Compare 2016 Jeep Cherokee specifications by trim levels

Cherokee is a 5-seat SUV from Jeep, which first hit the market back in 1999.

With the price tag ranging from $23,295 to $30,895, the Jeep Cherokee faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Dodge Durango.

Overview

Wheels

Bulb Size

The Jeep Cherokee has a maximum towing capacity of 2000 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Jeep Cherokee boasts the average fuel economy anywhere from 25 to 31 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 74.90mm x 182.00mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2016 Jeep Cherokee

  • Fuel Tank: 15.8 gal

  • Wheelbase: 106.3 in

  • MPG: 22 city/31 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 9.3 sec

  • Ground clearance: 5.7 in

  • Engine: 2.4L I-4

  • Towing: 2000 lbs

  • Towing capacity: 2000 lbs

  • Curb: 3655 lbs

  • Tires: P225/60TR17.0 BSW AS

  • Cargo: 24.6 cu.ft

  • Passenger capacity: 5

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 182 x 73.2 x 65.7



2016 Jeep Cherokee Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Jeep Cherokee is offered in 7 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Jeep Cherokee safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Jeep Cherokee specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style SUV

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Engine 2.4L I-4 SOHC

    • Horsepower 184 hp @ 6400

    • Torque 171 lb-ft.

    • Transmission 9-spd auto w/OD

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 9.1 - 9.5 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 16.8 - 18.2 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 182 in

    • Width 73.2 in

    • Height 65.7 in

    • Wheelbase 106.3 in

    • Curb Weight 3655 lbs

    • GVWR 5050 lbs

    • Towing capacity 2000 lbs

    • Ground clearance 5.7 in

    • Turning radius 18.8 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Seats 5

    • Passenger volume 105

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 15.8 gal

    • City 19 - 22 mpg

    • Combined 22 - 27 mpg

    • Highway 25 - 31 mpg

    • Highway range 395 - 489.8 mi

    • WARRANTY

    • Powertrain Warranty 60 months/60,000 miles mths/miles



Specifications

Sport 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Latitude 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Limited 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Sport 4dr 4x4

Exterior length
182.0 " in 182.0 " in 182.0 " in 182.0 " in
Exterior body width
73.2 " in 73.2 " in 73.2 " in 73.2 " in
Exterior height
65.7 " in 65.7 " in 65.7 " in 66.2 " in
Horsepower
184 @ 6,400 rpm 184 @ 6,400 rpm 184 @ 6,400 rpm 184 @ 6,400 rpm
Torque
171 @ 4,600 rpm 171 @ 4,600 rpm 171 @ 4,600 rpm 171 @ 4,600 rpm
Fuel economy - city
22 mpg 22 mpg 22 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
31 mpg 31 mpg 31 mpg 28 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke
3.46/3.82 " 3.46/3.82 " 3.46/3.82 " 3.46/3.82 "
Curb weight
3,655 lbs. 3,655 lbs. 3,655 lbs. 3,953 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
5,050 lbs. 5,050 lbs. 5,050 lbs. 5,500 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight
2,000 lbs. 2,000 lbs. 2,000 lbs. 2,000 lbs.
Wheelbase
106.3 " in 106.3 " in 106.3 " in 106.3 " in
Front track
62.2 " 62.2 " 62.2 " 62.2 "
Rear track
61.9 " 61.9 " 61.9 " 61.9 "
Turning radius
18.8 '' 18.8 '' 18.8 '' 18.8 ''
Ground clearance
10.5 " in 10.5 " in 10.5 " in 10.5 " in
Front legroom
41.1 " in 41.1 " in 41.1 " in 41.1 " in
Rear legroom
40.3 " in 40.3 " in 40.3 " in 40.3 " in
Front headroom
39.4 " in 39.4 " in 39.4 " in 39.4 " in
Rear headroom
38.5 " in 38.5 " in 38.5 " in 38.5 " in
Front hip room
53.8 " in 53.8 " in 53.8 " in 53.8 " in
Rear hip room
49.9 " in 49.9 " in 49.9 " in 49.9 " in
Front shoulder room
57.6 " in 57.6 " in 57.6 " in 57.6 " in
Rear shoulder room
55.1 " in 55.1 " in 55.1 " in 55.1 " in
Luggage volume
24.6 cu.ft. 24.6 cu.ft. 24.6 cu.ft. 24.6 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
54.9 cu.ft. 54.9 cu.ft. 54.9 cu.ft. 54.9 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
105 cu.ft. 105 cu.ft. 105 cu.ft. 104 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
15.8 gal. 15.8 gal. 15.8 gal. 15.8 gal.
Payload
1,000 lbs. 1,000 lbs. 1,000 lbs. 1,000 lbs.
Drag coefficient
.33 .33 .33

