Goodbye Hemi V8 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT, Hi Electrification

Another bites in the dust, am I right? Every car manufacturer changes all or most of its range to electric vehicles. As emissions laws become more prominent, many powerful engines have no choice but to disappear completely. Next is the Hemi V8 used in the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT and Trackhawk models. Instead of 475 horsepower and 13 city mpg, Grand Cherokee owners will be switched to plug-in hybrid power with the Grand Cherokee 4Xe, or full electrification in the future.

Goodbye, Hemi V8 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT.

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk | Jeep

Jeep’s global product marketing manager, Jeff Ellsworth, spoke with CarsGuide about favoring electrified powertrains that replace V8 engines. When asked about roadside Jeep V8s, he said the following:

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