2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee Road Test Specs | Edmunds

2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee - Road Test Specs

2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV

(3.6L V6 FFV 5-speed Automatic)


Model year2011
ModelGrand Cherokee
StyleLaredo 4dr SUV 4WD (3.6L 6cyl 5A)
Base MSRP$32,215
Estimated MSRP$32,995


Drive type4wd
Engine typeNaturally aspirated port-injected gasoline V6
Displacement (cc/cu-in)3,604cc/220 cu-in
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, four valves per cylinder, variable intake + exhaust-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)10.2
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)290 @ 6,400 (est.)
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)260 @ 4,800 (est.)
Fuel typeUnleaded regular
Transmission typeFive-speed automatic with console shifter
Transmission and axle ratios (x:1)I=3.59; II=2.19; III=1.41; IV=1.00; V=0.83; R=3.16; Final=3.06


Suspension, frontIndependent double-wishbones, pneumatic springs, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, pneumatic springs, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeHydraulic-assist, variable-ratio rack-and-pinion steering
Steering ratio (x:1)18.9
Tire typeAll-season
Wheel size, front18-by-8.5 inches
Wheel size, rear18-by-8.5 inches
Wheel materialCast aluminum
Brakes, front12.9-inch ventilated steel discs with two-piston sliding calipers
Brakes, rear12.6-inch solid steel discs with single-piston sliding calipers

Fuel Consumption

Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)24.6

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,850
Length (in.)189.8
Width (in.)76.3
Height (in.)69.4
Wheelbase (in.)114.8
Track, front (in.)63.9
Track, rear (in.)64.1
Turning circle (ft.)37.1
Legroom, front (in.)40.3
Legroom, rear (in.)38.6
Headroom, front (in.)39.9
Headroom, rear (in.)39.2
Shoulder room, front (in.)58.7
Shoulder room, rear (in.)58.0
Seating capacity5
Cargo volume (cu-ft)35.1
Max. cargo volume, seats folded (cu-ft)68.7


Bumper-to-bumper3 years/36,000 miles
Powertrain5 years/100,000 miles
Corrosion5 years/100,000 miles
Roadside assistance3 years/36,000 miles
Free scheduled maintenanceNot available

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