2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee  RealSafeCars91Safety Rating

#4 of 2015 SUVs

#4 of all 2015 vehicles


Pictured: 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee
The Grand Cherokee, part of Jeep's lineup since 1993, is a large SUV with seating up to 5. Strong on technology, it has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2018. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it can easily handle mud, snow, and sand. Jeep offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.


The 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee is safe compared to all vehicles.

Comparison to all vehicles.  This plot shows RSC safety scores on the horizontal axis vs. the number of vehicles with each safety score (depicted by bar height and percentages at the bottom). Colors reflect vehicle safety, ranging from red (not that safe) to green (safer). For reference, a score of 0 implies a 0.15% chance of driver death (13% chance of driver injury) over 15 years, and a score of 100 reflects a 0.016% chance (1.4% chance of driver injury). The 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee has a score of 91, implying a 0.028% chance of driver death (2.5% chance of injury). If equipped with optional advanced driver safety features, the chance of death falls to 0.026%, and the chance of injury falls to 2.4%.

We estimate that the 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0275% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 3.1441%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0275% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 3.1441% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee is 43% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee is 34% less likely to result in a fatal accident.

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 4%.


And it is safer than many comparable models.

9958Hyundai Santa FeMazda CX-9Kia SorentoFord FlexToyota 4RunnerJeep Grand CherokeeDodge DurangoToyota HighlanderHonda PilotFord ExplorerToyota VenzaKia SedonaComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 58 to 99. The 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee is safer than the 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe, the 2015 Mazda CX-9, the 2015 Kia Sorento, the 2015 Ford Flex, the 2015 Toyota 4Runner, the 2015 Kia Sedona, the 2015 Toyota Venza, the 2015 Ford Explorer, the 2015 Honda Pilot, and the 2015 Toyota Highlander.

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