They say you can’t put a price on comfort and that luxury comes in various ways, shapes, forms and sizes. If that’s the case, then the 2017 Jeep Cherokee is definitely a priceless piece of automotive art. With its usual blend of interior and exterior luxury, having that city feel, mixed with the sub ruggedness, having that off road outdoorsy terrain design.
This is a vehicle that definitely appeals to both the city lover and the off-road automotive enthusiasts demographics. With a brand name that extends back to the early 70s, and has its roots from the Native American tribe, the Cherokee, like its historical origins. The Cherokee has come to be associated with ingenuity, bravery, as well as venturing. Succeeding where most automobile four wheelers have simply failed to thrive.
2017 Jeep Cherokee – Exterior and Interior Design
With a hand crafted, plush leathered interior seating, supplemented with an audio system that is second to none in its class, coupled with handsfree Bluetooth and an 8.4-inch touch screen that controls your very own Sirius XM satellite radio, also giving you a Uconnect connectivity capability, the 2017 Jeep Cherokee interior, oozes unspeakable comfort and luxury, with just the right kind of class to go with it. Not too ostentatious and not too bland or mild.
The cockpit has been ergonomically designed, ensuring that all the relevant controls are perfectly and easily accessible to the driver, without distracting their driving experience. Some of the features include a 9-1-1 call button, terrain knob control that gets you out of sandy or muddy situations, a cruise control button for those sweet highway rides and even an impressive automatic self-parallel park feature, with its active park assist.
With its classic 4 X 4 looking exterior design, with the front evenly spaced bars on the top front bumper. The designers have stayed true to a legacy design of the Jeep Cherokee 2017 that spans more than forty years.
2017 Jeep Cherokee – Engine Specs and Performance
Boasting an impressive 271 hp, powered by a V6 rated 3.2-litre engine. The 2017 Jeep Cherokee, can go from zero-to-60 in 7.5 seconds, hitting a top speed of 119 mph. Which is quite impressive for a crossover vehicle, as speed is not necessarily the primary factor with such crossover vehicles.
However, if you do decide to continuously hit top speeds, the 2017 Cherokee has an arresting. And braking distance of 175 feet, from a whopping 70 mph down to zero mph. With an ideal mileage rating of 26-miles per gallon, however, in city driving conditions, that reduces down to a mild 18 miles per gallon and 24 miles per gallon on the highways.
2017 Jeep Cherokee – Price and Release Date
With a price tag ranging from $24,490 to $39,390 depending on which added options and features are selected. The 2017 Jeep Cherokee, offers comparative prices to its other crossover competitors. With most dealerships poised to start receiving cars late summer 2016, the Cherokee is bound to continue it’s legacy, as one of the truly great American cars. So many specs, there is no doubt the fact that this is the next big thing on our roads.