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2014 Jeep Cherokee

The Cherokee Is Dead. Long Live The Cherokee. There are three sentences that, for this reviewer, define what needs to be conveyed about the 2014 Jeep Cherokee. The first: it is very good. Jeep spent 27 years building the Cherokee and its brand, from 1974 to 2001. Twelve years ago, the Cherokee nameplate rolled away into the distant hills and retirement, at least here in the NAFTA colonies, and it was replaced by a loaded word we knew as "Liberty." Now the Liberty is gone, mostly unmissed, replaced by the highly anticipated vehicle that both returns the Cherokee name to our North... Read More

Vital Stats

Engine:
3.2L V6
Power:
271 HP / 239 LB-FT
Transmission:
9-Speed Auto
Base Price:
$26,495
As-Tested Price:
$34,365
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