2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Capacity

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Trailer
The Jeep Grand Cherokee has built a reputation for powerful performance, and the 2021 model is no exception. The Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity might not be the first reason drivers choose this SUV, but it’s one of the reasons they keep coming back. When properly-equipped, the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity maxes out at 7,200 pounds — that’s a best-in-class tow rating. Opelika Ford Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram explores the Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity in depth below.

Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Capacity by Configuration

The trim level you choose plays a role in determining the standard towing capacity your Grand Cherokee will deliver. Here’s what you can expect when you put each of these Grand Cherokee models to work:

  • Laredo E – 3,500 lbs.
  • Laredo X – 3,500 lbs.
  • Limited – 3,500 lbs.
  • Trailhawk – 6,200 lbs.
  • Overland – 3,500 lbs.
  • High Altitude – 6,200 lbs.
  • Summit – 3,500 lbs.
  • SRT – 7,200 lbs.
  • Trackhawk – 7,200 lbs.

Engine Options

With the Jeep Grand Cherokee, you have several outstanding engine options to choose from depending on your towing needs. The guide below can help you decide which powertrain option best suits your life in Columbus, GA or Auburn.

3.6L Pentastar V6 Engine

  • 295 hp
  • 260 lb-ft of torque
  • Up to 6,200 pounds of towing power

5.7L Hemi V8 Engine

  • 360 hp
  • 390 lb-ft of torque
  • Up to 7,200 pounds of towing power

6.4L SRT V8 Engine

  • 475 hp
  • 470 lb-ft of torque
  • Up to 7,200 pounds of towing power

Supercharged 6.2L V8 Engine

  • 707 hp
  • 645 lb-ft of torque
  • Up to 7,200 pounds of towing power

Grand Cherokee Performance Features

An impressive engine is not all it takes to be able to tow safely and with ease on the roads of Phenix City. Drivers have the option of upgrading to the available, class-exclusive Quadra-Lift® Air Suspension System. When paired with the Trail Rated® ground clearance, you can expect confident handling anywhere you go. With the Grand Cherokee SRT and Performance Pages, you can see the full specs with ease, including g-force, fluid pressure, and past performance stats.

See the Jeep Grand Cherokee in Action Today

Now that you know how much the Jeep Grand Cherokee can tow, let us show you the many other reasons Opelika drivers make it their go-to SUV. Take it for a spin today at Opelika Ford Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. If you have any additional questions about the Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity, do not hesitate to reach out to the team at Opelika Ford Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram.


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