What are the 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe powertrain’s capabilities?
Plug-in hybrid vehicles are changing the game thanks to the versatility and fuel efficiency that they have to offer. And for those looking to decrease their fuel expenditure, PHEV vehicles are the way to go. With the explosion of plug-in hybrid SUVs, Jeep has introduced the Grand Cherokee 4xe in this sub-segment. And by doing this, they are planning to capture a significant market share. The Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe has been developed with an impressive list of capabilities. That said, what are the 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe powertrain’s capabilities? Well, we at Turpin Dodge Chrysler Jeep look into this in detail through this article.
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2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe Technical Capabilities
Following are some of the statistics of the 2022 Grand Cherokee 4xe:
- 375 hp and 470 lb.-ft. of torque
- Quadra Trac II 4×4 system with two-speed transfer case and 2.72:1 low-range gear ratio
- 47.4:1 crawl ratio
- 25 miles (40 km) of all-electric range and 56 MPGe
- 6,000-lbs (2,720 kg) 4xe max towing capability
With an ambitious mission to achieve “Zero Emission Freedom”, Jeep is committed to reducing its carbon footprint.
The Grand Cherokee 4xe’s powertrain is a combination of two electric motors, a 400-volt battery pack, a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, and a TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission.
The gasoline engine powering the Grand Cherokee 4xe is part of Stellantis’s Global Medium Engine family. This direct-injection engine uses a twin-scroll, low-inertia turbocharger mounted directly to the cylinder head. The engine’s overall efficiency is enhanced thanks to the use of electric power steering and an electrically driven air-conditioning compressor, removing those loads from the engine.
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