2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Capacity

November 19th, 2018 by

White Jeep Grand Cherokee parked on a driveway at night
The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee offers several different trim levels and four engine options to Calgary drivers, with up to 3,266 kg maximum towing capacity. Explore towing and engine specs below, then browse our inventory to find a Jeep Grand Cherokee for sale at Jackson Dodge that has the capability you need!

How Much Can the Grand Cherokee Tow?

STANDARD 3.6L PENTASTAR® V6 ENGINE

  • 2,812 kg towing capacity
  • 295 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

5.7L HEMI® V8 ENGINE

  • 3,266 kg towing capacity
  • 360 hp and 390 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

6.4L HEMI® SRT V8 ENGINE

  • 3,266 kg towing capacity
  • 475 hp and 470 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

SUPERCHARGED 6.2L HEMI® V8 ENGINE

  • 3,266 kg towing capacity
  • 707 hp and 645 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

Take Advantage of Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Technology

When you are towing heavy loads around Maple Creek and Lethbridge, you’ll want the latest Grand Cherokee technology working hard for you, so you can tow safely in all types of conditions. Explore features below that make towing a breeze:

Hill Descent Control

This feature senses when you are driving down a steep incline and can automatically apply the brakes to you can descend down a hill at a steady pace, which gives added peace of mind when you have 3,266 kg behind you.

Hill Start Assist

If you are parked facing uphill on an incline, this system can keep your vehicle in place by holding the brakes when you remove your foot from the brake pedal. Once you press on the accelerator with enough force, Hill Start Assist will release the brakes, which can help with a smoother forward movement uphill.

Trailer Sway Control

This advanced feature can detect possible swaying issues, and will apply brake pressure on alternating wheels while also adjusting engine throttle if needed. This can help correct trailer sway and maintain vehicle stability.

Brembo Brake Systems

If you opt for the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk or SRT® trim level, you can upgrade to high-performance Brembo brake systems for extra stopping power when you are carrying extra weight.
Black Jeep Grand Cherokee towing a boat with a body of water in the background

Find Your SUV at Jackson Dodge

When you are ready to experience Jeep Grand Cherokee performance in person and have taken a look at our lineup of white Grand Cherokee models, schedule a test drive at Jackson Dodge! You can also come to us for off-roading tips, and to check out other great SUV models like the Jeep Cherokee! Or, stop by and compare its towing capacity to that of the Dodge Durango.

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