2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Capacity

April 25th, 2019 by

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing a Boat

The 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee offers up four high-performance engine options and a 7,200-pound maximum towing capacity – enough to haul a midsize camper or fishing boat through North Haven with ease. Learn more about the outstanding engine options and towing specs you’ll get with a new Grand Cherokee, below!

How Much Can the Grand Cherokee Tow?

When outfitted with a 3.6L PENTASTAR® V6 ENGINE

  • Maximum towing capacity: 6,200 pounds
  • 295 hp / 260 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

When outfitted with a 5.7L HEMI® V8 ENGINE

  • Maximum towing capacity: 7,200 pounds
  • 360 hp / 390 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

When outfitted with a 6.4L HEMI® SRT V8 ENGINE

  • Maximum towing capacity: 7,200 pounds
  • 475 hp / 470 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

When outfitted with a 6.2L HEMI® V8 ENGINE

  • Maximum towing capacity: 7,200 pounds
  • 707 hp / 645 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Features

Your Grand Cherokee will take care of the heavy lifting when you’re towing through Hamden. Thanks to these advanced technologies, you’ll enjoy total confidence in your ability to stay in control, even when the weather or the road conditions are working against you!

Trailer Sway Control – With this system, your vehicle will be easier to handle during rough conditions. It applies brake pressure on alternating wheels while adjusting the engine throttle as necessary in order to maintain proper vehicle stability.

Hill Descent Control – Worry not while driving downhill with a trailer in tow. Hill descent control will help you out by automatically applying the brakes on your Grand Cherokee if a steep incline is detected, allowing for stability and safety as you head downhill.

Hill Start Assist – Get-up-and-go can be difficult to achieve when you’re parked on an incline without a heavy load attached. When you activate hill start assist, the system will keep your Grand Cherokee from rolling backward –even with a heavy load attached. By holding your brakes down as you move to press the accelerator, the feature generates the necessary power for a smooth takeoff.

High-performance Brembo brake systems – These brake systems will increase your stopping power on Meriden roads. They’re available when you opt for the top-tier Trackhawk® and SRT® trim levels, and they’re comprised of two-piece vented rotors and six-piston front Brembo calipers on the Trackhawk® and 15-inch front rotors and six-piston calipers on the SRT®.

Explore the Jeep Grand Cherokee at Executive Dodge Jeep RAM Today!

The best way to experience the power you’ll get from a Jeep Grand Cherokee is to take one for a spin in Wallingford! Contact us to set up your test drive today, and don’t forget to peruse our latest new vehicle specials before you head out. For even greater savings, take a look at our pre-owned Jeep Grand Cherokee inventory. Even if you opt for a 2015 or 2016 model year, you’ll get comparable towing power to the 2019 model. Do you need something with more towing power? Compare the RAM 1500 vs. RAM 2500 with Executive Dodge Jeep RAM! What about other available Jeep SUVs? Compare the 2-door Wrangler vs. 4-door Wrangler or the Compass vs. Cherokee!

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