When it comes to world class, the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Hellcat defines new limits. The car that has received the most recognition worldwide, one of Jeeps spectacular brands the Cherokee will in no way disappoint an SUV enthusiast.
Hellcat versions are premium versions of normal day to day Jeeps and the Cherokee Hellcat does not under perform when it comes to premium features it offers. The Jeep attracts not only off road 4X4 enthusiasts but also the calm and collected car owners.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Hellcat – Exterior and Interior Design
From the word go, the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Hellcat is a beauty, a masterpiece in its own way. The interior comes with a track inspired setting and you would immediately experience the premium features it has on offer. The Leather interior comes in black or dark ruby red, a colour that commands power. You also get an option of an all Laguna leather interior.
The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Hellcat has been plastered almost everywhere to remind you just in case you forget that this is no ordinary Jeep. The sporty feel continues with the steering given a flat bottom to enhance usability. Jeep has maintained the 7-inch digital display and the graphics are as crisp as ever. The screen also gives the driver G-force feedback enhancing the ultimate driver experience.
The interior is spacious. The leather seats have an evident silver stitching, the door panels are leather wrapped while the dashboard is leather strapped. The several bulls that gave their life did not do so in vain. The exterior is as glamorous as the interior is glossy.
You get to choose from a variety of 8 different colours with red velvet pearl standing out. The Goliath 20 inch five spoke wheels are polished in satin chrome. The Brembo anti-lock brake system disks are very much visible from the outside. The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Hellcat offers a panoramic sunroof while its headlights have advanced LED daytime lamps, bi-xenon and fog lights. The front on the other end is all blacked out.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Hellcat – Engine and Performance
Jeep has fitted the 2018 Jeep Cherokee SRT Hellcat with a V8 6.0-liter engine that bellows out 475 hp which is by far no mean feat for an SUV. To back up its performance, they have installed a launch control button to ensure maximum acceleration off the line. It comes with an 8-speed automatic gear box. Jeep has the 2018 Cherokee SRT Hellcat in only 4-wheel-drive to ensure it can conquer the tough terrain it boasts of.
The performance of the Cherokee can be adjusted internally to either Eco mode or fuel mode to ensure that the Jeep remains environmentally friendly. You also get driving options which include; Sport, Snow, Track, Tow and auto. A choice of which will modify the suspensions, adjust power to the wheels and improve cornering based on the mode you would select.
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Hellcat – Price and Release Date
Since the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Hellcat is a premium brand, you would expect prices to start from $66,895. This is relatively cheap considering the premium quality features it offers. Also, bear in mind that the Cherokee is destined to compete with the likes or Range Rover Sport and the Jaguar F-Pace thus prices are expected to be relatively similar.
The Cherokee is quite the performance car and it will definitely blow your mind away with its hard to match quality and handling. Expected release date should be somewhere in the last quarter of 2017 thus keep your eyes open and focus on its arrival, especially if you are an SUV enthusiast.