2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Capacity

February 25th, 2020 by

2020 Jeep Cherokee Towing

The 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee offers Vero Beach drivers the performance they expect from a Jeep vehicle with the luxury of an SUV. And while the Jeep Cherokee interior features may make you never want to leave your car, it’s towing capacity will encourage you to go the extra mile and take the road less traveled with your friends or family. With a maximum towing capacity of 7,200 pounds and four engine options, the Jeep Grand Cherokee is ready for any adventure. Learn more about the towing capacity and engine options for the Jeep Grand Cherokee below, then contact us to set up a test drive!

How Much Can the Grand Cherokee Tow?

The Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity will vary depending on which engine you choose, but its maximum towing range is between 6,200 pounds and 7,200 pounds, We’ve gathered the engine options for the 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee for you below:With the 3.6L PENTASTAR® V6 ENGINE

  • 6,200 pounds towing capacity
  • 295 hp / 260 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

With the 5.7L HEMI® V8 ENGINE

  • 7,200 pounds towing capacity
  • 360 hp / 390 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

With the 6.4L HEMI® SRT V8 ENGINE

  • 7,200 pounds towing capacity
  • 475 hp / 470 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission


  • 7,200 pounds towing capacity
  • 707 hp / 645 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Features

The towing prowess of the Jeep Grand Cherokee isn’t just because of it’s remarkable engine power, the Grand Cherokee also has many towing features that help it reach its maximum potential:

  • Trailer Sway Control: This system helps improve the grip your Grand Cherokee has on Fort Pierce roads in challenging conditions such as snow, slush, rain, or gravel.
  • Hill Descent Control: This system applies the brakes when you’re on a steep hill to make towing heavy cargo safer and easier.
  • Hill Start Assist: This system will keep your Grand Cherokee from rolling backwards if you disengage the brakes when you’re parked on a hill in Palm Bay. Additionally, when you release the brakes and step on the accelerator, this system will provide you with enough energy to help you move up the hill with ease.
  • High-Performance Brembo Brakes: An available system for the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk® and SRT® configurations, this system uses two-piece vented rotors, six-piston calipers, and 15-inch front rotors for more stopping power for heavier loads.

Test Drive a Jeep Grand Cherokee at Vatland CDJR!

Now that you know how much the Grand Cherokee can tow, stop in our showroom near Sebastian to meet the Jeep Grand Cherokee in person! While you’re here you can learn about the Grand Cherokee configurations and its available features! Not sure if the Jeep Grand Cherokee is for you? Browse the rest of our Jeep inventory and be sure to check our new vehicle specials to get additional discounts!

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