Sporty luxury

Sporty luxury

The 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee continues to deliver class-leading capability with refinement and features that consumers appreciate. Since its introduction, the current generation Jeep Grand Cherokee has become the most awarded SUV ever.

For the 2013 model year, Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland Summit models have new standard features that raise the bar even further in terms of luxury.

Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland Summit

Sporting a unique front appearance with a fully chromed grille and riding on 20-inch bright, polished aluminum wheels, the Overland Summit model is the Jeep Grand Cherokee to a higher level of indulgence and refinement for drivers seeking the ultimate personal driving statement in a premium sport-utility vehicle.

New features for 2013 include an all-black Nappa leather interior color choice, which is now available with accent stitching done in Saddle. Additionally, black Berber floor mats feature a black binding.

The award-winning Black lower and New Saddle upper interior trim, along with saddle-color Nappa heated and ventilated leather seats – with perforated inserts, accent piping and unique stitching – and Berber floor mats with Black and Chestnut accent binding is still available.

The Jeep Grand Cherokee features unique Black Olive burl real wood trim blended into the instrument panel. The distinctive polished trim wraps into the upper panels of both the front and rear doors surrounding passengers with the highest levels of craftsmanship.

In addition to the exclusive Rugged Brown exterior color, the Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland Summit is also available in Mineral Gray, White Gold and Brilliant Black.

3.6-liter V-6 Engine

The 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee features the award-winning 3.6-liter V-6 engine. This flexible-fuel 3.6-liter V-6 engine is standard and delivers 290 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque at 4,800 rpm.

The 4x2 models have a rating of 17 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway while 4x4 models achieve 16 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway.

5.7-liter V-8 Engine

The available 5.7-liter V-8 engine with fuel-saver technology delivers 360 horsepower and 390 pound-feet of torque at 4,250 rpm. The 5.7-liter V-8 also features VVT, which delivers performance and fuel efficiency. The fuel-saver technology alternates between smooth high-fuel-economy four-cylinder mode when less power is needed and V-8 mode when more power from the 5.7-liter engine is requested.

The 5.7-liter V-8 engine is mated to the 65RFE automatic transmission. The 4x2 models have a fuel economy rating of 14 mpg in the city and 20 mpg on the highway rating. All 4x4 models have fuel economy ratings of 13 mpg in the city and 20 mpg on the highway.

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Starting MSRP for the 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee is $27,695, and it is assembled at the Jefferson Avenue North Assembly Plant in Detroit, Mich.

The Jeep vehicle lineup consists of the Compass, Grand Cherokee, Patriot, Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited. To learn more about the Jeep Grand Cherokee or any of its siblings, visit your local Southeast Texas Jeep dealer or www.jeep.com.

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