Press Kit: 2022 Jeep Cherokee

2022 Jeep® Cherokee Fact Sheet

Auburn Hills, Mich. March 4, 2022 - The 2022 Jeep® Cherokee boasts a refined, authentic and premium design, along with an advanced 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder (I-4) turbocharged engine that enhances performance and fuel efficiency. Jeep Cherokee offers spacious interior comfort and convenience, delivering everyday practicality with outstanding ride-and-handling characteristics, independent front and rear suspension systems with world-class body torsional stiffness and a choice of two engine offerings mated to an enhanced, high-efficient nine-speed automatic transmission.
New for 2022:
  • New Cherokee X trim pairs rugged off-road Jeep brand styling cues with a distinguishable on-road front fascia and new graphics for a unique exterior appearance. Also includes upgraded cloth/vinyl seats with unique inserts, 1-inch lifted suspension and standard 3.2-liter engine at a desirable price point (late availability)
  • New standard equipment on Latitude LUX, including power liftgate, 7-inch full-color thin-film transistor (TFT) display, dual-zone automatic temperature control, rearview auto-dimming mirror, security alarm, universal garage door opener and 115-volt power outlet
  • Uconnect 4C with 8.4-inch display and SiriusXM Radio standard on all trims
  • Legendary Jeep 4x4 capability:
    • Two available four-wheel-drive systems that raise the standard for midsize SUVs with Jeep Selec-Terrain traction control system with up to five customized modes (Auto, Snow, Sport, Sand/Mud and Rock)
    • Best-in-class V-6 towing capability of 4,500 pounds
    • Up to a 51:1 crawl ratio for low-range traction
  • Powertrain and fuel economy:
    • 2.0-liter I-4 turbocharged engine, one of the most technologically advanced engines in the automotive industry, optimizes premium performance and fuel economy up to 31 mpg
    • (270 horsepower and 295 lb.-ft. of torque)
    • Class-exclusive 3.2-liter Pentastar V-6 engine delivers up to 29 mpg highway (271 horsepower and 239 lb.-ft. of torque)
    • Standard nine-speed automatic transmission and industry-first rear-axle disconnect, resulting in reduced energy loss and improved fuel efficiency when 4x4 capability isn’t needed
  • Refined front design, including front fascia, hood, premium LED headlamps, daytime running lamps and fog lamps
    • Front lightweight aluminum hood evolves the Cherokee’s unique waterfall grille design to more closely align with the latest Jeep brand styling
    • Front bi-LED projector headlamps incorporate signature Cherokee daytime running lamps featured as a singular component
  • Rear features include lightweight composite and hands-free power liftgate
  • Ample rear cargo space and refined suspension packages provide enhanced ride comfort
  • Latest Uconnect systems – standard on all Cherokee models – include easy-to-use features, enhanced processing power, faster start-up times, dynamic touchscreens, high-resolution graphics, standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and available navigation, 4G LTE Wi-Fi HotSpot and Jeep Skill for Amazon Alexa
  • More than 80 standard and available advanced safety and security features
Model Lineup:
For 2022, the Jeep Cherokee lineup consists of four models:
  • Cherokee X (4x4 only; late availability)
  • Latitude LUX
  • Trailhawk (4x4 only)
  • Limited (4x4 only)
Available Exterior Colors:
  • Billet Silver
  • Bright White
  • Diamond Black Crystal
  • Granite Crystal
  • Hydro Blue
  • Slate Blue
  • Sting-Gray
  • Velvet Red
Available Interior Colors:
  • Black
  • Black / Ski Gray
More Information
Please visit the Jeep Cherokee newsroom for the latest product information, photography, videography, plus access to specifications and feature availability documents.
Jeep Brand
Built on more than 80 years of legendary heritage, Jeep® is the authentic SUV brand that delivers legendary off-road capability, interior refinement, high-tech features and versatility to people who seek extraordinary journeys. The Jeep brand delivers an open invitation to live life to the fullest by offering a broad portfolio of vehicles that continues to provide owners with a sense of safety and security to handle any journey with confidence. Jeep Wave, a premium owner loyalty and customer care program that is available to the entire Jeep 4x4 lineup, is filled with benefits and exclusive perks to deliver Jeep brand owners the utmost care and dedicated 24/7 support. The legendary Jeep brand's off-road capability is enhanced by a global electrification initiative that is transforming 4xe into the new 4x4. All Jeep brand vehicles in North America will offer an electrified variant by 2025.

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