Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Jeep Platform Discussion > Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 > WK2 SRT General Discussion > WK2 SRT Showoff

Join Jeep Garage Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #97  
Old 04-19-2011, 06:44 PM
dubwarren's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2014 5.7L WK2
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: VA
Posts: 1,098
Thanks: 0
Thanked 17 Times in 15 Posts
Rep Power: 0
dubwarren dubwarren dubwarren dubwarren dubwarren dubwarren dubwarren dubwarren dubwarren dubwarren
Wow. That is fire. Love it. Another home run for jeep. Damn. Fire.
__________________

__________________
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
Reply With Quote
  #98  
Old 04-19-2011, 06:47 PM
Knightrider03m's Avatar
Everyday I'm shuffling
My Jeep: 2012 3.0L
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: In the mud now
Posts: 6,128
Thanks: 13
Thanked 18 Times in 18 Posts
Rep Power: 323352
Knightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to Knightrider03m
Re: Here it is!!! 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 pics!

1st off, LOL at there being 18 members and 19 guests on this page right now

2nd, that thing looks horrid. I said months ago that they couldn't pull off the look with that body style and I was right. It looked like the SRT group just went and slapped a few items left over from other cars like the Jeep Compass, Ford Cobra, and Ford Edge. Then they just stuck on the LED strip like some aftermarket ricer would do. That huge lower grille dosn't go with the plane jane rear end.

3rd, if the gas mileage that Milous posted is true, the WK2 SRT8 is going to flop like the 1.5 year run of the Lincoln Blackwood. I would be shocked if they see mid 2013.

4th, for all of you guys that currently have the 1st gen SRT8 Jeep, don't worry your cars DO NOT look old. I would pick a high mileage WK SRTs well before I pick a new WK2 SRT.

5th, Jeep, you guys disappointed me big time.
__________________

__________________
-Marcus-
2012 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L V6 AWD White Suede
Current mods: 6000K HID low/hi beams; Passport 9500ix; Garmin NUVI50 5% Tint; Tinted Tails; Duel Exhaust; Debadge
Future mods: Lowing kit; Engine Tune; Black wheels; Monotone Paint Job
Reply With Quote
  #99  
Old 04-19-2011, 06:49 PM
hawkman996's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2008 6.1L WK
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Central Florida
Posts: 194
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 2102
hawkman996 is on a distinguished road
Re: Here it is!!! 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 pics!

Quote:
Originally Posted by BOYCHIKS View Post
Not feelings rims or the chrome lift gate!

Because there are no center exhaust, Chad will need to do that piece in Carbon Fiber
Me either Johnny.

Rear piece in carbon would be hot!

Looks pretty damn mean in black.
__________________
-Dave-
-------------------------------------
2008 Steel Blue 12.28@109 <old time....new times to come with LPM goodies
Motor......Mopar CAI/ 180* Tstat/ CMR tune/ UD pulley/ BT Catch Can/ Corsa/ Blue Tops/ AR headers/ LPM Ported heads, Intake, Cam/ 90mm TB
Handling...Eibachs/ Bwoody links/ Stage6 QA1's/ Vreds (275/315)
Ext./Int........MHP Billet Antenna/LED tails & Rear fogs/ Mopar Spoiler
Reply With Quote
  #100  
Old 04-19-2011, 06:49 PM
BOYCHIKS's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Richmond, VA
Posts: 1,847
Thanks: 0
Thanked 20 Times in 17 Posts
Rep Power: 301796
BOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Here it is!!! 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 pics!

Who will be first to get it and put 22" reps??
__________________
Johnny

'08 GC SRT8- Fully loaded, Red Rock, 11.80 @ 113- !
2.4 Whipple Supercharged, 80# Injector, KB Booster Pump, BorlaS, 4"Bwoody, DARK Led Tails, Black Chrome OEM wheels, NT05 275/315, RED FCF BlackOps Venom hood, BlackOps Red CF Rear Step, tons of Billet Tech, and more..

www.youtube.com/boychiks
Reply With Quote
  #101  
Old 04-19-2011, 06:50 PM
hawkman996's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2008 6.1L WK
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Central Florida
Posts: 194
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 2102
hawkman996 is on a distinguished road
Re: Here it is!!! 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 pics!

