2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee WK  RealSafeCars91Safety Rating

#14 of 2022 SUVs

#19 of all 2022 vehicles

The Grand Cherokee WK, introduced by Jeep in , is a midsize SUV with seating up to 5. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it bypasses mud and snow with ease. The Jeep Grand Cherokee WK packs some potency, exceeding the average horsepower for its class. Jeep offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee WK 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 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee WK 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 0.024%, and the chance of injury falls to 2.1%.

We estimate that the 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee WK has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0276% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 3.1507%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0276% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 3.1507% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee WK is 41% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee WK is 32% less likely to result in a fatal accident.

2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee WK offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 14%.

Jeep's ProTech I active safety features can protect loved ones by preventing accidents and reducing accident severity. The following active safety system is included even on lower trims/versions of the 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee WK: Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Path Detection.

Another safety feature seems simpler but should still be considered. Optional side mirror turn signals can help when you don't see a vehicle in your blind spot, by alerting them to your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other driver to avoid an accident with you.

And it is safer than many comparable models.

9574Toyota 4RunnerCadillac XT5Chevrolet BlazerCadillac XT6J. Grand Cherokee WKFord ExplorerLexus RXHonda PassportHonda PilotLincoln NautilusFord EdgeDodge DurangoComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee WK with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 74 to 95. The 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee WK is safer than the 2022 Toyota 4Runner, the 2022 Cadillac XT5, the 2022 Chevrolet Blazer, the 2022 Cadillac XT6, the 2022 Dodge Durango, the 2022 Ford Edge, the 2022 Lincoln Nautilus, and the 2022 Honda Pilot. It is about as safe as the 2022 Lexus RX and the 2022 Ford Explorer.

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