2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8

Matt Tierney

2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8

Base price (with destination): $54,470 (est.)
On sale: Summer 2011

Standard Equipment:
6.4-liter SOHC 16-valve V-8
5-speed automatic transmission
3.70:1 axle ratio
Fuel saver technology
Oil cooler
Brembo six-piston front calipers; four-piston rear calipers
Leather-wrapped steering wheel w/paddle shifters
Power tilt & telescopic steering column
19-speaker harman/karmon premium audio system
Selec-track system
Heated seats
Power sunroof
Dual-zone automatic climate control
SRT hood w/heat extractors
Premium fog lamps

Options on this vehicle:
Luxury Group II
- Premium upper door trim and instrument panel, power liftgate, forward collision warning, adaptive speed control, blind-spot monitoring and cross path detection, leather-wrapped interior items

Key options not on vehicle:
Rear DVD Entertainment Center
- Rear-seat video system, rear overhead console, power sunroof

Trailer Tow Group IV
- Class IV receiver hitch, 7- and 4-pin wiring harness

SRT High Performance Audio System by harman/kardon
- 825-watt amplifier with 10-inch subwoofer, remote USB port, 30GB hard drive w/ 4250 song capacity

Fuel economy:
12/18 mpg

6.4-liter SOHC 16-valve V-8
Horsepower: 470 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque: 465 lb-ft @ 4300 rpm


5-speed automatic

Curb weight: 5150 lb

20-in. forged aluminum wheels

Competitors: Porsche Cayenne Turbo, Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG, BMW X5, BMW X6 M

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