2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing Capacity

February 25th, 2019 by

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Towing a Boat

Thanks to its four robust engines, the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee will always have your back with a maximum towing capacity of up to 7,200 pounds, so you can easily tow your camper to Kentucky Lake for the weekend. Learn more about each of your engine options and how much they’ll allow you to tow, then explore our new Grand Cherokee inventory so you can be on your way to turning heads on Lexington streets!

How Much Can the Grand Cherokee Tow?

Even if you opt for the base level engine, you’ll still get a max towing capacity of 6,200 pounds! That’s more than enough to tow your small camper or ATVs for a weekend of fun near Georgetown. Explore your engine options and their specs below:


  • 6,200 pounds towing capacity
  • 295 hp / 260 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission


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


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


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

Jeep Grand Cherokee Technology For Easy Towing

Not only will you get great towing capabilities with the Grand Cherokee, but your towing experiences will be made simpler thanks to its well-appointed interior that features standard and available technologies:

Trailer Sway Control: With Trailer Sway Control, you’ll always feel in control when driving through Nicholasville in rain, snow, and other challenging conditions. It will apply brake pressure on alternating wheels and adjust the engine throttle whenever necessary to keep the Grand Cherokee stable.

Hill Descent Control: When you’ve got a loaded trailer in tow, descending a hill can feel a bit sketchy at times. When Hill Descent Control detects a steep incline, it automatically applies your brakes, allowing you to safely drive downhill.

Hill Start Assist: Have you ever had issues with rollback when you’re parked uphill or leaving a stoplight on an incline? Hill Start Assist will prevent that rollback for you by holding the brakes during the short period between your foot leaving the brake pedal and hitting the accelerator.

High-performance Brembo brake systems: These systems are exclusively available on the Grand Cherokee Trackhawk and the SRT®. They’ll provide peace of mind with two-piece vented rotors paired with six-piston front Brembo calipers for the Trackhawk, and 15-inch front rotors for the SRT®.

Explore the Grand Cherokee Towing and Features at Dan Cummins Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

It’s time to get behind the wheel of the 2019 Grand Cherokee and find your perfect configuration with a test drive at our Paris showroom! Find out if your Grand Cherokee is eligible for the Jeep Wave Program, and start thinking about which Mopar parts and accessories you might like to customize your Jeep with! If you have any questions, contact us to speak with one of our experienced team members. On a budget? Check out our used Jeep Grand Cherokee inventory, where you’ll find late model years for a great price.

Have you heard the 2020 Jeep Gladiator is on its way? Join us as we preview the features and towing capabilities you can expect from the Gladiator!

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