Grand Cherokee. Trims explained

Grand Cherokee offers seven main trims each containing a unique set of features. Don’t know which SUV will suit you best? This comparison article will help you navigate through the trims like a pro!

Grand Cherokee LAREDO

Starting with Laredo, the basic trim, you are getting a 3.6L Pentastar VVT V6. That’s 395hp all in one affordable SUV. Standard equipment includes 17″ Tech Silver aluminum wheels, bright roof rails and eye-catching chrome molding around the windows. Inside your Laredo there are 6 speakers and a 7″ touchscreen display with Uconnect. Also, the steering and the shift knob on Laredo are wrapped in leather and the seats a lined with durable, premium cloth. And just like a good SUV Laredo offers plenty of storage room as the passenger seat folds flat and the rear seat split-folds 40/60.  


Limited offers more features and incorporates a more luxurious look. You are now able to choose between 3.6L Pentastar VVT V6 or 5.7L HEMI VVT V8 MDS*. Limited offers 18″ polished aluminum wheels which can be upgraded to 20″. Conveniently, the leather steering wheel can be heated, and the 1st and 2nd row seats are faced with leather thus ensuring durability. We’re not done yet! There are also auto dimming chrome mirrors, dual exhaust as well as a universal garage opener. Therefore, it comes to no surprise Limited has reputation of a perfect convenience and luxury combo.


Trailhawk is publicly famous for its off-road and comfort features. The SUV rocks its standard 18″ polished aluminium wheels. Additionally, the vehicle has an Alpine premium sound system with 9 speakers and a sub-woofer. The mirrors are now heated, power folding and come with supplemental turn signals and memory. On the hood Trailhawk has its infamous black decal. So what makes Trailhawk an off-road legend? Class IV hitch receiver, red front tow hooks, reliable air suspension system, heavy duty engine cooler and more! Get inside and see that the SUV has Nappa leather, ventilated(front) seats with suede inserts and red accent stitching. Built perfectly to ensure you have a beyond comfortable off-road ride. Media wise, Trailhawk provides hotspot wifi, satellite radio, navigation and the largest in its class 8.4″ touchscreen display with Uconnect!  


If you’re looking for an even more luxurious SUV, Jeep has you covered! Get into an Overland and feel the difference. Although your engine options are the same you are now on 20″ polished aluminum wheels. To make your life easier, this SUV features bi-xenon high intensity discharge headlights, chrome tow hooks, class IV hitch receiver, air suspension system and heavy duty cooling. Your mirrors are heated, power folding have memory, turn signals and are chrome! Finally, panoramic roof, wood panel accents and Nappa leather with embroidered Overland logos are all the features contributing to the Overland’s glamorous style.  

Grand Cherokee SUMMIT

Summit offers the same two engine configurations but what makes it one of a kind is the specific set of luxury features available. You would now be driving on 20″ full-polished aluminum wheels. Moreover, your SUV is now equipped with a 19 harman/kardon speaker system and active noise control system. As a result, you will get the most out of your playlist! On the front Summit’s got a beautiful bright premium grille and the Natura Plus leather seats have Summit logos embroidered! You fog lamps are premium LED and the headlights have washers in them! 

Grand Cherokee SRT

This is where unbelievable power meets unbelievable luxury! With the SRT trim you are getting the 6.4L HEMI V8 with MDS, that’s 475 horsepower. Your seats and interior are now made of the best leather Jeep has to offer – Laguna leather, your ceiling is coated in suede. Inside the SRT you can see the carbon fiber inserts with chrome underlining. Your fog lamps are LED, your back seats are now heated too, rear bench folds 40/60. Torqueflite and launch control are available. Biggest in its class 8.4″ display with hotspot is available also. 


Finally the post powerful SUV in the world! Trackhawk features the Hellcat Supercharged 6.2L V8 HEMI engine, thus giving you all 707horsepower as soon as you step your foot on the gas pedal! In fact, you can easily tow up to 7,200kg with this beast. Trackhawk easily stands out among its competitors due to its incredible speed, power that beats RAM, effective sport suspension system, heated rear bench that folds 40/60 and so much more! 

*Multi-displacement System (MDS) – feature in which the engine shuts off some of the cylinders when maximum power isn’t needed, therefore, resulting in fuel savings.

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