Jeep has launched two new limited edition Grand Cherokee models in Australia, called the S-Limited and S-Overland, priced from AUD $71,450 (USD $50,813) and AUD $82,950 (USD $58,992), respectively.
The first one is limited to 100 units and brings back the 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engine. It produces 347 hp (352 PS / 259 kW) and 384 lb-ft (520 Nm) of torque, and has a 7,716 lbs (3,500 kg) towing capacity.
Distinctive elements that set it apart from other Grand Cherokee models are the SRT hood, Granite Crystal and Black accents on the grille, several glossy black elements, Granite Crystal appliques, body-colored wheel arches, door handles and side sills, 20-inch wheels, silver ‘S’ badges and more.
Inside, the Grand Cherokee S-Limited adds Liquid Titanium accents, ‘Heritage’ leather trim seats from 25th Anniversary Edition and a dual-pane panoramic sunroof.
Powered by the 3.0-liter V6 turbodiesel engine, rated at 247 hp (250 PS / 184 kW) and 420 lb-ft (570 Nm) of torque, the Grand Cherokee S-Overland has an identical towing capacity to the S-Limited.
Special exterior updates include the Granite Crystal and Black grille, Granite accents for the body color fascias, Granite Crystal badges and accents, body-colored door handles and sill extensions, and ‘S’ badges. The model also comes with darkened lighting units, premium accent claddings, black roof molding and 20-inch wheels.
The cabin features SRT seats with black Nappa leather and black axis perforated suede inserts, suede door bolsters, black wood spears, bright pedals and a 19-inch Harman Kardon premium sound system.
Only 120 units of the Grand Cherokee S-Overland will be made.