Car reviews - Jeep - Grand Cherokee - SRT8

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Top^The Basics

Body Type: Wagon
Seats: 5
Series: WK MY18
Warranty (kms): 100,000km
Warranty (years): Five years


Aspiration: Electronic Fuel Injection
Bore: 103.9mm
Capacity: 6417cc
Compression Ratio: 10.9:1
Cylinders: 8
Engine number: J*C#####1
Engine type: V
Fuel type: Premium Unleaded 98
Litre: 6.4
Location: Front
Orientation: Inline
Valve desc.: Pushrod with VVT
Valves: 16


Drive train: 4WD
Shift position: floor
Transmission: 8-speed automatic

Top^Weight and Capacities

Approach angle: 17.9
Departure angle: 21.6
Fuel tank size: 91 litres
Towing capacity (with brakes): 2949
Towing capacity (without brakes): 750


CO2 Emissions: 327 g/km
EURO rating: 6
Fuel usage: 14.0 l/100km
Fuel usage (City): 20.7 l/100km
Fuel usage (Highway): 10.1 l/100km
Greenhouse rating: 3
Gross vehicle mass GVM (kgs): 2949
Kerb to kerb: 11.3m
Lock to lock: 3.4
Power (kW): 344
Power (RPM): 6250
Power to weight (kW/tonne): 109
Range: 506km
Stroke: 94.5
Torque (Nm): 624
Torque (rpm): 4100
Torque to weight (Nm/tonne): 226
Weight (kgs): 2289

Top^Wheels and Tyres

Front tyres: 295/45
Front wheels: 10/20
Rear tyres: 295/45
Rear wheels: 10/20
Spare: Space saver
Type: Alloy

Top^Dimensions (Exterior)

Boost type: Normal
Doors: 5
Ground clearance: 189.4mm
Height: 1749mm
Length: 4846mm
Ranp breakover angle: 16.6
Track front: 1640
Track rear: 1646
Wading depth: 508
Wheelbase: 2915
Width: 2154mm
Width (without mirrors): 1954mm

Top^Dimensions (Interior)

Headroom front: 960mm
Headroom rear: 990mm
Hiproom front: 1449mm
Hiproom rear: 1428mm
Legroom front: 1025mm
Legroom rear: 981mm
Luggage volume: 782
Luggage volume seats down: 1554
Shoulder room front: 1491mm
Shoulder room rear: 1474mm
Tow Ball: 160

Top^Basic Features

- Anti-lock Brakes
- Electronic Brake Force Distribution
- Hill Descent Control
- Hill Holder
- Limited Slip Differential
- Parking Radar
- Power Mirrors
- Power Steering
- Traction Control
- Vehicle Stability Control


- 12V Auxiliary Sockets
- 9 Speaker Stereo
- Adjustable Power Steering Column Tilt & Reach
- Climate control
- Dual
- Amplifier 1 Separate
- Any
- Armrest Front Centre
- Audio Aux Input Socket (MP3/CD/Cassette) Aux Input USB Socket
- Bluetooth System
- Cargo Tie Down Hooks/Rings
- CD Player
- Chrome Door Handles Interior
- Compass
- Cruise Control With Distance Control
- Cup Holders Front
- Digital Instrument Display Partial
- Digital Radio DAB+
- Dual Zone Climate Control Air Conditioning
- Electric Anti Glare Rear View Mirror
- Electric Seats Front
- Floor Mats
- Footwell Lights Rear
- Gear Shift Paddles Behind Steering Wheel
- Headrests Active Front
- Heated Front Seats
- Heated Seats Front & Rear
- Keyless Start Key/FOB With Proximity
Leather Gear Knob:
- Inserts in doors & Seats Partial
- Steering Wheel
- Leather Trim
- Leather Trimmed Dash Cover
- Leather Upholstery
- Map Reading Lights Front & Rear
- Memory Card Reader
- Multi-function Colour Control Screen
- Multi-function Steering Wheel
- Power Front Seats
- Power Steering Electric Assist User Selectable
- Power Windows
- Premium Sound System
- Remote Central Locking
Seats Driver & Passenger With Electric Lumbar:
- Ventilated Driver & Passenger Side
- Split Fold Rear Seats
- Sports Seats
- Starter Button
- Steering Wheel Heated
- Storage Compartment Centre Console Front
- Subwoofer
- Suede Look Interior Inserts
- Tacho
- Tinted Windows Extra Dark/Privacy
- Trip Computer
- Voice Recognition


- 20" Alloy Wheels
- Alloy Wheels
- Any
- Bi-Xenon Headlamps For Low & High Beam
- Body Colour Bumpers & Exterior Mirrors Partial
- Fog Lights
- Grille Black
High Beam Auto Dipping Active Cornering & Steering:
- Automatic light sensing with washers
- Electric Level Adjustment
- Illuminated Puddle Lamps Door Mirrors
- LED Daytime Running Lamps
- LED Fog Lamps Front
- LED Tail Lamps
- Power Door Mirrors Folding Anti Glare
- Power Tailgate
- Rain Sensing Auto Wipers
- Rear Wiper Washer
- Remote Fuel Lid Release
- Remote Hatch Release
- Spare Wheel Space Saver
- Spoiler Rear Roof Mounted
- Vented Bonnet
- Xenon Headlights


Airbags Driver & Passenger:
- Head for Front & Rear
- Knee Driver
- Side for only
- Any
- Collision Mitigation Front & Rear Low & High Speed
- Collision Warning Front
- Control Trailer Sway
- Dual Front Airbags
- Electronic Damper
- Electronic Stability Control
- Hill Holder
- Park Distance Front & Rear
- Parking Distance Control
- Rear Parking Camera
- Rear Vision Camera
- Seatbelt Adjustable Height Front
- Seatbelt Pretensioners Front
- Seatbelts Lap & Sash For All 5 Seats
- Side Airbags
- Traction Control
- Tyre Pressure Sensor
- Window Airbags


- Alarm
- Engine Immobiliser
- Keyless Start Key/FOB Proximity
- Remote/Keyless Central Locking With Key Proximity


- Any
- Brake Assist
Calipers Front 6 Spot:
- Rear 4 Spot
- Differential Rear Active/Electronic
- Disc Brakes Front & Rear Ventilated
- Drive By Wire Electronic Throttle Control)
- Engine Cylinder Shutdown Fuel Economy
- Independent Front & Rear Suspension
- Lane Departure Warning With Passive Steer Assist
- Launch Control
- Memory Pack Driver Most Vehicle Electrics
- Parking Assistance Automated Steering
- Performance Brakes


20" Alloy Wheels:
- Light-Weight Forged

- Satin Carbon

- Premium

- Signature Leather Wrapped Interior Package

- SRT Premium Package


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