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2017 Jeep Cherokee


City 19 - 21 MPG Hwy 25 - 30 MPG

Safety Rating

  • Overall Safety:
    4 stars
  • Frontal Crash:
    4 stars
  • Side Crash:
    5 stars

Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

Consumer Reviews Write a Review

Overall Rating:
4.7 (out of 5)
Value 4.6
Exterior 4.8
Interior 4.8
Comfort 4.8
Performance 4.6
Reliability 4.8
Just what I was looking for in a Vehicle

by New Jeep Fan from Madison WI | May 26, 2020

My girl friend had an Older Jeep vehicle and I just loved the handling and size of it that started to look for one for myself. No I own one for my own!!

Excellent, rare black on High Altitude

by danapointkid from los angeles | May 26, 2020

Great Driving Car. Has all the options. Lane Change Assist, Blind spot assist, adaptive cruise control, crash mitigation, park assist front and back, backup camera, satellite ready, panorama moon/sunroof, vented and heated seats, heated steering wheel.

Most realiable car I own

by Annerys jeep from Miami FL | May 21, 2020

This car is comfortable drives great has good space in good shape for a used car and great pricing I had a great experience buying there

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2017 Jeep Cherokee Overview


The 2017 Cherokee is a mid-size SUV that seats up to 5 passengers. It competes with the Ford Edge, Toyota 4Runner, and Nissan Murano. This year, the Cherokee gains standard HID headlights and more interior features for the Trailhawk trim.

Five trims are available: the Sport, Latitude, Limited, Overland, and Trailhawk. Two other Special Editions are available with limited production: the Altitude and High Altitude.

The uniquely styled Cherokee has a 7-slot front grille and narrow-slit headlights. The underbody is clad in black for a rugged appearance, but body-color trim is also available. The front windshield has a low-profile, subtle slope for better aerodynamics. Standard features include power side mirrors, a rear spoiler, and 17-inch steel wheels. Underbody skid plates, a panoramic moonroof, and a power liftgate are available for a better off-road experience.

Under the hood, the Cherokee has two engine options: a base 184-hp, 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine and a more powerful 271-hp, 3.2-liter V-6 with start-stop engine technology. Both engines are mated to a 9-speed automatic transmission and front- (FWD) or 4-wheel drive (4WD). There are three different 4WD systems available that range from a relatively basic one with a single power transfer unit that controls torque between the front and rear wheels, to a more robust system that adds a locking rear differential and Selec-Terrain traction control, which offers up to five customized suspension and crawl settings for different environments.

Fuel economy for the Cherokee 4-cylinder is an EPA-estimated 21/30 mpg city/highway (21/28 mpg with 4WD). The rating decreases to a 19/25 mpg rating for the Cherokee V-6. The Overland 4WD model lowers to the rating further to 18/26 mpg.

Inside, the Cherokee has a standard black cloth interior with a 60/40 split-folding rear seat. Maximum cargo capacity is 24.6 cubic feet with the rear seat folded down. The center stack features a standard audio system that includes a 5-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth connectivity for phone and audio, and a USB port. It can be upgraded to a larger 8.4-inch touchscreen, an integrated navigation system, an HD radio, and premium audio speakers. Standard features include air conditioning and power windows/locks. Leather-trim front bucket seats, power/heated front seats, dual-zone automatic climate control, and a wireless charging pad are also available.

Nappa leather upholstery, heated/ventilated front seats, a power-adjustable driver’s seat, heated steering wheel, remote keyless entry, remote vehicle start, and a power liftgate now come standard on the Cherokee Trailhawk.

Standard safety features include ten airbags, antilock brakes, and electronic stability and traction control. There is also plenty of available safety technology, including front/rear parking sensors, a rearview camera, lane departure warning, forward collision warning with automatic braking, and an automatic parking system.