Discover the Jeep 4x4 systems


Recently, we told you about the Jeep Wrangler and Jeep Gladiator traction system. Now we explain the Jeep Grand Cherokee, Jeep Cherokee and Jeep Compass.

Grand Cherokee

Quadra-Drive II 4x4 System

Equipped with an electronic rear limited-slip differential, this system offers you exceptional grip both on and off-road! Moreover, this 4x4 system adapts to all types of terrain and offers you the possibility of different parameters, such as: Sport, Snow, Sand/Mud or Rock. It will therefore take you everywhere!

Quadra-Trac I

This adaptive system is active at all times and detects changes in road conditions without you having to worry about it! It works in tandem with the braked differential and 4-wheel antiskid system so that you can drive without worry, no matter what the driving conditions.


Active Drive I

This system is ready for all obstacles that will be in your way, whether they are icy roads or trails. Sensors detect wheel slippage and automatically apply the type of traction needed to give you peace of mind. This includes the Selec-Terrain traction management system that offers you modes: Auto, Snow, Sport and Sand/Mud to satisfy your different needs.

Active Drive II

Are you an adventurer and outdoor enthusiast? This system is there for you, whether you need to drive on trails, tow a boat or anything else, you can do it! Its two-speed transfer mechanism and 4x4 mode provide you with the power you need to meet the challenges. In addition, it gives you a body height raised by one inch and surprising power depending on the engine you choose.


Active Drive

The Active Drive system provides you with an automatic one-speed transfer mechanism and disables 4x4 mode for you, smoothly when needed. It gives you the ability to switch between two-wheel drive modes, allowing you to handle all road conditions. It's equipped with advanced sensors that constantly monitor wheel slip and will adjust to the mode that gives you the best grip according to your road conditions. This includes the Selec-Terrain traction management system that offers you the following modes: Auto, Snow, Sport and Sand/Mud in order to satisfy your different needs.

Active Drive Low

This system is for you if you are the off-road type. This system gives your Jeep Compass Trailhawk torque management and low-speed all-wheel drive. Plus, it locks the front and rear driveshafts when you want more power for successful towing. Conquer all types of roads and even rocks with the Selec-Terrain traction management system that offers you modes: Auto, Snow, Sport, Sand/Mud and Rock.

The various systems in the Jeep line will satisfy your driving style, whether you are adventurous or not. Visit us to try out your dream Jeep! 

Please note that the information on this page is not linked to a particular model or year and that there are many other options not mentioned.