Limited-edition Jeep Grand Cherokee – 2015 Chengdu Motor Show
Riza Rizvi, Hopelessly in love with everything on four wheels. Interested in cars since my formative years, with an unhealthy affinity for exotics and tuners. Fondness for the open road with high-octane machinery for company!
The Grand Cherokee is set to launch in India next year.
Jeep has displayed the John Yiu limited-edition Grand Cherokee at the Chengdu Motor Show 2015 (CDMS 2015). This variant has been priced at Chinese Yuan 6,89,900 (INR 72,17,995) and 7,59,900 (INR 79,50,362) for the 3.0- and 3.6-liter engines respectively.
The exterior is a familiar sight with the signature seven-slot grille, clamshell bonnet, sleek bi-xenon headlamps, small circular fog lamps with chrome-outlined housing and a chrome bumper grille incorporating tow hooks.
The side profile sees U-shaped prominent wheel arches, chrome-finished door handles and Grand Cherokee lettering on the front door. The rear gets big angular tail lights, tail gate spoiler, dual exhausts and the ‘limited’ badge.
The interior gets a dual-tone brown and black theme with the center console done in a golden hue. The shade of the console matches with that of the three-spoke multi-function steering wheel behind which sits the twin-pod instrument cluster. The center console is dominated by 8.4-inch touchscreen infotainment system.
This limited edition gets cockpit acoustic active noise reduction system and a rear entertainment system with 9-inch screens, wireless headphones and infrared remote control.
Powering the Jeep Grand Cherokee 3.0- and 3.6-liter V6 petrol engines as well as a 3.0-liter turbo diesel engine. The diesel churns out figure of 281.6 bhp and 347 Nm of peak torque. All the engines are mated only to a 8-speed automatic transmission.