Grand Cherokee SRT Newsroom
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September 1, 2018
New for 2019, all Grand Cherokee models now feature Blind-spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Path detection as standard equipment. Grand Cherokee Limited X debuts and features a unique front and rear fascia, performance hood, Granite Crystal exterior accents and new 20-inch Low Gloss Granite Crystal wheels.
September 1, 2017
New for 2018: Grand Cherokee Trackhawk model expands lineup; Grand Cherokee Sterling Edition debuts; Grand Cherokee High Altitude Edition returns for the 2018 model year on Overland models; Grand Cherokee Summit, SRT and Trackhawk receive a new Premium Metal package; Grand Cherokee Overland models now offer Brown interior color option with Light Diesel Gray accent stitching; Grand Cherokee Laredo models now feature new cloth patterned seats available in Black or Light Frost Beige and new 17-inch aluminum wheels; and Active Noise Cancellation is now standard with the available nine-speaker Alpine audio system.
September 1, 2016
Jeep Grand Cherokee is the most awarded SUV ever and the vehicle that has long defined what a premium SUV should be. A refined exterior design — complete with available bi-xenon headlamps with signature LED daytime running lamps (DRL) — provides a premium appearance.
November 12, 2015
The Los Angeles Auto Show will mark the debut of two new-for-2016, special-edition Jeep® models: the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Night and the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Backcountry.
September 1, 2015
Jeep® Grand Cherokee – the most awarded SUV ever and the vehicle that has long defined what a premium SUV should be – gets even better for 2016. For 2016, all gas V-6 and 5.7-liter V-8 Grand Cherokee models will receive improved fuel efficiency due to electric power steering, decreased tire rolling resistance and weight reductions with aluminum suspension.
September 2, 2014
Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT owners have come to expect – and appreciate – a vehicle that is powerful and refined, luxurious and functional, muscular and stylish.
October 22, 2013
The 2014 Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT has been named “SUV of the Year” by Esquire magazine in this year’s Esquire Car Awards. Vehicles considered for the 2013 Esquire Car Awards were required to be all-new, appealing to Esquire readers, stylish, a good value and most importantly, a vehicle you want to drive.
January 14, 2013
Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT owners have come to expect – and appreciate – a vehicle that is powerful and refined, luxurious and functional, muscular and stylish. For 2014, Grand Cherokee SRT checks all of those boxes – while also delivering unexpected delights.
November 30, 2012
The 2013 Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT8 is the most powerful, technologically advanced, high-performance Jeep® vehicle ever –– featuring a combination of Jeep’s legendary capability and utility, merged with the renowned advanced performance engineering from Chrysler Group’s Street and Racing Technology (SRT) team.
SRT Brand Takes its 2012 High-Performance Vehicle Lineup Across the Country for the Second Annual 'SRT Tour'
July 3, 2012
Chrysler Group LLC’s Street and Racing Technology (SRT) brand is hitting the road with its second annual “SRT Tour” featuring the entire 2012 vehicle lineup–including the 2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8, Dodge Challenger SRT8 392, Dodge Charger SRT8 and Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT8–visiting more than 30 locations over the next three months.
June 18, 2012
The international luxury lifestyle magazine Robb Report recently selected the Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT8 as one of the top performers in its annual “Car of the Year” competition, ranking the high-performance SUV from the Chrysler Group at number nine amongst new vehicles from around the world.
May 4, 2012
Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat and SRT brand vehicles won significant accolades this year at the Texas Auto Roundup hosted by the Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA). After a day of demanding driving at the Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas, journalists voted on their favorites and Chrysler Group secured eight of the possible 18 awards - the most of any participating manufacturer at the event.
February 16, 2012
The Chrysler Group’s Street and Racing Technology brand has launched a thoroughly revamped website, taking inquisitive visitors on an exclusive journey into the engineering labs, design studios and the factory floors for a closer look at the meticulous processes that occur throughout the vehicle development process.
Designed for Drivers: All-new 2012 Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT8® and Dodge Charger Named Two of Winding Road’s “Best Cars Of The Year”
January 18, 2012
Delivering performance, technology and handling capabilities that are among the world’s best, two of Chrysler Group LLC’s latest products – the all-new 2012 Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT8® and the new 2012 Dodge Charger – earned Winding Road’s “Best Car of the Year Awards,” an annual honor that recognizes the best driver’s vehicles in the market.
Chrysler Group’s Street and Racing Technology (SRT®) High-performance Vehicle Lineup Featured on Speed Channel’s ‘Test Drive’ on Sunday, Dec. 18
December 15, 2011
Tune in to the Speed Channel at Noon (EST) Sunday, Dec. 18 for the premiere of the latest episode of “Test Drive” featuring the entire 2012 SRT® vehicle lineup.
September 9, 2011
The Jeep® brand is in Frankfurt with four previews for the European public. The star of this year’s motor show is the high-performance SRT8® model of the brand’s flagship Grand Cherokee, powered by the all-new 6.4-liter HEMI® V-8 engine producing 470 horsepower SAE (351 kW).
September 1, 2011
The most powerful, technologically advanced, high-performance Jeep® vehicle ever – the all-new 2012 Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT8® – arrives later this summer with a combination of Jeep’s legendary capability and utility, merged with the renowned advanced performance engineering from Chrysler Group LLC’s Street and Racing Technology (SRT) team.
July 8, 2011
The most powerful, technologically advanced, high-performance Jeep® vehicle ever – the all-new 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8® will participate in the 2011 Bullrun road rally with professional race driver Robby Gordon behind the wheel. Not available until the third-quarter of this year, the 2012 Grand Cherokee SRT8 will be a stand out amongst the other entries typically consisting of exotic sport and luxury vehicles.
September 1, 2009
As the first four-wheel-drive SRT vehicle, Jeep Grand Chrokee SRT8® is the quickest, most powerful Jeep vehicle ever, offering astonishing on-road and all-weather capability and power. The specially developed four-wheel-drive system propels Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 from 0-60 mph in less than 5 seconds — quicker than the Porsche Cayenne Turbo and BMW X5 — 0-100-0 in low 19-second range and 60-0 mph in approximately 125 feet.
What's New for '09: 2009 Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT8®: Four-wheel-drive SRT Performance in Quickest Jeep Ever
September 1, 2008
Chrysler Street and Racing Technology (SRT) organization has demonstrated it knows no boundaries when it created the first four-wheel-drive SRT vehicle, the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8®. It’s the quickest, most powerful Jeep vehicle ever created, offering astonishing on-road and all-weather ability and power.
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