It has been 30 years and 5 generations because the debut of the unique Jeep Grand Cherokee, which crashed its manner into the halls of the 1992 Detroit auto present, pushed by none aside from Bob Lutz.
At this yr’s present, which began Wednesday and runs till Sept. 25, Jeep marked the milestone with the reveal of a particular thirtieth Anniversary Version package deal for the 2023 Grand Cherokee 4xe plug-in hybrid.
The package deal provides styling therapies like black physique accents, black 20-inch wheels, distinctive badging, and physique color-matched rear fascia, decrease moldings, rocker panels, and fender flares. There’s additionally additional tools together with a dual-tip exhaust, a dual-pane sunroof, Capri leather-based trim, cooled entrance seats, a 9-speaker Alpine audio system, a wi-fi charging pad for cellular gadgets, a digital rearview mirror, a surround-view digicam system, parking sensors, and a ten.1-inch infotainment display with 3D graphics for the navigation, in addition to wi-fi Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration.
2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe thirtieth Anniversary Version
The powertrain of the Grand Cherokee 4xe consists of a 2.0-liter turbo-4 and electrical motor up entrance, plus a second electrical motor built-in with an 8-speed automated transmission. The system delivers a peak 375 hp and 470 lb-ft of torque, in addition to 25 miles of pure electrical vary, and max towing of 6,000 lb. The automobile additionally comes customary with a 2-speed switch case, 2.72:1 low-range gear ratio, and 47.4:1 crawl ratio.
Order books for the 2023 Grand Cherokee with the thirtieth Anniversary Version package deal open later this yr, with deliveries scheduled to start in early 2023. The package deal shall be accessible for a restricted time and is priced at $4,700. Jeep hasn’t introduced pricing for the 2023 Grand Cherokee 4xe, however the present 2022 mannequin begins at $59,495, together with a $1,795 vacation spot cost.
Manufacturing of the Grand Cherokee is dealt with on the Jefferson North Meeting Plant in Detroit, with the stretched Grand Cherokee L dealt with on the neighboring Mack Avenue Meeting Complicated plant. Greater than seven million examples of the nameplate have been constructed over the previous three a long time.