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04-20-2011, 11:33 AM
New York 2011: Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 Delivers Sports Car Stats in an SUV Package
By Colum Wood
April 20 2011
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Calling it, “the most powerful and technologically advanced Jeep ever,” Jeep brand CEO Mike Manley today unveiled the new 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 at the New York Auto Show. And he isn’t kidding.

Transforming the capable off-roader to a serious street machine, the team at SRT revamped the entire package to deliver sports car statistics. Impressive numbers include a 0-60 mph time of 4.8 seconds and a quarter mile time in the mid 13 second range. And it’s not just a straight-line monster either, with a 0.9 G rating on the skidpad and a 60-0 braking distance of just 116 feet.

To achieve all that performance Jeep completely reworked the Grand Cherokee with a new 465-hp 6.4-liter V8, that makes an equally incredible 465 lb-ft of torque.

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12-09-2011, 10:54 PM
i really wish to have a cherokee, im just afraid how will it cost for the replacement jeep parts ( cause its too expensive.