Jeep SRT8 0-60 Test Results of Five Grand Cherokee SRT 8 Generations
Jeep has manufactured assorted types of vehicles. Among various types of Jeep’s vehicle, there are only several SRTs like 2006 Grand Cherokee SRT 8, 2007 Grand Cherokee SRT 8, 2012 Grand Cherokee SRT8, and 2014 Grand Cherokee SRT 8. Now, we would like to discuss about Jeep SRT 8 0-60 fastest time. Let us start with the oldest SRT 8, the 2006 Grand Cherokee SRT 8. 2006 Grand Cherokee SRT 8 by Jeep came with four available engines.
The four engines available for 2006 Grand Cherokee SRT 8 are including 4.7L V8 that produces 230 horsepower, 5.7L V8 that produces 330 horsepower, 6.1L V8 that produces 420 horsepower, and 3.7L V6 that produces only 210 horsepower. Each 2006 Grand Cherokee SRT 8’s time to reach 60 miles per hour is different, but the fastest time was 4.4 seconds. Now let us move to 2007 Grand Cherokee SRT 8. 2007 SRT 8 by Jeep came with various engines like 3.0L engine, 4.7L engine, and many more.
The fastest time taken by 2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT 8 was 4.6 seconds. After 2007 Grand Cherokee SRT 8, Jeep didn’t launch any other SRT 8 for five years. The next generation of SRT 8 was introduced as 2012 model. And then the next Grand Cherokee was introduced as 2014 model. Both 2012 Grand Cherokee SRT 8 and 2014 Grand Cherokee SRT 8 has passed the 0-60 test and both needed the same time, 4.5 seconds to reach 60 miles per hour.
There was a rumor said that Jeep is preparing the latest generation of SRT 8, the 2016 Grand Cherokee SRT 8. Also, another rumor said Jeep is going to introduce two models. Besides the 2016 Grand Cherokee SRT 8, seems like Jeep will also offer SRT 8 Hellcat that has higher performance. Both 2016 SRT 8 will come with bigger engines. Besides, Jeep is improving the running gear and the interiors of both 2016 SRT 8. If you’re interested to get 2016 SRT 8, you need to prepare at least USD 65.000. For the 2016 SRT 8 Hellcat, the price is starting at USD 80.000.
The new 2016 Grand Cherokee SRT 8 will come with 6.2L V8 engine that will produce 490 horsepower. This vehicle is completed with eight-speed automatic transmission. 2016 Grand Cherokee SRT 8 has passed the Jeep SRT 8 0-60 test and its fastest time is only 4.3 seconds. With its awesome engine, the top speed of Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT 8 latest generation is over 160 miles per hour. Are you ready for this new SRT 8?