The new generation of the legendary American SUV Jeep Cherokee 2014 was presented to an audience at the end of March 2013 at the company’s exposure under the Jeep New York Auto Show.
New design Jeep Cherokee 2014 provoked a storm of emotions, the car immediately appeared admirers and ardent opponents. Our article will help readers thoroughly acquainted with a new exterior and interior crossover SUV, technical characteristics, the number of versions and their heads filled options for providing comfort, infotainment software driver and passenger, electronic assistants make life easier for the owner, tires and wheels and color options available to the body color. Photo and video materials will help readers to consider novelty from all sides and look into the salon.
Revolutionary changes in the appearance of a new generation Jeep Cherokee once divided the army of fans of the American SUV into two camps. Representatives of the first in indignation, the second half intrigued design innovations. As American designers (without the participation of the Italian studio has not done) ventured to change the traditional and classic appearance inherent in the previous generation model, we certainly can not say, but … looks “brick on wheels” (that look like SUVs Cherokki 1974) called stylish and attractive impossible. Guessed the Americans with a “new face” of the car? Response is received in the fall of 2013, when the new model will begin selling in the US.
Before starting the description of the appearance model is worth noting that the new Jeep Cherokki 2014 is presented in four versions. The first three – Cherokee Sport, Cherokee Latitude and Cherokee Limited look like crossovers and differ from each other only by small external details of decor, but the Cherokee Trailhawk – real conqueror of off-road tires, compact front and rear bumpers made of black plastic, protecting the engine compartment and elements of all-wheel drive transmission metal sheets, two tow loops front and one rear loop, painted in bright red color and increased up to 220 mm ground clearance (in other versions of the clearance of 195 mm). Outer dimensions of the body 2014 Jeep Cherokee are: length 4625 mm, 1860 mm wide, 1680 mm in height at 2700 mm wheelbase.
Body Cherokee Trailhawk also has decent performance for an SUV geometric cross: 29.8 degrees – the approach angle, 23.3 degrees – the angle of the ramp surmounted, 32.1 degrees – the departure angle, depth ford available for forcing at speeds up to 8 mph is 510 mm.
The new Cherokee in our opinion looks just awesome. Seven brand (business card Jeep) slots grille dressed in chrome, stylish front bumper with additional air intakes huge streamlined protected on the bottom is not painted plastic, lights are located on three levels. Upper stylish strip lighting head with touches of light-emitting diodes, the central unit in neat extra light wells organically complemented by large spotlights. Looks amazing waves on the bonnet forming ridges in the transitions on the swollen front fenders.
The lateral part of the body with a square-like wheel arches accommodates rubber 215/60 R17 tires and 215/55 R18 on 17-inch steel or alloy wheels 17-18 range, and high curved window sill line of the sidewalls of smooth, flowing roof line, compact coma – a crossover of clean water.
If on the surface of the tailgate is not wearing the logo Jeep, a car can be classed in any European or Asian manufacturers. Huge bumper with integrated exhaust tips trapezes, carefully closing the rear body crossover, compact tailgate spoiler is topped, narrow ceiling marker lamps with LED filling trying to replicate the shape and dimensions of headlights lighting head, with very high ceiling above the ground and propped up a fifth glass door.
Originality, style and design of the exterior space breaks all the stereotypes of a conservative appearance Jeep Cherokee previous generations. We can only mention the options available colors of enamel paint finishes for the new Jeep Cherokee: Bright White (white), Billet Silver (dark silver), Cashmere Pearl (beige), Granite (dark gray), True Blue (dark blue), Eco Green (dark green), Mango Tango (orange), Deep Cherry Red (red) and Brilliant Black (Black). Interior of the new Jeep Cherokee in 2014 to match the appearance of a novelty. The quality of the materials used (soft plastic, cloth or leather), the assurance of the company’s representatives Jeep, premium.
Inside the car set a completely new instrument panel with 3.5-inch screen computer bots or 7-inch full color screen, multifunction steering wheel, new seats for driver and front passenger with a bright lateral support. As an option, you can order electric adjustment.
As options responsible for the comfort and safety of a huge list of systems: advanced multimedia system with 9 speakers, navigation, rear view camera, assistant parallel and perpendicular parking, parking sensors front and rear, the system is following the blind zones, stripes marking, adaptive cruise control can slow down and completely stop the car, panoramic roof and other chips.
For the three second-row passengers to reserve seats in all directions, the back row is capable of moving along the interior thus increasing legroom for passengers or luggage compartment sizes, separate back changes the angle of inclination. The rear seats fold form a flat cargo area.
Specifications of the new generation Jeep Cherokee 2014 year: the car is built on the platform of a hatchback Alfa Romeo Giulietta. Fully independent suspension with MacPherson struts up front classical and multi-link rear architecture, disc brakes, installed electric power steering. New with three different types of all-wheel drive powertrain is capable of a wider audience of potential owners of the crossover, but Cherokee Trailhawk version can still be safely attributed to the class of SUVs, because the car is equipped with an advanced all-wheel-drive Active Drive Lock. A little easier transmission Active Drive II, its difference from the most advanced all-wheel drive system – lack of rear differential lock. The most simple system Active Drvive I typically crossover, for the distribution of torque between the axles responsible electronics, and default thrust from the engine is transmitted to the front wheels, and only when slippage is transmitted to the rear up to 50% of the time. Engines for the new Jeep Cherokee 2014 with the start of sales, there are two petrol: four-Series Tigershark Multiair 2,4-liter (186 hp) and 3.2-liter V6 Pentastar (271 hp). In tandem with the motors running the latest machine from 9 !!! steps – Box 9 automatic transmission. Fuel consumption: the manufacturer promises that the 186 horsepower engine is content with just 7.6 liters of gasoline in combined mode of motion.