The new Jeep Cherokee for 2014 will soon be available at your local Missouri Jeep Dealer lots soon. The new Cherokee is powered by the choice of 2 new engines both mated with a 9 speed automatic transmission.
Jeep Dealers are pleased to announce that the all new Cherokee delivers a high level of power and the fuel economy you can really appreciate in an SUV with an improvement of nearly 45 percent over last year’s model. The Jeep Cherokee delivers 31 miles per gallon and an astounding driving range of 500 miles on one tank of gas.
The all-new 2014 Jeep Cherokee offers the first time ever 9 speed automatic transmission which is standard. The new transmission delivers many benefits such as quick acceleration and smooth power at high speed as well as great fuel economy compared to the outgoing 6 speed automatic transmission.
“Efficiency and refinement also are hallmarks of Chrysler Group’s 16-valve, 2.4-liter Tigershark MultiAir 2 I-4 engine, which comes standard in the all-new 2014 Jeep Cherokee. The 2.4-liter Tigershark engine offers up to an estimated 31 mpg highway fuel economy rating, a more than 45-percent improvement versus the outgoing model, and a driving range on a tank of gasoline of nearly 500 miles. The 2.4-liter MultiAir 2 Tigershark I-4 engine produces 184 horsepower and 171 lb.-ft. of torque,” says Chrysler News.com.
The new hydraulic variable valve system uses a system that improves volumetric efficiency. In addition to reducing C02 the MultiAir results in improved fuel economy boost of 7.5 percent compared to conventional valve trains.
The 2.4 liter engine is the 3rd Chrysler engine to offer the MultiAir technology which improves combustion control and fuel efficiency. The new 2014 Jeep Cherokee delivers 184 HP and 171 lb./ft. of torque.