Jeep Cherokee 4WD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Jeep Cherokee 4WD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 1 recall, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 1 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2020 2020 Jeep Cherokee SUV 4WD 4 4 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2020 2020 Jeep Cherokee SUV FWD 4 4 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2019 2019 Jeep Cherokee SUV 2WD 4 4 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2019 2019 Jeep Cherokee SUV 4WD 4 4 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2018 2018 Jeep Cherokee SUV 2WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2018 2018 Jeep Cherokee SUV 4WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2017 2017 Jeep Cherokee SUV 2WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2017 2017 Jeep Cherokee SUV 4WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2016 2016 Jeep Cherokee SUV 2WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2016 2016 Jeep Cherokee SUV 4WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2015 2015 Jeep Cherokee SUV 2WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2015 2015 Jeep Cherokee SUV 4WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2014 2014 Jeep Cherokee SUV 2WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2014 2014 Jeep Cherokee SUV 4WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2001 2001 Jeep Cherokee 4-DR. Not Rated 3 (picture) 3 3 5 2
2000 2000 Jeep Cherokee 4-DR. 4x4 Not Rated 3 (picture) 3 3 5 Not Rated
1999 1999 Jeep Cherokee 4-DR. 4x4 Not Rated 3 (picture) 3 3 5 Not Rated
1997 1997 Jeep Cherokee 4-DR. 4x4 Not Rated 3 (picture) 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1996 1996 Jeep Cherokee 4-DR 4x4 Not Rated 4 4 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1995 1995 Jeep Cherokee 4-DR 4x4 Not Rated 4 4 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1994 1994 Jeep Cherokee 4-DR. 4x4 Not Rated 3 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1993 1993 Jeep Cherokee 4-DR. 4x4 Not Rated 3 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1992 1992 Jeep Cherokee 4-DR. 4x4 Not Rated 3 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1991 1991 Jeep Cherokee 4-DR. 4x4 Not Rated 3 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1990 1990 Jeep Cherokee 4-DR. 4x4 Not Rated 3 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Jeep has manufactured models of Cherokee 4WD for 19 years. They average 18.9 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2020 Cherokee 4WD above average at 22 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2020 Cherokee 4WD to be $1,750 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $1,500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Cherokee 4WD consumes about 15 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Cherokee 4WD emits 400 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 6,000,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 286 trees would offset these emissions. The Cherokee 4WD has start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 22 27 19
2019 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 24 29 21
2018 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 23 28 21
2017 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 23 28 21
2016 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 23 27 20
2015 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 23 28 21
2014 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 22 26 19
2001 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 17 20 15
2000 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 17 20 15
1999 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 17 20 15
1998 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 16 19 15
1997 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 15 18 13
1996 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 17 20 15
1995 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 17 19 15
1994 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 16 17 15
1993 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 16 18 15
1992 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 17 20 15
1991 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 17 20 15
1990 Jeep Cherokee 4WD 17 20 15

MPG breakdown by model options

The Jeep Cherokee 4WD has 60 different model options on record with the EPA since 1990. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Automatic 9-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 24 29 21
2020 Automatic 9-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 24 29 21
2020 Automatic 9-spd, 6-cyl, 3.2 L 22 27 19
2019 Automatic 9-spd, 6-cyl, 3.2 L 22 27 19
2019 Automatic 9-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 24 29 21
2019 Automatic 9-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 24 29 21
2018 Automatic 9-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 28 21
2018 Automatic 9-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 28 21
2018 Automatic 9-spd, 6-cyl, 3.2 L 23 27 20
2017 Automatic 9-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 28 21
2017 Automatic 9-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 28 21
2017 Automatic 9-spd, 6-cyl, 3.2 L 23 27 20
2016 Automatic 9-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 28 21
2016 Automatic 9-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 28 21
2016 Automatic 9-spd, 6-cyl, 3.2 L 23 27 20
2015 Automatic 9-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 28 21
2015 Automatic 9-spd, 6-cyl, 3.2 L 23 27 20
2015 Automatic 9-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 28 21
2014 Automatic 9-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 28 21
2014 Automatic 9-spd, 6-cyl, 3.2 L 22 26 19
2001 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 15 18 14
2001 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 15
2000 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 17 19 16
2000 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 16 19 14
2000 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 15
1999 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 17 18 16
1999 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 16 19 14
1999 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 15
1998 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 17 18 16
1998 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 16 19 14
1998 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 16 19 15
1997 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 18 19 17
1997 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 16 18 15
1997 Automatic (L4), 6-cyl, 4.0 L 15 18 13
1996 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 18 20 17
1996 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 15 18 14
1996 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 15
1995 Automatic 3-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 16 17 15
1995 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 18 20 17
1995 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 15 18 13
1995 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 19 15
1994 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 18 20 17
1994 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 15 18 14
1994 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 15
1994 Automatic 3-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 16 17 15
1993 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 18 20 17
1993 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 15 18 14
1993 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 16 18 15
1992 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 19 21 17
1992 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 15 18 14
1992 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 15
1991 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 18 20 16
1991 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 15 18 14
1991 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 15
1990 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 18 21 16
1990 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 18 21 16
1990 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 20 22 18
1990 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.5 L 19 22 17
1990 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 16 19 15
1990 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 15