Latitude 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x4

Trailhawk 4dr 4x4

Exterior length
182.0 " in 182.0 " in 182.0 " in
Exterior body width
73.2 " in 73.2 " in 74.9 " in
Exterior height
66.2 " in 66.2 " in 67.8 " in
Horsepower
184 @ 6,400 rpm 184 @ 6,400 rpm 184 @ 6,400 rpm
Torque
171 @ 4,600 rpm 171 @ 4,600 rpm 171 @ 4,600 rpm
Fuel economy - city
21 mpg 21 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
28 mpg 28 mpg 25 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke
3.46/3.82 " 3.46/3.82 " 3.46/3.82 "
Curb weight
3,953 lbs. 3,953 lbs. 4,028 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
5,500 lbs. 5,500 lbs. 5,500 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight
2,000 lbs. 2,000 lbs. 2,000 lbs.
Wheelbase
106.3 " in 106.3 " in 107.0 " in
Front track
62.2 " 62.2 " 63.5 "
Rear track
61.9 " 61.9 " 63.5 "
Turning radius
18.8 '' 18.8 '' 19.0 ''
Ground clearance
10.5 " in 10.5 " in 10.5 " in
Front legroom
41.1 " in 41.1 " in 41.1 " in
Rear legroom
40.3 " in 40.3 " in 40.3 " in
Front headroom
39.4 " in 39.4 " in 39.4 " in
Rear headroom
38.5 " in 38.5 " in 38.5 " in
Front hip room
53.8 " in 53.8 " in 53.8 " in
Rear hip room
49.9 " in 49.9 " in 49.9 " in
Front shoulder room
57.6 " in 57.6 " in 57.6 " in
Rear shoulder room
55.1 " in 55.1 " in 55.1 " in
Luggage volume
24.6 cu.ft. 24.6 cu.ft. 24.6 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
54.9 cu.ft. 54.9 cu.ft. 54.9 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
104 cu.ft. 104 cu.ft. 104 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
15.8 gal. 15.8 gal. 15.8 gal.
Payload
1,000 lbs. 1,000 lbs. 1,000 lbs.

Interior Features

Sport 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Latitude 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Limited 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Sport 4dr 4x4

Air conditioning, front
manual manual dual zone automatic manual
Clock
in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display
Cupholders
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
urethane urethane leather urethane
12V DC power outlet
3 3 3 3
Overhead console
mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage
Floor console
full full full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power power power
Rear windows
power power power power
1-touch window down
driver driver and passenger driver and passenger driver
Instrumentation
digital/analog digital/analog digital/analog digital/analog
Lighting - map lights
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Lighting - dome light
fade fade fade fade
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
day-night day-night auto-dimming day-night day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Fuel door release
power power power power
Seatback storage pockets
1 1 1 1
Steering wheel material
urethane leather/metal-look leather/metal-look urethane
1-touch window up
driver and passenger driver and passenger

Latitude 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x4

Trailhawk 4dr 4x4

Air conditioning, front
manual dual zone automatic manual
Clock
in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display
Cupholders
front and rear front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
urethane leather leather
12V DC power outlet
3 3 3
Overhead console
mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage
Floor console
full full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear rubber front and rear
Front windows
power power power
Rear windows
power power power
1-touch window up
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
1-touch window down
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Instrumentation
digital/analog digital/analog digital/analog
Lighting - map lights
front and rear front and rear front and rear
Lighting - dome light
fade fade fade
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
day-night auto-dimming day-night day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Fuel door release
power power power
Seatback storage pockets
1 1 1
Steering wheel material
leather/metal-look leather/metal-look leather/metal-look

Exterior Features

Sport 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Latitude 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Limited 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Sport 4dr 4x4

Antenna
integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof
Body material
composite/galvanized steel composite/galvanized steel composite/galvanized steel composite/galvanized steel
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround
Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
liftgate liftgate liftgate liftgate
Tinted windows
light deep deep light
Rear window type
fixed fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Spoiler
lip lip lip lip
Front tires
P225/60TR17.0 BSW AS P225/60TR17.0 BSW AS P225/55TR18.0 BSW AS P225/65TR17.0 BSW AS
Wheels
17" silver styled steel 17" silver aluminum 18" polished aluminum 17" silver styled steel
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Rear window wipers
fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval
Fog/driving lights
front front
Sunroof
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
2nd row sunroof
fixed glass fixed glass

