The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is an accomplished off the road vehicle that was previously named Jeep Hellcat. The good news is that it is quite affordable compared to the previous and competitive models. The 2017 model is considered to be the most powerful one and also the very first one to have the Trailhawk name and Trail Rated Badge on the left fender at the front.
Though all details are not released yet, some sources have confirmed that Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk 2017 will be more like Mercedes-Benz M-Class. One of the most attractive features would be driveline blast-proof against the huge engine’s torque bombs.
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk – Facelift Design:
The exterior is excellently styled with its body utilizing lightweight but strong materials and a large grille and bumper on the front. Available large air intakes will ensure the engine does not heat up. Led headlights and fog lights will be redesigned to enhance visibility.
Other features specific to 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk include a modern exhaust system, sharp taillights and a defogger having rain sensing wipers at the front. The existence of large wheel will help in various kinds of terrain.
As far as the interior is concerned, it is a family crossover that can comfortably accommodate around five passengers. The cabin will thus be very spacious and a lot like SRT except that now upholstery would have a new color and probably new seats too. To make more room, the front seat can be even folded.
The standard features include a huge a touch screen infotainment system, Bluetooth connectivity, USB ports, and WI-Fi. It further has a 506-watt premium sound system. The safety is also ensured with improved safety belts, airbags and a package of driving assists.
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk – Drivetrain:
Unlike the previous models, it is going to be powered by a 6.2-liter V-8 engine that can effectively generate around 707 hp and 650 lb-ft of torque that would be integrated with an 8-speed automatic transmission system. The engine is believed to be even better than in Charger and the Challenger. The model is likely to become the quickest crossover to 60 mph in the world taking only about 3.5 seconds or even less. This is even faster than BMW X5 which approximately takes 3.7 seconds.
To stay easy on tires and transmission, the top speed will lie in the range of 140 to 160 mph. This will ensure security and safety, especially if it is an all wheel drive.
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk – Release Date, Price, and Rivals:
The model is likely to be released at the end of the year, and the prices are thought to start from around $65,000. However, more details will only be known once it is released.
New 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is a complete package that will directly compete with BMX X5 M, Porsche Cayenne Turbo S, the new Range Rover Sport SVR and Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG.