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The Jeep Grand Cherokee 2017 the vintage has chosen the Paris Motor Show to make its European debut. This new version is distinguished by a more distinctive front but above all by a new variant to Trailhawk road ability further increased.

To the catalog since early 2011, the current Grand Cherokee quickly approach the six-year career. So it was high time to refresh the most imposing of the Jeep. The style is now a little more premium but also more sporty, including the bubbling version of SRT that accentuates his relationship with the Charger SRT by adopting a better perforated shield.

The range of the Grand Cherokee is evolving in turn significantly. a high quality finish and is more refined Summit noted with the arrival of new 20-inch wheels and a full grain leather upholstery featuring a Laguna color (light gray).


But this vintage 2017 is best characterized by the arrival of a variant Trailhawk focused on off-road driving. Rather discreet in terms of style, she sees from the ground up and suspension performance and gets a Quadra-Lift air suspension designed specifically for it. The Grand Cherokee Trailhawk also receives Adventure Goodyear tires reinforced by kevlar. Another feature: the Select-Speed Control system that controls vehicle speed as uphill or downhill thanks to the paddle shifters, what offer greater precision than the accelerator and the brake at the crossing phases.

In mechanical terms, there are no changes to report. The Grand Cherokee will propose always a 3.0 V6 diesel 250 hp, Flexfuel a V6 3.6 gasoline 286 hp but also the huge 6.4 V8 HEMI 468 hp SRT version. The Jeep Grand Cherokee will arrive in dealerships in December.

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The jeep grand cherokee srt is racing against an aerobatic plane

With its 2.5 tonnes on the scales, the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT seems not really built for speed, and even less if it is to face a plane. But the SUV V8 today proves the opposite by picking little victory against an aerobatic aircraft.

2.2 tonnes: this is not a dry weight of cherokee jeep SRT but the mass gap between it and the twister silence that serves him here competitor. well obviously, this huge difference is the advantage of the aircraft. but when it comes to power, strength of the relationship is reversed: if the sports SUV boasts a whopping 468 hp thanks to its V8 Hemi 6.4 the twister silence must for its part be content with 110 hp.

nevertheless, comparison of weight / power theoretically gives the victory aerobatic aircraft with 1.72 against 5.34 it for the Grand Cherokee SRT. but it was not counting the very short circuit and the working speed up the plane because ultimately it is the land vehicle (and Offroading) which imposes very little of it is true .

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