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New to the forum, but long time lurker. How about the rims from the srt making it over to the overland? Great site by the way. My wife has a 13 limited and I'm looking at a 14 for myself.
Who is this guy!???.. GREAT FIRST POST!!! You sir are the winner!

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Rupbre is the SOLE winner.. *clears throat* Sorry guys. Lol..
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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Rupbre is the SOLE winner.. *cough cough* Sorry guys. Lol..
Hey, that's my second user-name..Nah, just kiddin..

This is such great news that I honestly don't care who guessed it right - although I'm very thankful that Rupbre guessed it right.

Now my follow-up question:

Will these Summit-wheels just appear to be the same wheels as those of the current SRT8 or are they exactly the same, meaning that the Summit will get these wide rear-tires/wheels, too?
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

hmmm Chevy are the current SRT rims going to shared between the SRT and Overland or are they being given to the Overland and the SRT getting something even more badass?
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hmmm Chevy are the current SRT rims going to shared between the SRT and Overland or are they being given to the Overland and the SRT getting something even more badass?
as far as I know, the SRT will indeed get new wheels - now, if they are more "badass" (even bigger, perhaps?) that I don't know.
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....and the SRT getting something even more badass?
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as far as I know, the SRT will indeed get new wheels - now, if they are more "badass" (even bigger, perhaps?) that I don't know.
It will be cool to see what they do with the wheels, as I think the current srt rims are pretty cool so I'm eager to see this!
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Hmm, good thing that I have to wait for a while before getting the new Summit. The news we got today (SRT8-wheels) will certainly move the Summit closer to the $60k-mark. Since I'm planning on ordering the Summit with the trail-package but certainly not wanting to miss out on the standard 20" wheels, this wouldn't have been cheap to begin with. Now, I might be "forced" to purchase the SRT8 wheels and tires as accesory - that's as expensive as it gets. Oh well, you only live once..
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Hey, that's my second user-name..Nah, just kiddin..

This is such great news that I honestly don't care who guessed it right - although I'm very thankful that Rupbre guessed it right.

Now my follow-up question:

Will these Summit-wheels just appear to be the same wheels as those of the current SRT8 or are they exactly the same, meaning that the Summit will get these wide rear-tires/wheels, too?
Glad you asked.. First, I haven't seen them on non-Summit Overlands. Second, as I stated, the features are similar. These wheels are polished aluminum, and obviously don't have "SRT" stamped on them. They look VERY close to the current SRT wheels. But when you look at them side by side you can easily see the differences.

Same with the NEW SRT wheel. At first glance they reminded me of the old '03 Ram wheels, but now I can see the subtle differences. And again, they do fit it quite well.
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Sorry guys, it's the only thing I could see on the srt that wasn't guessed already. Hope I can still come to the site.
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hmmm Chevy are the current SRT rims going to shared between the SRT and Overland or are they being given to the Overland and the SRT getting something even more badass?
Nope. No sharing.. WE my friend, are moving on. Lol..

I'd say the new wheel is even "badder ass" than the current wheels. Lol..

But like I said before, there IS another.. Yet to be mounted. I won't speak one THOSE at this time. (But notice I keep harassing Milous abt any upcoming special editions. )
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Hope I can still come to the site.
Hmm...well...OK
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