What’s New for 2019

2019 Jeep<sub>®</sub> Cherokee

2019 Jeep® Cherokee

  • The 2019 Jeep Cherokee receives an all-new 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder (I-4) engine – one of the most technologically advanced engines in the automotive industry, which optimizes premium performance and fuel economy with greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction enabler (270 horsepower and 295 lb.-ft. of torque)
    • Fuel economy improvement (versus V-6 engine)
    • Improvement in 0-60 mile per hour (mph) acceleration
  • An all-new front design, including front fascia, hood, premium LED headlamps, daylight running lamps and fog lamps
    • New front lightweight aluminum hood evolves the Cherokee’s unique waterfall grille design to more closely align with the latest Jeep brand styling
    • New front bi-LED projector headlamps incorporate signature Cherokee daytime running light feature now as a singular component
  • New rear features include lightweight composite and handsfree power liftgate, and integrates license plate with more prevalent position
  • Interior receives new available High Gloss Piano Black, complemented by premium Satin Chrome tracer accents around the radio, air vents and gear shifter bezels, creating a tailored and harmonious look
  • Increase in rear cargo storage space of four cubic feet
  • Retuned suspension packages for improved ride comfort
  • Jeep Active Drive I features an all-new design that reduces weight by 17 pounds and enhances the efficiency of the next-generation rear drive module (RDM). Also, reduces low-speed system drag torque by 50 percent, which improves fuel savings
  • The 2019 Jeep Cherokee receives the latest Uconnect systems that include easy-to-use features, enhanced processing power, faster start-up times and touchscreens, which display high-resolution graphics, including Apple CarPlay and Android Auto software
  • 2019 Jeep Cherokee Overland models receive an all-new premium 19-inch polished aluminum wheel

Quick Facts

  • Sport-utility vehicle

  • Multipurpose vehicle

  • Transverse front engine, 4x2 and 4x4

  • Wheelbase

    106.48 (2,705) 4x2

    106.6 (2,707) 4x4 I

    107.1 (2,720) 4x4 Lock


    Overall Length

    183.1 (4,650)

    182.9 (4,645) Trailhawk


    Overall Width

    73.2 (1,859) 4x2 & 4x4

    74.9 (1,904) 4x4 Lock

  • Belvidere Assembly Plant, Belvidere, IL

  • Engine

    2.4L MultiAir2 Tigershark I-4 with ESS

    Power (est.)

    180 hp @ 6,400 rpm

    Torque (est.)

    171 lb.-ft. @ 4,600 rpm



    3.2L Pentastar V-6 with ESS


    271 hp @ 6,500 rpm


    239 lb.-ft. @ 4,400 rpm



    2.0L I-4 Turbo with ESS


    270 hp @ 5,250 rpm


    295 lb.-ft. @ 3,000–4,500 rpm

  • 948TE nine-speed automatic

  • 2.4L I-4

    23/31/25 – 4x2

    21/29/24 – Jeep Active Drive I


    3.2L V-6

    20/29/23 – 4x2

    19/27/22 – Jeep Active Drive I

    18/26/21 – Jeep Active Drive II

    18/24/21 – Jeep Active Drive Lock


    2.0L I-4 Turbo

    23/31/26 – 4x2

    21/29/24 – Jeep Active Drive I

    20/27/23 – Jeep Active Drive II

    20/26/22 – Jeep Active Drive Lock

2019 Jeep® Cherokee


Fact Sheet


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