The Cherokee is old-fashioned and trucklike.
It's a good off-road vehicle, but it's noisy and uncomfortable on pavement, where SUVs spend most of their time.
Cornering is clumsy, though secure.
The six-cylinder engine delivers plenty of power, but it's noisy and thirsty.
Still, it's a better choice than the Four.
Selectable full-time four-wheel drive is optional.