We are 106,000+ car owners sharing real-world car information.

Join Us

Flagged Gas Tank

 characters remaining

Jeep Grand Cherokee Fuel Economy Data

4dr SUV 290-hp 3.6L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD

flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
hills light light 0 20 50 30 55 22.740
hills light light 0 20 60 20 55 19.517
hills light light 0 25 25 50 55 22.206
hills light light 0 20 50 30 55 21.387
hills light light 0 20 50 30 55 24.118
hills v.lt none 15 5 0 80 70 22.518
Looking for a warranty? Get a quote.
hills light light 0 20 50 30 55 19.007
hills light hvy 5 5 10 80 70 22.485
hills light none 5 5 0 90 70 22.518
flat med none 0 0 5 95 70 26.000
flat med none 2 7 41 49 60 22.000
hills light light 0 20 50 30 55 22.245
hills light light 0 20 50 30 55 20.913
hills light none 5 5 0 90 65 23.903
hills light none 15 5 0 80 70 21.733
hills light light 5 5 0 90 70 24.055
hills light light 5 10 0 85 70 23.042
hills light light 5 5 0 90 70 25.009
hills light light 5 5 0 90 70 23.157
hills light light 0 30 40 30 55 21.744
hills light light 0 20 60 20 55 19.336
hills light light 0 20 50 30 55 20.572
hills light light 0 20 50 30 55 20.960
hills light none 15 5 0 80 70 21.712
hills light none 15 15 0 70 70 22.396
hills light light 0 20 60 20 55 19.901
hills light light 5 5 10 80 70 24.438
hills light light 0 20 60 20 55 20.261
hills light light 0 20 50 30 55 21.250
hills light light 0 20 50 30 55 22.345
hills light light 0 20 50 30 55 20.789
flat light hvy 0 9 89 2 70 18.400

Return to top

TrueDelta Reviews the Real Gas Mileage of the 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearComment
The #1 reason not to buy the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 could hardly be clearer: even with the engine cruising on only four cylinders, fuel economy is abysmal. The EPA ratings are 12 city, 18 highway (up from 12/16). The trip computer reported between 13 and 14 mpg in casual suburban driving. Go very easy on the gas, and it might crack 15. With a heavy foot, 10 (or worse) happens. (And one reader reports that the trip computer is highly optimistic, and that actual fuel economy is even lower.) see full Jeep Grand Cherokee review
 

What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2011 4dr SUV 290-horsepower 3.6L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD w/low range
20.6 mpg so far, which is excellent for a 4x4 tow vehicle. see full Jeep Grand Cherokee review
2011 4dr SUV 360-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD w/low range
The MDS Hemi is outstanding. I can cruise at 80mph and knock down 19mpg....at the same time, passing and entering a highway is an easy process with the power available. The towing capabilities are a wonderful plus since I do tow occasionally. see full Jeep Grand Cherokee review
 

2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Jeep Grand Cherokee's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.