2021 Jeep Cherokee at Gengras Chrysler Dodge Jeep

The Cherokee is one of Jeep's most formidable SUVs, capable of cruising down the highway so you can get to work and tearing up the trails on the weekends thanks to a host of features that cater to a variety of lifestyles. Entering into the 2021 model year, the Cherokee brings even more features to every trim level while adding more standard safety features. Plus, there is a brand new trim level added to the lineup. To learn more even about the 2021 Jeep Cherokee, continue reading the rest of our full model review below!

Styled to Live in the Moment

Brillant at all Hours

Light up the night in style. Standard premium LED Headlamps, fog lamps and taillamps offer premium lighting performance, while distinctive LED Daytime Running Lamps sweep back like a falcon's wings and make a bold first impression.

Hands-Free Power Liftgate

Load and unload more easily. Simply hover your foot below the available liftgate for quick hands-free access. The button-activated power liftgate is also available on select models.

A Testament to Exceptional Craftsmanship

The Best View is Wherever You Are

A road trip must-have. With the available CommandView® Dual-Pane Panoramic Sunroof with power front and fixed rear, you and your passengers can soak up some fresh-air fun.

Authenticity in Every Stitch

The 2021 Jeep® Cherokee interior draws inspiration from some of the world's most iconic landscapes. Stunning colors and fabrics reflect destinations far and wide.

Go Places You've Only Dreamed Of

Take the Road Less Traveled

The Trail Rated® Jeep® Cherokee has proven its exceptional capability under a variety of weather and road conditions. The five key areas of Trail Rated testing are traction, ground clearance, maneuverability, articulation and water fording.

Jeep® Active Drive Lock

Featuring a rear locker for additional traction when off-roading and Rock Mode on the Selec-Terrain® Traction Management System. Plus, low range and neutral modes are ideal for low-speed traction and available flat towing behind an RV. Active Drive Lock available only on Trailhawk®.


Tech At Your Fingertips

Innovative connectivity is within reach thanks to Uconnect® system. The available Uconnect 4C NAV includes an 8.4-inch touchscreen, standard Apple CarPlay® support, standard Android Auto™ integration, Navigation and drag and drop functionality to help keep you in control of the things that matter.

Wi-Fi Wonder

You provide the destination; let the 2020 Jeep® Cherokee provide the entertainment while you get there. An available 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot allows your passengers to connect up to eight devices while you're on the road.

Protective By Nature

Confident Crash Protection

Confidently engineered to help keep you and your loved ones safe from impact. Cherokee is reinforced with a high-strength steel frame along with the most airbags in its class to help maximize crash protection and optimize vehicle dynamics.

ParkSense® Rear Park Assist with Stop

The available ParkSense® Rear Park Assist with Stop uses four sensors located in your vehicle's rear fascia to alert you if your vehicle gets too close to an obstacle.

2021 Jeep Cherokee Trim Level Lineup


  • Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers
  • Uconnect 4
  • Premium LED Headlamps

Latitude Plus

  • Remote Vehicle Start
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Steering Wheel Integrated Audio Controls

Latitude LUX

  • Heated Front Seats
  • Power Lumbar Support
  • Remote Vehicle Start


  • CommandView Dual-Pane Panoramic Sunroof
  • 8.4-inch Touchscreen
  • Adaptive Cruise Control


  • Rugged Exterior Style
  • Selec-Terrain Traction Management System
  • Hill Descent Control

What can you tell me about the features the Cherokee offers?

The 2021 model year delivers a refreshed Cherokee lineup. There are five trim levels and they include the entry-level Latitude, the Latitude Plus, the new Latitude LUX, the off-roading Trailhawk, and the ultra-luxurious Limited. Throughout the lineup, drivers will find features like a heated and leather-wrapped steering wheel, Nappa leather upholstery, heated exterior mirrors, power front windows that come with auto up and down, remote engine start, supplemental turn signals, and heated front seats. Other features found include an Alpine nine-speaker sound system, automatic high-beams, a dual-pane panoramic sunroof, adaptive cruise control, and rain-sensing wipers.

Could you talk about the engine options?

Jeep powers the Cherokee model with one of three trim levels. The standard engine is a 2.4-liter 4-cylinder that produces up to 180 horsepower and 171 pound-feet of torque. Owners can also choose from a 3.2-liter V6 engine that generates 271 horsepower and 239 pound-feet of torque or a 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that delivers 270 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque. All engines powering the Cherokee are paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive. However, four-wheel drive is available, standard with the Trailhawk.

Can you dive into the safety features?

No matter which trim level drivers choose, they will find a bevy of safety features that will boost their confidence and protect them from what the road may hold. Throughout the five trim level lineup, safety features include Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking and Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Path Detection. The Cherokee also boasts an advanced suite of airbags, a four-wheel automatic braking system, an engine immobilizer, rear child safety locks, side-impact beams, and electronic stability control with anti-roll.

Test Drive a 2021 Jeep Cherokee at Gengras CDJR

When you are ready to take on the road or the trails, come on down to Gengras Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram! One of our sales associates will help you choose from the five trim levels and accompany you on a test drive so you can experience the ride quality and features for yourself. Don't have the time to come down to the dealership right now? You can still peruse all our Cherokee models without even leaving your home with our new model inventory page. We look forward to working with you soon, so give us a call about a model you see on our site or stop by!

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