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2020 Jeep Cherokee
Altitude 4WD
MSRP
$29,890
Invoice
$29,317
Average Price Paid
$28,259
2,690 listings nationwide

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2020 Jeep Cherokee
Altitude 4WD
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The Jeep Cherokee straddles the line between a compact and midsize crossover, similar to the Volkswagen Tiguan and Mitsubishi Outlander. It arrived in 2014, then received a facelift in...

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Specs

2020 Jeep Cherokee
Altitude 4WD
1983 Jeep CJ-5
4WD
Powertrain 4-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
4X4
4X4
4X4
4WD
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
21 MPG
21 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
29 MPG
29 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 15.9 gal 15 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
271 hp @ 6,500 RPM
270 hp @ 5,250 RPM
180 hp @ 6,250 RPM
115 hp @ 3,200 RPM
Torque
239 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
295 lb-ft @ 3,000 RPM
171 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
210 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.7:1
10:1
10:1
9:1
Displacement
3,200 cc
2,000 cc
2,400 cc
4,200 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.58 in x 3.27 in
3.31 in x 3.54 in
3.46 in x 3.82 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Optional --
Driver Airbag Optional --
Passenger Airbag Optional --
Front Side Airbags Optional --
Rear Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Optional --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Optional Optional
Cassette Player -- Optional
Radio Optional Optional
Power Windows Optional --
Power Door Locks Optional --
Driver Power Seats Optional --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 41.1 in 37 in
Back Legroom 40.3 in --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 25.8 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 1,000 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 4,500 lbs --
Exterior
Length 183.1 in 142 in
Width 73.2 in 68 in
Height 66.2 in 66 in
Wheelbase 106.6 in 83.4 in

Available Options

2020 Jeep Cherokee
Altitude 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Blue Shade Pearlcoat
  • Bright White Clearcoat
  • Diamond Black Crystal Pearlcoat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
  • Hydro Blue Pearlcoat
  • Light Brownstone Pearlcoat
  • Olive Green Pearlcoat
  • Sangria Metallic Clearcoat
  • Spitfire Orange Clearcoat
  • Sting-Gray Clearcoat
  • Velvet Red Pearlcoat

Option Packages

  • Engine: 2.0L I4 DOHC Di Turbo W/ESS
  • Engine: 3.2L V6 24V VVT W/ESS
  • Advanced Safety Group
  • Cold Weather Group
  • Comfort/Convenience Group
  • Premium Alpine Speaker System
  • Trailer Tow Group
  • Quick Order Package 26N Altitude
  • Quick Order Package 2BN Altitude
  • Quick Order Package 2YN Altitude
  • Power Front/Fixed Rear Full Sunroof
1983 Jeep CJ-5
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