Jeep Cherokee 2018 : the restyled version arrives in France

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The Jeep Cherokee restyled is about to make its entry into our market.

The Jeep Cherokee believed to 2018 has received a restyling deep enough. If he is ready today to make its entry on the French market for the time being, only diesel engines.

Although it has been presented in the beginning of the year at the Detroit motor show, the new Jeep Cherokee had not yet arrived in Europe. He landed as well in the month of September on our market, with a range for the time being limited to the engines diesel.


New petrol engines and diesels

These change, as we note the demise of the old 2.0 Multijet with 140 hp, as well as versions 185 and 200 hp 2.2 Multijet, while new 2.2 Multijet II 150 and 195 hp make their entrance. Regarding the gas, V6, 3.2 Pentastar with 272 hp will still not distributed in us and it will be necessary to wait until the first quarter of 2019 to be able to choose the new four-cylinder 2.0 turbo 270 hp.

In terms of style, this development is distinguished by its new front panel, with its LED lens in one part and his engine cover with a cut-out different. At the rear, it is mainly the light signature of the optical changes, as well as the design of the shield.

Inside, we notice a new steering wheel as well as an improvement on a few details of finish, including veneers, lacquered in black or chrome. The multimedia system is evolving with the new Uconnect fourth generation, associated with a touch screen 7 or 8.4 inches.


Five finishes and more equipment

If three trim levels – Longitude, Limited and Overland will be available at launch in September, it will take until early 2019, to choose his Cherokee with the Sport trim or the version Trailhawk is optimized for the crossing.

Finally, the Cherokee also updates in terms of equipment, in particular in terms of security. We note as well the appearance of the forward collision alert, emergency braking for pedestrians, the Lane Assist or speed regulator auto-adaptive. The French fees are not yet known, but they should be disclosed in the course of the month.


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