The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee is a five-passenger medium-sized SUV that comes in seven trim variants: Laredo, Limited, Trailhawk, Overland, Summit, SRT, and 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. 2018 Grand Cherokees are available with a rear-wheel drive (2WD) or four-wheel drive (4WD), but the Trailhawk is only 4WD and the SRT and Trackhawk are specialized all-wheel-drive systems. All 2018 Grand Cherokees are reasonably well-equipped, but some upgrades are only offered at higher trims, including the 8.4-inch touchscreen and optional V8 engines.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT
A little beyond the standard structure is the high-horsepower 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT trim level. It is broadly equipped like the Summit trim level with a few distinctions. Unique standard equipment includes a 6.4-liter V8 (475 hp, 470 lb-ft), a specialized wheel drive system, 20-inch wheels with performance tires, an adjustable sport-adjustable suspension, sport-controlled steering and brakes, sports body kit, limited sliding rear differential and selectable performance modes. Options for the 2018 Jeep SRT include a dual-panel panoramic sunbathing, two different 20-inch wheel styles, upgraded brakes, extended and upgraded leather upholstery, the 19-speaker sound system and a tow rack.
Even further in the high-performance rabbit hole, there is the 2018 Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. The Trackhawk gets most of the SRT’s standard equipment, plus the 6.2-liter V8 (707 hp, 645 lb-ft), an upgraded eight-speed transmission, an upgraded adaptive suspension and Brembo brakes, more aggressive body and light 20-inch wheels with high-performance tires. There are also some unique interior design styles and upgrades of the Trackhawk, apart from the group.
Many of the standard features of the higher trims are offered on fewer models as options. The dual-screen entertainment system with Blu-ray capability is also optional for the Limited, Trailhawk, Overland, Summit and SRT. There are also a few Jeep Grand Cherokee 2018 aesthetic upgrades available, depending on the cut-off level.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo
Standard highlights for the base 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo include a 3.6-liter V6 engine (295 horsepower, 260 pound-torque), an eight-speed automatic transmission, 17-inch wheels, heated mirrors, a rear-view camera, rear parking sensor ignition and access, dual-zone automatic climate control, Bluetooth, a 7-inches touchscreen, and six-speaker audio system with satellite radio and two USB ports.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk
The veld road-oriented 2018 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk trim level is our choice for the Grand Cherokee. It is undoubtedly one of the most capable off-road races in its class. In addition to the limited trim, it adds a unique look of outer stylers, different 18-inch wheels with field tires, four-wheel drive with Quadra-Drive II, an adjustable air suspension with increased suspension and other Trailhawk specific tuning, mountain raising and descent control, an electronically-controlled slider, underlay plate, trim-specific interior styling, and an upgraded cluster display with exclusive off-road features.
The 2018 Trailhawk also adds folding mirrors, ventilated front seats, an 8.4-inches touchscreen interface, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration, a navigation system and a 9-speaker audio system.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland
2018 Grand Cherokee Overland has some more luxurious options and shares the Trailhawk’s last four standard features as well as a mainstream version of its air suspension. It is also equipped with 20-inch wheels, automatic wipers, xenon headlights with automatic high-beam control, LED lights and fog lights, a double-panel panoramic sunbathing system, a navigation system, a power steering wheel and extensive leather upholstery come with 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland model.