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How much can the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee tow?

By Product Expert | Posted in Jeep, Jeep Grand Cherokee on Tuesday, March 14th, 2017 at 5:22 pm

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity

Jeep vehicles were created to exceed expectations and take drivers anywhere their curiosity leads. Available with four distinct engine options, the award-winning 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee can be customized to tow impressive amounts of cargo. Whether drivers need the strength for hauling building materials to a work site or for transporting a boat to a weekend campsite, the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee delivers muscle without compromising efficiency.

Which 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee engine tows the most?

Engine Max. towing capacity
3.6L Pentastar VVT V-6 3,265 kg (7,200 lb)
3.0L EcoDiesel V-6 2,812 kg (6,200 lb)
5.7L HEMI VVT V-8 3,265 kg (7,200 lb)
6.4L SRT HEMI V-8 3,265 kg (7,200 lb)

The power to tow can be found in any of the Grand Cherokee’s four engines. Where drivers experience the most strength, however, is when the Cherokee is paired with either the 3.0L EcoDiesel V-6, 5.7L HEMI VVT V-8 or the 6.4L SRT HEMI V-8. Three out of four engines allow the the Grand Cherokee to generate best-in-class towing up to 3,265 kg (7,200 lb). Even the SUV’s award-winning 3.6L Pentastar VVT V-6 engine delivers a best-in-class gas V-6 towing capacity of up to 2,812 kg (6,200 lb).

Which 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee engine tows the most?
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity


Trailer Sway Control comes standard on all models to ensure each journey is backed by confidence and control, no matter how much drivers need to tow.

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To learn more about 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee and its towing capabilities, first schedule a test drive with our team at Regency 100 Mile. Our specialists will ensure you get a strong idea of the Grand Cherokee’s performance in person. Contact our dealership today for more information!

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3 Responses to “How much can the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee tow?”

  1. Dave Charbonneau says:

    You need to correct the tow rating for the V6 as you have capacity in reverse as Diesel is 7,200lb and V6 gas is 6,200lb.

  2. NORMAN P URBAT says:


  3. Steve Evans says:

    Which is correct? You have under max towing capacity 3.6 gas 7200, diesel 6200, opposite in write up following? Which one is the typo?

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