New for 2017:Jeep

Christian Wardlaw | Nov 10, 2016
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk photo

Jeep 2017 Model Overview

Perhaps conserving energy for complete redesigns of the 2018 Compass and 2018 Wrangler, Jeep makes few modifications to its existing lineup for 2017. The most significant updates are bestowed upon the Grand Cherokee, now available in off-road-ready Trailhawk trim.

Detailed changes for each 2017 Jeep SUV model are shown on the pages that follow.

2017 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk photo

2017 Jeep Cherokee

  • Standard HID headlights for all trim levels except base Sport
  • Rugged Trailhawk variant gains a significant amount of standard equipment
  • Upscale Overland trim level offered with new options
  • Altitude special edition repositioned at lower price point between Sport and Latitude trim levels
2017 Jeep Compass 75th Anniversary Edition photo

2017 Jeep Compass

  • Jeep makes no changes to the 2017 Compass
  • A completely redesigned 2018 Compass arrives early in calendar year 2017
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit photo

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee

  • All 2017 Grand Cherokees get a standard reversing camera and rear park-assist sensors
  • Updated front styling for all trim levels
  • New Trailhawk variant debuts
  • Trailhawk designed to provide extra off-roading capability
  • Luxurious Summit trim level gains standard equipment, plusher leather-wrapped interior in four color schemes including new Indigo and Ski Gray
  • New colors include Rhino, Diamond Black, and Walnut Brown
2017 Jeep Patriot 75th Anniversary Edition photo

2017 Jeep Patriot

  • Jeep makes no changes to the 2017 Patriot, which is expected to be discontinued after the 2017 model year
2017 Jeep Renegade Limited photo

2017 Jeep Renegade

  • Keyless engine starting will be made standard during the model year
  • Latitude trim level adds 7-in. driver information display when Uconnect 6.5 navigation upgrade is purchased
  • Limited trim level adds keyless passive entry as standard equipment
  • HID headlights with automatic high-beam activation are optional
2017 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Hard Rock photo

2017 Jeep Wrangler

  • Available LED headlights and LED fog lights
  • Cold Weather Group includes engine block heater, heated front seats, remote engine starting, all-weather slush mats, and special tires
  • Chief, Gobi, and Acid Yellow are new colors; Xtreme Purple offered across lineup

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