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Old 12-04-2012, 12:43 PM
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

That is why I am asking the question to Scott or Milous. I would be shocked as well for the SRT to get kind of mileage. What we truly dont know is what will the 8spd will do. Yes, we all can guess But if it were true, then the V6 might get 26-28mpg hwy... I can dream right? Lol
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Old 12-04-2012, 12:49 PM
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

I posted pretty clearly those were some number I HEARD! On my 2013 Jeep SRT...I have seen 22 mpgs depending on the trip and averaged 19 mpgs on a 6-700 mile trip that involved mountains, interstate, city...mixed. I know that Milous posted their goal is 30 mpgs for the v6 8 speed GC.
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Old 12-04-2012, 12:58 PM
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Thank you for clarification on this Scott. That would be great if the V6 could get that on the highway. Hopefully the city mpg will go up some as well
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

the stop/start will help in the city
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

30 mpg is the goal for the CRD (diesel), not V6. I think that's what I saw in this thread from Milous. Please go back and read it. post # 2836
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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Old 12-04-2012, 01:23 PM
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Still doesn't say that the V6 couldn't get 26mpg Hwy..maybe 18/26 for the V6?
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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Still doesn't say that the V6 couldn't get 26mpg Hwy..maybe 18/26 for the V6?
I'd say that's within reason. Again, we don't know what kinda bump the 8-spd alone will provide, muchless anything else. (ie. the more aerodynamic front fascia that ppl can't seem to hold their opinions on.)

Edit: And that's not even acknowledging the bump in mpgs the white paint is sure to provide.
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

I also heard somewhere that not only the white GC is faster, but the orange GC gets better mileage. Please have Ralph confirm.
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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the stop/start will help in the city
Can't wait to see when the SRT starts up at a stoplight and everyone looks.
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

^^^ (4jeepdiesel) I JUST edited my post! Lol.. You beat me to it!
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

I didn't think there was anything faster than white lightning?? But orange is BLAZING fast....
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