September 13, 2019
, Auburn Hills, Mich.
The new-for-2019 Jeep® Cherokee midsize SUV has warranted a Top Safety Pick rating from a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).
The rating relates to 2019 Jeep Cherokees constructed after Apr of this year, when versed with Jeep’s accessible Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) record – Forward Collision Warning-Plus – and LED projector headlamps with discretionary involuntary high-beam control.
These are among some-more than 80 accessible reserve and certainty facilities that lift over to model-year 2020.
“This latest endowment is plain approval for a Jeep Cherokee, an SUV that is not only recognized for being a many able car in a class, though also packaged with some-more than 80 modernized reserve and certainty facilities and benchmark 4×4 systems to assistance consumers tackle any turf in all continue conditions,” says Jim Morrison, Head of Jeep Brand – FCA North America. “Jeep Cherokee provides a certainty and certainty to hoop any journey.”
High-strength-steel upgrades to a 2019 Jeep Cherokee’s A-pillar and hinge-pillar are among a pivotal engineering changes that minister to a Top Safety Pick rating. These cause into softened opening in a IIHS small-overlap tests, that copy certain frontal impacts.
The Jeep Cherokee accessible “good” formula – a top probable crashworthiness rating – in all 6 crashworthiness tests, 3 of that copy frontal impacts. The remaining tests inflict repairs unchanging with a side impact, back impact and a rollover.
Forward Collision Warning-Plus was graded “superior,” a top probable rating awarded by IIHS in front pile-up prevention. The discretionary underline boasts sensor-fusion technology, that blends camera capability with radar showing to establish when an impact is imminent.
The complement primarily warns a motorist to take movement to equivocate a collision. If a motorist does not act in a timely manner, a complement might activate a vehicle’s brakes if collision risk remains.
The Top Safety Pick rating is also enabled by a Jeep Cherokee’s standard-equipment LED projector headlamps with discretionary involuntary high-beam control. The accessible underline switches headlamp modes between high- and low-beam duty – depending on trade conditions – but motorist intervention.
The launch of a 2019 Jeep Cherokee also noted a entrance of a reward pattern denunciation and a indication line’s introduction of a 2.0-liter direct-injected inline four-cylinder engine that enhances opening and fuel efficiency.
Built on some-more than 75 years of mythological heritage, Jeep is a authentic SUV with class-leading capability, craftsmanship and flexibility for people who find unusual journeys. The Jeep code delivers an open invitation to live life to a fullest by charity a full line of vehicles that continue to yield owners with a clarity of certainty to hoop any tour with confidence.
The Jeep car lineup consists of a Cherokee, Compass, Gladiator, Grand Cherokee, Renegade and Wrangler. To accommodate consumer direct around a world, all Jeep models sole outward North America are accessible in both left and right-hand expostulate configurations and with gasoline and diesel powertrain options.
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