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The all-new third generationGrand Cherokee (WK)was unveiled at the 2004New York International Auto ShowbyJeepfor the 2005 model year. New features for Jeep included,Quadra-Drive IIfour-wheel drive, rear-seatDVD player, and optional 5.7L Hemi V8 engine. The 3.7LV6 enginereplaced the 4.0LStraight-6engine.

The design still emphasized power and luxury, with significant work done on reducing noise, vibration, and harshness (NVH). However, for the first time, Jeep also emphasized on-road performance to a similar extent as the cornerstone of its brand, off-road capability.