3 Reasons Why the 2017 Cherokee Is Your Perfect Off-Roader

April 27th, 2017 by

Jeep Cherokee | Eastgate Chrysler Jeep Dodge RamIf you’re planning a great off-roading adventure, you need to have the right vehicle. Not all vehicles make off-roading a fun experience. However, the 2017 Jeep Cherokee has all the features and benefits you need to make off-roading outstanding. Whether this is a new experience, or you’re practically a pro, the Cherokee takes your adventure to the next level.

Under the Hood

You need to have the power to go off-road, and all the features under the hood of the Cherokee help get you off the beaten path. You’ll get a 2.4-liter I4 MultiAir Engine in the SUV. This engine offers 184 horsepower and 171 pound-feet of torque. The SUV also has a nine-speed automatic transmission, giving you a smooth drive. The four-wheel drive drivetrain helps give you the traction needed when you’re up against the elements. Select models offer even more under the hood, such as descent control and electronic hi-lo gear selection.

Comfort and Entertainment

When you’re heading off-road, it’s important to have all the entertainment and comfort features you want. A comfortable SUV is going to offer a better experience, no matter where you go. The entertainment system in the Cherokee offers a standard 5-inch touch-screen display. Select models offer an 8.4-inch touch-screen display. You’ll also get six speakers throughout the vehicle. You can choose the optional nine-speaker system with subwoofer if you’re interested in better sound quality.

Staying comfortable is easy with the standard six-way adjustable driver and front passenger’s seats. Optional heated front seats keep you warm and cozy when you take an adventure in the cold. You can even get a heated steering wheel on select models.

Safety and Security

Going off-road means facing the unknown. It’s important to have a variety of safety features that go above and beyond when you’re adventuring. The Cherokee comes standard with a variety of features that you need, including advanced multi-stage front airbags, all-speed traction control, electronic roll mitigation, and electronic stability control. You’ll also get an enhanced accident response system. Whether you’re staying on the road or not, the lower anchors and tethers for children (LATCH) system helps keep little ones safe in the vehicle.

In addition to the standard safety features, the Jeep Cherokee offers a number of optional safety features, depending on the trim level you choose. You can get blind spot and cross path detection, full speed collision warning with crash mitigation, and lane departure warning. Some of the optional security features to consider include a remote start system, security alarm, and Keyless Enter-N-Go passive entry system.

Whether you’re planning your next trip off-road or you simply want a vehicle that has all the capabilities to leave the pavement when you want, the 2017 Jeep Cherokee has what you’re looking for. Make your next vehicle something to talk about when you choose this SUV. You can schedule a test drive to check out all the features you’re most interested in.

 

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