Chrysler Group Announces Pricing for 2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee CRD
Chrysler Group announced at the Washington Auto Show pricing for its first diesel-powered, full-size sport-utility vehicle (SUV) to be offered in the United States. 2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee CRD PricingJeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4x2: $38,475 (including $695 destination) Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4x4: $41,715 (including $695 destination)Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland 4x2: $41,960 (including $695 destination) Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland 4x4: $45,395 (including $695 destination)The 3.0-liter V-6 CRD engine will be available on the Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited and Overland 4x2 and 4x4 models. The new 3.0-liter V-6 CRD engine, built by Mercedes-Benz, produces 215 hp @ 3,800 rpm and 376 lb.-ft. torque @ 1,600-2,800 rpm and gets an estimated fuel economy of 20 miles city and 25 miles highway for 4x2 models, and 20 miles city and 24 miles highway for 4x4 models. Most recently, the engine earned a spot on "Ward's 10 Best Engines" list. The 2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee CRD offers class-leading torque, towing capacity of 7,400 lbs., and driving range of approximately 450 miles. Clean diesel technology also improves fuel economy by up to 30 percent and has up to 20 percent fewer carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. The Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited CRD includes Sirius Satellite Radio, Quadra-Drive II*, five-speed automatic transmission, 17-inch aluminum wheels, memory system (seats, mirrors, pedals, etc.), air conditioning with dual-zone automatic temperature control, rain sensitive windshield wipers, premium leather seats, SmartBeam headlamps, tire pressure monitor, engine block heater, and AM/FM/six-disc CD/MP3 radio. (*4x4 models only) The Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland CRD includes a five-speed automatic transmission, Quadra-Drive II*, 17-inch chrome clad wheels, ParkView rear back-up camera, ParkSense rear back-up system, skid plates*, trailer tow package, tow hooks*, engine block heater, Sirius Satellite Radio, DVD-based AM/FM/six-disc CD/MP3 navigation radio and UConnect hands-free communication system. (*4x4 models only) The Jeep brand announced last year that the 2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee would have a flex-fuel capable 4.7-liter SOHC V-8 engine, which gives customers the ability to use a fuel with an 85 percent concentration of ethanol (E85) in their vehicles.