Latitude 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x4

Trailhawk 4dr 4x4

Antenna
integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof
Body material
composite/galvanized steel composite/galvanized steel composite/galvanized steel
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/metal-look surround
Fog/driving lights
front front front
Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
liftgate liftgate liftgate
Tinted windows
deep deep deep
Rear window type
fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Sunroof
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler
lip lip lip
Front tires
P225/65TR17.0 BSW AS P225/60TR18.0 BSW touring P245/65TR17.0 OWL AT
Wheels
17" silver aluminum 18" polished aluminum 17" polished aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel compact steel full-size steel
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Rear window wipers
fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval
2nd row sunroof
fixed glass fixed glass fixed glass
Tires - rear
225/65TR10 245/65TR17

Seats

Sport 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Latitude 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Limited 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Sport 4dr 4x4

Front seat type
bucket bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating
5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers
Front driver seat direction controls
6-way 6-way 8-way power 6-way
Front passenger seat direction controls
6-way 6-way 6-way 6-way
Lumbar support
driver driver driver driver
Front armrests
center center center center
Front head restraints
adjustable adjustable adjustable adjustable
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Rear seats
60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench
Rear head restraints
3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim
cloth premium cloth leather cloth
Memory
driver
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger

Latitude 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x4

Trailhawk 4dr 4x4

Front seat type
bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating
5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers
Front driver seat direction controls
6-way 8-way power 6-way
Front passenger seat direction controls
6-way 6-way 6-way
Lumbar support
driver driver driver
Front armrests
center center center
Front head restraints
adjustable adjustable adjustable
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Rear seats
60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench
Rear head restraints
3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim
premium cloth leather cloth/leather
Memory
driver driver
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger driver and passenger

Entertainment System

Sport 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Latitude 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Limited 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Sport 4dr 4x4

Radio
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
CD player
console mounted single console mounted single console mounted single console mounted single
Speakers
6 6 6 6
1st row LCD screen
1 1 2 1
Navigation system
yes with voice activation yes with voice activation

Latitude 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x4

Trailhawk 4dr 4x4

Radio
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player
console mounted single console mounted single console mounted single
Speakers
6 6 6
Navigation system
yes with voice activation yes with voice activation yes with voice activation
1st row LCD screen
1 2 2

Safety and Security Features

Sport 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Latitude 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Limited 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Sport 4dr 4x4

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Height adjustable seatbelts
front front front front
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front front front
Headlights
halogen halogen halogen halogen
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Ignition disable
Sentry Key Sentry Key Sentry Key Sentry Key
Parking assist
ParkSense ParkSense ParkSense ParkSense
Airbags, knee protection
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Exterior light control
fully automatic fully automatic
In-Vehicle Assistance Service
Uconnect guardian

Latitude 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x4

Trailhawk 4dr 4x4

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Height adjustable seatbelts
front front front
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front front
Headlights
halogen halogen halogen
Exterior light control
fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Ignition disable
Sentry Key Sentry Key Sentry Key
Parking assist
ParkSense ParkSense ParkSense
Airbags, knee protection
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
In-Vehicle Assistance Service
Uconnect guardian

Mechanical Features

Sport 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Latitude 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Limited 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Sport 4dr 4x4

Engine
2.4L I-4 2.4L I-4 2.4L I-4 2.4L I-4
Engine - valvetrain
SOHC SOHC SOHC SOHC
Recommended fuel
regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel four-wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular regular regular
Front suspension type
strut strut strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil coil coil
Transmission
9-spd auto w/OD 9-spd auto w/OD 9-spd auto w/OD 9-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio
3.73 3.73 3.73 3.73
4WD shift
electronic

Latitude 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x4

Trailhawk 4dr 4x4

Engine
2.4L I-4 2.4L I-4 2.4L I-4
Engine - valvetrain
SOHC SOHC SOHC
Recommended fuel
regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
four-wheel four-wheel four-wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular off-road
Front suspension type
strut strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil coil
Transmission
9-spd auto w/OD 9-spd auto w/OD 9-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio
3.73 3.73 4.08
4WD shift
electronic electronic electronic

Other Specs

Sport 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Latitude 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Limited 4dr Front-wheel Drive

Sport 4dr 4x4

Maximum towing capacity
2000 lbs. 2000 lbs. 2000 lbs. 2000 lbs.

Latitude 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x4

Trailhawk 4dr 4x4

Horsepower rpm
6400 6400 6400
Maximum towing capacity
2000 lbs. 2000 lbs. 2000 lbs.