2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Srt8 - Directed by the Jeep Grand Cherokee has been unveiled at the Detroit the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT , version Street and Racing Technology terrain of American origin. A beast, as we know, reach the European market with an engine but more contained than across the Atlantic.
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Srt8 photos
The United States will sell big big. 477 hp of power at 6,000 rpm with a torque of 630 Nm available at 4300 turns, extracted from an engine 6.4 V-8 HEMI allowing a towing capacity of 3266 kg , the representing an increase of 44% on the power that showed the previous generation. And all with the label Fuel Saver that puts the firm.
To achieve the promised savings, the transmission has been entrusted to a new automatic, fully electronic, eight relationships that has been designed and programmed thinking fuel economy. It also incorporates an Eco Mode that lets off half of the cylinders and still function with four for lower power consumption.
In the section of the management software, takes into account variables such as torque gradient, thegas blows , the longitudinal and transverse accelerations, grade changes, and detecting the detection friction reductions to map highly adaptive changes to the terrain. And those who want to flip the switch in manual mode, you can do it.
Other data are taken into account when carrying the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT to the field of Fuel Saver are controlling vehicle speed, the interaction with the electronic stability control and operating temperature.
However, it is early to say whether the innovations play in the American model, as the brand has not yet revealed any figures on consumption. To get an idea, announced the European version 14.1 l/100 km for the same motor, boosted to 468 hp with 624 Nm. Think we speak of a gizmo than 2,200 kg unladen mass.
In short, an SRT fledged appreciating market for large cars, in every way. If anyone thinks that moving a beast like this can take a toll on the time to stop, do not suffer. Brakes Brembo six-piston front and four behind riding are responsible for getting the full stop from 97 km / h (60 mph) in just 35 meters.