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The 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee……

2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee.

[ The 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee ]

This is the first new vehicle from Chrysler and its new partner Fiat……

It has a new SUV has a V-6 Engine that gets 23 miles to a gallon…..

Chrysler released images and specifications on Wednesday of its redesigned Jeep Grand Cherokee, two days before production was to begin. The new Jeep, a 2011 model, goes on sale in the United States in June.

The new Grand Cherokee holds a special significance to Chrysler; it is the only major new model introduction scheduled between Chrysler’s 2009 bankruptcy filing and the anticipated 2011 arrival of new models jointly produced with its new partner, Fiat Group of Italy.

The evolutionary styling is not likely to turn off loyalists, but, at the same time, it seeks to appear different enough to turn the heads of drivers of competing brands of sport-utility vehicles. New design features include a double-panel glass roof, trimmer exterior lines and a more premium look to its interior.

Under the hood, the Grand Cherokee has a new 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine that is capable of getting up to 23 miles per gallon on the highway. That is about 11 percent better than the outgoing model, Chrysler said.

The vehicle rides on a more rigid chassis and new independent front and rear suspension systems. The Grand Cherokee is rated to tow up to 7,400 pounds and offers a choice of three 4×4 systems……

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May 20, 2010 - Posted by | Automobiles, Blogs, Breaking News, Family, Media, Men, PoliticalDog Calls, The Economy, Travel, Updates, Women | , ,

4 Comments »

  1. My parents still have a blue 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee.

    Comment by SE-779 | May 20, 2010 | Reply

  2. There are a lot of them out there…the price was right for them….

    Comment by jamesb101 | May 20, 2010 | Reply

  3. This new one looks pretty nice.

    Comment by BenjaminDOG | May 20, 2010 | Reply

  4. It better…they have to keep mnaking money …and Fiat should have had a say in the design….

    Comment by jamesb101 | May 20, 2010 | Reply


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