Best-in-Class Fuel Efficiency

The best of what we're made of means exactly that. The Jeep® Grand Cherokee offers Best-in-Class 4x4 capability22, power49, fuel economy20 and driving range39 for the full spectrum of performance. New for 2016, the 3.6L PentastarTM VVT V6 includes Stop/Start technology for even better fuel economy.


Jeep Grand Cherokee Powertrain 3.0L Ecodiesel V6

3.0L EcoDiesel V6

The 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 is a three-time winner of Ward's '10 Best Engine' and delivers 240 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque. This diesel engine gives the Jeep® Grand Cherokee a Best-in-Class towing capacity of up to 3,265 kg (7,200 lb)3

You'll also enjoy savings with fuel economy as efficient as 8.4 L/100 km (34 mpg) highway20, and a driving range up to 1,100 km39 that no other SUV in its class can match20


8-speed automatic transmission 
Jeep Grand Cherokee Powertain 3.6L Pentasta VVT V6

3.6L Pentastar VVT V6

This three-time Ward's '10 Best Engines' winner introduces new Stop/Start technology for even better fuel economy as efficient as 9.5 L/100 km (30 mpg) highway20. This system shuts off the engine when the vehicle comes to a complete stop, and restarts it automatically when the brake pedal is released. Amenities like the radio, gauges and climate control systems remain fully functional for seamless operation.

The 3.6L PentastarTM VVT V6 is mated to an advanced 8-speed automatic transmission and delivers up to 295 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. 


8-speed automatic transmission
Jeep Grand Cherokee 5.7L VVT V8

5.7L VVT V8

With 360 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque, the 5.7L VVT V8 delivers first-class performance and Best-in-Class towing of up to 3,265 kg (7,200 lb)3

Exceptional fuel efficiency is achieved with FuelSaver MDS technology. This system cuts down to 4 cylinders when idling and cruising, and seamlessly switches back to 8 cylinders when full power is needed.


8-speed automatic transmission
Jeep Grand Cherokee 6.4L SRT V8


When you have 475 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque at your disposal, the inevitable smile is priceless. The 6.4L SRT® HEMI® V8 will take you from 0 to 100 km/h in under 5 seconds and through the quarter-mile in the mid 13 seconds. 

When you're not pushing the pedal to the metal, its Class-Leading power49 is balanced with FuelSaver MDS technology. It also includes an Eco Mode which optimizes transmission shifts to further enhance overall efficiency. 


8-speed automatic transmission
Jeep Best-In-Class Fuel economy

Fuel-Efficient Capability


5-CYCLE Official EnerGuide Label Ratings - 2016 Model Year
3.0L EcoDiesel V6 8-speed automatic View Overland, Summit 11.2 25 8.4 34
3.6L PentastarTM VVT V6 8-speed automatic View Laredo, Limited, Overland, Summit 12.8 22 9.5 30
5.7L VVT V8 MDS 8-speed automatic View Laredo, Limited, Overland, Summit 16.7 17 10.7 26
6.4L SRT® HEMI® V8 MDS 8-speed automatic View SRT 18.5 15 12.6 22
** These official ratings are estimates based on Government of Canada approved criteria and testing methods. The actual fuel consumption of this vehicle may differ depending on driving style, road conditions, vehicle options, etc.

What Has Changed With The 5-Cycle Method?

A more rigorous testing procedure to better represent actual driving
More realistic fuel efficiency ratings
While the ratings are different, actual fuel efficiency has not changed - just the way it's calculated

The 5-Cycle Method Tests For

Highway Driving City Driving Air Conditioner Usage Cold Temperature Operation Rapid Braking and Acceleration
Learn more about the 5-cycle test method by visiting the Natural Resources Canada site.
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