2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Capacity

March 1st, 2021 by
2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Trailer

The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee is an update to one of the most versatile SUVs on the McAllen market. One big perk that Mission drivers will love is the Grand Cherokee towing capacity of 7,200 pounds with the proper equipment. Burns Motors, Ltd. covers your four engine options and performance features that improve the Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity below!

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Engine Options

Edinburg shoppers won’t be surprised to learn that the Grand Cherokee has some powerful engine options. After all, Jeep vehicles are known as adventure-ready vehicles. These engine options are designed for a diverse array of driving needs, from the city driver to the outdoor adventurer. Here’s what you can get under the hood:

Standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6 Engine

  • 295 hp
  • 260 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • 3,500-pound towing capacity

First Upgrade: 5.7L HEMI® V8 ENGINE

  • 360 hp
  • 390 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • 7,200-pound towing capacity

Next Upgrade: 6.4L HEMI® SRT V8 ENGINE

  • 475 hp
  • 470 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • 7,200-pound towing capacity 


  • 707 hp
  • 645 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • 7,200-pound towing capacity

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Capacity: Towing Features

There’s a lot of Jeep performance features that are made for easier trailering and great handling on Pharr roads. Each update to the Grand Cherokee comes with the better and better technology:

  • The towing assistance feature Trailer Sway Control to make your towing more secure.
  • Worried about heavy cargo on hills? Hill Descent Control senses when you’re on a steep hill and applies brakes to help your performance.
  • On the other side of the mountain comes Hill Start Assist, which helps you adjust from brakes to acceleration and prevents your vehicle from rolling backwards.
  • Brembo Brakes, on the Trackhawk® and SRT® configurations, use advanced materials like two-piece vented rotors, six-piston calipers, and 15-inch front rotors to drastically improve the driving experience.

Test Drive the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Today!

At Burns Motors, Ltd., we’re proud to have the Jeep Grand Cherokee for McAllen drivers. And we have a dedicated service department full of Jeep experts that’ll keep your Grand Cherokee in great shape. Please contact us today with any questions about Jeep Grand Cherokee towing capacity, and set up a test drive soon! We also have a knowledgeable team of service experts ready to help you keep your vehicle in tip-top shape. With all the towing you might be doing on your new Grand Cherokee, it’s important that you have the necessary stopping power. Learn how to check your brake fluid or let our service team check your brake fluid today at our full-service dealership! If you like the towing capacity of the Jeep Grand Cherokee but you’re looking for even more room, we’ve got you covered. See the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L overview today at our dealership and find out if this exceptional SUV works for your needs.


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