Pricing and UK specification for the new supercharged Grand Cherokee Trackhawk have been announced by Jeep. Only 20 Trackhawks will be available this year, and with a starting price of £89,999 OTR for the high performance 4x4.
The supercharged V8 unit, delivering 710hp (522kW) at 6,000rpm and 868Nm of torque, is combined with an upgraded high-torque capacity TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission: zero to 62mph in 3.7 seconds, a top speed of 180mph, and a 62 to zero.
Driving dynamics and handling come courtesy of the Selec-Trac system with five dynamic modes and Bilstein active damping suspension.
The exterior of the new Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is amped with body-coloured flared wheel arches, a sculpted bonnet with hood vents and quad exhaust tips.
The signature seven-slot upper front grille is flanked by adaptive, bi-xenon headlamps that are surrounded by an LED character lamp treatment.
The headlamps on the Trackhawk model feature a unique Gloss Black background to accent their jewel-like appearance.
New 20-inch titanium finish wheels, revealing distinctive yellow Brembo brake calipers, complete the look, along with a ‘Supercharged’ badge on both front doors and a ‘Trackhawk’ badge on the boot.
Drawing inspiration from the sports world, the racing-inspired interior is designed to provide a comfortable environment.
Premium quality soft-touch materials is complimented by exclusive finishes and carbon fibre inserts.
The standard interior for the UK features Laguna leather seats with an embroidered ‘Trackhawk’ logo.
A new premium metal package is also standard and enhances the vehicle's interior with real metal accents. Active Noise Cancellation, leather stitched instrument panel, doors, centre console and armrest, Berber floormats with Trackhawk badge and 825 watt Harman Kardon sound system with 19 speakers including subwoofers are also included as standard.
A sporty dashboard features an 7-inch driver information display (DID) and an instrument cluster which features the tachometer in the centre and the 200mph speedometer on the left.
The instrument panel centre stack with new 8.4-inch Uconnect display features Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, as well as Trackhawk-exclusive Performance Pages that showcase immediate feedback on the car's performance.