2021 Jeep Cherokee Towing Capacity

2021 Jeep Cherokee towing a boat

Traverse the trails, highways, and job sites around Normal with ease in the Jeep Cherokee. On top of a blend of tech features, interior amenities, and capable performance, the 2021 Jeep Cherokee towing capacity reaches up to 4,500 pounds when properly equipped. Explore the Jeep Cherokee tow package and performance with Sam Leman Chrysler Jeep Dodge Bloomington, and be prepared for the challenges of the road. 

Cherokee Towing: Engine Capability

The efficient Jeep Cherokee towing capacity is supported by strong engines. At the base level, the Cherokee is equipped with a 2.4L I4 Tigershark® that can tow up to 2,000 pounds, more than enough for hauling jet skis or most pop-up campers around Champaign. 

The available 2.0L Turbo engine enables drivers to tow up to 4,000 pounds, however, drivers looking for the maximum Cherokee towing power of 4,500 pounds will be interested in the available 3.2L V6 engine. Let’s take a look at the Cherokee engine specs:

2.4L I4 Tigershark® Zero Evap MultiAir® Engine

  • Cherokee towing capacity: 2,000 pounds
  • Cherokee payload: 1,000 pounds
  • 180 hp and 171 lb-ft of torque
  • 9-Speed automatic transmission
  • Stop/Start Technology

2.0L Turbo Engine

  • Cherokee towing capacity: 4,000 pounds
  • Cherokee payload: 1,000 pounds
  • 270 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque
  • 9-Speed automatic transmission
  • Stop/Start Technology

3.2L V6 24V VVT Engine w/ESS

  • Cherokee towing capacity: 4,500 pounds
  • Cherokee payload: 1,000 pounds
  • 271 hp and 239 lb-ft of torque
  • 9-Speed automatic transmission

Cherokee Towing Features

Decatur drivers looking to get the most out of their towing experience have the support of the Jeep Cherokee tow package. Not only can the towing features keep passengers and cargo safe, but these features are designed to help the driver maintain control when facing the challenges of the road ahead. Explore some of the standard and available towing features offered with the Jeep Cherokee:

  • Standard Advanced Brake Assist, Full Speed Forward Collision Warning, Active Braking, and Rear Cross Path Detection
  • Standard Lane Departure Warning and Lane Keep Assist to help you and your trailer stay in the right place
  • Front and Rear Red Tow Hooks
  • Available Selec-Terrain® Traction Management System
  • Available Hill Descent Control

Learn More About Jeep Benefits at Sam Leman Chrysler Jeep Dodge Bloomington! 

Explore the Jeep Cherokee tow package and capable performance at Sam Leman Chrysler Jeep Dodge Bloomington. Contact us today to schedule your test drive, and see how you benefit from being a Jeep owner. With Jeep Wave, you can get complimentary maintenance, 24/7 Jeep support, and even exclusive discounts at participating retailers. 

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