The 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee is Suv 5-rider with real off-road when fitted with the optional 4-wheel drive (4WD). The system model includes Laredo, Trailhawk, Limited, Overland, and Overland Summit. Standard equipment for the Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo include power heated side mirrors, automatic headlights, fog lamps, dark-tinted privacy glass, flip-up rear window glass, and Seventeen-inch aluminum wheels.
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Interior
The 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo is equipped with a standard two-zone manual air conditioning, power windows, power door locks, remote entry keyless, tilt / telescoping wheel leather-wrapped steering, cruise control, trip computer, fold flat front passenger seat, and stereo 6-speaker CD player / MP3.
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Optional Features
Options for the Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo include entry and key-less ignition, remote engine starting, power driver seat, auto-dimming rear view mirror, universal garage door opener and the roof rails. The Laredo can also be equipped with better audio system with satellite radio, connect a Bluetooth connection, the camera repairs, parking sensors, roof rails, and 18-inch aluminum wheels.
Off-roading and trailer towing equipment and optional in this color, and with a 4WD versions can be improved with the traction control Selec-Terrain and Vegetation, which modifies powertrain response depends on the type of surface the Grand Cherokee is traversing, according to a Jeep.
The new Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk based Laredo 4WD. Jeep calls it “the most capable Grand Cherokee ever,” and Trailhawk features beige leather seats and Sweden inserts, mats mud floor, Kevlar-reinforced tires, rock rail body protection, the Quadra-Lift air suspension, and Selec-Terrain and Vegetation system control traction. Trailhawk models V-8 engine includes the Quadra-Drive II 4WD and rear locking difference.
The 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited is equipped with two-zone automatic climate control premium sound system leather seats, power front seats, heated front and rear seats, memory settings for the driver, and. Connect Bluetooth connectivity is also included on the Limited trim, and the entry and keyless ignition, remote engine starting, rear parking sensors, and camera repairs. Auto-dimming xenon lights and wipers and rain-sensing are standard on the Limited, and a panoramic sunroof, navigation system, and the polished 18-inch aluminum wheels. With 4WD, a 2-side transfer speed and Selec-Terrain and Vegetation systems Jeep is standard.
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland includes premium leather Upholstery, real wood interior trim, heated seats front and spirit, heated power tilt / telescoping steering wheel wrapped in leather and wood, the navigation system, power lift-gate, and 20-inch aluminum wheels. Quadra-Drive 4WD and Quadra-Lift air suspension is standard on 4WD versions of the Overland.
A chrome mesh grill, chrome tow hooks, two-tone Saddle and Black leather interior, a unique set of 20-inch aluminum wheels define a 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland Summit trim. Front and rear park assist sensors, power-its outer mirror, headlight washers, rear-seat entertainment system, and a standard sunroof and power in this color. The Overland Summit also includes a blind-monitoring programs in place a rear cross-detection system.
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Engine
A 3.6-liter V-6 engine generating 290 horsepower and 260 lb. ft. of torque for the standard 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee, with 90% of peak torque between 1600 and 6,400 rpm, according to a Jeep. A 5-speed automatic transmission, power rear (2WD) or all four wheels, and the maximum towing capacity is 5,000 pounds. A 5.7-liter V-8 engine generating 360 horsepower and 390 lb. ft. of torque is optional on Trailhawk, Limited, Overland, and Overland Summit trim levels. A system-cylinder deactivation, which allows the V-8 to operate on 4 cylinders under certain circumstances, is designed to conserve fuel. A automatic transmission 5-speed standard, driving the rear or all four wheels, and the engine of the Grand Cherokee is rated for 7,400 pounds.
Jeep offers three different 4WD systems on the 2013 Grand Cherokee. Quadra-Trác employs a single case transfer speed to provide full-time 4WD capability. Quadra-Trác II transfer case shows 2-speed and constantly monitors wheel slip to send as much as 100% of the engine’s power or earlier or axle in the rear. A third system, Quadra-Drive II, using the rear electronic limited-slip difference to transmit and distribute power to individual wheels with the best traction.
Feature offered on Grand Cherokees with 4WD is Selec-Terrain and Vegetation technology, which adjusts drivetrain Calibration and response based on the driver’s choice of five different settings: Auto, Snow, Sport, Mud / Sand, and Rock. Grand Cherokee Overland and Overland Summit trim levels and a Quadra-Lift air suspension system and the Normal, Off-Road, Off-Road II, Park, and Aero modes.
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Safety
The 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee is equipped with six-air bags, stability and roll stability control, brake traction control, trailer sway control, hill-start assist. Four-wheel disc anti-lock braking system Jeep includes a rough road, brake assist, rain brake support, and braking at the ready alert. Optional safety equipment includes a park-assist sensors, camera repairs, adaptive cruise control system a front-collision warning, blind-spot monitoring system, and a rear cross-detection system.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) gives the 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee a 4- (out of 5) star general crash-test rating. For rollover resistance, 2WD model gets 3 stars, while the 4WD model gets 4 stars.