Can A Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Beat A Plane On Track: Video
This is definitely one interesting video where a Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT takes on a Plane on Track. Well! You read that right this SUV will take on a plane on the race track. Now that the Jeep brand has made their mark on the Indian market and already launched three new cars including the Grand Cherokee SRT this is definitely a instruction video which actually will give those an idea what the Grand Cherokee SRT is actually capable of.
Here in this video you can watch the Grand Cherokee which packs a V8 motor that packs about 461 Hp of peak power. The SUV has got four wheel drive and many other equipments which actually makes this SUV we ll equipped and appropriate for this battle. On the other hand you have actually got a single seater plane which according to the pilot packs about 107 Hp of peak power. Now although the power on the plane seems to be less compared to the massive power that the Jeep has but this definitely wont effect the race much because obviously an aeroplane will be lot faster than the Jeep because it obviously wont have much obstruction once it takes off from the ground.
Watch and enjoy the video because this is really an interesting video which I am sure all of you will enjoy watching.
Jeep Compass Spotted On Indian Road As Launch Nears
The upcoming Jeep Compass SUV was spotted in Mumbai recently by the Carwale team. The Jeep Compass SUV is one SUV for which many of the Indian Jeep fans are eagerly waiting for because this will be the cheapest SUV from Jeep which will set foot in the Indian market. Actually we are wrong this SUV will be manufactured in India itself which will be the main reason for its aggressive pricing. The car will be produced at the FCA-Tata JV’s plant in Ranjangaon
This new SUV will be positioned below the Jeep Wrangler available for sale in the Indian market. Because this will be produced locally thus expect the pricing to also be aggressive at the same time. The SUV will take on some rivals like the Hyundai Tucson and the Honda CR-V when it finally launched here in Mid 2017. Apart from these vehicles the SUV will also take on some big and bad SUV’s like the Ford Endeavour and the Toyota Fortuner.
The Jeep Compass SUV was already showcased at the 2016 LA Motor show and its exterior design has been heavily inspired from the bigger and more premium Grand Cherokee which too is available in the Indian market.
The Jeep Compass SUV will be available in the Indian market with both diesel and petrol engine option. While the diesel mill is expected to get the 2.0L, 4 cylinder, Multijet II turbodiesel unit while the petrol variant will most probably get the 1.4 Litre unit. Both the engines will be paired either to a 6 speed manual gearbox or there will also be an automatic gearbox as well on offer.
Jeep Compass Launching In Mid 2017 Few Important Thing That You Should Know
Fiat already introduced two of their most exiting products in the Indian market recently in the form of Wrangler Unlimited and Grand Cherokee. Both this SUV’s are priced at a premium which actually made them out of reach for many such Jeep enthusiasts who loved this iconic brand. But now it seems that Fiat has a solution for those who are looking out for a vehicle which is actually affordable and well within the budget of many.
Jeep has now decided to introduce the Compass SUV in India; this new SUV was already showcased in the markets of Brazil already and when it will be launched in the Indian market this will be positioned below the Jeep Wrangler. While for the other International market this compact SUV which is actually based on the same but reworked Renegade platform. You can expect high localisation levels as well from this new compact SUV which actually also indicated aggressive pricing as well. This will infact be the most affordable SUV of India.
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2017 Jeep Compass
Jeep has introduced their brands new global compact SUV Compass in Brazil and yes! For all your information this will make it to the Indian market as well. In other International markets the Compass has been positioned in between their entry level offering the Renegade and the Cherokee. According to Jeep this global SUV will be launched in more than 100 countries around the world and will be available with 17 different powertrain options depending on the region.
The new compact SUV promises uncompromised performance and also best in class 4x4 capability. While the fuel efficient powertrains under the hood will make sure that they do not burn a hole in the pocket either. The new SUV definitely carries a proportionate and authentic Jeep styling and the new compass SUV borrows some of its design elements from the bigger Grand Cherokee.
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2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee
All of you would already know by now that Jeep has entered the Indian market with two of their exciting new vehicles the Grand Cherokee as well as the Wrangler Unlimited.
As far as the brand Jeep in particular is concerned, quite honestly they do not need any introduction. This is the same renowned American automobile brand which is currently owned by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. Jeep brand solely relies on sports utility vehicles to carry forward their legacy. The American vehicle manufacturer showcased both their upcoming products at the 2016 Auto Expo where both of them equally attracted lot of attention.
