Jeep Grand Cherokee Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Jeep Grand Cherokee clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 205 mm (8.1 in)
    • Offroad abilities: perfect
    • Ride height per person: 41 mm (1.6 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 173 — 185 mm (6.8 — 7.3 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: very low
    • Clearance to tire height: 205 mm / 143 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 205 mm / 488 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 217 mm
    • Difference with world average: +44 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 10 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • 3.0 V6 MultiJet — 1.2 hp/mm
  • 3.6 V6 — 1.4 hp/mm
  • SRT 6.4 V8 — 2.3 hp/mm
  • 5.7 V8 — 1.7 hp/mm
  • Trackhawk 6.2 V8 — 3.4 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 3.0 V6 MultiJet — 2.8 Nm/mm
  • 3.6 V6 — 1.7 Nm/mm
  • SRT 6.4 V8 — 3.1 Nm/mm
  • 5.7 V8 — 2.5 Nm/mm
  • Trackhawk 6.2 V8 — 4.3 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 3.0 V6 MultiJet — 29 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 3.6 V6 — 21 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • SRT 6.4 V8 — 15 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 5.7 V8 — 16 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    3.0 V6 MultiJet 206 mm
    (8.1 in)
    69 mm/L 173 mm
    (6.8 in)
    +22% 11.5
    3.6 V6 206 mm
    (8.1 in)
    57 mm/L 173 mm
    (6.8 in)
    +22% 11.5
    SRT 6.4 V8 201 mm
    (7.9 in)
    31 mm/L 168 mm
    (6.6 in)
    +20% 11.5
    5.7 V8 207 mm
    (8.1 in)
    37 mm/L 174 mm
    (6.9 in)
    +22% 11.6
    Trackhawk 6.2 V8 205 mm
    (8.1 in)
    33 mm/L 172 mm
    (6.8 in)
    +21% 11.6
    Vehicle 3.0 V6 MultiJet
    Clearance 206 mm (8.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 69 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 173 mm (6.8 in)
    Difference from world average +22%
    Ride height to car height 11.5%
    Vehicle 3.6 V6
    Clearance 206 mm (8.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 57 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 173 mm (6.8 in)
    Difference from world average +22%
    Ride height to car height 11.5%
    Vehicle SRT 6.4 V8
    Clearance 201 mm (7.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 31 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 168 mm (6.6 in)
    Difference from world average +20%
    Ride height to car height 11.5%
    Vehicle 5.7 V8
    Clearance 207 mm (8.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 37 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 174 mm (6.9 in)
    Difference from world average +22%
    Ride height to car height 11.6%
    Vehicle Trackhawk 6.2 V8
    Clearance 205 mm (8.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 33 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 172 mm (6.8 in)
    Difference from world average +21%
    Ride height to car height 11.6%

    Quick notes on Jeep Grand Cherokee clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 216 mm (8.5 in)
      • Offroad abilities: perfect
      • Ride height per person: 43.2 mm (1.7 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 184 — 196 mm (7.2 — 7.7 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: very low
      • Clearance to tire height: 216 mm / 153 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 216 mm / 470 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 228 mm
      • Difference with world average: +55 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 10 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 3.0 CRD — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 3.6 V6 — 1.4 hp/mm
  • 5.7 V8 — 1.7 hp/mm
  • SRT8 6.4 V8 — 2.2 hp/mm
  • 3.0 EcoDiesel — 1.1 hp/mm
  • SRT 6.4 V8 — 2.3 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 3.0 CRD — 2.6 Nm/mm
  • 3.6 V6 — 1.6 Nm/mm
  • 5.7 V8 — 2.4 Nm/mm
  • SRT8 6.4 V8 — 3 Nm/mm
  • 3.0 EcoDiesel — 2.6 Nm/mm
  • SRT 6.4 V8 — 3 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 3.0 CRD — 29 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 5.7 V8 — 15 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • SRT8 6.4 V8 — 15 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 3.0 EcoDiesel — 22 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • SRT 6.4 V8 — 13 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    3.0 CRD 218 mm
    (8.6 in)
    73 mm/L 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    +26% 12.1
    3.6 V6 218 mm
    (8.6 in)
    61 mm/L 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    +26% 12.4
    5.7 V8 218 mm
    (8.6 in)
    39 mm/L 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    +26% 12.4
    SRT8 6.4 V8 211 mm
    (8.3 in)
    33 mm/L 178 mm
    (7 in)
    +24% 12.1
    3.0 EcoDiesel 218 mm
    (8.6 in)
    73 mm/L 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    +26% 12.4
    SRT 6.4 V8 211 mm
    (8.3 in)
    33 mm/L 178 mm
    (7 in)
    +24% 12
    Vehicle 3.0 CRD
    Clearance 218 mm (8.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Difference from world average +26%
    Ride height to car height 12.1%
    Vehicle 3.6 V6
    Clearance 218 mm (8.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 61 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Difference from world average +26%
    Ride height to car height 12.4%
    Vehicle 5.7 V8
    Clearance 218 mm (8.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 39 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Difference from world average +26%
    Ride height to car height 12.4%
    Vehicle SRT8 6.4 V8
    Clearance 211 mm (8.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 33 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 178 mm (7 in)
    Difference from world average +24%
    Ride height to car height 12.1%
    Vehicle 3.0 EcoDiesel
    Clearance 218 mm (8.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Difference from world average +26%
    Ride height to car height 12.4%
    Vehicle SRT 6.4 V8
    Clearance 211 mm (8.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 33 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 178 mm (7 in)
    Difference from world average +24%
    Ride height to car height 12%

