Chrysler announces the European debut of the 2018-2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee at the International Motor Show in Geneva, the new diesel engine. Turbo 3.0-liter power unit has a capacity of more than 240 horsepower and maximum torque of 550 Nm at 1800-2800 rev / min.
The all-new the Grand Cherokee , as befits a true 2018-2019 Jeep is equipped with four-wheel drive, excellent torque, two-speed transfer case and unsurpassed towing capability. In addition, the new Grand Cherokee offers a modern security system, a luxurious design and comfortable interior combined with improved fuel economy.
Despite the reduction of fuel consumption, the new engine 2018-2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee, , compared to its predecessor, has a 10-percent increase in power and an 8-percent increase in torque. The 3.0-liter turbo diesel engine fuel consumption of just 8.3 liters per 100 kilometers, with harmful emissions 218 grams per kilometer.
Fuel consumption / CO2:
- In the city: 10,3 l / 100 km / 270 g / km;
- On the highway: 7.2 l / 100 km / 188 g / km;
- Mixed cycle: 8.3 liters / 100 km / 218 g / km
Compact and lightweight motor new Grand Cherokee, which weighs only 230 kilograms, is equipped with four valves per cylinder and a reliable chain-driven camshaft. The cylinder heads are made of aluminum and have a chain-driven, dual structure with overhead camshaft with four valves per cylinder. In addition, to increase the engine power is used Grand Cherokee compact and lightweight turbocharger with variable turbine geometry, which provides instant feedback.
On the automotive market in Europe in the new Grand Cherokee, will be offered a lite version of the 3.0-liter turbo diesel engine, which develops power of 190 hp at 4000 rev / min and 440 Nm of torque at 1,600-2,800 r / min.
The lineup of the new Grand Cherokee is complemented by two versions with petrol engines. The new 3.6-liter V6 Pentastar engine with variable valve timing develops 286 horsepower and 347 Nm of torque. The second power unit of the new Grand Cherokee – petrol is the legendary 5.7-liter V-8 engine rated at 350 horsepower and a torque of 520 Nm. Under certain circumstances, when you do not need the full power of the engine to save fuel is automatically switched off 4 cylinders.
2018-2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee with the new diesel engine will be available in 2018-2019 Jeep showrooms in the first half of this year.