2020 Jeep Cherokee Engine Lineup and Fuel Economy Ratings

By Product Expert | Posted in Jeep Cherokee on Thursday, November 21st, 2019 at 10:17 pm
2020 Jeep Cherokee on gravel trail

How Fuel Efficient is the 2020 Jeep Cherokee?

With civilized looks and savage off-road abilities, the 2020 Jeep Cherokee maintains a careful balance fit for both the daily commute and weekend excursions. But exactly how fuel-efficient is the 2020 Jeep Cherokee? See how this impressive compact SUV masters its double life when we dive into the mpg ratings provided by each engine here.

Read More: What’s New in the 2020 Jeep Cherokee?

2020 Cherokee MPG Rating by Engine

The 2020 Jeep Cherokee kicks off the lineup with a 2.4L inline 4-cylinder engine, boasting impressive gas mileage from the base level. The engine claims up to 22 mpg city, 31 mpg highway and comes standard on Latitude, Latitude Plus, Altitude, Limited, Altitude and High Altitude models.

For a more aggressive drive, the available 3.2L V6 proves itself a worthy choice. The engine only reaches up to 20 mpg city, 29 mpg highway, but remains the overall best option for heavy hauling with a max tow rating of 4,500 lbs. Power ratings for the V6 land at 271 horsepower and 239 lb-ft of torque. The 3.2-liter V6 is standard on Upland, Trailhawk®, Limited, High Altitude and Trailhawk® Elite models.

Looking for the best of both worlds? The available 2.0L turbo 4-cylinder engine offers the best balance of fuel economy and power, scoring up to 23 mpg city, 31 mpg highway. The turbo engine achieves impressive power ratings at 270 horsepower and 295 lb-ft but maxes out in towing capacity at 4,000 lbs. The 2.0-liter turbo is available on Latitude Plus, Altitude, Trailhawk®, Limited, High Altitude and Trailhawk® Elite models.

2020 Jeep Cherokee Fuel Economy Summary
Engine FWD AWD Active Drive II Trailhawk®
2.4L inline 4-cylinder 22 city/31 hwy 21 city/29 hwy N/A N/A
3.2L V6 20 city/29 hwy 19 city/27 hwy 18 city/26 hwy 18 city/24 hwy
2.0L turbo 4-cylinder 23 city/31 hwy 21 city/29 hwy 20 city/27 hwy 20 city/26 hwy

2020 Jeep Cherokee driving down beach

2020 Jeep Cherokee front seats

Test Drive the 2020 Jeep Cherokee in the Twin Cities

Looking to experience the 2020 Jeep Cherokee firsthand? Fury Motors of Stillwater hosts a wide selection of the newest models in the Jeep lineup. Drop in for a test drive or check this model out in our online inventory!

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