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Jeep Grand Cherokee 5.9 V8

(1997 model)

Brief specs of 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee 5.9 V8

5-door 5-seater offroad utility vehicle, petrol (gasoline) 8-cylinder 16-valve V engine, 5898 cm3 / 359.9 cu in / 359.9 cu in, 177.0 kW / 237.4 hp / 237.4 hp @ 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm, 454.0 N·m / 334.9 lb·ft / 334.9 lb·ft @ 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm, automatic 4-speed transmission, all wheel drive, 200 km/h / 124 mph / 124 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)JeepIssued from1997
ModelGrand Cherokee 5.9 V8Issued until1999
SerieGrand CherokeeNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerChrysler LLCCountryUS

Bodywork

Base platformZNumber of doors5
Bodywork typeoffroad utility vehicleNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4490 mm / 176.8 in / 176.8 inTotal (curb) weight1935 kg / 4266 lb / 4266 lb
Width1800 mm / 70.9 in / 70.9 inDry weight
Height1680 mm / 66.1 in / 66.1 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2690 mm / 105.9 in / 105.9 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1500 mm / 59.1 in / 59.1 inTowing weight
Track rear1500 mm / 59.1 in / 59.1 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance208 mm / 8.2 in / 8.2 inFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.6691449814126  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.57 m2 / 27.7 sq ft / 27.7 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders8
Engine TypeV engine Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore101.6 mm / 4.00 in / 4.00 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke90.9 mm / 3.58 in / 3.58 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.1177117711771
Fuel supplyDistributed InjectionEngine displacement5898 cm3 / 359.9 cu in / 359.9 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity736.96 cm3/cylinder / 44.972 cu in/cylinder / 44.972 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio8.7 : 1
SumpMax. output power177.0 kW / 237.4 hp / 237.4 hp at 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque454.0 N·m / 334.9 lb·ft / 334.9 lb·ft at 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)88.8 kW / 119.1 hp / 119.1 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output30.0 kW/l / 0.659 bhp/cu in / 0.659 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque77.0 N·m/l / 0.67 lb·ft/cu in / 0.67 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears4
Wheel driveall wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed200 km/h / 124 mph / 124 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio
Acceleration 0-100 km/h8.20 s / 8.20 s / 8.20 sFuel consumption, City (urban)26.1 l/100km / 10.8 mpg-UK / 9.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)13.3 l/100km / 21.2 mpg-UK / 17.7 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front225/70 R16Tyres rear225/70 R16
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Jeep Grand Cherokee 5.9 V8

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