2021 Jeep Cherokee Towing Capacity

November 5th, 2020 by

2021 Jeep Cherokee Driving
 
Our Oklahoma City customers work hard during the week and play hard on the weekend. They need a vehicle that can match that lifestyle. Maybe that’s why the Cherokee is so popular. The 2021 Jeep Cherokee towing capacity is a massive 4,500 pounds when properly equipped. So, it can pull whatever grown up toys you use to play hard. You shouldn’t discount the Cherokee payload capacity, either, which is equally impressive. Both the towing and payload capacity differ based on the engine you choose, so let’s learn more about the Jeep Cherokee towing capacity now!

Towing and Payload Capacities of the 2021 Jeep Cherokee Engines

The key to optimizing the Cherokee towing capacity is the Towing-Trailer Group feature package that can be added at the buyer’s option. Here’s how the towing and payload capacities break out by engine:

2.4L Tigershark® Multiair® 2 Engine

Even entry-level models equipped with this engine offer an impressive towing capacity in-segment:

  • Cherokee Towing Capacity – 2,000 pounds
  • Towing Capacity with the Trailer-Tow Group Package – not available
  • Cherokee Payload Capacity – 1,000 pounds
  • Horsepower – 180 hp @ 6,400 rpm
  • Torque – 171 lb-ft of torque @ 4,600 rpm
  • Available on Jeep Cherokee Models – Latitude, Latitude Plus, Altitude

2.0L I4 DOHC DI Turbo Engine with ESS

This engine is popular with Mustang customers who group it with the Trailer-Tow Package to offer increased towing capacity:

  • Cherokee Towing Capacity – 2,000 pounds
  • Towing Capacity with the Trailer-Tow Group Package – 4,000 pounds
  • Cherokee Payload Capacity – 1,000 pounds
  • Horsepower – 270 hp @ 5,250 rpm
  • Torque – 295 lb-ft of torque @ 3,000-4,500 rpm
  • Available on Jeep Cherokee Models – Latitude Lux, 80th Anniversary, Limited, High Altitude

3.2L Pentastar® V6 Engine

Choose this engine ad the Trailer-Tow Group Package for the most impressive power and towing specs in the Cherokee lineup:

  • Cherokee Towing Capacity – 2,000 pounds
  • Towing Capacity with the Trailer-Tow Group Package – 4,500 pounds
  • Cherokee Payload Capacity – 1,000 pounds
  • Horsepower – 271 hp @ 6,500 rpm
  • Torque – 239 lb-ft of torque @ 4,400 rpm
  • Available on Jeep Cherokee Models – Latitude Lux, 80th Anniversary, Limited, Trailhawk®

The New Cherokee is For Sale Right Now at Westpointe Chrysler Jeep Dodge

You can find the new Jeep Cherokee for sale right now at Westpointe Chrysler Jeep Dodge of Yukon. We’ll be glad to walk you through all of your engine options so that you can get the most out of this vehicle’s towing capabilities. Did you know you can apply for financing online? We’re just a short drive away from El Reno. So, contact us today!

 

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