Tag: V8

Want a V8 in Your Wrangler? Trans-Dapt Can Help

Trans Dapt Jeep YJ Engine Swap Crossmember Kits - Product Shot

Trans-Dapt, a company out of Whittier, California is now making a V8 engine swap crossmember kit, which they claim streamlines the conversion process to make the whole job rather easy.

  Comments | By - August 31, 2016

This Dakota Can’t “Jeep” Up with this SRT8

V8 Dodge Dakota Getting Beaten by Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 Featured

There’s no confusion as to which drag racer wins this match. The SRT8 Jeep runs away from the single-cab as if it were standing still. See for yourself in the video after the jump.

  Comments | By - July 24, 2014

What a Drag: One Wicked-Fast Grand Cherokee SRT8

1,000-HP Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 at Dragstrip

It’s official. I’ve now seen it all. I thought I had when the original Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 came out several years ago. It turns out I was wrong.

  Comments | By - May 20, 2014

Edmunds Reviews the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee Featured

Five stars in government crash tests, four trim levels (excluding SRT), three 4-wheel-drive systems, two suspension options, one vehicle.¬† Jeep’s 2014 Grand Cherokee. The 2013 Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Top Safety Pick offers a 290-horsepower 3.6-liter V6, but Edmunds¬†is more focused on its optional, non-SRT engines: a 5.7-liter HEMI V8 which cranks out 360 […] More »

  Comments | By - February 19, 2014