2021 Jeep Cherokee MPG Specs

March 19th, 2021 by

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The Jeep Cherokee is revered for its off-road capabilities, but this classic SUV also gets impressive fuel economy on the road in Louisville. Read the guide below from Cross Chrysler Jeep FIAT for more about the Jeep Cherokee MPG and fuel-saving features, and then browse our new Cherokee inventory to find yours!

Jeep Cherokee Fuel Economy Estimates

Both the engine and drivetrain will have a significant impact on your Jeep Cherokee fuel economy. The EPA estimates that the following Cherokee front-wheel-drive configurations earn 22 MPG in the city and 31 MPG on the highway:

  • Jeep Cherokee Latitude FWD
  • Jeep Cherokee Latitude Plus FWD
  • Jeep Cherokee Altitude FWD
  • Jeep Cherokee Latitude Lux FWD

The following configurations will deliver an estimated 20 city/29 highway Jeep Cherokee fuel economy:

  • Jeep Cherokee Latitude Lux FWD
  • Jeep Cherokee 80th Anniversary
  • Jeep Cherokee Limited FWD
  • Jeep Cherokee High Altitude FWD

Due to the added power to all four wheels, the TrailHawk® 4×4 configuration earns an EPA-estimated 18 MPG in the city and 24 MPG on the highway.

2021 Jeep Cherokee Engine Options

As you read above, the Jeep Cherokee MPG depends mainly on the engine and drivetrain. 2021 models are available with three engines:

  • 270-hp 2.0L Turbo
  • 180-hp 2.4L Tigershark® MultiAir® 2 with dual variable valve timing
  • 271-hp 3.2L Pentastar® V6 with best-in-class towing capacity of 4,500 lbs

2021 Jeep Cherokee Performance Features

When it comes to Jeep SUVs like the Cherokee, power and efficiency are only part of the package! Advanced performance features like the following help keep you in control, even when the going gets tough in Lexington:

  • Hill Descent Control
  • Trail Rated® Capability
  • Jeep® Active Drive 4×4 System
  • Jeep® Active Drive Lock 4×4 System
  • Selec-Terrain® Traction Management System

Experience the Jeep Cherokee for Yourself in Louisville

If you’re ready to learn more about Jeep Cherokee vs. Grand Cherokee capability, get in touch with our team at Cross Chrysler Jeep FIAT! We’re here to help you find the perfect Jeep SUV at a price that fits your budget. Check out our online buying and home delivery services for La Grange car-buyers! With the 2021 Jeep Cherokee being so impressive, how will the next iteration hold up? See our 2022 Jeep Cherokee overview guide today!


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