We are sure everyone in the UK is waiting for the 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee to make its debut on their side, but until then Jeep lovers will have to make due with a special edition based on the current model. Jeep UK have just unveiled the special edition Grand Cherokee S-Limited. There will only be 250 units built each carrying a price tag of £33,995. The S-Limited is based on the Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited model, but adds a long list of standard equipment and offers customers fantastic value for their money.
The new Jeep Grand Cherokee S-Limited will be distinguished by a body-colored grille with black wire mesh texture, body-colored still extensions, 18" alloy wheels, HID headlamps, and a rear spoiler.
On the interior it gets a leather wrapped steering wheel, a gear knob with carbon fiber style insert, a leather wrapped gear shifter, refined aluminum bezel finished interior items, dark slate grey leather-trimmed sport seats with suede inserts, leather-covered dashboard binnacle, deep tint sunscreen glass, front and rear heated seats, and aluminum finish pedals.
It will be available in Brilliant Black, Bright Silver, Dark Carbon, and Modern Blue.
Press release after the jump.
Jeep has launched a new special edition Grand Cherokee in the UK, priced from only £33,995 on-the-road.
The new Jeep Grand Cherokee S-Limited, with a limited production run of 250 models, is extremely well equipped and offers customers fantastic value for money combined with Jeep’s legendary four-wheel-drive capability.
Based on the highly specified Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited model and costing only £2,000 more, the S-Limited adds the following SRT-inspired interior and exterior features to create a sportier look and feel:
- Body-coloured grille with black wire mesh texture
- Body-coloured sill extensions
- Unique ‘Arrowhead’ 18-inch alloy wheels with mineral grey pockets
- HID headlamps
- Rear spoiler
- Leather wrapped steering wheel and gear knob with carbon fibre style insert
- Leather wrapped gear shifter
- Refined aluminium bezel finished interior items
- Dark slate grey leather-trimmed sport seats with suede inserts
- Leather-covered dashboard binnacle
- Front and rear heated seats
- Deep tint sunscreen glass
- Aluminium finish pedals
- Available in Brilliant Black, Bright Silver, Dark Carbon and Modern Blue
The Jeep Grand Cherokee range now includes four models; Limited, S-Limited, Overland and SRT-8. The popular 3.0-litre, six cylinder diesel engine in the Grand Cherokee S-Limited, produces 215 bhp and 376 Ib ft of torque to give the Grand Cherokee a top speed of 124 mph.
Grand Cherokee Pricing (OTR):
- Jeep Grand Cherokee 3.0 CRD Limited - £31,995
- Jeep Grand Cherokee 3.0 CRD S-Limited - £33,995
- Jeep Grand Cheorkee 3.0 CRD Overland - £36,995
- Jeep Grand Cherokee 6.1 Petrol SRT-8 - £43,495
Nigel Land, Marketing Director at Chrysler UK Ltd, said: “This new special edition model is a very attractive proposition for many new and existing customers. Highly specified with new interior and exterior finishes, including great four-wheel drive capability, the Grand Cherokee S-Limited will tempt many buyers looking for a new vehicle with lots to offer and at a fantastic price too.”
Customers can benefit from a number of highly competitive finance deals on the Grand Cherokee S-Limited. For the first time, Chrysler will be launching an exciting new finance package, Advance Payment Plan (APP) at 0% APR. With APP, customers get the benefit of a Guaranteed Minimum Future Value (GMFV) of their vehicle, with the same end of contract options as a Personal Contract Plan (PCP), however, instead of paying monthly payments, the remaining balance is paid as a single upfront payment.
For customers who prefer PCP finance plans, the Jeep Grand Cherokee S-Limited PCP is available from £499 a month with 5.5 per cent APR (typical) plus deposit and optional final payment.
The Grand Cherokee S-Limited is on sale at dealerships now.