2021 Jeep Cherokee at Rochester Hills Dodge Chrysler Jeep

With rugged good looks and power under the hood, the Jeep Cherokee is ready to take on every part of your life from your workday commute to your adventures on the weekend. The cabin is outfitted with all the latest features from technology like smartphone integration to convenience like split-folding rear seats that expand the cargo room. Entering into the 2021 model year, the Cherokee adds more standard features throughout the lineup and offers a brand new trim level called the Latitude Lux. If you are interested in learning more about the 2021 Jeep Cherokee, keep reading the rest of our full model review below!

Styled to Live in the Moment

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.

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.

A Testament to Exceptional Craftsmanship

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.

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.

Go Places You've Only Dreamed Of

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®.

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.


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.

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.

Protective By Nature

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.

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.

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

Can you talk about the 2021 Cherokee's trim levels?

There are five Cherokee trims offered for the 2021 model year. The base trim comes outfitted with features like a 6-speaker sound system, rear seats with a 60/40-split folding, a 7-inch touchscreen with the Uconnect infotainment system, rain-sensing windshield wipers, roof rails, smartphone integration, 17-inch alloy wheels, and a Selec-Terrain management system. Throughout the upper trim levels, drivers will find and utilize features like keyless entry and ignition, rear USB ports, heated front seats, remote engine start, leather upholstery, a power liftgate, automatic dual-zone climate control, larger wheels, driver-seat memory functions, a panoramic sunroof, and a premium sound system.

What about the Jeep Cherokee's engine options?

Drivers have three engines to choose from to power their Cherokee model. The base engine is a 2.4-liter 4-cylinder that generates 171 lb-ft of torque and 180 hp. The next engine offered is a 3.2-liter V6 that delivers 239 lb-ft of torque and 271 hp. The final engine is a 2.0-liter turbo 4-cylinder that creates 295 lb-ft of torque and 270 hp. All three engines are mated to a 9-speed automatic transmission. There are two drivetrain options to choose from as well, standard front-wheel drive and available four-wheel drive.

Could you go over the safety features offered for the 2021 Jeep Cherokee?

Protecting passengers from the trails to the highway, the Cherokee comes outfitted with a host of driver aids and safety features. Throughout the five trim levels, drivers will find features like an integrated navigation system, adaptive cruise control that allows the driver to maintain a pre-set distance from the vehicle ahead even when the traffic flow changes, and rear automatic braking that senors an imminent collision behind the SUV and brake. Other safety features offered include blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, lane-keeping assist, and forward collision mitigation.

Test Drive a 2021 Jeep Cherokee at Rochester Hills CDJR

If you are interested in learning more about the 2021 Jeep Cherokee, come on down to Rochester Hills and chat with one of our sales associates. We would love to showcase all the great features this SUV has to offer to you in person, plus one of our sales associates can join you on a test drive so you can try them all out and experience the ride and handling for yourself. Don't worry if you can't make it down to the dealership, you can still check out our entire 2021 Jeep Cherokee inventory from the comfort on our website with our new inventory page. We cannot wait to work with you, so pick up the phone or stop by in person soon!

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