2023 Author: Eric Donovan | [email protected]. Last modified: 2023-11-27 05:39
The Chrysler Group shows itself from the sporty side. For the Chrysler 300C and the Jeep Grand Cherokee, both get a more powerful version of the Hemi engine.
The Chrysler 300C and the Jeep Grand Cherokee will also be available as particularly sporty SRT models in the future. The manufacturer Chrysler announced this on Wednesday at the Nürburgring near Nürburg. Both vehicles will get a revised version of the so-called Hemi V8 engine, the displacement of which has been increased from 5.7 to 6.1 liters.
Chassis more tightly tuned
In addition, according to the factory, the chassis were tuned tighter, the brakes reinforced, the ground clearance reduced and the design modified with sills and spoilers. In addition, all SRT models will be equipped with new instruments and new leather trim in the interior.
According to Chrysler, the engine in the 300C has an output of 317 kW / 430 hp and a maximum torque of 569 Newton meters (Nm). Controlled by a five-speed automatic, it accelerates the sedan in 5.3 and the station wagon in 5.4 seconds to 100 kilometers per hour (km / h). The top speed is electronically limited to 265 km / h, Chrysler indicates consumption at 14.0 and 14.1 liters. According to the manufacturer, the prices for the sports models are 7,000 euros above the usual eight-cylinder models and start at 53,400 euros for the sedan and 55,800 euros for the touring.
Jeep celebrates its sporting premiere
The Grand Cherokee SRT-8 costs around 5,000 euros more than the previous top model, which, according to the manufacturer, is the first jeep in the sports division to be launched for 63,690 euros. According to the data sheet, the eight-cylinder has 313 kW / 426 hp and 569 Nm. The car accelerates to 100 km / h in five seconds. The top speed here is 245 km / h and consumption is 16.4 liters.
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