In the face of challengers like the Jeep Grand Cherokee (from $48,000) and an extremely competitively priced Land Rover Discovery (from $69,200), the Toyota Prado hasn’t had things all its own way recently in the large SUV class. Historically, the Prado has dominated the burgeoning segment, but ageing engines and pricing that has been creeping up [...]
I recently had the pleasure of spending two weeks and 4,000 miles on Rally North America in one of the greatest vehicles to ever come out of the US of A: the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT. It's comfortable, fast, and full of practicality. But how does it handle a road course, at 4,500 feet of elevation, when it's 95 degrees out? Let's find out. Read more...
A subtle power increase and new noise-cancelling technology headline the upgrades for the updated 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT. Jeep’s engineers have extracted an extra 10kW and 13Nm from the performance SUV’s 6.4-litre V8, pushing its peak outputs to 354kW at 6000rpm and 637Nm at 4300rpm. The Grand Cherokee SRT’s claimed 0-100km/h sprint time is [...]
As a brand within Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, SRT may have an uncertain future, but it's pumping out some seriously mean machines anyway. The supercharged Hellcat V8 may be gobbling up most of the headlines with its 707 horsepower, but...Show More Summary
Jeep's Grand Cherokee SRT8 has more grunt for 2015.
The Dodge Viper SRT has undergone a few updates for the 2015 model year. The car’s 8.4-liter V-10 gets some more power, and an enhanced Viper Time Attack model has been added to the lineup. Jeep’s Grand Cherokee SRT has also received some more power for the 2015 model year. The vehicle also benefits from some extra refinement and a new...
Despite the repositioning of SRT as an official tuner to Dodge, the awesome Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT isn’t going anywhere and to really send the message home the performance SUV has been given a power boost for the latest model year. Yes, our favorite Jeep muscles into 2015 with output from its 6.4-liter HEMI V-8 rising to 475 horsepower and...
Most significant changes: New appearance packages, noise cancellation for upper-crust trims, slightly more power for SRT Price change: TBD On sale: September/October Which should you buy, 2014 or 2015? Vast majority of trims unchanged, so 2014 Jeep's popular Grand Cherokee...
The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee has been recalled over a possible fault with the rear blinkers. According to an official notice posted to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s recalls website, the defect of the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee is that “the rear turn lamp outage detection system may not work in some vehicles”. The [...]
This poor motorist must have been having the worst day of his life, because it looks like failing to get his new Jeep Grand Cherokee out of a snowy parking space pushed him right over the edge and into a blind rage. Read more...
As a member of CarAdvice’s operations team I get the rare privilege of watching the ever-pleasing procession of new cars like the Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland come into our garage. However, my enthusiasm is usually short-lived because as soon as they’re in, they’re out – albeit in the capable hands of one of our journalists [...]
What's pushing sales of Jeep higher by almost 50% in 2014?
Commander, Grand Cherokee models prone to accidental shutdown, disabling airbags.
Vehicles Affected: Nearly 650,000 model-year 2006-07 Jeep Commander and 2005-07 Grand Cherokee SUVs The Problem: Chrysler said an outside force, typically the driver's knee, may move ignition key from the On position. This could cause the engine to stall, reducing...
The public might associated ignition switch recalls with General Motors - and with good cause - but that's not the only automaker calling its vehicles back in to fix that sort of issue. Last month we reported that the National Highway...Show More Summary
Older Jeep Grand Cherokees and Jeep Commanders may have a faulty ignition switch
I didn’t look at what model Jeep I was getting this week, so when I started my new 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee tester and drove it for the first time, I could tell something was different about it. I usually tune the satellite radio to channel 53 and listen to tunes as I drive. So […]
You may remember that Jeep's unusual fix for this recall involves fitting a trailer hitch. The recall of about 1.5 million models of the 2002-2007 Jeep Liberty and 1993-1998 Grand Cherokee over fuel tanks may finish far sooner than originally estimated. Show More Summary
Jeep has increased the price of every model in the Grand Cherokee range, with the flagship Grand Cherokee SRT receiving the largest price hike of $3000. Of the highly popular Grand Cherokee diesel range, the base Laredo model now costs $53,000 before on-roads, an increase of $2000. Show More Summary
The Jeep Grand Cherokee has been involved in yet another recall – this time over a potential fire risk caused by sun visor vanity mirrors. The recall – which is the eighth known problem for the Jeep Grand Cherokee since the start of 2013 (in Australia) – involves 895,000 vehicles worldwide, including both the Jeep [...]