Jeep Cherokee reveals its new face

Jeep Cherokee reveals its new face

Even with the strong sales numbers, the Jeep engineers were hard at work designing a new front end, and that new face will make its grand debut next month at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The range is topped by a Trailhawk with a 3.2-litre V6 petrol that outputs 268bhp. Jeep says it'll show more fuel-efficient engines for the Cherokee at the NAIAS in January too. The facelift sees the narrow-slit lights gone in favour of fuller headlamps with DRLs, joined by the American brand's iconic seven slot grille in-between that features across its line-up. The company is also rolling out a new Ram 1500 pickup. Well let's keep the trail-rated Trailhawk version with blackened hood aside for now.

At the back, smoked taillights replace the old units while the license plate holder is now placed on the tailgate itself.

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Those in the crowd who hated the last generation's standalone front-end design of the Cherokee are certainly cheering these released photos of the teased Jeep. The SUV also comes with a new rear bumper with silver rear diffuser and dual chrome-tipped exhaust. What we do know is that the 2019 Cherokee will gain some new engine options, which will likely include the turbocharged 2.0-liter "Hurricane" engine found in the all-new Wrangler JL. The cabin, on the other hand, borrows its cues and colour pattern from the new Compass, with slightly different dashboard design that gets larger aircon vents, a better-equipped centre console and steering wheels and possible slightly larger and more comfortable seats.

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