenting us with the unexpected. The 2020 Jeep Cherokee offers several advanced safety features that act as an extra set of eyes on the road, helping you detect and avoid unanticipated hazards. Available driver-assistance technologies include:

  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Rear Cross Path Detection
  • Full-Speed Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking
  • LaneSense® Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist
  • ParkSense® Rear Park Assist with Stop
  • Parallel and Perpendicular Park and Exit Assist with Full Stop
  • Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop and Go

To learn more about the Jeep Cherokee, contact Bedford Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram at your convenience, or come see us in person for a test drive. We love to be of assistance.

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