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***JeepGarage Exclusive***Latest information and updates on the "WK2" Grand Cherokee

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All-new 4th generation "WK2" Grand Cherokee
Compiled by Milous (updated 1/24/11)

Delayed/upcoming features, options (last updated 01/24/11)
Dates Note: (order bank opening date) [start of production date]

20 x 8 Aluminum Chrome Clad Wheels - (November 1, 2010)
3.6L Flex Fuel - [November 22, 2010]
Advance Warning System/Adaptive Cruise/Blindspot/Crosspath - (September 16, 2010) [November 8, 2010]
All Weather Capability Group - (September 23, 2010) [November 19, 2010]
Dual pane sunroof (Laredo) - (November 23, 2010) [currently in production]
Electro-hydraulic power steering - [November 15, 2010]
Mopar Chrome Edition Group - (September 16, 2010) [November 12, 2010]
Mopar Premium Chrome Edition Group - (February xx, 2011) [February 21, 2011] (delayed from January 17, 2011)
Nav radio, RHR (replaces RER) - (January 12, 2011) [March 1, 2011]
Nav radio, RHB (Garmin interface) - [July 19, 2010]
New Saddle/Black interior (Overland) - September 23, 2010 / [October 30, 2010] (currently on restriction for non-Summit Edition models)
Nav radio, RER (no longer available, ordering closed September 2, 2010)
Off-Road Group - Laredo and Limited 4X4 models only (October 13, 2010) [currently in production]

Paint - Mineral Gray - (September 16, 2010) [November 1, 2010]
Paint - Rugged Brown - (December 7, 2010) [January 31, 2011]

Upcoming Models

2011 Grand Cherokee Overland Summit Edition - (December 9) (delayed from November 11th)
2011 Grand Cherokee 70th Anniversary Edition - (January 13, 2011) [February 7, 2011]
2011 Grand Cherokee export models with diesel engine - [February 21, 2011]
2012 Grand Cherokee - [July 18, 2011]

2011 Grand Cherokee Overview

Models: Laredo, Limited & Overland (NO SRT)

Start of production: May 10, 2010

Production launch celebration (Jefferson North plant): May 21, 2010

Order banks open: April 13, 2010

Start date - export models: September 20, 2010; diesel, fall 2010

Sales launch: June 21, 2010

End of 2011 model year production: July 2011


Exterior colors:

Brilliant Black Crystal Pearl Coat
Bright Silver Metallic Clear Coat
Inferno Red Crystal Pearl Coat
Stone White Clear Coat

Blackberry Pearl Coat (new)
Dark Charcoal Pearl Coat (new, July)
Mineral Gray (new, November)
Natural Green Pearl Coat (new, June)
Rugged Brown (new, December)
White Gold Metallic Clear Coat (new, August)

Interior colors:

Graystone/Med Graystone

Black/Lt Frost Beige

Black/New Saddle
Dark Frost Beige/Light Frost Beige

New features/Options:

New: MP 3010 single spd tcase (full-time AWD)
New: MP 3022 two-spd, electronically shifted tcase (4x4 Low (Lock), Neutral; full-time active 4x4)
New: 24.6 Gallon Fuel Tank
New: 506-W 11-ch amp, 9 amplified speakers + sub
New: Active Head Restraints
New: Adaptive speed control (late availability)
New: Aircraft-inspired front & rear aimable LED Lamps
New: Air filtering (interior)
New: Aluminum front & rear low friction ZF axles
New: Automatic Crash Notification, Emergency Call, Remote Door Unlock and Stolen Vehicle Location Assistance
New: Best-in-class premium interior
New: Child seat upper tether anchorages
New: Command View dual-pane sunroof (pwr front, fixed rear w/ pwr shade)
New: Dedicated daytime running lamps
New: Dual glove boxes
New: Forward Collision Warning (FCW) system (late availability)
New: Four-way power lumbar controls
New: Garmin nav system (AM/FM/CD/DVD/HDD/MP3 Radio/SIRIUS Travel Link) (July)
New: Glass, laminated (front doors, Limited and Overland))
New: Heated steering wheel
New: HID bi-xenon headlamps with auto leveling
New: Illuminated cupholders
New: Improved off-road performance (approach/departure/breakover angles)
New: Increased rear passenger & cargo room
New: Independent front and rear suspension
New: Interior removable/rechargeable Lamp
New: Integrated liftgate spoiler
New: Larger front & rear-door openings
New: Luxury front/rear floor mats w/ logo
New: MediaFLO Streaming Video
New: Mirrors, power-folding (chrome, standard on Limited and Overland)
New: Mirrors, exterior w/ supplemental signals
New: Power liftgate
New: Power tilt and telescoping steering column w/memory
New: Push-button start (Keyless Go)
New: Remote Proximity Keyless Entry
New: Quadra Lift adjustable air suspension (July)
New: Rear spoiler, integrated, body-color
New: Removable short mast antenna
New: Selec-Terrain™ system with five terrain settings
New: Side Blind Spot Detection (late availability)
New: Sirius Travel Link (SIRIUS Traffic, national weather infor, fuel prices, sports scores, movie listings)
New: Uconnect Phone next gen with Voice Command
New: Ventilated front seats (Overland)
New: Voice-control of radio features
New: Wheels, 20" aluminum polished (standard on Overland, optional on Limited)