Those performance numbers posted on jalopnik worry me, hopefully they are wrong as this jeep would be no faster than the current gen?
__________________
-Dave-
-------------------------------------
2008 Steel Blue 12.28@109 <old time....new times to come with LPM goodies
Motor......Mopar CAI/ 180* Tstat/ CMR tune/ UD pulley/ BT Catch Can/ Corsa/ Blue Tops/ AR headers/ LPM Ported heads, Intake, Cam/ 90mm TB
Handling...Eibachs/ Bwoody links/ Stage6 QA1's/ Vreds (275/315)
Ext./Int........MHP Billet Antenna/LED tails & Rear fogs/ Mopar Spoiler
Reply With Quote
  #102  
Old 04-19-2011, 06:51 PM
BOYCHIKS's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Richmond, VA
Posts: 1,847
Thanks: 0
Thanked 20 Times in 17 Posts
Rep Power: 301796
BOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond reputeBOYCHIKS has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Here it is!!! 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 pics!

Or who will be first to do a center exhaust? We need a photoshop to see how it would even look....
__________________
Johnny

'08 GC SRT8- Fully loaded, Red Rock, 11.80 @ 113- !
2.4 Whipple Supercharged, 80# Injector, KB Booster Pump, BorlaS, 4"Bwoody, DARK Led Tails, Black Chrome OEM wheels, NT05 275/315, RED FCF BlackOps Venom hood, BlackOps Red CF Rear Step, tons of Billet Tech, and more..

www.youtube.com/boychiks
Reply With Quote
  #103  
Old 04-19-2011, 06:52 PM
Premium Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: brOOklyn
Posts: 1,240
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Rep Power: 2722
JoeSchmoe007 has a reputation beyond reputeJoeSchmoe007 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Here it is!!! 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 pics!

Meh. Probably still has shudder.

__________________
Reply With Quote
  #104  
Old 04-19-2011, 06:53 PM
GR33N D3M0N's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: down south
Posts: 5,469
Thanks: 0
Thanked 4 Times in 4 Posts
Rep Power: 14387
GR33N D3M0N has a reputation beyond reputeGR33N D3M0N has a reputation beyond reputeGR33N D3M0N has a reputation beyond reputeGR33N D3M0N has a reputation beyond reputeGR33N D3M0N has a reputation beyond reputeGR33N D3M0N has a reputation beyond reputeGR33N D3M0N has a reputation beyond reputeGR33N D3M0N has a reputation beyond reputeGR33N D3M0N has a reputation beyond reputeGR33N D3M0N has a reputation beyond reputeGR33N D3M0N has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via Skype™ to GR33N D3M0N
Re: Here it is!!! 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 pics!

it's not getting the 470HP?? nothing a tuner cant solve i guess
__________________
MOE
2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo (sold)
2011 Mazdaspeed3 w/tech package
Quote:
Originally Posted by CoopCooper View Post
Herpes is better than a Prius. Lol.
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
I really hope my next car has brembros and a panorama roof
Reply With Quote
  #105  
Old 04-19-2011, 06:53 PM
Scottina06's Avatar
JeepGarage Founder
My Jeep: 2014 6.4L SRT8 WK2
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Berea, Kentucky
Posts: 49,081
Thanks: 859
Thanked 933 Times in 667 Posts
Rep Power: 7717693
Scottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: Here it is!!! 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 pics!

I see 22" black reps and black roof
__________________
SCOTT
The HARDER you work...the LUCKIER you are!
2014 REDLINE red Jeep SRT "BLOODIED Edition" 1 of 1
2013 JKU Wrangler 10A-stormtrooper'ed, JW Speaker and more!
Previous JEEP rides-
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT-deep cherry
2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo-inferno red



Twitter-The_Jeep_Guy
Instagram-thejeep_guy

Reply With Quote
  #106  
Old 04-19-2011, 06:55 PM
Scottina06's Avatar
JeepGarage Founder
My Jeep: 2014 6.4L SRT8 WK2
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Berea, Kentucky
Posts: 49,081
Thanks: 859
Thanked 933 Times in 667 Posts
Rep Power: 7717693
Scottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond reputeScottina06 has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: Here it is!!! 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 pics!

