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V6 or Hemi

I have a 2007 GC and plan on buying a new 2011 when my lease is up in Oct. Anyone have any info on the gas mileage of the two engine choices for a 4 wheel drive. I can manage about 18mi with a 4.7 driving it nicely most of the time
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Old 03-27-2010, 09:53 AM
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Re: V6 or Hemi

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Re: V6 or Hemi

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Old 03-27-2010, 10:32 AM
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Re: V6 or Hemi

the hemi with the MDS is gonna do pretty decent...probably around what yor getting with the 4.7. But I believe the new Pentastar V6 is in the 22-25 range with 280 hp....so 50 more hp from the V6 than you have now and 22-25 mpg's
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Re: V6 or Hemi

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the hemi with the MDS is gonna do pretty decent...probably around what yor getting with the 4.7. But I believe the new Pentastar V6 is in the 22-25 range with 280 hp....so 50 more hp from the V6 than you have now and 22-25 mpg's
More Hp with better mpg's sounds good to me. Kind of worried about the reliability of a new engine though.
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Hemi, gas mileage is important, but so is the towing capability.
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the V6 can tow way more with a better hitch...even the current 3.7 does.
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HEMI or GTFO !!! LOL
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A Hemi will tow 3-4,000 pounds with less effort.
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I don't have anything to tow so that's really not a concern for me.
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