    Quick notes on Jeep Grand Cherokee clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 216 mm (8.5 in)
      • Offroad abilities: perfect
      • Ride height per person: 43.2 mm (1.7 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 184 — 196 mm (7.2 — 7.7 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: very low
      • Clearance to tire height: 216 mm / 156 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 216 mm / 464 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 228 mm
      • Difference with world average: +55 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 10 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 3.0 CRD — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 3.6 V6 — 1.3 hp/mm
  • 5.7 V8 — 1.7 hp/mm
  • SRT8 6.4 V8 — 2.3 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 3.0 CRD — 2 Nm/mm
  • 3.6 V6 — 1.6 Nm/mm
  • 5.7 V8 — 2.4 Nm/mm
  • SRT8 6.4 V8 — 3 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 3.0 CRD — 26 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 3.6 V6 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 5.7 V8 — 14 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • SRT8 6.4 V8 — 13 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    3.0 CRD 218 mm
    (8.6 in)
    73 mm/L 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    +26% 12.2
    3.6 V6 218 mm
    (8.6 in)
    61 mm/L 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    +26% 12.4
    5.7 V8 218 mm
    (8.6 in)
    39 mm/L 185 mm
    (7.3 in)
    +26% 12.4
    SRT8 6.4 V8 211 mm
    (8.3 in)
    33 mm/L 178 mm
    (7 in)
    +24% 12
    Vehicle 3.0 CRD
    Clearance 218 mm (8.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 73 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Difference from world average +26%
    Ride height to car height 12.2%
    Vehicle 3.6 V6
    Clearance 218 mm (8.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 61 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Difference from world average +26%
    Ride height to car height 12.4%
    Vehicle 5.7 V8
    Clearance 218 mm (8.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 39 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 185 mm (7.3 in)
    Difference from world average +26%
    Ride height to car height 12.4%
    Vehicle SRT8 6.4 V8
    Clearance 211 mm (8.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 33 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 178 mm (7 in)
    Difference from world average +24%
    Ride height to car height 12%

    Quick notes on Jeep Grand Cherokee clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 199 mm (7.8 in)
      • Offroad abilities: good
      • Ride height per person: 39.8 mm (1.6 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 167 — 179 mm (6.6 — 7 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: low
      • Clearance to tire height: 199 mm / 148 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 199 mm / 447 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 211 mm
      • Difference with world average: +38 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 5.7i V8 — 1.6 hp/mm
  • 3.7i V6 — 1 hp/mm
  • 4.7i V8 — 1.2 hp/mm
  • 3.0 CRD — 1.1 hp/mm
  • SRT8 6.1i V8 — 2.4 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 5.7i V8 — 2.5 Nm/mm
  • 3.7i V6 — 1.6 Nm/mm
  • 4.7i V8 — 2 Nm/mm
  • 3.0 CRD — 2.5 Nm/mm
  • SRT8 6.1i V8 — 3.2 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 5.7i V8 — 15 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 3.7i V6 — 16 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 3.0 CRD — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • SRT8 6.1i V8 — 11 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    5.7i V8 204 mm
    (8 in)
    36 mm/L 171 mm
    (6.7 in)
    +21% 11.7
    3.7i V6 204 mm
    (8 in)
    55 mm/L 171 mm
    (6.7 in)
    +21% 11.9
    4.7i V8 204 mm
    (8 in)
    43 mm/L 171 mm
    (6.7 in)
    +21% 11.9
    3.0 CRD 204 mm
    (8 in)
    68 mm/L 171 mm
    (6.7 in)
    +21% 11.7
    SRT8 6.1i V8 178 mm
    (7 in)
    29 mm/L 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    +10% 10.4
    Vehicle 5.7i V8
    Clearance 204 mm (8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 36 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 171 mm (6.7 in)
    Difference from world average +21%
    Ride height to car height 11.7%
    Vehicle 3.7i V6
    Clearance 204 mm (8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 55 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 171 mm (6.7 in)
    Difference from world average +21%
    Ride height to car height 11.9%
    Vehicle 4.7i V8
    Clearance 204 mm (8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 43 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 171 mm (6.7 in)
    Difference from world average +21%
    Ride height to car height 11.9%
    Vehicle 3.0 CRD
    Clearance 204 mm (8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 171 mm (6.7 in)
    Difference from world average +21%
    Ride height to car height 11.7%
    Vehicle SRT8 6.1i V8
    Clearance 178 mm (7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 29 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Difference from world average +10%
    Ride height to car height 10.4%

