Off-Roading Features on Jeeps

January 30th, 2018 by

2018 Jeep Compass

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If the adventurer in you is craving some exploration, then the various off-roading features on Jeeps should pique your interest. From the Jeep Grand Cherokee to the Jeep Wrangler, you can look forward to Trail Rated models that enhance:

  • Traction
  • Water fording
  • Maneuverability
  • Articulation
  • Ground Clearance

4×4 Systems

The many 4×4 systems on offer are some of the key off-roading features of Jeep vehicles, as they’re poised to handle any terrain – mud, road, gravel, snow, sand, rock, and more. Below are some examples of innovative 4×4 systems available on different Jeep models.

  • Jeep Grand Cherokee: Quadra-Trac 1 System for all weather conditions; Quadra-Trac II System for low-range capability; Quadra-Drive II for off-road capability; and Quadra-Trac SRT 4×4 System for street and track performance.
  • Jeep Compass: Jeep Active Drive 4×4 System for everyday driving; and Jeep Active Drive Low 4×4 System for a 20:1 crawl ratio and low range capability
  • Jeep Wrangler: Command-Trac 4×4 System for challenging terrain; and Rock-Trac 4×4 System for superior off-road performance with 4:1 low-gear ratio
  • Jeep Renegade: Offers the Jeep Active Drive 4×4 System and the Jeep Active Drive Low 4×4 System
  • Jeep Cherokee: Jeep Active Drive I for whatever the road ahead has in store; Jeep Active Drive II for low-range capability; and Jeep Active Drive Lock for tremendous off-road capability

Off-Road Features

The following features available on many Jeep models are sure to enhance any off-roading experience:

  • Select-Track System with five drive modes
  • Bilstein adaptive damping suspension
  • Electronic Limited Slip Differential
  • Launch Control
  • Performance Pages to track your power, torque, and g-force readings and record performance stats
  • Hill Descent Control
  • Hill Start Assist
  • Strong engine options, like a 3.6L Pentastar V6 on the Wrangler JK that makes 285 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque and a supercharged 6.2L HEMI V8 on the Grand Cherokee that churns out 707 hp and 645 lb-ft of torque

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