Many will agree that the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT with a 6.4-liter HEMI V8 engine and 475 horsepower, is a beast on wheels. However, the evidence that it is only ‘baby’ comes from tuning house GeigerCars. This German tuner has introduced 2016 GeigerCars Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT with a whopping 718 horsepower and 572 lb.-ft. of torque.
This project is not the first in the series, when the vehicle comes to American-style, with HEMI engines. German GeigerCars created and 700-plus horsepower S550 Ford Mustang, supercharged C7 Corvette , and a Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 with 620 horsepower.
2016 GeigerCars Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Specs
Standard Grand Cherokee SRT runs naturally aspirated 6.4-liter HEMI V8 engine with 475 hp. Thanks to him, the vehicle arrives to 60 mph in 4.8 seconds. The GeigerCars a little ‘toyed’ with this beast and made it even more powerful. 2016 GeigerCars Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT uses the same engine as the standard Grand Cherokee SRT. The significant boost in output comes courtesy of a 2.9-liter Whipple supercharger, an intercooler, and uprated pistons. Significant improvements have been achieved by using the ECU upgrade and a larger oil cooler. In addition, improved the suspension, add the better anti-roll bars, and specially designed alloy wheels 22” with higher profile tires.
Vehicle weight exceeding 5,150 pounds or 2,335 kg. Thanks to these improvements, 2016 GeigerCars Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT reaches a speed of 100 km/h in 3.9 seconds, while the maximum vehicle speed 295 km/h or 183 mph. The design of vehicles adorned, and exterior matte color, covered with special matt foil.
Price of 2016 GeigerCars Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT
If the price of the standard Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT models, from € 66.900 add the sum of € 23.900, will be the proud owner of this monster with a whopping 718 horsepower. As a comparison of the prices of power and horsepower, can serve Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat. This model is sold in Europe for € 86,000 and has similar performance as 2016 GeigerCars Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT.