2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Capacity

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing
Properly equipped, the 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee has a maximum towing capacity of 7,200 pounds. Available with four engine options, the Grand Cherokee suits Normal drivers of all stripes, whether they’re looking for a capable everyday SUV or venerable power off the beaten path. Learn more about the new Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity, engine specs, and more below!

How Much Can the Grand Cherokee Tow?

The 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity varies by engine, but its maximum weights range from about 6,200 pounds to 7,200 pounds. Here’s a quick look at its engine options and their specs:

3.6L PENTASTAR® V6 ENGINE

  • 6,200 pounds towing capacity
  • 295 hp / 260 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

5.7L HEMI® V8 ENGINE

  • 7,200 pounds towing capacity
  • 360 hp / 390 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

6.4L HEMI® SRT V8 ENGINE

  • 7,200 pounds towing capacity
  • 475 hp / 470 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

SUPERCHARGED 6.2L HEMI® V8 ENGINE

  • 7,200 pounds towing capacity
  • 707 hp / 645 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

Features for Easier Towing Around Normal

While all of the Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV’s power stems from its capable engines, they can’t take all the credit for its towing prowess. The following features are standard or optional to give your Grand Cherokee more muscle:

  • Trailer Sway Control —improves your SUV’s grip on the road in challenging conditions, which helps make handling on Champaign roadways easier and safer.
  • Hill Descent Control — applies the brakes accordingly when you’re on a steep hill. This makes it easier to tow heavy cargo while traveling at a steady pace.
  • Hill Start Assist — keeps your Grand Cherokee from rolling backward if you disengage the brakes while parked on an uphill incline. When you release the brake pedal and press the accelerator, this system provides enough force to help you move forward up the hill with ease.
  • High-Performance Brembo Brakes — are available for the Grand Cherokee Trackhawk® and SRT® configurations. These systems use two-piece vented rotors, six-piston calipers, and 15-inch front rotors respectively.

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Cargo

Tow Confidently Around Decatur!

The Jeep Grand Cherokee isn’t your average SUV — a fact that’s made clear when you look closely at its specs. From powerful engines to high-performance Brembo brake systems, this SUV offers everything you need to tow in confidence. Contact us to learn more about the Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity, compare it to the Jeep Cherokee, and to schedule a test drive with a new or used model in Bloomington to see it in action! Looking for other powerful options? Explore the 2020 RAM 1500 special edition lineup with Sam Leman Chrysler Jeep Dodge Bloomington today!

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