After numerous false starts, Jeep India finally commenced its operations in August 2016, by launching the Grand Cherokee and Wrangler. But, their bright start in India was dimmed by over-the-top pricing strategy.
Fans and interested buyers were left shocked when the price was revealed – Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited – INR 93.64 lakhs, Summit – INR 1.03 crore, and SRT – INR 1.12 crore. All prices were ex-Delhi. But now, post GST, these prices have been revised. New prices are as below –
Jeep Grand Cherokee Variant-wise prices
- Jeep Grand Cherokee Diesel Limited – INR 75.15 lakhs
- Jeep Grand Cherokee Petrol Summit – INR 75.15 lakhs
- Jeep Grand Cherokee Diesel Summit – INR 85.15 lakhs
- Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT – INR 1.07 crore
[Note: All prices are ex-showroom, Delhi]
The Grand Cherokee for India will be available in Limited, Summit, and SRT variants. The diesel variants are powered by a 3.0-litre V6 EcoDiesel engine which is capable of 240 PS and 570 Nm of torque. The petrol variant is powered by a 3.6-litre Pentastar engine generating 289.6 PS and 347 Nm. The range-topping SRT variant packs a 6.4-litre HEMI V8 petrol engine which is tuned to dish out an impressive 475 PS.
All engines are mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission and standard 4×4 system. Standard features include 5-inch UConnect infotainment system, powered front seats with memory and heating functions, electrically adjustable wing mirrors with memory and heating functions, multiple airbags, ABS, EBD, ESP, off-road terrain selector, powered tailgate, etc. Also, air suspension is now standard in the New Jeep Grand Cherokee (Summit) Petrol and Diesel variants.
It also gets 8.4-inch touchscreen display, Harman Kardon with 19-speakers and rear entertainment package, electrically adjustable steering wheel, ventilated front seats, limited slip differential, panoramic sunroof, and so on.