Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT India makes way for all new performance SUV in the top-end of the market as it offers power and luxury
Jeep is coming to the Indian market and it is bringing everything it can. For now to make sure it offers whatever it has that it wants to offer to the premium customers. After offering the Cherokee in the market, Jeep is all set to offer the full blown and very exciting V8 HEMI motor for the first time in the Indian market. SRT is coming and its real. SRT is the performance version of the Grand Cherokee version. The suspension, dynamics and performance are tuned to the next level.
Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT India Engine, Gearbox and Mileage
The engine is the full monty, aka a HEMI V8 motor that makes 475 BHP of power and 560 Nm of torque. SRT can do 0-100 km/hr in 4.8 seconds and reach a top-speed of 250 km/hrs. The gearbox is the same ZF-8-Speed unit that is mated to this motor. Known for its smoothness it should end up providing the right balance of performance and efficiency.
Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT India Design and Dimensions
THE SUV is based on the iconic Grand Cherokee and it continues to have the same body and panels for the SRT variant as well. The same headlamps, tail lamps and other bits are the same too. However the sports SUV gets new bumpers front and rear along with bigger alloys which are chrome finished. Large calipers in red color and bigger brakes signify that this is the SRT.
Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT India Chassis, suspension and off-road
Monocoque chassis will make sure the SUV is best when it comes to dynamics. All around disc brakes with bigger brakes and calipers are standard. Conventional Differential Rear Axle, Conventional Front-Axle Differential, Electro – Hydraulic Power Steering will come with the SRT. Selec-Track System for SRT variant will provide more power to the given wheel.
Length – 4828 mm
Width – 1943 mm
Height – 1802 mm
Wheelbase – 2915 mm
Ground Clearance – 206 mm
Kerb Weight – 2458 kgs
Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT India Interiors and Features
Expect the high quality interiors on the inside and features list to be segment best. Telemetry and real-time data aren’t reserved for the racetrack or dyno room anymore. Performance Pages Plus+ displayed on an 8.4-inch touchscreen will provide performance statistics like dynamic handling, braking, engine horsepower, engine torque and acceleration. Performance Pages Plus+ will display digital gauges that relay battery voltage, oil pressure, coolant and intake air temperature.
Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT India Launch and Price
Launched in the Month of August 2016, the prices begin at. Rs. 1.3 crores ex-showroom Delhi prices for all models.
Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT India Safety Features
4-wheel traction control, Electronic Stability Control, Rain Brake Support, Ready Alert Braking, Trailer Sway Damping, 7 airbags, ABS, EBD and many more active and passive safety features come with the SRT.
Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT India Competition
BMW X5M, Audi SQ7, Volvo XC90, Mercedes-Benz GLS-AMG.