2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Midsize SUV Review | Festus, MO

2018 jeep grand cherokee review

Is your family in need of a supremely capable and comfortable SUV for everyday tasks and weekend adventures alike? Then you need the Trail Rated® capability with on-road civility found in the new 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee! To help you learn more about the new Grand Cherokee, which starts at $30,595 MSRP, the product specialists at Lucas-Smith Jeep have put together this detailed review. Continue reading to learn how the Grand Cherokee can help you tackle your daily drive!

Begin your search by exploring our 2018 Grand Cherokee trims page and then head over to our new Grand Cherokee inventory for trim package availability at our Jeep dealership in Festus, MO. Be sure to check out our Jeep incentives page to see if you qualify for our latest finance and lease deals!

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee: Engine & Performance Specs

The 3.6L V6 engine found under the hood of the 2018 Grand Cherokee delivers the performance you need to take on your daily to-do list and family road trips, but doesn't sacrifice the efficiency you require. Drivers looking to take their performance to the next level, a 6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8 is available on the Trackhawk trim, and a 6.4L HEMI® V8 engine is available on the SRT® trim. Key engine specs for the Jeep Grand Cherokee are as follows:


3.6L Pentastar® V6

5.7L HEMI® V8

6.2L Supercharged V8

SRT® 6.4L HEMI® V8


295 HP

360 HP

707 HP

475 HP


260 lb.-ft.

390 lb.-ft.

645 lb.-ft.

470 lb.-ft.


Two-wheel drive, Four-wheel drive

Four-wheel drive

Four-wheel drive

Four-wheel drive

Fuel Efficiency (city/hwy)

19/26 MPG (4x2)

18/25 MPG (4x4)

14/22 MPG

11/17 MPG

13/19 MPG

Towing Capacity*

6,200 lbs. (4x2)

7,200 lbs. (4x4)

7,400 lbs.

7,200 lbs.

7,200 lbs.

*When properly equipped

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee: Interior & Exterior

2018 jeep grand cherokee interior

The new Jeep Grand Cherokee boasts aggressive body styling with a myriad of practical yet modern design features, as well as a cabin adorned with comfortable and convenient details. You'll also enjoy a spacious maximum cargo capacity of 68.3 cu. ft.

Interior & Exterior features include:

  • Seating for five passengers
  • cargo capacity of 68.3 cu. ft.
  • Bucket seats with optional premium leather upholstery
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seat
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob
  • Luxury front and rear floor mats
  • Automatic halogen quad headlamps and Daytime Running Lights
  • Premium fog lamps
  • 17-in. silver aluminum wheels
  • Bright chrome exterior badging

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee: Safety & Technology

From your daily commute to weekend excursions with the kids, the new 2018 Grand Cherokee offers a multitude of safety systems and innovative technology that facilitate the perfect driving experience on trips of any kind. From the enhanced accident response system to the Uconnect® infotainment system, the whole family will love riding in your new Grand Cherokee.

Technology & safety features include:

  • Uconnect® 4.0 with 7-in. touchscreen display; available Uconnect® 4C NAV with 8.4-in. display
  • 6-speaker sound system; optional Harman Kardon® premium audio
  • Integrated voice command with Bluetooth®
  • One-year of SiriusXM® satellite radio service
  • Advanced multistage front airbags
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Enhanced accident response system
  • Hill Start Assist
  • Keyless Entry
  • ParkSense® Rear Park Assist

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee: Warranty

Wherever the road takes you, you deserve to know you can rely on your Jeep SUV without questions. That's why the new Grand Cherokee comes with four exceptional warranties to give you the peace of mind you're looking for on every ride.



Basic Limited Warranty


Roadside Assistance


Rust-through Limited Warranty

60-mo./unlimited mi.

Powertrain Limited Warranty


Schedule a Test Drive in Festus, MO!

test drive the 2018 jeep grand cherokee

The capability and comfort your daily adventures demand are closer than ever in the new 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee! Schedule a test drive at our Jeep dealership in Festus, MO today to experience it for yourself. If you have any questions, reach out to the Lucas-Smith Jeep team through our contact form or by calling (636) 524-4702.

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