2018 Jeep® Cherokee Fact Sheet

JP018_012CHkblp1gh3sdu2dmjcdc71m69921__midAuburn Hills, Mich. Sep 1, 2017  –  The 2018 Jeep® Cherokee redefines the mid-size SUV segment, delivering legendary Jeep 4×4 capability, superior on-road ride and handling, world-class craftsmanship, clever functionality and versatility, more than 70 available safety and security features and advanced user-friendly technology. The Jeep Cherokee stands out against competitors with unmatched off-road capability while still providing on-road ride and handling comfort and segment-leading features.

New for 2018

  • For 2018, Jeep Cherokee includes realigned trim levels with enhanced standard equipment providing exceptional value to consumers
  • New for 2018, the base trim is the Latitude, which includes premium standard features such as: 17-inch aluminum wheels, fog lamps and high-intensity discharge (HID) headlamps, roof rails, rear back up camera, bright daylight opening (DLO) moldings as well as body-color mirrors and door handles
  • Addition of new Latitude Plus trim adds popular features as standard equipment at a price customers will appreciate: 8.4-inch Uconnect radio with color touch screen, SiriusXM Radio, Passive Entry/Keyless Go, cloth seats with leather inserts, leather steering wheel with audio controls, eight-way power driver seat with power four-way lumbar support, ambient lighting, 115-volt AC outlet at the back of console and 17-inch aluminum wheels with a unique finish (late availability)
  • Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk also adds new standard features for 2018, which include Blind-spot Monitoring, Cross Path Detection and ParkSense Rear Backup Warning plus Dual-zone/Automatic Temperature Control
  • Jeep Cherokee Limited trims now feature standard features such as Blind-spot Monitoring, Cross Path Detection and ParkSense Rear Backup Warning as well as a power liftgate


  • Best-in-class capability:
    • Choice of 2.4-liter I-4 or 3.2-liter V-6 engines, three available four-wheel-drive systems that raise the standard for mid-size SUVs, Jeep Selec-Terrain traction control system with up to five customized modes (Auto, Snow, Sport, Sand/Mud and Rock), best-in-class V-6 towing capability: 4,500 pounds, up to a 56:1 crawl ratio for low-range traction
  • Fuel economy:
    • Up to 30 miles per gallon (mpg) highway on standard 2.4-liter I-4 engine; optional 3.2-liter V-6 engine with stop-start technology delivers best-in-class V-6 fuel economy (29 mpg highway); standard nine-speed automatic transmission; industry-first rear-axle disconnect resulting in reduced energy loss when 4×4 capability isn’t needed, improving fuel efficiency
  • More than 70 available advanced safety and security features

Model Lineup

  • For 2018, the Jeep Cherokee lineup consists of five models:
  • Latitude (4×2 and 4×4)
  • Latitude Plus (4×2 and 4×4)
  • Limited (4×2 and 4×4)
  • Overland (4×2 and 4×4)
  • Trailhawk
  • Altitude Black-Out Appearance Packages available on Latitude and Limited

Exterior Colors

  • Hydro Blue Pearl Coat
  • Firecracker Red Clear Coat
  • Diamond Black Pearl Coat
  • Billet Silver Metallic Clear Coat
  • Bright White Clear Coat
  • Pearl White Pearl Coat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clear Coat
  • Light Brownstone Pearl Coat
  • Olive Green Clear Coat
  • Rhino Clear Coat
  • Velvet Red Pearl Coat
  • Patriot Blue Pearl Coat

More Information
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