    Quick notes on Jeep Grand Cherokee clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 210 mm (8.3 in)
      • Offroad abilities: perfect
      • Ride height per person: 42 mm (1.7 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 178 — 190 mm (7 — 7.5 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: very low
      • Clearance to tire height: 210 mm / 166 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 210 mm / 410 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 222 mm
      • Difference with world average: +49 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 10 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 3.1 TD — 0.7 hp/mm
  • 4.0i — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 4.7i V8 — 1.2 hp/mm
  • 4.7 V8 — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 4.0 — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 2.7 CDR — 0.8 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 3.1 TD — 1.8 Nm/mm
  • 4.0i — 1.4 Nm/mm
  • 4.7i V8 — 2 Nm/mm
  • 4.7 V8 — 1.9 Nm/mm
  • 4.0 — 1.5 Nm/mm
  • 2.7 CDR — 1.9 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 3.1 TD — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 4.0i — 14 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 4.7i V8 — 13 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 4.7 V8 — 15 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 4.0 — 16 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.7 CDR — 22 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    3.1 TD 210 mm
    (8.3 in)
    67 mm/L 177 mm
    (7 in)
    +23% 11.6
    4.0i 210 mm
    (8.3 in)
    53 mm/L 177 mm
    (7 in)
    +23% 11.6
    4.7i V8 210 mm
    (8.3 in)
    45 mm/L 177 mm
    (7 in)
    +23% 11.6
    4.7 V8 211 mm
    (8.3 in)
    45 mm/L 178 mm
    (7 in)
    +24% 12
    4.0 211 mm
    (8.3 in)
    53 mm/L 178 mm
    (7 in)
    +24% 12
    2.7 CDR 210 mm
    (8.3 in)
    78 mm/L 177 mm
    (7 in)
    +23% 11.6
    Vehicle 3.1 TD
    Clearance 210 mm (8.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 67 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 177 mm (7 in)
    Difference from world average +23%
    Ride height to car height 11.6%
    Vehicle 4.0i
    Clearance 210 mm (8.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 53 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 177 mm (7 in)
    Difference from world average +23%
    Ride height to car height 11.6%
    Vehicle 4.7i V8
    Clearance 210 mm (8.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 45 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 177 mm (7 in)
    Difference from world average +23%
    Ride height to car height 11.6%
    Vehicle 4.7 V8
    Clearance 211 mm (8.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 45 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 178 mm (7 in)
    Difference from world average +24%
    Ride height to car height 12%
    Vehicle 4.0
    Clearance 211 mm (8.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 53 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 178 mm (7 in)
    Difference from world average +24%
    Ride height to car height 12%
    Vehicle 2.7 CDR
    Clearance 210 mm (8.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 78 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 177 mm (7 in)
    Difference from world average +23%
    Ride height to car height 11.6%

    Quick notes on Jeep Grand Cherokee clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 201 mm (7.9 in)
      • Offroad abilities: perfect
      • Ride height per person: 40.2 mm (1.6 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 169 — 181 mm (6.7 — 7.1 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: very low
      • Clearance to tire height: 201 mm / 161 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 201 mm / 387 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 213 mm
      • Difference with world average: +40 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 10 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 4.0i — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 5.2i V8 — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 5.9i V8 — 1.2 hp/mm
  • 2.5 TD — 0.6 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 4.0i — 1.4 Nm/mm
  • 5.2i V8 — 1.9 Nm/mm
  • 5.9i V8 — 2.4 Nm/mm
  • 2.5 TD — 1.4 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 4.0i — 14 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 5.2i V8 — 13 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 5.9i V8 — 11 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.5 TD — 20 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    4.0i 202 mm
    (8 in)
    51 mm/L 169 mm
    (6.7 in)
    +20% 11.8
    5.2i V8 202 mm
    (8 in)
    39 mm/L 169 mm
    (6.7 in)
    +20% 11.8
    5.9i V8 193 mm
    (7.6 in)
    33 mm/L 160 mm
    (6.3 in)
    +17% 11.2
    2.5 TD 205 mm
    (8.1 in)
    82 mm/L 172 mm
    (6.8 in)
    +21% 12.1
    Vehicle 4.0i
    Clearance 202 mm (8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 51 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 169 mm (6.7 in)
    Difference from world average +20%
    Ride height to car height 11.8%
    Vehicle 5.2i V8
    Clearance 202 mm (8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 39 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 169 mm (6.7 in)
    Difference from world average +20%
    Ride height to car height 11.8%
    Vehicle 5.9i V8
    Clearance 193 mm (7.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 33 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 160 mm (6.3 in)
    Difference from world average +17%
    Ride height to car height 11.2%
    Vehicle 2.5 TD
    Clearance 205 mm (8.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 82 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 172 mm (6.8 in)
    Difference from world average +21%
    Ride height to car height 12.1%