Laredo "E"

MSRP including $780 destination:
$30,995 (4X2)
$32,995 (4X4)

Standard features:
  • 3.6L Pentastar V6 engine
  • 5-Speed Auto W5A580 Transmission (with 3.6L)
  • 5-Speed Auto 545RFE Transmission (with 5.7L)
  • 60/40 folding rear seat with fold flat front passenger seat
  • 17% improvement in cargo volume (36.3 cu. ft.)
  • 12V Auxiliary Power Outlet, Front & Rear
  • 17" Painted Aluminum Wheels, P245/70R17 BSW On/Off Road (Goodyear)
  • Active Front Head Restraints
  • Additional 4 inches rear seat knee and leg room
  • Air Filtering
  • Media Center 130 AM/FM/CD radio with MP3/WMA support, SIRIUS Satellite Radio and audio jack
  • Automatic Headlamps
  • Body-Color Door Handles
  • Body-Color, Power, Heated, Folding Mirrors
  • Bright Grille, License Plate Brow, and Day Light Opening
  • Bright Side Roof Rails
  • Chrome Bodyside Molding
  • Cloth Seating
  • Compact Spare Tire
  • Deep Tint Sunscreen Glass
  • Door Sill Scuff Pads
  • Double-dash construction, acoustic side glass & premium NVH insulation for a quiet cabin
  • Driver & Passenger Assist Handles (x4)
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Electronic-Roll Mitigation
  • Electronic Vehicle Information Center
  • Flipper Liftgate Glass
  • Fog Lamps
  • Four-wheel disc antilock with Electronic Brake-force Distribution
  • Front independent short-long arm; rear independent multi-link suspension
  • Front/Rear Floor Mats
  • Halogen Headlamps
  • Hill Start Assist
  • IPhone my Jeep Application (industry first)
  • Keyless-Go push-button ignition system
  • Laminated glass
  • Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel with Audio Controls
  • LED Lighting
  • Light Driftwood anodized aluminum interior trim
  • Manual Dual Zone Temperature Control
  • Passive Entry and Keyless Go
  • Power 8-Way Driver Seat with Power 4-Way Driver Lumbar
  • Power Locking Fuel Filler
  • Power, heated exterior mirrors
  • Premium Insulation Group
  • Quadra-Trac I® full-time single-speed 4WD includes NV140 transfer case (requires 3.6L V6 engine) (4x4 only)
  • Reclining Second Row Seat
  • Removable/Rechargeable Light
  • Reversible/waterproof rear cargo area with storage tray and 4 cargo tie-down loops in floor, cargo compartment cover, passenger side storage net, 2 driver-side utility hooks
  • Seatback Map Pockets
  • Single Speed Transfer Case (4x4 V6)
  • Soft-touch interior materials – all customer touch points
  • Speed Control
  • Stainless steel exhaust system
  • Sun Visors w/ Illuminated Vanity & Illuminated Cupholders
  • Supplemental side-curtain air bags and seat-mounted side thorax air bags
  • Tilt/Telescope Steering Column
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring Warning
  • Trailer Sway Damping
  • Transfer Case, Single Speed
  • All-weather Capability Group ($695.00)
  • Engine Block Heater ($50)
  • Mopar Chrome Edition Group ($995.00)
  • Off-Road Adventure I Group ($950.00)
  • Power sunroof ($850.00)
  • Security and Convenience Group ($1495.00)
  • Trailer Tow Group ($595)
Laredo "X"

MSRP including $780 destination:
$34,995 (4X2)
$36,995 (4X4)

