by Jeep in the News on April 15, 2011
Jeep's premium SUV has captured 29 awards since introduction last summer. The updated Cherokee has won accolades from traditional media outlets as well as automotive journalist organizations and industry organizations. This string of awards also coincides with a 64 percent increase in Grand Cherokee sales through the first quarter of this year.
The has won several "Best SUV" awards where its winter-driving capability, world-class interior design, interior sound, safety and environmental innovation, were commended. Among the awards captured by the new Grand Cherokee include:
"We are delighted that the all-new 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee has received nearly 30 influential awards from a variety of respected journalist and industry publications and organizations," said Mike Manley, President and CEO ? Jeep Brand, Chrysler Group LLC. "The breadth and variety of this recognition reinforces the fact that Jeep's premium icon delivers a unique blend of on-road refinement, superb craftsmanship, world-class design, improved fuel economy, innovative features, legendary real-world capability, and value."
When developing the new Grand Cherokee, Jeep set out to build a vehicle that delivered incredible off-road capability and on-road refinement. Judging from the long list of accolades it has won, clearly Jeep created a vehicle that delivered on those requirements and much more.