• (3.9) 77 reviews
  • MSRP: $2,140$15,052
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 16-19
  • Engine: 210-hp, 3.7-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 5
2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Our Take on the 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Our Take

A new Overland model joins the Laredo and Limited trims for 2006. An Electronic Stability Program and one-touch up/down front-door windows are now standard. New Laredo options include Quadra-Trac II four-wheel drive and an offroad package for V-6 models.Redesigned for 2005, the Grand Cherokee spo... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Fuel economy
  • Rear legroom

Notable Features

  • Three levels of 4WD
  • Choice of V-6 or two V-8s
  • Standard Electronic Stability Program
  • Available navigation and DVD systems
  • Potent SRT8 edition for 2006


Our Expert Reviews

I thought a hot rod Jeep Grand Cherokee would be a bit like the Dodge Ram SRT10 - power overkill just for the heck of it. Driving the Grand Cherokee SRT8 for 800 miles in three days, however, really opened my eyes.What I discovered is that the Grand Cherokee SRT8 is not a four-wheeled caricature, but a delightfully impressive road car of the first magnitude. Of course I expected the 420-horsepo... Read full review for the 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee

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Consumer Reviews


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Jeep overland 5.7L hemi

by Buy American from Vegas on February 23, 2011

Great jeep. I can stand in the throttle and take corners at speeds like a sportscar. It's silent at idle, has a great note at around 4500 rpm and I like the instant acceleration. I pull a 5000 lb boat... Read Full Review

7 Trim Levels Available

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Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 7 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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