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Old 01-15-2016, 02:59 AM
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Re: Jeep Grand Cherokee Hellcat

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A total of only 5,000 Dodge Hellcats have been sold, (ordered)...
As we speak, more than 12,000 Hellcats have been built (Challenger + Charger). Four months into the 2nd model year, demand is still extremely strong.

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Re: Jeep Grand Cherokee Hellcat

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WRONG.

The Range Rover Sport SVR and the Porsche Cayenne Turbo S both have actual Off Road features and capability. BTW, a simple Google Image Search shows that BOTH can actually go off road (unlike the Jeep SRT).

Range Rover Sport SVR:






Porsche Cayenne Turbo S:





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Re: Jeep Grand Cherokee Hellcat

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good for them

but its a useless pointless feature

the Jeep is still awd with locking rear diff

and that will get it as far as it needs to go off road, that video of the porsche above, a srt could tackle that easily



if i want to go off road ill buy an actual 4X4

if anything id like it even lower ex factory

i have had another softroader with single speed transfer case and less clearance than the srt and it did everything i needed it to, if i was tackling terrain that required lockers and lowrange, i sure as shit wouldnt be taking a 100k car there
But the fact it doesn't have air suspension that will allow you to raise the ground clearance is the real killer. If it had just that one feature I'd be seriously considering it for my next car.

To add some numbers:
Off road 2 setting for the Porsche Cayenne Turbo: 10.7"
Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT: 6.8"

That isn't a minor difference. That is a world of difference.
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Re: Jeep Grand Cherokee Hellcat

Hmmmmm, for the price of the Porche Cayenne Turbo, one could get an Overland and a SRT.
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Hmmmmm, for the price of the Porche Cayenne Turbo, one could get an Overland and a SRT.
Oooh...one for on road and one for off road. That's the ticket!!
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Hmmmmm, for the price of the Porche Cayenne Turbo, one could get an Overland and a SRT.
Oh, come on now. Will you stop with the practical financial thinking already!
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Re: Jeep Grand Cherokee Hellcat

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Hmmmmm, for the price of the Porche Cayenne Turbo, one could get an Overland and a SRT.
Not very useful for those of us who live in urban areas and pay for garage. I don't need two cars, I need one good one. Also, I spend 90% of my time driving to and from work - where I want the power of the SRT but the ability to tackle crappy conditions of the Overland (those of us in the Northeast are about to be killed by a snowstorm). Two cars isn't helpful for that.
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Re: Jeep Grand Cherokee Hellcat

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Not very useful for those of us who live in urban areas and pay for garage. I don't need two cars, I need one good one. Also, I spend 90% of my time driving to and from work - where I want the power of the SRT but the ability to tackle crappy conditions of the Overland (those of us in the Northeast are about to be killed by a snowstorm). Two cars isn't helpful for that.
I drove my 14 srt with roadmagnet drop springs and blackops lip kit in 18" of snow last winter. I went places that 4x4 trucks couldn't go. I actually gave police and neighbors rides up an 1/8 mule hill into our neighborhood that awd explorers, hondas, chevys and other vehicles could not get up. That was enough to prove to me the ability of the jeep srt in inclement weather or situations. Not one bit of damage...and anyone whos seen my truck will tell you it looks better than new. Heres a pic from the parking lot at work.
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Heres a pic from the parking lot at work.

What's all that fluffy white stuff on your SRT and everywhere else???
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What's all that fluffy white stuff on your SRT and everywhere else???
Scottina @ work.

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I drove my 14 srt with roadmagnet drop springs and blackops lip kit in 18" of snow last winter. I went places that 4x4 trucks couldn't go. I actually gave police and neighbors rides up an 1/8 mule hill into our neighborhood that awd explorers, hondas, chevys and other vehicles could not get up. That was enough to prove to me the ability of the jeep srt in inclement weather or situations. Not one bit of damage...and anyone whos seen my truck will tell you it looks better than new. Heres a pic from the parking lot at work.
What did the lift kit (I assume "lip kit" = "lift kit") involve?
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