The new Jeep Grand Cherokee S-Limited will cost £44,595 when it goes on sale later in October 2012.
It takes it styling cues from the Grand Cherokee SRT but without the 6.4-litre V8 engine but with a more sensible V6 CRD diesel engine. The Fiat developed 2987cc engine outputs 237 bhp which is officially capable of 34 mpg on the combined cycle with CO2 emissions of 218 g/km. Acceleration is recorded as 0-62 mph in 8.2 seconds and a top speed of 126 mph.
The interior of the Jeep Grand Cherokee S-Limited features real carbon fibre trim a leather-wrapped heated steering wheel and ventilated sports-styled Nappa leather seats. According to Jeep racing style pedal pads add to the sporty, performance-oriented look inside the cabin.
Standard equipment include Quadra-Lift air suspension, Quadra-Trac II four wheel drive system, cross-path detection, adaptive cruise control, blind spot monitoring, Uconnect navigation, black gloss 20-inch alloy wheels, 825-watt Harman-Kardon audio system with 19 speakers and three sub-woofers, power tailgate, and distinctive black grille and rear light bar.Published 18 October 2012