Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Australia launches Special Edition 'Blackhawk' Grand Cherokee
October 15, 2014 - Ready for the ultimate Blackhawk experience? The Jeep Grand Cherokee delivers. Premium black leather upholstery, heated front seats, and exclusive 20-inch black painted alloys are just some of the many standard features on this vehicle. Combined with gloss black grille, distinctive badging, and body colour rear bumpers with step pads, this Grand Cherokee edition will redefine what you expect from your all-terrain vehicle.
The 2014 Grand Cherokee Blackhawk limited edition is based on the Laredo 4x4 and adds, or substitutes the following equipment:
- High gloss black Jeep and Blackhawk badging
- Deep tint windows
- Neutral grey satin gloss tail light
- Body colour fascia
- Gunmetal headlight bezels
- Body colour grille with gloss black & platinum accents
- Black roof moldings (removes roof rails)
- Dual bright exhaust tips
- 20-inch gloss black painted alloys
- Black suede/leather seats with black stitching
- Heated front seats
2014 Grand Cherokee Blackhawks are available with two engine options with either a 3.6-litre V6 or 3.0-litre diesel coupled to an eight-speed automatic transmission on offer, costing $50,000 and $55,000 respectively.
Upgrades for the Grand Cherokee Blackhawk include beefy 20-inch gloss black alloy wheels, body coloured waterfall grille with black accents, Jeep badging roof mouldings, bright exhaust trims and the trademark Blackhawk boot badge.
Windows have a dark tint and tail-lights have a satin grey surround, while headlights have gunmetal-look bezels to set them apart from standard units.
Interiors of the limited edition Grand Cherokee have heated front seats covered in a combination of black suede and leather, and Jeep's Uconnect information and entertainment system is accessed through an 8.4-inch touchscreen.
2015 Grand Cherokee Blackhawk
Jeep Australia brought back the Blackhawk for the 2015 model year, same features and options as the 2014 models. The production run was limited to 800 vehicles for the 2015 model year.