The 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 is One Quick-Handling 4x4

By: Peter Vallas - Published: Apr 23, 2011 • References: jeep and insideline
The latest Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 debuted at the 2011 New York Auto Show and quickly gained a lot of attention. This powerful SUV is the flagship model of the Jeep lineup.

The Grand Cherokee received a total makeover for the 2011 year and has already become a favorite SUV to drive for many consumers. SRT, Chrysler’s racing performance division, decided to give the new Grand Cherokee a power and visual makeover.

The 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 features a 6.4 liter-Hemi V8 engine that pumps out a massive 465 horsepower while still being able to save gas. The suspension has also been greatly improved for better cornering. The body has been lowered and received new lighting and exhaust treatments. If you want a fast and awesome-looking 4x4 to hit the hills, then the 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 will do just that.