Quote:
Originally Posted by hawkman996 View Post
Those performance numbers posted on jalopnik worry me, hopefully they are wrong as this jeep would be no faster than the current gen?

not me...the 2006 was 5.0 to 60 and 14 in the 1/4 according to the press releases
__________________
SCOTT
The HARDER you work...the LUCKIER you are!
2014 REDLINE red Jeep SRT "BLOODIED Edition" 1 of 1
2013 JKU Wrangler 10A-stormtrooper'ed, JW Speaker and more!
Previous JEEP rides-
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT-deep cherry
2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo-inferno red



Twitter-The_Jeep_Guy
Instagram-thejeep_guy

Reply With Quote
  #107  
Old 04-19-2011, 06:56 PM
moosehead's Avatar
Horseshoe for the Donkeys

My Jeep: 2011 5.7L WK2
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: CO Rockies
Posts: 3,168
Thanks: 217
Thanked 97 Times in 83 Posts
Rep Power: 1620678
moosehead has a reputation beyond reputemoosehead has a reputation beyond reputemoosehead has a reputation beyond reputemoosehead has a reputation beyond reputemoosehead has a reputation beyond reputemoosehead has a reputation beyond reputemoosehead has a reputation beyond reputemoosehead has a reputation beyond reputemoosehead has a reputation beyond reputemoosehead has a reputation beyond reputemoosehead has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Here it is!!! 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 pics!

i see my wallet getting lighter, again.
__________________
2011 JGC Oland Hemi / Borla Catback Proto / Hemifever Tune on DS Trinity / Flyin Ryan PTB / Volant CAI / Bwoody Sway Links / BT Catch Can & Underhood Kit / Jon's Tinted Tails / SRT8 Hood, Steering Wheel, Shiftknob, Pedals / Firestone Dest AT's & Winter 18's / Focal 165 Component Fronts, Alpine PDX 5 Amp, Rockford Fosgate P3 10" Sub & Fiberglass Enclosure / PS2 Grill, Mirrors & Liftgate Strip / Tow Hooks & Skids / JW Speaker LED Foglights / Debadged, Tint, Clear Bra / Sharkfin / Vled & Putco LED's / JRoll Uber-Tech Cabin Filter / RA & Yak Roof Rack / Lit Sills, Slush & Cargo Mats
Reply With Quote
  #108  
Old 04-19-2011, 06:59 PM
Marlin's Avatar
"The Aussie"

My Jeep: 1981 5.7L CJ
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Licmye Bawlls
Posts: 9,362
Thanks: 65
Thanked 16 Times in 15 Posts
Rep Power: 80981
Marlin has a reputation beyond reputeMarlin has a reputation beyond reputeMarlin has a reputation beyond reputeMarlin has a reputation beyond reputeMarlin has a reputation beyond reputeMarlin has a reputation beyond reputeMarlin has a reputation beyond reputeMarlin has a reputation beyond reputeMarlin has a reputation beyond reputeMarlin has a reputation beyond reputeMarlin has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Here it is!!! 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 pics!

I'm a little undecided on the looks. Initially I felt disappointement, but I'll let a bit of time go by to let all the subtle details sink in before passing judgement.
A couple of things DO stand out for me though;

1. The wheels are absolutley appalling, undersized, look like roller skate wheels, terrible to clean, and dwarfed by the tire.
2. I'm not completely sold on the front styling.... initially it's looking a little too "try-hard", but I can't quite put my finger on it.
3. The chrome in the liftgate is bad.
4. I think its great that it looks overall much more useable, a little more height will do wonders for sales.
5. The interior looks sex, but will show jizz stains badly. They may need to keep people out of them in the dealer showrooms
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The 2012 Grand Cherokee SRT8: New and improved Milous Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 474 02-10-2013 11:23 AM
2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 - My first PhotoChopped Render HEMISFEAR WK2 SRT Showoff 69 05-16-2011 12:01 PM
2012 Jeep SRT8 spy pics........ Scottina06 Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 72 04-03-2011 10:16 PM
2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8-debut Scottina06 Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 42 02-16-2011 08:38 PM
2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 is a GO! Milous Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 141 02-10-2011 02:08 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:06 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community