Coming to the vehicle, the Grand Cherokee is one big brawny SUV which will go one on one against some of the other big players of the SUV game like the Audi and the Mercedes. So the most important thing is that whether this new Jeep Grand Cherokee has the Karizma and skills to take on the big German rivals?
Update31.08.2016:- Jeep has launched the Grand Cherokee in India along with the Wrangler Unlimited. We have updated the article accordingly
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2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
The brand Jeep needs no introduction and the nameplate itself has already given you all a clear idea exactly what we we will be talking about here. Currently the Jeep brand is owned by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and it offers five models however there are a total of 9 vehicles under the brand which includes some special and limited editions too.
The reason why we are interested in this particular brand is because Jeep has recently stepped in the Indian market after a long wait and as you already would have known by now that their Indian website has also gone live. Jeep as already planned has introduced three new products as of now which includes the Jeep Grand Cherokee, the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT and the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. The Wrangler Unlimited being the entry level offering from the Sports Utility vehicle manufacturer.
Now the reason why the Wrangler Unlimited is a practical model is because of the fact that it offers 4 door accessibility and a comfortable rear seat. The Jeep Wrangler definitely is not cheap here in India and thus people other than the hardcore adventure enthusiast who plans to buy this SUV will definitely look for comfort factors and practicality as well inside the cabin and that is exactly where the Wrangle Unlimited will be able to deliver.
There is no doubt in the fact that apart from a powerful diesel engine and an impressive offroad capability which no other car can match the Wrangler Unlimited also offers a refined interior at the same time.
Under the hood the 2016 Wrangler Unlimited gets a 3.6 Liter V6 Penstar Petrol unit for some International markets which is capable of producing an impressive power and torque amount however it is offered with a 2.8 Litre diesel engine for the Indian market.
Update 30.08.2016:- Jeep launched the Wrangler Unlimited in India today. The entry level offering prices and details are provided with this article
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The Iconic Jeep Enters India Launches Wrangler Unlimited & Grand Cherokee
The iconic American Jeep brand has finally entered the Indian auto market today with two of their latest offerings including the Wrangler Unlimited which is actually their entry level offering and the Grand Cherokee.
The prices definitely are a shocker because the entry level Wrangler Unlimited four door prices starts at INR. 71.39 Lakhs (ex showroom, Delhi). The Grand Cherokee Limited variant is priced at INR. 93.64 Lakhs (ex showroom, Delhi), the Grand Cherokee Summit is priced at INR. 1.03 Crores lastly the top end variant the Grand Cherokee SRT is priced at INR. 1.12 crore (ex showroom, Delhi).
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is made available in the Indian market only in the long wheelbase and ‘Unlimited’ grade. The Wrangler packs a 2.8 Litre CRD turbocharged, four-cylinder diesel engine which is capable of producing about 200 PS of peak power at 3,600 rpm and 460 Nm of peak torque at 1,600-2,000 rpm. The engine is paired to a 5-speed automatic gearbox. All the power from the engine is channelled to the four wheels of the SUV with the help of Command-Trac 4WD system available as standard.
As far as the styling is concerned the new Jeep still carries the iconic styling with round headlamps and 17 inch big wheels. Inside the updated SUV gets 6.5-inch UConnect touchscreen entertainment system, GPS navigation system, heated front seats, automatic temperature control and also tyre pressure monitoring system.
The Grand Cherokee on the other hand is offered with three trim levels which include the Limited, Summit and their flagship offering Grand Cherokee SRT.
Jeep’s India Launch Preponed
Previously we were informed that Jeep will launch their much awaited SUV’s on 1st of September 2016 in India. According to the reports Jeep will be launching three of their new products which includes the Wrangler Unlimited which will be their entry level offering for the Indian market followed by the Grand Cherokee and the SRT. But recently Jeep announced that they have preponed their launch date to 30th August 2016.
You all read that right! For those who are interested can actually book their favorite Jeep SUV from 30th August onward.
