Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk sets new SUV speed record on ice
At the traditional annual 2019 "Speed Days of the Baikal Ice" Motor Sports Festival in Russia, the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk set the speed record for SUVs driven on ice.
According to data confirmed by the Russian Automobile Federation, the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk was able to achieve an average speed over a distance of 1 km of more than 257 km/h with a rolling start and an average speed starting from a standstill of more than 100 km/h.
The maximum speed on ice according to GPS trackers was 280 km/h.
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk backs up its claim as the most powerful mass-produced SUV in the world. Under the bonnet is a 710hp 6.2-litre V8 engine that allow the Trackhawk reaches 100 km/h in 3.7 seconds and a maximum speed of 290 km/h.