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A brief history of the Jeep Grand Cherokee

Here's a look back at all four generations of the Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV.

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Emme Hall
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The original Grand Cherokee debuted in 1992.

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It made its entrance at the 1992 Detroit Auto Show as a 1993 model-year vehicle.

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The later first-gen Grand Cherokees are still super cool.

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A big V8 engine was a nice option.

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The second-gen Grand Cherokee was a real handsome thing.

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These rugged good looks still hold up today.

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Definitely a 30-year-old interior, right?

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The third-gen Grand Cherokee arguably set the tone for what we know today.

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Now, the Grand Cherokee is better than ever.

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For 2021, the new new fifth-generation Grand Cherokee debuts with this L model, which features three rows of seats for the first time.

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A more traditional two-row model will debut later in 2021.

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Keep scrolling for more photos of the Grand Cherokee through time.

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