Coming to the products as already mentioned above Jeep will be launching three of their latest offerings in the Indian market as of now. The Jeep Wrangler unlimited which will be the brands entry level offering is powered by the 2.8-litre diesel motor which is capable of churning out about 197bhp of power and 460Nm of torque. The engine will be paired to a 5 speed automatic transmission which will send power to all the four wheels at the same time. The next vehicle on offer is the Grand Cherokee, this SUV is comparatively larger than the Wrangler Unlimited and is powered by a 3.0-litre turbo diesel engine which produces about 240 Bhp of peak power and 570 Nm of torque. The engine is paired to a eight speed automatic transmission. For those who wants the best out of the brand Jeep also offers DRT variant as well which is the flagship offering from the brand.
The Jeep SRT is powered by 6.4-litre V8 engine to churn out 470bhp of power and around 640 NM of torque. The same eight speed automatic transmission does duty on the SRT variant as well.
India Bound Jeep C SUV Unveiling Next Month What You Should Know
The brand Jeep is all set to enter Indian market towards the end of the month of August 2016 and initially they also have setup two separate dealerships as well which will sell their products. During the time of the launch Jeep will be introducing two of their latest products which include the Wrangler Unlimited and their flagship offering the Grand Cherokee which will take on some other big competitors of the game mostly German rivals. Both the products will be bought and sold via the CBU route as of now.
Now apart from all these Jeep also plans to introduce a third and completely new products which will actually be priced lower than the current products. Dubbed as the Jeep 551 or the C SUV, the compact SUV was spotted being tested couple of times and what is even more interesting is also the fact that the newest SUV which will join their lineup will actually be unveiled in the month of September 2016. This new SUV will be positioned just above the Renegade model and rumours are also that this will actually also be the successor to the Jeep Compass and Patriot SUV’s which are on sale in some other International markets of the world..
Finally! Jeep Launching The Grand Cherokee & Wrangler On September 1st
Finally! The wait is over; Fiat Chrysler will be introducing the Jeep brand in India on September 1st 2016. The iconic American SUV manufacturing brand will be launching two of their popular products sold globally in India as well. Jeep will be launching the Wrangler Unlimited variant and the Grand Cherokee as of now.
The Fiat Chrysler owned manufacturer already showcased these products at the 2016 Auto expo this year and now these products will be available for sale from the month of September onward. As of now both the SUV’s will be bought and sold here via the CBU route. The brand has initially setup their dealerships only in some of the Metro Cities but will later expand their reach all over the Country as well.
Apart from these existing products Jeep also has plans to introduce a completely new C-SUV which will be more affordable and will be produced locally in India which will help bring down the prices. The upcoming affordable Jeep C-SUV will most probably be priced below 20 Lakh mark and will be available with both 2WD and 4WD options as well
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India spec Jeep Grand Cherokee at a glance
American iconic SUV brand Jeep is all geared up to enter the Indian market. At the 2016 New Delhi Auto Expo earlier this year in February the automaker made its debut in India with three products which were Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, Jeep Grand Cherokee and the performance oriented Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT.
Although the auto manufacturer has been delaying the launches in the country, but recently Jeep has published the details of the upcoming Grand Cherokee in its official Indian website. The Grand Cherokee will be coming available in three different trims, which are Limited, Summit and the SRT. All these three models come equipped with two year unlimited kilometers of warranty.
Here we will take a close look at the Jeep models and their bits and facts.
Jeep Renegade Again Spied Testing
Jeep might be tight lipped about the launch of its entry level model Renegade, which is the smallest Jeep, but the Renegade has been spotted several times already on Indian roads. Recently a test mule has been spotted again near Mumbai. Although Jeep has plan to launch three models initially in the Indian market which are Jeep Wrangler, Jeep Grand Cherokee and Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT, but it is very much anticipated that the American automaker will launch the Renegade in the market which has business potential considering the Indian customer’s love for small SUVs.
The Jeep Renegade features a small compact yet muscular appearance. At the front fascia the car boasts teeth like grille with small but powerful headlamps. The power source for the car is a 1.4 litre and a 2.4 litre diesel engine. The spied test mule of the Jeep Renegade is powered by a 2.0 litre four cylinder diesel engine. The 2.0 litre variant is available in two different states of tunes, with one producing 138 hp of peak power and another churning out 168 hp of peak power. The transmission duty is done by a 6 speed manual gearbox and a 9 speed automatic gearbox respectively. Expect the Jeep Renegade to be priced around INR. 20 lakhs. The car would be taking on popular models like Renault Duster and Hyundai Creta in Indian market.