2021 Jeep Cherokee Towing Capacity

2021 Jeep Cherokee towing a boat


Does the 2021 Jeep Cherokee towing capacity stand up to your utility demands in Port Huron? With a maximum tow rating of 4,500 pounds when properly equipped, the new Cherokee certainly has quite the hauling capability. Learn about Cherokee towing, Cherokee payload, and the Jeep Cherokee Tow Package in this guide from Moran Blue Water Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram.

Cherokee Towing By Engine

There are three Jeep Cherokee engine options, and unlocking the maximum Jeep Cherokee towing capacity requires the addition of the Jeep Cherokee Tow Package. Find out how much Cherokee towing you can do in Saint Clair with each engine.

2.4L Tigershark Multiair 2 Engine

  • 180 hp
  • 171 lb-ft of torque
  • 2,000-pound Cherokee towing capacity
  • Jeep Cherokee Tow Package not available

2.0L Turbo Engine

  • 270 hp
  • 295 lb-ft of torque
  • 2,000-pound Cherokee towing capacity
  • 4,000-pound Cherokee towing capacity with Jeep Cherokee Tow Package

3.2L Pentastar V6 Engine

  • 271 hp
  • 239 lb-ft of torque
  • 2,000-pound Cherokee towing capacity
  • 4,500-pound Cherokee towing capacity with Jeep Cherokee Tow Package

Cherokee Payload Rating

In addition to strong tow ratings, the Jeep Cherokee also promises utility in the form of payload. You can expect a Cherokee payload capacity of 1,250 pounds to 1,790 pounds, depending on the setup you select. Between the two, you are set to conquer the Marysville streets behind the wheel of the Jeep Cherokee.

Cherokee 4×4 Capabilities

The Jeep Cherokee was built to perform, and in addition to the impressive Jeep Cherokee towing capacity, this SUV offers a range of 4×4 systems from which to choose for ultimate control. Take your pick from the following:

  • Jeep Active Drive 4×4 System: Automatically engages 4-wheel drive as needed and actively monitors slippage.
  • Jeep Active Drive II 4×4 System: Locks front and rear driveshafts for extra power when towing.
  • Jeep Active Drive Lock 4×4 System: Offers various drive modes for specific terrains and speeds, including low range and neutral modes, ideal for flat towing behind an RV.
2021 Jeep Cherokee Driving

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