The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk has been priced and we know a lot of the specifications. The supercharged Jeep is the talk of the town on automotive websites and it seems lots of people are looking forward to seeing what it is capable of. I count myself among them.
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk will go head to head against the Range Rover Sport in terms of cost and performance. Tentatively priced at around $110,000 in Canada, the Trackhawk is definitely and SUV for enthusiasts. But with 707 hp on tap, you will be able to make the most of every cent.
“The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk delivers astounding performance numbers, backed by renowned SRT engineering that combines world-class on-road driving dynamics with luxury, refinement and an array of innovative advanced technology,” said Mike Manley, Head of Jeep Brand – FCA Global.
“As the most powerful and quickest SUV, there is nothing else like the Grand Cherokee Trackhawk in the market, and with its starting price, there is no better value for a high-performance SUV.”
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk uses the supercharged 6.2-litre engine that is in the Dodge Hellcat models. It delivers 707 hp and 645 lb-ft of torque to all four wheels via a Torqueflite eight speed automatic transmission specially designed for the task. An uprated Jeep Quadra-Trac all-wheel drive system is also part of the package and comes complete with an electronic limited slip differential and active transfer case.
There is a lot more to the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk than just the engine and drivetrain.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk
As well as SRT styling and the usual luxury you get with a Grand Cherokee, there are some nice options available with the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. They include a dual panoramic sunroof, 295/45R20 Pirelli P Zero tires, gloss black alloy wheels, Bilstein adaptive suspension that is 25mm lower than regular models, new Brembo disk brakes and cold air intakes instead of fog lights.
On the inside, you can have the Signature Leather Interior Package in black or black and red, a 19-speaker Harman Kardon audio system, dual-screen rear-seat entertainment centre, Uconnect 4C with an 8.4-inch screen and Performance Pages info displays and a whole lot more.
The order books for the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk are already open with deliveries expected before the end of the year. Visit Parkway Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Mississauga, 2260 Battleford Road, Mississauga, ON, L5N 3K6 to see just what is possible with the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk.