So far, the most powerful version of the Jeep SUV, Grand Cherokee, will be presented at the 2017 New York Auto Show. The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk debut in New York, while the promotional photos and videos are already available on the Internet. This model will take place over the version of the SRT logo. Sales will begin in the last quarter of 2017. The price for this model is more than $ 80,000. Some sources claim that this figure will reach even entire $ 85,000.
Arrival of the new model coincides with the celebration of the 75th Anniversary company. Also, Trackhawk comes immediately before the presentation of the arrival of a new generation of Jeep Grand Cherokee models. And recall that there was a lot of controversy over the fate of this model. Some information indicated that this model will ever go into production. However, all doubts are removed. 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk will debut in New York, and the fastest buyers will be able to drive it even in 2017 year.
Grand Cherokee Trackhawk was announced as the high-performance SUV. This is no accident. Under its hood is placed Hellcat engine, the same one that drives the Dodge Challenger and Charger Hellcat models. This HEMI engine with 6.2-liter delivers 707 horsepower output and 645 lb-ft of torque, the aforementioned models. The motor is combined with the 8-speed transmission and TorqueFlite AWD.
According to earlier announcements, it was expected that this engine is de-tuned, in order to be adequate for the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. However, nothing came of it, but if the engine will arrive here in its original version. The maximum power and maximum torque are a winning combination.
Hellcat engine enables acceleration from 0 to 60 mph in only 3.5 seconds. We should add that the time it takes to cross the Grand Cherokee Trackhawk ¼ mile is 11.6 seconds. It should be noted that the maximum speed, which is developing this model, 180 mph or 290 km / h.
Design and Construction
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk everything, just not an ordinary Grand Cherokee. This model has received a modified suspension, drive to all four wheels, and Brembo brakes.
The vehicle is characterized by massive alloy wheels of 20 inches. On the front side of the vehicle are noticeable large air vents in order to ‘beast under the hood’ could ‘breathe’. On the back side is dominated by black exhaust pipes. The vehicle’s exterior is decorated with “Trackhawk” and “Supercharged” tags.
Some of the differences compared to the standard model, and are visible in the interior of the vehicle. First of all, there are sports seats, and Uconnect touch display of 8.4 inches. This display is connected with Uconnect system, which is compatible with Apple and Android CarPlay Auto.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk Price
Is the price for such a vehicle, at all important? We have already mentioned that sales will start before the end of 2017. Proud owners will enjoy his new pet for only $ 85,000. We would like that we are one of them.