2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Capacity

November 12th, 2020 by
2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Trailer

The Jeep Grand Cherokee is well-known in Enid for its spacious interior and off-road capability. Being one of the best selling vehicles in the Jeep family, the Jeep Grand Cherokee continues to offer stellar performance in its 2021 model year. Drivers who are looking to upgrade their vacations will find that the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity reaches 7,200 pounds! This means you can pull your boat, camper, or your other off-road vehicles with you on your next outdoor adventure.

Learn more about the Jeep Grand Cherokee engine options and towing features with Jacksons of Enid CDJR below, then contact our team when you’re ready to take this fan-favorite SUV for a test drive!

How Much Can the Grand Cherokee Tow?

As with many Kingfisher vehicles, the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity will vary by engine. With four engine options to choose from, Woodward drivers will find that the Grand Cherokee can pull between 6,200 and 7,200 pounds. Explore the engine options for the Jeep Grand Cherokee below:


  • 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

If you don’t think you’ll need all this power, taking a closer look at the Jeep Cherokee towing capacity could help you save.

Grand Cherokee Towing Features

The towing prowess of the Jeep Grand Cherokee isn’t just due to its capable engines, a suite of towing features allow Hennessey drivers advanced control as they pull boats or trailers. These features come as both standard and optional – depending on the Jeep Cherokee trim level drivers choose.

  • Trailer Sway Control: This system improves the Grand Cherokee model’s grip on the road in challenging conditions such as loose gravel, rain, snow, or sleet.
  • Hill Descent Control: This systemapplies the brakes to each wheel accordingly when you’re on a steep hill. This allows you to travel at a steady pace when driving downhill with a heavy load.
  • Hill Start Assist: This system will keep your Grand Cherokee from rolling backward if you disengage the brakes while parked on an incline. When you release the brake and press the accelerator, you’ll have enough force to help you move up the hill with ease.
  • High-Performance Brembo Brakes: These speciality brakes are available for the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk® and SRT® configurations. This brake system uses two-piece vented rotors, six-piston calipers, and 15-inch front rotors.

Explore The Jeep Grand Cherokee

The Jeep Grand Cherokee has a well-earned reputation for capability performance on

Enid roads. Explore the Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity and configurations in person when you come to Jacksons of Enid CDJR, and you can also compare the 2021 Jeep Cherokee and Grand Cherokee! Our team will help you find the right build for your needs and help you save on your purchase with our new vehicle specials. Stop in today, we look forward to putting you behind the wheel of a new Jeep SUV!

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