Added standard features:
  • 115V Auxiliary Power Outlet
  • 18" Painted Aluminum Wheels, P265/60R18 BSW On/Off Road Tires (Michelin)
  • 9 Amplified Speakers w/Subwoofer and 506-watt amp
  • AM/FM/CD/DVD/HDD/MP3 Radio (RBZ/RHB, Media Center 430))
  • Automatic Dual Zone Temperature Control
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Leather Trimmed Seating
  • Leather Wrapped Shift Knob
  • ParkSense Rear Park Assist System
  • ParkView Rear Back-Up Camera
  • Power 8-Way Driver/Passenger Seats & Power 4-Way Driver/Passenger Lumbar
  • Rear Cargo Compartment Cover
  • Rear View Auto Dimming Mirror w/ Microphone
  • Remote Start System
  • Security Alarm
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring Display
  • Uconnect Phone with Voice Command
  • Universal Garage Door Opener
  • Transfer Case, Two Speed (4x4 V8)
  • 5.7L Hemi w/MDS and VVT ($1495.00)
  • AM/FM/CD/DVD/HDD/MP3/NAV Radio (RER, Media Center 730) ($750, discontinued August 2010)
  • Dual-Pane Panoramic Sunroof ($1195.00)
  • Engine Block Heater ($50)
  • Media Center 430N CD/DVD/MP3/HDD/NAV ($395.00)
  • Mopar Chrome Edition Group ($995.00)
  • Off-Road Adventure II Group ($2125.00)
  • Trailer Tow Group ($595.00)
  • Trailer Tow Group IV (requires 5.7L) ($695.00)


MSRP including $780 destination:
$37,495 (4X2)
$39,995 (4X4)

Added standard features:
  • 18" Aluminum Wheels - Fully Polished
  • Alpine® Premium Audio System with 9 speakers, subwoofer, 506-Watt amplifier and surround sound
  • AM/FM/CD/DVD/HDD/MP3/Garmin NAV Radio
  • Bi-Xenon High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlamps with automatic headlamp leveling system
  • Body Color Fascias w/Bright Insert
  • Bright Door Handles
  • Door Sill Scuff Pads with Bright Insert & Jeep Logo
  • Dual-Pane Panoramic Sunroof with Power Shade
  • Heated Second Row Seats
  • Laminated Front Door Glass
  • Media Center 430N CD/DVD/MP3/HDD/NAV
  • Power 8-way passenger seat and power 4-way passenger lumbar adjust
  • Power, Auto-dimming, heated exterior mirrors
  • Premium Door Trim Panel with door pull and map pocket lighting
  • Quadra-Trac II® active 4WD with Selec-Terrain™ system and Hill Descent Control (packaged with 5.7L V8 engine and Off-Road Adventure I and II) (4x4 models only)
  • Radio/Driver Seat/Mirrors Memory
  • Rain Sensitive Windshield Wipers
  • Smartbeam Headlamps
  • 5.7L Hemi w/MDS and VVT ($1495.00)
  • 20x8.0 Aluminum Painted (n/a with Off-Road Group I or II) ($1,095)
  • Advance Warning/Adaptive Cruise ($1295.00)
  • AM/FM/CD/DVD/HDD/MP3/NAV Radio (RER, Media Center 730N) ($750, discontinued August 2010)
  • AM/FM/CD/DVD/HDD/MP3/NAV Radio (RHR, Media Center 730N) ($465)
  • Engine Block Heater ($50)
  • Luxury Group II ($1495.00)
  • Mopar Chrome Edition Group ($995.00)
  • Off-Road Adventure I Group ($950.00)
  • Off-Road Adventure II Group ($2125.00)
  • Rear DVD Entertainment Center ($1495.00)
  • Trailer Tow Group ($595.00)
  • Trailer Tow Group IV (requires 5.7L) ($695.00)


MSRP including $780 destination:
$39,190 (4X2)
$42,690 (4X4)

Added standard features:
  • 20" Aluminum Polished Wheels with Premium Paint (n/a with Off-Road Group)
  • 265/50R20 BSW All Season Goodyear Tires
  • Cargo Net
  • Leather Stitched I/P, Doors, Center Console Armrest
  • Power Liftgate
  • Power Tilt/Telescope Steering Wheel
  • Premium Leather Trimmed Seats (Nappa Leather) with Edge Welting
  • Quadra-Drive II 4WD System
  • Quadra-Lift Air Suspension (July 2010 availability)
  • Real Wood/Leather Wrapped, Heated Steering Wheel with Memory
  • Sicilian Elm Woodgrain Interior Trim
  • Transfer Case, Two Speed
  • Ventilated Front Seats
  • 5.7L Hemi w/MDS and VVT ($1995.00, includes Tow Group IV)
  • AM/FM/CD/DVD/HDD/MP3/NAV Radio (RHR, Media Center 730N) ($465) (Standard on Summit Edition)
  • Engine Block Heater ($50)
  • Advance Warning/Adaptive Cruise ($1295.00)
  • New Saddle/Black Interior ($275.00)
  • Off-Road Adventure II Group ($275.00)
  • Rear DVD Entertainment Center ($1495.00)
  • Summit Edition package ($4095.00)
  • Trailer Tow Group IV (included with 5.7L engine)

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