- Jeep® Grand Cherokee L recognized for its 4×4 capability, standard and available safety features, spacious and well-appointed interior and innovative technologies
- The most awarded SUV ever, the Grand Cherokee lineup, includes both two- and three-row models and a new 4xe electric plug-in hybrid powertrain
May 31, 2022 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – Forbes Wheels has named the all-new Jeep® Grand Cherokee L as one of the Best 7-Passenger SUVs to buy in 2022.
To select this year’s top vehicles, the Forbes staff evaluated several factors, including passenger experience in all three rows, cargo-hauling ability, plus family-friendly attributes like sticker price, fuel economy, active-safety offerings and road manners. The Grand Cherokee L stood out from the competition because of its legendary 4×4 capability, composed on-road driving dynamics and opulent interiors.
“When it comes to full-size SUVs, the Grand Cherokee L truly delivers with its unrivaled 4×4 capability, generous third-row capacity and premium amenities. It’s an exceptional choice for customers who play hard, but also appreciate the finer things,” said Jim Morrison, senior vice president and head of Jeep brand North America. “The entire Grand Cherokee lineup, including the first electrified two-row 4xe variant, offers the fun, freedom and adventure that the Jeep brand is known for.”
The iconic fifth-generation Jeep Grand Cherokee – the most awarded SUV ever – is known for its legendary 4×4 capability, superior on-road refinement, premium styling and craftsmanship inside and out and, now for 2022, an expanded lineup that includes an all-new two-row version, a 4xe plug-in hybrid and three-row Grand Cherokee L model.
The Jeep Grand Cherokee L debuted last year to meet the growing needs of Jeep customers who asked for more space and functionality. Designed to maximize overall passenger comfort, the Grand Cherokee L delivers uncompromised third-row capacity and increased cargo volume with seating for up to seven passengers. The vehicle’s expanded wheelbase creates generous interior room and gives passengers expansive, class-leading legroom in the second row.
The state-of-the-art Grand Cherokee L is designed inside and out to deliver unmatched capability and composed driving dynamics. Its renowned 4×4 systems (Quadra-Trac I, Quadra-Trac II and Quadra-Drive II), Quadra-Lift air suspension and Selec-Terrain traction management system instill Grand Cherokee L with the Jeep brand’s legendary 4×4 capability.
With premium styling and craftsmanship inside and out, the Grand Cherokee L has more than 110 advanced safety and security features, including an impressive amount of standard safety features, plus available driver-assist systems, 360-degree surround view, drowsy driver detection and night vision cameras. Segment-leading technologies include a 10.25-inch front passenger screen, rear-seat monitoring camera system, rear-seat entertainment displays with built-in Amazon Fire TV and an available premium 19-speaker, 950-watt McIntosh audio system.
The entire Jeep Grand Cherokee lineup also comes equipped with the award-winning Uconnect 5 infotainment system, with standard wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. All Jeep brand vehicles also come backed with the Jeep Wave premium owner-loyalty program that’s filled with exciting benefits and exclusive perks created to deliver Jeep owners the utmost care and dedicated 24/7 support.
Built on 80 years of legendary heritage, Jeep is the authentic SUV brand that brings capability, craftsmanship and versatility to people who seek extraordinary journeys. The Jeep brand delivers an open invitation to live life to the fullest by offering a broad portfolio of vehicles that continues to provide owners with a sense of safety and security to handle any journey with confidence. The Jeep vehicle range consists of the Cherokee, Compass, Gladiator, Grand Cherokee, Grand Cherokee 4xe, Renegade and Wrangler and Wrangler 4xe. Jeep Wave, a premium owner loyalty and customer care program that is available to the entire Jeep 4×4 lineup, is filled with benefits and exclusive perks to deliver Jeep brand owners the utmost care and dedicated 24/7 support. The legendary Jeep brand’s off-road capability is enhanced by a global electrification initiative that is transforming 4xe into new 4×4 in pursuit of the brand’s vision of accomplishing Zero Emission Freedom. All Jeep brand SUVs will offer an electrified variant by 2025.